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No one : a novel

Author: Gwenaëlle Aubry; Trista Selous
Publisher: Portland, OR : Tin House Books, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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"No One is the portrait of a man without a true self, a one-time distinguished lawyer and member of the Paris bar whose disabling bipolar disorder turns him into a drifter and frequent visitor to mental institutions. Moving between the voices of daughter and father, this fictional memoir in dictionary form investigates the many men behind the masks, and a unified portrait evolves. Letter by letter, Gwanaëlle Aubry  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gwenaëlle Aubry; Trista Selous
ISBN: 1935639226 9781935639220
OCLC Number: 741539007
Description: 170 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Personne.
Responsibility: Gwenaëlle Aubry ; translated by Trista Selous.

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A stunning evocation of the shifting emotional landscape of a man who has lost his way and a daughter who cannot find her father, No One is an intimate novel of love and loss.  Read more...

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"The question of identity haunts Aubry's slim, tough novel about a Parisian lawyer suffering from bipolar disorder...virtuosic sentences and ingenious structure...the reader feels privileged to gain Read more...

 
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