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Sam Savage (1940–2019)

Autor(a) de Firmin

12 Works 2,222 Membros 146 Reviews 1 Favorited

About the Author

Sam Savage was born in Camden, South Carolina on November 9, 1940. He received a PhD in philosophy from Yale University. His first novel, Firmin: Adventures of a Metropolitan Lowlife, was published when he was 65 years old. His other novels included The Cry of the Sloth, Glass, The Way of the Dog, mostrar mais It Will End with Us, and An Orphanage of Dreams. He died after a long battle with a respiratory illness on January 17, 2019 at the age of 78. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

Obras de Sam Savage

Firmin (2006) 1,795 cópias
The Cry of the Sloth (2009) 297 cópias
Glass (2011) 56 cópias
The Way of the Dog (2012) 31 cópias
It Will End with Us (2014) 20 cópias
An Orphanage of Dreams (2019) 11 cópias
Spring Hope (2015) 4 cópias
Moi, Harold Nivenson (2017) 3 cópias
Cigarettes 1 exemplar(es)
Savage Sam 1 exemplar(es)
Jack and Jill Magazine 1963.06 (1963) 1 exemplar(es)

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2008 (9) 2009 (15) 2010 (12) 21st century (12) American (20) American literature (30) animals (20) books (48) books about books (47) bookstore (24) bookstores (8) Boston (48) depression (9) epistolary (13) fantasy (39) fiction (257) humor (40) Indiespensable (12) library (9) literature (42) loneliness (8) narrativa (20) novel (41) Novela (13) novel·la (11) own (11) rat (17) rats (46) read (28) read in 2008 (8) read in 2009 (8) reading (15) Roman (17) signed (14) to-read (91) unread (12) USA (21) wishlist (13) writers (13) writing (13)

Conhecimento Comum

Nome de batismo
Savage, Samuel Phillips
Data de nascimento
1940-11-09
Data de falecimento
2019-01-17
Sexo
male
Nacionalidade
USA
Local de nascimento
Camden, South Carolina, USA
Local de falecimento
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Locais de residência
McClellanville, South Carolina, USA
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Educação
Yale University (PhD - Philosophy)
Ocupação
fietsenmaker
schilder
timmerman
visser
typograaf
filosofiedocent (mostrar todas 7)
schrijver
Relacionamentos
Manheim, Ralph (father-in-law)
Manheim, Nora (wife)
Organizações
Yale University (instructor)
Pequena biografia
Sam Savage werd geboren in Zuid-Carolina en woont nu in Madison, Wisconsin. Hij behaalde zijn doctoraat in de filosofie, maar werkte ook als timmerman, visser, typograaf en fietsenmaker. Dit is zijn eerste roman.

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Para os apaixonados pela leitura, é um novo enfoque sobre o tema.
A história é sobre um ratinho (depressivo) que se nega a comer livros, por perceber as preciosidades neles contidas e que se apaixona pelos seres humanos, mas se decepciona por algumas de suas atitudes.
 
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CarolineBrito | outras 120 resenhas | Nov 20, 2009 |

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Michael Mikolowski Illustrator

Estatísticas

Obras
12
Membros
2,222
Popularidade
#11,537
Avaliação
½ 3.4
Resenhas
146
ISBNs
76
Idiomas
13
Favorito
1

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