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WOTW: Francoise Sagan

WE’LL BE WRITING ABOUT ONE WOMAN EVERY WEEK THAT WE FIND AWESOME. THEY WILL BE AWESOME FOR MANY DIFFERENT REASONS, THEY MIGHT BE, WRITERS, ACTRESSES, SCIENTISTS OR ACTIVISTS. 274 more words

Bonjour Tristesse

Read 30/08/2016-31/08/2016

Rating: 4 stars

Read for The Reader’s Room Olympic Challenge

The cover of this translation of Françoise Sagan’s classic coming of age tale has a quote that calls it thoroughly immoral. 335 more words

Book Review

Summer Reading #1

So this is a very short Q&A I did for our Wednesday Reads blog post series at work. Bonjour Tristesse is a short read, perfect for summer. 419 more words

Books

Bonjour Tristesse by Françoise Sagan

When I started reading this book this morning, I had to Google the word “Tristesse”; I never took French at school or ever in my life. 448 more words

Review

The Writer & The Characters He Bases Himself On: A Self-Fulfilling Prophecy

An introduction to Françoise Sagan’s Bonjour Tristesse and A Certain Smile by Rachel Cusk highlights one of the foremost problems a writer must contend with in life: an inability for his or her reader to separate author from character, which ultimately becomes a challenge for the author to do as well. 459 more words

The Opiate

'Bonjour Tristesse' by Roy Marshall

Bonjour Tristesse

Draw the blind on roofs of vein-blue lead.
Your heart will beat through spine, chest, nipple
and neck, send dream down your vertebrae. 214 more words

Poetry

Ilustradores: Katrin Stangl

El trabajo de Katrin Stangl sorprende en cada publicación y proyecto en el que participa. Las técnicas suelen ser diferentes, pero la esencia y la simplicidad de sus trazos siempre destacan la personalidad de su obra. 233 more words

Ilustración