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This is for You

Emmanuel Carrère

Translated by Linda Coverdale

‘I have a proposition for you. From this moment on, you will do everything I tell you to do.’

Emmanuel Carrère

Emmanuel Carrère is a novelist, film-maker, journalist and biographer. His books include Limonov, Lives Other Than My Own, The Adversary and My Life as a Russian Novel.

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Translated by Linda Coverdale

Linda Coverdale has translated over eighty books, including works by Marguerite Duras, Tahar Ben Jelloun, Roland Barthes and Marie Darrieussecq. A Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, she has won the 2006 Scott Moncrieff Prize, the MLA Aldo & Jeanne Scaglione Literary Translation Prize and the 2004 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award.

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