By Elizabeth Taylor
Read or Download Angel (New York Review Books Classics) PDF
Best satire books
For readers of The satan Wears Prada and The Nanny Diaries, the additional fortunes of everyone's favourite assistant as she struggles to maintain her footing on Hollywood's slippery slope within the bestselling The moment Assistant, readers fell in love with clever, witty East Coast lady Elizabeth Miller. Now that Lizzie has been promoted, can she nonetheless maintain her pumps firmly at the flooring within the urban of stars?
On the center of Anita Brookner's new novel lies a double secret: What has occurred to Anna Durrant, a solitary girl of a undeniable age who has disappeared from her London flat? And why has it taken 4 months for an individual to note? As Brookner reconstructs Anna's existence and personality in the course of the eyes of her pals, she provides us a witty but finally devastating examine of self-annihilating advantage whereas exposing the social, financial, and ethical frauds which are the underpinnings of terrifying rectitude.
Set in 1967, on the height of the Mao cult, Serve the folk! is a fantastically instructed, wickedly bold tale in regards to the forbidden love affair among Liu Lian, the younger, beautiful spouse of a robust department Commander in Communist China, and her household’s lowly servant, Wu Dawang. while Liu Lian establishes a rule for her orderly that he's to take care of her wishes every time the household’s wood Serve the folks!
From the Booker Prize–winning writer of final Orders and want You have been the following, his first new e-book of brief fiction in approximately thirty years: fantastically crafted, piercingly observant tales that unite right into a richly peopled imaginative and prescient of a rustic that's either a crucible of heritage and a maze of up to date confusions.
- A Life: The Humble Truth (The Classic Unabridged English Edition): Satirical novel about the folly of romantic illusion from one of the greatest French ... Maugham, O. Henry, Chekhov and Henry James
- The Fourth Hand (Ballantine Reader's Circle)
- California Bloodstock (Vintage Contemporaries)
- Clean This!: 300 Reasons to Stop Cleaning
Extra resources for Angel (New York Review Books Classics)
Angel (New York Review Books Classics) by Elizabeth Taylor