L'inquietudine di Ginny non è solo il male dell'adolescenza: nella cittadina del Galles dove vive con l'amatissimo padre Tony non si è mai sentita a proprio agio. Questo è un romanzo sulla ricerca di sé e della propria identità, sulla vita quotidiana che si trasforma nella ricerca delle emozioni, narrato dall'autore attraverso una nuova protagonista.
- ISBN: 8884517796
- Casa Editrice: Salani
- Pagine: 233
Dear Authors Who Still Refuse to Write a Main Character of Color for Whatever Lame Reason du Jour: In case you've been living under a rock, this is the year 2011. The demographics of the world are changing. You might want to change with it. You also might want to pick up The Broken Bridge by Philip
Philip Pullman is the author of the famous trilogy of fantasy novels, His Dark Materials - Northern Lights , The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass - as well as numerous books for younger readers - including The Scarecrow and His Servant , a very whimsical and amusing little book. He also wrote The Leggi tutto
Disclaimer: ARC via Netgalley. Open Road is doing the kindle edition of this previously released work. Ginny has a problem. It’s a huge problem. She doesn’t know a great many things. She lives with her father in a town in Wales, and she is one of the few people of color in the village. She has never Leggi tutto
The Broken Bridge by: Phillip Pullman is an enjoyable read that will stay in your heart forever. It tells of Ginny's experiences when a foreign foot steps into the picture. Her first reaction is that her half-brother is intruding on her life. She doesn't understand the situation. Her life turns ups
Galley provided by publisher DNF @ 45% Rep: mixed race (black) mc To be honest, I was disappointed by this one. I don't know if it's me misremembering how good Philip Pullman's writing is, or it's because this is an earlier one of his than His Dark Materials , but I was just underwhelmed by it. The Broke Leggi tutto
Ginny Howard's mother was from Haiti, and it's from her that Ginny apparently inherits her artistic talents. She now lives with her widowed father in a Welsh village near the sea, and for a fifteen-year-old of mixed descent that isn't easy. Come the summer holidays and some of the mysteries concerni Leggi tutto
I really liked the book becuase it is very realistic and I personly love realistic stories. It talks about racism. There was a girl that was black like her mother who died when she was still a bay, her father is white. She discovers that a her father has aanother white kid and most importantly she d Leggi tutto
i liked this book, but i didn't love it, and to be honest that's probably entirely my fault and not pullman's. first of all, i didn't really look too much into what this book was about; i just saw philip pullman and was like hell yeah i'll read this because 'his dark materials' is one of my favourit Leggi tutto
I really wanted to like this book. I've loved others by this author but I found this dull and could not get into it. It did get a bit more interesting around half way through but I still could not feel what the main character was feeling. I didn't understand why she was so obsessed with the story of Leggi tutto
رمان خوبی بود،ولی به نظر من اگه این رمان جین آستر نوشته بود فوق العاده تر میشد. داستان در مورد یک دختر رنگین پوست هست که پدری سفید پوست داره و مادری که وجود نداره، زندگی خوب که با ورد خانم وندی استیونس دچار تلاطم میشه و ادامه اتفاقات... Leggi tutto
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