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Joel Dicker was born in Geneva in 1985, where he studied Law. The Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair was nominated for the Prix Goncourt and won the Grand Prix du Roman de l'Academie Francaise and the Prix Goncourt des Lyceens.

Sam Taylor is a novelist and journalist who has lived in France for more than a decade. His first literary translation was Laurence Binet's bestselling HHhH, which was longlisted for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Joel Dicker

The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair by Joel Dicker
The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair
Joel Dicker
This sprawling Swiss crime novel has taken Europe by storm and could well prove a similar phenomenon in its English language edition. The tale of a young writer and his complex entanglement with an older more established novelist who is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/05/2015
The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair by Joel Dicker
The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair
Joel Dicker
A Maxim Jakubowski selected title. This sprawling Swiss crime novel has taken Europe by storm and could well prove a similar phenomenon in its...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/05/2014

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