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Laughable Loves

CD - unabridged
(6 CDs)
Product Number: CX2384
Released: 01 Feb, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781471252006
Narrator(s): Richmond Hoxie
Publisher: W F Howes
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Description

Games, fantasies, and schemes abound in this collection of stories from acclaimed author Milan Kundera Milan Kundera is a master of graceful illusion and illuminating surprise. In one of these stories a young man and his girlfriend pretend that she is a stranger he picked up on the road - only to become strangers to each other in reality as their game proceeds. In another a teacher fakes piety in order to seduce a devout girl, then jilts her and yearns for God. In yet another girls wait in bars, on beaches, and on station platforms for the same lover, a middle-aged Don Juan who has gone home to his wife.

Author(s): Milan Kundera
Original Publish Date: 01 Feb, 2014

Professional reviews

"‘Centred on the funny/sad paradoxes of love and sexuality. Fine and moving’ MAIL ON SUNDAY ‘Seven short stories showing all his wonderful ability to mix comedy with despair’ INDEPENDENT Original Czech title: Smešné lásky All adaptations of the Work for film, theatre, television and radio are strictly prohibited."

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