The Rain Watcher

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• Author :Tatiana de Rosnay
• Pages :
240 Sheets
• ISBN-10 :
1250200016
• ISBN-13 :9781250200013
• Release :
October 30, 2018
• Publisher :
St. Martin’s Press

⊕ Plot Summary : “The first new novel in four years from the beloved sensation author of Sarah’s Key, a heartrending and rise story of family secrets and devastating disaster, within the tradition of THE NEST. The Rain Watcher could be a powerful family drama set in Paris because the Malegarde family gathers to celebrate the father’s seventieth birthday. Their hidden fears and secrets ar slowly unraveled because the town of sunshine undergoes a shocking natural disaster. Seen through the eyes of attractive lensman Linden Malegarde, the youngest son, all members of the family can got to fight to stay their unity against tragic circumstances. during this profound and intense novel of affection and redemption, DE Rosnay demonstrates all of her writer’s skills each as an unbelievable storyteller however additionally as a soul seeker.”


⊗ Author Profile

“Tatiana de Rosnay was born on September 28, 1961, in Neuilly-sur-Seine. His father is French of Russian origin, his mother, English. She describes herself as “franglaise” and was raised in Boston and Paris. After studying literature in England at the University of East Anglia, Tatiana worked in Paris as a journalist for Vanity Fair, Psychologies Magazine, ELLE and the JDD.

Tatiana de Rosnay published her first novel, The Apartment Witness, in 1992. Since then she has published a dozen books of which She was Sarah, sold nine million copies worldwide and brought to the screen by Gilles Paquet-Brenner in 2010. The adaptation of Boomerang was carried out by François Favrat in 2015 and Moka by Frédéric Mermoud in 2016. Spirales and Le Voisin are being adapted.

Her favorite novelist is Daphné du Maurier, whose biography she published in March 2015, Manderley for ever, nominated for the 2015 Goncourt biography and winner of the Hossegor biography prize. Bilingual, Tatiana de Rosnay writes some of his novels in English and others in French. Her books are translated into some 40 countries and she is on the list of the most widely read French novelists abroad, especially in the Netherlands and the United States. His favorite themes are the family secrets and the memory of the walls. She lives in France with her family.”


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