In her latest book, french novelist anna gavalda brings together two novellas exploring the young, restless, and downtrodden on the edge of a breakthrough. The stories in i wish someone were waiting for me somewhere are as wicked as they are insightful, as stylish as they are sparse, as fiercely unsentimental as they are emotionally wrought. Buy hunting and gathering new ed by gavalda, anna isbn. Meet anna and elsa, two beautiful sisters and princesses. Mary and ross were in rome on a junioryearabroad program when they had their baby, natassia, who was conceived on a dare. Born in paris in 1970, anna gavalda published her first work in 1999 while working as a high school french teacher. I liked this book so much that i purchased two more of her books. Anna gavalda eg elska ho skjonnlitteratur boklibris as.
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