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When his son is killed by gangsters' crossfire on his way to school, Neapolitan taxi driver Matteo is consumed with despair. An encounter with strangers in a café raises the possibility of bringing young Pippo back from the dead, if they can locate the entrance to the underworld . . .

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ISBN-13: 9781910477328
Publisher: Gallic Books Limited
Publication date: 04/18/2017
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 13.10(w) x 8.40(h) x 2.40(d)

About the Author

Laurent Gaudé was born in 1972 in Paris. He is a prize-winning author and playwright. In 2004 he won the prestigious Prix Goncourt.

Jane Aitken is a publisher and translator. She lives in London.

Emily Boyce is an editor and translator. She lives in London.

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