For Terry Anderson, who took his time getting here. He picked up the book again and studied the face of the world’s most beautiful fat woman.
For Terry Anderson, who took his time getting here. For Jane Stuart Maupin, who has been there all along. Then he switched off the light, burrowed under the comforter, and slipped almost instantly into sleep.
Armistead Jones Maupin, Jr. (/ˈmɔːpɪn/ MAW-pin) (born May 13, 1944) is an American writer who wrote Tales of the City, a series of novels set in San Francisco. Maupin was born in Washington, . to Diana Jane (Barton) and Armistead Jones Maupin
An extended love letter to a magical San Francisco.
949. Published: 1987. More Tales of the City. An extended love letter to a magical San Francisco. The internationally beloved classic comes to life in a Showtime miniseries. Few works of fiction have blazed a trail through popular culture like Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City series.
The evening was so balmy that several dozen people were still gathered outside. She felt crisp and glamorous tonight in serious makeup and a turquoise-and-white sailor suit, fresh from a country Martinizing. She’d expected to be recognized-hoped for it, in fact-and she was. Excuse me, he said. He was brown-haired and brown-eyed, mustachioed.
But on the other hand, SO does feel like a "darker" book. Perhaps it's because the characters have grown up. Maybe it's because they've become cynical.
Armistead Maupin is the author of the nine-volume Tales of the City series, which includes Tales of the City, More Tales of the City, Further Tales of the City, Babycakes, Significant Others, Sure of You, Michael Tolliver Lives, Mary Ann in Autumn, and now The Days of Anna Madrigal. Maupin's other novels include Maybe the Moon and The Night Listener. But on the other hand, SO does feel like a "darker" book.
Электронная книга "Significant Others", Armistead Maupin The fifth novel in the beloved Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin’s best-selling San Francisco saga
Электронная книга "Significant Others", Armistead Maupin. Эту книгу можно прочитать в Google Play Книгах на компьютере, а также на устройствах Android и iOS. Выделяйте текст, добавляйте закладки и делайте заметки, скачав книгу "Significant Others" для чтения в офлайн-режиме. The fifth novel in the beloved Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin’s best-selling San Francisco saga. Tranquillity reigns in the ancient redwood forest until a women-only music festival sets up camp downriver from an all-male retreat for the ruling class.
Significant Others - Armistead Maupin. Like usual Maupin left me laughing and reading this book incredibly quickly. It was great to have DeDe as a more prominent character as she has always been in the background (apart from Further Tales, but that was a very specific story). It was also great to see Mouse taking a chance on love. I also thought that AIDS was handled really well. At the time the book was written i was a child and i remember all the TV programmes that tried to raise awareness Significant Others - Armistead Maupin.
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Armistead Maupin, known for his popular series of stories called "Tales of the City," was born in 1944 in Washington .
Результаты поиска по книге. Отзывы - Написать отзыв. Armistead Maupin, known for his popular series of stories called "Tales of the City," was born in 1944 in Washington . from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Maupin describes himself in his early years as an archconservative, a republican, and a racist, who went to Vietnam in the late 1960's because he felt it was the right thing to do. In 1972, Maupin moved to San Francisco where his life changed dramatically.
Significant Others, the fifth self-contained chronicle in the Tales of the City saga, is a cunningly observed class comedy that's sure to be relished by the cognoscenti and by new readers alike. Format Paperback 320 pages.
Tranquillity reigns in the ancient redwood forest until a women-only music festival sets up camp downriver from an all-male retreat for the ruling class. Among those entangled in the ensuing mayhem are a lovesick nurseryman, a panic-stricken philanderer and the world's most beautiful fat woman. Significant Others is Armistead Maupin's cunningly observed meditation on marriage, friendship, and sexual nostalgia.
"Comedy in its most classical form...some of the sharpest and most speakable dialogue you are ever likely to read." --The Guardian
"The color is wonderful, the line bold and flowing. It is also wise, witty, loving and caring about the foibles and frailties we all seem to have." --David Hockney