The Beach at Night

The Beach at Night


  • Author: Elena Ferrante & Ann Goldstein
  • Release Date : 2016-11-01
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 10540713 Bytes


A “beautifully written” dark fable from a doll’s point of view—by the New York Times–bestselling author of The Lost Daughter and the Neapolitan Novels (The Washington Post).  One of NPR’s Best Books of the Year.   Readers of Elena Ferrante’s The Lost Daughter may recall the little doll—lost or stolen—around which that novel revolves. Here, Ferrante retells the tale from the doll’s perspective.   Celina is having a terrible night, one full of jealousy for the new kitten, Minù; feelings of abandonment and sadness; misadventures at the hands of the beach attendant; and dark dreams. But she will be happily found by Mati, her child, once the sun rises . . .   “Everyone should read anything with Fer...

When Life Gives You Lululemons
Score: 4.5
From 1,536 Ratings

When Life Gives You Lululemons


  • Author: Lauren Weisberger
  • Release Date : 2018-06-05
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 4983805 Bytes


“The Devil Wears Prada’s Emily Charlton gets the spin-off she deserves” (Cosmopolitan) in the months-long New York Times bestseller from Lauren Weisberger in which three women team up to bring a bad man down in the tony suburb of Greenwich, Connecticut.Welcome to Greenwich, Connecticut, where the lawns and the women are perfectly manicured, the Tito’s and sodas are extra strong, and everyone has something to say about the infamous new neighbor.Let’s be clear: Emily Charlton does not do the suburbs. After leaving Miranda Priestly, she’s been working in Hollywood as an image consultant to the stars, but recently, Emily’s lost a few clients. She’s hopeless with social media. The new guard is nipping at her heels. She needs a big opportun...

The Beach at Night

The Beach at Night


  • Author : Elena Ferrante
  • Publisher : Europa Editions
  • Release Date : 2016-11-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781609453718


The Beach at Night Book Description :

A “beautifully written” dark fable from a doll’s point of view—by the New York Times–bestselling author of The Lost Daughter and the Neapolitan Novels (The Washington Post). One of NPR’s Best Books of the Year. Readers of Elena Ferrante’s The Lost Daughter may recall the little doll—lost or stolen—around which that novel revolves. Here, Ferrante retells the tale from the doll’s perspective. Celina is having a terrible night, one full of jealousy for the new kitten, Minù; feelings of abandonment and sadness; misadventures at the hands of the beach attendant; and dark dreams. But she will be happily found by Mati, her child, once the sun rises . . . “Everyone should read anything with Ferrante’s name on it.” —The Boston Glo...

The Beach at Night
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

The Beach at Night


  • Author : Elena Ferrante
  • Publisher : Europa Editions UK
  • Release Date : 2016-11-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781787700260


The Beach at Night Book Description :

Left alone on the beach to fend for herself, a doll named Celina is having a terrible night. The Mean Beach Attendant of Sunset is trying to steal all her words, the Fire wants to burn her, and the Sea refuses to answer her prayers. Worst of all, she has been abandoned by her mamma, the little girl Mati, who now has a new kitten to play with. Between one misadventure and another, night turns to day, and when the sun rises Celina will see everything a little more clearly. The Beach at Night is a short, moving, and mysterious tale for future and present readers of Ferrante’s beloved novels....

The Beach at Night
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

The Beach at Night


  • Author : Elena Ferrante
  • Publisher : Europa Editions UK
  • Release Date : 2016-11-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781609453718


The Beach at Night Book Description :

"Left alone on the beach to fend for herself, a doll named Celina is having a terrible night. The Mean Beach Attendant of Sunset is trying to steal all her words, the Fire wants to burn her, and the Sea refuses to answer her prayers. Worst of all, she has been abandoned by her mamma, the little girl Mati, who now has a new kitten to play with. Between one misadventure and another, night turns to day, and when the sun rises Celina will see everything a little more clearly. Full-color illustrations by Mara Cerri The Beach at Night is a short, moving, and mysterious tale for future and present readers of Ferrante’s beloved novels."...

The Beach at Night

The Beach at Night


  • Author : Elena Ferrante
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016-11-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781609453718


The Beach at Night Book Description :

Named one of The Guardian's "Best Books of 2016" From the author of My Brilliant Friend Elena Ferrante returns to a story that animated the novel she considers to be a turning point in her development as a a writer: The Lost Daughter. But this time the tale takes the form of a children's fable told from the point of view of the lost (stolen!) doll, Celina. Celina is having a terrible night, one full of jealousy for the new kitten, Minù, feelings of abandonment and sadness, misadventures at the hands of the beach attendant, and dark dreams. But she will be happily found by Mati, her child, once the sun rises. Accompanied by the oneiric illustrations of Mara Cerri, The Beach at Night is a story for all of Ferrante's many ardent fans....

On the beach at night

On the beach at night


  • Author : Graham Whettam
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1981
  • Genre: Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts), Unaccompanied
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UCSD:31822010001048


On the beach at night Book Description :

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On the Beach at Night Alone
Score: 2
From 1 Ratings

On the Beach at Night Alone


  • Author : Walt Whitman
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2015-02-26
  • Genre: Poetry
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780141398242


On the Beach at Night Alone Book Description :

'All nations, colors, barbarisms, civilizations, languages...' A selection taken from Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass Introducing Little Black Classics: 80 books for Penguin's 80th birthday. Little Black Classics celebrate the huge range and diversity of Penguin Classics, with books from around the world and across many centuries. They take us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th century California and the Russian steppe. Here are stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions. Walt Whitman (1819-1892). Whitman's works available in Penguin Classics are Leaves of Grass and The Complete Poems....

Night Beach
Score: 5
From 3 Ratings

Night Beach


  • Author : Kirsty Eagar
  • Publisher : Penguin Group Australia
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: 'The Nib" Waverley Library Award for Literature Nominations (2012)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780143206552


Night Beach Book Description :

Imagine there is someone you like so much that just thinking about them leaves you desperate and reckless. You crave them in a way that's not rational, not right, and you're becoming somebody you don't recognise, and certainly don't respect, but you don't even care. And this person you like is unattainable. Except for one thing . . . He lives downstairs. Abbie has three obsessions. Art. The ocean. And Kane. But since Kane's been back, he's changed. There's a darkness shadowing him that only Abbie can see. And it wants her in its world. A Gothic story about the very dark things that feed the creative process, from the winner of the 2010 Victorian Premier's Literary Award for young adult fiction. There are images in this novel that take my breath away,...

Good Night Beach

Good Night Beach


  • Author : Adam Gamble
  • Publisher : Good Night Books
  • Release Date : 2012-07-05
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781602197299


Good Night Beach Book Description :

The beach, an iconic fixture of many children’s summers, is artfully celebrated in this boardbook. Designed to soothe children before bedtime while instilling an early appreciation for the environment’s natural wonders, the book features a multicultural group of people experiencing all that the beach has to offer. Rhythmic language guides children through the passage of a single day of fun at the seaside—splashing, playing in the waves, boating, fishing, identifying wildlife, and more....

Language Arts Test Preparation Level 5  On the Beach at Night

Language Arts Test Preparation Level 5 On the Beach at Night


  • Author : Jessica Case
  • Publisher : Teacher Created Materials
  • Release Date : 2015-02-13
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781493861613


Language Arts Test Preparation Level 5 On the Beach at Night Book Description :

Use this assessment to test your students' understanding of the key ideas, details, and text structures of a poem! Students will also be assessed on their ability to evaluate and draw reasonable conclusions about the text....

On Chesil Beach
Score: 2.5
From 10 Ratings

On Chesil Beach


  • Author : Ian McEwan
  • Publisher : Anchor
  • Release Date : 2008-06-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0307455823


On Chesil Beach Book Description :

Soon to be a major motion picture starring Saoirse Ronan The bestselling, Booker Prize-winning author of Atonement brilliantly illuminates the collision of sexual longing, deep-seated fears, and romantic fantasy on a young couple’s wedding night. It is 1962, and Florence and Edward are celebrating their wedding in a hotel on the Dorset coast. Yet as they dine, the expectation of their marital duties become overwhelming. Unbeknownst to them both, the decisions they make this night will resonate throughout their lives. With exquisite prose, Ian McEwan creates in On Chesil Beach a story of lives transformed by a gesture not made or a word not spoken....