The Dancing Girls

SerieWorld Classics
Auteur Edna Ferber
Voorlezer Phil Chenevert
Speelduur 2u 43m 44s
€ 8,99


"The Dancing Girls, and Other Stories" contains four short-stories by two-times Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Ferber, written between 1910 and 1919. The title story paints a pictures of small-town America and of life "on the other side of the tracks." "The Dancing Girls" is followed by "Old Lady Mandle," "Long Distance," and "One Hundred Percent."

Edna Ferber (1885-1968) was an American author. Born in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and of Jewish descent, she suffered a lot from antisemitism, especially as a child, and was riddled with fear as she witness the Nazi Party party rise in Germany and gain followers across the Western world. Ferber won the Pulitzer Prize twice, in 1924 with her novel "So Big" and in 1926 with "Show Boat". Furthermore, her novels "Cimarron" (1930), "Giant" (1952), "Ice Palace" (1958) were each adapted to film. Her novels are remembered and celebrated for their strong female characters and their unique rendering of their American setting.


UitgeverSAGA Egmont
Publicatiedatum 27 november 2020
ISBN 9788726472486
Taal Engels
Speelduur 2u 43m 44s
Bestandsgrootte 114 MB
Formaat mp3 download en geschikt voor de Luisterrijk app


Over de auteur
Edna Ferber