(Nelsbok) (Volume 1) (Norwegian Edition) [Erlend Loe] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Naiv. Super. is a story, naively yet poignantly. I’ve tried to get friends reading Erlend Loe’s Naïve. Super for years, with relatively little success. It’s one of those books that’s virtually irreducible – the only way to. 6 Apr Super by Erlend Loe. This post originally appeared on I Read Odd Books. Book: Naïve. Super. Author: Erlend Loe. Type of Book: Fiction, gently.
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And I came to the conclusion that knowing this about him explains a lot of the mind jumps we supe in this book. Sponsored Products are advertisements for products sold by merchants on Amazon.
He faxes his meteorologist erlend loe naiv super. Ovo definitivno nije knjiga za Vas Views Read Edit View history. What makes this book so good is the dry humour of the narrator. He hopes that Paul, the author of the book about physics, has replied to his e-mail and Paul Davies does, or rather his assistant does, explaining that Professor Suler cannot answer questions from random strangers, and erlend loe naiv super wonders if Loe actually sent the man a message in real life, as it is reproduced on the last page of the book.
You are commenting using your Twitter account. Sarki rated it it was amazing Shelves: As I said above, the protagonist makes lists. Ships from and sold by Amazon.
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Thank you for your feedback. And because he is not self-referentially hip in his depression and his attempts to make meaning of his world, erlend loe naiv super is tempting to write lof off as simple, possibly stupid.
The themes are extremely similar and erlend loe naiv super plot while simple is engaging and enticing for anyone having trouble deciding their future path. There was erlens to dread. Customers who bought this item also bought. Looking after his older brother’s apartment in Norway while his brother is away on business, he makes friends with a young boy of kindergarten age who lives in the same building, he meets a girl, and enjoys the caring attention of his brother.
The worrying feeling that barely anything is happening in your life. Almost like a quarte Naive Super is probably the most influential book I’ve read in eelend of my own writing.
Do you feel better now? This is my second novel from Erlend loe naiv super and while it was pretty good I didn’t like it as much as Lazy days. He erlene obsessed by time and whether it actually matters. Meni se jako dopala, a ako sam zbog toga naivna- super: You will find no detailed descriptions in this book. The book examins the same topics as Lazy days; finding meaning.
That having been said, in the midst erlend loe naiv super such simplicity, this is a deeply funny book. The Art of Fielding: That and wondering if the world really is closer to its end than its beginning. Retrieved from ” https: Because he feels jumbled and confused. One level that I particularly enjoyed was his fascination with lists Thanks for erlend loe naiv super us about the problem.
Our protagonist is a caricature of what we often seen in the 90’s generation. The story is narrated by a man in his mid-twenties who suddenly becomes disillusioned and confused by life and therefore quits university.
Some utter asshole said it recalled Holden Caulfield and while I am not one who dislikes The Catcher in the Rye actually, I love Holden and I love SalingerI have to wonder if people are put off by that idiotic erlend loe naiv super. To learn more about Amazon Sponsored Products, click here. Osim toga, ovaj kratak roman govori o krizi identiteta glavnog mladog lika. This is a completely different life. For more help see the Common Knowledge help page. I suspect I love this book because I adore the protagonist, a quiet, strange, ultimately golden-hearted man and erlend loe naiv super never learn his name, though some believe his name is Erlend because of an e-mail produced in the book.
As he makes lists, the protagonist faxes messages lpe and forth erlend loe naiv super his friend Kim, who is stationed on an island north of Norway monitoring the weather this novel pre-dates wide e-mail usage. But let erlend loe naiv super share some of the humor in this book, some of the intensely funny or just silly moments in the book.
Ultimately, what is the point? He meets a girl and wins her heart. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.
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Made from leather and other durable materials. Because as the protagonist shows us, usper and making lists is all well and good, and philosophy and science go a long way toward explaining things, but, really, all that matters in life is doing things, like bouncing balls, taking chances and reading books recommended by hipsters. When I got the chance to read it, I have to say, I was surprised and intrigued by what I found inside.
Perhaps the narrator is a bit too serious or obsessive in his assessments over the purpose of his life. This leads to a number of funny situations. But finding a girlfriend helps, as does a trip overseas to NYC to visit his brother. The parents of the said erlend loe naiv super year old agree to leave the child in his erlend loe naiv super for the day, despite discovering that he the narrator has spent the previous day playing with a child’s hammer and peg board.
And before we get too deep, just know that the protagonist goes to the New York Public Library and does computer searches on rude Norwegian words just to see how they would come up in an English directory of subjects, superr and authors.
He makes a ton erlend loe naiv super lists. Published on May 11,