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THE APPOINTMENT

Redaktionelle Bewertung - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Romanian-born Müller (The Land of Green Plums, 1996, etc.) now lives in Berlin, having successfully fled after running afoul of the Ceausescu regime. Here, she offers a grim portrait of totalitarian life's squalor and pain.A young woman has been "summoned" to appear "at ten sharp" before the greasy Major Albu for another of several interrogations—sessions that can be cruel physically and are ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Review: The Appointment

Nutzerbericht  - Dorothy Okray - Goodreads

Herta Muller is an author worth following. However, I doubt I will finish this book. Her skill as a writer kept me relishing her delicious sentences. But her plot is sluggish to say the least. I'll ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Nutzerbericht  - Brett Curran - Goodreads

Couldnt wait to be unburdoned from this book, unfortunately a waste of my time ! Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Nutzerbericht  - Paul - Goodreads

Abandonable beginning, I fell into it at page 50. I've flogged the beast before, but quality, literarily rational translators are few. The unhinging's on ~20-to-go, though i' 's a'right. 2.7.8? Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Nutzerbericht  - Sadiq sagheer - Goodreads

This was my first ever and bad experience with stream of consciousness narration, this will likely to have impact on my future experience with stream of consciousness narration (as i am looking ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

Review: The Appointment

Nutzerbericht  - Deea - Goodreads

There is a shocking matter of factness in the voice addressing to the readers of this book. Belonging to the female character in the center of the story, it weaves the narration by adding together ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

Review: The Appointment

Nutzerbericht  - Braeden Udy - Goodreads

Excellent and haunting read on communism in Romania and how totalitarian governments spoil lives, liberties, and loves. Vollständige Rezension lesen

Review: The Appointment

Nutzerbericht  - Andrew - Goodreads

A dark novel from a dark corner of Eastern Europe in a dark time. My favorite behind-the-Iron-Curtain fiction dove headlong into surrealism and absurdism. These more psychological novels can hold ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Nutzerbericht  - Sarah - Goodreads

This book takes place over the space and time it takes the main character to go from her house on a bus to an appointment. The appointment is, though, an interrogation (even psychological torture ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

Review: The Appointment

Nutzerbericht  - Netts - Goodreads

The fact that I grew up in communist Romania has a lot to do with how much I disliked this book. I don't think I would have loved the stilted style in any case, because I generally tend to find ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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