Published July 6, 2006
by Trafford Publishing .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||258|
“ Stoner is a novel of an ordinary life, an examination of a quiet tragedy, the work of a great but little-known writer.” —Ruth Rendell “A beautiful and moving novel, as sweeping, intimate, and mysterious as life itself.” —Geoff Dyer “I have read few novels as deep and as clear as Stoner/5(15). Stoner Coloring Book for Adults: The Stoner's Psychedelic Coloring Book Paperback – J by/5(). The first edition of this novel was published in , and was written by John Williams. The book was published in multiple languages including English language, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this classics, literature story are William Stoner,/5. Stoner was published in , and – as is usually the case – it steered a mid‑course between the novelist's fears and his hopes. It was respectably reviewed; it had a reasonable sale; it did not become a bestseller; it went out of print. In , Augustus, Williams's "Roman" novel.
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