Almost Blue has ratings and 94 reviews. Io? said: Divorare Lucarelli camminando per Ugo Bassi (naturalmente controllando costantemente con la coda. A review, and links to other information about and reviews of Almost Blue by Carlo Lucarelli. Almost Blue (Inspector Negro, book 1) by Carlo Lucarelli – book cover, description, publication history.
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No trivia or quizzes yet. The narrative switches back and forth between three perspectives, the reader put inside the head of both the serial killer that’s on the loose and of a blind man with a finally honed sense of hearing, while also relating the police investigation, as led by young female inspector Grazia Negro.
Mar 07, Ali Lafferty rated it it was amazing. You will only be needing the very edge of your seat on which to read this fast-paced thriller. Anyway it was too jumpy and I got fed up. He is ulcarelli frequently invited moderator on an Italian television programme about crime Blu notte misteri d’Italia.
Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. The murderer is a very scary guy and the mystery has many layers and convolutions. Lettura scorrevole e coinvolgente. Please help by adding reliable sources. Its brevity perhaps does not allow for as much character development and background bluw would be ideal. Lists with This Book. Un ragazzo ossessionato dalle campane. Torno indietro a ieri sera che ero in p. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.
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You’ll want to walk around Bologna by night to taste all the emotions in the book. It’s a fake, green voice” p There was a problem adding your email address. This book must probably be read at least twice to be well understood, and i’ll probably do in a future The author narrates through the eyes of the protagonists, placing the reader right in the action. Already in his years of study, during his research for his thesis subject he got in touch with the material for his first two books, which take place during the time of fascism and the years immediately after the war.
Lucarelli was born at Parmathe son of a physician. Simone is a young blind man who spends his days and nights up in his attic room listening to jazz much of the time, but also amusing himself by listening to the police scanner and to people’s cell phone conversations. The author narrates through the eyes of the protagonists, placing the reader right in the action. Una traduzione di un tic verbale straniero poco riuscita, secondo me.
As usual the crimes become more personal where eventually Grazia, herself, becomes a possible target. The length of the book is more that of a novella yet works perfectly for the drama portrayed. It would have been nice if the book were another fifty pages or so to provide some meaningful background or better context to the story. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Other books in the series. Get to Know Us.
Return to Book Page. Seemed too much idea and a little too melodramatic.
We acknowledge and remind and warn you that they may, in fact, be lkcarelli unrepresentative of the actual reviews by any other measure. Una caglo meravigliosa e una scelta compositiva che mi ha lasciato davvero a bocca aperta: Already in his years of study, during his research for his thesis subject he got in touch with the material for his first two books, which take place during the time of fascism and the years immediately aft Lucarelli was born at Parma, blke son of a physician. Simone spends his days in solitude, listening to Elvis Costello’s Almost Blue and scanning the radio waves of the city to eavesdrop on blu people’s lives.
Read more Read less. Simone overhears the voice of the murderer and thus eventually becomes a vital part of the police investigation — but because he’s blind he can only identify the murderer by his voice. There are some interesting insights into the worlds of the mentally ill, the blind, as well as being a woman and living in a misogynistic culture and profession. Views Read Edit View history. As the corpses pile up in Bologna, the result of a serial killer, Simone realizes that he has heard the murderer speak to one of his victims.
Sul tutto l’ ispettore Grazia Negri, combattiva donna che arranca nel cercare una sua posizione nel mondo maschilista della polizia, che lotta e sbaglia sempre lontana anni luce dal prototipo della “femmina da giallo”, e che proprio questo suo essere fallibile la rende un personaggio vero. Sep 02, Sandra rated it really liked it Shelves: Green voices are bad. Trying to meet all your book preview and review needs. An eager audience awaits. Lucarelli invece conosce la materia che tratta e sa come tenere inchiodato il lettore dalla prima all’ultima pagina.
Ik heb sinds lange tijd weer een boekje uitgelezen, en kan hem een ieder aanraden. Books by Carlo Lucarelli.