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Blooms of darkness

by Aharon Appelfeld

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Published by Schocken Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAharon Appelfeld ; translated from the Hebrew by Jeffrey M. Green.
ContributionsGreen, Yaacov Jeffrey.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPJ5054.A755 P5713 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23687937M
ISBN 109780805242805
LC Control Number2009033532
OCLC/WorldCa401141198

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In Blooms of Darkness, the person who blooms is Mariana, who works in a brothel that services German occupiers.

She is entrusted with the care of Hugo - a pre-teen - by his mother, an old school friend, when the Jews are forced to go into hiding/5(29). “Aharon Appelfeld is fiction’s foremost chronicler of the Holocaust. The stories he tells, as Blooms of darkness book in Blooms of Darkness, are small, intimate, and quietly narrated and yet are transfused into searing works of art by Appelfeld’s profound understanding of loss, pain, cruelty and grief.” - Philip RothBrand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

Aharon Appelfeld’s Blooms of Darkness (originally published in as Pirkhei Ha’afeilah) conveys the Shoah experiences of Hugo, an eleven-year-old Jewish boy who witnesses the arrest and deportation of his father and his neighbors, is separated from his mother, and then spends nearly two years in hiding.

An unadorned and heartbreaking tale of a young boy coming of age during World War II. Appelfeld (Laish,etc.) introduces us to Hugo Mansfeld, who is just about to turn 11 and who, without being aware of it, is more on the cusp of adulthood than of adolescence. Life in the ghetto has recently become unbearably tense and stressful.

Some stories need to be told in a whisper. “Blooms of Darkness,” the Israeli writer Aharon Appelfeld’s majestic and humane new novel, Author: David Leavitt. In Blooms of Darkness, the person who blooms is Mariana, who works in a brothel that services German occupiers.

She is entrusted with the care of Hugo - a pre-teen - by his mother, an old school friend, when the Jews are forced to go into hiding/5(20). His fictional writing very much reflects his personal history.

In "Blooms of Darkness", an eleven - year old boy on the cusp of manhood is brought by his mother to the local brothel where one of the prostitutes has agreed to hide him. The relationship between the two of them develops and deepens as the story progresses/5(22).

Darkness Blooms is a very dark horror story about a girl who goes back to her childhood home in order to get her father's journal. Her father has gone missing. She goes into his greenhouse where he used to grow his orchids, and what she finds there is terrifying to behold/5. Blooms of Darkness A Novel A Novel By Aharon Appelfeld Translated by Jeffrey M.

Green By Aharon Appelfeld Translated by Jeffrey M. Green By Aharon Appelfeld By Aharon Appelfeld. Aharon Appelfeld is the author of more than forty works of fiction and nonfiction, including Blooms of Darkness (winner of the  Independent Foreign Fiction Prize),  BadenheimThe Iron Tracks (winner of the National Jewish Book Award), and Tzili: The Story of a Life (winner of the Prix Médicis Étranger).

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Author: Christopher Bloodworth. The book also provokes reflection on the nature of Jewish identity, in the modern world as well as in that time. Much of Appelfeld's work has a dreamlike quality. In "Blooms of Darkness" I find the writing more concrete and the characters drawn in more detail, but the sparse, restrained, apparently simple prose is unmistakeably his/5(19).

Blooms of Darkness. By Stephen Rubin. Septem "It is so appropriate to color hope yellow, like that sun we seldom saw. And as I begin to copy from the old memorandum journals that I.

SKU: Brand: Macmillan Overview () WINNER OF THE INDEPENDENT FOREIGN FICTION PRIZE The ghetto in which the Jews have been confined is being liquidated by the Nazis, and eleven-year-old Hugo is brought by his mother to the local brothel, where one. Blooms of Darkness, by Aharon Appelfeld is a compelling and haunting novel that takes place during the Holocaust.

The protagonist is an eleven-year old Jewish boy named Hugo. The ghetto he and his family live in is being evacuated by transports, on a a daily basis. His father has been sent away/5(5). Blooms of Darkness by Aharon Appelfeld,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().

--David Leavitt, The New York Times Book Review "Appelfeld is fiction's foremost chronicler of the Holocaust. The stories he tells, as here in Blooms of Darkness, are small, intimate, and quietly narrated and yet are transfused into searing works of art by Appelfeld's profound understanding of loss, pain, cruelty, and grief."/5().