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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Average rating: 3.83 · 9,464 ratings · 805 reviews · 77 distinct worksSimilar authors
Jerusalém

3.97 avg rating — 2,118 ratings — published 2005 — 31 editions
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O Senhor Valéry

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3.97 avg rating — 522 ratings — published 2002 — 12 editions
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Uma Viagem à Índia

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Um Homem: Klaus Klump

3.86 avg rating — 517 ratings — published 2003 — 8 editions
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A Máquina de Joseph Walser

3.99 avg rating — 499 ratings — published 2004 — 13 editions
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Matteo perdeu o emprego

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Learning to Pray in the Age...

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O Senhor Brecht

3.86 avg rating — 287 ratings — published 2004 — 8 editions
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Uma Menina Está Perdida no ...

3.63 avg rating — 283 ratings — published 2014 — 7 editions
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O Senhor Calvino

3.86 avg rating — 230 ratings — published 2005 — 6 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
tags: humor

“Uma galinha pensava tanto e era tão culta que ganhou uma obstrução interior, deixando de pôr ovos. Mataram-na no dia seguinte.”
Gonçalo M. Tavares

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