The Greatness of Children

Original title: La grandeur des enfants

Author: Lacroix, Alexandre

Publication Date:

August 2020

Pages:

500

Original language and publisher

French | Allary Editions

Territories Handled

Worldwide excl. French

Genre

Literary Fiction

The Greatness of Children

Original title: La grandeur des enfants

Author: Lacroix, Alexandre

Synopsis

Four hundred pages written in one single breath to affirm the desire for transmitting and loving life.

Alexandre Lacroix’s first novel published by Allary Editions

Forthcoming for Allary Editions’ rentrée littéraire

In an ample novel, father of five Alexandre Lacroix recounts the experience of fatherhood. With a plot centered around the daily life of a father with young children, the author achieves a prowess as a writer: he transforms the banal into a scene of a novel, and brings together his weaknesses from which he extracts their power. As the chapters progress, this family story takes the shape of a saga, strewn with trials and anxieties.

Marketing Information

  • Five hundred pages written in one single breath to affirm the desire for transmitting and loving life.
  • Alexandre Lacroix’s first novel published by Allary Editions
  • Forthcoming for Allary Editions’ rentrée littéraire