After six years as a clinical psychologist, Agnes Martin-Lugand now devotes herself to literature full-time. Happy People Read and Drink Coffee is her first novel. Sandra Smith is a critically acclaimed translator of French literature. She has previously worked on Suite Francaise and subsequent novels by Irene Nemirovsky, as well as a new translation of The Outsider by Albert Camus.
This feelgood novel will warm up a cold winter's day. * Marie Claire (Australia) * Profoundly moving and expertly told, Happy People confronts life's most nightmarish tragedy with an unblinking examination... The wisdom and magic in these pages will linger long after the book is closed. -- Susan Wiggs, #1 New York Times bestselling author