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Oct 27, Pages. Aug 05, Pages. Aug 05, Minutes. An enchanting novel about one day in the lives of three unforgettable characters as they search for love, music, and hope on the snow-covered streets of Philadelphia. Madeleine Altimari is a smart-mouthed, rebellious nine-year-old who also happens to be an aspiring jazz singer. A vivacious, charming and moving debut, 2 A.
More about Marie-Helene Bertino. Each sentence, as well, is composed with a poetic ear; no line is wasted.
Mark Oppenlander’s review of The Cat's Pajamas: Stories
Be prepared for a quick reread of this novel to try to answer the question: How did Bertino do that? Read this book to see a debut author doing something really special, crafting a story where human kindness meets up with an inhospitable world and real magic happens in the aftermath. Her sentences are sharp and surprising, and her wonderful story is full of heart.
- Kreativität und Form: Programm eines Glasperlenspiels zum Experimentieren mit Wissen (German Edition).
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- More Deadly than the Male (Murder Room).
There is funny poetry in the sound of loneliness, and Bertino has found it. I loved it. They offer wryness as the antidote to self-pity and benevolence as the antidote to isolation, and they demonstrate how even the most forsaken can turn themselves into a warm, dry house.
THE CAT'S PAJAMAS
With a wildly entertaining cast of characters, Marie-Helene Bertino soars through her native city of Philadelphia, zeroing in with great beauty, wit, skill and love on the exact moments in time that change our lives forever. Each sentence is a pop-up box: first delightful for its sweet music, then profound with the shock of truth.
- Pierrot posthume (French Edition).
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- Sam and Tom (Love to Read Book 1).
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