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Audrey Niffenegger

Autor/a de The Time Traveler's Wife

21+ obres 49,414 Membres 1,927 Ressenyes 141 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Audrey Niffenegger (born June 13, 1963 in South Haven, Michigan) is an American writer and artist. She is also a professor in the Interdisciplinary Book Arts MFA Program at the Columbia College Chicago Center for Book and Paper Arts. Niffenegger's debut novel, The Time Traveler's Wife (2003), was a mostra'n més national bestseller. The Time Traveler's Wife is an unconventional love story that centers on a man with a strange genetic disorder that causes him to unpredictably time-travel and his wife, an artist, who has to cope with his frequent and unpredictable absences. The film version, starring Eric Bana and Rachel McAdams, is due for release in August 2009. Her latest fiction novel is entitled, Her Fearful Symmetry. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys
Crèdit de la imatge: Photo. by Dennis Hearne, courtesy MacAdam/Cage

Obres de Audrey Niffenegger

The Time Traveler's Wife (2003) 39,607 exemplars
Her Fearful Symmetry (2009) 7,017 exemplars
The Night Bookmobile (2010) 957 exemplars
The Three Incestuous Sisters (2005) 522 exemplars
Raven Girl (2013) 470 exemplars
Ghostly: A Collection of Ghost Stories (2015) — Editor — 343 exemplars
The Adventuress (2006) 232 exemplars
Bizarre Romance (2018) 90 exemplars
Magic: An Anthology of the Esoteric and Arcane (2012) — Col·laborador — 55 exemplars
The Other Husband 3 exemplars

Obres associades

Seny i sentiment (1811) — Il·lustrador, algunes edicions38,308 exemplars
Persuasió (1817) — Il·lustrador, algunes edicions28,844 exemplars
Entrevista amb el vampir : cròniques vampíriques (1976) — Prefaci, algunes edicions22,937 exemplars
Time and Again (1970) — Pròleg, algunes edicions4,146 exemplars
The Art of Neil Gaiman (2014) — Pròleg — 386 exemplars
Shadow Show (2012) — Col·laborador — 365 exemplars
Reader, I Married Him: Stories Inspired by Jane Eyre (2016) — Col·laborador — 301 exemplars
Four Letter Word: New Love Letters (2007) — Col·laborador — 136 exemplars
Granta 133: What Have We Done (2015) — Introducció — 58 exemplars
Shadow Show: Stories In Celebration of Ray Bradbury (2014) — Col·laborador — 52 exemplars
The Guardian Review Book of Short Stories (2011) — Col·laborador — 50 exemplars
Morte de Smudgie — Il·lustrador — 1 exemplars


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Elspeth war Roberts grosse Liebe. Jetzt liegt sie auf Highgate, dem romantisch verwildertem Friedhof Londons. Doch Elspeth scheint lebendiger als je zuvor, denn die Erinnerungen sind stärker als der Tod. Robert riecht sie, spürt sie, spricht mit ihr. Es ist als lebe sie weiter und als sei ihr Tod nur ein böser Traum. Alle, die ihr nahestanden, geraten in ihren Bann. Bis ihre Nichten, die Zwillinge Valentina und Julia eine fatale Wette mit ihr eingehen. Vor der Kulisse des pulsierenden Londons erzählt Audrey Niffenegger aufwühlend, in zarten und manchmal dunklen Tönen, von der unstillbaren Sehnsucht, dem anderen ewig nahe zu sein.… (més)
ela82 | Hi ha 470 ressenyes més | May 28, 2024 |
Short, but still meaningful. Not entirely sure, to be honest, what is the purpose of the collection in the bookmobile: It's every book they've read, and they can't take out anything from the collection. So other than viewing in a single gulp your reading progress, I don't see how it inspires one to do what she did. Arguably she was having more impact on future readers as an actual librarian.

But once you overlook the holes in the actual story, it still offers a persuasive account of the power of reading.… (més)
dono421846 | Hi ha 106 ressenyes més | May 19, 2024 |

Trust your instincts y'all. I knew it was a bad idea trying this again after having donated my original copy about... 5 years ago?

Just not a fan of the writing style & story. I am, however, very excited to see the new adaptation will have Kate Siegel in it.
escapinginpaper | Hi ha 1,271 ressenyes més | May 18, 2024 |
This is really a very short story with illustrations rather than a proper graphic novel. The premise is intriguing and I was drawn in by the picture showing some of her childhood books, so many of which I had also read. But the early promise seemed to peter out and change to frustration and a sad ending. It owes a lot, as mentioned by the author, to an H.G. Wells short story, The Door in the Wall (available at Project Gutenberg).
Abcdarian | Hi ha 106 ressenyes més | May 18, 2024 |


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