A Bad End by Fernando Royuela PDF

By Fernando Royuela

"The burlesque echoes the best Spanish classics, from Quevedo to Camilo José Cela."—M. García Posada, El País

A undesirable finish is the tale of Goyito, a dwarf on the finish of his existence, who tells us, in a sour and sarcastic means, the depressing fact of his lonely adolescence, his macabre stories as a circus clown, and his liaisons dangereuses in Madrid's underworld. Mischief, wish, demise, ambition, revenge—the lifetime of a rascal advised in exuberant, exhilarating language. Winner of the Premio Ojo Crítico.

Fernando Royuela is a Spanish legal professional and fiction author who lives in Madrid, Spain.

Show description

Read Online or Download A Bad End PDF

Best humor books

New PDF release: London Call-Out: Confessions Of A Doctor In The Capital

A guy who has injured himself checking out his girlfriend's waxing treatment.

A psychological future health sufferer threatening to fly out of the window.

A hypochondriac calling in with belly pains that don't exist.

A mom with a middle situation - who would possibly not dwell to work out her baby grow-up.

Alex Rudd constantly desired to be a doctor.

And he continuously desired to paintings nights in London.

But it's a task that may force him loopy - if he doesn't die of exhaustion first.

It's the best urban on the earth - and in addition domestic to the main strange clinical emergencies any physician will ever witness.

As an emergency general practitioner, Rudd visits houses throughout London in the course of the evening. Hypochondriacs, drug-abusers -- and other people with family items inserted of their nether-regions, his sufferers variety from the mad to the moving.

'London Call-Out: Confessions Of a physician within the Capital' lifts the lid at the scientific prone within the British capital. It presents a revealing examine the paintings of a sessional GP and examines the dynamics of the night-shift team.

It is unique and humorous but additionally eye-opening and informative. And it offers an illuminating assessment of the various matters dealing with a clinical provider in an enormous city.

'London Call-Out' is a must-read for a person who enjoys scientific memoirs - and is ideal for enthusiasts of Benjamin Daniels' 'Confessions of a GP'.

Alex Rudd is a GP who now works as a locum in various surgical procedures in London and the remainder of the rustic. His identify has been replaced to guard the id of his sufferers and co-workers.

Get The Greatest Story Ever Written PDF

A boy wakes up in a mysterious position, ignorant of what occurred the evening sooner than he faces many dilemmas top as much as a stunning finale. He even meets extraterrestrial beings, Jesus, Telepaths, Plastic Surgeons, or even a necrophiliac.

A Tiny Bit Marvellous - download pdf or read online

Everybody hates the proper relations, so you'll love the Battles. the tale of a contemporary relatives, all residing their very own lives less than an analogous roof, lurching in the direction of meltdown. For an individual who has ever shared a house with that bizarre team of strangers we name family members. sunrise French at her hilarious top.

Read e-book online Strange Animals: A novel PDF

Within the days that Karen's choice to put off the abortion, she grew to become more and more conscious of the original place being pregnant afforded her. . . .

For the 1st time in her lifestyles, she started to think that she may possibly do whatever that modified the best way humans idea. . . .

It may be the simplest suggestion she could ever have.

Karen Halloway is a philosophy graduate pupil, trying to find a dissertation subject robust adequate to alter the realm. while she by chance will get pregnant, she has the epiphany she's been taking a look for—a method to rework the location into an item lesson for mankind.

A awesome tale of freedom, selection, and determined measures, unusual Animals is a fiendishly suspenseful and eye-opening novel from one in all our so much provocative writers.

Extra info for A Bad End

Example text

You will soon learn to adjust the printing speed to the optimal level for your needs. , Skokie, IL 60076 (WARNING: This system and accompanying documentation are fully protected under the provisions of the Galactic Copyright Convention, ser. B, Rigal system, Code 56-* ADF6 45932030: f. Duplication is strictly prohibited without the permission of copyright owner. ch) © 20th May 1993 Come on peo ple : you are all missing the most o bv iou s upgr ade path to the most powerful and satisfying computer of all.

4, . lS3, © 1983 by Cahners Publi sh ing Company. Evil aliens from a distant galaxy have taken over the world's largest compu ter company, the Tattler has learned exclusively, and are bent on using their strange powers - i n clud ing telepathy, mind conrol, and devil worship - to wreck the computer industry. "It's true. The y ll stop at nothin g ' ," says an expert who refuses to be identified becaus e he fears re t ribut i on from the aliens. " . Y. Imagine , his shock when he learned that the "man" wasn't a man at all and his "home" turned out to be a glow ing , disk s h a ped object hover­ - ing above a county park.

I know the different languages: in Fortran and BCPL, In Algol, Snobol, PL/I, in Lisp and Cobol I excel. Numerical analysis? My algorithms make y' gape! I read my favourite novels in editions punched on paper tape. Hackers have kernel knowledge. I'm very good at file control - my DCB's are always right. My use of ZED's so subtle, people stay to watch me half the night. I know what's wrong with the machine if it's not operational And thus I am the model of a ­ genius computational! 9L:JvfS and tlie Curse of 1\Jl: Computo, ergo sum Curt Suplee © Smithsonian Magazine, April 1983 The dread day arrives.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.50 of 5 – based on 43 votes