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Timoleon Vieta come home

a sentimental journey

by Dan Rhodes

  • 297 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Canongate, [Distributed in North America by Publishers Group West] in [U.S.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human-animal relationships,
  • English,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDan Rhodes
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6068.H53 T556 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination226 p. :
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24930182M
    ISBN 101841954225
    ISBN 109781841954226
    OCLC/WorldCa52987111

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PRAISE FOR TIMOLEON VIETA COME HOME "A quite thoroughly original debut An anomalous blend of humor, heartfelt emotion, and old-fashioned storytelling verve." -Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times Book Review "Funny, beguiling and sentimental, with a dark undertow that will tug at the memory."-Time/5(60).

Timoleon Vieta plays an important but fleeting role in the lives of many people as he makes his way home after being abandoned. Many people have reacted strongly to the ending, but I believe Rhodes did the right thing and the boo This book is just as charming, and odd, and macabre as I've come to expect from Rhodes/5.

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It's one of the best studies of relationships I have ever read. Timoleon Vieta Come Home: A Sentimental Journey by Dan Rhodes pp, Canongate, £ Before this, his first novel, Dan Rhodes had already published more than short stories.

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Heat. Timoleon Vieta Come Home resembles Italo Calvino’s Difficult Loves and Alberto Moravia’s The Voice Of The Sea, and that’s saying something. Timoleon Vieta Come Home: A Sentimental Journey () is a novel by British author Dan Rhodes, a parody of the classic Lassie Come Home film.

It was Rhodes' first novel, and won the Author's Club First Novel has been translated into at least 20 languages. The second half of the book, in ironic homage to "Lassie Come-Home," narrates the dog's return by sketching the life stories of those he encounters. Rhodes demonstrates his ability to spin an engaging tale time and again, but to less and less effect with each iteration., PRAISE FOR TIMOLEON VIETA COME HOME "A quite thoroughly original debut.

Dan Rhodes (born ) is an English writer, possibly best known for the novel Timoleon Vieta Come Home (), a subversion of the popular Lassie Come Home movie. He is also the author of Anthropology (), a collection of stories, each consisting of exactly words. In he was awarded the E.

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by Dan Rhodes. BUY NOW FROM (acknowledged) inspiration: Eric Knight’s sentimental classic Lassie Come Home. Rhodes’s tale has its amusing moments, but it’s sabotaged by inexcusable amounts of redundancy and padding, by the promiscuous deployment of characters and motifs that disappear and reappear quite.

Timoleon Vieta Come Home by Dan Rhodes Canongate £, pp Timoleon-Vieta was, apparently, the subject division on the spine of the T. Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy Timoleon Vieta Come Home: A Sentimental Journey at PRAISE FOR TIMOLEON VIETA COME HOME "A quite thoroughly original debut An anomalous blend of humor, heartfelt emotion, and old-fashioned storytelling verve." -Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times Book Review "Funny, beguiling and sentimental.

Timoleon Vieta Come Home: A Sentimental Journey by Dan Rhodes: Canongate Books, You may know Dan Rhodes’ name from Granta’s Twenty Best Young British Writersan honor resting on two short-story collections and what was then the upcoming novel Timoleon Vieta, which, by the way, is anything but "sentimental."I could write at length about who should have been on that list but.

PRAISE FOR TIMOLEON VIETA COME HOME "A quite thoroughly original debut An anomalous blend of humor, heartfelt emotion, and old-fashioned storytelling verve." -Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times Book Review "Funny, beguiling and sentimental, with a dark undertow that will tug at the memory."-Time.

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