The Great Longing: A Novel

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A journey of self-discovery finds thirtysomething Sam van Dijk searching for the answers behind his memory loss after the violent death of his parents and seeking grounding from two equally troubled siblings. Tour.

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A sophisticated, evocative, and powerfully moving bestseller from Holland, winner of that country's most prestigious literary prize for fiction, The Great Longing is a picaresque novel of desire, memory and unconventional notions about love.

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Text: English (translation)
Original Language: Dutch

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