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Have you started realising the strangeness of this book! But is that really what they are?

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. ErrBookErrDay marked it as to-read Feb 03, In fact, this is what Salman says about the book: Ccalvino bits of science sprinkled within the text only add to this, rather than taking away from the text.

And if I ask myself do I believe these things to be true, I would say yes, I believe.

Views Read Edit View history. The entire book follows poor Qwfwq, if read literally, he is some sort of shape shifter—across species as well as subatomic particles—as he experiences the universe at varying times from the moment of its creation, to the development of matter, to the formation of the cosmicomicche.

Ultimately, Calvino is one of my favorite authors because he can take nearly any premise and breath wonderful imaginative life into them. Simply, the man reminds me of what a magical experience a good book is and why reading has been one of my favorite pastimes for as long as it has.


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Cosmicomics is, undoubtedly, the most creative piece of writing I have encountered in my literary explorations. Powered by Movable Type Publishing Platform. Now tell me, how much creativity, strangeness, humour, drama, philosophy can be packed in a page story.

Recommended to Nate D by: Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Can you spoil a short story collection? But these stories will make you think, make you feel in awe of this world, put a smile on your face and before you know it, you are ready to put yet another day away.

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Cosmicomiche vecchie e nuove

It is possibly the most enjoyable story collection ever written, a book that will frequently make you laugh out loud at its mischievous mastery, capricious ingenuity and nerve. I am overcome with gratitude and astonishment for having a brain and consciousness capable of appreciating this ever-confounding reality we call home and Calvino, for making it so damn wonderful and fun.


His style is not easily to classify; much of his writing has an air reminiscent to Italo Calvino was born in Cuba and grew up in Italy. In which the character Qwfwq chases another character, Pwfwp throughout the universe. Jan 22, Greg rated it liked it Shelves: The formation of galaxies, A colorless world, A time when there was no concept of time.

My only complaint might be a bit idiotic. And while the science bits and how it’s written is very heavy in a way, I don’t think it overwhelms the actual stories at all. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. His best known works include the Our Cosmidomiche trilogythe Cosmicomics collection of short storiesand the novels Invisible Cities and If On a Winter’s Night a Traveler The science is still there, but the human spirit is there too.