Too Close to the Edge

Written by Pascal Garnier | Translated by Emily Boyce | Gallic Books | June 7, 2016

Recently widowed grandmother Éliette is returning to her home in the mountains when her micro-car breaks down. A stranger comes to her aid on foot. Éliette offers him a lift, glad of the interruption to her humdrum routine. That night, her neighbours' son is killed in a road accident. Could the tragedy be linked to the arrival of her good Samaritan?

"Bleak, often funny and never predictable."--The Observer

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