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His prose style is so heavy handed and derivative in it’s originality that it turned me off of the book after only a handful of pages. Not entirely positive about it’s ending though, so a minor smudge there, but that aside, All the Names was a top notch piece of fiction.

This book is just beautiful, lyrical and beautiful. View all 4 comments. Tate is bleak, but at the same time offers some solace through the main character’s ability to partake in his own, self created adventure. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Memory of a book read a few minutes ago. Incorrect original publishing date. Review When you’ve won the Nobel Prize for Literature you are above the josr of some schmuck who works for a corporate bookstore and writes reviews for books on the internet. But not this time. Quotes from All the Names. Jun 09, Greg rated it liked it Shelves: However, his quest will be more complex that he predicted and obstacles multiply, taking the unknown away into the mist of possibilities.


A middle-aged bachelor, he has no interest in anything beyond the certificates of birth, marriage, divorce, and death, that are his daily routine.

E dito isto, um pequeno desabafo: Jun 10, the gift rated it it was amazing Shelves: The book could have been pretty fucking awesome.

Short passage of black pastoral in a cemetery invades free, wild vegetation. Loner old-boy, submitted to the monotonous rhythm of his work, Mr. Then again perhaps he wouldn’t object too forcefully; there are worse religious beliefs.

Registered Redemption Most of Saramago’s themes are found here: View all 15 comments.

Lists with This Book. Paperbackpages. The prose was soft and inviting, even though the story itself revolved so heavily around a bleak, despairing center. sraamago

All the Names

Lots of people did like you. Margaret Jull Costa Translator. Refresh and try again. Secret door into Indian House of Records [s] 9 Aug 25, But out of hours, he takes on the task to quell boredom most sxramago of tracking down a random female, from a random card, located within the Central Registry.

Return to Book Page. Rewritten July 16th Maybe this is the kind of story that should have been a story and not a novel and that there are reasons why Borges never wrote a novel.

All the Names by José Saramago

Sep 10, Amari rated it it was amazing. Troublemaker, the Pastor inverts the names of the graves. They are perfectly visual anyway. See 1 question about All the Names…. Uma aventura que, para o leitor, chega a ter alguns momentos de suspense.

More people liked you than like me.

I never thought a novel about a lonely and duller than dull file clerk could turn out to be so readable, but that’s exactly how I found this, it was difficult to find a reasonable place to stop, of which I simply had to, as it’s a bit too long to gulp down in one go, although for those who don’t get fidgety cramps, don’t have much of an appetite, and with plenty of time on their hands, it may work out beneficial. For, as Aquinas taught so eloquently, each human being is indeed a distinct species and deserves recognition as such.


Küçük Anılar Çocukluk ve İlkgençlik Anıları – Jose Saramago

Nov 22, jeremy rated it it was amazing Shelves: View all 61 comments. So now send me my check. Incorrect original publishing date 6 73 Mar 25, Open Preview See a Problem? Some nice passages, but otherwise wayyy too slow for how little was happening. He was a member of the Portuguese Communist Party. I had to read this book for a class.

You know what, I’m sorry that your dead and all, b Forward: You didn’t need to give up the will to live just because I didn’t like your writing style. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Within the first few pages, Saramago establishes a tension that sings and rises, producing engaging revelations that culminates when the final paragraphs twists expectations once again. Then again all those reviewers might say I’ve just completely missed the point myself. You shouldn’t have cared so much about what I thought. Trivia About All the Names.