Dogs of Summer
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The story, laced with Canary Islands dialect and bachata lyrics, builds to a crescendo when desire and violence fuse. Humid, grimy and adolescent; this book chronicles one sweaty summer break in the lives of two 10-year-old best friends growing up in a working-class neighborhood of the Canary Islands. So vertical that sometimes it seemed like the shiny bee-em-dub-yous would skid all the way down, music blasting. Read more about the condition New: A new, unread, unused book in perfect condition with no missing or damaged pages. an intimate portrait of girlhood friendship that treads the often precarious waters of obsession, codependence, and sexual violence.
Readers will be unable to resist the spell of Dogs of Summer, a hilarious, devastating story that is brilliantly attuned to the erotics of friendship, the intoxicating muddle of identification and desire, and the power of both the sublime and the profane. they might remember that those are the dog days, and leave a little water outside… like they do for the horses". Dadurch das es ein sehr dünnes Buch ist, dachte ich, dass jedes Kapitel eine anziehende Story beinhalten würde: allerdings hat sich das Buch sehr gezogen. Sirius is by far the brightest proper star in the night sky, which caused ancient astronomers to take note of it around the world.Instead, Shit experiences the world through the eyes of Isora, succumbing to liking things only if she gains Isora’s approval. But she's definitely not jealous that Isora’s mother is dead, nor that Isora's fat, foul-mouthed grandmother has her on a diet, so that she is constantly sticking her fingers down her throat. It is the last remnant of savagery and sensuality before we are completely cut off from our connection with our body, our hunger, [and] our desire. The story of two young girls growing up in a working-class neighborhood in the Canary Islands, near the volcano of northern Tenerife, invites comparisons with Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan Quartet.
Infektiot Yleisempiä Mätäkuussa [Infections Common in the 'Rotten Month']", Duodecim; Laaketieteellinen Aikakauskirja (in Finnish), 125 (13): 1415–20, PMID 19678497 .This economic disparity serves as a backdrop for our narrator, lovingly nicknamed Shit by her best friend Isora. It describes the state of things without beating around the bush giving way to the purest form of tenderness, innocence, and care . The question of the violent affections, the eschatology, and the shamelessness of girls has to do with that human animality.