The Girl Aquarium
  • Author : Jen Campbell
  • Release Date : 01 April 2019
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Poetry
  • Pages : 64
  • ISBN 13 : 1780374496

The Girl Aquarium Book Summary

Jen Campbell's first collection The Girl Aquarium explores the realm of rotten fairy tales, the possession of body and the definition of beauty. Weaving between whispered science and circus, she turns a cracked mirror on society and asks who gets to control the twisted tales hiding in the wings.

The Girl Aquarium

The Girl Aquarium

Author : Jen Campbell
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Poetry
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File Size : 40,8 Mb
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Jen Campbell's first collection The Girl Aquarium explores the realm of rotten fairy tales, the possession of body and the definition of beauty. Weaving between whispered science and circus, she turns a cracked mirror on society and asks who gets to control the twisted tales hiding in the wings....

Aquarium

Aquarium

Author : Yaara Shehori
Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Genre : Fiction
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A debut novel following two sisters, both deaf and raised in seclusion by deaf parents, and the shattering consequences that unfold when that isolation comes to an end. Sisters Lili and Dori Ackerman are deaf. Their parents—beautiful, despondent Anna; fearsome and admired Alex—are deaf, too. Alex, a scrap ...

Fish Girl

Fish Girl

Author : Donna Jo Napoli,David Wiesner
Publisher : HarperCollins
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Total View : 9598 Views
File Size : 46,8 Mb
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The triple Caldecott winner David Wiesner brings his rich visual imagination and trademark artistry to the graphic novel format in a unique coming-of-age tale that begins underwater. A young mermaid, called Fish Girl, in a boardwalk aquarium has a chance encounter with an ordinary girl. Their growing friendship inspires Fish ...

Aquarium

Aquarium

Author : David Vann
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Fiction
Total View : 3634 Views
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'Startlingly brilliant' Spectator 'A triumph' Daily Mail 'One of America's most powerful writers' Times Literary Supplement Twelve-year-old Caitlin lives alone with her mother - a docker at the local container port - in subsidised housing next to an airport in Seattle. Each day, while she waits to be picked up ...

Aquarium

Aquarium

Author : Steven Henry
Publisher : Clickworks Press
Genre : Fiction
Total View : 7891 Views
File Size : 43,9 Mb
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When the walls are glass, there’s nowhere to hide. No sooner has Detective Erin O’Reilly moved in with her lover, gangster-turned-informant Morton Carlyle, than she gets a call about a body in a fancy downtown hotel. She’s expecting a run-of-the-mill homicide, until she finds herself face to ...

Living Dead Girl

Living Dead Girl

Author : Elizabeth Scott
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Total View : 2444 Views
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After being abducted when she was ten and abused for five years by her kidnapper, Ray, Alice's only hope of freedom is in death, but her only way to achieve such an escape is to help Ray find the next girl for his collection....

The Sister Who Ate Her Brothers  And Other Gruesome Tales

The Sister Who Ate Her Brothers And Other Gruesome Tales

Author : Jen Campbell,Adam de Souza
Publisher : Thames & Hudson
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Total View : 593 Views
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Jen Campbell's collection of terrifyingly gruesome tales lends a modern edge to fairy tale collections for young readers. Drawing on her extensive knowledge of fairy tale history, Campbell's stories undo the censoring, gender stereotyping and twee endings of more modern children's fairy tales, to return both classic and little-known stories ...