Boeken uit 1960 Beste Romans Verhalen Kinderboeken

Boeken uit 1960 beste romans kinderboeken en non-fictie en andere boeken. Welke opvallende boeken zijn er uitgegeven in 1964? Wat waren de meest opvallende romans en verhalenbundels? Welke non-fictie boeken trokken de aandacht. Kortom wat waren de boeken uit 1960 die het meeste opvielen, aandacht trokken en het beste waren. De boeken zijn alfabetisch ingedeeld op naam van de auteur.

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Boeken uit 1960 beste romans en andere boeken

Boeken uit 1960 - George Lamming - Season of AdventureSeason of Adventure

  • Schrijver: George Lamming  (Barbados)
  • Soort boek: politieke roman, sociale roman
  • Taal: Engels
  • Inhoud boek: First published in 1960, Season of Adventure details the story of Fola, a light-skinned middle-class girl who has been tipped out of her easy hammock of social privilege into the complex political and cultural world of her recently independent homeland, the Caribbean island of San Cristobal. After attending a ceremony of the souls to raise the dead, she is carried off by the unrelenting accompaniment of steel drums onto a mysterious journey in search of her past and of her identity. Gradually, she is caught in the crossfire of a struggle between people who have pawned their future to possessions and those condemned by lack of learning to a deeper truth. The music of the drums sounds throughout the novel, loud as gospel to a believer’s ears, and at the end stands alone as witness to the tradition which is slowly being destroyed in the name of European values.Whether through literary production or public pronouncements, George Lamming has explored the phenomena of colonialism and imperialism and their impact on the psyche of Caribbean people…lees verder >

Harper Lee To Kill A Mockingbird Amerikaanse roman uit 1960To Kill A Mockingbird

  • Schrijfster: Harper Lee (Verenigde Staten)
  • Soort boek: Amerikaanse roman
  • Taal: Engels
  • Uitgave: paperback / ebook
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 1961
  • Nederlandse vertaling: Spaar de spotvogel
  • Inhoud roman: Summers for Scout in the Deep South are long and golden. Her story is one of innocence, and growing up. It is also about justice. When Scout’s father Atticus Finch, a lawyer, agrees to defend a black man against an accusation by a white girl, he takes on the prejudice of the whole town. Through the case, Atticus teaches Scout that your imagination is not just for childhood games, but for understanding other people. Because you never really know a man until you stand in his shoes and walk around in them…lees verder >

Ana María Matute The Island Roman over MallorcaPrimera memoria

  • Schrijfster: Ana María Matute (Spanje)
  • Soort boek: autobiografische roman
  • Origineel: Primera memoria (1960)
  • Engelse vertaling: The Island
  • Inhoud roman: Expelled from her convent school for kicking the prioress, and abandoned by her father when her mother dies, rebellious teenager Matia is sent to live with her domineering grandmother on the island of Mallorca. In the hot, oppressive stillness of an adolescent summer, she learns to scheme with her cousin Borja, and finds herself increasingly drawn to the strange outsider Manuel. But civil war has come to Spain, and it will teach Matia about the adult world in ways she could not foresee…lees verder >