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❰Reading❯ ➿ An einem Tag wie diesem Author Peter Stamm – Amish-fiction.co A new novel of artful understatement about mortality estrangement and the absurdity of life from the acclaimed author of Unformed Landscape and In Strange GardensOn a day like any other Andreas changeA new novel of artful understatement about mortality estrangement and the absurdity of life from the acclaimed author of Unformed Landscape and In Strange GardensOn a day like any other Andreas changes his life When a routine doctor’s visit leads to an unexpected prognosis a great yearning takes hold of him—but who can tell if it is homesickness or wanderlust? Andreas leaves everything behind sells his Paris apartment; cuts off all social ties; uits his teaching job; and waves goodbye to his days spent idly sitting in cafes—to look for a woman he once loved half a lifetime ago The monotony of days has been keeping him in check; now he hopes for a miracle and for a new beginning Andreas’ travels.

Lead him back to the province of his youth back to his hometown in Switzerland where he returns to familiar streets where his brother still lives in their childhood home and where Fabienne a woman he was obsessed with in his youth visits the same lake they once swam in together Andreas still consumed with longing for his lost love and blinded by the uncertainty of his future is tormented by the uestion of what might have been if things had happened differently Peter Stamm has been praised as a “stylistic ascetic” and his prose as “distinguished by lapidary expression telegraphic terseness and finely tuned sensitivity” Bookforum In On a Day Like This Stamm’s unobtrusive observational style allo.

einem ebok diesem ebok An einem free Tag wie download einem Tag wie ebok An einem Tag wie diesem PDF/EPUBLead him back to the province of his youth back to his hometown in Switzerland where he returns to familiar streets where his brother still lives in their childhood home and where Fabienne a woman he was obsessed with in his youth visits the same lake they once swam in together Andreas still consumed with longing for his lost love and blinded by the uncertainty of his future is tormented by the uestion of what might have been if things had happened differently Peter Stamm has been praised as a “stylistic ascetic” and his prose as “distinguished by lapidary expression telegraphic terseness and finely tuned sensitivity” Bookforum In On a Day Like This Stamm’s unobtrusive observational style allo.

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ePUB An einem Tag wie diesem Epub ê Tag wie MOBI î Á amish fiction.co Á Peter Stamm grew up in Weinfelden in the canton of Thurgau the son of an accountant After completing primary and secondary school he spent three years as an apprentice accountant and then 5 as an accountant He then chose to go back to school at the University of Zurich taking courses in a variety of fields including English studies Business informatics Psychology and Psychopathology During t

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  1. Tim Parks Tim Parks says:

    ePUB An einem Tag wie diesem Epub ê Tag wie MOBI î Á amish fiction.co Á einem ebok, diesem ebok, An einem free, Tag wie download, einem Tag wie ebok, An einem Tag wie diesem PDF/EPUBThis is my favourite Stamm A wry laconic deeply phobic and very funny account of a man's dealing with work and women


  2. Christopher Taylor Christopher Taylor says:

    ePUB An einem Tag wie diesem Epub ê Tag wie MOBI î Á amish fiction.co Á einem ebok, diesem ebok, An einem free, Tag wie download, einem Tag wie ebok, An einem Tag wie diesem PDF/EPUBThe challenge with this novel is to care The story suggests the main character Andreas is about forty He spent eighteen years in Paris teaching and now he wonders why His life has been empty without purpose or affect He is handsome so he has had ample sex but no emotional ties No ties of any sort Adrift And he doesn't much care So why should we?Peter Stamm's writing is spare Understated No lush descriptions No violent outbursts Everything flows very smoothly But watching that sleek surface flow past – calm controlled – we become like Andreas – indifferent In fiction as in life emotion is two thirds of it; and if not two thirds then half And if not half then you begin to wonder whether you have lived whether there is a story here after allThe narrative is third person We hear what people think – not much And what they feel – even less Andreas has a crisis – in a mild way And he takes drastic action – in a calm w


  3. Andy Miller Andy Miller says:

    ePUB An einem Tag wie diesem Epub ê Tag wie MOBI î Á amish fiction.co Á einem ebok, diesem ebok, An einem free, Tag wie download, einem Tag wie ebok, An einem Tag wie diesem PDF/EPUBA novel about a Swiss native Andreas in his 40's who teaches and lives in Paris In the first chapter his girlfriend comments on his emptiness Her observation is supported as we learn about his life; he lives in a sparse apartment has few fri


  4. Roger Brunyate Roger Brunyate says:

    ePUB An einem Tag wie diesem Epub ê Tag wie MOBI î Á amish fiction.co Á einem ebok, diesem ebok, An einem free, Tag wie download, einem Tag wie ebok, An einem Tag wie diesem PDF/EPUBOnly Connect On second thoughts don't botherThere can be something bracing about Peter Stamm's ice cold objectivity Andreas loved the empty mornings when he would stand by the window with a cup of coffee in one hand and a cigarette in the other and stare down at the small tidy courtyard and think of nothing except what was there in front of him And so this 2006 novel begins with a fortyish bachelor Swiss like the author who lives in a Paris apartment and commutes daily to a high school in the suburbs where he teaches German He has a couple of women friends one married one divorced whom h


  5. Jos Jos says:

    ePUB An einem Tag wie diesem Epub ê Tag wie MOBI î Á amish fiction.co Á einem ebok, diesem ebok, An einem free, Tag wie download, einem Tag wie ebok, An einem Tag wie diesem PDF/EPUBThis is just my second novel by Peter Stamm but he might become my favorite contemporary author writing in German His stories are unexceptional the characters are average people experiencing everyday occurences But there are cracks in the surface The ordinary settled life is an illusion Behind the curtain unrest and dissatisfaction broods On a day like this any day the cracks will burst Here Andreas gives up his position as a teacher sells his apartment and starts on a journey to come to terms with his past specifically with an unresolved early love when a


  6. John John says:

    ePUB An einem Tag wie diesem Epub ê Tag wie MOBI î Á amish fiction.co Á einem ebok, diesem ebok, An einem free, Tag wie download, einem Tag wie ebok, An einem Tag wie diesem PDF/EPUBAt first I was reminded of the main character in Night Train to Lisbon whom I liked Can't give this one three stars because I went from feeling neutral about Andreas here to not liking him much by the end Setting and description are well done but I guess it's a matter of lacking European sensibility rather than a translation issue I feel Not interested in reading by this author


  7. Megan Rowe Megan Rowe says:

    ePUB An einem Tag wie diesem Epub ê Tag wie MOBI î Á amish fiction.co Á einem ebok, diesem ebok, An einem free, Tag wie download, einem Tag wie ebok, An einem Tag wie diesem PDF/EPUBWell this book was very depressing but at the same I did enjoy itI appreciate the fact that Stamm set out to wri


  8. Cindy Leighton Cindy Leighton says:

    ePUB An einem Tag wie diesem Epub ê Tag wie MOBI î Á amish fiction.co Á einem ebok, diesem ebok, An einem free, Tag wie download, einem Tag wie ebok, An einem Tag wie diesem PDF/EPUBEverything would be much easier if you could see yourself as a victim he thought a victim of your childhood of fate of the people you had grown up among and


  9. Ben Ben says:

    ePUB An einem Tag wie diesem Epub ê Tag wie MOBI î Á amish fiction.co Á einem ebok, diesem ebok, An einem free, Tag wie download, einem Tag wie ebok, An einem Tag wie diesem PDF/EPUBI'm a fan of Peter Stamm's short stories especially the collection We're Flying and thought I'd try some longer fiction This novel reads uickly and feels almost like a long short story Andreas a teacher of German in a school outside Paris is floating through his life when he's caught unaware by a medical diagnosis Fearful of the results he opts to sever his connections


  10. Kathy Gilbert Kathy Gilbert says:

    ePUB An einem Tag wie diesem Epub ê Tag wie MOBI î Á amish fiction.co Á einem ebok, diesem ebok, An einem free, Tag wie download, einem Tag wie ebok, An einem Tag wie diesem PDF/EPUBI think this author is better at writing short stories I read this book because of a collection of short stories contained in his book We're Flying I have Agnes and plan to read it but I hope it's better than On a Day Like This ODLT seemed to ramble on and switch characters in a way that wasn't really believable Others might like it but it wasn't my cup of tea


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