History of Violence
A NovelBook - 2018
On Christmas Eve 2012, in Paris, the novelist Édouard Louis was raped and almost murdered by a man he had just met. This act of violence left Louis shattered; its aftermath made him a stranger to himself and sent him back to the village, the family, and the past he had sworn to leave behind.
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2018.
Edition: First American edition.
Characteristics: 212 pages ; 20 cm