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Gondry actually made me open my eyes about some things, that I couldn’t imagine or figure out. The promise of beauty and the warning of ugliness, both of them to be found within the pages of his modern fairytale. This book is like nothing you’ve read: Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Generously, Colin bequeaths a quarter of his fortune to Chick and Alyssum so they too may marry despite the former’s reluctance to do so.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. View all 10 comments. I started the book with more than a little scepticism because — well, surrealism — but within 30 pages I was totally hooked.

A gun is an ‘equalizer’, a lynx fur becomes a ‘larynx’ fur This is a very funny book; it owes a debt to PG Wodehouse, not least in the character of Nicolas the butler, who in my head was played by 90s Stephen Fry. When I first started reading this book, I thought that perhaps the translation was just bad, but then I realized that it was just the book. With endnotes by those gentlemen as well as by its translator Brian Harper.


Un petit nuage rose descendait de l’air et s’approcha d’eux. Duke Ellington, the rias racing viann Luis Sastre Cid Translator. Read more Read less. But what is actually going on here? What a brilliant, clever novel — but not for the faint of imagination. Return to Book Page.

You are lost in his humbug world, which with borus page reveals its hidden metaphorical layers. Learn more More Like This.

It felt like I was doing this rescuing translation in my mental visual. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Spray of the Days Retrieved March 6, Now saying that I think “Foam of the Daze” is truly a remarkable work. This was supposed to be about love. Um livro realmente muito surrealista. Le religieux Philippe Torreton Goodreads helps you keep track of books you viaan to read.

Eventually threw it in the garbage rather donating it or selling to the local bookstore to save someone else viam reading it. Share this Rating Title: Paperbackpages. Dialogues are either whimsical or absurdist, sending me back to memories of Lewis Carroll or Eugene Ionesco.

In “Mood Indigo” the chef’s name is “ffroydde,” which I don’t fully understand if it is a pun. Or you can picture the famous scene from Charlie Chaplin’s “Hard Times”: But she went on “I’m going this way” Wealthy, inventive bachelor Colin endeavors to find a cure for his lover Chloe after she’s diagnosed with an unusual illness caused by a flower growing in her lungs. It is espums, it has a definite theme romantic love meets cruel realityand within this frame it leaves room for improvization and for instrumental solos.


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E tante altre stravaganze che si susseguono proseguendo le pagine. You know what reading this book is like? Love the songs from this author but can’t stand the novel. Sonunda ben de Vian okudum!


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They walked, following the first pavement they came to. Adolescents will recognize themselves in this initiatory journey that leads to adulthood, to its responsibilities and to its dramas in the face of the cruelty of existence.

View all 11 comments. His love for Duke Ellington is Borix believe reflected in the compact, emotional and, in the end, carefully orchestrated final product.

Borix reasons why I didn’t use Chapman’s translation was that I felt that it needed a new and fresh translation, and Brian Harper, an American who lives in Paris, kept all the ingredients that makes the book great. The latent sexiness creeps into the narrative voice in all kinds of ways: Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Their passion for American jazz and – in Chick’s case – the existentialist writer Jean-Sol Partre a hilarious caricature of Jean-Paul Sartre is a reflection of the author’s own interests: English Choose a language for shopping.

His niece follows her lover Chick down the hungry pockets of philosopher Partre. Despite his significant fortune and luxurious lifestyle, Colin is desperate for a lover, even going so far as secretly pining for Chick’s girlfriend, Alyssum. Delicate, playful, a charming fantasy in pink and blue; thus the writer lures the reader deeper and deeper inside before springing his trap.