Adult Fiction

This One Because of the Dead

Laure Baudot

ISBN: 9781770865143
Format: Trade Paperback
5.125" x 7.625"

Publication Date: Apr 28, 2018

FIC019000 FICTION / Literary
FIC029000 FICTION / Short Stories (single author)


Laure Baudot’s This One Because of the Dead is a collection of stories about the power of what goes unsaid – of the truths people keep hidden from each other, which guide their relationships and their decisions in unexpected ways.

A former ballet dancer and her boyfriend who is about to scale Mt. Everest struggle with the contradictions between what they want from life and what they need from each other.

A man on a business trip in Tokyo navigates culture shock as well as the muddy waters of life back home.

An ex-babysitter, called to testify against one of her former clients, recalls her own complicated history with him.