Pierre Lemaitre
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Pierre Lemaitre

Pierre Lemaitre (born 19 April 1951 in Paris) is a Prix Goncourt-winning French author and a screenwriter, internationally renowned for the crime novels featuring the fictional character Commandant Camille Verhœven.

His first novel to be translated into English, Alex, is a translation of the French book of the same title, it won the CWA International Dagger for best crime novel of 2013.

In November 2013, he was awarded the Prix Goncourt, France's top literary prize, for Au revoir là-haut, an epic about World War I. The translation of another of his French novels, Camille won the CWA International Dagger in 2015.
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    • Vestido de novia [Blood Wedding]

    • By: Pierre Lemaitre, María Teresa Gallego Urrutia - translator, Amaya García Gallego - translator
    • Narrated by: Nerea Alfonso, Xavier Fernández
    • Length: 9 hrs and 39 mins
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    Sophie Duguet no entiende qué le sucede: pierde objetos, olvida situaciones, es detenida en un supermercado por pequeños robos que no recuerda haber cometido. Y los cadáveres comienzan a acumularse a su alrededor....

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    • Cuando se odia serenamente

    • By Mario on 03-09-19

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    • Au revoir là-haut

    • Suivi d'un entretien avec l'auteur
    • By: Pierre Lemaitre
    • Narrated by: Pierre Lemaitre
    • Length: 16 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 67
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      5 out of 5 stars 61
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    "Pour le commerce, la guerre présente beaucoup d'avantages, même après." Au lendemain du plus grand carnage du XXe siècle, deux rescapés...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Magnifique

    • By rzach on 10-19-15

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    • Couleurs de l'incendie

    • By: Pierre Lemaitre
    • Narrated by: Pierre Lemaitre
    • Length: 14 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
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      5 out of 5 stars 24
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    Février 1927. Le Tout-Paris assiste aux obsèques de Marcel Péricourt. Sa fille, Madeleine, doit prendre la tête de l'empire financier dont elle est...

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    • Enthralling story with a historical view

    • By Frespkr on 02-10-18

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    • Inhuman Resources

    • By: Pierre Lemaitre, Sam Gordon
    • Narrated by: Peter Noble
    • Length: 12 hrs and 10 mins
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    Alain Delambre is a 57-year-old former HR executive drained by four years of hopeless unemployment. All he is offered are small, demoralizing jobs. He has reached his very lowest ebb and can see no way out....

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    • Wir sehen uns dort oben

    • By: Pierre Lemaitre
    • Narrated by: Markus Hoffmann
    • Length: 17 hrs and 9 mins
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    Der Erste Weltkrieg ist zu Ende. Dem Tod nur knapp entkommen, können die Soldaten Albert und Édouard endlich nach Frankreich zurückkehren...

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    • Blood Wedding

    • By: Pierre Lemaitre, Frank Wynne - translator
    • Narrated by: Peter Noble
    • Length: 9 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 23
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
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    Sophie Duguet is losing her grip. Haunted by visions from her past of her loving husband, who committed suicide after a car accident....

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    • Irene

    • The Commandant Camille Verhoeven Trilogy
    • By: Pierre Lemaitre
    • Narrated by: Peter Noble
    • Length: 12 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 94
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      4 out of 5 stars 87
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    Pierre Lemaitre is known for writing crime fiction with an alchemical mix of white-knuckle intensity, fearlessly unconventional plotting, and psychologically intricate character development....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Napoleonic Inspector & Lovely, Pregnant Wife Irene

    • By W Perry Hall on 01-20-15

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    • The Great Swindle

    • By: Pierre Lemaitre
    • Narrated by: Gareth Armstrong
    • Length: 14 hrs and 59 mins
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    The year is 1918, the war on the Western Front all but over. An ambitious officer, Lieutenant Henry D'Aulnay-Pradelle, sends two soldiers over the top and then surreptitiously shoots them in the back to incite his men to attack the German lines....

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    • Cadres noirs

    • By: Pierre Lemaitre
    • Narrated by: Olivier Martinaud
    • Length: 12 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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    Alain Delambre est un cadre de cinquante-sept ans anéanti par quatre années de chômage sans espoir. Ancien DRH, il accepte des petits jobs démoralisants...

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    • Camille

    • Camille Verhoeven, Book 3
    • By: Pierre Lemaitre, Frank Wynne (translator)
    • Narrated by: Peter Noble
    • Length: 11 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 16
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    Anne Forestier finds herself in the wrong place at the wrong time when she is trapped in the middle of a raid on a jewellers on the Champs-Élysées....

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