Stillicide

Water is commodified The Water Train that serves the city increasingly at risk of sabotage As news breaks that construction of a gigantic Ice Dock will displace people than first thought, protestors take to the streets and the lives of several individuals begin to interlock A nurse on the

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Meet the women writers who defied convention to craft some of literature s strangest tales,fromFrankensteintoThe Haunting of Hill Houseand beyond.Frankensteinwas just the beginning horror stories and other weird fiction wouldn t exist without the women who created it From Gothic ghost stories to

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Zwarte schuur van Oek de Jong is een roman over leven met trauma en de verwerking ervan, over de vrouwen die Maris in de loop der jaren confronteren met zichzelf en over de kracht van een grote liefde Op zijn negenenvijftigste heeft schilder Maris Coppoolse een overzichtstentoonstelling in het

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Quando per un viaggio organizzato si ritrova nel ruolo insolito di guida tra le strade di San Pietroburgo, Paolo Nori scopre che i turisti sono pi interessati a visitare la casa dove nella finzione abitava il protagonista di Delitto e castigo che non la sede della polizia dove Dostoevskij fu nella

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A retired New York professor s life is thrown into chaos when he takes a young great nephew to the French Riviera, in hopes of uncovering his own mother s wartime secrets in the next masterpiece from New York Times bestselling author Emma Donoghue Noah Selvaggio is a retired chemistry professor and

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That morning, Jim Sams, clever but by no means profound, woke from uneasy dreams to find himself transformed into a gigantic creature Jim Sams has undergone a metamorphosis In his previous life he was ignored or loathed, but in his new incarnation he is the most powerful man in Britain and it is