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La nieta del señor Linh

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Una fría mañana de noviembre, tras un penoso viaje en barco, un anciano desembarca en un país que podría ser Francia, donde no conoce a nadie y cuya lengua ignora. El señor Linh huye de una guerra que ha acabado con su familia y destrozado su aldea. La guerra le ha robado todo menos a su nieta, un bebé llamado Sang Diu, que en su idioma significa «Mañana dulce», una niña t ...more
Paperback, 126 pages
Published March 31st 2006 by Salamandra (first published August 23rd 2005)
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Ahmad Sharabiani
La petite fille de monsieur Linh=Monsieur Linh and His Child, Philippe Claudel
عنوان: نوه ی آقای لین؛ نویسنده: فلیپ کلودل؛ مترجم: سوسن ضیاء؛ تهران، قطره، 1389؛ در 120 ص؛ شابک: 9786001192746؛ موضوع: داستانهای نویسندگان فرانسوی - قرن 21 م
عنوان: نوه ی آقای لین؛ نویسنده: فلیپ کلودل؛ مترجم: پرویز شهدی؛ تهران، پارسه، 1390؛ در 191 ص؛ شابک: 9786005733778؛
داستان ماجراهای یک پدر بزرگ است. پیرمردی که جنگ، خانه و خانواده اش رو از او بگرفته و او مجبور است برای نجات زندگی خود و تنها نوه ی کوچک خویش، از کشورش
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orsodimondo
Jan 05, 2013 orsodimondo rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: francia
IL SIGNOR LINH E LA SUA BAMBINA
Claudel si ripete, un’altra fiaba, più o meno per adulti.
E questa volta la mia idiosincrasia per il genere non si placa: non mi è piaciuta affatto.

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La delusione è iniziata subito, dalle prime righe, e si è protratta fino all’ultimo, colpo di scena finale incluso.
Dal mio punto di vista, una pessima scelta stilistica per trattare un argomento importante, l’emigrazione.

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Il signor Linh del titolo è un anziano che viene da un paese lontano dove ha perso tutto, casa e f
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Ghazaleh
با اينكه توي يك ساعت ميشه اين كتاب رو تمام كرد اما به اندازه كافي ذهنت رو درگير ميكنه! درگیر رابطه بين آدم ها، طرز زندگی كردن خودمون و آدم هاي دور و اطرافمون و ....
كتاب خيلي نثر روان و ساده اي داره،و در كنار اين نثر ساده حجم خيلي كمي هم داره، كه باعث ميشه خيلي سريع خوانده بشه.
يه بار خواندنش خالي از لطف نيست.
Steve
Warning: There is an unavoidable spoiler here.

La Petite Fille de Monsieur Linh (Monsieur Linh's Granddaughter) was published by the award winning novelist and film-maker Philippe Claudel (born 1962) in 2005. In deceptively simple language Claudel tells the story of two older men from whom life has taken more than they can bear to lose.

Monsieur Linh is a refugee from the lengthy episode of mutual and random murder called the American War by the Vietnamese; he is one of the peasants whom all fou
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Dem
Nov 04, 2013 Dem rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Philippe Claudel's Monsieur Linh and his child is a wonderful, original and haunting study of an an elderly refugee from an unknown war torn country. His son and daughter-in-law have died in the war and he is left to care for their only child and his grand-daughter.

This a short book with only 130 pages and therefore not one sentence is wasted with unnecessary information. The remarkable story told within those 130 pages will stay with you long after you have finished the tale. Although I finishe
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Ana Lúcia
Dec 11, 2013 Ana Lúcia rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Como pode um livro tão pequenino ser tão grande?
Li-o de um só fôlego e dificilmente me esquecerei dele.
Uma estranha e maravilhosa amizade, feita de silêncios, de descobertas, de pequenos gestos.
"A existência também pode ser assim! Acontecem milagres, por vezes, alegrias e risos, e de novo a esperança quando pensamos que, à nossa volta, só há devastação e silêncio"
No fundo basta aprender e dizer “Bom dia” em qualquer língua…
Um “Bom dia” para todos!
Nina Rapsodia
Apr 23, 2012 Nina Rapsodia rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Historias cortas y matonas
Recommended to Nina by: Nadie
Shelves: i-own-it
4.5

Hace un tiempo me interesé por este libro gracias a verlo en varios lugares y en varios blogs. Y hace mucho tiempo ya había oído sobre él en general. Gracias al intercambio de regalos del año pasado con bloggeros colombianos pude recibirlo. Y este fue el momento de leerlo y me ha gustado mucho.

El señor Lihn es un anciano que no conoce otra tierra más que la suya y es todo lo que ha visto en la vida. Pero gracias a la guerra tiene que escapar de ella y abandonarla junto a su nieta, a la que sa
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Jandri
May 17, 2013 Jandri rated it it was amazing
"Soy viejo, pero tendré fuerzas mientras haga falta, mientras seas un pequeño mango verde que necesita al viejo árbol"

Nota: Van pasando los días y sigo anclado en esta hermosísima historia. Así que a pesar de que tiene algunos topicazos en su narración, voy a primar la historia en si misma y le voy a dar la máxima puntuación, y porque además soy un sensiblero y el señor Linh me ha dado una estocada en el epicentro del corazón.

Advertencia: No leáis la contraportada, os arruinará el libro.
Este li
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Leen
Jun 16, 2017 Leen rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Meneer Linh raakt zijn familie kwijt in de afschuwelijke oorlog die zijn land teistert, en besluit samen met zijn baby-kleindochter te vertrekken naar de andere kant van de oceaan, naar een land waar hij niets of niemand begrijpt. Hij ontmoet daar een man en sluit met hem een onwaarschijnlijke vriendschap, want ook zonder woorden kunnen ze elkaar op de één of andere manier perfect aanvoelen.

Bij het begin van dit boek maakte ik de fout te weten te willen komen uit welk land meneer Linh afkomstig
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Nicole
Jun 16, 2017 Nicole rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Sommerchallenge Aufgabe #7.

Das erste Buch was du beim stöbern findest und den Kriterien entspricht (Kurzgeschichte und 50-200 Seiten)

In seiner Heimat hat Monsieur Linh nach einem Bombenangriff alles verloren. Er flieht mit seiner kleinen Enkeltochter in ein fremdes Land, in eine kalte, verregnete Stadt. Mit anderen Flüchtlingen wohnt er in einem Heim, wo er sich einsam und verloren fühlt. Da lernt er auf einem Spaziergang den dicklichen Monsieur Bark kennen. Monsieur Bark redet und redet, obwoh
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Lesincele Viaja gracias a los libros
Una historia corta que trata sobre un hombre de origen chino arrancado de su país junto a su nieta y que es llevado a un país occidental donde no comprende el idioma y tiene que salir adelante. Muy emotivo y con tintes de tristeza.
Marc
There is not so much to say about this little booklet: it's a simple story about a refugee (Mr. Linh, clearly a Vietnamese) who arrives by boat with his baby granddaughter and is taken care of in a refugee center. He learns to know a man who has just lost his wife, and their gradual cordial relation is very delicate; it shows the great drama associated with loss and also shows that simple human intercourse and empathy is possible, also with substantial language and cultural barriers. To the atte ...more
Carmo
Dec 04, 2013 Carmo rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: frança, favoritos, bib-p
"O que é a vida humana senão um cordão de sofrimento que penduramos ao pescoço?"

A Neta do Senhor Lihn é um livro de uma doçura inexplicável. Uma história, onde cada palavra tem um significado que vai mais além do que diz o dicionário. São palavras que trazem consigo odores e imagens de um país longínquo, memórias de uma vida que nunca mais será a mesma, e saudade; muita saudade dos que partiram de forma cruel e deixaram um buraco no peito que nada poderá preencher. Foi com estes sentimentos que
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João Carlos
Mar 10, 2013 João Carlos rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: l2014
Sem surpresas.
Uma escrita poética e emocional.
Uma preciosidade literária...
Raven
Sep 01, 2012 Raven rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: fiction
Having rushed around like a loon this morning catching up on my day off tasks I sat down a couple of hours ago with a well-deserved cup of coffee and idly picked up 'Monsieur Linh and His Child'. I read it in one sitting, my coffee forgotten and felt genuinely moved by this perfect little novel. I loved this tale of Linh's separation from his homeland finding himself adrift in a strange country, alienated at first by his lack of knowledge of this new environment and culture and his further alien ...more
Stephen Durrant
Oct 18, 2008 Stephen Durrant rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A relatively easy French read from the lyrical pen of Philippe Claudel . . . and a very moving book. In fact, I am tempted to give this five stars, but it might be a little "slight" for such a high rating. An aged immigrant from an unnamed country, probably Vietnam, arrives somewhere in France. He has fled his country in the wake of tragedy and now has only his "petite fille," who is the one treasure of his life that remains. Completely alone and isolated, unable to speak French, and carrying hi ...more
عبدالعزيز مال الله
حفيدة السيّد لين، السيد بارك، المدينة الجديدة، عنبر اللاجئين، وصندوق الذكريات. رواية جميلة. ثقيلة بوصفها لتفاصيل كانت في وقت ما تعني كل شيء للسيد لين إلى أن حدث ما حدث. النصف الأول من أحداث الرواية رتيب. النصف الأخير مثير بل في قمة الاثارة
Alessandra
Mar 27, 2013 Alessandra rated it really liked it
Una linda historia de amistad, exilio y soledad.
Roger Brunyate
Home

[NOTE: I read this in French in 2011. I am copying the review to Goodreads now after having read Fredrik Backman's And Every Morning the Road Home Gets Longer and Longer. No, they are not the same, although both are about an old man and a child. But both are short, both are very moving, and there is a childlike wonder to the writing in both books that makes me think of them in the same breath.]

An old man stands on the stern of a boat, watching his homeland disappear into the distance. He hol
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Ana
Mar 25, 2017 Ana rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2011
Leiam este livrinho! Não se arrependerão!

Opinião complete em:
http://osabordosmeuslivros.blogspot.p...
Mercedé Khodadadi
کوتاه، غمگین، تاثیرگذار، دردناک و زیبا
جزیکی از بهترین کتابهای خوانده شده در سال 1396 میگذارمش
فقط نمیدانم چرا کتاب به این زیبایی اینقدر گمنام مانده
Luisa
Oct 12, 2016 Luisa rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Adorable.
Ann Braeken
Jan 12, 2017 Ann Braeken rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Eenvoudig, klein pareltje. Ontroerend verhaal over liefde en verlies, een aanrader!
Neil and Elodie Goodman
Jan 22, 2008 Neil and Elodie Goodman rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Bernard/Mathieu/Nicolas
Recommended to Neil and Elodie by: My sister
An absolutely heartwarming and heartbreaking story of an old Vietnamese refugee and an old French man. Their loneliness and feeling of loss, in every sense of the term, brought them together. And, through the maze of a hostile town, via a serendipitous meet, the two form a very unlikely friendship, one that will be a salvation for both. Uprooting, the pain caused by exile and loss, the many ravages caused by wars all are piercing the souls into thousands of pieces that are re-sewned by a healing ...more
Stephanie
Jan 18, 2009 Stephanie rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Monsieur Linh est un vieil homme. Il a quitté son village dévasté par la guerre, n’emportant avec lui qu’une petite valise contenant quelques vêtements usagés, une photo jaunie, une poignée de terre de son pays. Dans ses bras, repose un nouveau-né. Les parents de l’enfant sont morts et Monsieur Linh a décidé de partir avec Sang diû, sa petite fille. Après un long voyage en bateau, ils débarquent dans une ville froide et grise, avec des centaines de réfugiés. Monsieur Linh a tout perdu. Il partag ...more
Miguel
Jul 23, 2014 Miguel rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: favorites
Sinto-me tentado a travar relacionamento com um qualquer transeunte que se sente num banco de jardim a observar o caos citadino. Na realidade, todos começamos como estranhos…

A Neta do Senhor Linh inspira-me esta bondade e excentricidade, que tão-pouco havemos por sabermos de cor a falácia de que tudo o que nos é estranho é prontamente inseguro. (certo que há limites)

Compadeci-me com esta história, que me levou conquistado ao colo desde a primeira até à derradeira palavra. A escrita de Philip
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Rebecca
Jun 01, 2007 Rebecca rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is a great, spare book, much happier than Les ames grises by Claudel. In the middle section, I starting wondering if this book were going anywhere -- and then BOOM, at the end, everything falls into place with a great surprise! A bit Life of Pi-esque in that respect. Very simple, clear French.
Martina
Feb 01, 2013 Martina rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Wat een geweldig mooi boekje!!! Prachtig en lekker vlot geschreven. Je wordt meegenomen in het verhaal van de oude man, die je gaandeweg steeds beter leert kennen. Ontroerend verhaal, maar zeker niet deprimerend! Ik had nog nooit iets van deze schrijver gelezen maar dat gaat veranderen!
Sofi
Jul 11, 2015 Sofi rated it liked it
Puntaje: 3.5/5

No me impresionó pero tampoco tuvo algo específico que no me gustase...

Reseña completa próximamente en Accio Libros y en el Wrap Up de Julio en mi canal
Victoria Mars
"De vez en cuando un milagro, oro y risas, y de nuevo la esperanza cuando crees que a tu alrededor todo es destrucción y silencio".


Qué pedazo de hermosura de historia acabo de leer.
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Philippe Claudel is a French writer and film director.
His most famous work to date is the novel " Les Âmes Grises " - " Grey Souls ", which won the prix Renaudot award in France, was shortlisted for the American Gumshoe Award, and won Sweden's Martin Beck Award. In addition to his writing, Philippe Claudel is a Professor of Literature at the University of Nancy.
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“Qu'est-ce que donc que la vie humaine si ce n'est un collier de blessures que l'on porte autour de son cou? A quoi sert d'aller ainsi dans les jours, les mois, les années, toujours plus faible, toujours meurtri?” 7 likes
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