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​Animalist Manifesto: Politicising Animal Rights (Manifeste Animaliste: Politiser la cause animale )

PHILOSOPHY | POLITICS « Everything is said and well explained in little more than a hundred pages: in order to be taken seriously, politicising animal rights is unavoidable. » — Luce Lapin – Charlie Hebdo « The author’s main objective is well accomplished in the Animalist Manifesto: she has given the reader the keys that […]

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The Kastor File (Dossier Kastor)

THRILLER Catherine Fradier puts her expertise at the intelligence services for a political, environmental and geo-political thriller. Since Camino 999, the plots of Catherine Fradier, inspired by questions of society, autopsy the environmental challenges of today and tomorrow. After questioning the dangers of the big seed companies in Cristal Defense, she is attacking the nuclear power, […]

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Hitler’s Children: Sons and Daughters of Third Reich Leaders

HISTORY | BIOGRAPHY | HOLOCAUST “Chilling.”  – Martin Gilbert, Sunday Telegraph “Absorbing.” – Kirkus  “Fascinating . . . Posner’s book gives a remarkable insight, from a family perspective, into the lives of many of the top Nazis and vilest criminals.” – Sunday Express  “A mesmerizing, blood-chilling book . . . The contrast between […]

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Mengele: The Complete Story

HISTORY | HOLOCAUST A fascinating accpunt of Mengele’s life on the run and the fruitless efforts to apprehend him. — Los Angeles Times Book Review This is indeed the complete story, superior to other books on Mengele. — Boston Jewish Times Well-written, clearly documented, and frequently exciting, this is the book to have. — Library Journal […]

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CAR-WASH: Judge Sergio Moro and the Behind-The-Scenes Story of the Operation That Shook Brazil (Lava Jato: O juiz Sergio Moro e os bastidores da operação que abalou o Brasil)

CURRENT AFFAIRS | NON FICTION  “Written in the style of police thrillers, this reporting-book, produced over 17 months, gives the public the opportunity to understand the genesis, the behind-the-scenes story, and the main players in the greatest operation against corruption that has ever been seen in this country.” – Globo Brazil is going through a […]

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Be My Killer

CRIME | THRILLER For fans of James Patterson, Mo Hayder and Chris Carter You played the game. Now you have to pay. When an online hoax goes viral and triggers a spate of gruesome murders, documentary maker Hazel Salter watches in horror. But then a new victim is found, her body bound to a pillar […]

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The Lost Children

PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER For decades, The Moore Asylum was home to the forgotten children of Brooklyn Bay. Locked up, at the mercy of cruel staff, the asylum walls concealed the horrors of the barbaric ‘treatments’ being endured by the vulnerable children within. But ever since a scandal forced its closure in the 1970s, the dilapidated asylum […]

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Bad Little Girl

PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER FOR FANS OF: The Girl on the Train, The Sister, and Gone Girl I’m not safe – you have to help me … Little Lorna Bell is from a notorious family on a rundown estate. Everyone thinks she’s a nasty piece of work. The schoolchildren call her a thief. But Lorna’s hair is […]

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The Butterfly (Le papillon)

FICTION No doubt, this famous Estonian theatre troupe works as a parable of the author’s country (among others). I salute Kivirähk’s fictional capacity of making a point in a thought-provoking, jovial way. Kivirähk’s style is just brilliant. — Lionel Decottignies, L’Humanité The trappings of a Dostoyevsky novel, the ambiance of an Ingeborg Bachmann poem, the […]

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The Healing Power Of Thought (Les pensées qui soignent)

HEALTH | WELL-BEING | PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT  When science finds out that the mind changes the body We are all more or less aware of the fact that our state of mind has a great deal of influence over our bodies. But we may not be aware that our very state of mind and thoughts – […]

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