All I knew about Moldova were the names of eleven men printed on the inside back pages of my newspaper. None of them sounded to me like they were any good at tennis... An eccentric wager finds Tony Hawks, a man who loves an unusual challenge, bound for the little-known Eastern European state of Moldova. His mission: to track down members of the country''s football team and persuade them to play him at tennis. The bizarre quest ultimately has little to do with tennis or football, but instead..
''An enchanting debut'' Woman''s Own November 1942 Dear Elizabeth, I''ve got myself a new project, to cheer myself up a bit. It has absolutely nothing to do with the war..В корзину Подробнее
Elena Ferrante returns to the tale at the center of the novel she considers to be a turning point in her development as a writer: The Lost Daughter. But this time the story takes..В корзину Описание
A little over a year ago, Travis McKinley, an unknown rookie, shocked the world by winning the US Senior Open at Pebble Beach. Now he''s famous, he makes his living playing the..В корзину Описание
Incidents at the Shrine is the first collection of stories by the author of 1991 Booker Prize-winning novel, The Famished Road. Whether the subject is a child''s eye view of the..В корзину Подробнее