" Sans elle "
Editions Mercure de France
"Lea is ten tears old, brutally faced with the adult world, she only has her own words to defend herself. She is like Alice in Wonderland, projected into an unknown world of darkness. Yet because of her innocence and her will, she will know how to return to the path of light.
At the age of twenty-three, Alma Brami offers with this first novel a miracle of balance and fairness. By taking the voice of a child, she raises the most serious issues with the simplest of words. And who knows, in the course of reading, if she is an adult who walks in a child's footsteps or a child who has the insight of an adult ..." (Introduction by the editor)