Kinder Than Solitude: A Novel

Kinder Than Solitude: A Novel

per 13.99 $

13.99 Kinder Than Solitude: A Novel http://covers.feedbooks.net/item/717726.jpg?t=1412257468 http://it.feedbooks.com/item/717726/kinder-than-solitude-a-novel?locale=it&utm_medium=uwishlist&utm_source=amazon

A profound mystery is at the heart of this magnificent new novel by Yiyun Li, “one of America’s best young novelists” (Newsweek) and the celebrated author of The Vagrants, winner of the Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award. Moving back and forth in time, between America today and China in the 1990s, Kinder Than Solitude is the story of three people whose lives are changed by a murder one of them may have committed. As one of the three observes, “Even the most innocent… (più)

Recensioni editoriali (9 recensioni)


I imagine most people’s reaction to the book will be dictated by their tolerance for her semi-aphoristic authorial proclamations and the mannered faux-philosophical dialogue, both of which confused and confounded this reader.

Li possesses a supreme ability to depict subtle cultural interactions, and many of the novel’s best moments depict the fascinating collision between America and China, between the restless immigrant and those more settled.

There's a fine, taut Beijing novel inside Kinder Than Solitude, and some ruthless editing of its tedious American material might have set it off to greater advantage.

Commenti (0 commenti)



Dettagli del libro  


Editore: Random House Trade Paperbacks (25 Febbraio 2014)

Format: EPUB

Numero di pagine: 336 pagine

Dimensioni del file: 2.2 MB

Protezione: DRM

Lingua: Inglese


Liste (1 lista)


#Readwomen2014

Following the hashtag created by Joanna Walsh and our dedicated article on the blog, discover a broad selection of titles written by women which we...


Trova oggetti simili  


>
>
>
>