Pedigree (New York Review Books Classics)

by Georges Simenon

Paperback, 2010

Status

Available

Publication

NYRB Classics (2010), Edition: Main, 560 pages

Description

A story about the coming-of-age of a precocious and curious boy and the coming to be of the modern world.

User reviews

LibraryThing member PaolaM
A largely autobiographical novel peering through the difficulties of life in Liege at the beginning of the last century by charting the story of a family, with all the unpalatable resentments, jealousies, pettiness, sour disappointment with a life that is not taking the right turns that can go on underneath the surface. The misery of human nature laid bare in a powerful book.… (more)

Language

Original language

English

Barcode

3959
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