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Gil Courtemanche is an author and journalist in international and third-world politics. He has written many non-fiction works and also made the award-winning documentary, The Gospel of Aids. When his first novel, Un Dimanche ala piscine a Kigali, was originally publishing in 2000 it spent more than a year on the Quebec bestseller lists and won the Prix des Libraires, the booksellers award for outstanding book of the year. He currently lives in Quebec where he works as a political columnist for Le Devoir.

Patricia Claxton is one of Canada's foremost translators, winning the Governor Genera's Award for translation on two separate occasions.

If you like Gil Courtemanche you might also like to read books by Warren Fitzgerald, Sofi Aksanen and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Gil Courtemanche

A Sunday at the Pool in Kigali by Gil Courtemanche
A Sunday at the Pool in Kigali
Gil Courtemanche
A microcosm for the competing powers and influential groups in Rwanda, A Sunday at the Pool in Kigali looks at those involved in one of the most tragic events of the twentieth century. It is a powerful political novel, a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/08/2011

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