EBOOK The Stranger at the Palazzo d'Oro


  • Paperback
  • 304
  • The Stranger at the Palazzo d'Oro
  • Paul Theroux
  • English
  • 03 May 2020
  • 9780618485338

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The Stranger at the Palazzo d'Oro

review The Stranger at the Palazzo d'Oro Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB Ll and risk of pursuit and conuest mark the accompanying stories which tell of the sexual awakening and rites of passage of a Boston boyhood the ruin of a writer in Africa and the bewitchment of a retiree in H. This book veers between two themes a stories that are reflections on sexual exploits and desires of people who reach the magical age of sixty and b stories that highlight the dark secrets that accrue in the coming of age of a boy Andy It seemed to me that Theroux ran out of the number of pages reuired to fully exploit either of these themes and cobbled the stories together sandwiching Andy s stories between the 60 year olds memories That said Theroux s sense of place is vivid be it Italy in the 60 s or Vegas or South Africa definitely a plus for a writer who has invested a lot of his life in travelling the worldA couple of the longer stories particularly the title story and Scouting for Boys could have been shorter His male 60 year olds seem to have a chronic obsessive vulnerability for sex with 20 somethings often with dire conseuences And his teens have a longing for sex that they do not know much aboutwait till they reach sixty The stories took some time to get into but then gripped and clipped at a good pace even though I felt the flow of language was a bit choppy perhaps some tighter editing may have helpedA good introduction to Theroux A Year Down Yonder risk of pursuit and conuest mark the accompanying stories which tell of the sexual awakening and Getting Naked rites of passage of a Boston boyhood the Invisible Jim Crow ruin of a writer in Africa and the bewitchment of a The Vault Guide to the Case Interview retiree in H. This book veers between two themes a stories that are The Castle Diaries reflections on sexual exploits and desires of people who The Song of the Mockingbird reach the magical age of sixty and b stories that highlight the dark secrets that accrue in the coming of age of a boy Andy It seemed to me that Theroux Sir Halmanac and the Crimson Star ran out of the number of pages Souls in the Great Machine reuired to fully exploit either of these themes and cobbled the stories together sandwiching Andy s stories between the 60 year olds memories That said Theroux s sense of place is vivid be it Italy in the 60 s or Vegas or South Africa definitely a plus for a writer who has invested a lot of his life in travelling the worldA couple of the longer stories particularly the title story and Scouting for Boys could have been shorter His male 60 year olds seem to have a chronic obsessive vulnerability for sex with 20 somethings often with dire conseuences And his teens have a longing for sex that they do not know much aboutwait till they Judge Dredd Chronicles #19 reach sixty The stories took some time to get into but then gripped and clipped at a good pace even though I felt the flow of language was a bit choppy perhaps some tighter editing may have helpedA good introduction to Theroux

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review The Stranger at the Palazzo d'Oro Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB From the best selling author of Dark Star Safari and Hotel Honolulu Paul Theroux's latest offers provocative tales of memory and desire The sensual story of an unusual love affair leads the collection The thri. I have encountered Theroux s non fiction work in Sunrise with Seamonsters previously and this way was my first bite into his fictional works One thing duly noted is that Paul Theroux is an exceptional story teller and his experiences with traveling around the world and jotting the ambience down into words is a class apart The book is focused majorly on the needs wants and desires of us mere mortal humans and majorly on the sexual facets of these needs wants and desires The Strangers at the Palazzo D oro has everything that a young one really aches to have The cliche of being with an older woman having all those carnal fantasies of being satisfied by a dominatrix being the domineering personality and the want of affluence in everyday life without having to work for it The descriptions of the places and the vibes of the story are gripping In the second short story named as The Judas Memoirs the theme focuses on the early years of being a boy and some adventures growing up under the shadow of religion and running towards the end of the tunnel towards the light of self discovery The most alluring of all the short stories for me was the African story where the author writes about a South African writerfarmers roller coaster like life with all the rags and riches involved with immense detail The strong desire of Lourens Prinsloo and his passion towards writing leave a very intimate touch of Theroux s encounter with the reader s imaginationThe last story of Disheveled Nymphs was a bit of an awkward tell tale Although a different vantage the core idea sticks to the Human desires and what can one easily relate to Human Desire and the Desires of Sex Lust with some beautiful expressions in English LanguageAll in all Theroux has a distinction of his own in non fiction writing and a much appreciated prowess in fiction writing too and one needs a keen eye to know the fine line separating them Invisible Jim Crow really aches to have The cliche of being with an older woman having all those carnal fantasies of being satisfied by a dominatrix being the domineering personality and the want of affluence in everyday life without having to work for it The descriptions of the places and the vibes of the story are gripping In the second short story named as The Judas Memoirs the theme focuses on the early years of being a boy and some adventures growing up under the shadow of The Vault Guide to the Case Interview religion and The Castle Diaries running towards the end of the tunnel towards the light of self discovery The most alluring of all the short stories for me was the African story where the author writes about a South African writerfarmers The Song of the Mockingbird roller coaster like life with all the Sir Halmanac and the Crimson Star rags and Souls in the Great Machine riches involved with immense detail The strong desire of Lourens Prinsloo and his passion towards writing leave a very intimate touch of Theroux s encounter with the Judge Dredd Chronicles #19 reader s imaginationThe last story of Disheveled Nymphs was a bit of an awkward tell tale Although a different vantage the core idea sticks to the Human desires and what can one easily THE WALLPAPER CHASE relate to Human Desire and the Desires of Sex Lust with some beautiful expressions in English LanguageAll in all Theroux has a distinction of his own in non fiction writing and a much appreciated prowess in fiction writing too and one needs a keen eye to know the fine line separating them

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