When thirteen-year-old Pierre Anthon leaves school to sit in a plum tree and train for becoming part of nothing, his seventh grade classmates set out on a desperate quest for the meaning of life.
|Statement||Janne Teller ; translated by Martin Aitken.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.T2367 Not 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2009019784|
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