It was a time of innocence for author Carmen James Lee, growing up on rural farm in North Dakota the 1950s. In The Innocent Days Farm Boy, he shares nostalgic collection stories telling about his experiences as child during much simpler time. this memoir, narrates how walked fresh snow to milk cows with kerosene lantern hand, what it like attending one-room school, and sawed huge hay stack half rope made barbwire. Recalling fun-filled youth, Lee tells challenges, dream, successes, failures. Boy real-life boy experiencing these many more fun exciting things—from plowing tiny, two-bottom plow behind Ford tractor marching school band at Indianapolis 500 car race.
Lexi Angelo has grown up helping her dad with his events business. She likes to stay behind the scenes, planning and organizing…until author Aidan Green – messy haired annoyingly arrogant arrives unannounced at first event of year. Then Lexi’s life is thrown into disarray. In a flurry late-night conversations, mixed messages butterflies, discovers that some things can’t be planned. Things like falling in love… Six conventions, girl clipboard, boy two names one night changes everything. ‘A gorgeous, kind novel, perfect for fans Rainbow Rowell’ Maximum Pop!
With a preface by the author. V. S. Naipaul’s legendary command of broad comedy and acute social observation is on abundant display in these classic works fiction – two novels collection stories that capture rhythms life Caribbean England with impressive subtlety humour. The Suffrage Elvira hilarious take an electoral campaign back country Trinidad, where candidates’ tactics include blatant vote-buying supernatural sabotage. eponymous protagonist Mr Stone Knights Companion ageing Englishman ponderously regular habits whose thrown into upheaval sudden marriage unanticipated professional advancement. And A Flag Island us from Chinese bakery Trinidad black proprietor faces bankruptcy until he takes name to rooming house London, genteel landlady plays nasty Darwinian game her budgerigars. Unfailingly stylish, filled intelligence feeling, Nightwatchman’s Occurrence Book work writer who can do just about anything be done language. ‘V. Naipaul has substantial claim as comic . This humour, conducted throughout utmost stylistic quietude, completely original’ Kingsley Amis, Spectator