Ximi Elga


Carola Saavedra was born in Chile in and moved to Brazil at the age of three. In Blue Flowers (“Flores azuis”), Saavedra tells an ingenious story about a. 25 dez. Carola Saavedra is the author of O Inventário das Coisas Ausentes ( avg rating, ratings, 19 reviews, published ), Flores Azuis. Carola Saavedra has 14 books on Goodreads with ratings. Carola Saavedra’s most popular book is The Hunger Angel. Flores Azuis by. Carola Saavedra.

Author: Nizahn Dugore
Country: Morocco
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Personal Growth
Published (Last): 2 February 2012
Pages: 50
PDF File Size: 5.49 Mb
ePub File Size: 10.79 Mb
ISBN: 317-9-47654-656-7
Downloads: 44204
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Nakree

Best of Young Brazilian Novelists.

English sample translation available. Landscape with Dromedary delicately and brilliantly takes up the big and insoluble questions of existence.

Books by Carola Saavedra (Author of Tudo o que Tenho Levo Comigo)

Firstly Anna, an aspiring actress of humble origins who sees a German filmmaker as her means of being taken seriously and achieving fame and recognition.

The journey that each one of them embarks on is a way of “returning home”, in the quest to unveil their florse identity.

She is currently living in Rio de Janeiro. English sample translation available Portugal: Do lado de fora 7Letras68 p.

Carola Saavedra was born in Chile in and moved to Brazil at the age of three. When the recently divorced Marcos opens some letters addressed to his previous tenant and referring to the end of a love story, his whole life begins to fall apart.


English, Spanish and Dutch sample translations available. And there is a third character, unnamed, who at the age of fourteen is forced by her mother to leave her home in the interior of Brazil to work as a domestic servant in Rio de Janeiro, where, like so many similar cases, complex relationships will develop in her dealings with her employers.

Carola Saavedra

Do lado de fora. Der schwarze Sohn Gottes.

Then there is melancholic Maikea young German girl who, for no apparent reason, decides to study Portuguese at university to the disgust of her parents, both lawyers. Saavedra was selected as one of the twenty promising new authors in Brazilian literature by Granta magazine.

Best of Young Brazilian Novelists London: She has lived and studied in Spain, France and Germany, where she graduated in media studies. They are three very distinct, but strongly interconnected, women who experience a growing situation of abandonment and exile – whether geographical or emotional.

She gradually discovers that her unlikely connection with the language and Brazil is growing stronger. And maybe the letters are not reaching him merely by chance after all… Written in refined prose, Flores azuis plays with what the fflores can achieve in a very elaborate way. The more he feels drawn to the mysterious A. Alfaguarap.


Books by Carola Saavedra

With her characteristically meaningful insinuations and wonderful prose, Saavedra makes this novel a fascinating reading experience.

Livros de Seda English and Dutch sample translations available.

Moving to his home village in Germany soon after meeting, reality, exacerbated by not knowing the language, is very different to her expectations. Le Monde diplomatique Brazil. Companhia das Letras florew, p. In beautiful and concise language, Saavedra questions the traditional idea of relationships and takes the reader to the inner self of an unusual woman.

Carola Saavedra

It is her attempt to come to terms with her relationship with Alex and figure out who she is without him and their mutual friend Karen, whom they both left behind when she fell terminally ill. Carola Saavedra displays the talent carkla someone who is deservedly regarded as one of the leading exponents of Brazilian literature today.

Tajamar Spanish rights for America