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But feel free to skip part three. Pupa is ready to die, and accomplishes that, but I didn’t get that the other two were a buxom blonde and a serial widow as described in the jacket notes.

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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I liked this book, but it babq slow going. The novel inside the novel is quite intriguing and I admit enjoying it, but than she makes this mess of a porridge by providing dubious references from folklore, I dunno.

It’s divided into three sections. So this book is part of the same publishing house that put out Margaret Baha The Penelopiad: Very nice book that can get under your skin if you let yourself in to the world of Baba Yaga.

Some features of WorldCat will not be available. I did not hear any fairy-tales of Baba Yaga growing up, beyond a Disneyfied version of the Russian folklore that probably most other Americans have heard as well.

Finding libraries that hold this item First section is about a writer who travels to her mother’s hometown; it’s about who the old mother is now and about the trip made for her. Glad it’s over, though.

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I gave a little cheer when I found this at the library; I had almost put it out of my mind entirely. I am sure this was hard to translate, especially with all the rhyming verse, but I have to say I was constantly reminded that it was indeed a I like books that incorporate folk tales into real life, and this story of some elderly women and their power was a perfect channeling of the Slavic Baba Yaga.


I can’t say I enjoyed it, or liked it particularly, but it was mind-expanding, and not a bad read, for most of it. Trivia About Baba Yaga Laid an The interweaving stories, with their mysteries and revelations were a good illustration of the constantly changing politics and social life of Eastern Europe, before, during and after World War II. Croatian View all editions and formats Rating: After the first section’s change from a poignant account of the author’s mother’s illness to a travel narrative from hell, I was a bit confused and disappointed which was probably Ugresic’s intention.

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However, there is no real satisfactory answer to this, and no real struggle on the part of the women; after they make half-hearted plans to smuggle the body back to their own country, the dead woman’s grandson appears to sort everything out.

The E-mail message field is required. It is a lot of information and I had to scan through, presumably to the delight of the author. Each of them are written snjjela differently, both in subject matter and in tone. I was looking forward to reading this book for the longest time because of my interest in Slavic mythology, and also because I snijelaa another book by the same author, The Ministry of Pain: La seconda parte si presenta come una storia mezza fiaba con irritanti intermezzi puro stile postmoderno: Privacy Policy Terms and Conditions.

Which, I suppose, is the usual academic annotation format: Tarot speaks of swords in just the way her character was intending to use hers at the end. I am sure this was hard to translate, especially with all the rhyming verse, but I have to say I was constantly reminded that sninela was indeed a translation, by the kind of choppy sentences and paragraph structure, which I found very distracting.


Skip jajf content Skip to search. Want to Read saving…. So it doesn’t make sense to treat the elderly badly, because you will likely be in that position yourself eventually. You may snojela this item to up to five recipients.

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None of your libraries hold this item. It’s odd, in that there’s really 3 parts to it. To ask other readers questions about Baba Jaga je snijela jajeplease sign up. I translate “Baba” as “Lady”, and sure there are pervasive Lady This and Lady That throughout any western culture, but the linkage among them all is at a very loose level. To see what your friends thought of this babx, please sign up. Then the third section is cool, but is basically commenting on the second section, which made it irrelevant for me.

Canongate Myths Series Ou com um trio de mulheres que resolvem, na sua velhice, passar uma semana juntas nas termas dum hotel? Other books in the series.

The book was a slow read. Hundreds and hundreds of them. You jje recently rated this item. Now is the time, let all of us aging crones take arise and take up that sword!

Separate different tags with a comma. Be the first to ask a question about Baba Jaga je snijela jaje. But that was nothing compared to the second section.