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DIAMOND DUST AND OTHER STORIES.

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Published by P/B .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Bargain,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7764542M
    ISBN 100701169001
    ISBN 109780701169008

    Diamond Dust, and Other Stories (Book): Desai, Anita: A new collection of stories from this twice-Booker-shortlisted writer, one in which she trains her spotlight on all kinds of private universes, from India to Canada and New England, Cornwall to Mexico. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

    Read "Diamond Dust & Other Stories" by Anita Desai available from Rakuten Kobo. Whole lives come into focus in this rich and diverse collection, as Desai trains her luminous spotlight on private unive Brand: Random House. Intermingled with Diamond’s story is an elaborate plot by a group of Arabs in London to steal diamonds. How the two plots merge is typical of Peter Lovesey ’s enthralling storytelling.

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The short stories include in this selection are Royalty, Winterscape about an Canadian Indian man and his unusual parentage, Diamond Dust which is truly a tragedy about a beloved animal, Underground about a British couple traveling abroad, The Man Who Saw Himself Drown is an unusual but entertaining story, The Artist's Life, Five Hours to Simla 5/5(2).

Diamond Dust and Other Stories book. Read 32 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Anita Desai, in a succession of fine novels and shor /5(32). “Hypnotic should not be missed.”—Lucy Stark, Voices from the Gaps Originally published in Spanish under the title Maldito Amor ("Cursed Love"), Sweet Diamond Dust introduced American readers to a voice that is by turns lyrical and wickedly satiric.A finalist for the National Book Award with her novel, The House on the Lagoon, Ferre here uses family history as a metaphor for the Cited by: 5.

ANITA DESAI is the author of Fasting, Feasting, Baumgartner’s Bombay, Clear Light of Day, and Diamond Dust, among other works. Three of her books have been shortlisted for the Booker Prize. Desai was born and educated in India and now lives in the New York City area/5(8).

Diamond Dust and other Stories by Anita Desai and a great selection of related books, diamond dust other stories. Dispatched, from the UK, within 48 hours of ordering.

This book is in good condition but will show signs of previous ownership. Please expect some creasing to the spine and/or minor damage to the cover. Damaged cover. Sweet Diamond Dust: And Other Stories Sweet Diamond Dust explores the life of a family and of a business, farcical and tragic, The Washington Post Book World says these masterful stories mark T.

Coraghessan Boyle's development from a prodigy's audacity to something that packs even more of a wallop: mature artistry. Brand: Penguin Publishing Group. The first story in the book is entitled "Sweet Diamond Dust." It is a little shocking at some points, and confusing due to so many names and different narrators at times, but overall, I enjoyed it.

The other 3 stories in the book I enjoyed much more. "The Gift" was very interesting, and I liked how Ferre talked about Carnival/5. The Paperback of the Maldito amor y otros cuentos (Sweet Diamond Dust: And Other Stories) by Rosario Ferré at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. Description of the book "Diamond Dust and Other Stories": Whole lives come into focus in this rich and diverse collection, as Desai trains her luminous spotlight on private universes from India to Canada and New England, from Cornwall to Mexico.

A word of advice: Don’t read The Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri (which just won the Pulitzer for fiction) at the same time as Anita Desai’s new collection of short stories, Diamond Dust.

The irony is that the two books have so much in common: both collections consist of nine stories; both are about pages long; both are written by a woman writer with Indian, British, and. Diamond Dust: Stories [Anita Desai] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month /5(8). Diamond Dust And Other Stories 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews. rudik on LibraryThing: More than 1 year ago: Funny sad and charming stories about every days live,without any violance and sex!The beauty is in the detail.

Publish your book with B&N.4/5(2). Whole lives come into focus in this rich and diverse collection, as Desai shines her luminous spotlight on private universes from India to Canada and New England, from Cornwall to Mexico.

Her protagonists set forth on journeys and find themselves suddenly beyond the pale, or surprisingly back where they started. Caught up in cycles of hope and disappointment, their lives are ruled by the. Originally published in Spanish under the title Maldito Amor ("Cursed Love"), Rosario Ferre's Sweet Diamond Dust introduced American readers to a voice that is by turns lyrical and wickedly satiric.

A finalist for the National Book Award with her novel, The House on the Lagoon, Ferre here uses family history as a metaphor for the class struggles and political evolution of Latin America.

Diamond Dust & Other Stories. Anita Desai; Formats & editions. EBook. 20 Dec Paperback. 6 Apr Buy from Amazon Apple Books Google Play Kobo Booktopia View all online retailers.

Whole lives come into focus in this rich and diverse collection, as Desai trains her luminous spotlight on private universes from India to. Diamond Dust & Other Stories Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.5/5(1).

Get this from a library. Diamond dust: and other stories. [Anita Desai] -- "Desai trains her spotlight on private universes from India to Canada and New England, from Cornwall to Mexico.

Her protagonists set out on journeys and find themselves suddenly beyond the pale, or. Diamond Dust And Other Stories.

Whole lives come into focus in this rich and diverse collection, as Desai trains her luminous spotlight on private universes from India to Canada and New England, from Cornwall to Mexico. Her protagonists set out on journeys and find themselves suddenly beyond the pale, or surprisingly back where they started.

A collection of stories stretching from India to New England to Mexico from the author of Fasting, Feasting—an “undeniable genius” (TheWashington Post Book World). The men and women in these nine tales set out on journeys that suddenly go beyond the pale—or surprisingly lead them back to where they started.

In the mischievous title story, a beloved dog brings nothing but disaster to 4/5(3). Diamond Dust is book three in the Takhini Wolves series by Vivian Arend, and this series just gets better with every book. This one is a tad bit different than the others, because it is between a bear shifter and a human who grew up with the Takhini pack/5.

Get this from a library! Diamond Dust and Other Stories. [Anita Desai;] -- This is a collection of stories where the protagonists set out on journeys and find themselves suddenly beyond the pale, or back where they started from.

A beloved dog brings chaos, and a businessman.Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Sweet Diamond Dust: And Other Stories () by Ferre, Rosario/5(95).Diamond Dust And Other Stories Paperback – April 17 by Anita Desai (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" CDN$ CDN$ CDN$ 5/5(1).