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What We Talk About When We Talk About Love - Raymond Carver
What We Talk About When We Talk About Love
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In his second collection of stories, as in his first, Carver's characters are peripheral people--people without education, insight or prospects, people too unimaginative to even give up. Carver celebrates these men and women.
In his second collection of stories, as in his first, Carver's characters are peripheral people--people without education, insight or prospects, people too unimaginative to even give up. Carver celebrates these men and women.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780679723059 (0679723056)
ASIN: 679723056
Publisher: Vintage
Pages no: 164
Edition language: English
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Musings/Träumereien/Devaneios
Musings/Träumereien/Devaneios rated it
4.0 Answer: In other words, everything else: "What We Talk About When We Talk About Love" by Raymond Carver, Gordon Lish
“I could hear my heart beating. I could hear everyone’s heart. I could hear the human noise we sat there making, not one of us moving, not even when the room went dark.” in “What We Talk About When We Talk About Love” by Raymond Carver, Gordon Lish Imagine the following sentence: “By 8 AM I wake...
Bettie's Books
Bettie's Books rated it
3.5 What We Talk About When We Talk About Love by Raymond Carver
bookshelves: winter-20142015, fraudio, published-1981, shortstory-shortstories-novellas, tbr-busting-2015 Read from December 07, 2011 to February 24, 2015 Description: This powerful collection of stories, set in the Northwest among the lonely men and women who drink, fish and play cards to ease...
La Mala *the mean girl*
La Mala *the mean girl* rated it
0.0 What We Talk About When We Talk About Love
Acabo de ver Birdman. Y la amé.
Turning Page Books
Turning Page Books rated it
2.0 What We Talk About When We Talk About Love: Stories
I enjoy that Carver experimented with form, language, and style but the plot of many of the stories are not my cup of tea. That being said, one story which I do quite like is "Everything Stuck to Him" on page 127.
Melody Murray's Books
Melody Murray's Books rated it
5.0 What We Talk About When We Talk About Love: Stories
Terse. Spare. Amazing. Carver's vision was singular and pure. His words fall like rain, inevitable and clear.
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