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Hunting and Gathering by Anna Gavalda
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Jan 01, 2015

really liked it
bookshelves: french_lit, bookclub, fiction
Read from July 11, 2010 to March 25, 2011 , read count: 2

This is so obviously a translation that it intrudes constantly into the literary structure of the novel.A little more effort and some assiduous editing would have produced far better results. Nevertheless, the four damaged individuals who come together in this novel to form a family, and tell their absorbing tale is a thoroughly compulsive read.

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message 1: by Lee (new) - rated it 5 stars

Lee Julia, I absolutely loved this book.

Julia Did you? I'm glad to hear it. Is it a 4 or 5 star????

message 3: by Lee (new) - rated it 5 stars

Lee I gave it five stars. ;-)

Julia Hmm ... OK that certainly gives me impetus to begin reading. Many thanks, :))

message 5: by Lee (new) - rated it 5 stars

Lee I didn't love it right from the start. In fact, I almost put it down because I didn't like one of the characters but I'm very glad I stuck with it.

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