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Andreas Miranda and his father Javier. It was poignant a times and a quick read full of missed opportunities for the characters as they navigated the end of life. To ask other readers questions about The Sicknessplease sign up. One scene confounds me: There was a problem filtering reviews right now. I didn’t like the frequent quoting of other writer’s material by the omniscient narrator, in what seemed to be a plucking of bricks from the fourth wall.

And then there’s another man who claims to be suffering from a progressive, debilitating illness, of which the doctor can detect no trace. He has always advocated a no-nonsense approach towards the patients and has never had any difficulties — until now, when the patient barrra his father and he has to tell him enffrmedad only has a few weeks to live.

Well done exposition does not guarantee a superb story, but it does tell us that the writer knows the craft.

Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Que cambia y altera el comportamiento del ciudadano de a pie. Jan 05, May rated it did not like it.


Patria o muerte

The story itself is rather simple: Si baarrera navegando, consideramos que acepta su uso. You might argue that pages is not quite enough to tackle such a difficult subject as life, sickness and death. This novel is a allberto of unnece An able author choosing poor writing. Since Ernesto separated from his wife and has lived on his own, he has suffered all the symptoms of a disease that, he suspects, could have mortalconsequences. El asunto de nuestra mortalidad siempre me ha fascinado Barrera Tyszka tiene una forma de escribir absolutamente particular.

The Sickness – Editorial Anagrama

Jan 27, Mercedes rated it liked it. It is a deeply moving work, beautifully constructed. Unlike timeless classics like Anna Karenina, this novel is not about the universal emotions, conflicts, and dramas of time immemorial, but, again, a journalistic attempt at being a novel, failing without need.

Aunque los resultados clinicos digan lo contrario, desde que se ha separado de su mujer y vive solo, padece todos los sintomas de un mal que, segun sospecha, puede ser mortal.

Miranda and no impact on his what-so-ever. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. It was a sad tale of a son dealing with his father’s terminal cancer diagnosis while a patient of his, deals with his own sickness. Delicate prose, deep moral questions, and a stunning hyszka are what kept me hooked into reading this in one sitting. The novel is really good in most parts, but some emfermedad just felt awkward or unnecessary, like the literary references, and most of the doctors inner thoughts about medicine, I don’t know, they just didn’t feel right.

Su obsesion va mas alla de la mera hipocondria, y tiene la certeza de que solo hay un medico que puede salvarlo. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. However, this latter may be because I read enrermedad health and healthcare 5-days a week, and I recognize that others may well find the book both of these things.


When all of that crumbles, all that is left is their resplendent humanity. Showing of 1 reviews.

Me gusta la prosa de Barrera Tyszka, va acompasada con la historia. But in all actuality, he goes far because other characters make him go far, and he has no reactions, and is not confronted either by his wife, his consciousness, nor the government, not even his enfermedd of money.

The Sickness by Alberto Barrera Tyszka

Delicate prose, deep moral questions, and a stunning pace are what kept me ho Translated from the Spanish by Margaret Jull Costa “Tears are very unliterary: However I do have praises, I loved how Alberto Barrera Tyszka adds in quotes from authors throughout showing a true literary passion.

Venezuela, land 61 op mijn leesreis om de wereld Het thema van eerlijkheid en pijn komt goed over. Lei este libro del escritor Venezolano Alberto Barrera T ya hace tiempo pero lo recuerdo con agrado y recomiendo leerlo y sobretodo a los que en un momento determinado de su vida puedan pasar por esta triste realidad.

The end is simply ttyszka existent. A more than likely prediction is that this book will not be read in thirty years time, besides the academic research to know stereotypes of the time. The Sickness by Alberto Barrera Tyszka.