Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Daphné disparue” as Want to Read:
Blank 133x176
Daphné disparue
 
by
José Carlos Somoza
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Daphné disparue

3.38  ·  Rating Details  ·  123 Ratings  ·  10 Reviews
L'écrivain Juan Cabo est amnésique depuis un accident de la route, avant lequel il avait écrit sur un carnet qu'il était tombé amoureux d'une inconnue. Il se demande si cette femme est réelle ou si elle est le fruit de son imagination créatrice. Commence alors une enquête qui se révèle une véritable odyssée.
Paperback, 217 pages
Published 2008 by Actes sud (first published February 2000)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Daphné disparue, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Daphné disparue

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 181)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Fausto
LA FICCIÓN TRASPASA LA REALIDAD Y VICIVERSA

Ha pasado bastante tiempo desde que deje postergado, resignadamente, las novelas de Somoza. “La caverna de las ideas” fue un inicio prometedor en mi particular periplo por su obra, que luego ha ido dando bandazos (en concreto tres libros considerados como pasables o aceptables), no obstante, en mitad de dichas oscilaciones, hay otro momento culminante con “Clara en la penumbra”. Según mi criterio, no todas han sido acertadas, pero el leitmotiv de las no
...more
Marta
Feb 08, 2014 Marta rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This was one of the best books I’ve read in quite some time. What looked like a simple mystery novel turned out to be a great story about reality and fiction. This was, honestly, the most self-aware book I’ve ever read. It’s a story that deals with literature and its nature while also dealing with itself. Somoza plays with the language and the world he’s created brilliantly, which is one of the reasons the book is so captivating. He constructed the characters so skillfully that they often voiced ...more
Maqui
Jun 01, 2015 Maqui rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
3.5 stars of 5 stars

Well, this book is a bit strange. I had to read it for school, so I didn't want to read it at all. But once I started reading it, I found it interesting in a particular way.
At first, I liked it. Then I was like 'No. You are kidding. That is not true. He will have to begin with the searching again?!'
That happened to me like 4 times more or less. But I continued, and since chapter 13 that I couldn't stop reading it to find out who that mysterious woman is.
For the last year, I'
...more
My Inner Shelf
Somoza je le kiffe, Somoza je l’aime d’amûûûr, il vient quand il veut à la maison, je lui ferai une fideua. Cet homme est un grand malade. Ça turbine sec dans la cabeza. Comment peut-on maîtriser autant des intrigues à ce point tordues, traiter des thèmes aussi originaux ? Somoza le fait, Somoza peut tout faire. Comme à son habitude, l’auteur nous perd entre réalité et imaginaire, son histoire emporte le lecteur loin dans la réflexion. Le rapport entre la fiction créée par l’écrivain et la réali ...more
Koreander
Leído del tirón. Algunas partes un poco flojas, pero está muy bien escrito. Recomendable.
Jordi Salazar
Jan 18, 2015 Jordi Salazar rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Interesante ejercicio de metaliteratura
Mary Mojica
Jun 24, 2016 Mary Mojica rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Great story about reality and fiction. Enjoyable and mysterious.
Kristina
Mar 18, 2013 Kristina rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Maravilloso, una historia increíble.
Lorena Lara
Nov 24, 2013 Lorena Lara rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Excelente novela!!!!
Julia
Feb 28, 2013 Julia rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
perfection.
Eleni
Eleni rated it liked it
Jul 19, 2016
Juan41100
Juan41100 rated it really liked it
Jun 24, 2016
Wild Heart
Wild Heart rated it it was amazing
Jun 04, 2016
Tara_julia
Tara_julia rated it it was ok
Mar 27, 2016
Kelly Martín
Kelly Martín marked it as to-read
Mar 21, 2016
NTJ77
NTJ77 rated it liked it
Feb 16, 2016
Jorge Larre
Jorge Larre rated it liked it
Jan 29, 2016
Ivan
Ivan rated it liked it
Jan 21, 2016
Mildred
Mildred rated it liked it
Jan 05, 2016
Xavier Catarineu
Xavier Catarineu rated it it was ok
Jan 10, 2016
Diana
Diana added it
Jan 03, 2016
Ola Podgórska
Ola Podgórska rated it liked it
Jan 12, 2016
Vladislav Mitsev
Vladislav Mitsev rated it liked it
Dec 07, 2015
Inés
Inés rated it liked it
Nov 20, 2015
Leticialogos
Leticialogos marked it as to-read
Nov 18, 2015
Javier Estrada
Javier Estrada marked it as to-read
Nov 15, 2015
Javier
Javier marked it as to-read
Nov 08, 2015
Catherine Gingras
Catherine Gingras rated it liked it
Nov 02, 2015
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
40535
José Carlos Somoza is a Spanish author born in Havana, Cuba. In 1960 his family moved to Spain after being exiled for political reasons. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in psychiatry, but he gave up medicine in order to be a full-time writer in 1994.
More about José Carlos Somoza...

Share This Book