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Natural shocks

Richard G. Stern

Natural shocks

by Richard G. Stern

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Published by Arbor House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Journalists -- Fiction.,
  • Death -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Stern ; introduction by Douglas Unger.
    SeriesThe Arbor House library of contemporary Americana
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3569.T39 N3 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination260 p. ;
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2728376M
    ISBN 100877958696
    LC Control Number86022312
    OCLC/WorldCa14212433

    The Thousand Natural Shocks by Michael Sáenz. likes. A young adult novel (for teens and adults alike), told with humor and pathos, that deals Followers: Natural Shocks by Lauren Gunderson, now running at the WP Theater, is a dark monologue where we are told by an unnamed female character (Pascale Armand) that she is down hiding in her basement because a tornado is approaching.4/5.

    WP Theater celebrates the official opening of Lauren Gunderson's Natural Shocks November darkly comic solo show stars Tony nominee and .   Actresses Amy Pietz, Suanne Spoke, Sabina Zuniga Varela and Fountain Theatre Co-Artistic Director Stephen Sachs talk about the exhilarating reading of Lauren.

    Local readers will not only perhaps recognize some of themselves in Richard Burgin’s short story collection A Thousand Natural Shocks: A Collection of Stories, but their own surroundings as well; Burgin lived and taught in Philadelphia for more than a decade, and about a third of the stories in this volume are set of the locales, such as Rittenhouse Square (“My . The heartache, and the thousand natural shocks That flesh is heir to,—’tis a consummation Devoutly to be wish’d. To die,—to sleep;— To sleep: perchance to dream:—ay, there’s the rub; For in that sleep of death what dreams may come, When we have shuffled off this mortal coil, Must give us pause: there’s the respect.


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Natural Shocks book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Written by one of America's finest contemporary novelists, Natural Sh /5. “Natural Shocks bears Richard Stern’s special mark: sweet purity of feeling joined to an enviable and dazzling knowledge of the globe’s daily business.” —Philip Roth Book Description Stern's brilliantly funny look at modern journalism and its flawed : Richard Stern.

Written by one of America's finest contemporary novelists, Natural Shocks is a witty, wonderfully intelligent novel about a successful journalist who suddenly finds himself jolted by the "natural shocks" of his private life. A new foreword by James Schiffer relates the novel to our time and describes the mastery which in won Stern the Medal of Merit for the Novel given by the Author: Richard G Stern.

Written by one of America's finest contemporary novelists, Natural Shocks is a witty, wonderfully intelligent novel about a successful journalist who suddenly finds himself jolted by the "natural shocks" of his private life. A new foreword by James Schiffer relates the novel to our time and describes the mastery which in won Stern the Medal of Merit for the Novel 1/5(1).

“HAUNTING. Natural Shocks is a character play — led by a GRADE-A, TONY-NOMINATED actor Pascale Armand!She is warm and charming and the person with whom you’d gladly wait out a storm with a bottle of wine and a game of Monopoly.” “Lauren Gunderson’s Natural Shocks RAISES IMPORTANT POINTS ABOUT THE NEED TO TAKE ACTION in times of crises.

Heartache and Other Natural Shocks was one of those books where I smelled a LOT of blood in the water early on. For the first % of the book, the plot seemed petty and I wanted to chuck a brick at the characters heads, BUT THEN, (I received a digital copy of this book in exchange for an honest review/5.

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Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews. A charming and richly intelligent story about the disasters, major and minor, that are bound to happen to us all, Natural Shocks showcases the fine craftsmanship and depth of feeling that have established Richard Stern as one of America's most admired authors.

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Natural shocks. [Lauren Gunderson; William Shakespeare] -- "Angela is trapped in her basement, waiting out an approaching tornado. Though a self-proclaimed unreliable narrator, she begins to reflect on a lifetime of trauma, illuminating the truth behind her.

A Thousand Natural Shocks. 45 likes. Book. A charming and richly intelligent story about the disasters, major and minor, that are bound to happen to us all, Natural Shocks showcases the fine craftsmanship and depth of feeling that have established Richard Stern as one of America’s most admired authors.

Ophelia, come here.— (to CLAUDIUS) Your Majesty, we will hide. (to OPHELIA) —Read from this prayer book, so it looks natural that you’re all alone. Come to think of it, this happens all the time—people act devoted to God to mask their bad deeds.

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Richard Stern (–) was the acclaimed author of more than twenty works of fiction and nonfiction, including the novels Other Men's Daughters, Golk, Stitch, and Natural Shocks. Born in New York City, he attended the University of North Caroli.

About Heartache and Other Natural Shocks. A page-turning young-adult novel told from the alternating voices of two witty, sharp-edged teenage girls who compete for a role in the school production of Hamlet and for the same local bad boy, in a game of deception, betrayal, and sword play.

When fifteen-year-old Julia Epstein and her Anglophone family flee Montreal in October. Read "Natural Shocks A Novel" by Richard Stern available from Rakuten Kobo. A high-flying journalist comes to ground in this brilliant and bittersweet novel Brand: Open Road Media. WSC Avant Bard will present a reading of Natural Shocks, a new play by Lauren Gunderson, on Monday, Apat pm at 1st Stage, as part of .‘The Prom’ and ‘Natural Shocks’ Reviews: Preaching to the Choir Two shows offer messages that audiences already embrace, but one does it better than the other.Natural Shocks.

In AprilGunderson created a national campaign of theater activism with royalty-free readings of her play Natural Shocks to address domestic violence and gun violence against women. Theaters across the U.S. participated in these readings including, The Know Theatre and Cincinnati Shakespeare Company.