[Read] ➫ Blindness Author José Saramago – Bluevapours.co.uk From Nobel Prize winning author Jos Saramago, a magnificent, mesmerizing parable of lossA city is hit by an epidemic of white blindness that spares no one Authorities confine the blind to an empty men From Nobel Prize winning author Jos Saramago, a magnificent, mesmerizing parable of lossA city is hit by an epidemic of white Blindness that spares no one Authorities confine the blind to an empty mental hospital, but there the criminal element holds everyone captive, stealing food rations and assaulting women There is one eyewitness to this nightmare who guides her charges among them a boy with no mother, a girl with dark glasses, a dog of tears through the barren streets, and their procession becomes as uncanny as the surroundings are harrowing As Blindness reclaims the age old story of a plague, it evokes the vivid and trembling horrors of the twentieth century, leaving readers with a powerful vision of the human spirit that s bound both by weakness and exhilarating strength.
Jos Saramago is one of the most important international writers of the last hundred years Born in Portugal in , he was in his sixties when he came to prominence as a writer with the publication of Baltasar and Blimunda A huge body of work followed, translated intothan forty languages, and in he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature Saramago died in June .
- 326 pages
- José Saramago
- 01 June 2018 José Saramago