In this mesmerising, funny, chilling novel, the setting is a small town in the 1940s Midwest, the subject the heart of a wounded and ferociously moralistic young woman. When She Was still a child, Lucy Nelson had her alcoholic failure of a father thrown in jail. Ever since then she has been trying to reform the men around her, even if that ultimately means destroying herself in the process. With his unerring portraits of Lucy and her hapless, childlike husband, Roy, Roth has created an..
Предлагаемый читателям психологический роман "Великий Гэтсби" (1925) нравственно развенчивает безоглядное восприятие "американской мечты" - идеи социального..Купить Подробнее
Jane Eyre has always been alone in the world. When she finds work as a governess at Thornfield Hall, her life starts to change - for the better. But what are..Купить Детально
Mr and Mrs Bennet have five daughters. All оf them are young, most оf them are beautiful and, most importantly, all of them are unmarried. When Mr Bingley and..Купить Описание
Christmas at Battersea: True Stories of Miracles and Hope is full of heart-warming festive tales about the bond between man and animal, from Battersea Dogs and..Купить Подробнее
Another brilliantly funny new work from the Queen of the Quip; the author of the Sunday Times bestseller How to Kill Your Husband (and other handy household..Купить Описание
When Henry Dashwood dies, his wife and three daughters, Elinor, Marianne and Margaret, have to leave their family home and move to Devon. There Marianne meets..Купить Детально