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Patrick Modiano

Jean Patrick Modiano (French pronunciation: ​[ʒɑ̃ paˈtʁik ˌmɔdjaˈno]; born 30 July 1945) is a French novelist and recipient of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Literature. He previously won the 2012 Austrian State Prize for European Literature, the 2010 Prix mondial Cino Del Duca from the Institut de France for lifetime achievement, the 1978 Prix Goncourt for Rue des boutiques obscures, and the 1972 Grand Prix du roman de l'Académie française for Les Boulevards de ceinture. His works have been translated into more than 30 languages and have been celebrated in and around France, but most of his novels had not been translated into English before he was awarded the Nobel Prize.
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    • L'herbe des nuits

    • By: Patrick Modiano
    • Narrated by: Denis Podalydès
    • Length: 3 hrs and 41 mins
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    Mêlé de près à une affaire criminelle dans l'atmosphère trouble du Paris de la guerre d'Algérie, Jean rouvre une enquête classée sans...

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    • Honeymoon

    • By: Patrick Modiano
    • Narrated by: Bronson Pinchot
    • Length: 3 hrs and 28 mins
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    Having spent his entire adult life making documentary movies about lost explorers, Jean suddenly decides to abandon his wife and career and takes what seems to be a journey to nowhere....

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    • La Petite Bijou

    • By: Patrick Modiano
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    • Length: 3 hrs and 22 mins
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    Thérèse, une jeune fille solitaire de dix-neuf ans, croise dans le métro une femme qui ressemble étrangement à sa mère...

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    • So You Don’t Get Lost in the Neighborhood

    • A Novel
    • By: Patrick Modiano
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    • Length: 3 hrs and 21 mins
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    In the stillness of his Paris apartment, Jean Daragane has built a life of total solitude. Then a surprising phone call shatters the silence of an unusually hot September....

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    • By Phedippides on 12-25-16

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    • Souvenirs dormants

    • By: Patrick Modiano
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    "Vous en avez de la mémoire..." "Oui, beaucoup... Mais j'ai aussi la mémoire de détails de ma vie, de personnes que je me suis efforcé d'oublier..."

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    • Missing Person

    • By: Patrick Modiano
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    • Length: 4 hrs and 43 mins
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    For 10 years Guy Roland has lived without a past. His current life and name were given to him by his recently retired boss, Hutte, who welcomed him, a one-time client, into his detective agency....

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    • I'm a simple person

    • By Angela on 03-20-16

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    • Dora Bruder

    • By: Patrick Modiano
    • Narrated by: Didier Sandre
    • Length: 2 hrs and 12 mins
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    Dans une vieille édition de Paris-Soir, celle du 31 décembre 1941, le narrateur lit, par hasard, une petite annonce dans la rubrique "D'hier à aujourd'hui"...

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    • The Black Notebook

    • By: Patrick Modiano
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    • Length: 3 hrs and 33 mins
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    A writer's notebook becomes the key that unlocks memories of a love formed and lost in 1960s Paris....

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    • The Black Notebook

    • By PuddingPepsi on 09-04-17

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    • Dans le café de la jeunesse perdue

    • By: Patrick Modiano
    • Narrated by: Denis Podalydès
    • Length: 3 hrs and 4 mins
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    "Encore aujourd'hui, il m'arrive d'entendre, le soir, une voix qui m'appelle par mon prénom, dans la rue. Une voix rauque..."

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    • Remise de peine

    • By: Patrick Modiano
    • Narrated by: Ivan Morane
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    Un des romans les plus secrets de Patrick Modiano sur les non-dits de l'enfance, où le souvenir autobiographique, refaçonné par l'imaginaire, devient roman. Un diamant littéraire à découvrir...

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