Books by Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt

THREE WOMEN IN A MIRROR by Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 2, 2013

"Schmitt's three complex stories are beautifully translated and masterfully written."
Schmitt (Concerto to the Memory of an Angel, 2011, etc.) writes movingly about three women, divided by time and distance, whose lives connect when they attempt to break free of expectations imposed by society. Read full book review >
THE WOMAN WITH THE BOUQUET by Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"While all of Schmitt's stories are well worth reading, when an ironic conclusion becomes predictable (à la O. Henry), it subverts its own desire to surprise."
Illuminating stories about the everyday—self-image, problematic relationships, the need for love—marred only by Schmitt's unfortunate tendency to use heavy-handed irony in the stories' conclusions. Read full book review >