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Breakfast with the Nikolides.

Rumer Godden

Breakfast with the Nikolides.

by Rumer Godden

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination291 p.
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23334462M

used books, rare books and new books 'Breakfast with the Nikolides' More editions of Breakfast with the Nikolides: Founded in , has become a leading book price comparison site: Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from over , booksellers and BREAKFAST WITH THE NIKOLIDES—Rumer Godden—Little, Brown ($). Rumer Godden is one of the most interesting of bad writers, or else one of the most unsatisfying of good ones. Breakfast With the Nikolides is much sharper and more mature than Gypsy, Gypsy (TIME, Aug. 12, ), yet as a whole the book is like an overcomplicated omelet.

  Breakfast With The Nikolides by Rumer Godden was first published in and it’s one of her several books with an Indian setting, a small agricultural town in East Bengal to be precise. Charles Pool is a farmer there and his estranged wife Louise and two daughters are just about to arrive from France as Hitler’s occupation was imminent. Breakfast with the Nikolides by Rumer Godden. I loved Impunity Jane when I read it to my daughter years ago, and this book had been calling to me from the used book section at Gibson’s for weeks when I finally bought it. When the book begins, Louise Poole and her two daughters, Emily and Binnie, have arrived in India where Charles Poole has.

  The three early novels, Black Narcissus (), Breakfast with the Nikolides () and Kingfishers Catch Fire (), along with The River (), . In What's for Breakfast?, students learn about some of the nutritious and delicious foods that children enjoy for the most important meal of the day. Vibrant photographs, simple sentences, and high-frequency words support early emergent readers. Students will have the opportunity to identify the author's purpose and practice visualizing skills.


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Breakfast with the Nikolides is an unusual book set in East Bengal, India in a small agricultural town. There are many characters, which is a little off putting at first, but they merge together wonderfully as the story progresses.

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She may not, perhaps, be Thomas Hardy or David Mitchell, but she is undoubtedly a writer whose works remain with you a long time after they are read/5(10). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Breakfast with the Nikolides: A Novel by Rumer Godden at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Open Road Media. "Breakfast with the Nikolides" is undoubtedly an unusual book, but in a very good way. Rumer Godden has a gift of prose, and of imagery. She may not, perhaps, be Thomas Hardy or David Mitchell, but she is undoubtedly a writer whose works remain with you a long time after they are read/5(24).

Published three years after the better-known Black Narcissus, Breakfast With the Nikolides tells of the loss of a young girl's innocence Lucy Scholes Sat 16. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the Breakfast with the Nikolides.

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World of Books USA was founded in Book Condition:VERYGOOD. Get this from a library. Breakfast with the Nikolides. [Rumer Godden] -- The story of an Englishman who runs the Government Farm in East Bengal, and of the strange things that happen there when his hated wife and two small daughters arrive.

Breakfast with the Nikolides by Rumer Godden, Rosie Thomas Rumer Goddens story is of a family whose relationships with each other are as fragile and complicated as their relationships with India and her people.

But just as the cracks and holes in the house they live in are papered over, somehow they manage to sustain the impression of respectability to the outside Edition: jpg.

BREAKFAST WITH THE NIKOLIDES. by Rumer Godden ‧ RELEASE DATE: Feb. 3, A fascinating book, whose appeal is hard to describe. The story revolves around two figures, -- a father, who had made a life for himself alone, steeping himself in his work in an Indian agricultural school, pricking, memory continually with reminders of the life.

Editions for Breakfast With The Nikolides: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published Author: Rumer Godden. Buy Breakfast with the Nikolides: A Virago Modern Classic (Virago Modern Classics) by Godden, Rumer, Thomas, Rosie (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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A troubled European family struggles to make a life in India during WWII in Brand: Open Road Media. I've seen 'Breakfast With The Nikolides' referred to somewhere as a coming of age story but that's not at all how I saw it - to me it'a a book about it's both these things and more, 'Breakfast With The Nikolides' is beautiful, perceptive, moving - essentially far to good a book to fit into one little box, but on this reading this is what I made of it Author: Desperate Reader.

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ISBN: Includes an Introduction by Yvonne Roberts, and the short story A Red Doe pages. My rating: 7/ Though frequently listed as one of Rumer Godden’s “children’s” books, Breakfast with the Nikolides is a decidedly adult novel, chock full of dark and difficult themes: sexual.

Breakfast with the Nikolides is an unusual book set in East Bengal, India in a small agricultural town. There are many characters, which is a little off putting at first, but they merge together wonderfully as the story progresses.

Hardworking and respected Englishman Charles Pool, builds up and then runs the Government farm.4/5(20). Breakfast with the Nikolides – Rumer Godden – 3 stars Rumer Godden is a British-born writer who was brought up in India, so with this information in mind I was really excited to have a read of something she’d written – I thought her perspective would be interesting.

‘Interesting’, though, is perhaps a little generous.Breakfast With the Nikolides (Book): Godden, Rumer, Breakfast With the Nikolides A Novel (eBook): Godden, Rumer: A troubled European family struggles to make a life in India during WWII in this "absorbing" novel from a New York Times-bestselling author (Kirkus Reviews).

Eight years ago, Louise Pool left her husband, Charles, in India, fleeing a marriage marked by anger, disillusion, and mistrust.