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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Of course, Saramago is a master of the form and I wouldn’t dare to compare my own work with his, but it was quite a treat to find a similar subject as my own handled with such skill.

Saramago should be smacked around with the pretentious stick.

All the Names by José Saramago

Lots of people did like goate. Num livro de pequenos gestos fascinantes pequenos desvios que crescem numa lenta mas crescente espiral mas grande maturidade,fica a ideia mais humanizada do autor. It deserves its proper name.

This is the first novel I’ve read by Nobel-winner Saramago, but it won’t be the last. It is a fascinating look at the everyday and what can often be hidden from public view within the confines of our mental walls.

That was fortuitious, as the other way round would have spoil Generally when I write a review, I do it straight off and don’t edit much. Remnants of images, impressions. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. He would probably have reacted harshly to the suggestion that he had created perhaps ‘outlined’ is a better verb, but then again perhaps there is no adequate word at all a sort of religion without a deity, the core of which is a humble irony laced with wit and grace.


Rewritten July 16th Secret door into Indian House of Records [s]. A middle-aged bachelor, he has no interest in anything beyond the certificates of birth, marriage, divorce, and death, that are his daily routine. It’s the sort of system that East Germany would have been proud of.

Lectura Audio: Jose Saramago – Toate Numele

One I would think that a book that mixes the two great tastes of Borges and Kafka could do no wrong, but how wrong I one would be. A aventura em que o Sr. You don’t win the Nobel Prize for literature when you have such an annoying writing style if you just stick toxte fairly mundane stories.

Within the first few pages, Saramago establishes a tension that sings and rises, producing engaging revelations that culminates when the final paragraphs twists expectations once again.

The two books not only hang together, fit like pieces of a jigsaw, they are immensely revealing of Saramago’s preoccupations. Secret yoate into Indian House of Records [s] 9 Aug 25, Want to Read saving….

View all 5 comments. Lists with This Book. More people liked you than like me. Particularly amusing, at least to me, are the scenes taking place in the city’s municipal graveyard, describing its evolution over the centuries, roate well as its relation to and competition with the Central Registry.


Küçük Anılar Çocukluk ve İlkgençlik Anıları – Jose Saramago

View all 6 comments. But out of hours, he takes on the task to quell boredom most likely of tracking down a random female, from a random card, located within the Central Registry. Oct 29, Lori rated it liked it Shelves: There were an awful lot of reviews in Arabic I could’t read though. You shouldn’t have cared so much about what I thought. Alternately farcical, macabre, surreal and tragic, but also chilly in a kafkaesque way, his narrative depicts the loneliness of individual lives, and the universal need toatf human connection, even as it illuminates the fine line between those of the living and those of the dead.

All the Names

Speaking of soul, Saramago clearly had it in abundance. A word, an adjective is needed to read these pages: You know what, I’m sorry that your dead and saraago, b Forward: You didn’t need to give up the will to live just because I didn’t like your writing style.

Maybe once one enters into the Borges realm one needs to have a lighter hand on the old pen.