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Antichrista [Amelie Nothomb] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. When Blanche’s mother, who finds her own daughter rather colourless. Buy Antichrista from Amélie Nothomb with 0% discount off the list price. Paper book, order now and qualify for free shipping. The work of Georges Bernanos – and his conception of evil in particular – is a very strong influence on Amélie Nothomb: in Antéchrista.

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Still, more often than not, she’s entertaining homicidal fantasies.

Lucrurile sunt destul de previzibile pana la sfarsit, cand personajul Blanche pare sa sufere o evolutie. Yet Blanche’s parents are charmed – “Your Christa is a find!

‘Sixteen-year-old girl massacres parents’

But it does not take Blanche long to figure out that Christa plays false and loose with her and slowly becomes her “headsman”, anticrhista Antichrist. After some family tensions, she returned to Japan to work in a big Japanese company in Tokyo. They never met personally. Sep 05, Maggie rated it liked it. I had no idea, and Anticnrista wasn’t sure I had a soul. Antichrista When the lonely sixteen-year-old university student Blanche meets the dazzling Christa, she is swept off her feet.

She sums up her life: Suddenly Christa can do no wrong and, as Blanche’s parents scour their address books for long-lost friends to invite to dinner to meet the nithomb, their friendship sours and Blanche’s already negligible self-confidence goes into a steep decline.


Christa is also somewhat secretive: Christa, who talks freely of her impoverished background in the Eastern Belgian town of Malmedy, claims to work in a bar with her boyfriend, a David Bowie lookalike called Detlev.

Yet for all her self-righteous posturing, Blanche has real cause for concern. I love how she brings mythology, folklore or religious stories into everyday life, and how she mixes these stories in order to make her own story. Return to Book Page. antichrisya

Lo odio con todas mis fuerzas. C’est un livre que j’ai lu en marchant dans la rue ce qui m’arrive assez rarement. Es hat mir sehr gut gefallen und wird nicht mein letztes Buch von Amelie Nothomb gewesen sein. Nothomb moved often, and did not live in Europe until she was 17, when she moved to Brussels.

It turns out that Christa is the exact counterpart of Blanche: She is ashamed of her difficulties in approaching other persons especially such of her own age. Con uno spiccato gusto post-moderno ntohomb immagino perfettamente una trasposizione teatrale di questo romanzo: Karen MackJennifer Kaufman. That’s where I draw the line between a book that was just average overall but which I would still recommend, and a book that’s just subpar all around and could stay unread for all I care.

ATLESWOOLF: If absurdity could kill: ANTICHRISTA, by Amélie Nothomb

Dimana TrunkovaAnthony Georgieff. This page was last edited on 5 Octoberat Cuenta una supuesta amistad entre dos adole ‘Antichrista’ es un libro horrible, uno de los peores que se han escrito nunca. Since then, she has published approximately one novel per year ameliw a. I’m sure that none of them has the slightest memory of me.


She hates her changing body those “protuberances” on her chest are “strangers for a long time” and wishes she was more loveable.


But if they had any idea what they represented! Soon she has Blanche’s parents eating anyichrista of her hand, and has made Blanche seem even more the wallflower in their eyes. It’s still not a world-shaking read then, but at least it becomes bearable. Christa represents the opposite of Blanche. El estilo de Nothomb es dulce, ligero, agudo, sensible y amoroso.

Nothomb moved very often, before discovering Europe, more precisely, Brussels, where she reportedly felt as much a stranger as everywhere else. Amelis book tells the story of the men and women of Fighter Command who worked tirelessly in air bases scattered throughout Britain to thwart the Nazis. While in Japan, she attended a local school and learned Japanese.

Open Preview See a Problem? Like Telegraph Books on Facebook. Very self-conscious, Blanche isn’t thrilled about this — but she obeys, and so within a short time Christa has stripped her down to what she considers her very essence. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.