Book Of Clouds

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Adrift in Berlin and with no desire to return home to Mexico, Tatiana tries to distance herself from the city’s past. Yet the phantoms of Berlin are more alive to her than the people she passes on her daily walks. When she takes a job transcribing notes for the reclusive historian Doktor Weiss, her life in Berlin becomes more complex.

ISBN: 9780099539599 Author: Aridjis, Chloe Publisher: Vintage Publication Date: 4th November 2010 Imprint: Vintage Cover: Paperback Dewey: 813.6 (edition:22) Pages: 209 Edition: |1st paperback ed Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

Tatiana, a young Mexican woman, is adrift in Berlin. Choosing a life of solitude, she takes a job transcribing notes for the reclusive Doktor Weiss. Through him she meets ‘ant illustrator turned meteorologist’ Jonas, a Berliner who has used clouds and the sky’s constant shape-shifting as his escape from reality. As their three paths intersect and merge, the contours of all their worlds begins to change…

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