David R. Godine, Publisher

David R. Godine, Publisher is an American book publishing company, founded in 1970 in Boston, Massachusetts.


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Key Emotion Indicator
6/10





Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?

Jeanette Winterson - Publisher : David R. Godine, Publisher

From the book : We’re still on the phone in our phone boxes. She tells me that my success is from the Devil, keeper of the wrong crib. She confronts me with the fact that I have used my own name in the novel – if it is a story, why is the main character called Jeanette? Why?I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t setting my story against hers. It was my survival from the very beginning....
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To not die of boredom

Autumn

To my female lover

Not easy to read

New

Between 10 and 20$

A few days









Key Emotion Indicator
7/10





Desert

Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio - Publisher : David R. Godine, Publisher

Two stories are interwoven. The shorter, which begins and ends the book, is specifically set in 1910–1912 and tells of the last uprising of the desert tribes against the French protectorate of Morocco, mostly as observed by a small boy, Nour. The longer, the story of Lalla, is set in an indefinite time, but obviously after the Second World War. It describes her early life in a Shanty city on the...
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During a travel

Autumn

To my acquaintances

Not easy to read

Classic modern

Between 10 and 20$

A few days









Key Emotion Indicator
7/10





Missing Person

Patrick Modiano - Publisher : David R. Godine, Publisher

Guy Roland is an amnesiac detective who lost his memory ten years before the beginning of the story, which opens in 1965. When his employer, Hutte, retires and closes the detective agency where he has worked for eight years, Roland embarks on a search for his own identity. His investigations uncover clues to a life that seems to stop during the Second World War. It seems that he is Jimmy Pedro...
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Pour tous les jours

Autumn

To my parents in-law

enough easy to read

Classic modern

Less than 10$

A few days









Key Emotion Indicator
5/10





Life: a User's manual.

Georges Perec - Publisher : David R. Godine, Publisher

Between World War I and II, a tremendously wealthy Englishman, Bartlebooth (whose name combines two literary characters, Herman Melville's Bartleby and Valery Larbaud's Barnabooth), devises a plan that will both occupy the remainder of his life and spend his entire fortune. First, he spends 10 years learning to paint watercolors under the tutelage of Valène, who also becomes a resident of 11 Rue...
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Pour tous les jours

Winter

To my acquaintances

Not easy to read

Great classic

Less than 10$

A few days






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