The flood

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Atheneum, 1967 - Fiction - 300 pages
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User Review  - Victoria Sadler - Goodreads

It would be hard to recommend this book widely as there's no story to speak of, which limits any popular appeal. I wouldn't even describe it as a collection of short stories either. There is a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ana - Goodreads

well if that wasn't weird i don't know what is. i'm giving it three stars (liked it), beacuse i understood way too little of it to "really like it" (which would be four stars). i ain't that smart ... Read full review


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Author Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio was born in Nice, France on April 13, 1940. He studied at Bristol University from 1958 to 1959 and finished his undergraduate degree at the Institut d'etudes Litteraires in Nice. In 1964, he earned a master's degree from the University of Aix-en-Provence and wrote a doctoral thesis in 1983 on Mexico's early history for the University of Perpignan. He has taught at numerous universities throughout the world and has written around 30 books including novels, essays, and short stories. He was awarded the 1963 Theophraste Renaudot prize and the 2008 Nobel Prize for Literature.

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