The Elegance of the Hedgehog is a novel by the French novelist and philosophy teacher Muriel Barbery. The book follows events in the life of a concierge. La elegancia del erizo / The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery, , available at Book Depository with free delivery. Buy La Elegancia del Erizo by Muriel Barbery from Amazon’s Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction.

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A precocious girl, ekegancia hides her intelligence to avoid exclusion at school. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. It reads more like a tract than a novel, but lacks even a tract’s certainty of purpose. Su secreto es la elegancia.

Her perspective is that “[t]o be poor, ugly and, moreover, intelligent condemns one, in our society, to a dark and disillusioned life, a condition one ought to accept at an early age”.

LireUna oda a la belleza. References to philosophy, for instance, abound throughout, getting increasingly dense as the story progresses. The Christian Science Monitor. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. First released in August by Gallimardthe novel became a publishing success in France the following year, selling over two million copies.


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Michael Dirda of The Washington Post complimented Barbery, saying, “Certainly, the intelligent Muriel Barbery has served readers well by giving us the gently satirical, exceptionally winning and inevitably bittersweet Elegance of the Hedgehog. The Elegance of the Hedgehog was one of 30 works chosen between and by the organization, spearheaded by a committee in its selection process of professional experts.

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Please try again later. It has been translated into more than forty languages, and published in numerous countries outside France, including the United Kingdom Gallic Books, London and the United States Europa Editions, New Yorkand has attracted critical praise. East Dane De, Men’s Fashion. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. However, a drastic plot twist at the end of the tale opens to her an amazing new truth: There was a problem filtering reviews right now.


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Europa is an independent press based in Italy and New York, which focuses on translated works. See all free Kindle reading apps. The French Voice program extended help to Gallimard in the translation of the novel to other languages and publication outside France.

Read more Read less. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Lz App. The Elegance of the Hedgehog Paperback. Booket April 20, Language: In the earliest known review, for the Italian newspaper La RepubblicaMaurizio Bono writes that “[t]he formula that made more than half a million readers in France fall in love with [ The Elegance of the Hedgehog ] has, among other ingredients: