After 20 years as a London-based reporter, American journalist Bryson set out to retrace a youthful European backpacking trip, from arctic Norway''s northern lights to romantic Capri and the "collective delirium" of Istanbul. Descriptions of historic and artistic sights in the Continent''s capitals are cursory; Bryson prefers lesser-known locales, whose peculiar flavor he skillfully conveys in anecdotes that don''t scant the seamy side and often portray eccentric characters encountered..
Rose Feller is thirty years old, a high-powered attorney, with a secret passion for romance novels, an exercise regime she''s going to start next week, and dreams of a man who..В корзину Подробнее
Controversial and compelling, "In Cold Blood" reconstructs the murder in 1959 of a Kansas farmer, his wife and both their children. Truman Capote''s comprehensive study of the..Описание
Three Cynster sisters have been holding out for their heroes, but now, determined to take matters into their own hands, they begin to actively search for suitable husbands in the..Подробнее
In these three darkly imagined novellas of family life, both cruelty and love dominate relationships between husband and wife, mother and child. Here an ageing poet exploited by..В корзину Описание