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Nell

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A novel based on the 20th Century Fox motion picture starring Jodie Foster, Liam Neeson and Natasha Richardson. When a child is found living alone in the woods, she struggles to protect her sense of self while a lawyer and a social worker battle to determine how she will be allowed to live her future.
Paperback, 224 pages
Published January 1st 1995 by Berkley (first published 1994)
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Annick
Nel à vingt-neuf ans lorsque meurtsa mère. Traumatisée par un viol dans sa jeunesse,celle-ci l'a élévée à l'écart du monde, dans une abane au fond des bois. Nell a un comportement quasi-animal, parle un langage étrange et incompréhensible, hurle à l'approche des hommes. Deux êtres vont s'intéresser à elle et, malgré leurs divergences sur la marche à suivre pour la ramener à la civilisation, se rapprocher dans l'amour qu'ils lui portent...
Sur le thème de "l'enfant sauvage", un roman chaleureux et
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Anne Lydolf
Maybe not the best written story, but certainly very interesting and with a very beautiful message about experiencing life to the fullest.
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Apr 01, 2009 rated it liked it
Some things were explained that weren't in the movie, but she unneccessarily changed other things which was just plain weird.
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Apr 20, 2013 rated it really liked it
Liked the movie. Liked the book. Honestly didn't know it was a book. Found it at an old book warehouse off to the side in a back corner. Glad I found it!
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