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Laurent Gaudé

Born in 1972, Laurent Gaudé is one of France's most highly respected playwrights and novelists. He has won many prizes including the Goncourt in 2004 for The Scortas' Sun, published in 34 countries. In a survey by leading French trade magazine Livres Hebdo, Hell's Gate was chosen by booksellers as the highlight of 676 books published in the 2008 rentrée season.

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    • Le soleil des Scorta

    • By: Laurent Gaudé
    • Narrated by: Pierre-François Garel
    • Length: 5 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Parce qu'un viol a fondé leur lignée, les Scorta sont nés dans l'opprobre. À Montepuccio, leur petit village d'Italie du sud, ils vivent pauvrement...

    Regular price: $19.14

    • Eldorado [French Version]

    • By: Laurent Gaudé
    • Narrated by: Pierre-François Garel
    • Length: 4 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3
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    Gardien de la citadelle Europe, le commandant Piracci navigue depuis vingt ans au large des côtes italiennes, afin d'intercepter les embarcations...

    Regular price: $17.12

    • Ouragan

    • By: Laurent Gaudé
    • Narrated by: Pierre-François Garel
    • Length: 4 hrs and 53 mins
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    Au cœur de la tempête qui dévaste la Nouvelle-Orléans, dans un saisissant décor d'apocalypse, quelques personnages affrontent la fureur...

    Regular price: $19.14

    • The House of Scorta

    • By: Laurent Guade
    • Narrated by: Daniel Oreskes, Barbara Caruso
    • Length: 5 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 15
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      4 out of 5 stars 3
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      4 out of 5 stars 4

    Winner of France's most prestigious literary prize, set in the unforgiving south of Italy, this is an epic tale of love, lies, and a family's disgrace....

    Regular price: $18.87

    • La mort du roi Tsongor

    • By: Laurent Gaudé
    • Narrated by: Pierre-François Garel
    • Length: 5 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3 out of 5 stars 4
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    Au cœur d'une Afrique ancestrale, le vieux Tsongor, roi de Massaba, souverain d'un empire immense, s'apprête à marier sa fille...

    Regular price: $17.12

    • Écoutez nos défaites

    • By: Laurent Gaudé
    • Narrated by: Pauline Huruguen
    • Length: 7 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3 out of 5 stars 1

    Un agent des services de renseignements français gagné par une grande lassitude est chargé de retrouver à Beyrouth un ancien membre...

    Regular price: $19.14

    • Les Oliviers du Négus

    • By: Laurent Gaudé
    • Narrated by: Laurent Gaudé
    • Length: 3 hrs and 5 mins
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    Dans la proximité de la guerre ou de la mort surgissent quatre récits où les héros - certes vaincus, mais non déchus - prononcent d'ultimes paroles...

    Regular price: $19.14

    • Danser les ombres

    • By: Laurent Gaudé
    • Narrated by: Pauline Huruguen
    • Length: 6 hrs and 8 mins
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    Un matin, la jeune Lucine arrive à Port-au-Prince pour y annoncer un décès. Très vite, dans cette ville où elle a connu les heures glorieuses et sombres...

    Regular price: $20.81

    • De sang et de lumière

    • By: Laurent Gaudé
    • Narrated by: Laurent Gaudé
    • Length: 1 hr and 30 mins
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    Qu'ils donnent la parole aux opprimés réduits au silence ou ravivent le souvenir des peuples engloutis de l'histoire, qu'ils exaltent l'amour d'une mère ou...

    Regular price: $14.55

    • Hell's Gate

    • By: Laurent Gaudé
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 5 hrs and 18 mins
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    When his son is killed by gangsters' crossfire on his way to school, Neapolitan taxi driver Matteo is consumed with despair....

    Regular price: $19.95

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