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6 edition of savage night = found in the catalog.

savage night =

La nuit sauvage

by Mohammed Dib

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMohammed Dib ; translated and with an introduction by C. Dickson.
ContributionsDickson, C.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ3989.D52 N8513 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 191 p. ;
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6793351M
ISBN 100803217137, 0803266200
LC Control Number00059965

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Savage Night is a suspenseful crime novel about a vulnerable narrator, who is both a victim and perpetrator, that explores the ugly side of the human condition. This is a nihilistic and violent book that utilises Jim Thompson’s trademark stark, pulp prose style.

more/5. Savage Night by Jim Thompson is a bizarre crime novel which dares to incorporate surreal images sure to shock most readers even as it disturbs their sensibilities.

Jim Thompson was and is without equal when it comes to creating fiction that quite savage night = book pulls the rug right out from under the reader.4/4(24). Savage Night is a dark tale of revenge and murder yet manages to touch on some tenderness - I can't believe I've written tenderness in a review of a hard-boiled noir story but it does work.

Set in Edinburgh, it's about feuds between criminal families.5/5(11). Savage Night by Jim Thompson is a bizarre crime novel which dares to incorporate surreal images sure to shock most readers even as it disturbs their sensibilities. Jim Thompson was and is without equal when it comes to creating fiction that quite effectively pulls the rug right out from under the reader/5(36).

Savage Night is the story of two families at murderous odds with one another: the Parks, led by ex-con Andy Park who (despite his pathological aversion to nnggghh blood) wants revenge for a (real or imagined) slight perpetrated by the Savages/5.

The Savage Night (The Vampire World Saga Book 2) out of 5 stars (45) Kindle Edition. $ 3. The Savage Dawn (The Vampire World Saga Book 3) out of 5 stars (41) Kindle Edition. $ 4. The Savage Truth (The Vampire World Saga Book 4) Reviews:   The Savage Night collects thirteen stories by Mohammed Dib, one of the founding fathers of North African literature.

Whether set in present-day Algeria, depicting the war for independence, or evoking memories of the colonial era, many of the stories in The Savage Night paint a vivid picture of the diverse facets of the Algerian question/5.

Not only SAVAGE NIGHT is an origin story for the follow-up titles that bore the same name, but it's an origin story of Bible-like proportions to psycho noir in general.

It's a short novel, technically a novella, but Thompson's protagonist goes through hell from cover to cover. Allan Guthrie is a master of the violent dark comedy, and with Savage Night, he has become one of my favorite authors.

The book is highly readable and entertaining, a fast-paced page turner that kept me reading well into the night.5/5(4). Savage Night is Jim Thompson at his most unpredictable and deeply suspenseful, in a claustrophobic thriller of one man's fractured mind.4/5(4).

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It offers a multiple appeal to the fans of American gothic, hardboiled prose, and psychological suspense. Great hard-boiled noir novel5/5(5).

Savage Night is Jim Thompson at his most unpredictable and deeply suspenseful, in a claustrophobic thriller of one man's fractured mind/5(7).

The Savage Night is the first book-length English translation of Dib's work. Kirkus Reviews “The Algerian war for independence from France, and the sufferings of oppressed peoples in such other theaters of conflict and cruelty as South America and Sarajevo, provide the themes for this exemplary collection (the first booklength English.

Savage Night, on the other hand, seems to be set in an actual nightmare involving characters that are all-too-real. It gave me an uneasy feeling at times, like being trapped in a dream just before waking. You wake when the book finishes, half-dizzy, wondering what it meant Reviews: The Savage Night is the first book-length English translation of Dib's work.

Excerpt. Mohammed Dib, the prolific Algerian-born writer, is hailed not only as one of the founding fathers of North African literature but more generally as one of the leading French-language authors writing today. Dib suggests that the secret to understanding the.

Savage Night by Jim Thompson; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Thriller, Fiction. With equal parts blood phobia and blood lust, Allan Guthrie’s Savage Night unfolds over six short blood-blind hours in Scotland’s capital city.

Savage Night is the story of two families at murderous odds with one another: the Parks, led by ex-con Andy Park who (despite his pathological aversion to nnggghh blood) wants revenge for a (real or imagined) slight perpetrated by the Savages.

He concocts a blackmail scheme that goes horribly wrong when the Savages decide to take action s: Savage Night is another typical twisted crime novel with a knockout ending, from the one of those rare authors who turns pulp fiction into literary magic.

Although for me not as powerful or spellbinding as The Killer Inside Me, this novel still manages to shock and impress like so Reviews:. In his novel Savage Night, Jim Thompson takes us on a rather surreal adventure exemplifying the immense mental strain which comes with being a real-life reaper.

The novel begins by introducing us to Jake Winroy, a down-on-his-luck gambler who lost all of his fortune when the state decided to investigate his horse-betting ring earnings. The Paperback of the Savage Night by Allan Guthrie at Barnes & Noble.

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