Too Close to the Edge (Paperback)

By Pascal Garnier, Emily Boyce (Translator)

Gallic Books, 9781910477250, 248pp.

Publication Date: June 14, 2016

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Recently widowed grandmother Eliette is returning to her house in the mountains when her car breaks down. A stranger offers help and Eliette gives him a lift, glad of the company and interruption to her routine.

A tale of retirement and calm domesticity, with a hint of menace about to explode.

About the Author

Pascal Garnier: Pascal Garnier is a leading figure in contemporary French literature, in the tradition of GeorgesSimenon. He lived in a small village in the Ardeche devoting himself to writing and painting. Garnier died in March 2010. Emily Boyce: Emily Boyce is in-house translator for Gallic Books. She lives in London