Livres hebdo

Titre : Livres hebdo
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ISBN-13 : STANFORD:36105133607338
Libération : 2009-07

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The God of Small Things

Titre : The God of Small Things
Auteur : Arundhati Roy
Éditeur : Penguin Books India
ISBN-13 : 014302857X
Libération : 2002

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International No 1 Bestseller. Winner Of The 1997 Booker Prize &Nbsp;

Livres de France

Titre : Livres de France
Auteur :
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ISBN-13 : STANFORD:36105213165256
Libération : 2008-09

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Includes, 1982-1995: Les Livres du mois, also published separately.

The Last Runaway

Titre : The Last Runaway
Auteur : Tracy Chevalier
Éditeur : Penguin
ISBN-13 : 9781101606643
Libération : 2013-01-08

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New York Times bestselling author of Girl With a Pearl Earring and At the Edge of the Orchard Tracy Chevalier makes her first fictional foray into the American past in The Last Runaway, bringing to life the Underground Railroad and illuminating the principles, passions and realities that fueled this extraordinary freedom movement. Honor Bright, a modest English Quaker, moves to Ohio in 1850--only to find herself alienated and alone in a strange land. Sick from the moment she leaves England, and fleeing personal disappointment, she is forced by family tragedy to rely on strangers in a harsh, unfamiliar landscape. Nineteenth-century America is practical, precarious, and unsentimental, and scarred by the continuing injustice of slavery. In her new home Honor discovers that principles count for little, even within a religious community meant to be committed to human equality. However, Honor is drawn into the clandestine activities of the Underground Railroad, a network helping runaway slaves escape to freedom, where she befriends two surprising women who embody the remarkable power of defiance. Eventually she must decide if she too can act on what she believes in, whatever the personal costs. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Spies

Titre : Spies
Auteur : Michael Frayn
Éditeur : Faber & Faber
ISBN-13 : 9780571249206
Libération : 2009-01-08

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In the quiet cul-de-sac where Keith and Stephen live the only immediate signs of the Second World War are the blackout at night and a single random bombsite. But the two boys start to suspect that all is not what it seems when one day Keith announces a disconcerting discovery: the Germans have infiltrated his own family. And when the secret underground world they have dreamed up emerges from the shadows they find themselves engulfed in mysteries far deeper and more painful than they had bargained for. 'Bernard Shaw couldn't do it, Henry James couldn't do it, but the ingenious English author Michael Frayn does do it: write novels and plays with equal success ... Frayn's novel excels.' John updike, New Yorker 'A beautifully accomplished, richly nostalgic novel about supposed second-world-war espionage seen through the eyes of a young boy.' Sunday Times 'Deeply satisfying . . . Frayn has written nothing better.' Independent

The Cartographer Tries to Map a Way to Zion

Titre : The Cartographer Tries to Map a Way to Zion
Auteur : Kei Miller
Éditeur : Carcanet
ISBN-13 : 9781847774323
Libération : 2014-05-29

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In his new collection, acclaimed Jamaican poet Kei Miller dramatises what happens when one system of knowledge, one method of understanding place and territory, comes up against another. We watch as the cartographer, used to the scientific methods of assuming control over a place by mapping it ( I never get involved / with the muddy affairs of land'), is gradually compelled to recognise - even to envy - a wholly different understanding of place, as he tries to map his way to the rastaman's eternal city of Zion. As the book unfolds the cartographer learns that, on this island of roads that constrict like throats', every place-name comes freighted with history, and not every place that can be named can be found.

Raising the Bar 5

Titre : Raising the Bar 5
Auteur : Sonia Egron
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : 2761341481
Libération : 2013

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