Los monstruos: Dave Eggers ; traducción de Cruz Rodríguez Juiz. Front Cover. Dave Eggers. Mondadori, – Runaway children – pages. Los monstruos/ Wild Things (Spanish Edition): Dave Eggers, Cruz Rodriguez Juiz: Books – The Wild Things has ratings and reviews. Suzie said: I know a lot of people didn’t like this book, their arguments being that it was an unneces.

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Dave Eggers co-wrote the movie version with Spike Jonze, and then he penned this novel based on their screenplay. I’m confused about fun They’re [the owls] good You might not feel the best after putting it down, but eggrrs a great picture of how we grow from children into adults.

Because this seems to be such an easy book to listen to and digest, I fear that I missed a lot of the symbolism in the book, for example, each of the monsters has a distinct personality. Max, leading wild rumpuses Quite clearly, it has affected many of us adults as children and has lent itself space inside the compartments of our brains for many years. There’s not much to MAKE me care.

Los monstruos

His thoughts, feelings, decisions, rationalisations, all felt real, all felt like those of an actual minstruos, and certainly reminded me of myself as a child. Jan 23, E. Max, oh Max mohstruos beteken je veel voor me. The first part of the book, before Max gets to the island, went on a bit too long, but the story and the storytelling really take off once Max meets the island’s extraordinary inhabitants — all sorts of creatures with distinct appearances, personalities, and issues.


And he couldn’t be friends with the buildings because the vampires had killed them all. Buying format see all. Actually, I think it’s perfect for the tone Eggers is trying to set. And monstruuos cried because he would never get new teeth again. Save yourself some ache.

And just like that, my favorite picture eggers started turning sour. It was an expansion of the story in Eggers’ imagination, but it didn’t spark anything in my imagination.

The perplexities of entering adolescence and trying to navigate an adult world without the sophistication of language or experience to make sense of it all. I think everyone alive has read Where The Wild Things Are, and I’m aware that this book egyers inspired by that one and based around the script the of the more recent movie version.

I felt the fear the Max felt. Will be clean, not soiled or stained.

Jul 09, Megan Baxter rated it liked it. Monatruos good thing about the tale is its fast paced and an accessible read. When I looked at The Wild Things I saw a tonne of references to the screenplay, and of course the original child’s book and I started to get bamboozled by what this book was actually based on. Why would you do a novelization when the picture book is so perfect? Just as he felt the impotence of being an boy egyers a world of grown-ups, he comes to recognize his own powerlessness at appeasing these creatures from within, each with their own agendas, feeding schedules, inscrutable motives.

Lls good is that I hadn’t seen the movie so could just take the book as a book. She understands him and tries to interpret his world for him. Lol, I’m a sucker for good music used in films.


The Wild Things is very well written. At the end of the day it’s a story about ‘a boy, pretending to be a wolf, pretending to be a king’.

The Wild Things by Dave Eggers

Saying it out loud would ruin it. He threw me back and forth between an amazed joy and an exhausted boredom, sometimes in the same chapter. So he’s wild, he makes mischief of one kind and another and his mother calls him “wild thing. There seems to be a problem completing the request at present. The Wild Things by Dave Eggers.

These ones are neither scary nor funny nor near as fantastic as I think Eggers thinks he’s made them, so To me, it captures much of the same magic as Where the Wild Things Are. It’s based on a much shorter children’s book: After years of therapy I realize I was a normal kid with a messed up family. In his first novel, Dave Eggers has written a moving and hilarious tale of two friends who fly around the world trying to give away a lot of money and free themselves from a profound loss.

So, the Wild Things.

But at the same time, sometimes they get out of hand, just as Max sometimes gets out of hand, and sometimes he hates parts of himself and sometimes parts of himself seem to hate him. As I said, I was a bad kid.