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They Say Sarah (Paperback)

, | Other Pr Llc | 6/2/2020

ISBN-10 : 1635429854   ISBN-13 : 9781635429855   List Price : $15.99

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Overview

A literary sensation in France, this poetic, thrilling debut charts the all-consuming passion between two women and the ruin it leaves in its wake.

A thirty-something teacher drifts through her life in Paris, raising a daughter on her own, lonely in spite of a new boyfriend. And then one night at a friend's tepid New Year's Eve party, Sarah enters the scene like a tornado&;a talented young violinist, she is loud, vivacious, appealingly unkempt in a world where everyone seems preoccupied with being &;just so.&; Thus begins an intense relationship, tender and violent, that will upend both women's lives.

In gorgeous, evocative prose, Pauline Delabroy-Allard perfectly captures the pull of a desire so strong that it blinds us to everything else.

When she meets Sarah, a talented young violinist who is loud and vivacious, a lonely teacher, drifting through life, embarks on an intimate, tender and violent affair that upends both of their lives. Original.

"A literary sensation in France, this poetic, thrilling debut charts the all-consuming passion between two women and the ruin it leaves in its wake. A thirty-something teacher drifts through her life in Paris, raising a daughter on her own, lonely in spite of a new boyfriend. And then one night at a friend's tepid New Year's Eve party, Sarah enters the scene like a tornado-a talented young violinist, she is loud, vivacious, appealingly unkempt in a world where everyone seems preoccupied with being "just so." Thus begins an intense relationship, tender and violent, that will upend both women's lives. In gorgeous, evocative prose, Pauline Delabroy-Allard perfectly captures the pull of a desire so strong that it blinds us to everything else"--

Product Details

  • ISBN-10: 1635429854
  • ISBN-13: 9781635429855
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Language: English
  • Pages: 192
  • Dimensions: 7.99 (w) x 5.24 (h) x 192.01 (d)
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