By Andrea De Carlo
Mara Abbiati, scultrice di grandi gatti in pietra, e suo marito Craig Nolan, famoso antropologo inglese, hanno una piccola casa di vacanza vicino a Canciale, paesino ligure arrampicato tra il mare e l'Appennino. Un mattino d'estate Craig sale sul tetto in step with controllare da dove sia entrata l. a. pioggia di un temporale estivo, e ci cade attraverso, quasi spezzandosi una gamba.
Alla disperata ricera di qualcuno che gli aggiusti los angeles casa, vengono in contatto con Ivo Zanovelli, un costruttore con molte ombre nella vita.
Nel corso di pochi giorni di un luglio incandescente l'equilibro già precario di ognuno dei tre si rompe, e fa emergere con violenza dubbi, contraddizioni, desideri fino a quel momento dormienti.
In "Cuore Primitivo", il suo diciottesimo romanzo, Andrea De Carlo utilizza le tecniche di spostamento della prospettiva sviluppate in "Giro di vento", "Leielui" e "Villa Metaphora", in step with raccontare a capitoli alterni le ragioni dei tre protagonisti in tutta l. a. loro complessa, incontrollabile verità.
"Non sarà facile dimenticare i protagonisti di "Cuore Primitivo" ... los angeles specifica indole dell'autore di leggere tra le righe della contemporaneità è diventata esemplare."
- Sergio Pent, "La Stampa"
"De Carlo sa quando ha in pugno il suo lettore."
- Cinzia Fiori, "Corriere della Sera
"Una prosa densa di fermenti, elettrica ... un'articolazione indimenticabile, un fraseggio intenso che nasce dai cambi di punta di vista, dalle posizioni di guardia delle tre determine centrali sottoposte a uno scalpellìo di anime."
- Giuseppe Amoroso, "Il Tempo"
"Ogni capitolo ha una sua atmosfera musicale: mosso, andante, adaggio ... "
- Antonella Viale, "Il Secolo XIX"
"De Carlo ha una capacità straordinaria di raccontare gli ingranaggi complessi e le svolte inaspettate della vita."
- Romano Montroni, "Corriere di Bologna"
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Then it’ll be up to her what we do next. ” “I’ve trusted her with my dreams, Elisa. And I hardly know her, because we were estranged for so long. ” “Or wonder. Wonder is the other side of that coin, isn’t it? A baby of your own? ” Kendra tried to send her mind down a more productive path.
By the time the girls came racing back, the muffins were arranged on a stoneware platter, a pitcher of tea sat on the counter next to a carafe of coffee and the fruit salad was adorned with sprigs of mint. ” Hannah said. Granny Grace? Of all the people Jamie had anticipated, Cash’s grandmother hadn’t been one of them. She stepped out from behind the breakfast bar just as one of the least grandmotherlylooking women she had ever seen crossed the threshold. Granny Grace was tall, almost as tall as Cash, who entered behind her.