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Victory Ebook ò Victory Epub Ð victory mobile, VictoryVictory PDF/EPUBSHORTLISTED FOR THE RATHBONES FOLIO PRIZETwo timely novellas exploring male sexual violence, power and corruption Victory makes a convincing case for James Lasdun as one of the most incisive investigators of the human heart writing in English today An instant masterpiece Johanna Thomas Corr, ObserverLove and hate, desire and guilt, friendship and betrayal these are the coordinates that drive James Lasdun s two intensely gripping, darkly comic novellas of men and women caught between their irrational passions and the urge for controlIn Feathered Glory the seemingly happy marriage of a school principal and his artist wife reveals dangerous fault lines as an old lover reappears in the husband s life The past also haunts the present in Afternoon of a Faun, where an accusation of historic sexual assault plunges Marco Rosedale, an English journalist in New York, into a series of deepening crises Together these stories offer a sharply observed vision that will resonate with anyone interested in the clash of power and desire in our embattled contemporary lives.

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  • Victory
  • James Lasdun
  • English
  • 23 March 2019
  • 147356137X

About the Author: James Lasdun

Ebook ò Victory Epub Ð victory mobile, VictoryVictory PDF/EPUBJames Lasdun was born in London and now lives in upstate New York He has published two novels as well as several collections of short stories and poetry He has been long listed for the Man Booker Prize and short listed for the Los Angeles Times, T S Eliot, and Forward prizes in poetry and he was the winner of the inaugural UK BBC Short Story Prize His nonfiction has been published in Harper s Magazine, Granta, and the London Review of Books.



10 thoughts on “Victory

  1. Blair Blair says:

    Ebook ò Victory Epub Ð victory mobile, VictoryVictory PDFEPUBVictory is made up of two stories Feathered Glory is about a married man who confesses to past infidelity while trying to talk some sense into a friend he then finds he can t get the affair out of his head, and starts to reconsider his whole life Its painful honesty about relationships put me in mind of Blake Morrison s The Executor Afternoon of a Faun is the longer of the two published as a standalone novella in the US and it tackles a thorny, timely topic Marco Rosedale, a respect Victory is made up of two stories Feathered Glory is about a married man who confesses to past infidelity while trying to talk some sense into a friend he then finds he can t get the affair out of his head, and starts to reconsider his whole life Its

  2. Mavmeldrum Mavmeldrum says:

    Ebook ò Victory Epub Ð victory mobile, VictoryVictory PDFEPUBOK So this book was one of 8 shortlisted for the Rathbones Folio prize, and having won the shortlist in a social media raffle, I will be reading them all There are fiction and non fiction, memoirs, short stories and poetry This was the first It s not a novel, but two novellas There was no obvious linking theme, so it felt like two novels that hadn t taken off had been put in one place The first, shorter, I didn t like at all About a marriage between two dull people slowly breaking down, i OK So this book was one of 8 shortlisted for the Rathbones Folio prize, and having won the shortlist in a social media r

  3. LittleSophie LittleSophie says:

    Ebook ò Victory Epub Ð victory mobile, VictoryVictory PDFEPUBAn excellent and highly intelligent take on the metoo era and the murky waters of sexual conduct The two novellas that comprise this novel are elegantly paired, both examining in extreme details the sexual attitiudes of middleaged men and their various self delusions The novel carefully tracks the narrators changing allegiances, compromised as they are by their uprbinging, self image and cultural changes As differrentiated as possible without ever losing sight of its strong moral compass, t An excellent and highly intelligent take on the metoo era and the murky waters of sexual conduct The two novellas that comprise this novel are elegantly paired, both examining in extreme details the sexual attitiudes of middleaged men and their various self delusions The novel carefully tracks the narrators changing alle

  4. Michael Michael says:

    Ebook ò Victory Epub Ð victory mobile, VictoryVictory PDFEPUBIf you like Richard Ford or Philip Roth you ll probably like this The prose is deceptively simple, the characters lightly drawn These are stories about ideas, about contemporary concerns Afternoon of a Faun has

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