BrassBrass
Xhenet Aliu
“A fierce, big-hearted, unflinching debut”* novel about mothers and daughters, haves and have-nots, and the stark realities behind the American Dream *Celeste Ng, author of Little Fires EverywhereNAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE AND REAL SIMPLE A waitress at the Betsy Ross Diner, Elsie hopes her nickel-and-dim ...
Number of pages: 304 | Publication Date: 2018-01-23 | ISBN-13: 9780399590245

Domesticated Wild Things, and Other Stories (Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Fiction)Domesticated Wild Things, and Other Stories (Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Fiction)
Xhenet Aliu
Just down the highway from Connecticut’s Gold Coast is the state’s rusty underbelly, the wretched, used-up sort of place where you might find Xhenet Aliu’s Domesticated Wild Things: the reluctant mothers, delinquent dads, and not-quite-feral children, yet dreamers all. These are the children of immigrants who found boarded-up brass mills inst ...
Number of pages: 156 | Publication Date: 2013-09-01 | ISBN-13: 9780803271838

UpstateUpstate
The photographs of "Upstate" explore the community, culture, landscape and architecture of one of the oldest regions in the country. Located on the shores of the upper Hudson River, the city of Hudson was the first city chartered in the United States in 1785 and it developed rapidly as a thriving whaling and merchant seaport. After an economic down ...
Number of pages: 112 | Publication Date: 2018-10-16 | ISBN-13: 9781942084594

Glimmer Train Stories, Winter 2009, Issue #69Glimmer Train Stories, Winter 2009, Issue #69
by E.A. Durden, Xhenet Aliu, Ron Savage, Colum McCann, Johanna Skibsrud, David Borofka, Frederick Reiken, David Koon, Will Boast, Alexander Parsons, Thisbe Nissen, Jennifer Levasseur and Kevin Rabalais (interviewers), Andrew Scott (interviewer), Sara Whyatt
Literary short stories by established and emerging writers. Excerpts:E. A. Durden Mr. Dabydeen He will buy the goat himself, to curry for dinner he will walk the two miles this morning to Western Beef, where he will see every Hindu woman from Guyana, all there to buy goat. Xhenet Aliu You Say Tomato Shalom meant hello, goodbye, and peace. I used to ...
Number of pages: 216 | Publication Date: 2008-11-01 | ISBN-13: 9781595530189

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