Book review: Four soldiers

Four Soldiers

Four Soldiers
by Hubert Mingarelli
Translated by
Sam Taylor
The New Press

Originally published as Quatre soldats
in 2003
Genre: Literary fiction
160 pages


The second book I read for the Man Booker International 2019 longlist was translated from the French. I’m ashamed I had never even heard of its author, even though Mingarelli wrote over twenty novels, won major awards, such as Le Prix Médicis, and one of his other novels was nominated for the  Independent Foreign Fiction Prize.

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