Thanks elijjahova telling us about the problem. It was a little better — so 2 stars instead of 1- but not by much. To date it has been translated into German, Spanish, French, and English. Frankandjane rated it it eijahova ok Jun 19, Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items. It did not seem to flow smoothly or quickly.
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Thanks elijjahova telling us about the problem. It was a little better — so 2 stars instead of 1- but not by much. To date it has been translated into German, Spanish, French, and English. Frankandjane rated it it eijahova ok Jun 19, Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items.
It did not seem to flow smoothly or quickly. Doug rated it it was ok Jul 18, The negatives, or what I found so, are the oh-please-not-again redundancies in the thoughts of the main narrator Richardthe predictability of the plot with its over-reliance on a certain classic,compounded by a clumsy attempt at interweaving classic passages as this book revealed at last what the reader already knew, cause me A Kindle First A framed story with the nested narratives of a diary, a mystery slowly unraveled, glimpses of WWII history, and a meticulous resolution are the positives.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Home About Help Search. The E-mail Address es you entered is are not in a valid format. Michael rated it it was ok Aug 18, His stokica, literary criticism and essays have appeared widely in journals and reviews of the former Yugoslavia. From the beginning you sensed the main character was going to take his life so it was no surprise.
The name field is required. Stuffed with obvious foreshadowing and self indulgent emoting, I had a difficult time getting through this novel. I decided to keep reading based on other reviews that said the second half was better and the pace picked up. Return to Book Page. Unbelievable I found this story unbelievable. You may send this item to up to five recipients.
Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I could not figure out why he did not just tell people he was there looking for his father. Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Elijahova stolica : roman Please enter the message. The E-mail message field is required. You already recently rated this item.
The plot was too predictable but I kept on like it was some grim duty. Not sure why the book was written. The second book as well has been rewarded as the best Croatian book of and it has won the prestigious Ksaver Sandor Gjalski prize. Instead I found myself skimming though pages, never feeling a connection with any character, except, maybe, Simon. Your rating has been recorded.
I think this book could have been a third shorter if the seemingly endless woe-is-me foreshadowing had been reduced. While the writing does have a certain elegance, it seems pretty self-indulgent.
So any chance of finishing this book was pretty much doomed from the start. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. Related Posts.
Perhaps it is because this is a translation. Elijahova-stolica This matters to the story but I still found the tale tedious and overwrought. The author has somehow managed to make the siege of Sarajevo boring. I typically elijaahova everything from the dedication to the author note at the end. Frankandjane rated it it was ok Jun 19, Your list has reached the maximum number of items. He has published stolifa novels: Want to Read saving….
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