2 edition of Stop the carnival found in the catalog.
Stop the carnival
Howard A. Fergus
|Statement||by Howard A. Fergus.|
|LC Classifications||MLCS 85/04149 (P)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||52 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||52|
|LC Control Number||83169812|
Don't Stop the Carnival by Herman Wouk. It's everyone's dream: to leave behind the rat-race of the working world and start life all over again amidst the cool breezes, sun-drenched colours, and rum-laced drinks of a tropical paradise. For a book that had its first printing about 40 years ago, DON'T STOP THE CARNIVAL remains both fresh and plausible. The premise of a harried New Yorker dropping out of life in the Big Apple to take up inn-keeping on a tiny Caribbean island is virtually a universal fantasy in Manhattan, where everyone seems to want to do exactly that--if they Reviews:
Kevin Le Gendre is a journalist and broadcaster and writer with a special interest in black music. Deputy editor of Echoes, he contributes to a wide range of publications that include Jazzwise, MusicWeek, Vibrations and The Independent On Sunday and also appears as a commentator and critic on radio programmes such as BBC Radio 3's Jazz Line-Up and BBC Radio 4's Front Row. Get this from a library! Don't stop the carnival.. [Herman Wouk] -- A successful Broadway publicity agent chucks it all to buy an old hotel on a tiny Caribbean island.
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Herman Wouk does simply describe the characters in this book and in a stereotypical way, but at least to me, not in any hateful way/5. Don't stop the carnival by Wouk_ Herman Like this book because it's about a Carribean island where a lot of people visit for various reasons and they find want they were looking for.
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The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, humor story are. Originally published: Don’t Stop the Carnival is iconic in the island space.
It’s a book many people go so far as to say is “required reading” for anyone thinking about moving to an island. It’s also a book people re-read several, if not many, times over the years.
Don't Stop The Carnival () About book: I often daydream about running away from home. Packing it in and slipping away to some Red-and-Andy-Dufresne tropical. This detailed literature summary also contains Topics for Discussion and a Free Quiz on Don't Stop the Carnival by Herman Wouk.
After suffering a heart attack, Broadway publicity agent Norman Paperman flees the high-stress, urban life for what he believes will be the quiet, soothing Caribbean.
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Bennett is deeply engaged in the unknowability of other people and the scourge of colorism. The scene in which Stella adopts her white persona is a tour de force of doubling and confusion.
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Don't Stop the Carnival Chapter One Kinja was the name of the island when it was British. Now the name on the maps and in the Caribbean guidebooks is Amerigo, but everybody who lives there still calls it Kinja.
The Union Jack flew over this enchanting green hump in the blue ocean for almost two hundred : Little, Brown and Company. No Jacket. 1st Edition. In the Caribbean, Hawaii, Capri, in fact wherever people seek in vain to escape from their true selves, they wryly laugh at and quote "Don't Stop the Carnival.".
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