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Simone Signoret gives perhaps the finest performance of a distinguished career, unafraid to let the ravages of time and hard living show. What’s on his Watchlist? French pronunciation still eludes me.

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Feb 19, Ingrid rated it it was amazing. Wikipedia articles with BNF identifiers All stub articles. I just waited for the end; Which was also poor in my opinion.

I kept waiting to fall in love with the characters, but I just never did. Amazing how relevant this book still is given the events in Paris jan Both women are embittered and angry at life in general.

Maybe someday I’ll be able to read it in French and find out devwnt. I know that not everyone can afford such a luxury and the majority reads only in one language.


Jun 18, Trina rated it really liked it. He asks about his parents; she answers evasively. A film editor, Nadine, befriends him, and his father appears as well.

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Et Momo devient vraiment un copain pour tous ceux qui abordent la lecture de ce deavnt. I kept thinking that maybe there was something lost with the translation but I doubt that it made the whole plot vanish. Un de mes favoris. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: It was banned for around 10 years after the revolution.

La Vie Devant Soi: Les cookies assurent le bon fonctionnement de Babelio. It made me wonder what I would do similarly or differently.

You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. It’s a novella-sized soo of a young Muslim boy, son of a prostitute, brought up by an old Jewish former prostitute named Madame Rosa, who takes in other prostitutes’ children to support herself and them.

Vie devant soi de Romain Gary (Émile Ajar)

I do not recommend this book. La Vie devant soi involves Madame Rosa, a now retired prostitute for thirty-five years who takes in children born to prostitutes in the immigrant area of Belleville. In fact this can be said to be a novel holding high the rights of a person to die as they wish, not as the medical profession appears to wish as a vegetable.


Set up a giveaway. A worried husband finds a lover for his depressed wife, but she falls in love with a bullied thirteen-year-old math prodigy and wants to have the boy’s baby. C’est autour d’elle qu’est construit tout le roman. Autres livres de Romain Gary 61 Voir plus. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends.

Birce rated it it was amazing Jan 15, Il les sculpte pour en tirer une musique qui est celle de Momo et qui nous attendrit tout au long du roman. Ships from and sold by Amazon.

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A punch in the gut, heart wrenching account. Madame Rosa is a poverty-stricken Jew in her jaar sixties, and the other main character in the novel is the ten-year-old Arab Mohammed, usually called Momo. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.