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The World Has No Time To Spare (Le monde n’a plus de temps a perdre)

GLOBAL POLITICS – CURRENT AFFAIRS With the challenges that we face today this work acts as a siren call, it asks what we can do to bring about concrete change in how the world is run. Through the lens of six of the current problems affecting the world the authors argue for the implementation of […]

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Fatal Fall (Fatale val)

COMMERCIAL FICTION – WOMEN’S LITERATURE Two close friends, called “the Daphnes” by their friends and colleagues as they’re both called Daphne and are journalists with the same daily news show, decide to go a 3-month trip through the Middle East. When they’re in Jordan visiting the old town of Petra, a local advises them to […]

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Just Live! (Vivez !)

INSPIRATION-SPIRITUAL / AUTOBIOGRAPHY Two years ago, at the age of 91, Stéphane Hessel wrote a small pamphlet that became an unexpected bestseller Indignez-vous (Time for Outrage). It was a call-to-arm for millions around the world and was translated into over thirty countries. But who is he really?  He shares his values and inspirations in this […]

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Cooking, an Emotion (Cuisiner, un sentiment)

FRENCH FOOD PHILOSOPHY Every Thursday, Jacky Durand shows us around in the kitchen in his foody column. This book stems from these nuggets, which have been carefully selected, re-seasoned, and made even more tasteful to satisfy our palate. It is the perfect companion for the food lover and it will appeal to readers of Anthony […]

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Dinner Time on the Titanic. 40 Recipes Before the Iceberg

HISTORY – COOKING You are invited to board the Titanic, sit at its passengers’ dinner tables and share what will be the last pleasure for many of them. The dinners served on board just before the shipwreck inhabit the flavor of a vanished world, of which they faithfully recreate the splendor and reality. This unusual […]

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The Matter of Conscience Laboratory (Le laboratoire des cas de conscience)

ETHICS – PHILOSOPHY – LITERARY CRITICISM Big philosophical and ethical questions are made accessible to all in this short book: do we have the right to sacrifice one life in order to save several others? How far should our solidarity go for someone who means nothing to us? How to do justice when there is […]

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To Rule Is To Serve. The Political Paradox of the Middle Ages

HISTORY – POLITICAL SCIENCE In the thirteenth century, the founders of religious orders – starting with Francis of Assisi – revolutionize “governance.” According to the Gospel, he who holds the power must be at the service of those he governs, and challenged constantly. A very topical message. “The first shall be the last, the last […]

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The Kiss, Perhaps (Le baiser, peut-etre)

PHILOSOPHY – ART The Kiss, Perhaps inaugurates the Pabloïd series. Alternating fiction, delicate erudition and fantasy, Belinda Cannone interrogates the kiss, this gesture that is both common and wonderful. “To the child in the cradle, the first kiss whispers: You exist. To the beloved who surrenders to it, the kiss murmurs: You are desired.” Through […]

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Hill 3 (Colline 3)

LITERARY FICTION Oran, 1961-1962. The independence of Algeria is approaching. A young Arab teacher at the French high school is immersed in the violence of a double civil war. Hill 3 is both a bildungsroman and a sentimental education. Samy arrives in Oran from his native village, where his parents fell victim to an obscure […]

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As For Me, I’m Waiting For A Penguin To Pass By

LITERARY FICTION After Belinda Cannone and her kiss, François Bégaudeau and pregnancy, it is Geneviève Brisac’s turn to plunge her hand into Pablo Picasso’s inventory. She has chosen to write a novel about revolt. Whether you are human or an animal, how do you arm yourself against idiocy, the authorities, cruelty, violence? Here are our […]

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