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Sankhara

NOVEL Hélène, who is going through a rough patch with her journalist husband Sébastien, vanishes the day after a violent row. The mother of two takes refuge in a silent retreat in the countryside and practices Vipassana meditation for eleven days. It is both a physical and spiritual shock to her system. She has made […]

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The Inconsolable (Les inconsolés)

NOVEL A pure product of French meritocracy and a living embodiment of social mobility, Lise overcomes her mixed-race, modest roots to gain a place at a college that should open up every door for her. But the young woman is also a romantic at heart and a devotee of fiction, which offers an endless refuge […]

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Certainties Cast In Stone (La certitude des pierres)

NOVEL (Incultes) Ségurian is a mountain village of four hundred souls, of hunters and of traditions. Guillaume Levasseur, a determined and idealistic young man, decides to take over a sheep farm in this far-flung and idyllic corner of France – a place where nature’s laws rule. Viewed like a curious animal by the inhabitants of […]

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Once Upon A Time There Was A Sheperdess (Il était une bergère)

NARRATIVE NON FICTION | NATURE (Rouergue) The Parisian Stéphanie Maubé had a successful career in audio-visual and graphic design until a meeting with a sheep farmer in the Cotentin changed her life. At the age of 30, she took a radical new career direction and started to produce organic lamb for a handful of high-end […]

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The Visit followed by The Daughters of our Daughters (La Visite suivi de Les filles de nos filles)

THEATRE La Visite – A young mother receives a visit from her husband’s distant family. Having to face them on her own, she launches into a monologue that dismantles the myth of perfect happiness stemming from some kind of miracle. Gradually sliding into a stream of consciousness about the maternal instinct, she speaks of science […]

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Non Obvious Megatrends: How to See What Others Miss and Predict the Future

BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT   Praise for previous editions: “Smart, articulate and immediately useful.” —Daniel H. Pink, Bestselling author of When A goldmine of ideas and trends. — Guy Kawasaki, Chief Evangelist of Canva and author of The Art of the Start, 2.0 Shatter your magic crystal ball, and toss out the tea leaves. In this book, […]

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Murder on the Malta Express: Who Killed Daphne Caruana Galizia?

CURRENT AFFAIRS ‘True bravery is the Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, blown up in her car for reporting on the Panama Papers’ — Meryl Streep ‘(Daphne Caruana Galizia was) Malta’s leading investigative journalist and anti-corruption campaigner… When a journalist is murdered, all of society suffers. We lose our right to know, to speak, to learn. […]

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Cuorebomba

LITERARY FICTION «Levantino has a quick prose, he has the gift of knowing how to grasp the misery and despair, the small things in life, and of capturing that unbridgeable gap that separates the popular quarters from the lounges of high society». Francesco Musolino, La Repubblica «Dario Levantino, with words that ‘shape reality like a […]

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OUTLAWS INC.

THRILLER/ NON-FICTION ‘Outlaws Inc is an explosive read, full of heart-thumping excitement and brilliant detective work which shines a light into the darkest corners of the world. This story of flying mercenaries and their secret role in the world we all live in is all the more terrifying for being true’ —Sean Rayment, author of […]

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Baroque Clouds (Nuvole Barocche)

CRIME SERIES Set in the beautiful city of Genoa, among its tiny alleys and between the blue of the sky and that of the sea, this is the first investigation of Paolo Nigra. The second book of the series will be out in Spring 2020. It is a mystery with well-depicted twists and perfect Italian atmosphere, amiable characters who […]

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