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Cocon rated it did not like it Oct 24, Books by Philippe Claudel. Lieke rated it did not like claudle Dec 26, Almas grises by Philippe Claudel. There are characters so unlikeable and unfeeling they made me sick just hearing about them. Another book club book. Open Preview See a Problem?
By giving this book just one star I don’t want to say that it’s not a good book. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This was a major disappointment after reading Claudel’s “Brodeck’s Almae.
I did not like this book. Du gris, du gris du gris. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Estelle rated it did not like it Jul 28, A meandering tale of three murders in a WW 1-era town, it’s told in a disjointed manner by a retired policeman who never quite seems to make sense of it all. Perhaps this was the fault of the translator, but the idioms and lingo used griises more grlses to the 21st century than I imagine was the case in the very early 20th century.
Maud rated it did not like it Grkses 30, The language is powerful and the author often shows an amazing insight into humanity. Still it’s so utterly depressing that I never want to think about it again. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Yes, it was well written and the french language beautiful but the story was lacking, to say the least.
Want to Read saving…. Okidoki rated it did not like it Jan 01, Jef Pauwels rated it did not like it Apr 04, En los dos primeros tercios iba a escribir “mmm Quotes from Almas grises. Bella Machado griess it did not like it Mar 21, We not only did not have the final resolution of the crime, but also learned that the narrator committed a horrible crime himself many years ago.
Nothing good happens throughout the whole book, everyone who seems good at heart or likeable suffers and dies in a cruel and inhuman way. Lists with This Book. Jun 24, Eduardo rated it did not like it.
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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. After spending eight months reading this xlaudel for my French discussion class, we came to the end and found the story was not to be resolved. If life was like it’s descr By giving this book just one star I don’t want to say that it’s not a good book.
Maiwenn rated it did not like it Nov 19, KVanhulle rated it did not like it Mar 03, May 24, Caro1 rated it did not like it. View all 3 comments.
Preview — Almas grises by Philippe Claudel. Pierre Fortier rated it did not like it Jun 29, Furthermore, the narrator’s constant self-examination and explanations of his thoughts and intent were an unnecessary distraction, and you’ll find a clzudel better discussion of this fault of the book in the New York Times review of it. The time shifts the narrator makes throughout the book, jumping from the present to various points in the past to tell the story, were sometimes confusing, so there were times when I wasn’t sure which events happened first.
Return to Book Page. I almost wish I’d stopped listening. Lisa rated it did not like it Oct 02, There was so much cruelty and uglyness it didn’t even touch me anymore in the end.
Almas grises by Philippe Claudel (1 star ratings)
Julie Segers rated it did not like it Mar 18, Marta Panunzi rated it did not like it Mar 14, Kate rated it did not like it Jan 23, Refresh and try again.
Also, the book is a bit depressing, and with very few exceptions, the view I got of French people is that they are unattractive at best, revolting at worst. Sabine Nijholt-the rated it did not like it May 27,