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Dubus, Andre 1936-1999

Overview
Works: 122 works in 384 publications in 4 languages and 14,401 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Biography  Drama  Short stories  Film adaptations  Novellas  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3554.U265, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andre Dubus
Dancing after hours : stories by Andre Dubus( Book )

25 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 1,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen stories whose protagonists wrestle with love, faith, and luck. In The Lover, a man in his fifties falls in love with a girl younger than his daughter, A Love Song is on the pain of divorce, and The Colonel's Wife is on the repercussions of a man's physical injury on a marriage. By the author of Broken Vessels
Selected stories by Andre Dubus( Book )

26 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and Slovenian and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The critically acclaimed author presents a collection of twenty-two tales peopled with decidedly unglamorous characters living north of Boston who everyday fight the small struggles of their lives
The times are never so bad : a novella & eight short stories by Andre Dubus( Book )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The focus of this collection, which includes the often praised tale "A Father's Story," as well as the novella "the Pretty Girl," is on the twisting deformations of love, on domestic disturbances, and on marriages whose sanctity can no longer bind them. --Amazon.com
The last worthless evening : four novellas & two stories by Andre Dubus( Book )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verhalen over gewone mensen en underdogs in kritieke situaties
Voices from the moon by Andre Dubus( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic Dubus novella & mdash;now available as an ebook In the aftermath of two failed marriages, a Catholic family seeks salvation from within Voices from the Moon opens amidst the fallout of Stowe family patriarch Greg & rsquo;s divorce from his wife, Joan; and shortly after, that of their eldest son, Larry, from his wife, Brenda. On the verge of adolescence, young Richie Stowe grapples to make sense of these events and their consequences, and seeks solace in the church. As the family attempts to mend itself and move forward, its members are forced to reconcile their feelings of betrayal with their enduring love for one another. Masterfully related from the alternating perspectives of its six main characters, Dubus & rsquo;s richly drawn novella recounts a family & rsquo;s failure to abide by those laws divined and decreed, and its path to redemption via understanding and forgiveness. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Andre Dubus including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the author & rsquo;s estate
Finding a girl in America : ten stories & a novella by Andre Dubus( Book )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Dubus's largely coastal New England world, these short works focus on the residual anguish and momentary elation of deep emotional attachments--between lovers, between parent and child, and between estranged spouses
Adultery & other choices by Andre Dubus( Book )

11 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dubus's second collection of short fiction: a compassionate portrayal of man's journey from childhood to maturity For the adolescents in Part One of Andre Dubus's Adultery & Other Choices, youth is characterized by humiliation, alienation, and disappointment: A son struggles to connect with his distant father, and later he must overcome a schoolyard bully. Then, for the soldiers that inhabit Part Two, service is synonymous with sacrifice, as marriages and limbs falter and fail. But for the bitterly lonely wife of a promiscuous professor, a hopeless affair with a dying ex-priest provides her with the strength necessary to retake control of her life. In the aptly titled follow-up to Separate Flights, Dubus expertly traces the arc of human life, and with subtle grace honors the men and women he portrays with such faithful veracity. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Andre Dubus including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the author's estate
Separate flights by Andre Dubus( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dubus's masterful first collection, in which he brings to life the human condition--in all its sorrow and beauty For the men and women in Andre Dubus's poignant debut collection, life and love are not without their tribulations. The devout endeavor to reconcile the demands of their faith with their most basic human inclinations. A doctor is confronted with his limitations as a man. Husbands and wives seek solace in the beds of others, even as their infidelities expose them to further heartbreak. Etched in austere prose that is punctuated with powerful emotional moments, the richly drawn characters of Separate Flights command both compassion and admiration, which readers are helpless to deny them. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Andre Dubus including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the author's estate
In the bedroom : seven stories by Andre Dubus( Book )

7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven stories of people facing turning points in their lives feature a grief-stricken father, a brother whose mother has just left home, and a woman whose many lovers cause her to doubt she will ever truly know love
We don't live here anymore : three novellas by Andre Dubus( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In these three novellas - two of which form the basis of the award-winning film We Don't Live Here Anymore - literary master Andre Dubus traces the lives of two couples who married too young, and who are intricately entwined by love and friendship, jealousy and understanding." "Hank and Jack have been best friends since high school. Hank married Edith, the prettiest girl Jack had ever seen, and Jack married Terry whom he thinks he may no longer love. But Hank and Edith's adultery didn't begin or end with Jack and Terry. Moving, perceptive, rendered in clear-eyed prose, We Don't Live Here Anymore maps with preternatural insight the often separate lands of love and marriage."--Jacket
We don't live here anymore : the novellas of Andre Dubus by Andre Dubus( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lieutenant by Andre Dubus( Book )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover Page; Title Page; Table of Contents; 1; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6; 7; A Biography of Andre Dubus; Copyright Page
House of sand and fog by Andre Dubus( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a road crew in California, a former colonel in the Iranian Air Force under the Shah yearns to restore his family's dignity. When an attractive bungalow comes available on county auction for a fraction of its value, he sees a great opportunity for himself, his wife, and his children. But the house's former owner, a recovering alcoholic and addict down on her luck, doesn't see it that way, nor does her lover, a married cop driven to extremes to win her love and get her house back
The stories of Breece D'J Pancake by Breece D'J Pancake( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breece D'J Pancake cut short a promising career when he took his own life at the age twenty-six. Published posthumously, this is a collection of stories that depict the world of Pancake's native rural West Virginia
Broken vessels by Andre Dubus( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selvbiografiske essays
In the Bedroom by Todd Field( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De ouders van Frank, vermoord door de ex-echtgenoot van zijn vriendin, hebben grote problemen met het verwerken van zijn dood
We don't live here anymore by Andre Dubus( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Land where my fathers died by Andre Dubus( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in French and English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Separate flights : a novella and seven short stories by Andre Dubus( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic Dubus collection & mdash;now available as an ebook Dubus & rsquo;s masterful first collection, in which he brings to life the human condition & mdash;in all its sorrow and beauty For the men and women in Andre Dubus & rsquo;s poignant debut collection, life and love are not without their tribulations. The devout endeavor to reconcile the demands of their faith with their most basic human inclinations. A doctor is confronted with his limitations as a man. Husbands and wives seek solace in the beds of others, even as their infidelities expose them to further heartbreak. Etched in austere prose that is punctuated with powerful emotional moments, the richly drawn characters of Separate Flights command both compassion and admiration, which readers are helpless to deny them. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Andre Dubus including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the author & rsquo;s estate
We don't live here anymore by John Curran( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama about married life explores the perverse logic of infidelity and the complicity, denial and occasional cruelty that can accompany it
 
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Dancing after hours : stories
Alternative Names
Andre Dubus Amerikaans schrijver (1936-1999)

Andre Dubus amerikansk författare

Andre Dubus amerikansk skribent

Andre Dubus écrivain américain

Andre Dubus US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Андре Дюбюс

더뷰스, 안드레 1936-1999

アンドレ・デビュース

デビュース, アンドレ

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Selected storiesThe times are never so bad : a novella & eight short storiesThe last worthless evening : four novellas & two storiesVoices from the moonFinding a girl in America : ten stories & a novellaAdultery & other choicesSeparate flightsIn the bedroom : seven stories