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The Mountain [NOOK Book]

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Set during the Croatian War of Independence, The Mountain is the story of a journalist and his wife who try to escape the ravages of war while trying to rebuild trust after her yearlong affair. After abandoning her on suspicion of further infidelity, he encounters a massacre in a small village and then wonders if his distrust has endangered her life and so tries desperately to find and save her.

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The Mountain

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Overview

Set during the Croatian War of Independence, The Mountain is the story of a journalist and his wife who try to escape the ravages of war while trying to rebuild trust after her yearlong affair. After abandoning her on suspicion of further infidelity, he encounters a massacre in a small village and then wonders if his distrust has endangered her life and so tries desperately to find and save her.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940044555280
  • Publisher: David Antonelli
  • Publication date: 5/25/2013
  • Series: Andrassy út , #2
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 519,575
  • File size: 186 KB

Meet the Author

David Antonelli was born in Chicago in 1963. He was educated at The University of Alberta, Oxford, Caltech, and MIT. In 2010 he published his first novel The Narcissist, followed by The False Man in 2011. His film credits include Inbetween (2008), which was nominated for awards at several international film festivals, Finding Rudolf Steiner (Documentary, Official Selection Calgary International Film Festival 2006, now available on DVD), Lucifer Gnosis (short), Forever (16 mm short), Dreaming (16 mm short, named in top three at the Montreal International Student Film Festival, 1989), La Toyson D’Or (16 mm short), and The Chalk Elephant (16 mm short). He currently lives in Cardiff and teaches at the University of Glamorgan.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 20, 2013

    This is a more than worthy follow up to the first novel in this

    This is a more than worthy follow up to the first novel in this series - a story about war and its affect on relationships as much as it is the personal path of self discovery for the protagonist...great writing too! 

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 6, 2013

    Less than 100 pages. Confusing tale about an escape by Americans into Hungrary

    This short book is a bout 100 pages long. It is well edited. I did not enjoy it very much. It is about an American couple with marital problems, fleeing ftom soldiers in Croatia and trying to walk to Hungrary. Along the way a renegrade soldier joins them and a series of unfortunate events ensue. This book was not for me. I did not care for many things about it, including the lack of a satisfactory ending. Some violence besets the two, there are several murders, which were not very descriptive. No sex or cursing. But there were sexual referances and talk of adultry. I found this book to be most unsastisfactory and do not wish to recommend it to anyone. Readers should be 18 and up. All I can say is read it for yourself, perhaps you will enjoy it more than I did. This simply is not the genre for me.

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