Anglais Falling Man (édition en anglais)

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There is September 11 and then there are the days after, and finally the years. Falling Man begins in the smoke and ash of the burning towers and traces the aftermath of this global tremor in the intimate lives of a few individuals. Theirs are lives choreographed by loss, grief and the enormous force of history. ‘These are pages of magnificent force and control, DeLillo’s genius at full pelt. Reading them, you have to remind yourself to keep breathing’ New Statesman ‘Searing, profoundly unsettling. An unforgettable novel’ Sunday Times ‘A revelatory piece of writing that will stand as a testament to DeLillo’s genius’ Times Literary Supplement ‘As fine a thing as DeLillo has ever made. There are those who have called him a cold writer; I challenge them to read the astonishing and deeply moving closing pages of Falling Man without weeping’ Scotsman 'Complex, thrilling, awesome . . . This is a tremendous novel by a genuine master’ Irish Independent



Rayons : Littérature générale > Littérature générale

  • EAN

    9781416562290

  • Disponibilité

    Disponible

  • Nombre de pages

    316 Pages

  • Longueur

    17.2 cm

  • Largeur

    10.5 cm

  • Épaisseur

    2 cm

  • Poids

    163 g

  • Distributeur

    Olf

  • Support principal

    Poche

Don Delillo

Né en 1936 à New York, Don DeLillo est l'auteur de nouvelles et d'une trentaine de romans. En 1985, il reçoit pour Bruit de fond (Babel, 2001) la plus grande distinction américaine, The National Book Award. Deux ans plus tard, Libra (Babel, 2001) l'impose au grand public. En 1991, le PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction lui est remis pour Mao II (Actes Sud, 1992). Don DeLillo est l'un des chefs défile incontestés de la littérature américaine. Actes Sud a publié onze de ses romans et une précédente pièce, Valparaiso (2001, traduction de Dominique Hollier).

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