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Alice Zeniter

Alice Zeniter is a French novelist, translator, scriptwriter, and director. Her novel Take This Man was published in English by Europa Editions in 2011. Zeniter has won many awards for her work in France, including the Prix Littéraire de la Porte Dorée, the Prix Renaudot des Lycéens, and the Prix Goncourt des Lycéens, which was awarded to The Art of Losing. She lives in Brittany.

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The Art of Losing

The Art of Losing

Alice Zeniter; Translated from the French by Frank Wynne
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A gripping, multigenerational tale of a French Algerian woman reckoning with her family's secret past and the inescapable legacies of colonialism


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Available 03/23/2021