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Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here But Arvin is also able to distance himself from the seductive world of machines and recognize how radically technology has altered life on earth and how subtly it modulates human interactions.

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Arvin comes to fiction via engineering, and his understanding of technology and those who create it infuses his first book with a unique and mesmerizing power. The following items were successfully added. D Book English Show 0 more libraries Summary Set largely in locations near the French Riviera, these eleven short stories depict the harsh realities of life for the less-privileged inhabitants of this very privileged region. In the bewitching title story, electricity, new and miraculous on Coney Island inis used as a lethal weapon against Topsy the elephant, a towering force of nature killed in an instant by man’s ingenuity; then, in “Electric Fence,” a man attempts ronse cordon off an Edenic safe zone for his orphaned grandson, but cpzio nature prevails.

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The short story, a vital, flexible, and compelling form, attracts the best of writers, as is evident in this remarkable quartet of extraordinarily provocative new titles. Le Clezio, a distinguished French writer with 20 novels to his credit, including Fatis Prospectorwrites moody and menacing short stories set in a fallen universe. Make this your default list.

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