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Max and the cats

a novel

by Moacyr Scliar

  • 345 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Plume in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMoacyr Scliar ; translated by Eloah F. Giacomelli
    ContributionsGiacomelli, Eloah F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ9698.29.C54 M3313 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination115 p. :
    Number of Pages115
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24748136M
    ISBN 100452284538
    ISBN 109780452284531
    LC Control Number2003048677
    OCLC/WorldCa51944544

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The book was pleasant enough to read, however not one of Scliar's finest. Unfortunately it is the most famous one of his books, merely because Yann Max and the cats book plagiarized part of the plot from "Max and the Cats" in his "Life of Pi".

For those interested in Scliar's work, I strongly recommend "Kafka's Leopards" and "The Centaur in the Garden"/5(19). This book is an absolute gem - a delight to behold and a wonderful 'take' on Max Ehrmann's famous poem, 'Desiderata' - 'Go Placidly, Amid the Noise and the Haste'.

Until purchasing and reading this book, I had no idea of the background to Max Ehrmann's beautiful words and it proved most interesting to be offered this insight/5(36). In SeptemberMoacyr Scliar's Max and the Cats became the focus of a controversy in the literary world.

At that time, Yann Martel had just won the Man Booker Prize, Britain's top literary award, for his book Life of Pi—the premise of which was taken (admittedly by Mr.

Martel) from Max and the an interview with The New York Times, Scliar, a Brazilian of Jewish. Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Scliar, Moacyr. Max and the cats. New York: Ballantine Books, (DLC) (OCoLC)   The story of Max the cat has already been written — simply, succinctly and perfectly.

This story, printed and taped onto a university library door in St. Paul, Minn., might have ended there. But. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers.

At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Max and the Cats by Moacyr Scliar A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. Max's connection with cats lies at the heart of the novel, and through the course of the story, he is confronted with three predominant felines.

Compare and contrast the three "main" felines—the tiger, the jaguar and the onca. Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Scliar, Moacyr.

Max and the cats. New York: Ballantine Books, (OCoLC)   The book was pleasant enough to read, however not one of Scliar's finest. Unfortunately it is the most famous one of his books, merely because Yann Martell plagiarized part of the plot from "Max and the Cats" in his "Life of Pi". For those interested in Scliar's work, I strongly recommend "Kafka's Leopards" and "The Centaur in the Garden".4/5(12).

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No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Fiction & Literature. See all. Current slide {CURRENT_SLIDE} of {TOTAL_SLIDES}- Best Selling in Fiction & Literature. Max: Best Friend. Hero. Marine. was a pretty good book, and I probably would have given it more stars if the ending was a little bit more developed.

It did kind of leave me a little confused and I think it should have gone on longer, but the movie (since the book is based on a screenplay) probably was- I haven't watched it/5.

Max and the Cats is a brilliant novella. It may well inspire readers to turn to some of Moacyr Scliar's other works available in translation" - Herbert Mitgang, The New York Times Book Review Please note that these ratings solely represent the complete review 's biased interpretation and subjective opinion of the actual reviews and do not claim.

max and the cats Moacyr Scliar, Author, Eloah F. Giacomelli, Translator, trans. from the Portuguese by Eloah F. Giacomelli. Plume $11 (p) ISBN   Cats Don't Dance. Comments are turned off. When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now - Cats Don't Dance - cover by RedyyChuu and Elsie.

Max is a reluctant homebody now. @cool_cat_max_and_gracie / @cool_cat_max_and_gracie Max has blown up on social media. Lipton and Schommer both have been flooded with messages from Max's new : Arin Greenwood. In addition to sticking up for Max, many people have turned Max the Cat and the library into a children’s story and shared some sections in.

A slender, sometimes flatly translated fable (under pages) by the Brazilian writer Scliar (The Strange Nation of Rafael Mendes) that sends its young protagonist on a coming-of, age excursion from Germany to Brazil in the Nazi era. Max, born in Berlin insuffers from ""an almost morbid sensitivity."" He works in the stockroom of his father's fur store, and is taken with the.

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But when he loses his handler and best friend, Kyle, Max is traumatized and unable to remain in the service. He is sent home to America, where the only human he connects with is Justin, and he is soon adopted by Kyle's family, essentially saving his life.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Max e os felinos by Moacyr Scliar,Ballantine Books edition, in English - 1st American ed.

Max and the catsPages:   My sister's cat, Max, hates me for some reason. The first time I saw the cat it hissed at me right away, and that is pretty much the way it has been since day one.

I am a total cat lover, and I.Pages in category "Books about cats" The following pages are in this category, out of approximately total. This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more).