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Tales of tenderness and power

by Bessie Head

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Published by Heinemann International in Oxford, Portsmouth, N.H .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBessie Head.
SeriesAfrican writers series
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. ;
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13547691M
ISBN 100435905791

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Tales of Tenderness and Power () is a collection of twenty-one short stories by the South African-born Botswana writer Bessie Head published posthumously by Heinemann African Writers Series ().

All the stories, with the exception of three were published in various magazines prior to her demise/5. Tales of Tenderness and Power Bessie Head, Author Heinemann Educational Books $ (0p) ISBN More By and About This Author New Coronavirus Updates for the Book Biz. Head's other novels include Maru, A Question of Power, and Serowe: Village of the Rain Wind, a story set in the village where Head lived.

Head also wrote the collections Tales of Tenderness and Power, A Collection of Treasures, and A Woman Alone: Autobiographical Writings.

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In the years following I obtained a copy of Tales of Power ('74), fourth book in the series. I also read an article in the NY Times suggesting I read Castaneda's first three books--The Teachings of Don Juan: A Yaqui Way of Knowledge, '68; A Separate Reality: Further Conversations with Don Juan, '71; Journey to Ixtlan: The Lessons of Don Juan /5.

Novels get all the love. Among Bessie Head’s novels, A Question of Power certainly hogs most of the (deserving) attention. But Ms. Head also wrote shorts stories, twenty five of which are collected into the posthumously published Tales of Tenderness and Power.

Read Now ?book= [PDF Download] Tales of Tenderness and Power [Read] Full Ebook. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Tales of tenderness and power by Pages: Power Tales (15 Volume Set) Hardcover – January 1, by Various (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

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Tales of Tenderness and Power. Author(s): Bessie Head A Question of Power. Botswana From The Outside In. The Lost World of the Kalahari. Other books by this author. A Question of Power. Maru. Village of the Rain Wind.

TripFiction armchair travel by book – FRANCE. 21st April Tales of Tenderness and Power. Botswana. Her novels, including When Rain Clouds Gather, Maru, and A Question of Power, as well as her book of short stories, The Collector of Treasures. By now, you should be trying to figure out what informs the title of my piece this week.

What is it about the tenderness and power this time and what is Funke exactly trying to say with her piece. You ask. Well, Tales of Tenderness and Power is a novel written by Bessie Head and [ ]. Tenderness is a novel written by Robert Cormier. It is the basis for John Polson's film, Tenderness.

Plot. Eric Poole is a convicted teenage serial i "Lori" Cranston is a troubled year-old girl. As a little boy in New England, Eric Poole already exhibited symptoms of a was suspected of murdering several young girls, but also murdered his mother and Author: Robert Cormier.

Tales of Power Fourth book in the series. Index: Part 1: A Witness to the Acts of Power 1. An Appointment With Knowledge 2.

The Dreamer And the Dreamed 3. The Secret of The Luminous Beings Part 2: The Tonal and the Nagual 4. To create a series or add a work to it, go to a "work" page. The "Common Knowledge" section now includes a "Series" field. Enter the name of the series to add the book to it.

Works can belong to more than one series. In some cases, as with Chronicles of Narnia, disagreements about order necessitate the creation of more than one series. “Tales of Power,” Castaneda's most improbable book, is partly about the role of such “magical” practices in the spiritual training of a shaman and, more largely, about the knowable and the.

Tales of Tenderness and Power by Bessie Head. Heinemann, Paperback. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.

At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend jacket quality is not guaranteed. The story “Tenderness” is about two teenagers whose lives intersect. Eric Poole is the main character, a serial killer who has been convicted of killing his mother and stepfather.

Lorelei (Lori) Cranston is a character obsessed with Eric. Jake Proctor is .A warrior is in the hands of power and his only freedom is to choose an impeccable life. You're in a terrible spot. It's too late for you to retreat but too soon to act. All you can do is witness. For you there is only witnessing acts of power and listening to tales, tales of power.

The double is one of those tales.She died tragically early, inleaving behind her a fine collection of literary works. Tales of Tenderness and Power was the first of her works to be published after her death, and another anthology, A Woman Alone, has also been published posthumously.4/5(16).