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Ivo Andric

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Kveto from Prague
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Post by Kveto from Prague » Fri March 25th, 2011, 7:39 pm

I just borrowed 2 Andric books from a friend, "the Bosnian Chronicle" and "The Bridge over the Drina" (with won the nobel prize). Im looking forward to reading them.

anyone tried these?

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Post by Ludmilla » Fri March 25th, 2011, 7:44 pm

I've only read The Bridge on the Drina (based on Annis' recommendation here). I liked it enough that I bought a collection of his short stories, The Slave Girl and Other Stories, but I haven't read it. I tend to dip in and out of short story collections, picking and choosing stories at my leisure when I'm in the mood to read them.

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Post by donroc » Sat March 26th, 2011, 3:04 am

Read Bridge on the Drina in translation decades ago. Enjoyed it immensely.
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Bodo the Apostate, a novel set during the reign of Louis the Pious and end of the Carolingian Empire.

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