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Némirovsky, Irène 1903-1942

Overview
Works: 251 works in 1,589 publications in 30 languages and 25,922 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Records and correspondence  Love stories  Autobiographical fiction  Historical fiction  Biography  War stories  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Creator, Author of introduction, Other, Correspondent, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor
Classifications: PQ2627.E4, 843.912
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Suite française by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
106 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 4,749 libraries worldwide
[In this novel], "A Storm in June," is set in the chaos of the tumultuous exodus from Paris on the eve of the Nazi invasion. As the German army approaches, Parisians seize what belongings they can and flee the city, the wealthy and the poor alike searching for means to escape. Thrown together under circumstances beyond their control, a group of families and individuals with nothing in common but the harsh demands of survival find themselves facing the annihilation of their world, and human nature is revealed for what it is - sometimes tender, sometimes terrifying ... "Dolce," is set in a German-occupied village near Paris, where, riven by jealousy and resentment, resistance and collaboration, the lives of the townspeople reveal nothing less than the essence of the French identity. The delicate, secret love affair between a German soldier and the French woman in whose house he has been billeted plays out dangerously against the background of Occupation.-Dust jacket
Fire in the blood by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
69 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 3,022 libraries worldwide
"An old man looks back on a chequered life with secret regrets, concealing a truth he will not reveal until the end. Fire in the Blood is a small and beautiful chamber piece which starts quietly, lyrically, but then races away with revelations and narrative twists in a story about young women forced into marriages with old men, about mothers and daughters, stepmothers and stepdaughters, youthful passions and the regrets of old age, about peasant communities and the way they hide their secrets. Némirovsky looks at her characters, both young and old, with the same clear-eyed distance and humanity as she displayed in Suite Française, unpeeling layer after layer. Atmospheric and haunting as Embers and with the crystalline perfection of Chekhov, Fire in the Blood is a gripping literary find.. "--publisher's website
All our worldly goods by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
23 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,221 libraries worldwide
Pierre Hardelot breaks off his engagement to a wealthy heiress to marry Agnes Florent, the daughter of the local brewer, setting off a family feud which lasts for thirty years, as their village is first destroyed by World War I and then threatened again with the coming of World War II
The wine of solitude by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
59 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,182 libraries worldwide
"Beginning in a fictionalized Kiev, The Wine of Solitude follows the Karol family through the Great War and the Russian Revolution, as the young Hélène grows from a dreamy, unhappy child into a strong willed young-woman. From the hot Kiev summers to the cruel winters of St Petersburg and eventually to springtime in Paris, the would-be writer Hélène blossoms, despite her mother's neglect, into a clear-eyed observer of the life around her. Here is a powerful tale of disillusionment--the story of an upbringing that produces a young woman as hard as a diamond, prepared to wreak a shattering revenge on her mother."--P. [4] of cover
Suite française [a novel] by Irène Némirovsky( Sound Recording )
45 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
A novel about life and death in occupied France during World War II
David Golder by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
154 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 1,176 libraries worldwide
An aging businessman who is starting to lose his empire and his family tries to decide between altruism and revenge
David Golder ; The ball ; Snow in autumn ; The Courilof affair by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 902 libraries worldwide
Readers everywhere were introduced to the work of Irene Nemirovsky through the publication of her long-lost masterpiece, Suite Francaise. But Suite Francaise was only the coda to the brief yet remarkably prolific career of this nearly forgotten, magnificent novelist. Here in one volume are four of Nemirovsky's other novels'all of them newly translated by the award-winning Sandra Smith, and all, except DAVID GOLDER, available in English for the first time. DAVID GOLDER is the novel that established Neirovsky's reputation in France in 1929 when she was twenty-six. It is a novel about greed and lonliness, the story of a self-made business man, once wealthy, now suffering a breakdown as he nears the lonely end of his life. THE COURILOF AFFAIR tells the story of a Russian revolutionary living out his last days'and his recollections of his first infamous assassination. Also included are two short, gemlike novels: THE BALL, a pointed exploration of adolescence and the obsession with status among the bourgeoisie; and SNOW IN AUTUMN, an evocative tale of White Russian emigres in Paris after the Russian Revolution. Introduced by celebrated novelist Claire Messud, this collection of four spellbinding novels offers the same storytelling mastery, powerful clarity of language, and empathic grasp of human behavior that would give shape to Suite Francaise. (Book Jacket Status: Jacketed) From the Hardcover edition
Dimanche and other stories by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 876 libraries worldwide
Written between 1934 and 1942, moving from the drawing rooms of pre-war Paris to the lives of men and women in wartime France, these ten stories show : a keen eye for the details of social class; the tensions between mothers and daughters, husbands and wives; the manners and mannerisms of the French bourgeoisie; questions of religion and personal identity
Le bal ; and, Snow in autumn by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
121 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 701 libraries worldwide
Als een pronkzuchtige moeder haar 14-jarige dochter uitsluit van een groots bal, neemt deze wraak
The dogs and the wolves by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
46 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 573 libraries worldwide
A wonderful, panoramic novel and an achingly poignant love story that goes back to Irene Memirovsky's roots, sweeping the reader from the Jewish quarter of a Ukrainian city in the early years of the twentieth century to Paris in the twenties and thirties and again in eastern Europe in a snowy winter on the eve of war
Fire in the blood by Irène Némirovsky( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 571 libraries worldwide
At the center of the tale is Silvio, who in his younger years fled the boredom of the village for of travel and adventure, returns to live in a farmer's hovel in the middle of the woods. Much to his family's dismay, Silvio is content with his solitude. But when he attends the wedding of his favorite young cousin, Silvio begins to be drawn back into the complicated life of this small town. As the narration unfolds, we are given an intimate picture of the loves and infidelities, the scandals, the youthful ardor and regrets of age that tie Silvio to the long-guarded secrets of the past
Storm in juni by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
76 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 22 languages and held by 439 libraries worldwide
Een Franse vrouw brengt scherp observerend de eerste jaren van de Tweede Wereldoorlog in kaart
A life of Chekhov by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
6 editions published between 1950 and 1974 in English and held by 430 libraries worldwide
Jezebel by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
16 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 421 libraries worldwide
As Gladys Eysenach stands on trial for the murder of her much-younger lover, the details of her life begin to unfold, including an absent father, her turbulent relationship with her daughter, and her final irrevocable act
Le maître des âmes : roman by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
35 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 371 libraries worldwide
Een gevluchte Oost-Europese arts probeert in Nice een nieuw bestaan op te bouwen
The misunderstanding by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 371 libraries worldwide
Yves Harteloup, scarred by the war, is a disappointed young man, old money fallen on hard times, who returns for the summer to the rich, comfortable Atlantic resort of Hendaye, where he spent blissful childhood holidays. He becomes infatuated by a beautiful, bored young woman, Denise, whose rich husband is often away on business
Les feux de l'automne : roman by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
35 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Thérèse aime Bernard, jeune homme rebelle et un peu voyou. Il s'engage à 18 ans lorsque la Première Guerre mondiale éclate, puis vit d'affaires louches et lucratives à son retour en 1918. Malgré les souffrances et déceptions, Thérèse l'attend lorsqu'il est fait prisonnier pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Un roman qui oppose l'amour aux valeurs et aux principes moraux
Les mouches d'automne : roman by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
51 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Une longue nouvelle faite en partie de souvenirs de l'auteur. En 1917, Tatiana Ivanovna suit ses maîtres, les Karine, chassés de leur domaine par la révolution. L'histoire d'une famille russe à Paris, la nostalgie, la vente des derniers bijoux
Jézabel : roman by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
36 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Procès d'une très belle femme, plus très jeune, qui écoute dans le boxe des accusés le récit de sa propre vie : l'enfance, l'exil, l'absence du père, le mariage, les relations houleuses avec sa fille, l'âge et le déclin, jusqu'à l'acte irréparable. Un huis clos qui questionne aussi la culpabilité du temps, l'érosion des sentiments et l'illusion passionnelle
La proie : [Roman] by Irène Némirovsky( Book )
30 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Un garçon de vingt ans, qui n'a d'autre appui dans une famille hostile qu'un père ruiné, vieux et malade, désire pourtant faire son chemin dans le monde. Il part à l'assaut du quotidien comme on partait autrefois pour la guerre, avec des armes et une cuirasse
 
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Alternative Names
Epstein, Irène 1903-1942
Nemirovskaia, Irena
Nemirovskai︠a︡, Irėna 1903-1942
Nemirovskaja, I. 1903-1942
Nemirovskaja, Irena
Nemirovskaja, Irėna 1903-1942
Nemirovskaja , Irina
Nemirovskaja, Irina 1903-1942
Némirovski, Irène 1903-1942
Nemirovsky , Iren
Némirovsky, Iréne
Nemirowski, Irene, 1903-1942
Némirowsky, I., 1903-1942
Némirowsky, Irène
Némirowsky, Irène 1903-1942
Nemyrovsʹky, Iren 1903-1942
Niemirowska, I.
Niemirowska, Irena.
Немировски, Ирен, 1903-1942
נמירובסקי, אירן 1903-1942
נמירובסקי, אירנה
נעמיראווסקי, אירן 1903-1942
内米洛夫斯基, 伊莱娜 (1903-1942).
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