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Young once / Patrick Modiano ; translated from the French by Damion Searls.

Modiano, Patrick, 1945- author. (Author). Searls, Damion, translator. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Huntingburg Public Library - Huntingburg PB MOD (Text) 39970000598820 PB Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781590179550 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 156 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : New York Review Books, [2016]

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General Note: "Originally published in French as Une jeunesse."--Title page verso.
Summary, etc.: "Odile and Louis are leading a happy, bucolic life with their two children in the French countryside near the Swiss mountains. It is Odile's thirty-fifth birthday, and Louis's thirty-fifth birthday is a few weeks away. Then the story shifts back to their early years: Louis, just freed from his military service and at loose ends, taken up by a shady character who brings him to Paris to do some work for a friend who manages a garage; Odile, an aspiring singer, at the mercy of the kindness and unkindness of strangers. They move through a Paris saturated with the crimes and secrets of the past but breathing hopes for the future; they find each other and struggle together to create what, looking back, will have been their youth"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: FICTION / Psychological.
FICTION / Coming of Age.
FICTION / Literary.

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