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Elodie Harper

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  • Дом волчиц Элоди Харпер
    ISBN: 978-5-00195-391-3
    Год издания: 2022
    Издательство: Манн, Иванов и Фербер
    Язык: Русский

    Роман — переосмысление судьбы женщин в древних Помпеях. История о том, как изменить обстоятельства, простить себя и обрести внутреннюю свободу. Амара — рабыня в Помпеях, ее тело принадлежит мужчинам, которых она презирает. Но ее дух не сломлен. Днем она гуляет по улицам с подругами по несчастью, находя утешение в смехе и мечтах о лучшем будущем. За пять лет до извержения Везувия обреченный город живет беззаботной жизнью: пышные празднества, пиры на богатых виллах, бои гладиаторов. На улицах Помпеев полно возможностей, и даже раб способен поймать удачу за хвост. Но какую цену придется заплатить? Амаре предстоит узнать, чем она готова…

  • Wild Swimming Elodie Harper
    Язык: Английский

    "Wild Swimming", an epistolary tale of aquatic horror, stands out among visions of evil toys and post-apocalyptic survival.

    A reservoir in Lithuania leads wild swimmer Chrissie to some deep and very dark revelations, as she writes to her friend in the story that Stephen King judged the winner of Guardian short story contest.

    “My favourite, however – and the winner – is Wild Swimming,” said King. “It is told via email, making it part of a small but interesting genre: the 21st‑century epistolary tale. One central image could have come straight out of an EC horror comic from the 1950s. Once again, we are told not too much (that the Russians may…

  • The Binding Song Elodie Harper
    Год издания: 2017
    Издательство: Mulholland Books
    Язык: Английский

    Dr Janet Palmer is the new lead psychologist at HMP Halvergate in a remote, bleak area of Norfolk. At first, she was excited by the promotion. Then she starts to see how many secrets are hiding behind the high walls. A string of inmates have committed suicide, leaving no reasons why, and her predecessor has disappeared - along with his notes. The staff are hostile, the threat of violence is ever-present, and there are rumours of an eyeless woman stalking the corridors, punishing the inmates for their sins. Janet is determined to find out what is really going on. But the longer she stays and the deeper she digs, the more uncertain she…