Mon . 20 Feb 2020
TR | RU | UK | KK | BE |

Someone Like You (short story collection)


Someone Like You is a collection of short stories by Roald Dahl It was published in 1953 by Alfred Knopf

Contents

  • 1 Contents
  • 2 Reception
  • 3 Awards
  • 4 References
  • 5 Further reading

Contents

  • "Dip in the Pool"
  • "Galloping Foxley"
  • "Lamb to the Slaughter"
  • "Man from the South"
  • "Mr Feasey"
  • "Mr Hoddy"
  • "My Lady Love, My Dove"
  • "Neck"
  • "Nunc Dimittis"
  • "Poison"
  • "Rummins"
  • "Skin"
  • "Taste"
  • "The Great Automatic Grammatizator"
  • "The Ratcatcher"
  • "The Soldier"
  • "The Sound Machine"
  • "The Wish"

Reception

Groff Conklin called Someone Like You "certainly the most distinguished book of short stories of 1953 all superb" Anthony Boucher and J Francis McComas praised the collection's "subtly devastating murder stories two biting science-fantasties, plus a few unclassifiable gems" and concluded the volume "belong on your shelves somewhere in the Beerbohm/Collier/Saki section"

Awards

  • Edgar Award, 1954

References

  1. ^ Conklin, Groff May 1954 "Galaxy's 5 Star Shelf" Galaxy Science Fiction pp 129–133 
  2. ^ a b "Recommended Reading," F&SF, August 1954, p79

Further reading

  • Tuck, Donald H 1974 The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy Chicago: Advent p 125 ISBN 0-911682-20-1 



Someone Like You (short story collection) Information about

Someone Like You (short story collection)


  • user icon

    Someone Like You (short story collection) beatiful post thanks!

    29.10.2014


Someone Like You (short story collection)
Someone Like You (short story collection)
Someone Like You (short story collection) viewing the topic.
Someone Like You (short story collection) what, Someone Like You (short story collection) who, Someone Like You (short story collection) explanation

There are excerpts from wikipedia on this article and video

Random Posts

La Porte, Indiana

La Porte, Indiana

La Porte French for "The Door" is a city in LaPorte County, Indiana, United States, of which it is t...
Fernando Montes de Oca Fencing Hall

Fernando Montes de Oca Fencing Hall

The Fernando Montes de Oca Fencing Hall is an indoor sports venue located in the Magdalena Mixhuca S...
My Everything (The Grace song)

My Everything (The Grace song)

"My Everything" was Grace's 3rd single under the SM Entertainment, released on November 6, 2006 Unli...
Turkish Straits

Turkish Straits

The Turkish Straits Turkish: Türk Boğazları are a series of internationally significant waterways in...