Bok
Forfatter
Emner
Omtaler

     

    Ny kunde? Registrer deg her!

    Hvorfor registrere deg?

    • Raskere utsjekk
    • Se logg over tidligere kjøp
    • Motta gode tilbud og anbefalinger
    Registrer deg her
    Velg kundetype:

    Haugenbok.no Engelsk Engelsk - romaner og fortellinger Beauty Is a wound

    Beauty Is a wound

    Beauty Is a wound

    Beauty Is a wound

    Forfatter

    Tomt hos leverandør, ny melding ventes 01.01.1970

    129,-

    ISBN:

    9781782272434

    Trykkeår:

    2016

    Utgitt:

    2016

    Utgave:

    1

    Vekt:

    388 gr

    Alder:

    Voksen

    Beauty Is a wound
    9781782272434

    Forlagets omtale:

    A colour-drenched epic set in Indonesia, filled with vivid sex and violence, from the Man Booker International Prize longlisted author'A literary child of Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Salman Rushdie'New York Review of Book>'A howling masterpiece' Chigoze Obioma, author of The FishermanOne stormswept LES MER afternoon, after twenty-one years of being dead, the beautiful Indonesian prostitute Dewi Ayu rise from her grave to avenge a curse placed on her family. Amidst the orange groves and starfruit trees, her children and grandchildren have been living out lives of violence, incest, murder, madness and heartbreak, They are creatures of breathtaking beauty - all but one of them, whose ugliness in unparalleled. And Beauty is her name.Set in the mythical Indonesian town of Halimunda, Beauty is a Wound is a bawdy, epic take of fearsome women and weak-willed men, communist ghosts and vengeful spirits. chaste princesses and ruthless bandits. It is also a satirical portrait of Indonesia's painful past, journeying through almost a century of brutality, from Dutch colonialism and Japanese occupation to revolution, independence and dictatorship. Weaving together history with local legend, Eka Kurniawan spins a fantastical masterpiece in which darkness and light dance hand in hand. LES MINDRE Forlagets omtale A colour-drenched epic set in Indonesia, filled with vivid sex and violence, from the Man Booker International Prize longlisted author'A literary child of Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Salman Rushdie'New York Review of Book>'A howling masterpiece' Chigoze Obioma, author of The FishermanOne stormswept afternoon, after twenty-one years of being dead, the beautiful Indonesian prostitute Dewi Ayu rise from her grave to avenge a curse placed on her family. Amidst the orange groves and starfruit trees, her children and grandchildren have been living out lives of violence, incest, murder, madness and heartbreak, They are creatures of breathtaking beauty - all but one of them, whose ugliness in unparalleled. And Beauty is her name.Set in the mythical Indonesian town of Halimunda, Beauty is a Wound is a bawdy, epic take of fearsome women and weak-willed men, communist ghosts and vengeful spirits. chaste princesses and ruthless bandits. It is also a satirical portrait of Indonesia's painful past, journeying through almost a century of brutality, from Dutch colonialism and Japanese occupation to revolution, independence and dictatorship. Weaving together history with local legend, Eka Kurniawan spins a fantastical masterpiece in which darkness and light dance hand in hand.

    Alternative utgaver
    Skjønnhet er et sår Eka Kurniawan
    E-bok i salg / nedlastbar / les info først
    E-bok, Bokmål
    189,- NÅ 165,-
    Kjøp på Ebok.no
    Skjønnhet er et sår Eka Kurniawan
    Levering 2-6 dager
    Heftet, Bokmål
    169,-
    Skjønnhet er et sår Eka Kurniawan
    På lager - sendes nå( 3 stk. )
    Innbundet, Bokmål
    369,- NÅ 189,-

    Gå ikke glipp av nyheter og gode tilbud. Meld deg på vårt nyhetsbrev og hold deg oppdatert!

    Noe gikk galt, vennligst prøv igjen senere.
    Suksess! Du er nå meldt på nyhetsbrevet
    Du er allerede mottaker av nyhetsbrevet vårt.