Eduardo Mendoza has 48 books on Goodreads with ratings. Eduardo Mendoza’s most popular book is Sin noticias de Gurb. Results 1 – 30 of Sin noticias de Gurb by Mendoza, Eduardo and a great selection of related books , art and collectibles available now at Sin noticias de Gurb (, English translation No Word from Gurb []), is a short novel by Eduardo Mendoza (b. , Barcelona; Premio.

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Gurb, wherever esuardo are on the planet, go on having fun. It possibly has to do with the setting and our typical inability to connect Barcelona with science-fiction. Madrid by Eduardo Mendoza it was amazing 5. Sin noticias de Gurb by Eduardo Mendoza 3.

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You can leave a responseor trackback from your own site. Furthermore, he criticises the chaos regarding the upcoming Olympic Games at the time. SaraMartinUAB and download the yearly volumes from http: Thanks for the comment. For example, although he doesn’t understand why, he notes that there are class divisions on Earth: There was a lab for blood analysis in one of the tops floors.

Tres vidas de santos by Eduardo Mendoza 2. The other alien—whose name we never learn—starts then an anxious search for his lost mate. Going back to Sin noticias de Gurbthen, reminds us of how fast the change has been. Our imagination is not only stagnant but positively flagging. The book eduarrdo in the style of a diary, so the reader is taken day by day along the same eduaro with the alien, as he discovers noitcias and more about the human race.


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Want to Read saving… Error rating book. Refresh and try again. In that novel the protagonist of the unlikely name—Onofre Bouvila—is direct witness and participant in the two events that frame the action: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

De stad der wonderen by Eduardo Mendoza 3. Mauricio o las elecciones primarias by Eduardo Mendoza 3. To add memdoza books, click here. That was possibly my sib reading and I still laughed hard. In the introduction to the issue, I explain that comedy compensates for our low self-esteem as a nation.

El enredo de la bolsa y la vida by Eduardo Mendoza 3. Gloria by Eduardo Mendoza 3. Right after watching the interview with Mendoza, I picked up the book and read its pages again, in one sitting. El misterio de la cripta embrujada El innombrado detective, 1 by Eduardo Mendoza 3. Though things were not as dramatic, the Forum de les Cultures also failed to galvanize the city, perhaps because we had already started the decline into our current status as a theme park. Teatro reunido by Eduardo Mendoza 3.

Madrid by Eduardo Mendoza 3. As a parody”No Word from Gurb” depicts the day-to-day life of the city from the perspective of an alien.

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Mendza a Reply Click here to cancel reply. I am certainly dismayed by my own omission, particularly because the list in special the films suggest that comedy is a fundamental ingredient of Spanish sf.


Eduardi barbas del profeta by Eduardo Mendoza 3. The atmosphere at that time, along with the chaos and absurdities of modern human life, are among the subjects that are focused on in this satirical novel. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. And without it, any city dies.

This entry was posted on Wednesday, April 5th, at Una comedia ligera by Eduardo Mendoza 3. Spanish speculative fiction novels science fiction novels Novels set in Barcelona.

The author focuses in particular on portraying the urban lifestyle of humans; using Barcelona as a great example of a big city.

Throughout his search for his friend Gurb, the alien criticises the behaviour of human beings and realises that there are many differences between his culture and that of humans. Mendoza noted that the accounts of foreign visitors from the remotest past up to show mostly disappointment.

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I am these days giving the finishing touches to a monographic issue for Science Fiction Edjardo on Spanish sf. Nueva York by Eduardo Mendoza 3. El secreto de la modelo extraviada by Eduardo Mendoza 3.