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寻访芒罗的惬意住所,漫游爱丽丝故事仙境:2013诺贝尔文学奖得主Alice Munro主题游(图版)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
这是一本新闻性非常及时的人文旅游图文集。在瑞典文学院公布加拿大安大略省女作家Alice Munro爱丽丝.芒罗荣获2013年度诺贝尔文学奖后的那个周末,居住在多伦多的作者就开始前往大师出生,居住和生活的几个美丽小镇寻访,包括Wingham,Clinton和Goderich。星岛日报旗下的《加拿大都市报》和《星岛周刊》都非常迅速地独家发表了作者的有关图文。本书还附录了芒罗学习工作过的西安大略大学和约克大学的相关旅游图文。看完这配有120多幅图片的博客式游记,相信读者不仅会为南安大略的美丽景色所吸引,而且会萌生前往游览的心意。作者为多伦多知名的华文自驾游写手,文章在多家华文报刊专栏发表,深受读者喜欢,并引领当地华人旅游去向。 ISBN:9781310502330
A Pain in the Toenails
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ah, the innocence of medical school. This is a story from my third year of clinical clerkship, when I started rotating through the hospital wards. One patient taught me about ulcerative colitis...and a few other things. You can also find this essay in my book, The Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World and Other True Tales from the Emergency Room.
Skin Song
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
"[A] medical student who is anything but ordinary... Kyla has a strange gift: she can hear skin songs. To her, a person's skin has a song and each person sounds differently. On arriving at med school she finds herself in a quandary: does the skin song continue after death? Mixing mystery in with sheer humanity and splendid characterization, Yuan-Innes's story is a delight." -Alicia Curtis
The Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World and Other True Tales From the Emergency Room
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,140. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Life as an emergency doctor. That teenager puking up two liters of vodka and his stomach lining at triage? Yup. Blood pouring out of a terrified pregnant woman? Call me. Plus the patient who no longer has a nosebleed screaming at me across the department, "You. Are. The Most. Unfeeling doctor. I have ever met!" Come on in. Nominated for the Top 50 Must-Read Books for Nurses in 2012.
Little Box of Horror
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,350. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Award-winning author Melissa Yuan-Innes gathers three of her most disquieting tales, "Skin Song," "The Dormitory of the Friable Little Girls," and "Mrs. Marigold's House" for your reading (dis)pleasure. From a medical student rightfully afraid of dissecting a cadaver to sadistic nuns and vampire schoolgirls, come in and open this little box of horror.