Soft in the Head

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His mother calls him a worthless halfwit while his fellow drunks at the local bar ensure he's the butt of all their jokes. He spends his days whittling wood, counting pigeons and adding his own name...

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Born in Bordeaux in 1957, Marie-Sabine Roger has been writing books for both adults and children since 1989. Soft in the Head was made into a 2010 film, My Afternoons with Margueritte...


July 2016 Indie Next selection

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'Unique. The sort of book that makes you want to hug the author to thank them for the happiness they have given you' Focus Vif

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