The Stranger

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ISBN: 0679720200
Release Date: 1989-03-13
Number of pages:
Author: Albert Camus
Publisher: Vintage

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The Stranger

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ISBN: 0451414136
Release Date: 2016-02-09
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Author: Harlan Coben
Publisher: Dutton

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The Stranger Beside Me

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ISBN: 1416559590
Release Date: 2008-12-30
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Author: Ann Rule
Publisher: Pocket Books

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A Stranger in the House

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ISBN: 073522112X
Release Date: 2017-08-15
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Author: Shari Lapena
Publisher: Pamela Dorman Books

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Strangers

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ISBN: 0425181111
Release Date: 2002-10-01
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Author: Dean Koontz
Publisher: Berkley

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The Stranger

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ISBN: 0395423317
Release Date: 1986-10-28
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Author: Chris Van Allsburg
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers

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The Perfect Stranger: A Novel

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ISBN: 1501107992
Release Date: 2017-04-11
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Author: Megan Miranda
Publisher: Simon & Schuster

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The Stranger

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ISBN: 9780307827661
Release Date: 2012-08-08
Number of pages: 144
Author: Albert Camus
Publisher: Vintage

Download and read online The Stranger in PDF and EPUB Through the story of an ordinary man unwittingly drawn into a senseless murder on an Algerian beach, Camus explored what he termed "the nakedness of man faced with the absurd." First published in 1946; now in a new translation by Matthew Ward.


The Stranger

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ISBN: 9786050439335
Release Date: 2016-05-15
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Author: Albert Camus
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Download and read online The Stranger in PDF and EPUB Meursault will not pretend. After the death of his mother, everyone is shocked when he shows no sadness. And when he commits a random act of violence in Algiers, society is baffled. Why would this seemingly law-abiding bachelor do such a thing? And why does he show no remorse even when it could save his life? His refusal to satisfy the feelings of others only increases his guilt in the eyes of the law. Soon Meursault discovers that he is being tried not simply for his crime, but for his lack of emotion - a reaction that condemns him for being an outsider. For Meursault, this is an insult to his reason and a betrayal of his hopes; for Camus it encapsulates the absurdity of life.


The Stranger

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ISBN: 1532928912
Release Date: 2016-04-25
Number of pages: 90
Author: Albert Camus
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

Download and read online The Stranger in PDF and EPUB Abroad in the land, alien himself, Meursault lives Stressful situation. Intimately outside the moral scope of their acts , comes a murder , imprisonment , the gallows , and without hay for in this inevitable process , no rebellion or hope.


The Stranger

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ISBN: 9780698186200
Release Date: 2015-03-24
Number of pages: 400
Author: Harlan Coben
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online The Stranger in PDF and EPUB #1 New York Times bestselling master of suspense Harlan Coben delivers his most shocking thriller yet, proving that a well-placed lie can help build a wonderful life—and a secret has the same explosive power to destroy it. The Stranger appears out of nowhere, perhaps in a bar, or a parking lot, or at the grocery store. His identity is unknown. His motives are unclear. His information is undeniable. Then he whispers a few words in your ear and disappears, leaving you picking up the pieces of your shattered world. Adam Price has a lot to lose: a comfortable marriage to a beautiful woman, two wonderful sons, and all the trappings of the American Dream: a big house, a good job, a seemingly perfect life. Then he runs into the Stranger. When he learns a devastating secret about his wife, Corinne, he confronts her, and the mirage of perfection disappears as if it never existed at all. Soon Adam finds himself tangled in something far darker than even Corinne’s deception, and realizes that if he doesn’t make exactly the right moves, the conspiracy he’s stumbled into will not only ruin lives—it will end them. From the Hardcover edition.


The Stranger The Graphic Novel

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ISBN: 9781681771809
Release Date: 2016-06-07
Number of pages: 144
Author: Albert Camus
Publisher: Pegasus Books

Download and read online The Stranger The Graphic Novel in PDF and EPUB A visually stunning adaptation of Albert Camus’ masterpiece that offers an exciting new graphic interpretation while retaining the book’s unique atmosphere. The day his mother dies, Meursault notices that it is very hot on the bus that is taking him from Algiers to the retirement home where his mother lived; so hot that he falls asleep. Later, while waiting for the wake to begin, the harsh electric lights in the room make him extremely uncomfortable, so he gratefully accepts the coffee the caretaker offers him and smokes a cigarette. The same burning sun that so oppresses him during the funeral walk will once again blind the calm, reserved Meursault as he walks along a deserted beach a few days later—leading him to commit an irreparable act. This new illustrated edition of Camus's classic novel The Stranger portrays an enigmatic man who commits a senseless crime and then calmly, and apparently indifferently, sits through his trial and hears himself condemned to death.


Looking for The Stranger

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ISBN: 9780226241708
Release Date: 2016-09-09
Number of pages: 288
Author: Alice Kaplan
Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Download and read online Looking for The Stranger in PDF and EPUB The Stranger is a rite of passage for readers around the world. Since its publication in France in 1942, Camus’s novel has been translated into sixty languages and sold more than six million copies. It’s the rare novel that’s as at likely to be found in a teen’s backpack as in a graduate philosophy seminar. If the twentieth century produced a novel that could be called ubiquitous, The Stranger is it. How did a young man in his twenties who had never written a novel turn out a masterpiece that still grips readers more than seventy years later? With Looking for “The Stranger”, Alice Kaplan tells that story. In the process, she reveals Camus’s achievement to have been even more impressive—and more unlikely—than even his most devoted readers knew. Born in poverty in colonial Algeria, Camus started out as a journalist covering the criminal courts. The murder trials he attended, Kaplan shows, would be a major influence on the development and themes of The Stranger. She follows Camus to France, and, making deft use of his diaries and letters, re-creates his lonely struggle with the novel in Montmartre, where he finally hit upon the unforgettable first-person voice that enabled him to break through and complete The Stranger. Even then, the book’s publication was far from certain. France was straining under German occupation, Camus’s closest mentor was unsure of the book’s merit, and Camus himself was suffering from near-fatal tuberculosis. Yet the book did appear, thanks in part to a resourceful publisher, Gaston Gallimard, who was undeterred by paper shortages and Nazi censorship. The initial critical reception of The Stranger was mixed, and it wasn’t until after liberation that The Stranger began its meteoric rise. As France and the rest of the world began to move out of the shadow of war, Kaplan shows, Camus’s book— with the help of an aggressive marketing campaign by Knopf for their 1946 publication of the first English translation—became a critical and commercial success, and Camus found himself one of the most famous writers in the world. Suddenly, his seemingly modest tale of alienation was being seen for what it really was: a powerful parable of the absurd, an existentialist masterpiece. Few books inspire devotion and excitement the way The Stranger does. And it couldn’t have a better biographer than Alice Kaplan, whose books about twentieth-century French culture and history have won her legions of fans. No reader of Camus will want to miss this brilliant exploration.


Love and Trouble

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ISBN: 9781101946510
Release Date: 2017-05-09
Number of pages: 256
Author: Claire Dederer
Publisher: Knopf

Download and read online Love and Trouble in PDF and EPUB From the New York Times best-selling author of Poser: My Life in Twenty-Three Yoga Poses, a ferocious, sexy, hilarious memoir about going off the rails at midlife and trying to reconcile the girl she was with the woman she has become. Claire Dederer is a happily married mother of two, ages nine and twelve, when she suddenly finds herself totally despondent and, simultaneously, suffering through a kind of erotic reawakening. This exuberant memoir shifts between her present experience as a middle-aged mom in the grip of mysterious new hungers and herself as a teenager--when she last experienced life with such heightened sensitivity and longing. From her hilarious chapter titles ("How to Have Sex with Your Husband of Seventeen Years") to her subjects--from the boyfriend she dumped at fourteen the moment she learned how to give herself an orgasm, to the girls who ruled her elite private school ("when I left Oberlin I thought I had done with them forever, but it turned out ...they also edited all the newspapers and magazines, and wrote all the books"), to raising a teenage daughter herself--Dederer writes with an electrifying blend of wry wit and raw honesty. She exposes herself utterly, and in doing so captures something universal about the experience of being a woman, a daughter, a wife. From the Hardcover edition.


The Stranger in the Woods

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ISBN: 9781101875698
Release Date: 2017-03-07
Number of pages: 224
Author: Michael Finkel
Publisher: Knopf

Download and read online The Stranger in the Woods in PDF and EPUB Many people dream of escaping modern life, but most will never act on it. This is the remarkable true story of a man who lived alone in the woods of Maine for 27 years, making this dream a reality—not out of anger at the world, but simply because he preferred to live on his own. A New York Times bestseller In 1986, a shy and intelligent twenty-year-old named Christopher Knight left his home in Massachusetts, drove to Maine, and disappeared into the forest. He would not have a conversation with another human being until nearly three decades later, when he was arrested for stealing food. Living in a tent even through brutal winters, he had survived by his wits and courage, developing ingenious ways to store edibles and water, and to avoid freezing to death. He broke into nearby cottages for food, clothing, reading material, and other provisions, taking only what he needed but terrifying a community never able to solve the mysterious burglaries. Based on extensive interviews with Knight himself, this is a vividly detailed account of his secluded life—why did he leave? what did he learn?—as well as the challenges he has faced since returning to the world. It is a gripping story of survival that asks fundamental questions about solitude, community, and what makes a good life, and a deeply moving portrait of a man who was determined to live his own way, and succeeded.


Naked Came the Stranger

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ISBN: 9781453265888
Release Date: 2012-06-26
Number of pages: 256
Author: Penelope Ashe
Publisher: Open Road Media

Download and read online Naked Came the Stranger in PDF and EPUB A steamy, bestselling tale of Long Island lust, written as a daring literary hoax by Newsday columnist Mike McGrady and two dozen of his colleagues For talk show host Gillian Blake, the suburbs have long been a paradise. On the radio, she and her husband are Gilly and Billy, local media stars and “New York’s Sweethearts of the Air.” At home they’re the envy of their neighbors. Only in the bedroom is their life less than perfect. When Gillian learns that her husband has a mistress, she takes revenge the only way she can. With each lover she takes, her lust multiplies, until this demure housewife becomes a creature of pure passion. No man on Long Island—be he hippie, mobster, or rabbi—is safe when Gillian goes on the prowl. Written by twenty-four reporters under the moniker of Penelope Ashe, Naked Came the Stranger was an attempt to produce the steamiest and most wildly over-the-top novel of all time—good writing be damned. A sensation upon its first release, forty years later the book remains one of the most sinfully amusing potboilers ever published.


Camus The Stranger

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ISBN: 0521539773
Release Date: 2004-01-19
Number of pages: 109
Author: Patrick McCarthy
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Download and read online Camus The Stranger in PDF and EPUB This handy guide places The Stranger, one of the seminal texts of existentialism and twentieth-century literature in general, in the context of French and French-Algerian history and culture. Patrick McCarthy examines the way the work undermines traditional concepts of fiction. In addition, he explores the parallels and the contrasts between Camus's work and that of Jean-Paul Sartre. Overall, this account provides students with a useful companion to The Stranger. This second edition boasts a revised guide to further reading and a new chapter on Camus and the Algerian War.


The Stranger

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ISBN: 9781453298725
Release Date: 2013-05-07
Number of pages: 384
Author: Camilla Läckberg
Publisher: Open Road Media

Download and read online The Stranger in PDF and EPUB In a remote Swedish village, Detective Patrik Hedstrom looks into a string of suspicious deaths in this mystery by a multimillion-copy bestselling author. A local woman is killed in a tragic car crash, but it isn’t a clear-cut drunk driving case. The victim’s blood contains high alcohol levels, yet she rarely drank a drop. Meanwhile, a new television series begins shooting in Fjällbacka, and as cameras shadow the stars’ every move, tempers start to flare. When a drunken party ends with an unpopular contestant’s murder, all eyes turn to the cast and crew. Could there be a murderer among them? The ratings spike as the country tunes in to a real life murder mystery. Detective Patrik Hedstrom finds himself increasingly unable to focus on the strange circumstances of the first case, but what if that holds the key to a series of other unsolved cases across Sweden? Under the unforgiving media spotlight, Patrik tackles his most challenging investigation yet.


The Stranger

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ISBN: OXFORD:N10727328
Release Date: 1820
Number of pages: 62
Author: August von Kotzebue
Publisher:

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The Stranger Albert Camus

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ISBN: 1438114222
Release Date: 2009-01-01
Number of pages: 168
Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Infobase Publishing

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Welcoming the Stranger

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ISBN: 9780830878406
Release Date: 2010-02-04
Number of pages: 242
Author: Matthew Soerens
Publisher: InterVarsity Press

Download and read online Welcoming the Stranger in PDF and EPUB Immigration is one of the most complicated issues of our time. Voices on all sides argue strongly for action and change. Christians find themselves torn between the desire to uphold laws and the call to minister to the vulnerable. In this book World Relief staffers Matthew Soerens and Jenny Hwang move beyond the rhetoric to offer a Christian response to immigration. They put a human face on the issue and tell stories of immigrants' experiences in and out of the system. With careful historical understanding and thoughtful policy analysis, they debunk myths and misconceptions about immigration and show the limitations of the current immigration system. Ultimately they point toward immigration reform that is compassionate, sensible and just, as they offer concrete ways for you and your church to welcome and minister to your immigrant neighbors.


The Stranger Beside Me

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ISBN: 9781940018133
Release Date: 2013-12-24
Number of pages: 512
Author: Ann Rule
Publisher: Planet Ann Rule, LLC

Download and read online The Stranger Beside Me in PDF and EPUB Utterly unique in its astonishing intimacy, as jarringly frightening as when it first appeared, Ann Rule's The Stranger Beside Me defies our expectation that we would surely know if a monster lived among us, worked alongside of us, appeared as one of us. With a slow chill that intensifies with each heart-pounding page, Rule describes her dawning awareness that Ted Bundy, her sensitive coworker on a crisis hotline, was one of the most prolific serial killers in America. He would confess to killing at least thirty-six young women from coast to coast, and was eventually executed for three of those cases. Drawing from their correspondence that endured until shortly before Bundy's death, and striking a seamless balance between her deeply personal perspective and her role as a crime reporter on the hunt for a savage serial killer -- the brilliant and charismatic Bundy, the man she thought she knew -- Rule changed the course of true-crime literature with this unforgettable chronicle.