: Le vergini (Italian Edition) (): Marco Praga: Books. Colpito da una grave crisi depressiva, morì suicida. Read more. Matt said: suicide isn’t the happiest of topics. the suicides of five sisters is even less Il Giardino delle Vergini Suicide, Sofia Coppola – James Woods, Kathleen . Le vergini suicide · Jeffrey Eugenides . in Libri in altre lingue ( Visualizza i Top nella categoria Libri in altre lingue). n in Libri in altre lingue.

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I can definitely see myself reading this one again and am glad to have finally gotten vvergini to it. Eugenides has taken all the trials and joys of the traditional coming-of-age novel and in one fell swoop made them twice three times? I think maybe a few people are going to be disappointed that I didn’t give this five stars, and I mean, I’m upset that it wasn’t five stars either, but hear me out.

It’s incredible sad, mystical in ways, also with an suucide narrative.

Oh, Jeffrey, I love you. I don’t even really know what to say. Each member of the community tries to take their best shot at “figuring out” these girls; the doctors poke and prod in their offices, the psychologists psycho-analyze and the housewives gossip.

Cecilia has a funeral, but due to a funeral workers’ strike, her body is kept chilled at the mortuary. She is referred to an eminent New York doctor who, after extensive physical and psychological testing, pronounces her genetically suucide I couldn’t put this book down.


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Ulteriori informazioni su Amazon Prime. They describe them and there personalities and all the odd things about this family.

The vocabulary is extensive and explains very well what the author is experiencing. It is hard to say I enjoyed a story like this – that would be like saying I enjoyed a car wreck; intriguing, but lots of people and property were damaged in the process.

This animated and moving story is narrated by Cal Stephanides, now an American diplomat living in Berlin.

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It would have been too simple for a story to be all about that. They also both watched a lot of changes occur in the U. That’s a long time, and I do believe its true. xuicide

Thinking about it, this also might be because the characters’ everyday experiences were linro completely removed from anything I remember about being a teenager, so I didn’t find suicie of it to be something I could relate to either. So I feel a bit uncomfortable about revealing that I disliked it – I’ll admit, I have been guilty of judging people a bit if I see they’ve slated a book I really love, and this seems to be a book that has a lot of meaning for many readers – but, there you go, I can’t help it.

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View all 3 comments. I could stick quote after quote of brilliant prose on here. Eugenides is the editor of the vergihi of short stories titled My Mistress’s Sparrow is Dead.


It begins with the suicide of the youngest libfo the precursor to the preoccupation the boys have with the Lisbon sisters. Because This one was interesting. I’ve long been aware of its status as a cult classic and many people I know, as well as people I don’t know but whose taste seems to correspond closely with mine, have professed to adore it.

Every element spirals into a gloomy miasma and it moves towards the ultimate sad sujcide. I have a beautiful blonde daughter of my own now.

Sometimes, vegini just know when you have found a truly great novelist and Jeffrey Eugenides is one such novelist. One wall had a painting of Pilgrims plucking a turkey. Apr 19, Blair rated it it was ok Shelves: Dettagli prodotto Copertina flessibile: Porte ai lati e al fondo.

Almost every page of this book had a meaningful quote on it. The book is told all through second-hand accounts. Looking into other people’s lives.