100 Iconic Love Stories From Around the World

Uitgereikt door Global English Editing

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As Valentines Day is approaching we decided to create an epic literary map of the best books about love set in 100 countries around the world.

What better way to celebrate love than to highlight toon meer some of its great stories?

The list is full of books as varied as the love they describe: poetry, prose, and memoir. You will recognize many of the authors, but some will be new discoveries for even the most avid reader.

Some of the books are lighthearted romance novels, while others are monumental classics of world literature. Many of the stories end happily, but some do not. What they all share is a central theme of love.

Whether you are celebrating love this February or nursing a broken heart, there is a book on this list for you.

So sit back and travel the world with us through these 100 iconic love stories from around the world.
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Categorieën:
Alle, Afghanistan (1), Algeria (1), Argentina (1), Australia (1), Austria (1), Azerbaijan (1), Bangladesh (1), Belarus (1), Belgium (1), Brazil (1), Bulgaria (1), Burma (1), Cambodia (1), Canada (1), Chile (1), China (1), Colombia (1), Costa Rica (1), Cuba (1), Cyprus (1), Czechia (1), Democratic Republic of the Congo (1), Denmark (1), Dominican Republic (1), Ecuador (1), Egypt (1), El Salvador (1), England (1), Ethiopia (1), Finland (1), France (1), Georgia (1), Germany (1), Ghana (1), Greece (1), Guatemala (1), Haiti (1), Honduras (1), Hong Kong (1), Hungary (1), Iceland (1), India (1), Indonesia (1), Iran (1), Ireland (1), Israel (1), Italy (1), Jamaica (1), Japan (1), Kyrgyzstan (1), Laos (1), Lebanon (1), Liberia (1), Madagascar (1), Malaysia (1), Maldives (1), Mexico (1), Monaco (1), Morocco (1), Netherlands (1), New Zealand (1), Nicaragua (1), Nigeria (1), Norway (1), Pakistan (1), Palestine (1), Peru (1), Poland (1), Portugal (1), Puerto Rico (1), Romania (1), Russia (1), Saudi Arabia (1), Scotland (1), Serbia (1), Sierra Leone (1), Singapore (1), Somalia (1), South Africa (1), South Korea (1), Spain (1), Sri Lanka (1), Sudan (1), Sweden (1), Switzerland (1), Syria (1), Taiwan (1), Tanzania (1), Thailand (1), Trinidad and Tobago (1), Turkey (1), Uganda (1), Ukraine (1), United Arab Emirates (1), United States of America (1), Uruguay (1), Venezuela (1), Vietnam (1), Virgin Islands (1), Wales (1)
Year Awarded:
2019
WerkCategorie
Steen van geduld sange saboer (2008) door Atiq Rahimi
Afghanistan
Wat de dag verschuldigd is aan de nacht (2008) door Yasmina Khadra
Algeria
The Buenos Aires Broken Hearts Club (2007) door Jessica Morrison
Argentina
De doornvogels (1977) door Colleen McCullough
Australia
A Song for Summer (1997) door Eva Ibbotson
Austria
Ali en Nino (1937) door Kurban Said
Azerbaijan
The Newlyweds (2012) door Nell Freudenberger
Bangladesh
An Unusual Christmas door Mona Risk
Belarus
De herdersster (1994) door Alan Hollinghurst
Belgium
Dom Casmurro (1899) door Machado de Assis
Brazil
Mystical Emona (2014) door Ronesa Aveela
Bulgaria
Het glazen paleis (2000) door Amitav Ghosh
Burma
Een dam tegen de Grote Oceaan (1950) door Marguerite Duras
Cambodia
The Peculiar Life of a Lonely Postman (2005) door Denis Thériault
Canada
Eva Luna (1987) door Isabel Allende
Chile
Butterfly Lovers: A Tale of the Chinese Romeo and Juliet (2000) door Fan Dai
China
Liefde in tijden van cholera (1985) door Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Colombia
Lying in Your Arms (2013) door Leslie Kelly
Costa Rica
Cecilia Valdés (1882) door Cirilo Villaverde
Cuba
Othello (1604) door William Shakespeare
Cyprus
The Riddle of Prague (2013) door Laura DeBruce
Czechia
Hart van Congo (1997) door Ronan Bennett
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Terminal Innocence (1958) door Klaus Rifbjerg
Denmark
Het korte maar wonderbare leven van Oscar Wao (2007) door Junot Díaz
Dominican Republic
Cumandá (1879) door Juan León Mera
Ecuador
De kaart van de liefde (1999) door Ahdaf Soueif
Egypt
Corazón (2017) door Yesika Salgado
El Salvador
Ver weg van het stadsgewoel (1874) door Thomas Hardy
England
Long Ago and Far Away (2014) door John Coyne
Ethiopia
Spellbound: Stories of Women's Magic Over Men (2013) door Joel Willans
Finland
De graaf van Monte-Cristo (1844) door Alexandre Dumas
France
The Knight in the Panther's Skin (1939) door Shota Rustaveli
Georgia
Het oneindige verhaal (1983) door Michael Ende
Germany
Keuzes: een Liefdesroman (1991) door Ama Ata Aidoo
Ghana
Kapitein Corelli's mandoline (1993) door Louis De Bernières
Greece
The long night of white chickens (1998) door Francisco Goldman
Guatemala
Het eiland onder de zee (2009) door Isabel Allende
Haiti
Take No Prisoners (2008) door Cindy Gerard
Honduras
De grote schittering (1952) door Suyin Han
Hong Kong
Budapest Romance (2014) door Rozsa Gaston
Hungary
Reply to a Letter from Helga (2011) door Bergsveinn Birgisson
Iceland
Het verre paradijs (1978) door M. M. Kaye
India
Antologi Rasa (2011) door Ika Natassa
Indonesia
Horse's Head (2011) door Jaafar Modarres-Sadeghi
Iran
PS ik hou van je (2004) door Cecelia Ahern
Ireland
Valley of Strength (2009) door Shulamit Lapid
Israel
Romeo and Juliet (2011) door William Shakespeare
Italy
My Darling YOU (love stories - sort of) (2012) door Hazel Campbell
Jamaica
Train Man: The Novel (2004) door Hitori Nakano
Japan
Dzjamilja (1958) door Chingiz Aĭtmatov
Kyrgyzstan
Love Began in Laos: The Story of an Extraordinary Life (2017) door Penelope Khounta
Laos
Gebroken vleugels (1912) door Kahlil Gibran
Lebanon
She Would Be King (2018) door Wayétu Moore
Liberia
Beyond the Rice Fields (2016) door Naivo
Madagascar
Don't Forget to Remember (2016) door Sonia Mael
Malaysia
Gestrand (2012) door Tracey Garvis Graves
Maldives
Rode rozen en tortilla's (1992) door Laura Esquivel
Mexico
Monaco: A Novel (2008) door Eric Robert Morse
Monaco
Amazir (2010) door Tom Gamble
Morocco
Tulpenkoorts (1999) door Deborah Moggach
Netherlands
Het land van de groene dolfijn (1944) door Elizabeth Goudge
New Zealand
Kroniek van liefde en oorlog (2002) door Gioconda Belli
Nicaragua
A Tailor-Made Romance (2016) door Oyindamola Affinnih
Nigeria
Vigdis Gunnarsdochter (1909) door Sigrid Undset
Norway
Shah Jo Risalo (Sindhi Edition) (2010) door Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai
Pakistan
Ochtend in Jenin (2006) door Susan Abulhawa
Palestine
Tante Julia en meneer de schrijver (1977) door Mario Vargas Llosa
Peru
Heer Tadeusz, of De laatste strooptocht in Litouwen een adelshistorie uit 1811-1812 in verzen, in twaalf boeken 1834 (1834) door Adam Mickiewicz
Poland
Memoriaal van het klooster (1982) door José Saramago
Portugal
True and False Romances (Masks) (1994) door Ana Lydia Vega
Puerto Rico
The Forbidden Forest (1955) door Mircéa Eliade
Romania
Dokter Zjivago (1957) door Boris Pasternak
Russia
De meiden van Riaad (2007) door Rajaa Alsanea
Saudi Arabia
De Reiziger (1991) door Diana Gabaldon
Scotland
De Pandoeren (1929) door Milos Tsernianski
Serbia
Fantoomliefde (2011) door Aminatta Forna
Sierra Leone
Crazy rich asians (2013) door Kevin Kwan
Singapore
Ignorance is the Enemy of Love (1982) door Farrax M. Cawl
Somalia
The Elevator Kiss (2016) door Amina Thula
South Africa
No Flower Blooms Without Wavering (2016) door Jong-Hwan Do
South Korea
Het geluid van de nacht (2009) door María Dueñas
Spain
The Road From Elephant Pass (2003) door Nihal de Silva
Sri Lanka
Lyrics Alley (2010) door Leila Aboulela
Sudan
Een man die Ove heet (2012) door Fredrik Backman
Sweden
Teder is de nacht (1934) door F. Scott Fitzgerald
Switzerland
De duistere kant van de liefde (2004) door Rafik Schami
Syria
Heaven Lake (2005) door John Dalton
Taiwan
The African Queen (1935) door C. S. Forester
Tanzania
Four Reigns (1981) door Kukrit Pramoj
Thailand
The Yard (2016) door Aliyyah Eniath
Trinidad and Tobago
De veertig regels van liefde (2010) door Elif Shafak
Turkey
Cranes Crest at Sunset (2013) door Dilman Dila
Uganda
Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors (1981) door Mykhailo Kotsiubynsky
Ukraine
Forever: A Love Saga (2016) door Rajiv Shah
United Arab Emirates
Gejaagd door de wind (1936) door Margaret Mitchell
United States of America
Het uitstel (1960) door Mario Benedetti
Uruguay
Doña Barbara (1929) door Rómulo Gallegos
Venezuela
De minnaar (1984) door Marguerite Duras
Vietnam
Land of love and drowning : a novel (2014) door Tiphanie Yanique
Virgin Islands
The Proposal (1998) door Margaret Evans Porter
Wales

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