Barney's Version : "A triumph....At once hilarious, poignant, satiric and elegiac....Barney's version has an embarrassment of riches" : Now a Major Motion Picture
Auteur : Mordecai Richler
Éditeur : Vintage Canada
Date de parution : août 2010
ISBN : 9780307401120
Ebullient and perverse, thrice married, Barney Panofsky has always clung to two cherished beliefs: life is absurd and nobody truly ever understands anybody else. But when his sworn enemy publicly states that Barney is a wife abuser, an intellectual fraud and probably a murderer, he is driven to write his own memoirs. Charged with comic energy and a wicked disregard for any pieties whatsoever, Barney's Version is a brilliant portrait of a man whom Mordecai Richler has made uniquely memorable for all time. It is also an unforgettable love story, a story about family and the riches of friendship.