The Great Swindle

Product Number: D4235
Released: 01 May, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781510028289
Narrator(s): Gareth Armstrong
Publisher: W F Howes
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1918. Wanting to impress his superiors, an ambitious officer, Lieutenant Pradelle, sends two soldiers over the top and shoots them to incite their comrades to attack the German lines. When Albert Maillard realises how they must have died, the Lieutenant hopes to silence him, but Albert is rescued by fellow soldier, Edouard Péricourt. Back in civilian life, Edouard’s sense of mischief is rekindled and he devises a confidence trick that could make them a fortune…

Author(s): Pierre Lemaitre
Original Publish Date: 01 May, 2016

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Author(s): Pierre Lemaitre
Narrator(s): Gareth Armstrong
Product Number CX3143
Released: 01 Feb, 2016
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Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781510021037
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Author(s): Pierre Lemaitre
Narrator(s): Gareth Armstrong
Product Number MPCD1227
Released: 01 Feb, 2016
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Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781510021549
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Author(s): Pierre Lemaitre
Narrator(s): Gareth Armstrong
Product Number OB1640
Released: 01 May, 2016
Business Term: OBOU 7 Years
Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781510028050

Professional reviews

"The Prix Goncourt winning masterpiece by the internationally bestselling author of Alex, Irène and Camille, Pierre Lemaitre. ‘A superb novel, from beginning to end!’ HUFFINGTON POST ‘After a stunning start, Pierre Lemaitre keeps up the pace from one end to the other of this fantastical, extraordinary novel,which lives up to all its early promise... Impossible to put down.’ LIVRES HEBDO"

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