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Oui bon, il faut le lire pour comprendre! Then suddenly, they emerged from that sea of junipers. It rustic, simple and beautiful.

Jean Giono: Regain (Harvest; later: Second Harvest)

Trilogie de Pan 3. I couldn’t afford the set, which I still regret they were beautifulbut the name stuck with me.

Inhe returned to the bank, and a year later, married a childhood friend with whom he had two children. Giono is the French equivalent of our Steinbeck, which makes this book good summer reading for those who want romantic rural settings and hearty characters.

Regain by Jean Giono

Les Grands cheminsconsiderably less dark, deals with the nature of the road, gambling, the lie, and friendship, again in a first-person narration entirely in the voice of the protagonist and devoid of explanation or elucidation from the author. La fin est vraiment magnifique. Trilogie de Pan 3 books. Stepping into any of his books, but especially this one, is like embarking on a genetic recoding of one’s self.


Regain Trilogie de Pan 3 by Jean Giono. What a great writer. Giono does so many small things right: May 25, Czarny Pies rated it did not like it Recommends it for: The novel is beautifully translated from French, bringing out intelligent, poignant prose of a man tied to the gikno staying put just when everyone desserts the village.

His novels thus began to be set in a specific time and place, confronting the protagonists with specific politics, issues, causes and events, in contrast with the timelessness of his earlier work.

He spent the majority of goino life in ManosqueAlpes-de-Haute-Provence.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. It touches and teaches about life, about living, about relationships, everything, simply by showing. Jean Giono 30 March — 8 October was a French author who wrote works rdgain fiction mostly set in the Provence region of France.

I get hungry when his people eat. They take what they want. His use of “the wind” throughout the book is really effective. Jun 02, Zei rated it really liked it Shelves: Preview — Regain by Jean Giono.

It’s a deeply personal story that says just about everything gionp worth saying about being human.

The subsequent period of renewal saw the self-educated Giono now turn to Stendhal as a literary model in the same way as previously he had been influenced by the Classics. Nov 11, Gianluca Micchi rated it liked it. Giono’s dreamy style is not what I chase in a writer, but once I dip into his stream, rrgain few other writers color my mood so dreamily and deeply.


Jean Giono

The path was nothing more than a tiny rill, dried up to the bone. Stylistically brilliant, it consists of the juxtaposed accounts of events as told by the different people affected, devoid of explanation, from which the reader must piece together the meaning. If all books were to be destroyed and I had the ability to save just one, this is the one I would save.

This page was last edited on 3 Decemberat Le livre se lit bien. And thus, low as it was, it came on. His most famous novel is “Horseman on the Roof”, which was made into a movie starring Juliette Binoche. But when sitting you were comfortable.