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The Hard Break. The Case for the 24/6 Lifestyle

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT The Hard Break is for anyone who is frustrated and struggling with always being on and working all of the time. This book illustrates that taking the Sabbath, a day of rest or a “hard break,” is not only good for your health, mental well-being and family life, but also beneficial for business, […]

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Corporate Goad. Case Studies in Transformational Change

BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT “A fantastic book in many ways, from laugh out loud funny to case studies that drive home tried and true business concepts. A true mix of what has worked very well over the years, along with new found creativity. Great read!” — Tony Castor, Managing Director, Kidd & Company A must-read for […]

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Clicksand. How Online Marketing Will Destroy Your Business (And the Unlikely Secret to Saving It)

BUSINESS | MARKETING “Bill always brings a unique perspective that shakes up the marketing establishment.” — Abe Recio, Senior Vice President, Sony Pictures Entertainment “Businesses like ours are definitely being targeted and then fleeced every day by online marketing pitchmen. Bill and his Civilis Marketing team are fighting a battle that needs to be won.” […]

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The New Age For Humanity. The challenges of posthumanism explained to a high school student (Le nouvel âge de l’humanité)

ESSAY | TECHNOLOGY Will new technologies change the course of human evolution? Will humanity survive? For hundreds of thousands of years all human cultures have questioned the great mysteries of life – birth and death – but the rapid evolution of human societies in the past century is crashing into our thought systems. Should we […]

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I’m A Boy, Actually (En fait, je suis un garçon)

PERSONAL ACCOUNT The first time a trans teen speaks out. A sensitive book that speaks from the heart about a question that has been silenced in our society for too long. Born in a girl’s body, Isaac (named Tyla at birth) knew from a young age that he was a boy. Puberty betrayed him: deep […]

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Life. He means everything to me, right up to the end (Life. À la vie à la mort il est tout pour moi)

PERSONAL ACCOUNT A resurrection. A world first for medicine. The incredible story of two twins. September 26, 2016. Franck, then aged 32, was handling a flammable container without protective clothing. It exploded and burst into flames “like a rag doll”. 95% of his body was covered in burns, and his vital organs were damaged. Only […]

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Precious Moments (Instants précieux)

LITERARY FICTION Intense or gentle, dark or full of joy, precious moments are what make a life special. “I am the camel walking by, bright and lucid, ironical and curious. Humour is my armour, surprise is my joy, and I pass through life as a perpetual tenant, just a grain of sand without illusions.” A […]

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The Pelican (De Pelikaan)

LITERARY FICTION Andrej is a postman in a sleepy coast town on the Adriatic in communist Yugoslavia. Josip is responsible for the funicular railway that leads to the war monument at the on top of the hill. He is married and keeps a mistress on the side. Amateur photographer Andrej has snapped one of their […]

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Seaweed (Wieren)

NATURE WRITING Life on earth in a nutshell: we breathe in what seaweed breathes out. Seaweed are the biggest producers of oxygen in the world. But they are the cause of much more. When Henri Matisse was confined to his sickbed, he started cutting ‘curlicues of seaweed’, breaking new ground for a completely new artistic […]

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Muses-series: Inspiration from the Shadows (Les inspiratrices de l’ombre)

BIOGRAPHY — SERIES  “A new collection that I will tell people about with pleasure.” — Jean-Pierre Elkabbach, Public Sénat “This is a very beautiful collection.” — Patrick Poivre d’Arvor, Radio classique “One the those small pleasures you can’t refuse.” — François Forestier, L’Obs “Little divinely illustrated books that you will simply devour.” — Eve Ruggieri, […]

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