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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Jerusalém (O Reino, #3)

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A Máquina de Joseph Walser

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Um Homem: Klaus Klump

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Matteo perdeu o emprego

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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.”
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