The Resource The dinner : a novel, Herman Koch ; translated from the Dutch by Sam Garrett

The dinner : a novel, Herman Koch ; translated from the Dutch by Sam Garrett

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The dinner : a novel
Title
The dinner
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Herman Koch ; translated from the Dutch by Sam Garrett
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Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Summary
Two couples meet for dinner at a fashionable restaurant in Amsterdam. Behind their polite conversation, terrible things need to be said, and with every forced smile and every new course, the knives are being sharpened. Each couple has a fifteen-year-old son. The two boys are united by their accountability for a single horrific act; an act that has triggered a police investigation and shattered the comfortable, insulated worlds of their families. As the dinner reaches its culinary climax, the conversation finally touches on their children. As civility and friendship disintegrate, each couple show just how far they are prepared to go to protect those they love
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DLC
Dewey number
839.31/364
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT5881.21.O25
LC item number
D56513 2013
Literary form
fiction
The dinner : a novel, Herman Koch ; translated from the Dutch by Sam Garrett
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The dinner : a novel, Herman Koch ; translated from the Dutch by Sam Garrett
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
292 p.
Isbn
9780770437855
Lccn
2012025626
System control number
ocn798058782

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