The King of Fools

Author(s): Frederic Dard
Original Publish Date: Sep 05, 2017
Product Number: EB00692755
Released: Sep 05, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781782272908
Publisher: Pushkin Vertigo
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An ingenious thriller, set in Edinburgh, from the master of French noir. Jean-Marie can't believe his luck when he has a passionate triste with a beautiful young Englishwoman, Marjory, who is holidaying in the COte d'Azur. However, when he discovers his lover is married he is crestfallen, and when she returns to her home in rainy Edinburgh he is heartbroken. He takes a fateful decision: to follow her. He arrives in Scotland. but soon the jealous husband appears, and a deadly encounter is only the beginning of a nightmarish, disorienting drama.

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