Heavy Water and Other Stories

Heavy Water and Other Stories

Martin Amis

"Martin Amis is a stone-solid genius...a astonishing celebrity of wit and insight." --The Wall road Journal

In this wickedly pleasant choice of tales, Martin Amis once more demonstrates why he's a contemporary grasp of the shape. In "Career Move," screenwriters fight for his or her paintings, whereas poets are the darlings of Hollywood. In "Straight Fiction," the affection that dare no longer communicate its identify calls out to the hero whilst he encounters a forbidden item of desire--the contrary intercourse. And in "State of England," Mal, a former "minder to the superstars," discovers how one can dwell in a rustic the place "class and race and gender have been supposedly gone."

In Heavy Water and different Stories, Amis astonishes us with the enormous diversity of his expertise, constructing that he's some of the most flexible and proficient writers of his iteration.

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