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Excursus in Autumn.

John Smith

Excursus in Autumn.

by John Smith

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination68p.,22cm
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21199046M

My Autumn Book. By Wong Herbert Yee, Wong Herbert Yee. Grades. PreK-K, L. Genre. Fiction. Crisp air and gray skies beckon a little girl to thoroughly investigate the outside world. Chipmunks, squirrels, insects, and fallen leaves all hint that a change of season is coming. Emboldened by fall colors and rhymes, this terrific.   But what about autumn reading? Goodbye, marriage plots, celebrity name dropping, and candy-colored covers; hello, tales of first love, melancholy endings, and roll-neck sweaters. Here are my favorite kinds of autumn fiction, and a few titles to add to your reading list: 1. Noir : Melissa Albert.

Recommended reading in October and November. UK release dates. Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. All the slaves lead a hellish existence, but Cora has it worse than most.   A Book For Each Season: 6 Perfect Autumn Reads. Scott Beauchamp I don’t eat watermelon during the winter. I don’t drink warm apple cider on the fourth of July. I don’t ring in the new year by swimming in the ocean. Living in a place that has four distinct seasons might seem restrictive to people who reside in tropical Author: Scott Beauchamp.

When Ali Smith started Autumn last year she envisaged it as a farce about an antiques shop. It’s the first of four novels, one for each season, reacting to real-life events. But Smith says she Author: Susannah Butter.   This book is a first comprehensive study of the archaeological, literary, and numismatic evidence from the central Black Sea region of Turkey during the Hellenistic Period. The monetary policies of the Pontic cities, testimonial to regional unification under Mithradates and his political influence on neighbouring lands are studied in separate Author: I. Mennen.


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Excursus in Autumn Hardcover – January 1, by John SMITH (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover, Import "Please retry" $ — $ Hardcover $ Author: John SMITH. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Autumn, like Smith’s last book, How to Be Both, is a gorgeously constructed puzzle that challenges the reader to solve it, with a narrative that darts back and forth in time and space As the novel proceeds, she layers together fragments of books and paintings and song lyrics in an act of literary decoupage, as if to mimic the fragile /5().

Best Books To Read In Autumn I'll have to read some of these to bathe in the autumn spirit. It's my favorite season. Thank you for the list. reply Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book).

Details * or Cancel. (This book was selected as one of The New York Times Book Review’s 10 Best Books of For the rest of the list, click here.) AUTUMN By Ali Smith pp. Pantheon Books. $   Book Review: 'Autumn,' By Ali Smith Ali Smith kicks off a seasonally-themed quartet with this ultimately uplifting look at the lifelong friendship between a young woman and her unconventional.

This book's focus is the remnants of colonialism and subsequent violent conflicts of a nation attempting to become itself in post-colonial Africa. Owuor's writing is raw, visceral, and : Cara Benson.

This is England Autumn is to be the first instalment of ‘a seasonal quartet’ that Ali Smith plans to write - a cycle ‘exploring the subjective experience of time, questioning the nature of time itself'. Triggered to read it by the title – autumn is my favourite season – this first instalment was a wondrous introduction to Smith’s prose for me, so I eagerly look forward to the next /5(K).

Autumn is a novel by Scottish author Ali Smith, first published by Hamish is projected to be the first of four seasonal ‘state of the nation’ works.

Written rapidly after the United Kingdom's European Union membership referendum, it was widely regarded as the first 'post-Brexit novel' dealing with the issues raised by the voters' : Ali Smith. Autumn, like Smith’s last book, How to Be Both, is a gorgeously constructed puzzle that challenges the reader to solve it, with a narrative that darts back and forth in time and   Autumn, the first in an upcoming four-part book series, which will also include Winter, Spring and Summer, is set in the post-Brexit present day 5/5.

The information about Autumn shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that the. • Autumn by Karl Ove Knausgaard is published by Harvill Secker (£).

To order a copy for £ go to or call Author: Stuart Evers. Book of the day Fiction. Autumn by Ali Smith review – a beautiful, transient symphony. Set just after the EU referendum, the first post-Brexit novel is a poignant and subtle exploration of the Author: Joanna Kavenna.

If you love autumn for the chills that come with Halloween, Dracula is a classic vampire tale is perfect for fans of fall, and fans of the infamous : Julia Seales. The girl ultimately creates an Autumn Book, with photographs and decorated pages, so she can remember these details when winter comes.

The gentle, rhyming text is paired with soft yet rich, textured illustrations in this final installment of Yee's seasonal : Henry Holt and Co. (BYR). AN EVENT IN AUTUMN. by Henning Mankell; translated by Laurie Thompson. BUY NOW FROM.

AMAZON Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert. Autumn always arrives trailing clouds of mist and mellow fruitfulness.

And melancholy, too. The harvests presage winter. Death is not far away. It is very close to Daniel Gluck in Ali Smith's.

Autumn is light on plot, being more of a series of thoughts, word play and musings on the meaning of life. It is beautifully done. As ever, there is so much wonder in Ali Smith’s writing and she 5/5. Book Reviews Knausgaard Comes Up Short: In 'Autumn,' Less Isn't Always More Aug • Karl Ove Knausgaard — famed for his epic memoir My Struggle — goes for short and sweet in Autumn.

Europe in Autumn is an alternative history near future story that could be considered Kafkaesque in more than one sense of the word. Its part of new style of novel that mixes European settings with a gritty noir feeling such as seen in those quite 5/5.

It opens in autumnjust as the first volume is about to appear, and closes two years later, at the moment the author finishes writing the very book you’re : Daniel Mendelsohn.Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt This gothic nonfiction book about murder in Georgia makes a great transition from summer to fall.

Set against the backdrop of Savannah, the setting is balmy enough to help you ease out of the dog days of ile, the dark tale of murder and central role of Bonaventure Cemetery will give you enough chills to get into the autumn.