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Envoyée Speciale

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Envoyée Speciale

After a few biographical novels, Jean Echenoz returns to pure fiction with a novel as complex as it is awesome. You can tell that he really amused himself writing it. A parodic spy novel, Envoyee special stars Constance, a budding Mata-Hari, as the leader of a whimsical and ironic narrative that seems to have been written effortlessly, in the most casual and languid manner. With much virtuosity, Echenoz plays with the artifacts of the spy genre, artifacts that he mischievously and rapturously hijacks. Envoyée Speciale is at once elegant, hilariously funny, and deeply satifying!

Envoyée Speciale, a novel by Jean Echenoz, Minuit

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Envoyée spéciale
fr
By Jean Echenoz
Pages: 308 Pages
Publisher: MINUIT
Format: Book
Language: French
Publication Date:
07 Janvier 2016
ISBN-10 : 2707329223
ISBN-13:9782707329226
Constance étant oisive, on va lui trouver de quoi s'occuper. Des bords de Seine aux rives de la mer Jaune, en passant par les fins fonds de la Creuse, rien ne devrait l'empêcher d'accomplir sa mission.... Read more
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