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Running: A Novel Hardcover – Oct 27 2009

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  • Hardcover: 1285 pages
  • Publisher: The New Press (Oct. 27 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1595584730
  • ISBN-13: 978-1595584731
  • Product Dimensions: 14 x 1.3 x 19.7 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 222 g
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,526,087 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"Elegant and joyous." —Le Monde

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About the Author

Jean Echenoz won France’s prestigious Prix Goncourt for I’m Gone (The New Press). He is the author of nine other novels in English translation—including 1914, Big Blondes, Lightning, Piano, Ravel, and Running, all published by The New Press—and the winner of numerous literary prizes, among them the Prix Médicis and the European Literature Jeopardy Prize. He lives in Paris.

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