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Breakfast with the Nikolides

Rumer Godden

Breakfast with the Nikolides

by Rumer Godden

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Published by Pan Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London, Davies, 1942.

Statementby Rumer Godden.
The Physical Object
Pagination190p. ;
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14991067M
ISBN 100330022822
OCLC/WorldCa30299847

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 prepared by an amateur chef too late at night for those who must digest it. 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.

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Margaret Rumer Godden OBE (10 December – 8 November ) was an English author of more than 60 fiction and nonfiction books written under the name of Rumer Godden. Nine of her works have been made into films, most notably Black Narcissus in A Born: Margaret Rumer Godden, 10 December , . used books, rare books and new books More editions of Breakfast with the Nikolides: Breakfast with the Nikolides: ISBN () Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from over , booksellers and 60+ websites worldwide.


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Dec 17,  · "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(10). 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/5. A number of her novels were inspired by her nearly four decades of life in India, including The River, Kingfishers Catch Fire, Breakfast with the Nikolides, and her final work, Cromartie vs.

the God Shiva, published in Brand: Open Road Media. Breakfast with the Nikolides: A Virago Modern Classic (Virago Modern Classics Book ) - Kindle edition by Rumer Godden, Rosie Thomas. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Dec 20,  · A number of her novels were inspired by her nearly four decades of life in India, including The River, Kingfishers Catch Fire, Breakfast with the Nikolides, and her final work, Cromartie vs 4/4(2).

Mar 16,  · Breakfast With the Nikolides by Rumer Godden – review Published three years after the better-known Black Narcissus, Breakfast With the Nikolides. Fleeing Paris during the second World War, Louise Pool and her two children, Emily and Binnie, arrive in the town of Amorra, in East Bengal, to stay with Louise’s estranged husband, Charles.

Editions for Breakfast With The Nikolides: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published Author: Rumer Godden. Feb 07,  · Breakfast with the Nikolides by Rumer Godden,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().

Mar 10,  · Breakfast With The Nikolides - Rumer Godden My reading life generally follows a path - I'll pick up a book, and it will lead onto another, and then another, until either it feels like I've come to the end of that particular road, or something comes along that I Author: Desperate Reader.

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[Rumer Godden] -- Louise sets out to India with her two daughters to stay with her estranged husband. They arrive at his farm in the vast and unstable plains of East Bengal and almost immediately the fragile Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.

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 eight years back, when he had parted with the wife whom he'd ceased to trust, to respect, but had never learned to hate; and a.

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Feb 03,  · 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.

Dec 17,  · "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(9). Aug 09,  · 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.

[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. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.

Some features of. Jun 19,  · The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The India Novels Volume One: Black Narcissus, Breakfast with the Nikolides, and The River by Rumer Godden at Barnes & B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpBrand: Open Road Media.

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.The influence of India is reflected in “Black Narcissus”, “The River”, “Kingfisher’s Catch Fire”, “Breakfast with the Nikolides” and recently republished, “The Lady and the Unicorn”.

Her time in France influenced the dramatic “Greengage Summer” and “Gypsy Gypsy”.Apr 13,  · Breakfast with the Nikolides was a book that demanded to be written, and though it seems at times the author is still working on clarifying her .