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Ryunosuke Koike

The Practice of Not Thinking: A Guide to Mindful Living

€13,95

Twenty years after making his fortune in America, Eel is drawn back to the closest thing he has to a home: the Piedmontese countryside where he grew up poor and illegitimate. Wandering the valleys and vineyards with his childhood friend Nuto, Eel remembers the farm where he worked, his employer's beautiful daughters, the rituals of rural life. Yet as he discovers more about what happened there during the war, he realizes that these timeless landscapes hide terrible, savage secrets.

By turns fond and evocative, seductive and troubling, The Moon and the Bonfires is a lyrical masterpiece of memory and betrayal. Translated with an Introduction by Tim Parks

Format: Paperback
Published: in UK in 2021
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Pages: 176
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9780241370544
ISBN 10: 0141994614

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The Practice of Not Thinking: A Guide to Mindful Living

€13,95