The Wooden Village

The Wooden Village Set around the wooden snack bars in a Bratislava of thieves and pornographers the characters of Rivers of Babylon sink to new depths and rise to new heights A na ve American Slovak blunders into R cz

  • Title: The Wooden Village
  • Author: Peter Pišťanek Donald Rayfield Peter Petro
  • ISBN: 9780953587858
  • Page: 291
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Set around the wooden snack bars in a Bratislava of thieves and pornographers, the characters of Rivers of Babylon sink to new depths and rise to new heights A na ve American Slovak blunders into R cz s world and nearly loses his life in this black comedy.

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    1. This is the sequel to Rivers of Babylon, which I read recently, and book two of a trilogy.Rivers of Babylon, you may remember, follows a character called Rácz as he fights his way up from stoking the boilers of a big hotel in Bratislava to become a powerful businessman/crime lord. The Wooden Village focuses on one of the minor characters from that novel: Freddy Piggybank, who works in the hotel car park.I didn't think it was quite so successful; it suffers not so much from the absence of Rácz [...]

    2. Zo sondy do bratislavskej low-class sa postupne stáva dospelácka rozprávka. Mal som spočiatku výhrady; už nemám. Pišťanek síce stráca dych, no tají to, klame telom a ja mu to celé hltám za večer. Spokojnosť.

    3. After reading first captures, I decided to quite the book .For one simple reason when I asked myself: What does the book bring to me? How will my knowledge of the world arise? How will i grow after reading this book? So I came to a conclusion that it doesn´t bring me anything good. I truly liked the open dialoges in the first part but this one was just too much for me to continue. However I know that the autor described very truly how it is in real life, but maybe my intention is just to keep m [...]

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