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Bear and His Daughter

by Robert Stone

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Mariner Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7468482M
ISBN 100395901340
ISBN 109780395901342

The stories collected in Bear and His Daughter span nearly thirty years - to the present - and they explore, acutely and powerfully, the humanity that unites us. In "Miserere," a widowed librarian with an unspeakable secret undertakes an unusual and grisly role in the anti-abortion crusade. In The Emperor's Blades by Brian Staveley, the emperor of Annur is dead, slain by enemies unknown. His daughter and two sons, scattered across the world, do what they must to stay alive and unmask the assassins. But each of them also has a life-path on which their father set them, destinies entangled with both ancient enemies and inscrutable gods.

Mike “Sugar Bear” Thompson, 47, is ready to fight for full custody of his year-old daughter, Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson, after his year-old ex June “ Mama June” Shannon ‘s Author: Erin Silvia. This Study Guide consists of approximately 16 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Bear and His Daughter. James Wood, editor for The New Republic, has commented that Stone's male characters are "halved, severed.

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His story collection, Bear and His Daughter, was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, and his memoir, Prime Green, was published in His work was typically characterized by psychological ROBERT STONE was the author of seven novels: A Hall of Mirrors, Dog Soldiers (winner of the National Book Award), A Flag for Sunrise, Children of Light /5.

ROBERT STONE (–) was the acclaimed author of eight novels and two story collections, including Dog Soldiers, winner of the National Book Award, and Bear and His Daughter, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. His memoir, Prime Green, was published in /5(8).

The Bear and His Daughter is a slower build and it's worth it. The themes and development of the characters are more acutely important. The hardships of the characters, whether revealed later in the text or felt through the personal anguish of the main character are important encounters for young readers.

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Synopsis. A king promised his dying wife that he would not marry unless it was to a woman who was as beautiful as she was, and when he looked for a new wife, he realized that the only woman that could match her beauty was his own daughter.

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The stories collected in Bear and His Daughter span nearly thirty years - to the present - and they explore, acutely and powerfully, the humanity that unites us. In "Miserere," a widowed librarian with an unspeakable secret undertakes an unusual and grisly role in the anti-abortion crusade.

"Under the Pitons" is the harrowing story of a. Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: This collection of stories includes: "Miserere" - Mary Urquhart, a widowed librarian, has an unspeakable secret concerning the death of her husband and children which causes her to undertake a grisly role in the anti-abortion crusade; and "Helping", in which a therapist is.

Bear and His Daughter, published inis a short story collection that lost the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction to American Pastoral by Philip Roth. [2] Stone returned to the complex political novel with Damascus Gate (), about a man with messianic delusions caught up in a terrorist plot in ry movement: Naturalism, Stream of consciousness.

Bear and His Daughter Robert Stone, Author Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) $24 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book. Vividly imagined scenes and some. The title story is pure Stone: Two reckless people, Will Smart, a failing poet nicknamed Bear, and his daughter, Rowan, a park ranger, flail helplessly with their booze, drugs and incest until one hurts the other - again - and tragedy follows.

Of the two, Rowan is the more complex character. The seven pieces in BEAR AND HIS DAUGHTER retain this focus on people who have suffered some severe loss or debilitating disappointment.

A vibrant first collection from the award-winning author of, most recently, Outerbridge Reach () and other thoughtful and powerful novels.

The landscapes of drug addiction and war and its aftermath are depicted with rueful wit and furious intensity in these seven strongly imagined tales, written between and the present. Even in "Miserere," whose narrative premise (an embittered widow.

Bear and His Daughter Summary. The forces in what a critic called "an America gone haywire" unraveling the social fabric in Stone's books have severely damaged the characters but Stone intends to do much more than just record their distress.

His creative portfolio spans twenty countries and includes: 3 TED stages, HBO Def Poetry, Stanford University, and the United Nations. Yo Soy Muslim is his first venture into children’s literature, a journey inspired by his daughter and the stories she’ll grow up reading.

Currently, Mark journeys between California and northern Africa with. ROBERT STONE (–) was the acclaimed author of eight novels and two story collections, including Dog Soldiers, winner of the National Book Award, and Bear and His Daughter, a. Daddy reading Brown Bear Brown Bear to his 1 month old baby girl.

This is so adorable. Makes me want to cry, it is so beautiful, you can feel the love and bond they share. Editions for Bear and His Daughter: (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Pap.

In Bear and His Daughter, he continues his exploration of the dark recesses of the human soul. About the Author: ROBERT STONE is the author of six previous novels: A Hall of Mirrors, Dog Soldiers winner of the National Book Award), A Flag for Sunrise, Children of Light, Outerbridge Reach, and Damascus Gate/5().

Get this from a library. Bear and his daughter: stories. [Robert Stone] -- A collection of seven stories. In the title piece a poet and his grown daughter drink away the night, avoiding any mention of an incestuous relationship in their past, Miserere is on a woman who.

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