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The Solitude of Prime Numbers

by Paolo Giordano

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Published by Penguin USA, Inc. in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24251347M
ISBN 109781101189481, 9781101190029

That is a review about a book written in the Italian language, by Italian author Paolo Giordano. When it was released, in , the book was a real best seller. It was titled La solitudine dei numeri primi. It was translated into English in with the title” The Solitude of Prime Numbers ”. That is a novel about two children (first), two. Shaun Whiteside’s English translation from the original Italian skillfully conveys the simplicity and restraint of Giordano’s prose. In fact, simplicity, or elegance, best sums up THE SOLITUDE OF PRIME NUMBERS. It would be easy to sensationalize Alice and Mattia’s tragedies, to turn their lives into the stuff of .

No wonder Giordano's readers can be counted in the millions; this astute, aching contemplation of solitude has a power to make us all feel a little less alone. A love story told with astonishing perceptiveness and remarkable subtlety, The Solitude of Prime Numbers is an extraordinary affirmation of the reasons we read."/5(2). THE SOLITUDE OF PRIME NUMBERS. by Paolo Giordano. BUY NOW FROM Mattia comes to see both himself and Alice as “twin prime” numbers—similar, but always separated. Eventually, after graduating from college, he reveals to Alice the awful secret behind his cutting habit. our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be.

You develop a distressing presentiment that the pairs encountered up until that point were accidental, that solitude is the true destiny. Then, just when you’re about to surrender, you come across another pair of twins, clutching each other tightly.” ― Paolo Giordano, The Solitude of Prime NumbersFollowers: The Solitude of Prime Numbers hints at the scientific background of its year-old Italian author. Paolo Giordano is completing a PhD in Physics in Turin, while also winning the country's most.


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The Solitude of Prime Numbers is sad, dark and perfect." -Mary Pipher, author of Seeking Peace: Chronicles of the Worst Buddhist in the World "What a shock to open a novel written by a young physicist in Italy and find myself there, on every page.

No wonder Giordano's readers can be counted in the millions; this astute, aching contemplation of Cited by: 2. This book is going to be big. But, people still don't know that, people still haven't heard about Paolo Giordano and his brilliant, brilliant work called, 'The solitude of prime numbers'', which stands on the same magnificent title throne with Kundera’s, ''Unbearable lightness of being''/5.

Apr 11,  · InPaolo Giordano, an Italian physi­cist in his mids, published his first novel. Called “The Solitude of Prime Numbers,” it won Italy’s most coveted book prize, the Premio southlakes-cottages.com: Liesl Schillinger.

Summary and reviews of The Solitude of Prime Numbers by Paolo Giordano, plus links to a book excerpt from The Solitude of Prime Numbers and author biography of Paolo Giordano. Jun 26,  · Review: The Solitude of Prime Numbers by Paolo GiordanoA melancholy tale of teenage solitude and awkwardness moves Tobias Jones.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Solitude of Prime Numbers: A Novel/5(). The Solitude of Prime Numbers Quotes Showing The Solitude of Prime Numbers book “Choices are made in brief seconds and paid for in the time that remains.” ― Paolo Giordano, The Solitude of Prime NumbersCited by: 2.

Mar 29,  · Complex and compelling, The Solitude of Prime Numbers is an unsettling look at how the effects of a single moment can reverberate through a lifetime. ABOUT PAOLO GIORDANO. Paolo Giordano is an Italian writer who won Italy’s premier literary award, the Premio Strega, for The Solitude of Prime Numbers, his debut novel/5.

May 17,  · The Solitude of Prime Numbers by Paolo Giordano is a quiet book about two damaged people, Alice and Mattia. How they became damaged is the baggage they carry with them that affects everything they do. Alice lived in the Italian Alps as a child.

Mar 29,  · About The Solitude of Prime Numbers “Mesmerizing an exquisite rendering of what one might call feelings at the subatomic level.” –The New York Times From the international bestselling author of Like Family, a sensational novel about whether a “prime number” can ever truly connect with someone else A prime number is a lonely thing.

The Solitude of Prime Numbers by Paolo Giordano is about two loners haunted by individual childhood tragedies: Alice nearly dying in a skiing accident after trying to impress her demanding father, and Mattia leaving and ultimately losing his mentally disabled sister, Michela, in order to attend a friend's birthday party without her as an embarrassing sidekick.

Our Reading Guide for The Solitude of Prime Numbers by Paolo Giordano includes a Book Club Discussion Guide, Book Review, Plot Summary-Synopsis and Author Bio. Jul 13,  · 🎥 My review of “The Solitude of Prime Numbers”, a bestselling novel by Paolo Giordano.

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The Very Best Haircut for Your Face. Mar 18,  · A meditation on loneliness and love, The Solitude of Prime Numbers asks, can we ever truly be whole when we’re in love with another. And when Mattia is asked to choose between human love and his professional love — of mathematics — which will make him more complete?/5().

Sep 10,  · Directed by Saverio Costanzo. With Alba Rohrwacher, Luca Marinelli, Arianna Nastro, Vittorio Lomartire. Non-linearly follows two kids, rejected by their peers, who become friends.

They separate later in life and dedicate to their careers. Still, they feel as if something is missing/10(K).

THE SOLITUDE OF PRIME NUMBERS (Book): Giordano, Paolo: Mesmerizing an exquisite rendering of what one might call feelings at the subatomic level.

- The New York Times From the international bestselling author of Like Family, a sensational novel about whether a prime number can ever truly connect with someone else A prime number is a lonely thing.

Mar 12,  · But it never did any good. By the time they reached the top of the first ski lift she would be so desperate that she would have to crouch down in the fresh snow and pretend to tighten her boots in. This practical and insightful reading guide offers a complete summary and analysis of The Solitude of Prime Numbers by Paolo Giordano.

It provides a thorough exploration of the novel's plot, characters and main themes, including loneliness, the challenges of adolescence and the search for. "The Solitude of Prime Numbers" -- which is an oddly poetic title for a book that distinguishes itself being, in the main, resolutely unpoetic -- fails, for me, anyway, the Henry James test, which holds that a novel can be about anything as long as it's interesting/5(34).

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Read The Solitude Of .The Solitude of Prime Numbers (Italian: La solitudine dei numeri primi) is a Italian drama film based on the novel of the same name by Paolo Giordano. Directed by Saverio Costanzo, the film was nominated for the Golden Lion at the 67th Venice International Film southlakes-cottages.com by: Mike Patton.The relationship between these two damaged young people is the center of The Solitude of Prime Numbers, Paolo Giordano's brilliantly arresting debut novel.

Giordano's characters are provocative, even disturbing at times, and yet they have a fragility that evokes our sympathy.