Meine Filiale

Saenz, B: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Un

Benjamin Alire Saenz

(13)
Hörbuch (gebundene Ausgabe)
Hörbuch (gebundene Ausgabe)
Fr. 37.90
Fr. 37.90
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Versandfertig innert 6 - 9 Werktagen Versandkostenfrei
Versandfertig innert 6 - 9 Werktagen
Versandkostenfrei

Weitere Formate

Taschenbuch

ab Fr. 16.90

Accordion öffnen

gebundene Ausgabe

Fr. 30.90

Accordion öffnen

eBook (ePUB)

Fr. 10.25

Accordion öffnen

Hörbuch (gebundene Ausgabe)

Fr. 37.90

Accordion öffnen

Beschreibung

This Printz Honor Book is a “tender, honest exploration of identity” (
Publishers Weekly) that distills lyrical truths about family and friendship.

Aristotle is an angry teen with a brother in prison. Dante is a know-it-all who has an unusual way of looking at the world. When the two meet at the swimming pool, they seem to have nothing in common. But as the loners start spending time together, they discover that they share a special friendship—the kind that changes lives and lasts a lifetime. And it is through this friendship that Ari and Dante will learn the most important truths about themselves and the kind of people they want to be.

Benjamin Alire Sáenz is an author of poetry and prose for adults and teens. He is the winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award and the American Book Award for his books for adults. 
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe was a Printz Honor Book, the Stonewall Award winner, the Pura Belpre Award winner, the Lambda Literary Award winner, and a finalist for the Amelia Elizabeth Walden Award. His first novel for teens, 
Sammy and Juliana in Hollywood, was an ALA Top Ten Book for Young Adults and a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. His second book for teens, 
He Forgot to Say Goodbye, won the Tomás Rivera Mexican American Children’s Book Award, the Southwest Book Award, and was named a New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age. He teaches creative writing at the University of Texas, El Paso.

Produktdetails

Medium gebundene Ausgabe
Sprecher Lin-Manuel Miranda
Erscheinungsdatum 10.08.2017
Verlag Simon & Schuster N.Y.
Sprache Englisch
EAN 9781442366411

Kundenbewertungen

Durchschnitt
13 Bewertungen
Übersicht
12
1
0
0
0

Eines der schönsten Bücher, die ich bisher gelesen habe
von einer Kundin/einem Kunden am 12.01.2021
Bewertet: Einband: Taschenbuch

Ein wirklich wunderbares Buch von Benjamin Alire Sáenz! Es ist ein Coming-of-Age-Roman, dessen Fokus auf den Themen Selbstfindung und Familie liegt. Die Charaktere sind absolut liebenswert. Besonders gut gefallen haben mir die Elternfiguren. Sie bieten Aristotle und Dante den nötigen Raum zur freien Entfaltung und zum Erwachsenw... Ein wirklich wunderbares Buch von Benjamin Alire Sáenz! Es ist ein Coming-of-Age-Roman, dessen Fokus auf den Themen Selbstfindung und Familie liegt. Die Charaktere sind absolut liebenswert. Besonders gut gefallen haben mir die Elternfiguren. Sie bieten Aristotle und Dante den nötigen Raum zur freien Entfaltung und zum Erwachsenwerden. Sáenz' Schreibstil ist sehr poetisch und einfühlsam. Für Leute, die Wert auf einen spannenden und schnellen Plot legen, ist dieser Roman m. M. n. eher ungeeignet, da sein Fokus auf dem - teilweise langatmigen - Prozess des Aufwachsens liegt. Ich freue mich schon sehr auf die Fortsetzung :)

(don't have a title for this one)
von someone am 13.11.2020
Bewertet: Einband: Taschenbuch

Oh, oh, oh. This book. This story. At first glance it may not seem like a lot but it's full of good quotes and just wonderful. I'm not gonna go into the plot, that's what the blurb is for. Just know this: Ari's way of thinking is really nice, and the way it's written fits it perfectly. It's a "simple" coming-of-age story and Ari... Oh, oh, oh. This book. This story. At first glance it may not seem like a lot but it's full of good quotes and just wonderful. I'm not gonna go into the plot, that's what the blurb is for. Just know this: Ari's way of thinking is really nice, and the way it's written fits it perfectly. It's a "simple" coming-of-age story and Ari and Dante share a beautiful relationship that's so precious. This book holds a special place in my heart - it's just so comforting and calm and soft. If you're into these kinds of stories please just give a try.

A wonderful, poetic friendship between two mexican boys in the middle of puberty.
von einer Kundin/einem Kunden am 08.06.2019
Bewertet: Format: eBook (ePUB)

Aristotle, Ari for short, is a boy who's really bad with words. And he can't swim. Until he meet Dante. A poetic boy that has an entirely different view on life than Ari does, but somehow the get along great. At least for the most part. They go through a lot of difficult situations - some alone, some together, while growing a lo... Aristotle, Ari for short, is a boy who's really bad with words. And he can't swim. Until he meet Dante. A poetic boy that has an entirely different view on life than Ari does, but somehow the get along great. At least for the most part. They go through a lot of difficult situations - some alone, some together, while growing a long friendship and perhaps even more. This book is a perfectly written story about family, friendship, forgiveness and what it means to grow up as a queer person in the late 80s.

  • Artikelbild-0