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ISBN
9781910477724

eBook ISBN
9781910477731

Publication date
25th July 2019

RRP
£8.99

Imprint
Gallic Books

Binding
PB B

Extent (number of pages)
304

Translator
Helen Weaver

Territory

UK, Europe, BC exc CAN

BIC category
F, FH, FYT

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The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun

(La dame dans I’auto avec des lunettes et un fusil)

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From the author of A Very Long Engagement comes a tangled, terrifying psychological thriller worthy of Georges Simenon, Paula Hawkins or Patricia Highsmith.

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From the author of A Very Long Engagement comes a tangled, terrifying psychological thriller worthy of Georges Simenon, Paula Hawkins or Patricia Highsmith.

Dany Longo is blonde, beautiful — and thoroughly unpredictable. After doing a favour for her boss, she finds herself behind the wheel of his exquisite Thunderbird on a sun-kissed Parisian morning. On impulse she decides to head south.

What starts as an impromptu joyride rapidly takes a turn for the chilling when strangers all along the unfamiliar route swear they recognise Dany from the previous day. But that’s impossible: she was at work, she was in Paris, she was miles away… wasn’t she?

Praise for Sébastien Japrisot

‘With an instantly recognisable style and great story-telling techniques, he might be called the Graham Greene of France’ The Independent

Sébastien Japrisot

Meet the author

Sébastien Japrisot (4 July 1931 – 4 March 2003) was a French author, screenwriter and film director, born in Marseille. His pseudonym was an anagram of Jean-Baptiste Rossi, his real name. Japrisot has been nicknamed “the Graham Greene of France”. One Deadly Summer was made into a film starring Isabe…

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