Internationally renowned author Patrick Modiano has received many prestigious literary awards, among them the 2014 Nobel Prize for Literature. Mark Polizzotti is the translator of more than forty books from the French, including seven by Modiano. He directs the publications program at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
"Parental callousness is nowhere analyzed with such empathy and
nuance as in Such Fine Boys . . . a study in the varieties
of self-absorption, or carelessness, and a reckoning of its
costs."-Robyn Creswell, New York Review of Books
"Melancholy and strikingly beautiful."-Catholic Herald