Gonçalo M. Tavares





Gonçalo M. Tavares

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in Luanda, Portuguese Overseas Province, Angola
August 01, 1970

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Gonçalo M. Tavares was born in Luanda in 1970 and teaches Theory of Science in Lisbon.
Tavares has surprised his readers with the variety of books he has published since 2001. His work is being published in over 30 countries and it has been awarded an impressive amount of national and international literary prizes in a very short time. In 2005 he won the José Saramago Prize for young writers under 35. Jerusalém was also awarded the Prêmio Portugal Telecom de Literatura em Língua Portuguesa 2007 and the LER/Millenium Prize. His novel Aprender a rezar na Era de Técnica has received the prestigious Prize of the Best Foreign Book 2010 in France. This award has so far been given to authors like Salmon Rushdie, Elias Canetti, Robert Musil, Orhan P
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22 DE MARZO DE 2015| SORPRESAS TE DA LA VIDA (DE LECTOR):
Aprender a rezar en la era de la técnicaPorLuis Alberto BohABC - Paraguaihttp://www.abc.com.py/edicion-impresa/suplementos/cultural/aprender-a-rezar-en-la-era-de-la-tecnica-1348478.html"(...)Un texto que somete y arrincona sin escape posible. Tengo que remontarme a Bajo el volcán, de Lowry, para repetir lejanamente una sensación así de ab... Read more of this blog post »
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Jerusalém (O Reino, #3)
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 1,254 ratings — published 2005 — 23 editions
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O Senhor Valéry (O Bairro, #1)
4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 279 ratings — published 2002 — 5 editions
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Um Homem: Klaus Klump (O Re...
3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 309 ratings — published 2003 — 5 editions
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A Máquina de Joseph Walser ...
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 313 ratings — published 2005 — 7 editions
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Uma Viagem à Índia
4.3 of 5 stars 4.30 avg rating — 251 ratings — published 2010 — 6 editions
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Learning to Pray in the Age...
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4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 380 ratings — published 2007 — 13 editions
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Matteo Perdeu o Emprego
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 165 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
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O Senhor Calvino
3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 144 ratings — published 2005 — 4 editions
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O Senhor Brecht (O Bairro, #3)
3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 143 ratings — published 2004 — 4 editions
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O Senhor Henri (O Bairro, #2)
3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 134 ratings — published 2003 — 3 editions
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“Quem não gosta de estar sozinho é uma péssima companhia.”
Gonçalo M. Tavares

“O Senhor Valéry era pequenino, mas dava muitos saltos.
Ele explicava:
-Sou igual às pessoas altas só que por menos tempo.”
Gonçalo M. Tavares, O Senhor Valéry
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“Uma galinha pensava tanto e era tão culta que ganhou uma obstrução interior, deixando de pôr ovos. Mataram-na no dia seguinte.”
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