Viviane - 
      Julia Deck
    
      Linda Coverdale

Viviane

A Novel

; Linda Coverdale (Oversetter)

«<b>Nominated for the Prix Femina and the Prix du Premier Roman for a first novel</b> <br /> <b>Winner of an inaugural French Voices Award</b> <br /> <br />"[Julia] Deck’s novel, which was widely lauded in France, complemented by [Linda] Coverdale’s unobtrusive translation, burrows deftly and unrelentingly into a troubled mind."<br />—<i>Publishers Weekly</i> <br /> <br />"Written with a delirious and intimate urgency, Julia Deck's debut novel, <i>Viviane</i>, is a remarkable and troubling portrait of murder and madness. Bravo!"<br />—Lily Tuck, author of <i>The News from Paraguay</i> <br /> <br />"<i>Viviane</i> is a work of extraordinary passion, intelligence, and style. A beautifully controlled wild ride of a novel that will thrill readers to the point of vertigo."<br />—Sigrid Nunez, author of <i>A Feather on the Breath of God</i> <br /> <b»

Viviane is both an engrossing murder mystery and a gripping exploration of madness, a narrative that tests the shifting boundaries of language and the self. This breakthrough novel, nominated for the Prix Femina, the Prix France Inter and the Prix du Premier Roman, is sure to become a contemporary classic. Les mer
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Viviane is both an engrossing murder mystery and a gripping exploration of madness, a narrative that tests the shifting boundaries of language and the self. This breakthrough novel, nominated for the Prix Femina, the Prix France Inter and the Prix du Premier Roman, is sure to become a contemporary classic. Linda Coverdale, one of the most celebrated French translators working today, has created a faithful and propulsive English text that has been revised and approved by the author.
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Forlag: The New Press
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Språk: Engelsk
ISBN: 9781595589644
Format: 20 x 14 cm
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Julia Deck was born in Paris in 1974, the daughter of a French father and a British mother. A graduate of the Sorbonne, she lives in Paris. This is her first novel. Linda Coverdale's most recent translation for The New Press was Jean Echenoz's 1914. She was the recipient of the French-American Foundation's 2008 Translation Prize and the 2004 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. She lives in Brooklyn.