Books tagged: world fiction

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Monkey: An Indian Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tugli lives happily in a metal box on a friendly street where vendors hawk wares and a Buddhist stupa sits at his back. Everything pretty much goes the same way for a long time, until one day, the pickle lady stops delivering the pickles. After that, a disgruntled monkey, a three-legged dog and a kindly old woman pretty much disrupt the course of Tugli’s life forever...
Unlikely Stories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,150. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Here are eleven short stories, each an adventure, a new experience, a new beginning, another attempt to pin down the complex realities that surround us, befuddle us, overwhelm us, confuse us, distress us. They take place in locales ranging from Lahore, Pakistan to Silicon Valley and talk of life and lust, of success and failure and show a kaleidoscopic variety of responses to all of those.
Shanghai Dancing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,580. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A "fictional autobiography," Shanghai Dancing is a dazzling meditation on identity, language and disorientation that combines photographs and written images in the style of W.G. Sebald. The winner of some of Australia's top literary prizes, Shanghai Dancing has been praised by its judges as "a work of major significance [that] challenges our expectations of storytelling..."