The Incorrigible Optimists Club
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‘The Incorrigible Optimists Club’

Jean-Michel Guenassia

1959- A newly politicised ‘teenage’ culture has emerged and meets the ageing émigré population over a game of chess in a Parisian bar. A tale of volatile Russians, political and personal allegiances, and the trials of growing up, vividly pictured in this quality page-turner.