Jesse Ball Þórdís Björnsdóttir
Vera & Linus
September 16, 2019 Comments.. 250
Vera & Linus Jesse Ball Þórdís Björnsdóttir Fiction VERA LINUS is a series of short sketches The book s theme is the love between the two protagonists, Vera and Linus They are mischief makers and tricksters of the most daring sort, and they are constantly up to no good, but the language holds them with a clear restraint, a restraint born perhaps out of the peculiar nature of their love, a love both for eachFiction VERA LINUS is a series of short sketches The book s theme is the love between the two protagonists, Vera and Linus They are mischief makers and tricksters of the most daring sort, and they are constantly up to no good, but the language holds them with a clear restraint, a restraint born perhaps out of the peculiar nature of their love, a love both for each other and the things of the world Their mastery, and shifting natures allow them to compel the workaday world as they see it, but not to rule over each other, and so their game begins, as Vera struggles to outwit Linus, and Linus to outwit Vera.. Vera Linus Fiction VERA LINUS is a series of short sketches The book s theme is the love between the two protagonists Vera and Linus They are mischief makers and tricksters of the most daring sort and they are
  • Title: Vera & Linus
  • Author: Jesse Ball Þórdís Björnsdóttir
  • ISBN: 9789979971566
  • Page: 443
  • Format: Paperback
  • Vera & Linus Jesse Ball Þórdís Björnsdóttir

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    1 Blog on “Vera & Linus

    1. Paul says:

      Jesse Ball has taken a lead in the list of authors I most enjoy, though I would not be compelled to tell everyone his work is somehow historically unprecedented or of a timeless, untouchable quality I feel this same way about Haruki Murakami, who has a similar surreality to his novels, and who has unlike Jesse Ball, as far as I know been challenged in Japan as being a writer of popular, disposable fiction, rather than a contributor to a culturally pertinent dialogue that deserves recognition and [...]

    2. Charles Cohen says:

      Like a book of fables, or fairy tales, with a couple in their own kind of loving relationship at the heart The spare language sucks the blood and life from the stories, in a way that makes them almost haunting.

    3. David Glines says:

      Devious and funny fairy tales of a multiverse shared between two creative lovers Does it please me Yes, quite very much.

    4. Jeff Laughlin says:

      A violent and one note exploration of new mythology Them words real pretty tho.

    5. uena says:

      Has anyone punished you in this recent while asked Vera No, said the child, for I am very good and always dowhat I am told Well, that, said Linus, will not save you now.___ We will wait here, he said, and when someonecomes, we will swiftly waylay them But Linus, said Vera, this is the road to the waste.No one comes along it I will seek then, said Linus, another craft.___At the picnic, Vera kissed Linus on the cheek as he laidthe blanket out beside the child s hand It had notshriveled at all, thi [...]

    6. Denty One says:

      Denty found a small brown volume tucked within the hollow of a cow s skull while seeking treasure He prepared himself a cup of tea and a tray of goodly butter biscuits, intending to inspect this book for rare mites, but no sooner had it s pages ruffled when screams of children appeared at his door Surely, this is the work of madness, said Denty aloud.And then the withered moon Basically, this book is pretty magical.

    7. William Akin says:

      indeed.just about perfect thanks to everyone who recommended it matters little if you are a reader or a writer, it seems that Ball is raising the bar either way.

    8. Joshua says:

      This was pretty great A long creepy, poetic fairytale.

    9. Zach says:

      This is an intriguing little book, and it shows what Ball would later display full force in his novels.

    10. c.vance c.vance says:

      a truly amazing gem of a booknd it, read it.

    11. Tina says:

      Beautifully disturbing Or disturbingly beautiful.

    12. Seth Garrison says:

      Quite possibly the most fantastic series of miniature adventures ever presented on the page.

    13. Joel says:

      This little brown book is handy to keep around when you need a reminder of how co dependency can bring out the best in us

    14. Toby says:

      It s quite nice this book, especially to touch.

    15. Patty Cottrell says:

      Put Vera Linus inside me, said a wonderful bird Wouldn t that be delightful I agreed It is lovely always to fill.

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