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OUR BOOK OF THE MONTH IS BEAUTIFUL WORLD, WHERE ARE YOU BY SALLY ROONEY
OUR BOOK OF THE MONTH IS BEAUTIFUL WORLD, WHERE ARE YOU BY SALLY ROONEY

Non-fiction

  • Paul Fournel

    Les Athlètes dans Leur Tête

    $29.00

    What happens in the head of a high-level athlete when crossing a bar, when launching his horse on the obstacle? What are the secret springs that make it act or retreat, win or lose? What are the deep secrets concealed by the carefully phrased speeches he repeats on television? Who are these men who agree to be beaten and die first in their thirties? This book compiles twenty ways of approaching the mystery of sportsmen.Paperback: 118 PagesProduct Dimensions: 147 x 196 mmCondition: 4/10Publish...

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  • Yang Jiang

    Six Chapters From My Life "Downunder"

    $30.00

    Translated by Howard Goldblatt By now the world is familiar with the disastrous consequences of the ten year period (1966-1976) in China's history known as the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution. The mistakes of Mao Zedong's later years have been officially acknowledged, and the infamous Gang of Four publicly tried and sentence for their crimes. But on the cultural front the thaw had no sooner come than gone. A campaign against what is regarded as "spiritual pollution" is being waged to in...

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    Franz Kafka

    The Diaries Of Franz Kafka

    $30.00

    These diaries cover the years 1910 to 1923, the year before Kafka’s death at the age of forty. They provide a penetrating look into life in Prague and into Kafka’s accounts of his dreams, his feelings for the father he worshipped and the woman he could not bring himself to marry, his sense of guilt, and his feelings of being an outcast. They offer an account of a life of almost unbearable intensity.Paperback: 528 pagesProduct Dimensions: 135 x 202 mmISBN: 9780805209068Published by Schocken Books

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