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Couto Mia Brookshaw David Trn Books

Books di Couto Mia Brookshaw David Trn editi da Serpents Tail

Under the Frangipani

Under the Frangipani

Couto Mia  Brookshaw David (TRN) 
edizioni Serpents Tail

“An original and fresh tale, quite unlike anything else I have read from Africa. I enjoyed it very much.”—Doris Lessing“A peculiarily African sensibility . . . a writer of fluid, fragmentary narratives. . . . Remarkable.”—New StatesmanA police inspector is investigating a strange murder—a case in which all the suspects...

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€ 16,10
Last Flight of the Flamingo

Last Flight of the Flamingo

Couto Mia  Brookshaw David (TRN) 
edizioni Serpents Tail

“A wonderful mix of magical realism and wordplay that has a similar tone to Márquez at his best. Couto writes in an idiom all his own that feels authentically African.”—InkIn Mozambique after the end of the civil war, local soldiers have been unaccountably blown up. When it begins to happen to UN peacekeepers, a high-level...

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€ 13,40
River Called Time

River Called Time

Couto Mia  Brookshaw David (TRN) 
edizioni Serpents Tail

Mariano, who has lived in the city from an early age, is summoned back to his village to attend his grandfather's funeral. But, when he arrives, he discovers two things: firstly, that he has been nominated by his grandfather to take over the running of the family affairs, secondly that his grandfather has not died...

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€ 15,20