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Marie Darrieussecq
Translated by Ian Monk
Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571223886
Date Published
04.05.2006
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Summary

It is 2015. Edmée and Pete are engineers on a remote research station in Antarctica. Both are running from tragic events at home.

In this setting of magnificent desolation, just fifteen kilometres from the South Pole, a love affair begins to flourish – until there is a catastrophic power failure at the base . . .

MarieDarrieussecq

Marie Darrieussecq was born in 1969 in Bayonne, France. She is a graduate of the Ecole Normale Superieure in Paris. Her debut novel, Pig Tales (1996), was published in 34 countries and became the most popular first novel in France since the 1950s. Her second novel, My Phantom Husband (1998), became an immediate bestseller. Her third novel, Breathing Underwater, prompted…

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