Too Close to the Edge: Shocking, Hilarious and Poignant Noir

Pascal Garnier (Author) Emily Boyce (Translator)
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Product Details

Price
$14.95  $13.75
Publisher
Gallic Books
Publish Date
June 14, 2016
Pages
248
Dimensions
5.0 X 0.5 X 7.6 inches | 0.25 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781910477250
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About the Author

Pascal Garnier: Pascal Garnier is a leading figure in contemporary French literature, in the tradition of GeorgesSimenon. He lived in a small village in the Ardèche devoting himself to writing and painting. Garnier died in March 2010.

Emily Boyce: Emily Boyce is in-house translator for Gallic Books. She lives in London

Reviews

Praise for Pascal Garnier:

'Masterly' John Banville

'Deliciously dark ... painfully funny' Marilyn Stasio, New York Times

'Only now working their way into English translation, Garnier's crime novels add significantly to the latest renaissance for this type of dark narrative.' Publishers Weekly

'Readers will relish the late Pascal Garnier's graveyard humorous dark French noir' Midwest Book
Review

'Tense, strange, disconcerting and slyly funny' Sunday Times

'The final descent into violence is worthy of J G Ballard. 4 stars' The Independent

'A master of the surreal noir thriller - Luis Buñuel meets Georges Simenon.' TLS

'Combines a sense of the surreal with a ruthless wit.' The Observer