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Author Ferrandez, Jacques, author, illustrator.

Title The stranger / Jacques Ferrandez ; translated by Sandra Smith.

Edition First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Pegasus Books Ltd., 2016.
©2016
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 Nichols Adult Fiction Graphic Novels  F FERRANDE    AVAILABLE
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Description 131 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 29 cm
Summary The day his mother dies, Meursault notices that it is very hot on the bus that is taking him from Algiers to the retirement home where his mother lived; so hot that he falls asleep. Later, while waiting for the wake to begin, the harsh electric lights in the room make him extremely uncomfortable, so he gratefully accepts the coffee the caretaker offers him and smokes a cigarette. The same burning sun that so oppresses him during the funeral walk will once again blind the calm, reserved Meursault as he walks along a deserted beach a few days later--leading him to commit an irreparable act.
Note Based on the novel by Albert Camus.
Originally published in French in 2013 by Gallimard.
Subject Murder -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Alienation (Social psychology) -- Algeria -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Murderers -- Algeria -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Misanthropy -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Existential ethics -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Algeria -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Genre Graphic novels.
Added Author Smith, Sandra, 1949- translator.
Graphic novelization of (work): Camus, Albert, 1913-1960. √Čtranger. English.
ISBN 9781681771359
1681771357
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