The President's Hat

The President's Hat

Antoine Laurain


This prize-winning French bestseller is an enthralling fantasy in regards to the energy of a hat that takes the reader on a roller-coaster journey via French lifestyles in the course of the Mitterrand years.

Dining by myself in a chic Parisian brasserie, accountant Daniel Mercier can hardly ever think his eyes whilst President François Mitterrand sits all the way down to devour on the desk subsequent to him.

After the presidential occasion has long gone, Daniel discovers that Mitterrand's black felt hat has been left in the back of. After a couple of moments' soul-searching, Daniel makes a decision to maintain the hat as a keepsake of a rare night. it is a excellent healthy, and as he leaves the eating place Daniel starts to suppose in some way . . . different.

Has Daniel unwittingly came upon the key of preferrred power?

For years the enduring merchandise of headgear performs with the lives of the boys and girls who put on it, bringing them good fortune that had formerly eluded them. Antoine Laurain's brilliantly orchestrated journey captures wonderful photographs of a wealthy gallery of characters.

Shot via with a scrumptious, depraved humorousness, The President's Hat is a shiny new version of the standard lifetime of an era.

"As enjoyable because it is unique, this can be a tale to take pleasure in like a chocolate with a shock centre."—Marie France

"An stress-free journey into the guts of the 1980s."—Le Figaro

"Impossible to resist"—L'Express

Antoine Laurain used to be born in Paris. he's a author, collector, and director of numerous brief films.

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