The Accident: A Novel

The Accident: A Novel

Ismail Kadare


From guy Booker foreign Prize winner Ismail Kadare comes a dizzying mental mystery of twisted passions, twin identities, and political subterfuge. Set opposed to the tumultuous backdrop of the struggle within the Balkans, The Accident heavily records an affair among younger lovers.

On a wet morning in Vienna, a taxi pulls onto the autobahn basically to crash into the median barrier moments later, hurling its passengers—a guy and a woman—from the backseat because it spins during the air. the driving force can't clarify why he misplaced keep an eye on; he in basic terms says that the mysterious couple appeared to be approximately to kiss.

As the research into their deaths deepens, a lonely researcher will discover a collectively damaging courting that blurs the road among truth and fiction, worry and hope, and love and fixation over the process twelve years. An attractive mix of brilliant hallucination and chilly fact, The twist of fate is a fever dream of a singular that marks a daring and engaging departure from Kadare’s past work.

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