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Fear and Trembling According To Ancient Japanese Protocol, Foreigners Deigning To Approach The Emperor Did So Only With Fear And Trembling Terror And Self Abasement Conveyed Respect Am Lie, Our Well Intentioned And Eager Young Western Heroine, Goes To Japan To Spend A Year Working At The Yumimoto Corporation Returning To The Land Where She Was Born Is The Fulfillment Of A Dream For Am Lie Working There Turns Into Comic Nightmare Alternately Disturbing And Hilarious, Unbelievable And Shatteringly Convincing, Fear And Trembling Will Keep Readers Clutching Tight To The Pages Of This Taut Little Novel, Caught Up In The Throes Of Fear, Trembling, And, Ultimately, Delight.

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  • Paperback
  • 144 pages
  • Fear and Trembling
  • Amélie Nothomb
  • English
  • 06 April 2018
  • 0312347324

10 thoughts on “Fear and Trembling

  1. says:

    3.5 stars I must say, I was really surprised by this book I work for a Japanese company here in Vancouver and I have noticed that my Japanese co workers have to adhere to different standards and rules from the rest of us we don t question it, what can you do It s been interesting working there because half of my co workers are Japanese, the other half aren t We ve had to adapt to each other s cultures and I think we do so quite well It does feel like we re split into two camps and I ha 3.5 stars I must say, I was really surprised by this book I work for a Japanese company here in Vancouver and I have noticed that my Japanese co workers have to adhere to different standards and rules from the rest of us we don t question it, what can you do It s been interesting working there because half of my co workers are Japanese, the other half aren t We ve had to adapt to each other s cultures and I think we do so quite well It does feel like we re split into two camps and I have often been approached by a Japanese co worker to say so...

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    My Japanese friend Yukie said I had to read this if I wanted to understand how a Japanese job worked And indeed I do feel I have a great dealinsight into it Rule number 1 NEVER take initiative for anything you re not supposed to take initiative for The heroine finds this out the hard way She s just started working for this Japanese company She speaks fluent Japanese, French and English, so of course, like any Westerner, she s looking for an opportunity to impress her new bosses A col My Japanese friend Yukie said I had to read this if I wanted to understand how a Japanese job worked And indeed I do feel I have a great dealinsight into it Rule number 1 NEVER take initiative for anything you re not supposed to take initiative for The heroine finds this out the hard way She s just started working for this Japanese company She speaks fluent Japanese, French and English, so of course, like any Westerner, she s looking for an opportunity to impress her new bosses A colleague goes off on vacation, there s a piece of work that s been left hanging which requires knowledge of French, and she sees her chance.Oh dear Not only does she get no praise she, and the misguided person who helped her, are suddenly in huge trouble But she still doesn t understand how things work, and makes one mistake after another, being moved further down the ladder each time In the end, her job consists of changi...

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    Japan sure brings out the bonkers in everybody, doesn t it Bonkers a demotic English term meaning crazy but with the element of horror removed and an extra squirt of I will never understand this in a million years get me out of this room I tried, you may know this already, to get on board with The Wind Up Bird Chronicle That was a little too eyerollingly cute weird for me I had a go with the other Murakami guy Ryu, not Haruki and he was really strange.Then there was Natsuo Kirino The Japan sure brings out the bonkers in everybody, doesn t it Bonkers a demotic English term meaning crazy but with the element of horror removed and an extra squirt of I will never understand this in a million years get me out of this room I tried, you may know this already, to get on board with The Wind Up Bird Chronicle That was a little too eyerollingly cute weird for me I had a go with the other Murakami guy Ryu, not Haruki and he was really strange.Then there was Natsuo Kirino The novel was called Grotesque and it really w...

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    Stupeur et tremblements Fear and Trembling, Am lie NothombFear and Trembling original title Stupeur et tremblements, which means Amazement and trembling is a satirical novel by Am lie Nothomb, first published in 1999, and translated into English by Adriana Hunter in 2001 It was awarded the Grand Prix du roman de l Acad mie fran aise that year 2003 1 Stupeur et tremblements Fear and Trembling, Am lie NothombFear and Trembli...

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    My Japanese friend, 30 ish, former competitive cross country skier , now a sushi man working in Poland, moved all the way from the other side of the world to Warsaw, just to make sushi for local yuppies Can you imagine In order to escape Tokio s corporate nightmare, he swapped continents, traded cultures, left his family behind and moved to this obscure little country called Poland I mean I like it here, but it s not the most foreigner friendly place Especially not if you are a slender Japan My Japanese friend, 30 ish, former competitive cross country skier , now a sushi man working in Poland, moved all the way from the other side of the world to Warsaw, just to make sushi for local yuppies Can you imagine In order to escape Tokio s corporate nightmare, he swapped continents, traded cultures, left his family behind and moved to this obscure little country called Poland I mean I like it here, but it s not the most foreigner friendly place Especially not if you are a slender Japanese dude with long silky hair and a cute pudgely face Just to give you an example, this friend of mine gets giggled at by teenage girls just because of his androgynous fashion choices and petite builds, I m guessing he confuses the shit out of them, but come on, grow the hell up girls Then he gets mean stares from clerks because his Polish doesn t live up to their snooty standards ...

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    Fear and Trembling embraces the strange with a wicked arsenal of irrational but noble thoughts and actions by the superb heroine Her authentic recklessness captivates, no enamours, the reader I had very strong feelings for this incredible novel because I lived EXACTLY the type of professional downward spiral that all but defeats you Like a posher precursor to The Devil Wears Prada, the entire plot unravels within the con...

  7. says:

    I had mixed expectations when approaching Belgium s enfant terrible, Am lie Nothomb having heard plenty of praise and criticism in equal measure So it was with fear and trembling I approached Nothomb s Prix du roman de l Acad mie fran aise winning novel Fear and Trembling, aware of the author s reputation as a quirky, hip and contemporary writer Little did I know that the novel, itself highly autobiographical, charting the struggles of a Belgian worker, Am lie, within the various rigidities of I had mixed expectations when approaching Belgium s enfant terrible, Am lie Nothomb having heard plenty of praise and criticism in equal measure So it was with fear and trembling I approached Nothomb s Prix du roman de l Acad mie fran aise winning novel Fear and Trembling, aware of the author s reputation as a quirky, hip and contemporary writer Little did I know that the novel, itself highly autobiographical, charting the struggles of a Belgian worker, Am lie, within the various rigidities of Japanese corporate culture, would be caustic in its entirety.Nothomb embarrasses herself with her critique of a culture which she evidently plucks from stereotypes, ne...

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