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Berlin Poplars Paperback Ó Berlin Poplars eBook ✓ berlin mobile, poplars download, Berlin PoplarsBerlin Poplars eBookJust before Christmas on a farm in Northern Norway,year old Anna Neshov, matriarch of a troubled family, is taken gravely ill Her three sons have been quietly immersed in their work one an undertaker, one a window dresser, and the eldest running the family farm, but now they are forced to reunite for the first time in many years Their personalities are as disparate as their careers, and tensions mount from the second they meet, climaxing over Christmas dinner when the matter of inheritance prompts the revelation of disturbing family secrets Anne B Ragde has created an engrossing dark comedy brought vividly to life through extraordinary characters While perfectly in tune with their professions the Neshov sons as a family are little short of dysfunctional nevertheless, the real theme of the novel is a sense of belonging The farm itself defines this, with its power to draw people back to their roots, whether they like it or not.

  • Paperback
  • 304
  • Berlin Poplars
  • Anne B. Ragde
  • English
  • 14 October 2019
  • 1846550254

About the Author: Anne B. Ragde

Paperback Ó Berlin Poplars eBook ✓ berlin mobile, poplars download, Berlin PoplarsBerlin Poplars eBookNorwegian author Anne B Ragde b made her literary debut in with the children s book HALLO HER ER JO Since then, she has written several books for children and young adults, among them a biography about Sigrid Undset, for which she was awarded the Brage Prize Her first novel for adults, EN TIGER FOR EN ENGEL was published in She has since written several novels, crime novels and short story collections Her novel BERLIN POPLARS received a warm welcome from both readers and critics, and has so far soldthan copies in Norway, and is translated tothan languages It was reviewed favorably by the Financial Times on April , The sequels HERMIT CRABS and PASTURES GREEN were a no lesser success The trilogy has been made into a TV series, which hadthan million viewers when showed on Norwegian Television.



10 thoughts on “Berlin Poplars

  1. Declan Declan says:

    Paperback Ó Berlin Poplars eBook ✓ berlin mobile, poplars download, Berlin PoplarsBerlin Poplars eBookIt s possible that this book does not deserve five stars, but I m giving it the maximum amount anyway because it s a book that means a lot to me This was the first book I read after being unable to read any book for a full year because of my total inability to concentrate a result of the turmoil in my life at that time c 3 years ago The book brings together the members of a fractured family and allows them to reach a point where they can see each other as vulnera

  2. Bettie Bettie says:

    Paperback Ó Berlin Poplars eBook ✓ berlin mobile, poplars download, Berlin PoplarsBerlin Poplars eBookThis review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here view spoiler Bettie s BooksThe rating, any status updates, and those bookshelves, indicate my feelings for this book hide spoiler view spoiler Bettie s BooksThe rating, any status updates, and those bookshelves, indicate my feelings for this book hide spoiler

  3. Antonomasia Antonomasia says:

    Paperback Ó Berlin Poplars eBook ✓ berlin mobile, poplars download, Berlin PoplarsBerlin Poplars eBook4.5 This Norwegian novel set at Christmas perhaps isn t desperately original, but if I enjoy an example of one of my most hated genres the family saga, and one with such a twee cover this much, it must be doing plenty right It s cosy, sometimes funny, and just the right amount of dark For me at least, often finding standard ideas of cosy to be cloying In an initial scenario reminiscent of The Corrections, adult children of a dispersed, dysfunctional family gather, prompted by the illn 4.5 This Norwegian novel set at Ch

  4. Mike Mike says:

    Paperback Ó Berlin Poplars eBook ✓ berlin mobile, poplars download, Berlin PoplarsBerlin Poplars eBookSlow, slow, slow Depressing Kinda what you d expect from Skandanavia in winter somehow.

  5. Marte Marte says:

    Paperback Ó Berlin Poplars eBook ✓ berlin mobile, poplars download, Berlin PoplarsBerlin Poplars eBookThis was a great book, the best I ve read in a while I even cried at one point in the middle, and books very rarely make me cry I can t wait to read the next book in the trilogy The books have been translated into English this one is called Berlin Poplars I d really recommend it This was a great book, the best I ve read in a while I even cried at one point in the middle, and books very rarely make me cry I can t wait to read the next book in the trilogy The books have been translated into English this one is called Berlin Poplars I d really re

  6. Karen Karen says:

    Paperback Ó Berlin Poplars eBook ✓ berlin mobile, poplars download, Berlin PoplarsBerlin Poplars eBookA gift from a dear Norwegian friend, this was the perfect holiday read snow, Christmas, dysfunctional family, history the works I devoured it in one day.

  7. Jeanine Jeanine says:

    Paperback Ó Berlin Poplars eBook ✓ berlin mobile, poplars download, Berlin PoplarsBerlin Poplars eBookUnusual and powerful The author takes her time to reveal each character in their own world very thoroughly before throwing them all together Very skillfully imagined and written.

  8. Katya Katya says:

    Paperback Ó Berlin Poplars eBook ✓ berlin mobile, poplars download, Berlin PoplarsBerlin Poplars eBookRead in Russian.

  9. Haley Wynn Haley Wynn says:

    Paperback Ó Berlin Poplars eBook ✓ berlin mobile, poplars download, Berlin PoplarsBerlin Poplars eBookIt took me nearly two months to finish this utterly mundane book Two months I have never taken that long of a stretch to complete a book under 400 pages Ever Obviously I severely dislike if not detest Anne B Ragde s Berlin Poplars My opinion has nothing to do with the plot or general subject matter per se the delivery of the novel s contents is where the issues lie Jumping right into the meat and potatoes, I have yet to read anything as deflated or bereft as this story The character It took me nearly two months to finish

  10. GrangerDanger GrangerDanger says:

    Paperback Ó Berlin Poplars eBook ✓ berlin mobile, poplars download, Berlin PoplarsBerlin Poplars eBookThis book almost ended up on the unfinished because ugh shelve It didn t, for the sole reason that my mom got it for me and I wanted to see what she liked about it.This book also almost got 4 stars, because the ending tricked me into thinking I liked it The ending, aka the last 10 pages at most, was good The rest was kind of a drag, especially the first half of th

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