Bar Balto

Author(s): Faiza Guene

Literary Fiction

Joel, aka 'The Rink' (because his bald patch is shiny enough to skate on), the unpopular owner of the only bar in town has been murdered. There are so many suspects, it's not so much a question of who did kill him as who didn't.


Product Information

A super-cool whodunnit from the young French Algerian literary star

Faiza Guene was born in France in 1985 to Algerian parents. She wrote her first novel, Just Like Tomorrow, when she was 17 years old. It was a huge success in France, selling over 360,000 copies and translation rights around the world, and was shortlisted for the Young Minds Book Award 2006 and longlisted for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize 2007. Her second book was Dreams from the Endz.

General Fields

  • : 9780099539575
  • : Vintage
  • : Vintage
  • : January 2012
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Faiza Guene
  • : Paperback
  • : very good
  • : 160