|Mordecai Richler. and how the children of China or India would be grateful for |
something so good for them. Thank you, Jacob Two-Two would say, because his
mother was watching him closely. Thank you, Aunt Ida. Yum, yum. On birthdays ...
|Internationally celebrated as among the finest stories written in English today, Mavis Gallant's fiction offers a penetrating and powerful vision of contemporary human relationships in Europe and North America.|
|Originally published in 1954, The Acrobats marks Mordecai Richlerís stunning debut as a novelist. From the Paperback edition.|
|With relentless irony and biting accuracy, Mordecai Richler maps out a surreal territory of doubt, describing not only one manís personal dilemma but the moral condition of modern society. From the Paperback edition.|