The World More or Less

A Novel

About The Book

A haunting story about growing up by acclaimed French author Jean Rouaud. As a young man, the writer is myopic, dreamy, lonely, grieving the deaths of his father and grandfather and seeking to bring the confusions of adolescence into focus. Sharing his more-or-less world are Theo and Gyf, lover and friend, one for whom life is mystery, the other who wants to frame it in a camera lens.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Arcade (April 18, 2011)
  • Length: 999 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781628724899

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