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Cover The Forest of Wool and Steel

Miyashita, Natsu
«The Forest of Wool and Steel»

Tomura is startled by the hypnotic sound of a piano being tuned in his school. It seeps into his soul and transports him to the forests, dark and gleaming, that ...

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Cover Apeirogon

McCann, Colum

Apeirogon: a shape with a countably infinite number of sides. Rami Elhanan and Bassam Aramin are two men. Rami's license plate is yellow. Bassam's license plate is green. It takes Rami ...

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Cover Dearly

Atwood, Margaret

Before she became one of the world's most important and loved novelists, Margaret Atwood was a poet. Dearly is her first collection in over a decade. It brings together many ...

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Cover Sorry For Your Trouble

Ford, Richard
«Sorry For Your Trouble »

A landmark new collection of stories from Richard Ford that showcases his brilliance, sensitivity, and trademark wit and candor In Sorry for Your Trouble, Pulitzer Prize winner and New York ...

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Cover The Street

Petry, Ann
«The Street »

  New York City, 1940s. In a crumbling tenement in Harlem, Lutie Johnson is determined to build a new life for herself and her eight-year-old boy, Bub - a life that ...

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Cover La chaleur

Jestin, Victor
«La chaleur»

« Oscar est mort parce que je l’ai regardé mourir, sans bouger. Il est mort étranglé par les cordes d’une balançoire. » Ainsi commence ce court et intense roman qui ...

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Cover Faux départ

Messina, Marion
«Faux départ»

Entre Aurélie, qui crève d’ennui dans une fac, et Alejandro, le Colombien expatrié, l’amour fou et inimitable, le frisson nouveau sont toujours à portée de corps mais jamais atteints. La ...

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Cover Une femme

Ernaux, Annie
«Une femme»

Annie Ernaux s'efforce ici de retrouver les différents visages et la vie de sa mère, morte le 7 avril 1986, au terme d'une maladie qui avait détruit sa mémoire et ...

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Cover Machines Like Me

McEwan, Ian
«Machines Like Me»

Machines Like Me occurs in an alternative 1980s London. Charlie, drifting through life and dodging full-time employment, is in love with Miranda, a bright student who lives with a terrible ...

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Cover You Know You Want This

Roupenian, Kristen
«You Know You Want This»

From the creator of Cat Person – the first short story to go viral – comes You Know You Want This, a compulsive collection about sex, dating and modern life. ...

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Cover La Disparition de Stephanie Mailer

Dicker, Joël
«La Disparition de Stephanie Mailer»

30 juillet 1994. Orphea, petite station balnéaire tranquille des Hamptons dans l’État de New York, est bouleversée par un effroyable fait divers: le maire de la ville et sa famille ...

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Cover The Only Story

Barnes, Julian
«The Only Story»

Would you rather love the more, and suffer the more; or love the less, and suffer the less? That is, I think, finally, the only real question. You may point out ...

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Cover If Beale Street could talk

Baldwin, James
«If Beale Street could talk»

In this honest and stunning novel, now a major motion picture directed by Barry Jenkins, James Baldwin has given America a moving story of love in the face of injustice. ...

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Cover Les loyautés

Vigan, Delphine de
«Les loyautés »

Chacun de nous abrite-t-il quelque chose d'innommable susceptible de se révéler un jour, comme une encre sale, antipathique, se révelerait sous la chaleur de la flamme ? Chacun de nous ...

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Cover Girl, Woman, Other
Evaristo, Bernardine
«Girl, Woman, Other»

An energetic, polyphonic novel comprised of the intermingled experiences of twelve characters, most of whom are black British women. Presents a sense of the changing nature of London, comparable to ...

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Cover Born 1982
Cho, Nam-Joo
«Born 1982»

A South Korean publishing sensation arrives in this original and uncompromising portrait of the endemic misogyny contended with by late-twentieth-century everywoman Kim Jiyoung, from family life to thwarted ambitions.   Kim Jiyoung ...

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Cover Le Banquet annuel de la Confrérie des fossoyeurs
Enard, Mathias
«Le Banquet annuel de la Confrérie des fossoyeurs»

Pour les besoins d’une thèse consacrée à “la vie à la campagne au XXIe siècle”, l’apprenti ethnologue David Mazon a quitté Paris et pris ses quartiers dans un modeste village ...

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Cover The Sakura Obsession
Abe, Naoko
«The Sakura Obsession»
The Incredible Story of the Plant Hunter Who Saved Japan's Cherry Blossoms

Each year, the flowering of cherry blossoms marks the beginning of spring. But if it weren’t for the pioneering work of an English eccentric, Collingwood “Cherry” Ingram, Japan’s beloved cherry ...

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Cover Here We Are
Swift, Graham
«Here We Are »

It is Brighton, 1959, and the theatre at the end of the pier is having its best summer season in years. Ronnie, a brilliant young magician, and Evie, his dazzling ...

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Cover Where the Crawdads Sing
Owens, Delia
«Where the Crawdads Sing»

For years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, ...

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Cover The Cockroach
McEwan, Ian
«The Cockroach»

That morning, Jim Sams, clever but by no means profound, woke from uneasy dreams to find himself transformed into a gigantic creature

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Cover Dans le jardin de l'ogre
Slimani, Leïla
«Dans le jardin de l'ogre»

«Cette nuit, elle en a rêvé et n'a pas pu se rendormir. Un rêve moite, interminable, qui s'est introduit en elle comme un souffle d'air chaud. Adèle ne peut plus ...

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Cover Qui a tué mon père
Louis, Edouard
«Qui a tué mon père »

Édouard Louis a publié deux romans, En finir avec Eddy Bellegueule et Histoire de la violence, qui ont été traduits dans une trentaine de langues.

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Cover Weight of a Piano
Cander, Chris
«Weight of a Piano»

A tour-de-force about two women and the piano that inexorably ties their lives together through time and across continents, for better and for worse.In 1962, in the Soviet Union, eight-year-old ...

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Cover La place
Ernaux, Annie
«La place»

«Enfant, quand je m'efforçais de m'exprimer dans un langage châtié, j'avais l'impression de me jeter dans le vide. Une de mes frayeurs imaginaires, avoir un père instituteur qui ...

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Cover Slow Horses
Herron, Mick
«Slow Horses»

You don't stop being a spook just because you're no longer in the game.Banished to Slough House from the ranks of achievers at Regent's Park for various crimes of drugs ...

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Cover Mothering Sunday
Swift, Graham
«Mothering Sunday»

It is March 30th 1924. It is Mothering Sunday.How will Jane Fairchild, orphan and housemaid, occupy her time when she has no mother to visit? How, shaped by the events ...

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Cover La passe-miroir
Dabos, Christelle
«La passe-miroir »
Les fiancés de l'hiver

Sous son écharpe élimée et ses lunettes de myope, Ophélie cache des dons singuliers : elle peut lire le passé des objets et traverser les miroirs. Elle vit paisiblement sur ...

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