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The Mirrors of Suzanne ( Les Miroirs de Suzanne)

LITERARY FICTION A novel about memory, adolescence and first love. Suzanne is forty, she leads a quiet life with her husband and two children. One morning, their apartment is burgled and her teenage diary is nowhere to be found. In that diary, Suzanne poured her heart out about her burning love for Antoine – a […]

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Like Beasts in the Sheets (Comme des bêtes – Les animaux au lit)

ANIMALS Following her passion for the animal world, Caroline Lepage has written many books on many animal-related topics. This time, she decided to focus of the different mating habits of more than 100 animal species! Hedgehogs, lizards, whales, pandas, slugs, kangaroos… Her book is a compendium of all fauna based on their performances in the […]

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The Best for Everyone (Het beste voor iedereen)

FICTION Stella is a clever, lively, sharp-witted young woman, but she also suffers from Borderline Personality Disorder and, despite many years of therapy, she can’t seem to leave her past behind. At twenty-seven, she turns to Ender, an organisation that would help her obtain deadly drugs. There, she meets Milou, a young filmmaker who wants […]

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The Handbook of Public Speaking (Petit manuel à l’usage de ceux pour qui l’oral est un cauchemar)

PRACTICAL GUIDE| PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT  Public speaking is the foundation of our personal and professional development. It is necessary on a daily basis in our relations with others, but also to succeed in life – from oral tests in High School to job interviews. However, public speaking is not taught at school, so it’s no surprise […]

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Kaf

DEBUT NOVEL A sparkling novel dealing with love, loss, regret and the longing for another life A road trip to Italy raises doubts about the life path to be chosen Intricately composed with short, alternating chapters that create a mosaic of life The debut novel of a literary talent which is know for his publications […]

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Pineapple (Ananas)

NON-FICTION Telling a story in the most beautiful way possible is Lex Boon’s trademark. —NieuweJournalistiek.nl Put pineapple on a pizza or a grilled cheese and you’ve got yourself a ‘Hawaii’! But why? Ask Prince Pineapple, also known as Lex Boon.  — NPO Radio 2 How a man’s passion for pineapples took him across the world, on […]

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Kus

LITERARY FICTION Delicate… beautiful, serene images… exceptional sensitivity for the fragility and transience of life.— Groene Amsterdammer Original father-son novel… very well done. — NRC Rare poetic strength… fascinating, rich and comforting. — Nederlands Dagblad Impressive novel… tightly composed… full of subtle literary references. — Literair Nederland Room 11, intensive care, children’s ward. A father keeps […]

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How to Live Like Your Cat Season 2 (Agir et penser comme un chat Saison 2)

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT | HOW TO GUIDE | HUMOUR “Whether we talk about love, health or work, a cat’s way of life can be a source of endless tips and tricks to liVe life at it fullest. Ziggy, my cat, kept giving even more secret tips to live by, tips he made me promise to share […]

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Pain in the Ass Patients (Patients casse-couilles)

HUMOUR | HEALTH Sonia Camay is an emergency doctor. Her job is to heal small kids and big sores… but not only that! She must also listen to surprising grievances, manage inappropriate attitudes, and divert crises of all kinds! Doctor, social worker, psychologist, confidante, punching ball, Sonia Camay must be all this at the same […]

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The Perfect Mother Got it Right in the Face! (La mère parfaite a pris cher)

PARENTING | FUNNY STORIES Virginie Duplessy managed to draw the portrait of the perfect mother. The one that only exists in the minds of normal mothers! Remember? She only ate organic food, her husband was handsome and smart, her kids were well behaved and she was managing LIKE ANYBODY ELSE! But with her 40th birthday […]

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