Originally published in French under the title Soifs, critics around the world called this book a tour de force, comparing Blais with Virginia Woolf, Dante, Sophocles, and Shakespeare. This swirling, baroque fresco captures the mood of our apocalyptic age, rendering it in powerfully evocative prose.
Used availability for Marie-Claire Blais's These Festive Nights
August 2018 : Canada Paperback
September 1997 : Canada Paperback