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Beneath an Endless Sky

WOMEN’S FICTION | HISTORICAL FICTION An unforgettable and heart-wrenching story of love, betrayal and family secrets. In colonial India a young woman finds herself faced with an impossible choice, the consequences of which will echo through the generations… 1928. In British-ruled India, headstrong Sita longs to choose her own path, but her only destiny is […]

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Muses-series: Inspiration from the Shadows (Les inspiratrices de l’ombre)

BIOGRAPHY — SERIES  “A new collection that I will tell people about with pleasure.” — Jean-Pierre Elkabbach, Public Sénat “This is a very beautiful collection.” — Patrick Poivre d’Arvor, Radio classique “One the those small pleasures you can’t refuse.” — François Forestier, L’Obs “Little divinely illustrated books that you will simply devour.” — Eve Ruggieri, […]

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Qaanaaq

CRIME FICTION A thick blanket of snow, motionless icebergs, crepuscular light: life in Greenland seems peaceful enough. But beyond the landscapes’ virginal snow lies tension between the natives and the settlers and the threat of inherent danger. When a series of unexplained murders occurs, a Danish inspector of Inuit descent is dispatched to the scene. […]

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Fragments of an Interrupted Conversation (Frammenti di un discorso interrotto)

LITERARY FICTION “There have been, between me and you, moments of mute, unarmed, silent love, those days. One night, saying goodnight before sleeping, we kissed in a sweet way, and when we parted our eyes were bright with tears. I would have liked to sleep near your bed, like a dog on the carpet. I […]

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Arctic. The Battle for the Great White North (Artico. La battaglia per il grande nord)

INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM | TRAVEL The fruit of ten years of “journalistic exploration”, Artico fills a blank: the story of today’s New Arctic told by those who directly experience the mindless race for the conquest of the last unspoiled plot of land. Travelling to the Arctic used to be like travelling to the Moon, a planet […]

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Too Black to Be French (Trop noire pour être Française)

MEMOIR “Where are you from?” is without a doubt the question that black French people are asked the most, the question that pops up the most spontaneously in conversation. “Where are you from?”, asks the friend of a friend at a party, the person next to you at a dinner, the colleague trying to make […]

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We Will Grow a Forest (Faremo foresta)

LITERARY FICTION The enchanting story of two women who overcame fear and pain by planting together an urban forest. A universal recipe for when life feels barren. A botanical tale about closeness and care. It all begins in Milan on the day of the disaster. Anna is pining over the end of her marriage: she […]

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Andrea’s Time (Il tempo di Andrea)

LITERARY FICTION  Andrea doesn’t talk, except to himself, and nobody knows his identity. After what it looks like a loss of memory, it’s only up to him to reconstruct a life that seems to hide lost but ineradicable loves and a pain he is not able to share with anyone. At the mercy of an […]

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Glass Tigers (Tigres de cristal)

PSYCHOLOGICAL SUSPENSE We all had a “best friend” at school. A boy or girl with whom we shared our games, our homework, our most intimate secrets. Someone who seemed to be all the time by our side, in class, in the playground, at each other’s home. Two inseparable shadows kicking a ball and running together […]

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Casanova. The Ballad of Broken Hearts (Casanova. La sonata dei cuori infranti)

HISTORICAL FICTION Venice, mid-1700s: the city is decaying and agonizing under violence and widespread poverty. The aristocracy has for the most part retreated in the villas on the mainland, and the city seems to have lost its ancient splendour. Giacomo Casanova has just come back to Venice when Countess Margarethe Von Steinberg, Austrian noble known […]

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