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The Best Thing that Can Happen to a Croissant

The Best Thing that Can Happen to a Croissant

Author(s): Pablo Tusset

Location(s): Barcelona

Genre(s): Mystery

Era(s): 2000s



If you can get beyone the title, then this, Tusset’s debut novel, will whisk you into the life of Pablo “Baloo” Miralles, a dissolute black sheep of the finance family Miralles and Miralles. In his 30s he takes to internet blogging, but life takes a different turn when his older brother, president of the family firm disappears. Gradually the book morphs into a detective story as Pablo becomes the anti hero in this entertaining book.

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An easy, poolside read, amusing and keeps you guessing until the end.

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