Tag Archives: English (Commonwealth)

Ice Angel (IJsengel)

SUSPENSE When media entrepreneur Berndt Müller is kidnapped the whole of Sweden is on the lookout. His family goes against police advice and gets in touch with his kidnappers, but when they pay the ransom nothing happens. Meanwhile Berndt finds out that he isn’t alone in the abandoned hotel that he’s held captive. Can the […]

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Our Illusions of Knowledge (Nos illusions de connaissance)

ESSAY | POPULAR SCIENCE  An essential book to understand how we form our opinions and to understand the tricks that our brain plays sometimes, to better control it. We do not see the world as it is, rather, we reconstruct it in our mind. This interpretation of the world is highly subjective and various elements […]

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Freedom for All of Us! (A nous la liberté!)

ESSAY | PSYCHOLOGY | SPIRITUALITY  A co-edition between Allary Editions and L’Iconoclaste. Three friends show us the path to inner freedom Three years after the immense success of Three Friends in Search of Wisdom (over 450,000 copies sold), this is a new book, inspired, inspiring and useful, on one of the central themes of the human […]

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Insulated (Foling)

LITERARY FICTION Here is a debutant who has an important message to convey (…) In its best sequences, this text is about the longing, the pain, the depression, self-critizism, nausea, crying, the mind, shame (etc.) that diabetes represents, with a powerful fervency and intensity that also reflect her language. — Aftenbladet INSULATED is a book […]

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The Dedication (La Dédicace)

DEBUT NOVEL Her debut novel is about to be sent to the printers, but this author still can’t decide who to dedicate it to. This is the story of a woman who is searching for something: a dedication. She is thirty years old and about to publish her first novel. In three days time, her […]

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Nancy Mitford. The Lady Of Rue Monsieur (Nancy Mitford. La dame de la rue Monsieur)

BIOGRAPHY | HISTORY Enriched with hitherto unpublished testimonies, this biography of Nancy Mitford plunges us into the intellectual and artistic hub of Paris in the 1950s and 1960s. English aristocrats related to Winston Churchill and  Lord & Lady Redesdale gave their six daughters, the eldest being Nancy, and their one son, a childhood of dreams. […]

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Trapped. The amazing story of the boys rescued from the Thai cave. (Pris au piège. L’incroyable histoire des enfants survivants de la grotte thaïlandaise)

NARRATIVE NON-FICTION A worldwide first with exclusive information on the unprecedented rescue operation that involved 10,000 volunteers from all over Thailand and the rest of the globe. The book blends spirituality, adventure, solidarity, folktales and legends. On June 23, 2018, the Boars soccer team from northern Thailand — 12 children, aged 11 through 16, and […]

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The Girl Who Disappeared at Altamont (La Disparue d’Altamont)

CRIME FICTION A debut crime novel inspired by Altamont festival, the failed and chaotic “anti-Woodstock” organised by the Rolling Stones. Fifty years on, one of the Hell’s Angels who looked after the festival’s (catastrophic) security is found dead with a gunshot wound in the head. Inspector Don Martin looks to the origins of the crime, […]

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Rio Grande

SUSPENSE When her former colleague Diego Martinez goes missing, journalist Tara Linders doesn’t hesitate for a second. She has to go to Mexico, where he was last seen. Diego ended his relationship and left home to travel through his father’s homeland. The goal: to find out what he really wants – freedom and adventure, or […]

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Reports From a Survivor (Chroniques d’une survivante)

GRAPHIC NON-FICTION | COMIC | PERSONAL ACCOUNT  A survivor of the Bataclan attack, Catherine Bertrand has used drawing as a lifeline. In a fresh and self-deprecating style, she reports on the surprises and challenges of post-traumatic stress disorder and shares her journey to recovery. A comic that will speak to all victims, whatever their experience. […]

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