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The Resource The mystery of Henri Pick, David Foenkinos ; translated by Sam Taylor

The mystery of Henri Pick, David Foenkinos ; translated by Sam Taylor

Label
The mystery of Henri Pick
Title
The mystery of Henri Pick
Statement of responsibility
David Foenkinos ; translated by Sam Taylor
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
In the small town of Crozon in Brittany, a library houses manuscripts that were rejected for publication: the faded dreams of aspiring writers. Visiting while on holiday, young editor Delphine Despero is thrilled to discover a novel so powerful that she feels compelled to bring it back to Paris to publish it. The book is a sensation, prompting fevered interest in the identity of its author - apparently one Henri Pick, a now-deceased pizza chef from Crozon. Sceptics cry that the whole thing is a hoax: how could this man have written such a masterpiece? An obstinate journalist, Jean-Michel Rouche, heads to Brittany to investigate
Member of
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10888330
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foenkinos, David
Dewey number
843.914
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
LC call number
PQ2666.O23
LC item number
F6413 2020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Taylor, Sam
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Walter presents
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors
  • Manuscripts
  • Books
Target audience
adult
Label
The mystery of Henri Pick, David Foenkinos ; translated by Sam Taylor
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
281 pages
Isbn
9781782275824
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1127168566
  • (OCoLC)1127168566
Label
The mystery of Henri Pick, David Foenkinos ; translated by Sam Taylor
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
281 pages
Isbn
9781782275824
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1127168566
  • (OCoLC)1127168566

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