84.7 СПО М 12 McCarthy, Cormac
All the Pretty Horses : Cormac McCarthy. - New York :
Vintage Books, 1993. – 301p.
"All the Pretty Horses" - the first volume of the Border Trilogy - tells of young John Grady
Cole, the last of a long line of Texas ranchers. Across the border Mexico beckons - beautiful
and desolate, rugged and cruelly civilized. With two companions, John sets off on an idyllic,
sometimes comic, adventure to a place where love and dreams are paid for in blood.
84.7СПО J 52 Jin, Ha. Waiting / Ha Jin.
- New York : Vintage Books, 1999. - 308 p.
"Achingly beautiful…Ha Jin depicts the details of social
etiquette, of food, of rural family relationships and the
complex yet alarmingly primitive fabric of provincial life
with that absorbed passion for minutiae characteristic of
Dickens and Balzac." – Los Angeles Times Book Review
84.7СПО Naylor, Gloria The Women
of Brewster Place/Gloria Neylor. - New
York: Penguin Books, 1983.- 193 p.
“A shrewd and lyrical portrayal of many of
the realities of black life . . . Miss Naylor
bravely risks sentimentality and melodrama to
write her compassion and outrage large, and
she pulls it off triumphantly." -The New York
Times Book Review
84.7 СПО R 95 Rush, Norman Mating : Norman
Rush. - New York : Vintage Books, 1992. - 480 p.
The narrator of this splendidly expansive novel of
high intellect and grand passion is an American
anthropologist at loose ends in the South African
republic of Botswana.
84.7СПО G 97 Guterson, David. Snow Falling on
Cedars / David Guterson. - New York : Vintage
Books, 1995. - 460 p.
“A skilfully constructed, deeply affecting story of love and death
... This is a hugely attractive book, written in clipped elegant
prose” – Sunday Times
84.7 СПО Е90 Eugenides, Jeffrey Middlesex :
Jeffrey Eugenides. - New York : Picador USA, 2002. -
"I was born twice: first, as a baby girl, on a remarkably
smogless Detroit day of January 1960; and then again, as a
teenage boy, in an emergency room near Petoskey, Michigan,
in August of l974. . . My birth certificate lists my name as
Calliope Helen Stephanides. My most recent driver's
license...records my first name simply as Cal."
84.7 СПОJ 52 Jin, Ha War Trash : Ha Jin. -
New York : Vintage Books, 2005. - 352 p.
War Trash, the extraordinary new novel by the National Book Award–winning
author of Waiting, is Ha Jin’s most ambitious work to date: a powerful, unflinching story
that opens a window on an unknown aspect of a little-known war—the experiences of
Chinese POWs held by Americans during the Korean conflict—and paints an intimate
portrait of conformity and dissent against a sweeping canvas of confrontation.
84.7СПО M 76 Mitchells, Margaret. Scarlett / M.
Mitchells. Gone with the Wind / Alexandra Ripley. -
New York : Warner Books, Inc, 1992. - 884 p.
It is one of the most popular books ever written: more
than 28 million copies of the book have been sold in
more than 37 countries.