La petite fille de monsieur Linh
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: January 8th 2007
Publisher: Le Livre de poche
Pages no: 183
Edition language: French
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Magnifique histoire, bouleversante en un sens, une amitié au delà des mots, des cultures, une poésie magique à chaque mots. J'ai dévoré ce livre qui m'a fait sourire, attendri, pleuré, rigolé, le tout en quelques pages. Un moment magique vraiment.
Original Title: La petite fille de Monsieur Linh This story is only about 130 pages long, this means a lot is left for the reader's imagination. Where does Monsieur Linh precisely come from? But the story is a very beautiful and subtle one, focussing on how unfitting someone can feel in a new envi...
La Petite Fille de Monsieur Linh (Monsieur Linh's Granddaughter) was published by the award winning novelist and film-maker Philippe Claudel (born 1962) in 2005. In deceptively simple language Claudel tells the story of two older men from whom life has taken more than they can bear to lose. Monsie...
Philippe Claudel's Monsieur Linh and his child is a wonderful, original and haunting study of an an elderly refugee from an unknown war torn country. His son and daughter-in-law have died in the war and he is left to care for their only child and his grand-daughter.This a short book with only 13...
a tiny gem...