Master your Minecraft
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Tour our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Best Books of the Year | December 7, 2014

    Gigi Little: IMG Best Kids' Books of 2014



    No, I'm sorry, it's impossible. The best kids' books of 2014? The best? Can't do it. There have been entirely too many exceptional examples of the... Continue »
    1. $11.87 Sale Board Book add to wish list

      Countablock

      Christopher Franceschelli and Peskimo 9781419713743

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$14.99
New Compact Disc
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
1 Remote Warehouse Literature- A to Z

Suite Francaise

by

Suite Francaise Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

A lost masterpiece of French literature, this epic novel of life under Nazi occupation was discovered 62 years after the author's tragic death at Auschwitz. Originally intended to be in five parts, the two that form this work are complete in themselves. Part One, "A Storm in June," is set in the chaos and mayhem of the massive 1940 exodus from Paris on the eve of the Nazi invasion. Part Two, "Dolce," opens in the provincial town of Bussy during the first influx of German soldiers. Each part features a rich cast of characters--people who never should have met, but come to form ambiguous relationships as they are forced to endure circumstances beyond their control.

About the Author

In addition to his Broadway appearances, DANIEL ORESKES has appeared in such films as The Thomas Crown and Devil's Advocate. His TV credits include The Sopranos, Third Watch, Law and Order, New York News, and The High Life. He has been honored for his audiobook narration of The House of Scorta and Suite Française.
IRÈNE NÉMIROVSKY was born in Kiev in 1903, the daughter of a wealthy Jewish banker. She and her family fled Russia in 1918 and arrived in France the following year. Educated at the Sorbonne, well-connected and multilingual, she lived a privileged émigré life and became one of the most celebrated authors of her day. Némirovsky published five novels before being arrested by the Vichy government.
Multiple Audie® Award winner Barbara Rosenblat has been named a "Voice of the Twentieth Century" by AudioFile magazine. The New York Times writes,"Watch Ms. Rosenblat work...and you get the sense that even an Oscar winner might not be able to pull this off." She created the role of "Mrs. Medlock" in the Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical The Secret Garden.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781615730414
Author:
Nemirovsky, Irene
Publisher:
Highbridge Company
Translator:
Smith, Sandra
Read by:
Rosenblat, Barbara
Read by:
Oreskes, Daniel
Read:
Rosenblat, Barbara
Read:
Oreskes, Daniel
Author:
IR
Author:
Rosenblat, Barbara
Author:
nne
Author:
&
Author:
Oreskes, Daniel
Author:
egrave
Author:
mirovsky, Ir
Author:
ne
Author:
eacute
Author:
Smith, Sandra
Author:
N
Author:
mirovsky
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
FICTION / Historical
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Unabridged; 13.25 hours on 11 CDs
Publication Date:
20091131
Binding:
COMPACT DISC
Language:
English
Dimensions:
6 x 5.13 x 1.25 in 0.69 lb
Media Run Time:
795

Other books you might like

  1. Water for Elephants
    Used Trade Paper $2.50
  2. The Emperor's Children
    Used Trade Paper $3.50
  3. American Silverplate Used Hardcover $17.50

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z

Suite Francaise New Compact Disc
0 stars - 0 reviews
$14.99 In Stock
Product details pages Highbridge Company - English 9781615730414 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.