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La Riva Del Silenzio (2014)

by Paul Yoon(Favorite Author)
3.59 of 5 Votes: 3
8833924327 (ISBN13: 9788833924328)
Bollati Boringhieri
review 1: This debut novel is absolutely exquisite! Paul Yoon is a phenomenal writer. His prose is poetic and profound, yet simple. This is a tale of tragic loss and the transformative power of kindness. In a short novel with minimal dialogue, the protagonist is a veritable phoenix, surmounting unimaginable loss, yet retaining kindness, compassion, and love. A meditative, touching tale. A must read!!!
review 2: Snow Hunters is a beautiful, thoughtfully written novel about the struggle of moving forward in life after great loss. The scenarios evoked within the book are so well described that as you read the novel you can picture the hill town down to the smallest detail. The writing is very poetic and flows easily from one sentence to the next. The story itself ta
... morekes you on Yohan's journey from North Korea to Brazil where he is kab bike to integrate into the town life with the help of his mentor Kiyoshi. Both men are quiet yet have a deep capacity to care for others and their kindness is felt by many around them. Through Kiyoshi, Yohan's is able to slowly find his place in this new world and in the end is able to do the same for someone else. less
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Like reading a painting. Compelling imagery; stronger in the second half.
Understated, lovely, wholly original.
A book about love and friendship.
4.5 una semplicità esemplare
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