novelette


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novelette

1. an extended prose narrative story or short novel
2. a novel that is regarded as being slight, trivial, or sentimental
3. a short piece of lyrical music, esp one for the piano
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examine Halloway's role throughout the novelette, we have to admit
Nevertheless, the script remains structured like a song itself: a chorus of chatter led by Novelette, women who have solo verses, and in the middle of it all, a bridge of "daily hair noises" (p.
In one novelette of El cafe de nadie, "La senorita," the male character travels by train and other conveyances while remembering his former lover.
Granny, Sandra, Patsy Ordena Stephens-Thompson Child, Trina, Sherelle Miranda Edwards Novelette trey anthony Milly Zena Brown Marcia, Nia Ngozi Paul Claudette, Stacey-Anne d'bi.
Kink revolves around Novelette's, a hair salon in Toronto's Caribbean neighbourhood of Eglinton Street West, and centres on its enigmatic owner, Novelette (Sheryl Lee Ralph), her Canadian-bred teenage daughter, her flighty sister Joy (Trey Anthony) and their regular patrons, including a Jewish lawyer with "kinky" hair, played by veteran Mimi Kuzyk.
Picano knows, in the poignant novelette In the Cage, published just a year earlier.
He fully captures the picaresque charm and wry humour of Poulenc's style with great technical precision, tonal clarity and, in the relatively few romantic moments Melancolie, the Novelette in E minor and Seventh Improvisation being the most notable - a ravishingly warm cantabile touch.
OED begins its history with Sense & Sensibility, but it had already appeared in her novelette Catherine.
One is therefore expecting a lot from his Architectural Novelette, and in a sense that's exactly what one gets: a lot, some of which is interesting, much of which is impossible to follow, parts of which are beautiful, even poetic, but at the same time frustrating.
Defending himself, Shahnon said the novelette was a political satire and the whole book should be read to understand the meaning.