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It was a fun read, refreshing in its way after reading one too many heavy-handed, hamfisted story about depressed teenagers, a more lighthearted story about such a heavy topic was sorely neededand I might find myself thinking about it a lot down the line.

This wasn’t because it was short but rather because it kind of demanded to be finished. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. My only hang-up, I guess, is the term “Juliet,” which is used in the book to describe anyone who kills himself with pills or poison and manages to get there “with no scars.

De la gente del subsuelo y del infierno de los suicidas. It brings a unique perspective to the idea of life and the meaning of it, even for those who aren’t alive any more. Not Enabled Word Wise: The Wolves of Winter.

He has also written a number of award-winning screenplays, and Jellyfish, the first film that he directed -along with his wife Shira Geffen – won the Camera d’Or prize for best first feature at Cannes in Share your thoughts with other customers. Apr 15, Veronica rated it liked it. How to write a great review.


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A Love Story ‘ and have watched it several times. Everybody hates him, except Uzi.

This was my first time reading an Edgar Keret book, and I definitely would like to read more of his work. A short story collection?

Good lord, that man can write so much with so little. The darkest oeret I’ve read in ages” — Matt Haig “Keret mixes the laconic style of Raymond Carver and the insane wit of Quentin Tarantino into his own particular, melancholy combination of themes Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

But every time I turn the last page, they seem to make it, scraping in under some chain-link gate, closing on a strip mall comic book storefront as the caffeinated characters dance like extinguishing florescent bulbs inside.

There are all sorts of people who did it in different ways, and some of them take it way too personally if asked how. In all fairness, the conclusion is satisfying, but the road there is unscenic. Death Comes to Pemberley. Another great read by an always engaging writer who has yet to disappoint. How to write a great review Do Say what you liked best and least Describe the author’s style Explain the rating you gave Don’t Use rude and profane language Include any personal information Mention spoilers or the book’s price Recap the plot.

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Check out the top jneller of the year on our page Best Books of I bought because I saw the movie “Wristcutter” which is based on this novella. Leave a Reply Cancel reply. I think there’s this etagr that after you off yourself, with the way it hurts and everything — and it hurts like hell — the last thing you give a shit about is somebody with nothing on his mind except singing about how unhappy he is.


Oct 05, Simay Yildiz rated it it was amazing Shelves: It’s very hard to put into words this incredibly odd story. All versions of this novella are amazing, and I seriously recommend you check them ALL out! Long Road to Mercy. I felt good about myself and a little caught in thoughts about the world around me. Here, everyone wants to know what you know for a living, but in that world, they want to know how you did it.

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When Mordy, our hero, discovers that his girlfriend from his life before has also ‘offed’ herself, he sets out to find her, and so follows a strange adventure But my partner’s 16 year old little brother is probably going to enjoy it as-is! The Sense of an Ending. His adventures are fun, especially his friend Uzi, but sometimes you feel weird for finding it funny because, you know, they killed themselves.

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Etgar Keret: Kneller’s Happy Campers

Write a customer review. People walk around with holes in their heads, gruesome scars along their neck and arms, and blue faces; all according to how they did it. Pachinko National Book Award Finalist. Thanks for telling us about the problem.