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Some Trick

Some Trick


Helen Dewitt

ISBN: 9780811227827
Year of publication: 2018

Helen DeWitt SOME TRICK THIRTEEN STORIES Here Is Somewhere If ever if ever a wiz there was The Wizard of Oz was one because Because because because because because I have nothing to give you but thats all right because Knowledge of lack is possession Recognised absence is presence Perceived emptiness plenitude. To have not And know it Is to have. Some trick. True wisdom is knowing you dont know. The Scarecrow hadnt the brain to see through it. He bought it. I dont understand, he thought. Thats ...

Keywords: Black Humor Short Stories (single author)
The Last Samurai

The Last Samurai


Helen Dewitt

ISBN: 9781446424612
Year of publication: 2011

About the BookSibylla, a single mother from a long line of frustrated talents, has unusual ideas about child-rearing. Yo Yo Ma started piano at the age of two her son starts at three. J.S. Mill learned Greek at three Ludo starts at four, reading Homer as they travel round and round the Circle Line. A fatherless boy needs male role models so she plays the film Seven Samurai as a running backdrop to his childhood. While Sibylla types out back copies of Carpworld to pay the rent, Ludo, aged five, ...

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