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Julliard
EAN : 9782260022008
Shaping : BROCHE
Pages : 196
Size : 130 x 205 mm
The Women's Circle

Release date : 21/08/2014
A debut novel demonstrating how a family secret can drastically alter a whole line of descent.
When her great-grandmother dies, Lia stumbles upon a neat stack of notebooks and letters in a shoebox. To her amazement, the discoveries tell a very different version of the disappearance of her great-grandmother’s husband from the one told in the family circle. These poignant letters reveal a destiny broken by... When her great-grandmother dies, Lia stumbles upon a neat stack of notebooks and letters in a shoebox. To her amazement, the discoveries tell a very different version of the disappearance of her great-grandmother’s husband from the one told in the family circle. These poignant letters reveal a destiny broken by shame and grief. This debut novel delicately explores the unconscious mechanisms at work in the relationship between mothers and daughters. Must Lia keep to herself a secret that has been zealously guarded for sixty years by her great-grandmother? Well-served by a profoundly original and fresh style, the melody that vibrates throughout Le Cercle des femmes transports us from page to page among a gallery of female characters that are at once touching and whimsical.
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EAN : 9782260022008
Shaping : BROCHE
Pages : 196
Size : 130 x 205 mm
Julliard