Yugoopera

Yugoopera

by Fabio Goran, Nella Robertsen

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Overview

Novel in eight acts taking place at the time of 1980s' economic crisis and 1990s' civil war in ex-Yugoslavia, seen through two pairs of eyes and sung in duets.

Lyrical, evocative, and erotic, Yugoopera follows the parallel life stories of Nora and Nikola intertwined with their friends' paths and turbulent happenings in a country that is no more.

The extroverted pianist and the quiet artistic linguist live the full scope of sweet and sour experiences, accompanied by music, which lead them by accords and notes into a new country.

From trips all over Europe to mom's warm kitchen, from the war zone to watering geraniums on the terrace, from existential problems to candle-lit dinners, singing love in all its shapes and forms.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781641820028
Publisher: Austin-Macauley Publishers Ltd
Publication date: 03/30/2018
Pages: 526
Product dimensions: 5.06(w) x 7.81(h) x 1.06(d)

About the Author

Fabio Goran is a flight attendant. When he doesn't travel the world, he teaches music and gives piano concerts. He lives in Montreal with his partner.

Nella Robertsen works for a courier company. She is a painter, regular gym goer, and Yoga enthusiast living in Montreal.

Table of Contents

Act I 19

Somewhere in the South 19

Act II 39

The Call of the Big City 39

Act III 103

Transformations 103

Act IV 147

Who Turned off the Light? 147

Act V 179

Adagio 179

Act VI 231

The Sound of Freedom 231

Act VII 317

Enchanted by the Song Without Words 317

Act VIII 441

God Has More than One Name 441

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