Фирмин

Фирмин , 60. so i bought this years ago and hadnt read it and then the new, even cuter edition came out so i had to get it again, but actually read it this time because i am a sucker for cool book design and im glad, because its not a cute book, despite its illustrat
Caso internazionale nella neo editoria Il libro fu pubblicato da una piccola casa editrice in mille copie arrivando a conquistare i pi importanti premi letterari per esordienti per poi toccare i principali mercati A distanza di un decennio che ne resta Parto da un aspettativa molto alta il libro spesso antologizzato ad uso dei ragazzi della scuola media e implicitamente parrebbe veicolare l a per la lettura mi ritrovo a conti fatti con un topolino disilluso dalla vita e dalla vision Caso internazionale nella neo editoria Il libro fu pubblicato da una piccola casa editrice in mille copie arrivando a conquistare i pi importanti premi letterari per esordienti per poi toccare i principali mercati A distanza di un decennio che ne resta Parto da un
I adored this intelligent, quirky book Yes, it s told from the POV of a rat but this is no Secret of Nimh The rat in question, Firmin, is the runt of a litter of 13 and, because this mother only has 12 nipples he has to play musical teats with little success Instead he has to sustain himself by nibbling classic books Birthed by an alcoholic mother in the basement of a bookshop in Boston s Scolloy Square there are, thankfully, enough volumes to keep him full But, in allowing the words I adored this intelligent, quirky book Yes, it s told from the POV of a rat but this is no Secret of Nimh The rat in question, Firmin, is the runt of a litter of 13 and, because this mother only has 12 nipples he has to play musical teats with little suc
Again, I must be a voice of dissent here I loved this novella It is written from the perspective of a rat who was born in a bookstore to an alcoholic mother in a litter of other rat like rats Firmin is of course different from his brothers and sisters he possesses a yearning for knowledge and a loneliness that he obliquely recognizes as the loneliness of the human condition particularly among those humans whose lives he vicariously observes This makes him a liminal figure at home neither i Again, I must be a voice of dissent here I loved this novella It is written from the perspective of a rat who was born in a bookstore to an alcoholic mother in a litter of other rat like rats Firmin is of course different from his brothers and sisters he possesses a yearning for knowledge and a loneliness that he obliquely recognizes as the loneliness o
La f bula de una rata que aprende a leer y vive en una tienda de libros en una zona de Boston en decadencia nos habla de la experiencia de ser lector y del poder de la lectura como llave para abrir nuestra imaginaci n y nuestro mundo, pero tambi n de su lado negativo de hacernos ver c mo de grande puede ser dicho mundo y lo peque os que somos en l Es el mejor libro sobre la Literatura que he le do Bueno, no, pero he tomado cari o a Firmin, el protagonista su humor me ha sacado una sonrisa m La f bula de una rata que aprende a leer y vive en una tienda de libros en una zona de Boston en decadencia nos habla de la experiencia de ser lector y del poder de la lectura como llave para abrir nuestra imaginaci n y nuestro mundo, pero tambi n de su lad
This book really surprised me When I saw it at Powell s Books, I knew right away I was the target audience See that white chunk on the right side of the cover It s a literal chunk taken out of the book As though a rat had nibbled it On the back, it said it was a book about Firmin, a rat who begins by consuming literature, but soon finds it consumes him It s about a rat who loves books Perfect for me So I bought it, guessing it would be a fun, cute summer read, with little substan
Profunda decepci n Despu s de todo lo bueno le do sobre esta novela, de saber que Seix Barral ha apostado fuerte por ella al comprar los derechos mundiales, lo nico que puedo decir es que me ha aburrido profundamente Todos los que hemos le do convulsivamente a lo largo de vida estamos predispuestos a sentirnos identificados con esta rata devoradora, en el sentido literal pr