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Certainly a non-traditional Christmas story, very short in presentation, a little bit of a gem as well; no-nonsense in the telling as is Auggie Wren, a colorful character from whom the author received the story with the assurance that “every word is true.
At only 48 pages, this is a quick enough read, but the story which includes a lost wallet, a shoplifter and a blind grandmother, well, that will stay with you longer.
Members Reviews Popularity Average rating Mentions 12 62, 3. This story is told at the end of the film by the character Auggie Wren, played wonderfully by Harvey Keitel, and is a nearly word by word clone of that which wten or From this brief Eo tale, the brilliant film Smoke derives, and if you have not seen that beautiful masterpiece of drama and comedy, I beg you to seek it out as soon as possible. Thanks Cheri for reminding me of this book which I read already some years ago.
I think the cover and the size tricked me into thinking it was going to be some charming story for kids. From this brief Christmas tale, the brilliant film Smoke derives, and if you have not seen that beautiful masterpiece of drama and comedy, I beg you to seek it out as soon as possible.
Next we would walk over to The Old Julian Bookstore. I couldn’t be sure, but the look in ucento eyes at that moment was so mysterious, so fraught with the glow of some inner delight, that it suddenly occurred to me that he had made the whole thing up. Then he begins to panic. It is Paul Auster and I am a big fan, so I don’t know if I somehow of forced my mind to like this, but I thought it was actually pretty good, even though it is not completely Auster-esque.
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El Cuento de Auggie Wren || Illustrations by Isol
Trivia About Auggie Wren’s Chr Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. A short story for adults with illustrations. Her art encourages children to look harder, to ask more questions, and to have fun with their books.
Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you’ll like this book. Twelve books of photographs taken over twelve years in chronological order. It is not the overly sweet, sentimental and unrealistic Christmas story you usually see at this time of year, so be ready for something truly different.
Dec 21, Pam rated it liked it Shelves: So now I’ve re-watched Smoke, watched Blue in the Face don’t think I’d seen it beforeand now I’ve read the short story. A cigar store, a robbery, a blind old woman on Christmas. Very random short story for Christmas, and most likely my choice to read it in mid-April added to the weirdness. My husband remarked upon it, mentioning how they were having Christmas in July.
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I really didn’t like the illustrations as part Auggie Wren. I love this little book. Open Preview See a Problem? No, no, too expensive, I have three umbrellas at home, half a mile away.
The blind auggir received what she needed because she wanted it, to feel loved, and respected, and appreciated and not forgotten. This couldn’t be more perfect.
Nicely illustrated as well. Aug 04, Mariam Romanadze rated it it was amazing. I listened to the audio version read by the author available at NPR’s web auggis.
Apr 17, Annie rated it it was amazing Shelves: I returned Auggie’s smile with a smile of my own, and then I called out to the waiter and asked for the check.