This little family
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Hunter, Adriana, translator.
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New York : Other Press, [2020].
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Published
New York : Other Press, [2020].
Format
Book
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263 pages ; 21 cm
Language
English

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"This astonishing debut inhabits the mind of a young married woman driven to extremes by disgust and dread in the aftermath of a rape. Marie and Laurent, a young, affluent couple, have settled into their large Paris apartment and decide to start trying for a baby. This picture-perfect existence is shattered when Marie is assaulted by her new boss. Deeply shaken by the attack, she discovers she is pregnant, and is convinced her rapist is the father. Marie closes herself off in a destructive silence, ultimately leading her to commit an irreparable act. In a first novel of extraordinary power and depth, Inès Bayard exposes disturbing truths about how society sees women and how women see themselves in turn"--Provided by publisher.
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Translated from the French.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Bayard, I., & Hunter, A. (2020). This little family . Other Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Bayard, Inès, 1992- and Adriana, Hunter. 2020. This Little Family. Other Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Bayard, Inès, 1992- and Adriana, Hunter. This Little Family Other Press, 2020.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Bayard, Inès, and Adriana Hunter. This Little Family Other Press, 2020.

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