Ich zweifelte an der Zauberei, aber ich hatte keine Zweifel an meinem Opa. Just click the "Edit page" button at the bottom of the page or learn more in the Plot Summary submission guide. Refresh and try again. He searches desperately for Asija, a girl he met in a stairwell in a crowded building as Serbian soldiers looted and destroyed. Even so, I must give props to the author's storytelling skill. Error rating book. There are nice bits about being a boy growing up in a relatively unsophisticated town. It looks like we don't have a Synopsis for this title yet. Release Info. Aleksander and his family escape from the madness to Germany. I find it hard to buy into child narrators because usually the voice written for them is too literary, their perspective too adult for me to buy into that this is a child talking. Showing all 0 items Jump to: Summaries. It's about an interesting time, the war in the Balkans recently, and the young protagonist is funny and observant. But chapter 4 completely turned round my opinion. War aside, the author simply captures a child's perception of a tragic occurrence with poetic beauty. A delightful and uproarious scene about a man discovering his wife in the act of making him a cuckold and the crazy little associative details given by the narrator (involving copies of "Das Kapital" a. US$15.31. A review I wrote for elsewhere--I don't really want to bother capsuling it: The real magic of this work is the writing. The time line also seems rather skewed, it yo-yos back and forth from the present to the past, and back again that it sometimes takes a while to grasp what is happening. Djela. US$16.05. Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert : Roman. The Drina features solidly in the book as well and it is probably the best love story about the river. I especially enjoyed the last third of the book. Sasa Stanisic. After the first 3 chapters I didn't think I was going to enjoy this. I started this book last November, read about 30 pages and stopped. Jak voják opravuje gramofon (Wie der Soldat das Grammophon repariert: Roman). by Cappelen Damm, How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone (Hardcover), Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert (Paperback), How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone (Paperback), Kako vojnik popravlja gramofon (Paperback), Asker Gramofonu Nasıl Tamir Eder? it had a bit of an. The death of Slavko, beloved grandfather of Aleks, gives us a first clue of what the novel is about, the necessity of coping with loss and endings. Stanišić's great love for Yugoslavia shines and of course it makes me reflect sadly on what was lost. Wie Der Soldat Das Grammofon Repariert. After the first 3 chapters I didn't think I was going to enjoy this. Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert. Sometimes I had a hard time figuring out what was going on. June 10th 2008 This is an outstanding novel! Refresh and try again. Paperback. by RM Buch und Medien, Published 2009 I'm not hungry for it but I admire it when I do read it. I bet it will go up at some point. Farcical. The Drina features solidly in the book as well and it is probably the best love story about the river since Ivo Andric. Danielle Evans was just 26 when she released her short story collection Before You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self in 2010, a multi-award-winning... For young Aleksandar - the best magician in the non-aligned states and painter of unfinished things - life is endowed with a mythic quality in the Bosnian town of Višegrad, a rich playground for his imagination. Emerging German-Language Novelists of the Twenty-First Century, Pages: 105 - 118 . Showing all 0 items Jump to: Release Dates (0) Also Known As (AKA) (0) Release Dates It looks like we don't have any release dates for this title yet. by Grove Press. (Considerazioni in italiano a seguire) Aleksandar is a boy between 8 and 14, who lives in Višegrad, goes to school, loves fishing and spending his days with friends like any other child in the world. LANGUAGES / ACCENTS & DIALECTS. I'm against things being over. Exuberant. Can't wait for his next book! Quick & Free Delivery in 2-14 days ~ Be the first to write a review. Be the first to add the plot. Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert (2006) Vor dem Fest (2014) Fallensteller. Sasa Stanisic. Add to Watchlist. 4.5 out of 5 stars 176. Be the first to contribute! Welcome back. Hän syntyi Višegradissa, Bosnia ja Hertsegovinassa, ja pakeni 14-vuotiaana Bosnian sotaa Saksaan.. Stanišićin esikoisteos Wie des Soldat das Grammofon repariert käsittelee omaelämäkerrallisia aineksia, muun muassa sotaa, pakoa ja uutta alkua sadun keinoin. The storytelling was enchanting, hilarious, heartbreaking and some of the most quotable stuff I've ever read (three-dot-ellipsis man!). Sasa Stanisic was born on March 7, 1978 in Visegrad, Republic of Srpska, Bosnia-Herzegovina. 2016 Angst – Die Geschichte der Unbarmherzigkei t | MUV - Kleist Forum, Frankfurt (Oder) directed by Hannes langer | Diverse . by Weidenfeld & Nicolson, Published May 26th 2008 Hardcover. I LOVED THIS BOOK!!! Diploma Thesis. Synopsis . After the first hundred or so pages, the book improved-- there are a couple of chapters near the end that are downright heartshattering-- but it remained a little too precious, and the characters too underdeveloped for my taste. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published “Missing someone, they say, is self-centered. Tentative 3 stars. Get More From IMDb. Hardcover. This was a very interesting novel. Poignant. I started this book last November, read about 30 pages and stopped. LITERATURVERZEICHNIS 100 103 106 107 143 171 184 195 198 206 210 212 226 227 227 229 232 242 249 259 263 . Here though, the beauty of the writing continually expands with the story. Do you have any images for this title? 04 Oct 2010. Osta kirja Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert Sasa Stanisic (ISBN 9783442741694) osoitteesta Adlibris.fi. Abstract. I hate the shots in the night and the bodies, I chose historical fiction as a shelf for this book. It tells the story of Aleksander Krsmanovic, a young Bosnian boy whose family is forced to emigrate to the town of Essen in Germany during the war. The beginning started out great, but it gradually felt like I was reading narrations of someone's dreams; where it is very disconnected and scattered about all over the place, with no visible flow, and sometimes quite nonsensical. Details about WIE DER SOLDAT DAS GRAMMOFON REPARIERT By Sasa Stanisic **BRAND NEW** ~ BRAND NEW!! Der vorliegende Beitrag geht zwei unterschiedlichen Suchrichtungen auf der Spur kultureller Hybridität in Saša Stanišićs Roman Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert nach. “I'm against endings. Sometimes so quickly that I didn't realize that Aleks was talking about things as horrifying as they were. US$14.45. Add to basket. Before the Feast. But overall, this book is an okay read. Paperback. When his grandfather dies, Aleks channels his storytelling talent to help with his grief. The story is quietly told. If I were a magician who could make things possible, we'd be able to understand all languages every evening between eight and nine. Since I often start and stop reading, I had to reacquaint myself often. After that I was fully buying into the child's voice of imaginative, quirky associations of things that adults leave behind once they grow up. Heart-rending. Needs lots of concentration tho. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Flowers without weeds growing around them. There is something very nostalgic about the way Aleksander's thought process goes, and how he grows up from believing he is a magician to wishing that he was. There are awful bits, barely understood as seen through the eyes of a young boy. Welcome back. IM ROMAN WIE DER SOLDAT DAS GRAMMOFON REPARIERT 6. Aina edulliset hinnat, ilmainen toimitus yli 39,90 € tilauksiin ja nopea kuljetus. 14 Jun 2016. Shadows of people under a streetlamp without any people being there. Saša Stanišić (7. maaliskuuta 1978 Višegrad) on saksalainen kirjailija. After the first hundred or so pages, the book improved-- there are a couple of chapters near the end that are downright heartshattering-- but it remained a, I remember feeling really excited about the potential of this book when I first picked it up in the bookstore, but when I actually started to read it in earnest, I found myself disappointed. Sasa Stanisic. The scenes about the war are very subtle, most probably because Aleksander chose to leave things "unfinished", so you never really get how gruesome the war can be, as I think he blocks a lot of it out, or describes it in bits and pieces. Others are killed up on the bridge, and the women kneel ther in the morning, scrubbing the blood away.". Added to Watchlist. It looks like we don't have any Plot Summaries for this title yet. 2017 Wie der Soldat das Grammofon Repariert | Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe. Saša Stanišić, 'Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert': Reinscribing Bosnia, or: Sad Things, Positively / Brigid Haines. If I were a magician who could make things possible, all dams would keep their promises. So I’ve read both, ARC and definitive book and they are the same, How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone by Sasa Stanisic (Trans. SCHLUSSFOLGERUNG 7. by Anthea Bell, Grove Press, 2008). To see what your friends thought of this book. Reviews. 11 1. Paperback. I LOVED THIS BOOK!!! Ilmainen toimitus yli 39,90 euron tilauksiin. Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert. Merk dir das, Aleksandar, sagte Opa ernst, als er mir den Hut aufsetzte, merk dir das und denk dir die Welt schöner aus. Other links. I'm only on p. 118 or so but when I put it down, I don't long to go back to it. The back cover states that this story is about a young boy named Aleksander and his story tellings during the Bosnian war, how he fled to Germany and 10 years later, tries to find the girl that captured his heart a long time ago in Visegrad. Condition: Brand New. He has recently written a play, performed in Graz, where he was named writer in residence. Published June 10th 2008 Paperback. I am Comrade-in-Chief of going on. Stanišić beautifully captures the disjointed, nonsensical chaos of wartime in a darkly comical and endearing voice. Meillä on miljoonia kirjoja, löydä seuraava lukuelämyksesi tänään! by Jāņa Rozes apgāds, Published 2007 I read this book really fast. I liked the first half of the book much better than the second. by Czarne, Published March 11th 2009 Add to basket. by Círculo de Leitores, Published August 1st 2006 There is no ranting or raving or choosing side or condemnations. He relives his childhood, memories of his grandfather, the fall of Communism, his inability to cope with death and war. Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert. Abstract: A fresh, poignant and very funny novel about a young child caught up in the Bosnian conflict. 4.3 out of 5 stars 108. I suppose I'll finish it, I'm just not in a hurry.