David's Story (English Edition) et plus d'un million d'autres livres sont disponibles pour le Kindle d'Amazon. En savoir plus

Acheter neuf

Identifiez-vous pour activer la commande 1-Click.
Acheter d'occasion
D'occasion - Bon Voir les détails
Prix : EUR 6,86

Plus de choix
Vous l'avez déjà ? Vendez votre exemplaire ici
Désolé, cet article n'est pas disponible en
Image non disponible pour la
couleur :
Image non disponible

Commencez à lire David's Story (English Edition) sur votre Kindle en moins d'une minute.

Vous n'avez pas encore de Kindle ? Achetez-le ici ou téléchargez une application de lecture gratuite.

David's Story [Anglais] [Broché]

Stig Dalager , Cheryl Robson , Frances Osterfelt

Prix : EUR 10,52 Livraison à EUR 0,01 En savoir plus.
  Tous les prix incluent la TVA
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
Il ne reste plus que 1 exemplaire(s) en stock (d'autres exemplaires sont en cours d'acheminement).
Expédié et vendu par Amazon. Emballage cadeau disponible.


Prix Amazon Neuf à partir de Occasion à partir de
Format Kindle EUR 8,23  
Broché EUR 10,52  

Offres spéciales et liens associés

Détails sur le produit

En savoir plus sur les auteurs

Découvrez des livres, informez-vous sur les écrivains, lisez des blogs d'auteurs et bien plus encore.

Commentaires en ligne 

Il n'y a pas encore de commentaires clients sur Amazon.fr
5 étoiles
4 étoiles
3 étoiles
2 étoiles
1 étoiles
Commentaires client les plus utiles sur Amazon.com (beta)
Amazon.com: 4.0 étoiles sur 5  1 commentaire
1 internautes sur 1 ont trouvé ce commentaire utile 
4.0 étoiles sur 5 A good, if harrowing, story 18 mars 2011
Par Sid Nuncius - Publié sur Amazon.com
I am rather wary of fictional works set during the Holocaust. One reason is that it is a subject of importance to me, but it has sometimes been used to lend a spurious air of gravitas to mediocre work which has been over-praised by critics out of of reverence for its subject matter. However, I thought David's Story a good book which painted a vivid, sometimes brilliant and often disturbing picture of those times.

The story - based on the accounts and diaries of children during this period - is about a young Jewish boy's experiences in Nazi-occupied Poland during the Second World War. The book is written (and excellently translated) in the present tense and in an unfussy, matter-of-fact style. Love and horror, acts of monstrous inhumanity and small, moving acts of kindness, for example, are all described in the same tone which gives the narrative a real drive and sense of immediacy which brings the events to life quite remarkably, particularly in the first half of the book. It is told almost exclusively from David's point of view, and one gets a real sense of his initial bewilderment and then his growing world-wisdom, pierced by his remaining humanity and child-like emotions. The cold, the fear, the hunger, the isolation and so on are quite brilliantly evoked.

Although I thought that the first part of the story was remarkably gripping and well told, the second section did begin to pall a little. Once David reaches the Warsaw Ghetto the narrative drive slackens and although we are given an excellent portrait of life in the ghetto, the style isn't as well suited to this more descriptive section, which felt less like a developing story and more like a rather fractured series of vignettes. Individually, many of them are excellently done but they hang together less well as a story and I found I was rather forcing myself on to the next one rather than being carried there. I also found the few brief sections told from other people's viewpoint a distraction, however important the point they were making.

Nevertheless, I still think this is a good book. It is a very involving story with genuine empathy and real quality of thought which has important things to say. Recommended.
Ce commentaire a-t-il été utile ?   Dites-le-nous

Discussions entre clients

Le forum concernant ce produit
Discussion Réponses Message le plus récent
Pas de discussions pour l'instant

Posez des questions, partagez votre opinion, gagnez en compréhension
Démarrer une nouvelle discussion
Première publication:
Aller s'identifier

Rechercher parmi les discussions des clients
Rechercher dans toutes les discussions Amazon

Rechercher des articles similaires par rubrique


Souhaitez-vous compléter ou améliorer les informations sur ce produit ? Ou faire modifier les images?