zazie dans le metro queneau

Zazie dans le métro

Zazie in the Metro or Zazie (depending on the translation of the original French title Zazie dans le Métro) is a French novel written in 1959 by Raymond Queneau, and his first major success. In this novel, Raymond Queneau, founder of the literary group Oulipo, introduces us to the time when the novel was conceived: the 1950s: between the Second World War and the 1968 revolution in Paris. You will discover the economic, political and social reconstruction and the American way of life which marks the post-war period. Zazie goes to Paris for the first time and dreams of seeing the metro, unfortunately the metro is on strike. This resourceful little girl will go on other adventures that may seem unlikely.

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