Mr. Vogel #2020

Mr. Vogel By LloydJones Mr Vogel The quirky exploits of Mr Vogel a strange solitary man who leaves his car lights on so that people will knock on his door is documented in this warm hearted novel about a man s dreams for love fri
  • Title: Mr. Vogel
  • Author: LloydJones
  • ISBN: 9781854113801
  • Page: 393
  • Format: Paperback
  • Mr. Vogel By LloydJones The quirky exploits of Mr Vogel, a strange, solitary man who leaves his car lights on so that people will knock on his door, is documented in this warm hearted novel about a man s dreams for love, friendship, and freedom Mr Vogel s life unexpectedly changes when an unorthodox competition wins him a fortune of money, a beautiful house, a quaint little croft, and a pagodaThe quirky exploits of Mr Vogel, a strange, solitary man who leaves his car lights on so that people will knock on his door, is documented in this warm hearted novel about a man s dreams for love, friendship, and freedom Mr Vogel s life unexpectedly changes when an unorthodox competition wins him a fortune of money, a beautiful house, a quaint little croft, and a pagoda Odd circumstances then compel him to embark upon a quixotic walking tour of Wales, and he soon finds himself traveling backward in time, visiting his childhood and even observing the development of his country s history and literature At the core of this humorous and gentle tale is a rumination on the importance of hope.
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    About "LloydJones"

    1. LloydJones

      Lloyd Jones is a contemporary novelist from Wales.He formerly worked on a farm and as a newspaper editor, a lecturer and a mencap nurse His first two novels were both published through Welsh publishing house Seren Mr Vogel 2004 , winner of the McKitterick Prize, was based partly upon Jones walking completely around Wales, a 1000 mile journey he is the first Welsh person to do so His second book, Mr Cassini 2006 , was partially inspired by his walking across Wales in seven different directions it won the Wales Book of the Year award 2007 His third book, My First Colouring Book, a collection of short stories and essays, was published in October 2008 He published a novel in Welsh, Y D r, with Y Lolfa in June 2009.

    696 thoughts on “Mr. Vogel”

    1. Delightfully dense, intricately woven meander around Wales in search of the truth behind the fictitious Mr Vogel.


    2. The discovery of an unfinished manuscript in an antiquarian bookshop inspires a picaresque ramble around Wales in search of the titular Mr Vogel Lloyd Jones playfully weaves through layer upon layer of storytelling to create a modern day myth As in the ancient tales and legends encountered on the narrator s thousand mile walk around Wales, characters and chronologies are confused, and alternate realities interact Part mystery and part travelogue, it adds up to a passionate meditation on what it [...]



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