Swiss Fiction

BTBA 2011 First Look-A Jew Must Die by Jacques Chessex

Best Translated Book Award 2011

Jacques Chessex~Switzerland

An infectious mood of disapproval sweeps through this town of butchers and sausage-makers. Before the displays in butchers’ windows, the
fearful population suffers an onset of attraction and repulsion that intensifies the emotion, along with a kind of collective guilt that will long endure …