. .
Deutsch
Deutschland
Ähnliche Bücher
Weitere, andere Bücher, die diesem Buch sehr ähnlich sein könnten:
Buch verkaufen
Anbieter, die das Buch mit der ISBN 9785551120520 ankaufen:
Suchtools
Anmelden

Anmelden mit Facebook:

Registrieren
Passwort vergessen?


Such-Historie
Merkliste
Links zu eurobuch.com

Dieses Buch teilen auf…
Buchtipps
Aktuelles
Tipp von eurobuch.com
FILTER
- 0 Ergebnisse
Kleinster Preis: 8,43 €, größter Preis: 46,48 €, Mittelwert: 27,77 €
Kissing in Manhattan - John Calvin, David Schickler
Vergriffenes Buch, derzeit bei uns nicht verfügbar.
(*)
John Calvin, David Schickler:
Kissing in Manhattan - Taschenbuch

2007, ISBN: 555112052X

Paperback, [EAN: 9785551120520], Dell Publishing Company, Dell Publishing Company, Book, [PU: Dell Publishing Company], Dell Publishing Company, David Schickler's debut seems at first to be a lot of fun: a gaggle of young Manhattanites with fancy jobs and fine educations chase each other around town, falling in love or not. In a series of linked stories, Schickler gives us a perverted heiress; a bumbling schoolteacher whose teenage student proposes marriage to him; a bad comic who finds his métier in off-off-Broadway theater. The writing is cool and a bit willfully naive: "Rally McWilliams was profoundly lonely," begins the title story. "She wanted to believe that she had a soul mate, a future spouse gestating somewhere in Nepal or the Australian Outback. But in Manhattan, where Rally lived, all she found were guys." The mood turns dark, however, with the introduction of Patrick, a thirtysomething Wall Street trader who collects women and spends his evenings tying them up in his room. In short order the book's easy comedy is torqued into something more dramatic by Patrick's descent into violence. That Schickler doesn't play to his strengths is not necessarily a bad thing: one admires a writer who reaches beyond facility to something more difficult. But the transition from lighthearted sexual ronde to dirty realism is a bit bumpy. On the other hand, the novel's picture of a dark, desire-ridden Manhattan is an attractively seductive slice of escapism. The linked-stories format gives rise to a feeling of multiplicity, which is just the right tone for a book about a city crowded with pleasures. Describing James, a love-struck young accountant, Schickler writes: "His mind tonight was on the fine and the illicit pleasures of the planet, on their merits and dispersement. Some people cut daisies, thought James. Some visit Wales, or choose cocaine, or dig latrines for the poor and the weak." Everyone, it seems, is after something different. But it's desire itself that interests the author of Kissing in Manhattan. --Claire Dederer, 2205888011, Custom Stores, 7187330011, Amazon Publishing, 13901671, Audiobooks, 14244971, Bargain Books, 13621591, Boxed Sets, 194725011, Canada Day Deals, 377366011, Christian Living Store, 263003011, For Dummies Store, 2354164011, Formats, 714830011, Kids & Family Store, 370821011, Qualifying Textbooks - Fall 2007, 1040638, Specialty Stores, 916520, Books, 933200, Short Stories & Anthologies, 933204, Anthologies, 927790, Literature & Fiction, 927726, Subjects, 916520, Books, 2056047011, Literary, 927790, Literature & Fiction, 927726, Subjects, 916520, Books

gebrauchtes bzw. antiquarisches Buch Amazon.ca
greatbuy_books_usa
Gebraucht Versandkosten:Usually ships within 1 - 2 business days, zzgl. Versandkosten
Details...
(*) Derzeit vergriffen bedeutet, dass dieser Titel momentan auf keiner der angeschlossenen Plattform verfügbar ist.
Kissing in Manhattan - John Calvin, David Schickler
Vergriffenes Buch, derzeit bei uns nicht verfügbar.
(*)
John Calvin, David Schickler:
Kissing in Manhattan - Taschenbuch

ISBN: 555112052X

Paperback, [EAN: 9785551120520], Dell Publishing Company, Dell Publishing Company, Book, [PU: Dell Publishing Company], Dell Publishing Company, David Schickler's debut Kissing in Manhattan seems at first to be a lot of fun: a gaggle of young Manhattanites with fancy jobs and fine educations chase each other around town, falling in love--or not as the case may be. In a series of linked stories, Schickler gives us a perverted heiress; a bumbling schoolteacher whose teenage student proposes marriage to him, a bad comic who finds his metier in off-off-Broadway theatre. The writing is somewhat willfully naïve: "Rally McWilliams was profoundly lonely", begins the title story. "She wanted to believe that she had a soul mate, a future spouse gestating somewhere in Nepal or the Australian Outback. But in Manhattan, where Rally lived, all she found were guys." The mood turns dark, however, with the introduction of Patrick, a 30ish Wall Street trader who collects women and spends his evenings tying them up in his room. In short order the book's easy comedy torques into something more dramatic by Patrick's descent into violence. That Schickler doesn't play to his strengths is not necessarily a bad thing: one admires a writer who reaches beyond facility to something more difficult. But the transition from light-hearted sexual commentary to dirty realism is a bit bumpy. On the other hand, the novel's picture of a dark, desire-ridden Manhattan is an attractively seductive slice of escapism. The linked-stories format gives rise to a feeling of multiplicity, which is just the right tone for a book about a city crowded with pleasures. Describing James, a lovestruck young accountant, Schickler writes: His mind tonight was on the fine and the illicit pleasures of the planet, on their merits and dispersement. Some people cut daisies, thought James. Some visit Wales, or choose cocaine, or dig latrines for the poor and the weak. Everyone, it seems, is after something different. But it's desire itself that interests the author of Kissing in Manhattan. --Claire Dederer, Amazon.com , 275380, Short Stories, 62, Fiction, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books, 590760, Women Writers & Fiction, 426305031, Lesbian, 590900, Short Stories, 426314031, Women's Literary Fiction, 426315031, Women's Popular Fiction, 62, Fiction, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books, 590934, Literary Fiction, 62, Fiction, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books

gebrauchtes bzw. antiquarisches Buch Amazon.co.uk
owlsmart_usa
Gebraucht Versandkosten:Europa Zone 1: GBP 5,48 pro Produkt. (EUR 6.75)
Details...
(*) Derzeit vergriffen bedeutet, dass dieser Titel momentan auf keiner der angeschlossenen Plattform verfügbar ist.
Kissing in Manhattan - John Calvin, David Schickler
Vergriffenes Buch, derzeit bei uns nicht verfügbar.
(*)
John Calvin, David Schickler:
Kissing in Manhattan - Taschenbuch

2002, ISBN: 555112052X

Paperback, [EAN: 9785551120520], Dell Publishing Company, Dell Publishing Company, Book, [PU: Dell Publishing Company], 2002-08-27, Dell Publishing Company, David Schickler's debut Kissing in Manhattan seems at first to be a lot of fun: a gaggle of young Manhattanites with fancy jobs and fine educations chase each other around town, falling in love--or not as the case may be. In a series of linked stories, Schickler gives us a perverted heiress; a bumbling schoolteacher whose teenage student proposes marriage to him, a bad comic who finds his metier in off-off-Broadway theatre. The writing is somewhat willfully naïve: "Rally McWilliams was profoundly lonely", begins the title story. "She wanted to believe that she had a soul mate, a future spouse gestating somewhere in Nepal or the Australian Outback. But in Manhattan, where Rally lived, all she found were guys." The mood turns dark, however, with the introduction of Patrick, a 30ish Wall Street trader who collects women and spends his evenings tying them up in his room. In short order the book's easy comedy torques into something more dramatic by Patrick's descent into violence. That Schickler doesn't play to his strengths is not necessarily a bad thing: one admires a writer who reaches beyond facility to something more difficult. But the transition from light-hearted sexual commentary to dirty realism is a bit bumpy. On the other hand, the novel's picture of a dark, desire-ridden Manhattan is an attractively seductive slice of escapism. The linked-stories format gives rise to a feeling of multiplicity, which is just the right tone for a book about a city crowded with pleasures. Describing James, a lovestruck young accountant, Schickler writes: His mind tonight was on the fine and the illicit pleasures of the planet, on their merits and dispersement. Some people cut daisies, thought James. Some visit Wales, or choose cocaine, or dig latrines for the poor and the weak. Everyone, it seems, is after something different. But it's desire itself that interests the author of Kissing in Manhattan. --Claire Dederer, Amazon.com, 275380, Short Stories, 62, Fiction, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books, 590934, Literary Fiction, 62, Fiction, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books

Neues Buch Amazon.co.uk
rbmbooks
, Neuware Versandkosten:Europa Zone 1: GBP 5,48 pro Produkt.. Usually dispatched within 1-2 business days (EUR 4.80)
Details...
(*) Derzeit vergriffen bedeutet, dass dieser Titel momentan auf keiner der angeschlossenen Plattform verfügbar ist.
Kissing in Manhattan - John Calvin, David Schickler
Vergriffenes Buch, derzeit bei uns nicht verfügbar.
(*)
John Calvin, David Schickler:
Kissing in Manhattan - Taschenbuch

2002, ISBN: 555112052X

Paperback, [EAN: 9785551120520], Dell Publishing Company, Dell Publishing Company, Book, [PU: Dell Publishing Company], 2002-08-27, Dell Publishing Company, David Schickler's debut Kissing in Manhattan seems at first to be a lot of fun: a gaggle of young Manhattanites with fancy jobs and fine educations chase each other around town, falling in love--or not as the case may be. In a series of linked stories, Schickler gives us a perverted heiress; a bumbling schoolteacher whose teenage student proposes marriage to him, a bad comic who finds his metier in off-off-Broadway theatre. The writing is somewhat willfully naïve: "Rally McWilliams was profoundly lonely", begins the title story. "She wanted to believe that she had a soul mate, a future spouse gestating somewhere in Nepal or the Australian Outback. But in Manhattan, where Rally lived, all she found were guys." The mood turns dark, however, with the introduction of Patrick, a 30ish Wall Street trader who collects women and spends his evenings tying them up in his room. In short order the book's easy comedy torques into something more dramatic by Patrick's descent into violence. That Schickler doesn't play to his strengths is not necessarily a bad thing: one admires a writer who reaches beyond facility to something more difficult. But the transition from light-hearted sexual commentary to dirty realism is a bit bumpy. On the other hand, the novel's picture of a dark, desire-ridden Manhattan is an attractively seductive slice of escapism. The linked-stories format gives rise to a feeling of multiplicity, which is just the right tone for a book about a city crowded with pleasures. Describing James, a lovestruck young accountant, Schickler writes: His mind tonight was on the fine and the illicit pleasures of the planet, on their merits and dispersement. Some people cut daisies, thought James. Some visit Wales, or choose cocaine, or dig latrines for the poor and the weak. Everyone, it seems, is after something different. But it's desire itself that interests the author of Kissing in Manhattan. --Claire Dederer, Amazon.com, 275380, Short Stories, 62, Fiction, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books, 590934, Literary Fiction, 62, Fiction, 1025612, Subjects, 266239, Books

gebrauchtes bzw. antiquarisches Buch Amazon.co.uk
owlsmart_usa
Gebraucht Versandkosten:Europa Zone 1: GBP 5,48 pro Produkt.. Usually dispatched within 1-2 business days (EUR 4.80)
Details...
(*) Derzeit vergriffen bedeutet, dass dieser Titel momentan auf keiner der angeschlossenen Plattform verfügbar ist.
Kissing in Manhattan - John Calvin
Vergriffenes Buch, derzeit bei uns nicht verfügbar.
(*)
John Calvin:
Kissing in Manhattan - Taschenbuch

ISBN: 9785551120520

ID: 9785551120520

Kissing in Manhattan Kissing-in-Manhattan~~John-Calvin Music And Dance>Dance>Dance Paperback, Dell Publishing

Neues Buch Barnesandnoble.com
new Versandkosten:zzgl. Versandkosten
Details...
(*) Derzeit vergriffen bedeutet, dass dieser Titel momentan auf keiner der angeschlossenen Plattform verfügbar ist.

Details zum Buch
Kissing in Manhattan
Autor:

Calvin, John; David Schickler; Schickler, David

Titel:

Kissing in Manhattan

ISBN-Nummer:

David Schickler is a graduate of the Columbia M.F.A. program. He lives in New York. His stories have appeared in "The New Yorker," "Tin House" and "Zoetrope." "From the Hardcover edition."

Detailangaben zum Buch - Kissing in Manhattan


EAN (ISBN-13): 9785551120520
ISBN (ISBN-10): 555112052X
Gebundene Ausgabe
Taschenbuch
Erscheinungsjahr: 2002
Herausgeber: WILDSIDE PR
Sprache: eng/Englisch

Buch in der Datenbank seit 30.04.2009 03:16:36
Buch zuletzt gefunden am 20.02.2017 19:54:03
ISBN/EAN: 9785551120520

ISBN - alternative Schreibweisen:
5-551-12052-X, 978-5-551-12052-0


< zum Archiv...
Benachbarte Bücher