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Pretty things / Virginie Despentes ; translated by Emma Ramadan.

Despentes, Virginie, 1969- (author.). Ramadan, Emma, (translator.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Mooresville PL - Mooresville FIC DES (Text) 37323005404333 NEW-BKS Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781936932276
  • ISBN: 193693227X
  • Physical Description: 217 pages; 20 cm.
  • Edition: First Feminist Press edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Feminist Press, 2018.

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General Note:
"Les jolies choses by Virginie Despentes was originally published in France by Editions Grasset & Fasquelle in 1998"--Title page verso.
"Copyright (c) 1998 by Editions Grasset & Fasquelle"--ECIP galley.
Summary, etc.:
"A woman convinces her sister, who has a beautiful voice, to pretend they are the same person so she can become famous. After she suddenly commits suicide, the remaining sister continues to use, and learn about, her dead sister's identity."-- Provided by publisher.
Language Note:
In English, translated from the French.
Subject: Sisters > Fiction.
False personation > Fiction.

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