Date With Destiny: Short Stories (Essential Translations) by Helene Rioux,Jonathan Kaplansky

By Helene Rioux,Jonathan Kaplansky

during this choice of ten brief tales, the most characters -- girls among the a while of thirteen to 88 -- see dying seem unexpectedly of their day-by-day lives: within the pages of a singular written by means of a former lover, in a farewell letter deserted on a lounge espresso desk, within the reminiscence of a primary love. even if anxious of their fact, those tales are written in luminous prose that reconciles us -- virtually -- with that final rendezvous, our own Date With Destiny.

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Date With Destiny: Short Stories (Essential Translations)

During this number of ten brief tales, the most characters -- girls among the a while of thirteen to 88 -- see demise look unexpectedly of their day-by-day lives: within the pages of a unique written through a former lover, in a farewell letter deserted on a lounge espresso desk, within the reminiscence of a primary love. even though demanding of their fact, those tales are written in luminous prose that reconciles us -- nearly -- with that final rendezvous, our own Date With future.

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