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The History of Love

The History of Love

Author: Nicole Krauss
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Description

In the Polish village where he was born, Leo Gursky fell in love with a young girl called Alma and wrote a book in her honour. These days he is just about surving life in America. Meanwhile, a young girl, hoping to find a cure for her mother's loneliness, stumbles across a book that changed her mother's life and she goes in search of the author.

Awards

Shortlisted for British Book Awards: Best Read of the Year 2006 and Orange Prize 2006.

Author description

Nicole Krauss was born in New York in 1974. Her first novel Man Walks into a Room, to be published by Penguin in 2006, was shortlisted for the LA Times Book Award. She lives in Brooklyn.

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General Fields

  • : 9780141019970
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : December 2005
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Nicole Krauss
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : 813.6
  • : 272