Yasunari Kawabata
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In 'House of the Sleeping Beauties and Other Stories', Dreams and Reality Seduce and Intertwine
22 Jul 2010 // 4:59 PM

These tales are a must read for anyone who enjoys the short fiction form, and if looking for an introduction to Japanese literature, The House of Sleeping Beauties is a good place to begin.

Beauty and Sadness Proves That With Beauty Comes Power
22 Jun 2010 // 5:00 PM

At a lean 206 pages, much psychological intensity and artistic craft are set within, and universal themes like love, jealousy, revenge and manipulation are all handled with subtlety and beauty.

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How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir

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"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.

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