novelette novelette


  • (n) a short novel


  • Last month the work of one of them, a 2O-year-old novelette called Kappa, was first published in English translation.


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  • "I wanted a lush fin-de-siècle décor for the story," wrote Carter in a letter to a friend, "And a style that ...... utilises the heightened diction of the novelette, to half-seduce the reader into this wicked, glamorous, fatal world."
    on Jun 23, 2006 By: Angela Carter Source:

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