A Very Easy Death - Simone de Beauvoir

A Very Easy Death

By Simone de Beauvoir

  • Release Date: 1985-02-12
  • Genre: Biographies et mémoires


A Very Easy Death has long been considered one of Simone de Beauvoir’s masterpieces. The profoundly moving, day-by-day recounting of her mother’s death “shows the power of compassion when it is allied with acute intelligence” (The Sunday Telegraph). Powerful, touching, and sometimes shocking, this is an end-of-life account that no reader is likely to forget.

Translated by Patrick O'Brian