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The vale of laughter.

Peter De Vries

The vale of laughter.

by Peter De Vries

  • 110 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Gollancz in London .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.D4998 Val3, PS3507.E8673 Val3
The Physical Object
Pagination352 p.
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5649298M
LC Control Number68086653
OCLC/WorldCa6630956

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  It makes you forget you are reading a book and makes you become one of the characters in the book. Makes you laugh out loud and cry all on the same page. Lucinda is so loving and caring, it makes you wish she would take you in her arms and never let you go. While reading the book you find yourself actually feeling the hugs, the laughter, the tears/5(5).   Luckily, Williams-Garcia paints a wonderful picture of a strong-willed girl on the brink of womanhood. A powerful book that deals with an important and disturbing topic, No Laughter Here is a one-of-a-kind, coming-of-age novel that young readers will appreciate as their own lives change. No Laughter Here By Rita Williams-Garcia.

The Book of Laughter and Forgetting by Milan Kundera About the Book With its seven interrelated parts--rich in story, character, and imaginative range--The Book of Laughter and Forgetting €() is the novel that brought Czech-born Milan Kundera his first big international success. Aaron Asher's new. “A Barrel of Laughs, A Vale of Tears,” by Jules Feiffer is an amusing fairytale style story that is as humorous as it is unique. Prince Roger has the strange gift of inspiring laughter. Every animal and person within a half mile of him falls into uncontrollable laughter. Needless to say this is not a desirable quality for a prince to have.5/5.


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The Vale of Laughter is one of his best. Indeed, it is perhaps his most extreme, most insistent, of his anarchic comedies. It's to novels what Duck Soup is to movies. There's more than a strain of black humor in it, too. After this novel, De Vries had to re-group. He had taken his /5(5).

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Diving into The Palace of Laughter, I was a little bit apprehensive because it is so unlike the books I usually read/5. De Vries, Peter THE VALE OF LAUGHTER 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover Boston Little, Brown & Company Very Good in a Good dust jacket.

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ebook. Sign up to save your library. Kindle Book OverDrive Read Adobe EPUB eBook MB; Peter de Vries (Author) Peter De Vries (–) was born in Chicago to Dutch immigrant parents.

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