"Having been in an anatomy lab, and smelled that smell, the scene was quite vivid for me (though I had been there for an anatomical drawing class, and did not draw heads), and it reminded me partly of the anatomy lesson scenes in Lars von Trier’s ‘Riget’. Crinkling my nose remembering that smell, I read on, and found that I couldn’t put the book down.
The connections between characters and to the finale were artfully done, subtle enough that it kept me guessing...I’m looking forward to the next in the series, and hope that Le French Book will continue to put out these fantastic translations." —Musings of an Unabashed Francophile. Read full review here.