Tag Archives: English (Commonwealth)

Somewhere Between Good and Evil (Quelque part entre le bien et le mal)

CRIME FICTION  “Christophe Molmy has always dreamed of a life: his own … Robberies, hostage-situations, frenzied … interfere in his daily – inevitably novelistic – life.” — Libération A masterfully realistic crime novel. The eagerly awaited second book by the French Police Divisional Commissioner, Christophe Molmy, is a triumph. Somewhere between good and evil, there are […]

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The Crack (La fissure)

COMMERCIAL FICTION The third novel in the line of The Reader on the 6:27 and The Rest of their Life A moving and joyful story which will delight readers. A world set between realism and the marvelous. The last sales rep for a family garden gnome business, Xavier Barthoux leads a normal and well-regulated life […]

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Paris-Venice (Paris-Venise)

LITERARY FICTION Roman has just got a job on the Paris-Venice, the night train with the most delays in Europe. It’s a sign. His life is running behind schedule too. At almost 30, getting this job as a steward, is like a confirmation… With illegal immigrants, drunken customs officers and pickpockets descending to plunder the wagon […]

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Sonata In Auschwitz (Sonata em Auschwitz)

HISTORICAL FICTION A baby born in the Auschwitz-Birkenau barracks in October 1944. A Sonata composed by a young German officer, on the same date, also in Auschwitz. Two stories that cross paths and complete each other. Decades later, Amalia, Portuguese daughter of a German father, starts to lift the veil that covers the Nazi past […]

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Another Look. A Bunch of Stuff to See Things Differently Vol. 2 (Un autre regard. Trucs en vrac pour voir les choses autrement t. 2)

COMIC | SERIES THE 2nd COMIC BOOK FROM THE BLOGGER EMMACLIT, BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND There’s always a moment during a conversation between women when one refers to Emma’s comic strip along the lines of, “That’s exactly what happened to me.” After the runaway bestselling success of Another Look vol. 1, a booksellers’ favourite, amateur comedienne, […]

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Only Women Live Forever (Seules les femmes sont éternelles)

HISTORICAL CRIME NOVEL A lively and exciting plot, I loved it! – Andrée, la papivore.com The whole thing is carried out with a beating drum and not for one second are we bored. – Glazmag.com A brilliant historical novel telling the story of Loulou Chandeleur, a private detective who disguises himself as a woman to avoid […]

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Broken Smiles (Sorrisos Quebrados)

ROMANCE Broken Smiles is the story of three people deeply traumatized in life: Paola, André, and Andre’s little daughter, Sol. Meeting at a clinic for emotionally traumatised patients, the three characters, who were victims of different kinds of violence that left them with deep scars, start solving their problems through truth and love. But much more […]

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Nice & Simple. Buy 1x 5x Cooking (Lekker & Simpel. 1x kopen 5x koken: 200 recepten)

COOKBOOK “There are really tasty and easy recipes that can be made just after a busy working day. Highly recommended.” — A. van der Kraats (bol.com) “The first cookbook that I actually use! I’ll open it every week before we start shopping. ” — Veerle (bol.com) “A cookbook full of delicious recipes that can be put on your table […]

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Nice & Simple. 200 main courses (Lekker & simpel: 200 hoofdgerechten)

COOKBOOK For anyone who needs help answering the question, “what do we eat today?” is there now the cookbook of Sofia and Jorrit Lekker & Simpel. No difficult dishes for hours in the kitchen but tasty and simple recipes that anyone can make. A cookbook with 200 recipes for a delicious, simple and fast supper. Recipes that are […]

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Their Dreams Are Blameless (Sono puri i loro sogni)

MEMOIR | NARRATIVE NON-FICTION When did we stop trusting the teachers and start living the lives of our children? Sometimes being a parent means taking a step backwards. Matteo Bussola has three daughters. He takes them to school, checks their homework, talks to other parents, and takes part in the class’s WhatsApp chat. To sum […]

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