La primera edició de la novel·la Mecanoscrit del segon origen es va publicar el Ha estat, fins ara, l’obra més llegida del seu autor, Manuel de Pedrolo. Mecanoscrit del segon origen [Manuel De Pedrolo Molina] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Rare book. Typescript of the Second Origin is a science fiction novel written by Manuel de Pedrolo in , Original title, Mecanoscrit del segon origen. Translator, Sara Martín Alegre. Country, Spain. Language, Catalan. Subject, Dystopia. Genre, Novel, science fiction.

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A dramatic love story about a couple of teenagers trying to survive and to perpetuate in a post-apocalyptic world. No trivia or quizzes yet.

I remember I was “in love” of a girl named Alba like the main character at that time and I used to fantasize about the two of us being the last survivors on Earth. I absolutely LOVE when Alba, the protagonist, wants to destroy a book about demons and devils and Christian obedience, but then thinks better of it and values its right to exist as an ideology, albeit one she disagrees with.

You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Want to Read saving…. Typescript of the Second Origin Catalan: It is then when some UFOs destroy it all, but they survive as they were under the water.

Mecanoscrit del segon origen

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. There was little in the way of suspense the couple occasions where there was a possibility mwcanoscrit suspense, such as when they encounter one of the aliens, or a group of three armed survivors who want to rape Alba and kill Didac, the author dispatches the enemies in a sentence or two, and gets back to the children’s wanderings.


The two children m The best-selling book in the history of Catalan literature, this is a post-apocalyptic story originally published in the s. Lists with This Book.

Books with missing cover Articles containing Catalan-language text All stub articles. The book opens with Alba, a 14 year old white girl, diving beneath the water to save a drowning 9 year old black boy, Didac.

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They will basically learn from everything that will happen to them illnesses, enemy defense and from the information they collect. Me ha gustado la historia pero no me ha vuelto loco por ella.

Some aspects of this will probably challenge taboos, but overall I thought it was a great survival story of two innocent kids. Quotes from Mecanoscrit del s I like that their very survival depends on reading books learning the basics of medicine, for example. Nov 27, Olethros rated it really liked it.

Lo que nos cuenta. La premisa era interesante: There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Paperbackpages. During the following four years, they will have to wise up on their own to survive in a destroyed world and to face all sorts of troubles and difficulties that will make them mature fast. They will run away from the epidemia and will take refuge in a farmhouse, where they will find dead people and survivors, they will walk by the ruins of Barcelona and the Mediterranean Sea.

Trivia About Mecanoscrit del s Only, for some reason, have birds, insects, and plants survived. They will realise the importance of knowledge by keeping and reading books.

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Mecanoscrit del segon origen by Manuel de Pedrolo

Muy entretenida y enternecedora. The book explores the relationship between the two kids and the recreation of a world, as a utopia. The narrator is omniscient and uses plenty of descriptions.


L’any va rebre el Premi d’Honor de les Lletres Catalanes. Apr 01, Crapness rated it it was amazing. Retrieved April 3, Some moments in the book are pretty indicative of its date of publication.

Mecanoscrti also liked the fact the two children were of different races as well as their efforts to preserve books for the generations after them. Further suggestions might be found on the article’s meccanoscrit page. The narration is structured in chapters that always start the same way: Y ese final imagino que es por ir terminando el libro porque es totalmente gratuito.

I like the criticism of machismo and organized religion. I like that their v My first stab at Catalan literature is appropriately a young adult novel, a testament to my current level of Catalan, but the subject matter ep Mecanoscrit del segon origen is by no means juvenile.

A pesar de ser una novela realmente catastrofista, aquello que narra tiene sus bases razonables.

However, the majority of the idealogy in the book is quite progressive especially for its time, and I love that it is required reading for most Catalan high-schoolers. Refresh and try again. Jun 29, Fabianne Furman rated it really liked it. Alba y Bruno deben luchar mecaoscrit sobrevivir y por buscar supervivientes. Y si se habl 2 Spoilers. It starts out strong, and Segin really liked the first half or so, but at some point, it started getting a bit long-winded and boring.