A devotee of Stendhal who has shunned the company of his fellow human beings to live on the outskirts of a tiny village in Savoy is kidnapped and left for dead along a forest road. A middle-aged mother who spends much of her time shuttling her numerous offspring along twisting mountain roads loses control of her car and ends up injured but alive in a gorge. Meanwhile, an elderly man of unbreakable habits is taunted and threatened by two unknown m...
By Laurence Cossé
Paperback: 424 pages
Publisher: Europa Editions; 1 edition (August 31, 2010)
Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 1.2 x 8.3 inches
Amazon Rank: 1057241
Format: PDF Text djvu book
I loved the concept of this book, but in the end found it a little dull to read. And without a working knowledge of French novels, so many of the references blew right past me. I'm sure that if you were familiar with all of the book titles and author