orellfuessli.ch

All the Light We Cannot See

A Novel

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE
From the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant New York Times bestseller about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II.
Marie-Laure lives with her father in Paris near the Museum of Natural History, where he works as the master of its thousands of locks. When she is six, Marie-Laure goes blind and her father builds a perfect miniature of their neighborhood so she can memorize it by touch and navigate her way home. When she is twelve, the Nazis occupy Paris and father and daughter flee to the walled citadel of Saint-Malo, where Marie-Laure's reclusive great-uncle lives in a tall house by the sea. With them they carry what might be the museum's most valuable and dangerous jewel.

In a mining town in Germany, the orphan Werner grows up with his younger sister, enchanted by a crude radio they find. Werner becomes an expert at building and fixing these crucial new instruments, a talent that wins him a place at a brutal academy for Hitler Youth, then a special assignment to track the resistance. More and more aware of the human cost of his intelligence, Werner travels through the heart of the war and, finally, into Saint-Malo, where his story and Marie-Laure's converge.

Doerr's "stunning sense of physical detail and gorgeous metaphors” (San Francisco Chronicle) are dazzling. Deftly interweaving the lives of Marie-Laure and Werner, he illuminates the ways, against all odds, people try to be good to one another. Ten years in the writing, a National Book Award finalist, All the Light We Cannot See is a magnificent, deeply moving novel from a writer "whose sentences never fail to thrill” (Los Angeles Times).
Portrait
Anthony Doerr
… weiterlesen
Beschreibung

Produktdetails


Format ePUB i
Kopierschutz kopiergeschützt i
Seitenzahl 544, (Printausgabe)
Erscheinungsdatum 06.05.2014
Sprache Englisch
EAN 9781476746609
Verlag Simon + Schuster
Verkaufsrang 11.982
eBook
Fr. 32.90
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Sofort per Download lieferbar
In der Cloud verfügbar
Premium Card
Fr. 32.90 Umsatz sammeln
Weitere Informationen

Andere Kunden interessierten sich auch für

  • 42532033
    The Angel's Game
    von Carlos Ruiz Zafón
    eBook
    Fr. 7.90
  • 35376333
    The (Im)Perfect Girlfriend
    von Lucy-Anne Holmes
    eBook
    Fr. 8.90
  • 34931216
    The Martian
    von Andy Weir
    eBook
    Fr. 7.50
  • 40313510
    The Last Anniversary
    von Liane Moriarty
    eBook
    Fr. 7.50
  • 45778775
    The One That Got Away
    von Melissa Pimentel
    eBook
    Fr. 5.50
  • 46675775
    This Was a Man
    von Jeffrey Archer
    eBook
    Fr. 12.50
  • 46057399
    4 3 2 1
    von Paul Auster
    eBook
    Fr. 24.90
  • 40006432
    A Little Life
    von Hanya Yanagihara
    eBook
    Fr. 17.90
  • 45779122
    My Not So Perfect Life
    von Sophie Kinsella
    eBook
    Fr. 14.50
  • 46065968
    Two by Two
    von Nicholas Sparks
    (1)
    eBook
    Fr. 10.90

Kundenbewertungen


Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.

Wird oft zusammen gekauft

All the Light We Cannot See

All the Light We Cannot See

von Anthony Doerr

eBook
Fr. 32.90
+
=
The Girl on the Train

The Girl on the Train

von Paula Hawkins

(14)
eBook
Fr. 7.50
+
=

für

Fr. 40.40

inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.

Alle kaufen

Kundenbewertungen