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Midnight all day

Author: Hanif Kureishi
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An astonishing, darkly comic collection of new stories, in which Kureishi confirms his reputation as a chronicler of the loveless, the lost and the dispossessed. The characters are familiar in the cultural landscape of the nineties: frustrated and intoxicated, melancholic and sensitive, yet capable of great cruelty, and if necessary, willing to break the constraints of an old life to make way for the new. The final  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hanif Kureishi
ISBN: 0571194567 9780571194568
OCLC Number: 42659249
Description: 217 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Strangers when we meet --
Four blue chairs --
That was then --
Girl --
Sucking stones --
A meeting, at last --
Midnight all day --
The umbrella --
Morning in the bowl of night --
The penis.
Responsibility: Hanif Kureishi.

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This anthology chronicles the many forms of crisis in contemporary relationships. All the stories proceed from a central premise: that we are unerring in our choice of lovers - especially when it  Read more...

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