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The Peculiar Life of a Lonely Postman

Category: Book
Translated By: Hawke, Liedewy
By (author): Theriault, Denis
Subject:  FICTION / Contemporary Women
  FICTION / In Translation / French
  FICTION / Literary
  FICTION / Romance / New Adult
Audience: general/trade
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
Published: March 2017
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 128
Size: 7.89in x 6.59in
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher**Selected for Simon Mayo's BBC Radio 2 Book Club* Secretly steaming open envelopes and reading the letters inside, Bilodo has found an escape from his lonely and routine life as a postman. When one day he comes across a mysterious letter containing a single haiku, he finds himself avidly caught up in the relationship between a long-distance couple who write to each other using only beautiful poetry. He feasts on their words, vicariously living a life for which he longs. But it will only be a matter of time before his world comes crashingdown around him.
Biographical NoteDenis Theriault is an award-winning author and screenwriter living in Montreal, Canada.The Peculiar Life of a Lonely Postman is his second novel.