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➷ [Reading] ➹ Black Narcissus By Rumer Godden ➬ – Posthd.pro In the days when it was the General's 'harem' palace ladies with their retinues and rich clothes could be seen walking on the high windy terraces At night music floated out over villages and gorges faIn the days when it was the General's 'harem' palace ladies with their retinues and rich clothes could be seen walking on the high windy terraces At night music floated out over villages and gorges far int.

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  1. Henry Avila Henry Avila says:

    PDF/EPUB posthd.pro ¶ Black Narcissus eBook Ê black pdf, narcissus pdf, Black Narcissus PDF/EPUBHigh in the hills of the Himalayas five English Anglican nuns are sent to build a school hospital and a chapel to help the natives in India but the sisters are the ones who will receive an education The previous attempt by The Brothers lasted five months something inexplicable unforeseen unsaid materialized and words are inadeuate to explain the phenomenon that caused the failure or is it real? Set apparently in the 1930's when communication wa


  2. Petra-Eggs Sunny Side Up Petra-Eggs Sunny Side Up says:

    PDF/EPUB posthd.pro ¶ Black Narcissus eBook Ê black pdf, narcissus pdf, Black Narcissus PDF/EPUBIf you have read The Nun's Story by Kathryn Hulme or seen the film starring the exuisite Audrey Hepburn then you will immediately recognise that Rumer Godden's Black Narcissus is a similar story transplanted to the cold windiness of the Himalayas from the feverish heat of the Belgian Congo The seductive Dr Fortunati of the Nun's Story becomes the British agent Mr Dean in the Black Narcissus If you like nun's stories with plenty of sexual tension a tragic death and natives who don't live up to expectations then both these books and films are very good They are essentially variations on a theme and both reach the same conclusion a convent of European nuns in medieval outfits no matter how well meaning are going to find it impossible to impose their philosophy morals or culture in any way on


  3. Chrissie Chrissie says:

    PDF/EPUB posthd.pro ¶ Black Narcissus eBook Ê black pdf, narcissus pdf, Black Narcissus PDF/EPUBWhen I run into fiction that I think is marvelous I am totally blown away I admire an author who is able to create a moving story based solely on their imagination and creative ability Their life experiences will naturally play in too They make something wonderful from nothing; they make something new that has never existed before This deserves recognition and applauseThis book is intense; you are drawn in and don’t want to put it down It has humor and I liked very much what it says The prose is lovely What to tell you? First of all the GR book description compares this to A Passage to India Forget that Th


  4. Connie G Connie G says:

    PDF/EPUB posthd.pro ¶ Black Narcissus eBook Ê black pdf, narcissus pdf, Black Narcissus PDF/EPUBIn northern India the former harem palace of Mopu is situated in the windy mountains with a view of the snowy peaks of the Himalayas The General has invited some English nuns to open a convent school and medical clinic in the building When they visit the site the English agent Mr Dean tells them This is no place for a nunnery He can


  5. Idarah Idarah says:

    PDF/EPUB posthd.pro ¶ Black Narcissus eBook Ê black pdf, narcissus pdf, Black Narcissus PDF/EPUBNun's the word Ya heard? Seriously though I love nun themed stories films booksyou name it Even fake nuns fascinate me Remember Nuns on the Run and all the Sister Act movies? Exactly They're hip devoted sweet stern selfless and wellsometimes down right scaryI fell in love with the film adaptation of Godden's Black Narcissus many years ago and vowed to read the book because there were certain aspects of the plot that I didn't really understand Now that I've read it I am even fascinated and enad with the concept this book A small order of nuns are invited high into the Himalayas to set up a convent in a rundown palace that once se


  6. Mariel Mariel says:

    PDF/EPUB posthd.pro ¶ Black Narcissus eBook Ê black pdf, narcissus pdf, Black Narcissus PDF/EPUBRumer Godden's Black Narcissus is out of print so if you can't find it in your local library or used bookstore I'd recommend watching the classic film which is also marvelous Deborah Kerr one of my favorite actresses ever is in it Filmmakers Pressburger and Powell also made The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp that's also fantastic Kerr is in that too I saw it during my nun phase of 20


  7. Toby Toby says:

    PDF/EPUB posthd.pro ¶ Black Narcissus eBook Ê black pdf, narcissus pdf, Black Narcissus PDF/EPUBThere's a very real chance that if I hadn't already seen the wonderful Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger movie adaptation that I would have loved this book but there's also an even greater chance that if I hadn't already loved the movie I wouldn't have even picked up a novel about the passions and repressions of some Ca


  8. MomToKippy MomToKippy says:

    PDF/EPUB posthd.pro ¶ Black Narcissus eBook Ê black pdf, narcissus pdf, Black Narcissus PDF/EPUBI just don't get this Everything about it is wandering The narrative is confusing lack of character development and I don't see a point It is somewhat humorous Oddly I was reminded of DuMaurier reading this And then I noticed someone else mentioned this I did not love her writing either Oh well just could not connect


  9. Mary Durrant Mary Durrant says:

    PDF/EPUB posthd.pro ¶ Black Narcissus eBook Ê black pdf, narcissus pdf, Black Narcissus PDF/EPUBA beautiful evocative bookExuisite writing with wonderful descriptions of the scenery which makes you feel as if you are thereThe nun's have to come to terms with their own desires which leads to the dramatic conclusionA real page turner with wonderful charactersThe first I've read of hers but will be looking out for


  10. Cee Martinez Cee Martinez says:

    PDF/EPUB posthd.pro ¶ Black Narcissus eBook Ê black pdf, narcissus pdf, Black Narcissus PDF/EPUBA group of nuns led by stubborn Irish born Sister Clodagh are assigned to a remote estate in the Himalayas to start a convent run a school and an infirmary for the local villagers It's a monumental task that Sister Clodagh feels tentatively up to and one alread


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