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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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The Sailor of Casablanca (Le Marin de Casablanca)

FICTION He was tall, brilliant, ambitious and he adored Jean Gabin, his idol. He had worked his way up the Navy ranks, and wanted to explore the world. In April 1940, he disappeared in the explosion of La Railleuse, a warship parked in the harbour of Casablanca. His name was Guillaume, he had just turned […]

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Illustrated Atlas of Unattainable Places (Atlas illustré des lieux inaccessibles)

ATLAS | GEOGRAPHY The world keeps lots of treasures beyond our reach If the explorers’ time is over, the world still has some far away lands, quite difficult to get to or simply unreachable. In this book, which is a true love-declaration to these unattainable places, François Thierry tells us about those far away lands, […]

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Mrs. Serial-Killer (Tueuses en série)

TRUE CRIME 30 bloodcurdling portraits Frédérique Volot leads an incredible investigation to help us understand better the paths and personalities of these 30 women serial-killers who were the talk of the town all around the world… Who are those murderers? What are their motivations? How did they get disrupted? How did they (sometimes) explain their […]

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Off! Your Life Can Finally Begin (Off ! Ta vie va enfin pouvoir commencer…)

HUMOR | SOCIETY 101 solutions to FINALLY get off your phone! What I’m here to offer is practical advice on how to look up from your cell phone, to start detoxing ourselves slowly, to discover again the true beauty of real life. I too have spent numerous evenings where I looked exasperatedly at the four […]

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Treasures: Historical, Mythical and Legendary (Trésors… Historiques, mythiques et légendaires)

HISTORY | ESOTERIC Historical, mythical, ancient or current, Treasures now have their own reference book Christian Doumergue has looked up the greatest treasures in History. Since ancient times, humans have loved looking for treasures and solving the riddles that surround these wild and sometimes deadly quests. The Gold of Delphi, the Ark of the Covenant, […]

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Prostate. Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know (Prostate. Tout ce que vous avez toujours voulu savoir)

HEALTH Tips and techniques to take care of your prostate at any age! The prostate is THE subject of anxiety shared by all men … For the first time, a doctor and a patient discuss it as two friends and address all the questions men ask … or don’t dare to ask! How does it […]

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How to Get Turned Down! (L’art du râteau. L’amour de A à R)

HUMOR | RELATIONSHIPS Finally a book to learn the best way to react after getting turned down… and how to get better! Who has never been rejected? While laughing about our unrequited loves, we had the idea to write a book about it! In a burst of generosity that characterizes the natives of Gemini, we […]

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