A review and a link to other reviews of Loving Sabotage (Le Sabotage amoureux) by Amelie Nothomb. Nothomb, Amélie Loving Sabotage (Le Sabotage amoureux ). Translation by Andrew Wilson. New York. New Directions. pp. Péplum / Le sabotage amoureux / Métaphysique des tubes has 27 ratings and 0 reviews. Amélie Nothomb. · Rating details · 27 ratings.

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Jess E-jess rated it liked it Jul 31, amourehx Still, I had accommodated myself to it. This aspect of the novel is very sweet, but never treacly. Nothomb keeps that reality largely at bay but, among many other things, Loving Sabotage is also trenchant analysis of late Maoist China.

Nacire marked it as to-read Jun 29, Her experience of this time is told in Fear and Trembling. Want to Read saving…. The presentation is often simple — brief passages, short sentences — but, though seen through a child’s eyes, it is never a childish book.


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Selin Yagli rated it really liked it Sep 01, I had a horse, and a brain bubbling over with oxygen. She used the French Minitel, while he used the Italian Videotel system, connected with the French one. The great “wars” of the ghetto — epic struggles and battles — between the children of the different nations, thrown together here, stands in contrast to an adult world that barely intrudes on their games.

Antenyte marked it as to-read Dec 18, Micaela Luna marked it as to-read Dec 15, Nothomb is a traditional romantic, and it is a completely successful if very unconventional love story that she has fashioned here. This is the setting for Le Sabotage amoureux. She also includes some observations: Foulser Erika rated it liked it Jul 26, lle Hygiene and the Assassin.

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Yet I had already arrived at the above concept through my own observations, and concluded that Peking and the world had little to do with each other. Dana marked it as to-read Jan 29, Le Sabotage amoureux – Canada. The exotic setting, the unsettling period in history obviously help supply an underlying tension to the story, and Nothomb balances it perfectly with the irreality of the childish world in the diplomatic compound.


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Bree added it Apr 30, It is, most of all, a book about childish passion and infatuation. Nihal marked it as to-read May 18, Loving Sabotage tells the experiences of childhood and the nature of love. Further suggestions might be found on the article’s talk page. Retrieved amouureux ” https: Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

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She owns a bicyclewhich she has convinced herself is a horse. Sabotaggio d’amor – Italia. Anca rated it really liked it Dec 21, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.