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THE RIDER describes one 150-kilometre race in just 150 pages. In the course of the narrative, we get to know the forceful, bumbling Lebusque, the aesthete Barthelemy, the young Turk Reilhan and the mysterious 'rider from Cycles Goff'. Krabbe battles with and against each of them in turn, failing on the descents, shining on the climbs, suffering on the (false) flats. The outcome of the race is, in fact, merely the last stanza of an exciting and too-brief paean to stamina, suffering and the redeeming power of humour. This is ...

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2017, Audible Studios on Brilliance

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2016, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

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2016, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

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2003, Bloomsbury USA, New York

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2002, Bloomsbury USA, New York, NY

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2002, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

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