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Maylis de Kerangal

Maylis de Kerangal
(c) Emmanuelle Marchadour

Maylis de Kerangal is the author of several books in French, including Naissance d’un pont, (published in English as Birth of a Bridge), which won of the Prix Franz Hessel and Prix Médicis in 2010; Réparer les vivants, which won the Grand Prix RTL-Lire and the Student Choice Novel of the Year from France Culture and Télérama and whose English translation, The Heart, was one of the Wall Street Journal’s Ten Best Fiction Works of 2016 and the winner of the 2017 Wellcome Book Prize; and Un chemin de tables, whose English translation, The Cook, was a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice. She lives in Paris.

Maylis de Kerangal

Painting Time

Painting Time

Maylis de Kerangal; Translated from the French by Jessica Moore
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

An aesthetic and existential coming-of-age novel exploring the apprenticeship of a young female painter

In Maylis de Kerangal’s A World Within Reach, we are...

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The Cook

Maylis de Kerangal; Translated from the French by Sam Taylor
Picador
Picador

"A slim, bountiful, beautifully written (and gorgeously translated) 'Portrait of the Chef as a Young Man.'" --Nancy Klinke, The New York Times Book Review

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The Heart

Maylis de Kerangal; Translated from the French by Sam Taylor
Picador
Picador

One of Bill Gates' "Five Best Summer Reads"

The basis for the critically-acclaimed film, Heal the Living, directed by Katell Quillévéré...

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