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The pollen room

a novel

by ZoГ« Jenny

  • 340 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.,
  • Fathers and daughters -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsGaffney, Elizabeth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT2670.E49 B5813 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143 p. ;
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL384810M
    ISBN 100684854589
    LC Control Number98047401
    OCLC/WorldCa40126879

    Plot summary. Pollen is the sequel to Vurt and concerns the ongoing struggle between the real world and the virtual world. When concerning the virtual world, some references to Greek mythology are noticeable, including Persephone and Demeter, the river Styx and Charon, and Hades (portrayed by the character John Barleycorn).The novel is set in : Jeff Noon. Michael Kevin Pollan (/ ˈ p ɒ l ə n /; born February 6, ) is an American author, journalist, activist, and the Lewis K. Chan Arts Lecturer and Professor of Practice of Non-Fiction at Harvard University. Pollan is also professor of journalism at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism.. Pollan is best known for his books which explore the socio-cultural impacts of food in books Alma mater: Bennington College, Columbia University.

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      10 Ways To Fight Pollen At Home. Houzz Former Contributor. Go to the laundry room and put what you can right into the washer or . Pollen Street by ROOMY, Two-bedroom Flat – Book your room for the Pollen Street by ROOMY, Two-bedroom Flat hotel in on ViaMichelin. ViaMichelin and its partners allow you to book the hotel, bed and breakfast or apartment of your choice in just a few clicks.8/10(32).


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Her first novel, The Pollen Room (), won her global critical acclaim and is the all-time best-selling debut novel by a Swiss author. Translated into 27 languages, the novel propelled her across the globe for readings and talks in schools and universities as far away as Japan, China and the Zoë Jenny was born in in Basel, Switzerland and spent parts of her childhood in /5.

In Swiss writer Zoë Jenny's haunting debut novel, The Pollen Room, an absent mother poisons her daughter's world, down to its very air.

Always on her way out the door, trailing scarves, hair, and discarded blossoms in her wake, Lucy is so distracted, unmaternal, and alluring that it's hard to say whether she makes things worse for the narrator--her daughter, Jo--when she's around 4/5(2).

The POLLEN ROOM: A NOVEL [Zoe Jenny] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.3/5(1). This short novel was a big hit in Switzerland when the Swiss author published it at age 23 in It’s a coming of age novel about a young girl from a broken home struggling to find meaning in life.

Her mother left her father and walked out of her life when she was very young. Her mother’s second husband, an artist, has just died.4/5(2). The Pollen Room Zoe Jenny, Author, Elizabeth Gaffney, Translator Simon leaves kindergarten-age Jo in the care of her father, a publisher of books.

Mother Of Pearl Books via United States: Hardcover, ISBN Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Very good. The Pollen Room by Zoe Jenny Hardcover 1st First Edition /5(). The Pollen Room (German: Das Blütenstaubzimmer) is the debut novel by Swiss author Zoë Jenny. Published inthe book was a literary and commercial success in Switzerland and across Europe.

The novel was published in Germany by Frankfurter Verlagsanstalt, with an advance of less t marks. The Pollen Room Full Description: "Tells the story of a girl abandoned by her mother and neglected by her father, as she seeks love in a dangerous world of sex and drugs and finds reconciliation with her troubled mother.

Spend a moment from your computer, open the The Pollen Room book, and rebuild your soul a bit. The world is dense and brimming with layers, hybrid human/animal/plant characters, and a mutliplicity of 'dimensions'.

The pace is a bit of an accordion--compressed in quick action one moment, then stretched out with leisure the next. Jeff Noon's "Pollen" is written in a very nebulous, stream-of-consciousness POV.4/5. Apprenticing himself to a succession of culinary masters, Pollan learns how to grill with fire, cook with liquid, bake bread, and ferment everything from cheese to beer.

In. During her breakdown, Lucy closed herself in an empty room with nothing in it but gathered pollen—a fact that gives the book its title but little else, since elsewhere Lucy seems little more than a shallow middle-ager looking for a rich man and hoping not to get wrinkly too : Zoë Jenny.

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This short novel was a big hit in Switzerland when the Swiss author published it at age 23 in Its a coming of age novel about a young girl from a broken home struggling to find meaning in life. Her mother left her father and walked out of her life when she was very young.

In Swiss writer Zoë Jenny's haunting debut novel, The Pollen Room, an absent mother poisons her daughter's world, down to its very air. Always on her way out the door, trailing scarves, hair, and discarded blossoms in her wake, Lucy is so distracted, unmaternal, and alluring that it's hard to say whether she Author: Zoe Jenny.

Summary: The memoir of a girl, daughter of divorced parents. The heroine describes life with her father, her loneliness, her parents' respective affairs, her own romance and abortion, and the way she saves her mother from a mental breakdown when the mother's boyfriend dies.

By a. The Pollen Room. By ZOË JENNY Simon & Schuster. Read the Review. When my mother moved to an apartment a few blocks away, I remained with Father.

The building we lived in smelled of damp stone. During the daytime, my father made books on a printing press in the laundry room. No one ever bought the books my father published, and so he took. The No1 Ethical retailer for Books, CD’s, DVD’s & Games. 30 Day Refund Guarantee Categories: Fiction; The Pollen Room.

by Michael Hofmann (Author), ZoeJenny (Author) New Paperback $ Synopsis. Jo watches her mother's ritual of. By Brett Kelly First published in Germany two years ago as Das Blutenstaubzimmer, Zoe Jenny’s The Pollen Room (Simon & Schuster; $20) is a quick lesson in Author: Brett Kelly.

Purchase Pollen - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNBook Edition: 1. This short novel was a big hit in Switzerland when the Swiss author published it at age 23 in It’s a coming of age novel about a young girl from a broken home struggling to find meaning in life. Her mother left her father and walked out of her life when she was very young.

Her mother’s second husband, an artist, has just died.3/5. The Pollen Book, Chapter 1 Bee Product Science, 15 January 2 Pollen: Collection, Harvest, Composition, Quality Stefan Bogdanov The old Egyptians describe it as "a life-giving dust." In ancient Greece the pollen pellets, carried on the bee’s legs were considered to be made of Size: KB.“A room of one’s own: is there anybody who hasn’t at one time or another wished for such a place, hasn’t turned those soft words over until they’d assumed a habitable shape?” When writer Michael Pollan decided to plant a garden, the result was an award-winning treatise on the borders between nature and contemporary life, the.The Pollen Room is narrated by Jo, a teenage girl growing up amid the pieces of a shattered family life.

Her divorced and dysfunctional parents form the absent center of Jo's drifting days. Her divorced and dysfunctional parents form the absent center of Jo's drifting days.