The Foundling Boy

The Foundling Boy

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 05/12/2013
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The Foundling Boy
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Oh wow, what a gorgeous, beautiful book. Sometimes you read something that has been translated for the first time, and you just feel so grateful for the wo... READ MORE
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Synopsis

It is 1919. On a summer's night in Normandy, a new-born baby is left in a basket outside the home of Albert and Jeanne Arnaud. The childless couple take the foundling in, name him Jean, and decide to raise him as their own, though his parentage remains a mystery. Though Jean's life is never dull, he grows up knowing little of what lies beyond his local area. Until the day he sets off on his bicycle to discover the world, and encounters a Europe on the threshold of interesting times...

  • Publisher: Gallic Books
  • ISBN: 9781908313560
  • Number of pages: 416
  • Weight: 396g
  • Dimensions: 177 x 127 mm

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