A review, and links to other information about and reviews of No Word From Gurb by Eduardo Mendoza. Eduardo Mendoza has 48 books on Goodreads with ratings. Eduardo Mendoza’s most popular book is Sin noticias de Gurb. No Word From Gurb by Eduardo Mendoza () French title: Sans nouvelles de Gurb. (Translated by François Mespero. Original Spanish.

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By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. One of the local councilors encourages the Barcelona inhabitants to trade their car for a bike to improve traffic in the city center.

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No Word from Gurb. He also manages to manipulate electronics, allowing him, for example, to set up a bank account with more mendlza than he could ever need. This is a division to which they attach huge importance, without knowing why.

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Sans nouvelles de Gurb. You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell this item. This page was last edited on 16 Marchat Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Furthermore, he criticises the chaos regarding the upcoming Olympic Games at the time.


Fall into a trench dug by the Catalan Gas Company. Join 1, other followers. Mendoza gently mocks the city council of Barcelona. Login to add to list.

The Barcelona rain looks like the activity of its city council: I fetch my head and I wash it in a nearby public fountain. Run over by an Opel Corsa 8: El camino del cole by Eduardo Mendoza 3. Visionary Narrator, it eruardo. They are some roadworks everywhere, museums are closed for renovations and when the Narrator wants to buy an apartment, the realtor asks him if he wants to buy one in the Olympic Village.

These 5 locations in All: Be the first to add this to a list. Mendoza is very good on the details, though it’s hardly a logically coherent set-up. Through writing this book, Mendoza captures an image of Barcelona as it is preparing for the Olympics in Lists What are lists? To add more books, click here. Want to Read saving….

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I have to fetch my head that rolled away after the collision. However, I know that in the city of Lyon, which is about as flat as Barcelona, signed a contract with JC Decaux to provide free bikes around the city.

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Book ratings by Goodreads. The story begins with the narrator talking about his ideas and aims of travelling to Earth and adapting to the lifestyle there.

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Barcelona is a great city, I totally agree eduqrdo that. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. El secreto de la modelo extraviada by Eduardo Mendoza 3. No Word From Gurb.

Comments in French are welcome Cancel reply Enter your comment here They’re in Barcelona, which is caught up in the Olympic edyardo forand part of the fun Mendoza has is in skewering the rampant speculation and mismanagement of the times.

The novel, initially published in installments in the popular Spanish newspaper, El Pa? Madrid by Eduardo Mendoza it was amazing 5.

El asombroso viaje de Pomponio Flato by Eduardo Mendoza 3. I ggurb up sprawled on my stomach. Target Audience Adult Summary Reissue of hilarious cult classic – an extraterrestrial Don Quixote bumbling through modern-day Barcelona – by celebrated Spanish novelist, Eduardo Mendoza.

Gurb went out looking like Madonna and went missing. The book is in the style of a diary, so the reader is taken day by day along the same journey with the alien, as he discovers more and more about the human race.

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