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Published by D. R. Godine in Boston .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementAndre Dubus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.D824 Ad, PS3554.U265 Ad
The Physical Object
Pagination178 p. ;
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4564265M
ISBN 100879232137
LC Control Number77078392

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Dubus’s collections of short fiction include Separate Flights (), Adultery & Other Choices (), and Dancing After Hours (), which was a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist. Another collection, Finding a Girl in America, features the story “Killings,” which was adapted into the critically acclaimed film In the Bedroom (), starring Sissy Spacek, Tom Wilkinson, and Marisa Tomei/5(12).   For the adolescents in Part One of Andre Dubus’s Adultery & Other Choices, youth is characterized by humiliation, alienation, and disappointment: A son struggles to connect with his distant father, and later he must overcome a schoolyard bully. Then, for the soldiers that inhabit Part Two, service is synonymous with sacrifice, as marriages and limbs falter and fail.5/5(1).   Dubus’s collections of short fiction include Separate Flights (), Adultery & Other Choices (), and Dancing After Hours (), which was a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist. Another collection, Finding a Girl in America, features the story “Killings,” which was adapted into the critically acclaimed film In the Bedroom (), starring Sissy Spacek, Tom Wilkinson, and Marisa Brand: Open Road Media. Boston: David R. Godine, First Edition. Hardcover. His fourth book, a wonderful collection of stories including Killings, the basis for the critically acclaimed film IN THE BEDROOM. The title novella was also one of three stories that formed the basis for the film, WE DON'T LIVE HERE ANYMORE. Fine in a price-clipped, Near Fine dustwrapper.

Adultery and Other Choices by Andre Dubus and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Adultery and Other Choices by Dubus, Andre - . Adultery And Other Choices () About book: Adultery is a choice among many DubusAdultery & Other ChoicesOpen Road, New York, Adultery and Other Choices consists of nine short stories and a novella. The book is broken into three parts, in which Dubus skillfully depicts the strifes and challenges of real life, and at the same time, mirrors the progression of complex obstacles /5(2).   Top 10 novels about adultery. as adultery and other variants on illicit romance have always been key themes in fiction. is this an addiction or a positive existential choice. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook Department for Continuing Education's guest lectures ** Borderlands ** Flnkiddo Direct Baptist Church Sermons Frenk DJ's Podcast Riggs everything is nuts Perfect Pages:

Adultery and Other Choices by Dubus, Andre Edition: First Edition Book condition: Very good Jacket condition: Near Fine 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardback book bound in red cloth-covered boards with gilt title on the spine. Book has very light edge wear at bottom corners and former owner's name on first end page. The dust. adultery & other choices by Andre Dubus ‧ RELEASE DATE: Nov. 29, Nine stories and a novella--and, as in Dubus' first collection, Separate Flights (), the spirit of loss is in the air--but only in the air; despite considerable line-by-line, moment-by-moment virtues (e.g., [he had] ""the metabolism of a pencil sharpener""), none of these polished stones ever quite touches bottom. For the adolescents in Part One of Andre Dubus's Adultery & Other Choices, youth is characterized by humiliation, alienation, and disappointment: A son struggles to connect with his distant father, and later he must overcome a schoolyard bully. Other articles where Adultery and Other Choices is discussed: Andre Dubus: evocation of setting, as is Adultery and Other Choices (). “Andromache,” from the latter collection, is cited as the best of his many stories about the Marine Corps. Especially concerned with the strain and conflict between the sexes, Dubus tried to develop the point of view of his female characters. Written: