(Read) [Secret Lives of Books]

  • Paperback
  • 81
  • Secret Lives of Books
  • Rosaleen Love
  • English
  • 03 July 2018
  • 9781922101075

Rosaleen Love ✓ 9 Review

Characters ð Secret Lives of Books ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub E of Contents Introduction The Secret Lives of Books Kiddofspeed asida The Kairos Effect The slut and the universeWhat Are the Twelve PlanetsThe Twelve Planets are twelve boutiue collections by some of Australia’s finest short story writers Varied across genre and style each collection offers four short stories and a uniue glimpse into worlds fashioned by some of our favourite storytellers Each author has taken the brief of four stories and up to 40 000 words in their own direction Some are uartet suites of linked stories. Secret Lives of Books is the tenth book in the Twelve Planets series released by Twelfth Planet Press which showcase the talent of female Australian authors There is now to be a thirteenth in the series but that s a review for another time The brief given to authors was to write several short stories of up to 40000 words in total The stories could be separate discrete narratives or linked through character setting or themeThis collection contains five short stories that don t appear to be connected in the first light however when you ve read them all there appears to be some faint thread of deeper meaning My full review can be read here

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Characters ð Secret Lives of Books ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Others are tasters of the range and style of the writer Each release will bring something unexpected to readersNightsiders by Sue IsleLove and Romanpunk by Tansy Rayner RobertsThief of Lives by Lucy SussexBad Power by Deborah BiancottiShowtime by Narrelle M HarrisThrough Splintered Walls by Kaaron WarrenCracklescape by Margo LanaganAsymmetry by Thoraiya DyerCaution Contains Small Parts by Kirstyn McDermottSecret Lives by Rosaleen LoveThe Female Factory by Lisa L Hannett and Angela SlatterCherry Crow Children by Deborah Kalin. Secret Lives of Books was on my list of Absolutely Must Buy books to get at Continuum and I grabbed it almost as soon as I could One of the absolutely brilliant Twelve Planets series of books it s a collection of stories which almost feel like thoughts and dreamsRosaleen Love s writing really felt like nothing I d come across before It was so calm and even and you found yourself being lulled into the story gently carried through it Until something twists and you find yourself falling and you absolutely cannot stop reading as you tumble through the space of her storiesMy favourite story was definitely the title one with the man who loved his book collection just a little too intensely I assume most other readers would also have strong feelings about books and their book collections and would also find themselves having strong fe

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Characters ð Secret Lives of Books ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Secret lives replete with possibilities Elsewhere exists as a better place in a better time for a better life The trick is how to get there from here These stories give the answers Share in the secret lives of books Fly to Mars the first stage perhaps in the onward journey to elsewhere Hear the music of the heavenly spheres and be forever changed providing the bad guys don’t hear it first Discover Gaia may not be uite what we think she is Discover the universe is a rather big place Embrace Utopia for women too if only Tabl. The Secret Lives of Books by Rosaleen Love is the tenth volume in the Twelve Planets series from Twelfth Planet Press This volume collects five unconnected short stories unconnected in terms of plot like many of the other volumes in the series there are connected thematic elementsThe first story in the collection is the titular The Secret Lives of Books There is a deceptive simplicity about Love s prose which is especially evident in this story Expect no baroue prose here but rather an almost brutal simplicity but there is absolutely nothing simple about Love s writing with even the plainest of sentences containing layers of meaning On the surface this is a ghost story a man dies and discovers that he loves his books than his family There is so much here that speaks of the deep love that people can have for books and the homes that they Twice the Temptation (Samantha Jellicoe, #4) place in a better time for a better life The trick is how to get there from here These stories give the answers Share in the secret lives of books Fly to Mars the first stage Yoshitsune and the Thousand Cherry Trees A Masterpiece of the Eighteenth century Japanese Puppet Theater Translations from the Asian Classics perhaps in the onward journey to elsewhere Hear the music of the heavenly spheres and be forever changed Premeditated Acts providing the bad guys don’t hear it first Discover Gaia may not be uite what we think she is Discover the universe is a rather big The Fan Tan Players place Embrace Utopia for women too if only Tabl. The Secret Lives of Books by Rosaleen Love is the tenth volume in the Twelve Planets series from Twelfth Planet Press This volume collects five unconnected short stories unconnected in terms of Emotional Resilience Simple Truths for Dealing with the Unfinished Business of Your Past plot like many of the other volumes in the series there are connected thematic elementsThe first story in the collection is the titular The Secret Lives of Books There is a deceptive simplicity about Love s Der Nebelkönig prose which is especially evident in this story Expect no baroue Dwight Swain Master Writing Teacher 6 CDs plainest of sentences containing layers of meaning On the surface this is a ghost story a man dies and discovers that he loves his books than his family There is so much here that speaks of the deep love that With Malice Toward All The uips Lives and Loves of Some Celebrated 20th Century American Wits people can have for books and the homes that they