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Titles by the Same Author

1474602282
Book:Sophie's world:2015:20th anniversary edition Book
Author: Gaarder, Jostein
Year: 2015
Language: English
Type: Book
Edition: 20th anniversary edition
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Translated from the Norwegian Previous edition of this translation: London: Phoenix House, 1995 When 14-year-old Sophie encounters a mysterious mentor who introduces her to philosophy, mysteries deepen in her own life. Why does she keep getting postcards addressed to another girl? Who is the other girl? And who, for that matter, is Sophie herself?
xvi, 427 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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I could compare this book to the "A brief history of time". It reflects the evolution of human thoug
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1897580096
Book:The Solitaire Mystery:1996 Book
Author: Gaarder, Jostein
Year: 1996
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Phoenix House
Physical or Electronic: Physical
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1861591837
Book:Maya:2000 Book
Author: Gaarder, Jostein
Year: 2000
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Phoenix House
Physical or Electronic: Physical
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Book:The Christmas mystery:1996 Book
Author: Gaarder, Jostein
Year: 1996
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Phoenix
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: This translation originally published: London: Phoenix House, 1996 This is a fascinating novel that moves from the present to the past, from fantasy to reality, to explore the mystery of the Nativity story. It opens eyes and minds to the wonder & mystery of Christmas, reaching believers and non-believers alike.
vii, 247 p. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1474605834
Book:An unreliable man:2019 Book
Author: Gaarder, Jostein
Author: Smalley, Nichola
Year: 2019
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: This translation originally published: 2018 Originally published: 2018 From the creative genius of Jostein Gaarder comes a beautiful novel about loneliness and the power of words. Jakop is a lonely man. Divorced from his wife, with no friends apart from his constant companion Pelle, he spends his life attending the funerals of people he doesn't know, obscuring his identity in a web of improbable lies. As his addiction to storytelling spirals out of control, he is forced to reconcile his love of language and stories with the ever more urgent need for human connection.
321 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1780229186
Book:The world according to Anna:2016 Book
Author: Gaarder, Jostein
Author: Bartlett, Don
Year: 2016
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: This translation originally published: 2015 When 15-year-old Anna begins receiving messages from another time, her parents take her to the doctor. But he can find nothing wrong with her; in fact he believes there may be some truth to what she is seeing. Anna is haunted by visions of the desolate world of 2082. She sees her great-granddaughter in a wasteland peopled by ragged survivors, after animals and plants have died out. The more she sees, the more she realises she must act to prevent the future in her visions becoming real. But can she act quickly enough?
viii, 211 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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