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Mark Haddon was a writer and illustrator of children's books, who one day decided to write a new book for adults instead. An image popped into his head -- of a dead poodle in someone's front yard, stabbed with a pitchfork -- and he believed it was just about the funniest thing in the world (origin). However, before we give him the old "you're nuts" therapy, let us take a look at what that turned into. From this picture alone, Haddon established the hugely successful The Curious Incident of the......Read More
Endgame was Samuel Beckett's very first full-length play following his renowned Waiting for Godot. When it first came out in 1958 it received somewhat mixed reviews (as had Godot a couple of years before), with a few critics charging that Beckett was just doing the exact same thing repeatedly. Renowned literary critic Harold Bloom composed that Endgame "stays a bigger play than any other dramatist has given us in this century." For one thing, Endgame is a good example of theatrical......Read More
Isabel Allende has been accused of everything from literary piracy to governmental exploitation for The House of the Spirits, that was printed in Spain in 1982 and translated into English in 1985. The book follows four generations of a Chilean family members and their participation with the tumultuous political events of the 1970s. Even though it was her debut novel, The House of the Spirits became an immediate best seller and won a few awards in Chile, the writer's native country. Considered......Read More
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