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If I’d been gripped by the narrative I wouldn’t have minded this, and I felt in Blindness that it added to the experience. Reading the dialog between characters was so mofte due to the lack of quotations or line breaks or periods.

Return to Book Page. To add salt to the wound, If the intellectual and literary inferiority of this novel is not enough to make you suffer through reading it, the English translation makes it even worse; overly complicated sentences, very long at times, and very short at others, bad punctuation, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

The Catholic Church feels threatened by this new turn of intermitwncias, as the end intermitenvias death would call into question one of the fundamental foundations of their dogma: So far I have seen only commas and periods. The potential for a humanitarian crisis, not to mention individually heart-rending stories, is almost too dramatic to think about.

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Give it a try. Premise was interesting but impossible to focus on the story when really nothing happened for intermitenciaa first pages written in approximately 6 sentences. Conversations were the worst – a big round table discussion betwee I only made it one quarter of the way through this book. I know Saramago’s writing style can be a challenge, but I was ready for that.


Naime, prevod naslova me mnooogo svrbi.

The author doesn’t even attempt to resolve that in anyway. What unique experiments would your nation’s scientists craft to test the phenomenon? The book ends, as it began, by stating that no one died the next day. At every turn, Saramago presents us with a joke smashed by rambling anecdote, an observation drowned by irrelevance or a plot twist stifled by non sequitur.

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The writing style was so dense and lacked nearly all punctuation. Did the death fall in love so easily? This book was so hard to read.

As one egregious example; Saramago, after describing a border standoff over the exportation of the comatose, takes a whole page to explain why he took so long and finally settles on a single word; context. Death With Interruptions is not merely the worst experience I’ve ever had with a novel, it’s the antithesis of my basic literary beliefs. She announces, through a missive sent to the media, that her experiment has ended, and people will begin dying again.

I mean if you like things like this, more go for it: From here, the story largely moves on to focus on death’s relationship with an otherwise unremarkable cellist who, amazingly, will not die. And I absolutely hated the author’s writing style.

Trivia About Death with Interr Funeral workers, on the other hand, fear the opposite problem: By page when the story still had not engaged me and I found myself skipping whole pages that’s when I knew it was intermitfncias and laid the book down. This is one of the worst books I’ve ever read in my entire life.


Partway through, however, it seemed to take a turn towards a political focus, and that’s where I was lost completely, and gave up politics is not my strength This book sounded like it would be so intriguing, but Intedmitencias found it quite hard to follow. This joy is short-lived – it soon becomes apparent that the end of death presents unique demographic and financial challenges.

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I simply found it too inaccessible. I’m not sure if this is just a quirk of Saramago’s, or if it’s common to Portuguese writing, but whatever it was it was too difficult for me to plough through.

Death With Interruptionsthe tale of an unnamed country where people have stopped dieing, is not about any of this. This page was last edited on 21 Novemberat Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. What about attempts by the terminally ill to emigrate?