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novella:

see novelnovel,
in modern literary usage, a sustained work of prose fiction a volume or more in length. It is distinguished from the short story and the fictional sketch, which are necessarily brief.
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novella

1. (formerly) a short narrative tale, esp a popular story having a moral or satirical point, such as those in Boccaccio's Decameron
2. a short novel; novelette
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Quintiles today announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Novella Clinical (Novella), a full-service clinical research organization (CRO) focused primarily on emerging oncology customers as well as those in the medical device and diagnostics sectors.
Once the acquisition is completed, the target will be known as Novella Clinical, a Quintiles company, and will operate as a unit of Quintiles.
However, Wang demonstrates the direct influence that the novella had on later works by showing evidence of a literati audience and the way fragments of novellas were incorporated into the classic Plum in the Golden Vase (fin Ping Mei).
The pace of this novella is quicker and jerkier than Frottage, which emphasizes the dire necessity for the characters to escape the lives they have created.
Stephen King calls the novella "an ill-defined and disreputable banana republic.
phenomenological argumentation suggest that the novella and short story
Furthermore, he rightly argues that Conrad in this novella not only indicts colonialism and European supremacist race politics, but also blurs the imperialist Manichean allegory which, as Abdul R.
The second novella, Her Body Knows, also takes the form of a master class, this time explicitly, as an Israeli Yoga master speaks to her daughter, thinking she might be persuading the student to become her acolyte.
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The Medicis cologne that Lafco distributes is produced in Italy by 800-year-old perfumery Santa Maria Novella.
In his novella, The Brief and Frightening Reign of Phil, Saunders takes us to Inner Horner, a country so small that only one person can fit inside at a time, and the six other countrymen must wait their turn in a "Short Term Residency Zone.
After they have read the first four pages of text, I test the individual students over their knowledge of the vocabulary and their ability to put verbs from the novella into the imperfect tense.