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Signing day

free David Foenkinos will be signing his books at the French Bookshop

22/03/2012 from 15:00 to 17:00

David FoenkinosDavid Foenkinos

David Foenkinos (born 1974) is a French Author and Screen writer. He studied literature at la Sorbonne and Jazz in Paris. His novel La délicatesse is a bestseller in France with more than 700,000 copies sold to date and translated in 20 languages. A film based on the book was released in France in December 2011, with Audrey Tautou as the main character. The film will be released in London on 13 April.



Book Synopsis

He was passing by, she kissed him without thinking. Now she wonders whether she did the right thing. But Natalie isn't certain of anything anymore. One minute she was a happily married young woman, successful in her career, and convinced the future was full of promise. But when her husband was run over by a car, her whole world was turned upside down. Years later, still bruised with grief but desperate to move on with her life, she impulsively kisses her colleague Markus. For Natalie, the kiss is just a gratuitous act. For the awkward, unassuming Markus, it is the moment at which he falls hopelessly, helplessly in love. But how will he ever convince such a beautiful, intelligent but confused young woman that he is the man who can bring her back to life?

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