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[Reading] ➻ Picture Palace By Paul Theroux – Stroyki.pro World famous photographer Maude Coffin Pratt has pointed her lens at the beautiful obscure and obscene and at the private places and public parts of the famous from Gertrude Stein to Graham Greene WheWorld famous photographer Maude Coffin Pratt has pointed her lens at the beautiful obscure and obscene and at the private places and public parts of the famous from Gertrude Stein to Graham Greene When the seventy year old Maude rummages through her archives in preparation for a triumphant retrospective the res.

Urrected images unleash a flood of suppressed memories of her extraordinary life her celebrated subjects and the dark painful secret at the core of her existenceTheroux's superbly crafted elegantly controlled novel Washington Post Book ReviewVibrant and compellingPaul Theroux at his satirical best Anne Tyler Th.

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  1. Bruce Bruce says:

    Kindle stroyki.pro ´ Picture Palace eBook ✓ picture pdf, palace download, Picture Palace PDFThis elegant novel may be Theroux's best novel and even his best book It is my favorite of his novels untypical risk taking deeply felt written with passion and humor as well as with his familiar ability to make his world vivid and dramatic This story of a pioneering woman photographer in the first half of the 20th century covers a lot of ground historically geographically and emotionally The most courageous part of the novel was Theroux's decision to let this woman tell her own story revealing her cantankerous obsessive hungry often selfish but at


  2. Saira Binte Saira Binte says:

    Kindle stroyki.pro ´ Picture Palace eBook ✓ picture pdf, palace download, Picture Palace PDFI can never forget Maude and how she made me feel She suffered in mind so much Treated like a black sheep in her family Considered herself ugly and the writer's lack of being vivid in describing her appearance was sort of a purposeful absence You just know how she and other feels and react to her looks but you cant picture her Then this god damn love triangle and unreuited love she feels with her own siblings which is result of her own plotting leaves her sort of abandoned and forgotten Any woman would have died out of lovesickness yet her mind never stops her indulging herself in dark humour for her it 's like 19th century MEMES and creating concepts of perspective and photography NO DOUBT IT'S HER SENSE OF HUMOUR AND PHOTOGRAPHY MAKES HER LIVE WAY AHEAD OF TIME AS A FICTIONAL CHARACTER Just as in lack of words or silence there is expression her comprehension of blindness leads to another dimension of vision What you cant see but uou can hearsmell and feel e


  3. Sam Sam says:

    Kindle stroyki.pro ´ Picture Palace eBook ✓ picture pdf, palace download, Picture Palace PDFRead this book solely because it is so rare for me to have a physical copy of anything that if i ever have an actual book I NEED to read it Never have i powered through the pages of a book out of pure spite for the main character as much as this one For most of the book I found maude completely unbearable; she is so obtuse so self centered so unaware of how anyone aside from herself is capable of complexity I was reading on for the eventual heartbreak or tragedy or anything that wo


  4. Tom Baker Tom Baker says:

    Kindle stroyki.pro ´ Picture Palace eBook ✓ picture pdf, palace download, Picture Palace PDFTheroux truly gets at the heart of the matter with this masterful novel Maude Pratt is one cantankerous woman yet so complicated and obtuse She is the master mistress of her fate and so keeps plugging along The writing is beautiful take any sentence and enjoy I thought the plot of her life uniue with her unreuited love for Orlando through dedicating her w


  5. Massanutten Regional Library Massanutten Regional Library says:

    Kindle stroyki.pro ´ Picture Palace eBook ✓ picture pdf, palace download, Picture Palace PDFBill Central patron August 2019 3 starsA novel about a woman photographer I wasn't thrilled with the plot but the author's creative use of the English language was wonderful One example The spikes of mist began to lift on the crewcut marshes and revealed in flecks of escaping light nature's frostbitten eyesores


  6. Jan Jan says:

    Kindle stroyki.pro ´ Picture Palace eBook ✓ picture pdf, palace download, Picture Palace PDFWhat an unusual story It started too slowly for me but it got much interesting as I went along I gave it a 4 and not a 5 because Theroux didn't do a great job with a woman's voice I've never had one negative thing to say about him in the past but this was not up to his usual uality


  7. Judy Blaine Judy Blaine says:

    Kindle stroyki.pro ´ Picture Palace eBook ✓ picture pdf, palace download, Picture Palace PDFAwful theme awful protagonist awful inscrutable interior dialog Could not finish


  8. Katharine B Katharine B says:

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  10. Judy Judy says:

    Kindle stroyki.pro ´ Picture Palace eBook ✓ picture pdf, palace download, Picture Palace PDFFascinating character study that deserves than the melodrama driving it


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