|LC Classifications||PN3491 .D5 1960a|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||128|
COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. The Passion is a novel by British novelist Jeannette novel depicts a young French soldier in the Napoleonic army during as he takes charge of Napoleon's personal larder. The novel won the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize. Publication and subsequent sales of the novel allowed Winterson to stop working other jobs, and support herself as a full-time writer. Two years later, The Passion, her third novel, appeared, the fantastical tale of Henri--Napoleon's cook--and Villanelle, a Venetian gondolier's daughter who has webbed feet (previously an all-male attribute), works as a croupier, picks pockets, cross-dresses, and literally loses her heart to a beautiful woman. Written in a lyrical and jolting combination of fairy tale diction and rhythm and the staccato, /5(). Henri had a passion for Napoleon and Napoleon had a passion for chicken. From Boulogne to Moscow Henri butchered for his Emperor and never killed a single man. Meanwhile, in Venice, the city of chance and disguises, Villanelle was born with the webbed feet of her boatman father – but in the casinos she gambled her heart and lost.
Passion is the third novel in the Fallen series written by Lauren Kate. It is a young adult, fantasy, paranormal romance published in under Delacorte Press. It continues the story of Lucinda Price who, at the end of Torment, decides to find out more about her past lives by stepping through an Announcer, ignoring Daniel's plea to stop. The two main characters in Jeanette Winterson's "The Passion," are Henri and Villanelle. Both characters take turns throughout the novel sharing their story through a first person narrative. NoveList Plus is a database of book recommendations for all library workers who do readers' advisory. Our expertise and passion for books and reading means you'll always be able to provide the best help to the readers in your community. Unique story elements NoveList’s unique story elements. The passion narrative, which describes the suffering of Jesus during the crucifixion and the week that preceded it, forms one of the key events in the Christian story, a story the church must listen to. Many congregations read all of the passion story during Holy Week—sometimes in one service.
The Passion According to G.H., Clarice Lispector’s mystical novel of , concerns a well-to-do Rio sculptress, G.H., who enters her maid’s room, sees a cockroach crawling out of the wardrobe, and, panicking, slams the door — crushing the cockroach — and then watches it die. Passion is the third novel in a four-novel series surrounding fallen angels from Heaven and their battle to choose between the forces of Heaven and Hell. At the center of this choice is Luce, a human, and her lover, Daniel, a fallen angel. When Daniel fell from Heaven, . Blood and Money: A True Story of Murder, Passion, and Power Hardcover – January 1, by Thomas Thompson (Author) › Visit Amazon's Thomas Thompson Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Reviews: About The Book. Jeanette Winterson’s novels established her as one of the most important writers in world literature. The Passion is perhaps her most highly acclaimed work, a modern classic that confirms her special claim on the novel. Set during the tumultuous years of the Nepoleonic Wars, The Passion intertwines the destinies of two remarkable people: Henri, a simple French soldier, who.