Most widely held works about Jean Echenoz
Most widely held works by Jean Echenoz
I'm gone : a novel by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
56 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 16 languages and held by 965 libraries worldwide
This Goncourt Prize-winning novel is about a Parisian art dealer who walks out on his wife to join a treasure hunting expedition to the Arctic, only to find himself caught up in a theft. Echenoz has produced a suspenseful crime caper, a look at the uncertainties of love, and a witty foray into corruption in the art market.
Ravel : a novel by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
30 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 720 libraries worldwide
In 1927 as Maurice Ravel - dandy, eccentric, and curmudgeon - voyages across the Atlantic aboard the luxurious ocean liner The France to begin his triumphant grand tour across the United States. Ravel travels across America, playing in grand concert halls from Boston to Chicago to California, meeting luminaries of the day including Stravinsky, Mahler, Bartok, Toscanini, Gershwin, and even Charlie Chaplin. Concentrating both on Ravel's personal life - sartorially and socially splendid - and on his most successful compositions from 1927 to 1937.
Piano : a novel by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 664 libraries worldwide
Un pianiste professionnel ne s'accorde aucun répit, aucun plaisir, car il se doit tout entier à son public.
Chopin's move : a novel by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
17 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 660 libraries worldwide
A parody of the spy novel. Its hero is Franck Chopin, an entomologist turned secret agent whose specialty is transforming bugs into "bugs," as when he plants flies with microphones attached to their wings. Lots of deception and double-dealing described with humor. By the author of Double Jeopardy.
Cherokee by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
37 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in 9 languages and held by 653 libraries worldwide
Translated from the French.
Big blondes by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
22 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 522 libraries worldwide
TV producer Paul Salvador needs an actress for a film and hires detectives to track down Gloria Stella, a pop star considered the perfect blonde. But elusive Gloria likes her privacy and at least one detective ends up dead. The chase leads the reader from France all the way to India. A roman noir.
Double jeopardy : a novel by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Lightning : a novel by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
A fictional portrait of Nikola Tesla. Traces the notable career of Gregor, a precocious young engineer from Eastern Europe, who travels across the Atlantic to work alongside Thomas Edison, with whom he later holds a long-lasting rivalry.
Running : a novel by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 349 libraries worldwide
"Czech runner Emil Zátopek, a factory worker who, despite an initial contempt for athletics as a young man, is forced to participate in a footrace and soon develops a curious passion for the physical limits he discovers as a long distance runner. Zátopek's determination and uniquely brutal training regime lead him to break numerous world records, culminating in an unparalleled win of three gold medals at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics. Despite being heralded as a national hero and adored around the world for his astonishing physical accomplishments, Zátopek becomes a victim of the controlling communist regime that once supported him"--Jacket.
Un an by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Nous trois by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in French and Swedish and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Le méridien de Greenwich : roman by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
22 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 214 libraries worldwide
L'occupation des sols by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
17 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Jérôme Lindon by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in French and Spanish and held by 148 libraries worldwide
"Ca s'arrête un matin gris, dans une rue de Trouville, le jeudi 12 avril 2001. Je suis en train de faire des courses quand mon téléphone sonne dans ma poche. C'est Irène Lindon qui m'annonce que Jérôme Lindon est mort lundi, et enterré ce jeudi matin même. Les heures qui suivent, je n'ai pas envie d'en parler."
Je m'en vais : suivi de Dans l'atelier de l'écrivain, entretien réalisé par Geneviève Winter, Pascaline Griton et Emmanuel Barthélémy by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Le maître de Ballantrae by Robert Louis Stevenson ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Raymond Queneau ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Laufen Roman by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in German and held by 18 libraries worldwide
De l'imposture en littérature by Enrique Vila-Matas ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Multiple languages and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Ik ben weg by Jean Echenoz ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Dutch and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Een gescheiden galeriehouder hoopt met in het Canadese poolgebied opgespoorde eskimo-kunstschatten zijn kansen in het leven weer richting te kunnen geven.
Angot, Christine Art dealers Authors, French Biographical fiction Biography Chevillard, Éric Criticism, interpretation, etc. Defectors Deville, Patrick Eccentrics and eccentricities Echenoz, Jean Edison, Thomas A.--1847-1931 Editions de Minuit Electrical engineering Electrical engineers Entomologists Europe Europeans Fame Fiction France France--Paris French fiction Future life Historical fiction History Houellebecq, Michel Interviews Inventions Inventors Lindon, Jérôme,--1925-2001 Literature Literature publishing Middle-aged men Minimalism (Literature) Novelists Pianists Piano--Performance Publishers and publishing Quignard, Pascal Ravel, Maurice,--1875-1937 Redonnet, Marie Stage fright Tesla, Nikola,--1856-1943 Tesla, Nikola,--1856-1943--(Spirit) Toussaint, Jean-Philippe Translations United States Women singers Zátopek, Emil,--1922-
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