The disruption of a young boy’s tidy world by a newcomer in town. “The new arrival, Gustavo Roderer, is the same age as the unnamed narra. All about Acerca de Roderer by Guillermo Martínez. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. Acerca de Roderer has ratings and 38 reviews. Acerca de Roderer narra o confronto vital e intelectual entre dois jovens de inteligência privilegiada.
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And he shares some his maths knowledge with Roderer, who is looking for nothing less than a whole philosophy. Regarding Roderer – US. They first meet at the local club in Puente Viejo where chess is played, and in that first game the narrator gets some idea of what he’s up against.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Mariana rated it did not like it Jul 01, Oblivious to the world around him, he leaves some casualties in his caerca, while the narrator is the only person who becomes something like a friend, able to discuss at least some of what obsesses Roderer.
Nikos rated it did not like it Sep 06, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. But as is, this feels like a strongly autobiographically-based story by someone desperate to author a piece of fiction, with some decent grand ideas the whole genius-bit, and overarching philosophies but without anything approaching the ability to shape a real, solid novel out of this material.
The complete review ‘s Review:. From early on Roderer is impatient: Simona Lazarevska rated it did not like it Jan 15, But Roderer isn’t really a threat.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Paperbackpages. The narrator is also a smart lad, but Roderer is in a different, rarefied league. His most successful novel has been The Oxford Murders, written in Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The narrator begins to find his way in the world, ambitiously jumping ahead to university, finding a taste and flair for mathematics, eventually having an opportunity to go to England to study there. NikkiyyoMC rated it did not like it Apr 30, He lives entirely in a world of his own, attending the local school for a few months but then not bothering any more — and even when he is in class, not participating, sunk instead in is own books.
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Published December 28th by Planeta first published No trivia or quizzes yet. Claas rated it did not like it May 25, Acerca de Roddrer – US.
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To df other readers questions about Acerca de Rodererplease sign up. There’s some talent here, but ultimately Regarding Roderer feels practically pointless. Lists with This Book. Trivia About Acerca de Roderer. Javier Burroni rated it did not like it Feb 19, After his degree in Argentina, he worked for two years in a postdoctoral position at the Mathematical Institute, Oxford.
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Regarding Roderer – UK. Eventually he withdraws almost completely, desperate just to Open Preview See a Problem? In the same year, he was awarded the Planeta Prize for this novel, which has been translated into a number of languages. Stefania rated it did not like it Jul 25, There are some decent bits in Regarding Rodererincluding that narrator’s sisters devotion to the genius, and his own account of outgrowing his hometown and his family is of some interest though there’s nowhere near enough of this.
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