: A Novel
by Phillipe Claudel
Hardcover: Jun 2009
Paperback: Jul 2010
Set in an unnamed time and place, Brodeck blends the familiar and unfamiliar, myth and history into a work of extraordinary power and resonance. Readers of J. M. Coetzee's Disgrace, Bernhard Schlink's The Reader and Kafka will...
Olivia arrives at her mothers chateau in rural France, where she is joined by Olivias brother Marcus and his wife Sophie - but this reunion is far from joyful, as each woman wrestles with their own pain.