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Arriving-- and other stories

by K. S. Maniam

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Times Books International in Singapore .
Written in English


Edition Notes

PRIORITY 4.

StatementK.S. Maniam.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 93/00228 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination148 p. ;
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL960511M
ISBN 109812045635
LC Control Number95948168

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"Story of Your Life" won the Nebula Award for Best Novella, as well as the Theodore Sturgeon was nominated for the Hugo Award for Best novella has been translated into Italian, Japanese, French and German. A film adaptation of the story by Eric Heisserer, titled Arrival and directed by Denis Villeneuve, was released in Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.


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Arriving-- and other stories by K. S. Maniam Download PDF EPUB FB2

"The Arrival and other short stories" by L.C. Martin is a must read for everyone. The stories will make you feel happy and also sad.

I was so impressed that I could not put the book down. The stories are short but very interesting. On a scale ofI would give this book 5/5(6). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Maniam, K.S. Arriving-- and other stories. Singapore: Times Books International, © (OCoLC)   Previously published as Stories of Your Life and Others.

Includes "Story Of Your Life," the basis for the major motion picture Arrival, starring Amy Adams, Forest Whitaker, Jeremy Renner, and directed by Denis Villeneuve.

“A swell movie adaptation always sends me to the source material, so Arrival had me pick up Ted Chiang's Stories of Your Life and Others: lean, relentless, and /5(K). Books like this is why Reading Challenges exist: I got this book for an Around-the-World challenge (Jamaica), and really enjoyed the high quality of the stories.

Senior deals with issues of race and gender with sensitivity and solid storytelling skills. It is a shame that this book was the only collection I could find at my local libraries/5. And Other Emails Thank you for signing up to our mailing list, use code "SIGNUP10" to get 10% off your first order.

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An award-winning book from the author of Exhalation, this short story collection “blend[s] absorbing storytelling with meditations on the universe, being, time and space raises questions about the nature of reality and what it is to be human.”—The New York Times Includes “Story of Your Life” the basis for the major motion picture Arrival.

नमस्ते. साइन-इन. अकाउंट और लिस्ट वापसी और ऑर्डर. आज़माइए. Founded in by a small group of creatives, & Other Stories grew from the wish to give women the freedom of expression through one brand.

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So often a book like this will have just one or two really good stories in amongst a lot of filler, but other than one ultra-short story here the standard is remarkably high.

Ted Chiang is far from a prolific author, but when he writes something then it is well worth taking notice/5(1). Arrival by Ted Chiang is an ebook I picked up from the library because everyone was talking about the movie and I wanted to watch it but I like to read the books before seeing the movies, I have a thing about that.

I didn't know this was a book of short stories. Again, I have a thing about not reading blurbs if I can help it in books I have. Viewers taken with Arrival's (and thus "The Story of Your Life"'s) nuanced examination of language, humanity, and the nature of time should be sure to check out some of Chiang's other.

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Add an alert Add to a. The film and the text are different stories though; they follow different trajectories. The military-industrial complex at the foreground of Arrival is in the background of “Story of Your Life.”While Arrival presents a clear purpose for the encounter between humans and heptapods, there’s considerably more ambiguity in “Story of Your Life.”.

Upon his arrival in Japan inLafcadio Hearn found himself enamored with the culture, people, and stories of the country, and would make Japan his home until his death in His collections. Comments on The Arrival. The following is an extract from an article written for Viewpoint Magazine, describing some of the ideas and process behind this book.

Looking over much of my previous work as an illustrator and writer, such as The Rabbits (about colonisation), The Lost Thing (about a creature lost in a strange city) or The Red Tree (a girl wandering through shifting dreamscapes), I.The best books featuring stories of survival.

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The book was written in the early s when he was adjusting to sobriety, and the author calls it a “stiff, trying-too-hard novel” (a sentiment also shared with the title that followed it.