The anomaly
(Book)

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Contributors
Hunter, Adriana, translator.
Published
New York : Other Press, [2021].
Physical Desc
391 pages ; 21 cm.
Status
Main Level - Fiction  1 available
FIC LE TELLIER, HERVE

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Book
Language
English
ISBN
9781635421699, 1635421691

Notes

General Note
"Originally published in French as L'Anomalie in 2020 by Editions Gallimard, Paris"--Title page verso.
Description
"Winner of the Prix Goncourt, this dizzying literary page-turner ingeniously blends crime, fantasy, sci-fi, and thriller as it plumbs the mysteries surrounding a Paris-New York flight. In June 2021, a senseless event upends the lives of hundreds of men and women, all passengers on a flight from Paris to New York. Among them: Blake, a respectable family man, though he works as a contract killer; Slimboy, a Nigerian pop star tired of living a lie; Joanna, a formidable lawyer whose flaws have caught up with her; and Victor Miesel, a critically acclaimed yet commercially unsuccessful writer who suddenly becomes a cult hit. All of them believed they had double lives. None imagined just how true that was. A virtuoso novel where logic confronts magic, The Anomaly explores the part of ourselves that eludes us. This witty variation on the doppelgänger theme, which takes us on a journey from Lagos and Mumbai to the White House, proves to be Hervé Le Tellier's most ambitious work yet"--,Provided by publisher.
Language
In English. Translated from the French.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Le Tellier, H., & Hunter, A. (2021). The anomaly . Other Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Le Tellier, Hervé, 1957- and Adriana, Hunter. 2021. The Anomaly. New York: Other Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Le Tellier, Hervé, 1957- and Adriana, Hunter. The Anomaly New York: Other Press, 2021.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Le Tellier, Hervé, and Adriana Hunter. The Anomaly Other Press, 2021.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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