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Patrick Modiano is a celebrated French novelist, author of numerous books for adults and children. His work has been translated into over 30 languages. Notable awards include the Grand Prix du Roman de l'Académie Française, the Prix Goncourt and the Austrian State Prize for European Literature. In 2014 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature 'for the art of memory with which he has evoked the most ungraspable human destinies.'

Books by Patrick Modiano

Missing Person

One of the great novels of Paris, from the winner of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Literature.

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Lacombe Lucien

The screenplay for the Academy Award-nominated film, a story set in WWII-era France about a 17-year-old boy who chooses to ally himself with pro-German supporters when the French Resistance rejects him, only to fall in love with a Jewish girl soon after.

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The Search Warrant

Elegant, pocket-sized paperbacks, VINTAGE Editions celebrate the audacity and ambition of the written word, transporting readers to wherever in the world literary innovation may be found.

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