La Vérité sur laffaire Harry Quebert by Joël DickerÀ New York, au printemps 2008, alors que l’Amérique bruisse des prémices de l’élection présidentielle, Marcus Goldman, jeune écrivain à succès, est dans la tourmente : il est incapable d’écrire le nouveau roman qu’il doit remettre à son éditeur d’ici quelques mois. Le délai est près d’expirer quand soudain tout bascule pour lui : son ami et ancien professeur d’université, Harry Quebert, l’un des écrivains les plus respectés du pays, est rattrapé par son passé et se retrouve accusé d’avoir assassiné, en 1975, Nola Kellergan, une jeune fille de 15 ans, avec qui il aurait eu une liaison. Convaincu de l’innocence de Harry, Marcus abandonne tout pour se rendre dans le New Hampshire et mener son enquête. Il est rapidement dépassé par les événements : l’enquête s’enfonce et il fait l’objet de menaces. Pour innocenter Harry et sauver sa carrière d’écrivain, il doit absolument répondre à trois questions : Qui a tué Nola Kellergan? Que s’est-il passé dans le New Hampshire à l’été 1975? Et comment écrit-on un roman à succès?
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Patrick Dempsey stars in the title role as Harry Quebert, a literary icon who suddenly finds himself indicted for murder after the body of a young girl is found buried on his property. Marcus Goldman, a successful young novelist who has been mentored by Harry Quebert, will be played by Ben Schnetzer. Jean-Jacques Annaud, director of the Academy Award winning film "Black and White in Color," makes his television directorial debut, directing every episode of the series. Tamara eyes Harry as a prospective son in law. Marcus begins his own investigation and gets an ominous warning. Harry misses a party in his honour.
He began work on his first novel encouraged by the award of the International Prize for Young French-speaking Authors for one of his short stories. During the time it took his first book to be recognised, Joel was working on second, which he researched by travelling though Quebec and Maine by bike, later travelling to Colorado, Montana and Wyoming, as well as living in a tent for several weeks in Yellowstone National Park, before crossing British Colombia and the Yukon on the way to Alaska. In the summer of , struggling author Harry Quebert fell in love with fifteen-year-old Nola Kellergan. Thirty-three years later, her body is dug up from his yard, along with a manuscript copy of the novel that made him a household name. Quebert is the only suspect. Solving the case and penning a new bestseller soon merge into one. As his book begins to take on a life of its own, the nation is gripped by the scanda.
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