L’ANOMALIE by Hervé Le Tellier (Gallimard) is the Winner of the Prix Goncourt 2020: a delightful novel about « duplication and self-confrontation ».
In a few weeks, the novel has become a true literary phenomenon:
- translation rights sold in 38 countries – Albanian, Buzuku; Bulgarian, Colibri; Catalan, Edicions 62; Simplified Chinese, Haitian; Croatian, Fraktura; Czech, Host; Danish, Forlaget Bobo; Dutch, Xander; Estonian, Tapanaev; Farsi, Ofoq; Georgian, Diogene; German, Rowohlt; Greek, Opera; Hebrew, Hakkibutz Hameuchad; Hungarian, Park; Italian, La Nave di Teseo; Japanese, Hayakawa; Korean, Minumsa; Latvian, Zvaigzne; Lituanian, Baltos Lankos; Malayalam, Green Books; Norwegian, Pax; Polish, Filtry; Portuguese/Brazil, Intrinseca; Portuguese/Portugal, Presença; Romanian, Polirom/Pandora; Russian, Corpus; Serbian, Izdavačka kuća Kiša; Slovak, Inaque; Slovenian, Mladinska Knjiga Zalozba; World Spanish, Seix Barral; Tamil, Thadagam; Turkish, Ayrinti; Ukrainian, Nora druk; Vietnamese, Nha Nam; World Arabic, Dar al-Adab; World English, Other Press; ROW English/excl NA, Penguin Michael Joseph.
- film rights sold to 247 Max
- almost one million copies sold only in France