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About the Author: Laurent Gaudé

Laurent Gaudé est un romancier et dramaturge français. Après d'être nommé pour le Prix Concourt 2002 avec La mort du roi Tsongor, il a gagné ce prix en 2004 pour son roman Le Soleil des Scorta.

He studied theater and has written many dramatic works, among them Onysos le furieux, Cendres sur les mains, Médée Kali, and Le Tigre bleu de l'Euphrate.
In 2002 he was shortlisted for the Prix Goncourt for La Mort du roi Tsongor. Two years later, he won the prize for his novel The Scortas' Sun (French: Le Soleil des Scorta).

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Hardcover, Published in Oct 2017 by Hesperus Press

ISBN10: 184391705X | ISBN13: 9781843917052

Page count: 220

Boasting a notorious thief as one of their ancestors, the Scorta family are met by indifference and general opprobrium in the small town in southern Italy where they live. Yet despite these testing circumstances, the family finds pride in its roots and discovers happiness despite the abject poverty in which they are forced to live.

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