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Sophie's World

Paperback edition released 20/02/2012

by Jostein Gaarder

Modern and Contemporary Fiction Translated Fiction Book Club Recommendations eBooks of the Month Literary Fiction

LoveReading Expert Review of Sophie's World

A Special Edition of Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder to celebrate Orion's 20th anniversary.

Ex-philosophy teacher Jostein Gaarder & Albert Knos stimulate 15 year old Sophieto ask those fundamental questions which have exercised the imaginations of Children Philosophers since the dawn of civilisation.


Sophie's World Synopsis

Sophie finds two questions in her mailbox: "Who are you?" and "Where does the world come from?" This is the start of her journey through the history of philosophy, guided by a mysterious mentor. To find the truth, we must understand the questions, but the truth is stranger than Sophie can imagine.

About This Edition

ISBN: 9781780221854
Publication date: 20th February 2012
Author: Jostein Gaarder
Publisher: Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) an imprint of Orion Publishing Co
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 448 pages
Primary Genre Modern and Contemporary Fiction
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About Jostein Gaarder

Jostein Gaarder is the author of SOPHIE'S WORLD, a huge bestseller in over 40 countries. He was born in Oslo in 1952 and lives there now with his wife and two sons.

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