LIVRES NUMÉRIQUESJEUNESSEBÉBÉJEUX, JOUETSPAPETERIECADEAUXDIVERTISSEMENT


Message Important
Le site sera temporairement en maintenance, pour une mise à jour. Ceci afin de mieux vous servir.
Heure de maintenance prévue : 10:30 pm

Important message
The site will be busy updating the store for you and will be back shortly.
Scheduled maintenance : 10:30 pm
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous - OCEAN VUONG

On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous

OCEAN VUONG

 
35,00 $Coup de Coeur Renaud-Bray

Livre en anglais
Feuilleter Feuilleter
En stock : Expédié en 48 heures.
Quantité
Ajouter à ma liste de souhaits
EN SAVOIR PLUS Résumé

An instant New York Times Bestseller!

Named one of the most anticipated books of 2019 by Vulture, Entertainment Weekly, Buzzfeed, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, Oprah.com, Huffington Post, The A.V. Club, Nylon, The Week, The Rumpus, The Millions, The Guardian, Publishers Weekly, and more.

“A lyrical work of self-discovery that’s shockingly intimate and insistently universal…Not so much briefly gorgeous as permanently stunning.” —Ron Charles, The Washington Post

Poet Ocean Vuong’s debut novel is a shattering portrait of a family, a first love, and the redemptive power of storytelling

On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous is a letter from a son to a mother who cannot read. Written when the speaker, Little Dog, is in his late twenties, the letter unearths a family’s history that began before he was born — a history whose epicenter is rooted in Vietnam — and serves as a doorway into parts of his life his mother has never known, all of it leading to an unforgettable revelation. At once a witness to the fraught yet undeniable love between a single mother and her son, it is also a brutally honest exploration of race, class, and masculinity. Asking questions central to our American moment, immersed as we are in addiction, violence, and trauma, but undergirded by compassion and tenderness, On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous is as much about the power of telling one’s own story as it is about the obliterating silence of not being heard.

With stunning urgency and grace, Ocean Vuong writes of people caught between disparate worlds, and asks how we heal and rescue one another without forsaking who we are. The question of how to survive, and how to make of it a kind of joy, powers the most important debut novel of many years.

Détails
Prix : 35,00 $
Catégorie :
Auteur :  OCEAN VUONG
Titre : On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous
Date de parution : juin 2019
Éditeur : PENGUIN PRESS
Sujet : LITTERATURE DIVERSES ORIGINES
ISBN : 9780525562023 (0525562028)
Référence Renaud-Bray : 14262969
No de produit : 2742789

SUGGESTIONS
Suggestions
Enfants du fleuve(Les) WINGATE, LISA
16,95 $
Goûteuse d'Hitler(La) POSTORINO, ROSELLA
13,95 $
Empreinte(L') MARZANO-LESNEVICH, ALEXANDRIA
15,95 $
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous , VUONG, OCEAN
© PENGUIN PRESS 2019
2001: A Space Odyssey (Special Edition) 12,99 $ Quantité : 1

30 jours au Groenland 34,95 $ Quantité : 1
1385 article(s) au panier.
Sous-total: 33 378,41 $
Renaud-Bray vous offre
les frais de livraison *