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4 edition of City at Night found in the catalog.

City at Night

Peter Jestadt

City at Night

by Peter Jestadt

  • 221 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Annick Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Lifestyles - City & Town Life,
  • Lifestyles - City Life,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Sociology,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10955228M
    ISBN 100613783522
    ISBN 109780613783521

    Rechy, John City of Night New York: Grove Press, City of Night is not written by a transgender person, nor is the majority of its content about transgender people. However, the book is notable in that it documents the author’s exploration into the dark underworld of the LGBT communities across the United States in the ’s and early ’s.   Elie Wiesel is the author of more than fifty books, including Night, his harrowing account of his experiences in Nazi concentration book, first published in , was selected for Oprah's Book Club in Wiesel is Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities at Boston University, and lives with his family in New York City/5(96).

    The Good Night Books boardbook series is designed to celebrate special places that young children, ages , can easily relate to and enjoy with families. The City at Night by Helen Garner: thoughts on the murder of Jill Meagher One of Australia’s leading authors reflects in her new book on the aftermath of an Irishwoman’s murder in .

    Night and the City A London hustler has ambitious MORE > $ Regularly $ buy now Harry Fabian, a minor league hustler in London's underworld, tries to borrow money from girl friend Mary Bristol for a proposed greyhound racing track but the cash, which Mary borrows from her neighbor, designer Adam Dunn, is actually to pay off a thug.   The writing in this book is so freakin’ wonderful and vivid, the characters are likable and relatable, and the setting is s New York City. I went into this book thinking one thing, and came.


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“City of Night is a remarkable book Mr. Rechy writes in an authentic jive-like slang: the nightmare existence is explored with a clarity not often clouded by sentimentality and self-pity.

The book therefore has the unmistakable ring of candor and truth.”—Peter Buitenhuis, The New York Times Book ReviewCited by: City at Night book of Night, as I remember it, is a powerful, dead on depiction of the gay underworld of the late 50's, early sixties.

For a young gay man, and occasional trick turner, it was a book that spoke to my experience in a world that did not want me to be/5.

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There is just the right amount for discussion for a /5(6). The City in the Middle of the Night has some of the most interesting worldbuilding I've read in a while, character dynamics that deeply appeal to me, and writing so beautiful I could cry.

At its heart, this is a story about a toxic relationship between two women, the City at Night book of toxic relationship queer women in a heteronormative society are /5.

City of Night was published in and was considered one of the first novels of the genre generally called gay literature. The narrator of this story is an unnamed young man, referred to.

Praise for The City in the Middle of the Night “A breathtaking work of imagination and storytelling making the case for Anders as this generation’s Le Guin.” —Andrew Sean Greer, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Less "An intimate portrait of people as much as it is a piece of culturally aware social scifi — a look at our moment in history through a distorting lens of.

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Summary & Analysis. Sections Six and Seven. Sections Eight and Nine. See a complete list of the characters in Night and in-depth analyses of Eliezer, Eliezer’s Father, and Moishe the Beadle.

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The copyright date is. CITY OF ENDLESS NIGHT. by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON Set in the weeks before Christmas, the book has a nice sense of chilly city winds and snow-piled streets, but the atmosphere grows far more foreboding when Pendergast tracks the killer to an abandoned psychiatric hospital on Long Island.

Book Summary His instructor, Moshe the Beadle, returns from a near-death experience and warns that Nazi aggressors will soon threaten the serenity of their lives. However, even when anti-Semitic measures force the Sighet Jews into supervised ghettos, Elie's.

"When John Rechy's explosive first novel, City of Night, was first published init became a national bestseller and ushered in a new era of gay fiction.

Bold and inventive in his account of the urban underworld of male prostitution, Rechy is equally unflinching in his portrayal of one hustling "Youngman" and his restless search for self-knowledge/5(2).

City of Night blends Rechy’s poetic vision with his journalistic eye for detail, and he makes his misfit characters yearnings, burnings, and alienation feel universal. The book documents its. Nighttown Books: South Pasadena, CA, U.S.A. AbeBooks' uniqueness is our network of independent booksellers who work with us to provide the most diverse selection of rare, used and out-of-print books on the Internet.