'Amen.' . Her novel The Discomfort of Evening (De Avond is Ongemak) is a phenomenal portrayal of a family tragedy in its Freudian dimensions, containing an all-too relevant social critique. By Marieke Lucas Rijneveld. Alongside their writing career, Rijneveld works on a dairy farm. Discomfort of Evening (Faber, March), translated by Michelle Hutchison, is a rich and luminous novel about fate and grief. Encontre diversos livros escritos por Rijneveld, Marieke Lucas, Hutchison, Michele, … . … The Discomfort of Evening Intense, poetic debut about the daughter in a God­fearing family coming to terms with the loss of her brother In this fine debut novel, Marieke Lucas Rijneveld forces us to look at exactly what is seen, felt and tasted, not from a distancing helicopter perspective, but from close up, breathtakingly close up. WINNER OF THE 2020 INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE A stark and gripping tale of childhood grief from one of the most exciting new voices in Dutch literature We cannot guarantee that every book is in the library. Michele Hutchison is a literary translator from Dutch and French into English. In addition to writing, Rijneveld works on a dairy farm. WINNER OF THE 2020 INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE A stark and gripping tale of childhood grief from one of the most exciting new voices in Dutch literature Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Discomfort of Evening: A Novel. The Discomfort of Evening A Novel (Book) : Rijneveld, Marieke Lucas : "I asked God if he please couldn't take my brother Matthies instead of my rabbit. . The result is a riveting novel that thrums with suspense yet ultimately offers no easy answers—disappointing those who crave them even as it fittingly reflects our time. The loss of Matthies pervades the entire novel, as Rijneveld examines how it affects each family member through the eyes of Jas. $16.00 . THE DISCOMFORT OF EVENING. Description. . In addition to The Discomfort of Evening, they are also the author of two poetry collections. Read as many books as you like (Personal use) and Join Over 150.000 Happy Readers. . Confident in its brutality, yet contained rather than gratuitous, [The Discomfort of Evening] introduces readers to both a memorably off-key narrator and a notable new talent.”—The Observer (UK) “Thanks to a fine translation by Michele Hutchison, English readers can experience the novel's heady imagery and sensory language . it must be a European novel, says John Self John Self Add to Cart Add to Wish List. Addressing race, risk, retreat, and the ripple effects of a national emergency, Alam's novel is just in time for this moment. The Discomfort of Evening A Novel (eBook) : Rijneveld, Marieke Lucas : SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2020 INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE A stark and gripping tale of childhood grief from one of the most exciting new voices in Dutch literature Ten-year-old Jas lives with her strictly religious parents and her siblings on a dairy farm where waste and frivolity are akin to sin. The Discomfort Of Evening. Michele Hutchison) Key themes. available for order. $16.00 . Read 501 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. More by author. The Discomfort of Evening by Marieke Lucas Rijneveld (tr. Confident in its brutality, yet contained rather than gratuitous, [The Discomfort of Evening] introduces readers to both a memorably off-key narrator and a notable new talent.”—The Observer (UK) “Thanks to a fine translation by Michele Hutchison, English readers can experience the novel's heady imagery and sensory language . A 29-year-old Dutch writer has become the youngest author to win the International Booker Prize. Confident in its brutality, yet contained rather than gratuitous, [The Discomfort of Evening] introduces readers to both a memorably off-key narrator and a notable new talent.”―The Observer (UK) “Thanks to a fine translation by Michele Hutchison, English readers can experience the novel's heady imagery and sensory language . The English translation of The Discomfort of Evening, the debut novel by Marieke Lucas Rijneveld and a bestseller in the Netherlands, was recently longlisted for the Internat­ional Booker Prize.It’s not hard to see why. 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It has taken a while – quite a while – but the winner of the 2020 International Booker Prize has at last been announced: The Discomfort of Evening by Marieke Lucas Rijneveld, translated from the Dutch by Michele Hutchison.The winners were due to have had their fate revealed back on 19 May but, with bookshops shut and readers unable to get hold of the shortlist, that was delayed. WINNER OF THE 2020 INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE A stark and gripping tale of childhood grief from one of the most exciting new voices in Dutch literature Compre online The Discomfort of Evening: A Novel, de Rijneveld, Marieke Lucas, Hutchison, Michele, Gaunt, Genevieve na Amazon. LONGLISTED FOR THE 2020 INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE A stark and gripping tale of childhood grief from one of the most exciting new voices in Dutch literature... Free Shipping on all orders over $10. , android, iOS devices online orders ( MP3 CD ) the Discomfort of Evening a! 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