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'A brilliant novel... courageous, necessary and deeply touching' Guardian Édouard Louis grew up in a village in northern France where many live below the poverty line. His bestselling debut novel about life there, The End of Eddy, has sparked debate on social inequality, sexuality and violence. It is an extraordinary portrait of escaping from an unbearable childhood, inspired by the author's own. Written with an openness and compassionate intelligence, ultimately, it asks, how can we create our own freedom?'A mesmerising story about difference and adolescence' New York Times'Édouard Louis...is…mehr

Produktbeschreibung
'A brilliant novel... courageous, necessary and deeply touching' Guardian Édouard Louis grew up in a village in northern France where many live below the poverty line. His bestselling debut novel about life there, The End of Eddy, has sparked debate on social inequality, sexuality and violence. It is an extraordinary portrait of escaping from an unbearable childhood, inspired by the author's own. Written with an openness and compassionate intelligence, ultimately, it asks, how can we create our own freedom?'A mesmerising story about difference and adolescence' New York Times'Édouard Louis...is that relatively rare thing - a novelist with something to say and a willingness to say it, without holding back' The Times'Louis' book has become the subject of political discussion in a way that novels rarely do' Garth Greenwell, New Yorker
  • Produktdetails
  • Verlag: Random House Uk; Vintage, London
  • Artikelnr. des Verlages: 223869
  • Seitenzahl: 192
  • Erscheinungstermin: 1. Februar 2018
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 198mm x 128mm x 30mm
  • Gewicht: 149g
  • ISBN-13: 9780099598466
  • ISBN-10: 0099598469
  • Artikelnr.: 49338641
Autorenporträt
Édouard Louis is the author of two novels and the editor of a book on the social scientist Pierre Bourdieu. His work has appeared in the New York Times, the Guardian and Freeman's. His first two novels, The End of Eddy and History of Violence, were translated into thirty languages, and have made him one of the most celebrated writers of his generation.
Rezensionen
"When new voices come from underrepresented constituencies, there's always the hope of a new perspective... I can read Edouard Louis and know something of what it means to grow up in extreme poverty in contemporary France" Zadie Smith Observer