6 edition of Best Short Novels found in the catalog.
September 1, 2007
by Prime Books
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||400|
The very best children’s books. The worlds that are encountered when a child opens a book for the first time are delightful, informative, and downright : Tina Donvito. Luckily, it’s short, so you’ll only be captive for a few hours. Inspired by Schweblin’s new book, here is a list of novels you can read overnight—compelling enough that you won’t be lured by sleep, but short enough that once you finish, you’ll still have enough time to clock some hours before you have to go to work.
This short novel, set on an English farm, is an allegory about the Soviet Union and its transition from an idealistic workers’ revolution to a brutal dictatorship. The young pigs Snowball and Napoleon lead a revolution, ousting the farmer in favor of animal self-rule. Their new regime is based on one core principle: “All animals are equal.”. You just need to know which books to read. Obviously, you won’t be able to read Leo Tolstoy’s 1,page “War and Peace” in a day. But most of the life changing books I’ve read, for example, have been short books that I’ve read in a day. This is why I compiled a list of the 9 best short books that you can easily read in one day.
If a novel is a marriage, then a short story is a love affair. So said Lorrie Moore, one of the undisputed masters of the form. There's an inherent intensity to really good short fiction, an every-word-matters fervor urging readers to a revelatory are thirteen of our favorite short stories, from irrefutable classics by Jamaica Kincaid and Flannery O'Connor to . Dazzling debut novels, searing polemics, the history of humanity and trailblazing memoirs Read our pick of the best books since Read an interview with the author of our No 1 book.
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