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The Cancer Whisperer: How to Let Cancer Heal Your Life

HEALTH | MIND BODY SPIRIT A brilliant book, for anybody who is living with cancer, and it affects us all…this is invaluable. — ITV Lorraine An unexpected hit, reaching the top of the ebook chart on Amazon. — The Guardian This is medicine for the soul from a soulful cancer thriver. — Kelly Turner, NYT […]

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Born Happy in Oraibi (Née Contente à Oraibi)

FICTION | COMING-OF-AGE NOVEL I have just read Bérengère Cournut’s book in a single sitting and I’m very enthused. I admire the poetry of her writing a great deal (…). I could of course highlight all the research that has gone into it, but that’s not really what strikes me the most. I find that […]

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6 x Yom Kippur (Seis dias do perdão)

HISTORICAL FICTION  Jamile is the daughter of Jewish-Arab immigrants and lives in the bustling metropolis of São Paulo, Brazil, in the shadow of World War II. She needs a lot of imagination and perseverance to overcome religious rules she has to live by, but often does not understand. Squeezed between strict parents and social constraints […]

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Friends for Life (Vrienden voor het leven)

WOMEN’S FICTION The I ♥ My Friends – trilogy is a new series by Dutch bestselling author Astrid Harrewijn. The series revolves around three friends living in Amsterdam, who all have jobs in the art-world. Noor, Kiki and Joost are lucky enough to live in an old house on one of Amsterdam’s most beautiful canals. […]

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The Day I Truly Loved Myself (Le jour où je me suis aimé pour de vrai)

Thank you for making your readers feel more alive. — Alexandre Jardin, author of Le Zèbre (Prix Femina 1988) Passionate — France Inter I enjoyed myself. Magnificent. — France Info FICTION After the success of We’re Screwed, We Think Too Much (On est foutu, on pense trop), Serge Marquis is back with an enchanting psychological fairy tale […]

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Death on Board (Mort à bord)

CRIME FICTION August 1936, France: The masses are thrilled to be enjoying their-ever legally mandated paid vacation! On the beach at Deauville, where Adrien Savoisy always spends the summer, the other rich habitués are scandalized by the invasion of working-class tourists. But Adrien has fallen head over heels in love with a pretty camper, Thérèse […]

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When Millennials Take Over: Preparing for the Ridiculously Optimistic Future of Business

BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT Notter and Grant make a compelling case for why Millennials act as a secret decoder ring to help us understand what drives customers and employees in today’s business climate. By adopting the four capacities – digital, clear, fluid and fast – you’ll be much better prepared to attract top talent, retain customers […]

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Casa Familia

SUSPENSE “A must-read for Dutch thriller fans.” — dewereldvanbryan.nl “Thrilling stuff in Andalusia.” — Margiet “Smooth writing, imaginative and compelling plot, great characters. Nathalie Pagie definitely has a talent for writing thrillers. Highly recommended!” — thrillerlezers.nl A new sensational thriller with Tara and Diego, from Birds of Paradise, taking place at the sunny coast of […]

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A Charismatic Fault (Een charismatisch defect)

LITERARY FICTION ‘Kelder writes with just the perfect amount of ambiguity. It makes us doubt the lefticism of the past.’ — Het Parool ‘A clearly written and amazingly readable story.’ — Leeuwarder Courant ‘The novel is alarming, raw and exhales fantastic psychological insight.’ — Elle ‘Kelder shows again that she plays with language. She tells her story in […]

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Beyond the Limits. A Journey through a Hidden Writer’s Life

LITERARY NON-FICTION This is so much more than a book full of erotic and intellectual tension. Beyond the Limits is about remembering, about the reconstruction of memories and our need to relive them,while also being about the distrust those memories can cause. It’s about the excitement of archival work, about self-chosen loneliness and the history […]

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