Agatha (Innbundet)

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Caroline Waight (Oversetter)

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Innbinding: Innbundet
Utgivelsesår: 2019
Antall sider: 160
Forlag: Hodder & Stoughton
Språk: Engelsk
Oversatt av: Waight, Caroline
ISBN/EAN: 9781529361377
Omtale Agatha
A psychiatrist is counting down towards his upcoming retirement. He lives alone in his childhood home and has neither friends nor family.

Often, he resorts to drawing bird caricatures of his patients instead of taking notes. His social life consists of brief conversations with his meticulous secretary Madame Surrugue, who has reigned over the clinic for more than thirty years. The two of them have no relationship outside the office, where everything runs smoothly and uneventfully.

Until one day, that is, when a young German woman called Agatha arrives and demands to see the doctor and he soon realizes that underneath her fragile exterior is a strong and fascinating woman. The doctor and Agatha embark upon a course of therapy together, a process that forces the doctor to confront his fear of true intimacy outside the clinic. But is it too late to reconsider your existence as a 71-year-old?

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