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500 Wisdoms from around the World to Live without Stress (500 sagesses du monde pour vivre sans stress)

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT An unprecedented editorial proposal for high school students and students: 500 wisdoms from around the world to perform well at school, find inner stability and succeed. These treasures of wisdom will help teens and parents calm down internal conflict, reduce stress and find the best balance. Aurélie Godefroy is a French journalist, host […]

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Philotherapy : for well-being (Philothérapie : Le livre qui vous fait du bien)

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT The philotherapist answers to the most anxiety-provoking questions of daily life by relying on the thoughts of the greatest philosophers. This guide book contains many transcribed consultations. Nathanael Masselot broaches key concepts of everyday life: friendship, love, loyalty, death, separation, success, happiness … The greatest philosophers become life coaches! Nathanaël Masselot is a […]

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250 Things to Know about Star Wars (Star Wars 250 anecdotes)

POPULAR CULTURE On the occasion of the next Star Wars episode, Chris Pavone shares 250 anecdotes for all fans of the Saga. Secrets about the film shooting, allusions placed in the movies, anecdotes about the actors or the directors, interesting information about the making of and the sound effects, unusual origins of the names of […]

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Without an Audience (Zonder Publiek)

DEBUT NOVEL The debut novel of scriptwriter and former actress Marjolein Beumer, who also wrote the screenplays for the successful Soof-films. A moving novel about the fallibility of life, the power of imagination and the bond between mothers and daughters As the grande dame of Dutch theatre, Catherina Pecheur always found herself to be the […]

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Heroic Cats of History (Ces chats héros de l’Histoire)

HISTORY Cats of war, space cats, cursed cats or cherished cats… Here is a gallery of illustrated portraits of these extraordinary felines. Cats often invite themselves behind the scenes of history, from the Egypt of the pharaohs to the France of Richelieu, to the Templars and the royal courts. Privileged witnesses, essential actors or even […]

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Act and Think Like Animals (Agir et penser comme les animaux)

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT What if animals were the best life coaches? Bees are the champions of a balanced diet, fidelity is the cardinal value for dogs, camels are the most economical animals in the world, puffer fishes never hide their exasperation … This inspiring portrait gallery will help you to find happiness in your everyday life. […]

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Rose at the Beach. Children with their Heads in the Cloud (Rose à la plage, les enfants dans la lune)

PARENTING Children with their heads in the cloud is a universal phenomenon. Society considers them either as gifted child or as having attention disorders. But these children are far from these diagnoses because they are in fact hyper-attentive. They do not fit completely within these descriptions. This type of behavior is often difficult for parents […]

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When History Takes the Train (L’Histoire prend le train)

HISTORY The perfect book for history and train fans. Since the invention of the railroad, in the nineteenth century, many historical facts and anecdotes have happened in trains … This book tells you more about it. From the armistice of the First World War to the journey of Barack Obama who followed by train the […]

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Fake News or Not? (Info ou intox?)

ART | SCIENCE Sciences, animals, geography, history… Lydya Mammar attempted to seek the toughest received ideas or die-hard myths. She clearly answers essential questions such as: Is Montreal further south than Paris? Do rabbits know how to read? Was Einstein a dunce? Did Molière really die on stage? Are nuts radioactive? Can we get a […]

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The Fiances of Dracula (Les fiancées de Dracula)

HUMAN SCIENCES | SOCIAL HISTORY Is Dracula a historical character or an invented creature? Who was he? What do his love stories and affairs reveal about him? The forbidden love of Dracula and his fiancées echo novel characters.  Love at first sight, a date on the shore of a frozen lake, a nocturnal runaway, kidnappings, […]

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