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  1. Jude Jude says:

    The Bone People Epub ë The Bone PDF/EPUB ² bone ebok, people kindle, The Bone free, The Bone PeopleThe Bone People PDFEPUBI have read this book 11 times It s not because of my faulty memory although I do have one , it is because this is my favorite fiction book of all time The shape is unusual for a novel it is not told in one voice or from one point of view At times there is an omniscient narrator and at others it is told in the first person It is the story of the journeys of three people back to the landscape of family Sometimes free verse, so


  2. Hugh Hugh says:

    The Bone People Epub ë The Bone PDF/EPUB ² bone ebok, people kindle, The Bone free, The Bone PeopleThe Bone People PDFEPUBAn original, personal and visceral novel, which for me is the kind of book that justifies the existence of the Booker Prize The surface story is about the interactions between three difficult and damaged people, but there is a lotto it than that plenty of Maori culture, mythology and language fortunately most of the latter is translated in the glossary and a mixture of first and third person narrative voices including quite a lot of poetry That may sound difficult, but the core story An original, personal and visceral novel, which for me is the kind of book that justifies the existence of the Booker Prize The surface story is about the interactions between three difficult and damaged people, but there is a lotto it than that plenty of Maori culture, mythology and language fortunately most of the latter is translated in the glossary and a mixture of first and third person narrative voices including quite a lot of poetry That may sound difficult, but the core st


  3. Whitaker Whitaker says:

    The Bone People Epub ë The Bone PDF/EPUB ² bone ebok, people kindle, The Bone free, The Bone PeopleThe Bone People PDFEPUBThis novel is a shining jewel, one with a huge flaw in its centre It is still, however, an impressive and beautiful work, and a hugely ambitious one an attempt to create a story that marries the disparate identities Maori and European that make up present day New Zealand There is a realism based story of friendship, self destruction, and child abuse, and there is a symbolism filled story of healing, catharsis, and the necessary fusing of Maori and European civilisations Each is well told bu This novel is a shining jewel, one with a huge flaw in its centre It is still, however, an impressive and beautiful work, and a hugely ambitious one an attempt to


  4. Paul Paul says:

    The Bone People Epub ë The Bone PDF/EPUB ² bone ebok, people kindle, The Bone free, The Bone PeopleThe Bone People PDFEPUB4.5 starsThis was twelve years in the writing and was rejected by many publishers It defies easy description and is very much set in the interface between Maori and western culture There is complexity in the structure and a dose of magic realism at the end The character of Kerewin Holmes is a remarkable creation who jumps out of the pa


  5. Trudie Trudie says:

    The Bone People Epub ë The Bone PDF/EPUB ² bone ebok, people kindle, The Bone free, The Bone PeopleThe Bone People PDFEPUB1.5 Warning spoilers, trigger warnings and unpopular opinion time C.K Stead is a fairly divisive figure in NZ literature and has been roundly rebuffed for his criticisms of both The Bone People and The LuminariesAfter reading The Bone People for myself I went searching for his much maligned letter to the London Review of Books 1985 entitled Maoriness which can be found here amongst some perhaps unfortunately worded statements, I finally found a 1.5 Warning spoilers, trigger warnings and unpopular opinion ti


  6. Adam Adam says:

    The Bone People Epub ë The Bone PDF/EPUB ² bone ebok, people kindle, The Bone free, The Bone PeopleThe Bone People PDFEPUBThe Bone People had been on my to read shelf for almost a year, so I decided that it was a good first read of 2013 I wanted to like it indeed, for the fi


  7. Aubrey Aubrey says:

    The Bone People Epub ë The Bone PDF/EPUB ² bone ebok, people kindle, The Bone free, The Bone PeopleThe Bone People PDFEPUB4.5 5A rare mix of characters and languages and emotions indeed Gripping Kerewin is one of my all time favorite characters she s everything I am and so muchThe talent and the energy and the drive Simply beautiful I can t forgive Joe though I can t view spoiler I don t see any justification for his violence Is this how males get Is this how their logic works It has no place in society, whatever their excuses and reasoning and past horrific experiences may be What he did to Sim 4.5 5A rare mix of characters and languages and emotions indeed Gripping Kerewin is one of my all time favorite characters she s everything I am and so muchThe talent and the energy and the drive Simply beautiful I can t forgive Joe though I ca


  8. Hanneke Hanneke says:

    The Bone People Epub ë The Bone PDF/EPUB ² bone ebok, people kindle, The Bone free, The Bone PeopleThe Bone People PDFEPUBSo, okay, Ms Hulme, I already felt rather suffocated by your novel throughout the book, but you really tried to strangle me with your final chapters I was going to rate the novel 3 stars However, after those last chapters, I will now grant it a mere one star plus another one for the rather picturesque writing throughout the book Let me explain I rather liked the sing song quality of the narrative and in particular the inserted little snippets of poetry, contemplations and lamentations What So, okay, Ms Hulme, I already felt rather suffocated by your novel throughout the book, but you really tried to strangle me with your final chapters I was going to rate the novel 3 stars However, after those last chapters,


  9. Isis Isis says:

    The Bone People Epub ë The Bone PDF/EPUB ² bone ebok, people kindle, The Bone free, The Bone PeopleThe Bone People PDFEPUBI out myself as a philistine, I guess, with my dislike of this painfully literary book, which I read only because I was i


  10. Meredith Meredith says:

    The Bone People Epub ë The Bone PDF/EPUB ² bone ebok, people kindle, The Bone free, The Bone PeopleThe Bone People PDFEPUBI cannot put my finger on why I love this book I didn t really think it all that special when I read it, but it has stayed in my mind so vividly when many a lesser book has dissipated from my memory I think the authors descriptions are understated while being vivid I read the book years ago and I can still remember clearly descriptions of meals cooked, of the matter of fact efficiency the main character displayed in her solitude All


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The Bone People The Bone People Epub ë The Bone PDF/EPUB ² bone ebok, people kindle, The Bone free, The Bone PeopleThe Bone People PDF/EPUB In a tower on the New Zealand sea lives Kerewin Holmes, part Maori, part European, an artist estranged from her art, a woman in exile from her family One night her solitude is disrupted by a visitor a speechless, mercurial boy named Simon, who tries to steal from her and then repays The Bone PDF/EPUB ² her with his most precious possession As Kerewin succumbs to Simon s feral charm, she also falls under the spell of his Maori foster father Joe, who rescued the boy from a shipwreck and now treats him with an unsettling mixture of tenderness and brutality Out of this unorthodox trinity Keri Hulme has created what is at once a mystery, a love story, and an ambitious exploration of the zone where Maori and European New Zealand meet, clash, and sometimes merge Winner of both a Booker Prize and Pegasus Prize for Literature, The Bone People is a work of unfettered wordplay and mesmerizing emotional complexity.