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The Parade From the bestselling author of The Monk of Mokha and The Circle comes a taut, suspenseful story of two foreigners role in a nation s fragile peaceAn unnamed country is leaving the darkness of a decade at war, and to commemorate the armistice the government commissions a new road connecting two halves of the state Two men, foreign contractors from the same company, are sent to finish the highway While one is flighty and adventurous, wanting to experience the nightlife and people, the other wants only to do the work and go home But both men must eventually face the absurdities of their positions, and the dire consequences of their presence With echoes of J M Coetzee and Graham Greene, this timeless novel questions whether we can ever understand another nation s war, and what role we have in forging anyone s peace ➷ [Reading] ➹ Gender in Psychoanalytic Space By Muriel Dimen ➬ – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk suspenseful story of two foreigners role in a nation s fragile peaceAn unnamed country is leaving the darkness of a decade at war ❴KINDLE❵ ❆ Insight and Interpretation Author Roy Schafer – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk and to commemorate the armistice the government commissions a new road connecting two halves of the state Two men ❮Reading❯ ➳ Good People in an Evil Time ➬ Author Svetlana Broz – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk foreign contractors from the same company [EPUB] ✵ On a Day Like This By Peter Stamm – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk are sent to finish the highway While one is flighty and adventurous ➫ [Ebook] ➦ Heart to Start By Derek Handley ➶ – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk wanting to experience the nightlife and people [BOOKS] ⚣ Light without Fire By Scott Korb – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk the other wants only to do the work and go home But both men must eventually face the absurdities of their positions [Ebook] ➠ Secrecy By Rupert Thomson – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk and the dire consequences of their presence With echoes of J M Coetzee and Graham Greene [KINDLE] ❅ The Silence and the Roar By Nihad Sirees – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk this timeless novel questions whether we can ever understand another nation s war [PDF / Epub] ★ Hard Country ✈ Robin Robilliard – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk and what role we have in forging anyone s peace


About the Author: Dave Eggers

Dave Eggers is the author of ten books, including most recently Your Fathers, Where Are They And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever , The Circle and A Hologram for the King, which was a finalist for the 2012 National Book Award He is the founder of McSweeney s, an independent publishing company based in San Francisco that produces books, a quarterly journal of new writing McSweeney s Quarterly Concern , and a monthly magazine, The Believer McSweeney s also publishes Voice of Witness, a nonprofit book series that uses oral history to illuminate human rights crises around the world Eggers is the co founder of 826 National, a network of eight tutoring centers around the country and ScholarMatch, a nonprofit organization designed to connect students with resources, schools and donors to make college possible He lives in Northern California with his family.



10 thoughts on “The Parade

  1. says:

    Paving the Road to HellWhat is the authentic measure of a human being his commitments to an important goal or his responses to unforeseen circumstances Commitments are professional responses are personal Com


  2. says:

    Four, a man aspiring to be an automaton, and assigned co worker, Nine pave a road across a war devastated countryside Nine is of a plant out of place He shouldn t be there Or as Four thinks Four had never met this


  3. says:

    What are we to make of his slight new novel, The Parade, a tale of Western assistance in the developing world The story opens in an unnamed country that has recently emerged from civil war To reunify this broken land, a


  4. says:

    In an unamed countryrecovery from the civil war marred with corruption and burdened by a new lawless government.two men named Four and Nine security company pseudonyms , are on a 12 day assignment to repair a road before a pl


  5. says:

    Two probably American contractors have to pave a new road across the blighted, war torn landscape of a Third World shithole probably in Africa so the new regime can have a parade on it A novel about road paving And it s as exciting


  6. says:

    Don t you see It s like a parade before the real parade This is one of hope A procession of longing Dave Eggers sets the wheels turning in this one He sets his storyline within the margins of an unnamed country ravaged by war for over te


  7. says:

    Excellent, the man said, walking briskly and squinting into the distance With a road like this, now it is possible to make plans Dave Eggers is a writer of the modern moral parable Yet often his moralizing can be somewhat simplistic or otherwi


  8. says:

    This novella offers an allegorical take on Western assistance in developing nations Two contract workers, only referred to as Four and Nine, are sent to an unnamed country marred by civil war in order to complete a strategically important road, hopi


  9. says:

    A modern fable of a road turns into a thoughtful read on colonialism and exploitationEggers is a bit of a hit or miss author for me I loved the Circle but hated a Hologram for the King This book falls a bit in between, but offers plenty of content to pond


  10. says:

    There are some books that are slow to begin with but which deliver later, and others that promise much but fall away in the denouement I would say that The Parade falls into the latter category The story centres around two Westerners employed to construct a roa


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