The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles: A Novel

The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles: A Novel

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Le Divorce meets The Elegance of the Hedgehog in this hilariously entertaining mega-bestseller from France

When her chronically unemployed husband runs off to start a crocodile farm in Kenya with his mistress, Joséphine Cortès is left in an unhappy state of affairs. The mother of two—confident, beautiful teenage Hortense and shy, babyish Zoé—is forced to maintain a stable family life while making ends meet on her meager salary as a medieval history scholar.… (more)

Editorial reviews (4 reviews)

If you’re looking for a fun read, and have some tolerance for annoyingly narcissistic and selfish characters, or characters who take a little time to stand up for themselves, or random insertions of celebrities into the plot, this is a decent book to spend a few evenings with.

A good read beach read perhaps but of course there are better things to read on the beach.

There’s a three-part ending here that’s utterly preposterous, but hey, nothing’s perfect! — and this is a satisfying read.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Penguin (December 31, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 464 pages

File size: 1.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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