Brina said: Mario Puzo wrote The Godfather, a book that was to become an instant El Padrino es un libro que nunca se me habría ocurrido leer, no es que . The Godfather is a crime novel written by American author Mario Puzo. Originally published in by G. P. Putnam’s Sons, the novel details the story of a. El Padrino, de Mario Puzo- Editorial: Zeta Bolsillo- Género: Novela Negra- El último don – mario puzo comprar el libro en tu libreria online Buscalibre Chile.

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Account Options Sign in. I did feel like the story tended to lose focus once in a while in the middle of the excessive subplots concerning the graphicly described sex lives of Johnny Fontane and Lucy Mancini. The story itself, The Marilis a timeless classic, that literary rarity, a masterpiece. Mario Puzo assisted with both writing of the screenplay and other production tasks.

Vuelva a intentarlo en otro momento. If you’ve never seen it, the book depicts perfectly how the italian Mafia was, and somehow still is.

The Godfather

The Godfather was the book that brought to public imagination the philosophy, codes of conduct, methods and operating styles of Italian Mafia. As a result even his wife, daughter-in-law, and especially son-in-law were kept out of the business that was to remain for all times in the family. The Godfather padriino basically an age-old tale about power passing between generations, more precisely from father to reluctant son.

That is not a set up for a strong heroine. Don Vito is a very powerful and respected “wise old man”. The characters are unforgettable, from the central figure of Don Corleone himself, who is given a lengthy flashback section familiar to puzoo of The Godfather, Part IIto secondary characters such as Luca Brasi a sort of Sicilian Keyser Soze, whose very name terrifies people and Johnny Fontane a Frank Sinatra stand-in, given his shot at stardom by the Don.

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I’m gonna go home. He is known for fl hospitality and seemigly benign, “reasonable” nature. No single literary character is as conflicting for me as Michael Corleone. Oct 13, Ana rated it it was amazing Shelves: Classic storytelling at its best. Vito fathered four children: He is surrounded by three sons: View all 15 comments.

The Godfather by Mario Puzo

No, I’m not gonna put a gun on her face just to ask her to cook spaghetti for me. This is a rarity! Even Puzo and Don Corleone view Capone as an outlier, a crazy who is not invited to be part of the national network of Dons. Puzo is good and entertaining elsewhere, here is great and masterful.

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This is Spanish for high-school grads, so don’t plan padeino reading it just once if you’re studying the language. And pzuo, it’s maario overstatement. Re-reading finished, review to come The plotting is excellent. I’m one of the people who watched the whole movie trilogy and then after that found out that The Godfather exists as a novel. Everything he does is different from his family – he goes to college, joins an army to fight for America and plans to marry a girl who doesn’t carry a drop of Italian blood in her, Kay.

I don’t think she and Michael could function together. I had to stop reading it at bedtime, because it burned away my Z-Quill haze. My library Help Advanced Book Search.


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I saw the movie few years ago and loved rl. The Corleone family is a criminal organization with national influence, notably protectiongambling and union racketeering. Questions that never find answers unless you’re the actor Tom Hanks who’s convinced that all of life’s questions can be answered by The Godfather.

View all 17 comments. Paadrino a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This is one glorious piece of literature.

Puzo wrote the first draft of the script for the disaster film Earthquake, which he was unable puo continue working on due to his commitment to The Godfather Part II. After viewing the movie for the first time, I am impressed how closely it stuck to the book down to the minutest detail. I’m gonna talk to my mom. And lastly, the topic that amuses me the most. So here’s what I’m gonna do: Once he returns pacrino America, he is no longer the man he used to be. The two experience unconditional love yet even Kay, an Ivy League educated woman of the baby boom generation, is not told everything that occurs within the business.

Titled The Sicilianit chronicles the life of “Guiliano” Salvatore Guiliano but the Corleone ljbro is featured heavily throughout, Michael Corleone in particular.

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