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year of the hare

Arto Paasilinna

year of the hare

by Arto Paasilinna

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Published by Owen, Unesco Pub., Distributed in the USA by Dufour Editions in London, Paris, Chester Springs, PA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementArto Paasilinna ; translated from the Finnish by Herbert Lomas.
SeriesUNESCO collection of representative works
ContributionsLomas, Herbert.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPH355.P22 J313 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination135 p. :
Number of Pages135
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL896650M
ISBN 100720609496, 9231030310
LC Control Number95188020
OCLC/WorldCa32700746

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The Year of the Hare is a book at once simple and deep. It's a thoroughly enjoyable read that challenges the reader's assumptions about what's important in life. Read more. 3 people found this helpful. Helpful.

Comment Report abuse. Amazon Customer. out of 5 stars A guy and a hare on a road trip. Very philosophical and very funny too: nice /5(). The book would have benefited from being told from the hare's perspective. As it is, Vatanen comes off as boring 'The Year of the Hare' is a Finnish book that has been translated into English.

In it, Vatanen picks up an injured hare and walks away from his life to just hang out for a year/5. The Year of the Hare is a book at once simple and deep. It's a thoroughly enjoyable read that challenges year of the hare book reader's assumptions about what's important in life.

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The book culminates with a wild chase across the snow that leads Vatanen (and his hare) into the Soviet Union, and eventually lands him in jail when he's sent back to Finland, a long count of charges against him having accumulated over the course of the year.

The Year of the Hare (Finnish: Jäniksen vuosi) is a Finnish drama film directed by Risto Jarva, starring Antti Litja as a man who leaves his office job in Helsinki to live in the wilderness with a hare.

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I really enjoyed being caught up in the hare's year and learnt a lot - particularly the time and effort (and utter discomfort!) necessary to capture the hare Reviews: The Year of the Hare.

This abrupt shift so diminished the story and brought into question anyone other than the reader's affinity for the hare that the book was no longer enjoyable. 5 people found this helpful Overall 2 out of 5 stars.

Performance. Book reviews. The Year of the Hare Arto Paasilinna Review by Katie Lewis. January It takes little to motivate middle-aged journalist Kaarlo Vatanen to turn in his notepad for a new adventure.

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