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Woman Writer: Occasions and Opportunities by Joyce Carol Oates
so intense, they shade into pain.

This often reflects my experience when reading J.C. Oates, whether in the form of a novel or - as in Woman Writer- an essay that will not leave the reader 'tangentially related'.
Merriam Webster's Concise Dictionary of English Us&hellip by Merriam-Webster
Never patronizing and always richly descriptive - as a solid reference book should be - this guide to (US) English usage should become one of your best desk buddies whether you're interested in writing, translating or simply wanting to learn how to use English more accurately.
Why Translation Matters (Why X Matters) by Edith Grossman
This ought to be compulsory reading for all those interested in translation, language, Spanish and Latin American literature as well as for all US-based publishers.