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9781910477601
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ISBN
9781910477601

Publication date
1st May 2018

RRP
£10.99

Binding
PB B

Extent (number of pages)
400pp

Translator
Emily Boyce, Jane Aitken & Melanie Florence

Territory

WEL

BIC category
FF, FYT, FA

US publication date
1st May 2018

US RRP
$16.95

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Pascal Garnier 3: The Eskimo Solution, Low Heights, Too Close to the Edge

(Pascal Garnier 3: La Solution Esquimau, Les Hauts du bas, Trop près du bord)

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Pascal Garnier’s ‘deliciously dark and painfully funny’ noirs, now collected in three volumes.

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Description

Garnier’s grisly short novels weave a profound and darkly comic tapestry of human experience.

Volume 3 includes The Eskimo Solution, which combines the story of a struggling writer with excerpts of the crime novel he’s writing, which will spill over into his own life; Low Heights, in which a cantankerous retiree falls for his nurse and finds himself confronted with a man claiming to be his long-lost son … but the family reunion is threatened by the vultures circling above; and Too Close to the Edge, the tale of a quiet retirement in the foothills of the Alps turned upside down.

 

 

Pascal Garnier

Meet the author

Pascal Garnier, who died in March 2010, was a talented novelist, short story writer, children’s author and painter. From his home in the mountains of the Ardèche, he wrote fiction in a noir palette with a cast of characters drawn from ordinary provincial life. Though his writing is often very dark i…

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