Metaphysique des tubes (The Character of Rain) Amelie Nothomb, A. Nothomb
Publisher: Distribooks, Inc.
Posted 30th November 2012 by raflobabo. In 1992, it was Hygiène de l'assassin, in 1999 Fear and Trembling, in 2000 The Character of Rain (La Métaphysique des tubes),… Her latest book is Barbe Bleu (Bluebeard), released in 2012. Partly autobiographical and completely philosophical Metaphysique des tubes, the original French title is more suited than The Character of Rain, evokes the secret world of a toddler filled with wondrous moments. Alan Booth – The Roads to Sata. Une petite recherche par auteur sur Amazon.com et j'ai trouvé que "Métaphysique des tubes" était disponible en anglais sous le titre "The Character of Rain". French title: Hygiène de l'assassin; Translated by Alison Anderson. Métaphysique des tubes 2000 (French); The Character of Rain 2002 (English). Read The Character of Rain and you'll know. This is a prequel Isn't it great that he gave the English version its own beautiful name rather than literal translation of the French title, Métaphysique des tubes? - Return to Nothomb is a master at having her characters do the work of storytelling, with every morsel of action and reaction encapsulated in their words. (and the other songs we posted here these last days) To read : Amelie Nothomb (french writter translated in lotta of countries) : all their books, but especially. It is the metaphysics of the tube, the early foetus transformed by life and society into an individual. Metaphysique des Tubes (The Character of Rain) is an odd and fascinating account of her first years of life, set in Japan. Amélie Nothomb - The Character of Rain aka "Métaphysique des Tubes" - and not, as it turns out, Nothomb's latest after all.