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Ciels

3.66  ·  Rating Details ·  61 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
Paperback, 81 pages
Published August 3rd 2009 by LEMÉAC/ACTES SUD COÉDIT.
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Rayo VM
Jul 23, 2014 Rayo VM rated it liked it
Cierre de la tetralogía de Wajdi, de nuevo es buscar pistas pero ya no tanto en el pasado si ahora en computadoras, en poemas, pinturas. Un equipo de personas de diversas nacionalidades trabaja en un bunker buscando pistas para detener un posible atentado terrorista de carácter internacional. El aparente suicidio inesperado de un elemento clave del equipo, Valéry, parece complicar las cosas pero eventualmente se revela que bien puede ser la pieza faltante para soportar una pista descabellada ...more
Sandra
Sep 08, 2016 Sandra rated it it was amazing
Shelves: coup-de-coeur
« La poésie et la beauté peuvent devenir destruction. »

Waouw, quelle claque en pleine face ! Je ne m’attendais vraiment pas à cela.

Comme l’a dit L’erreur sociale plus haut, je pense que c’est une très bonne idée de se lancer dans cette lecture innocemment, sans ne rien savoir avant, les yeux fermés ; et de se laisser guider dans cet univers si différent des trois autres pièces du Sang des promesses. Un contrepied total, et aussi un pied total (en fait).

Je ne sais pas comment commencer mon avis,
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Isabelle Fortin
Sep 23, 2016 Isabelle Fortin rated it liked it
Si vous n'avez pas lu les autres récemment, retournez les lire, ca aidera peut-être. Sinon ce livre ne m'a pas autant intéressé que les précédents.
Jean-claude Boulos
Sep 13, 2013 Jean-claude Boulos rated it really liked it
I personally thought that Ciels was a perfect wind-up for the "Sang de Promesses"cycle.
It's his most political of all works criticising the occidental - specifically the American - mentality that the arabs are only to blame when the prime suspect is directly linked to them.

The difference between this piece and the others (Littoral, Incendies and Forets) is that what's happening is happening in front of you without referencing the past; it's the small seconds and decisions that could tumble on y
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Annalise
Jul 22, 2016 Annalise rated it it was amazing
THIS BOOK IS SO GOOD!!!!! THIS AUTHOR IS AMAZING I LOVE HIS WORK THIS NEEDS TO BECOME A MOVIE I HAVE SO MANY IDEAS FOR IT THE WRITING IS SO GOOD AND I ALMOST CRIED BUT I FINISHED IT AT WORK SO I COULDNT THE ENDING IS SO GOOD THE PACING IS PRETTY PERFECT ITS ALL SO GOOD AHHHHHHHHHHH
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Né au Liban le 16 octobre 1968, Wajdi Mouawad est contraint d’abandonner sa terre natale à l’âge de huit ans, pour cause de guerre civile. Débute une période d’exil qui le conduit d’abord avec sa famille à Paris. Une patrie d’adoption qu’il doit à son tour quitter en 1983, l’État lui refusant les papiers nécessaires à son maintien sur le territoire. De l’Hexagone, il rejoint alors le Québec.

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