Catbird Press does great service to bring it to anglophone readers. He became even more famous for writing the book that has most successfully and imaginatively captured the dislocation brought about by the fall of communism: City Sister Silver. Always surprising and fast-paced, City, Sister, Silver is at once satirical and romantic, wild and controlled. The novel is full of storytelling, myths, dreams and nightmares, shifting through a variety of genres. It is a novel for readers who want an unforgettable reading experience.
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Badal But worth it in the end. Normal punctuation would have been nice too I am not good at doing reviews. The prose jachhym wide-ranging and intricate, artistically ambitious and nonconformist. It got easier later. In the end, I was very glad to put this one down. City Sister Silver Except he searches for meaning by running dodgy trades with the Far East, drinking too much, taking a truck load of hallucinogens, and then talking to his friends about the ridiculous dreams he has.
Summarizing the plot of Sestra is a difficult task. Except he searches for meaning by running dodgy trades with the Far East, drinking too much, taking a truck load of hallucinogens, and then talking to his friends about th Man, was I glad to put this book down!
The hero passes through all sorts of fantastical situations: Sam Vaknin After the Rain. I am not good at doing reviews. I knew what was going on but I felt lost and confused at the same time.
Topol is already being hailed ssestra the supernova of post Czech fiction. They are brothers, he and his organization, not just associates and they all have very particular roles. The first part was the hardest to follow. Feb 06, Catherine Mustread rated it liked it Recommended to Catherine by: Since Sestra is written mostly in a colloquial register of Czech and employs slang frequently, Zucker has countered this by transliterating English colloquial speech.
Inhe cofounded the samizdat magazine Violit, and in Revolver Revue, a samizdat review that specialized in modern Czech writing.
Like most newly free societies, City Sister Silver is at once violent, confused, and limitless in possibility — and like most revolutions, it is nearly impossible to quit once begun. This was too clever for me. Related Articles
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