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Marcel

Author: Erwin Mortier; Ina Rilke
Publisher: London : Pushkin, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written from the point of view of a ten-year-old boy who lives with his grandmother, Marcel is a striking debut novel describing the vivid history of a family in a Flemish village. The mysterious death of Marcel, the family favourite, has always haunted the young boy. With the help of his schoolteacher, he starts to discover the secrets of Marcel's 'black' past. The story of his death on the Eastern Front for the  Read more...
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Mortier, Erwin, 1965-
Marcel
(OCoLC)879400489
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Erwin Mortier; Ina Rilke
ISBN: 9781782270867 1782270868
OCLC Number: 881470384
Notes: This translation originally published: London: Harvill, 2001.
Description: 1 online resource
Other Titles: Marcel.
Responsibility: Erwin Mortier ; translated from the Dutch by Ina Rilke.

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Mortier writes beautiful metaphorical prose...Marcel is a literary debut of great originality. Times Literary Supplement Aspiring novelists will be hard pressed to achieve this quality. Time Out A Read more...

 
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