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Drôle(s) d'histoire(s) !

Drôle(s) d'histoire(s) !

Author: Priscille Lamure
Publisher:
ISBN:
Pages: 160
Year: 2018-05-17

Bad City Blues

Bad City Blues

Author: Tim Willocks
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448151198
Pages: 256
Year: 2012-09-30
TWO BROTHERS: Cicero Grimes - freelance psychiatrist and one-man detox unit in America's white trash Deep South; and Luther Grimes - bad news Vietnam veteran and smack dealer. They hate each other, and only they know why. EX-HOOKER AND COKE HEAD: Callie Carter is on the run - with one million dollars stolen from her evangelist husband's bank. CORRUPT, SADISTIC POLICE CAPTAIN Clarence Jefferson wants to get his hands on the preacher's money. But even more, he wants to break Cicero apart, to find out the real reason why he has spent years hunting his brother like a mad dog. BAD CITY BLUES - Tim Willock's breathtaking first novel is raw, powerful, unforgettable.
The Most Holy Trinosophia

The Most Holy Trinosophia

Author: comte de Saint-Germain
Publisher: Library of Alexandria
ISBN: 1465579826
Pages: 116
Year: 1933

Paris Noir

Paris Noir

Author: Maxim Jakubowski
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 1852429666
Pages: 336
Year: 2007
Paris Noir is a collection of new stories about the dark side of Paris, with contributions by leading French, British, and American authors who have all lived there. The stories range from quietly menacing to spectacularly violent, and include contributions from some of the most famous crime writers from both sides of the Atlantic. Contributors include: Cara Black, Jerome Charyn, Stella Duffy, Barry Gifford, Sparkle Hayter, John Harvey, Maxim Jakubowski, Jake Lamar, Dominique Manotti, Michael Moorcock, Jim Nisbet, Jean-Hughes Oppel, Scott Phillips, Romain Slocombe, Jason Starr, Dominique Sylvain, Marc Villard, and John Williams.
Demon of painting

Demon of painting

Author: Timothy Clark, British Museum, Kawanabe Gyōsai Kinen Bijutsukan, Asahi Shinbunsha
Publisher:
ISBN: 0714114626
Pages: 192
Year: 1993

The Rise and Rule of Tamerlane

The Rise and Rule of Tamerlane

Author: Beatrice Forbes Manz
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521633842
Pages: 231
Year: 1999-03-25
The first full study of the great nomad conqueror, Tamerlane.
Tell Me How It Ends

Tell Me How It Ends

Author: Valeria Luiselli
Publisher: Coffee House Press
ISBN: 1566894964
Pages: 128
Year: 2017-03-13
"Part treatise, part memoir, part call to action, Tell Me How It Ends inspires not through a stiff stance of authority, but with the curiosity and humility Luiselli has long since established." —Annalia Luna, Brazos Bookstore "Valeria Luiselli's extended essay on her volunteer work translating for child immigrants confronts with compassion and honesty the problem of the North American refugee crisis. It's a rare thing: a book everyone should read." —Stephen Sparks, Point Reyes Books "Tell Me How It Ends evokes empathy as it educates. It is a vital contribution to the body of post-Trump work being published in early 2017." —Katharine Solheim, Unabridged Books "While this essay is brilliant for exactly what it depicts, it helps open larger questions, which we're ever more on the precipice of now, of where all of this will go, how all of this might end. Is this a story, or is this beyond a story? Valeria Luiselli is one of those brave and eloquent enough to help us see." —Rick Simonson, Elliott Bay Book Company "Appealing to the language of the United States' fraught immigration policy, Luiselli exposes the cracks in this foundation. Herself an immigrant, she highlights the human cost of its brokenness, as well as the hope that it (rather than walls) might be rebuilt." —Brad Johnson, Diesel Bookstore "The bureaucratic labyrinth of immigration, the dangers of searching for a better life, all of this and more is contained in this brief and profound work. Tell Me How It Ends is not just relevant, it's essential." —Mark Haber, Brazos Bookstore "Humane yet often horrifying, Tell Me How It Ends offers a compelling, intimate look at a continuing crisis—and its ongoing cost in an age of increasing urgency." —Jeremy Garber, Powell's Books
Her Outback Commander

Her Outback Commander

Author: Margaret Way
Publisher: Harlequin
ISBN: 1459208072
Pages: 192
Year: 2011-07-01
Stepping off the plane into the outback, Sienna Fleury feels like she's come home. The dramatic and vibrant landscape tantalizes her artistic senses, but the most potent pull is the man who commands it all, Blaine Kilcullen. A wealthy cattle baron, Blaine has plenty of eligible women clamoring for his attention, but none have ever held his interest like Sienna. With amber eyes and auburn hair, she's the most striking woman he's ever seen! Still, he cannot forget why she's here: to represent his late brother's wife and lay claim to the Kilcullen fortune.…
Island of Point Nemo

Island of Point Nemo

Author: Jean-Marie Blas de Roblès
Publisher: Open Letter Books
ISBN: 1940953626
Pages: 450
Year: 2017-08-15
Two storiesone a grandiose adventure-mystery, the other a tale of erotic exploitshumorously intertwine in a French e-reader factory."
The Art of Tangled

The Art of Tangled

Author: Jeff Kurtti
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 1452147558
Pages: 160
Year: 2015-11-03
A lighthearted twist on Rapunzel, the beloved fairy tale from the Brothers Grimm, Tangled brims with thrilling adventure, a distinctive cast of characters, a daring heroine, and, of course, seventy feet of golden hair. Featuring the stunning concept art behind the newest Disney masterpiece, The Art of Tangled also includes a preface by John Lasseter, a foreword by Directors Nathan Greno and Byron Howard, and interviews with the artists, animators, and production team—including Art Director David Goetz—that shed light on the history and artistry of this landmark film.
Lottie Biggs is (Not) Mad

Lottie Biggs is (Not) Mad

Author: Hayley Long
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330510401
Pages:
Year: 2009-07-03
My name is Lottie Biggs and in three weeks time, I will be fifteen years old. At school, most people call me Lottie Not-Very-Biggs. I’ve never found this particularly funny . . . My current hair colour is Melody Deep Plum which is not as nice as Melody Forest Flame but definitely better than the dodgy custard colour I tried last week . . . And this is my book – it’s about important things like boys and shoes and polo-neck knickers and rescuing giraffes and NOT fancying Gareth Stingecombe (even though he has manly thighs) and hanging-out with your best friend having A BLATANTLY FUNNY TIME. It is definitely not about sitting in wardrobes or having a mental disturbance of any kind! Painfully honest and laugh-so-hard-you-forget-to-breathe funny. The wit of Louise Rennison with the depth of Jacqueline Wilson.
Allumette

Allumette

Author: Tomi Ungerer
Publisher: Four Winds
ISBN: 0590078453
Pages: 32
Year: 1974
Granted her wishes for all the good things she never had, an impoverished orphan is so deluged with commodities that she opens a headquarters for distributing them to the world's poor.
Amos & Boris

Amos & Boris

Author: William Steig
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
ISBN: 1466808454
Pages: 32
Year: 2013-07-30
Amos the mouse and Boris the whale: a devoted pair of friends with nothing at all in common, except good hearts and a willingness to help their fellow mammal. They meet after Amos sets out to sea in his homemade boat, the Rodent, and soon finds himself in extreme need of rescue. Enter Boris. But there will come a day, long after Boris has gone back to a life of whaling about and Amos has gone back to his life of mousing around, when the tiny mouse must find a way to rescue the great whale. The tender yet comical story of this friendship is recorded in text and pictures that are a model of rich simplicity. Here, with apparent ease and concealed virtuosity, Caldecott medalist William Steig brings two winning heroes to life. Amos & Boris is a 1971 New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year, Notable Children's Book of the Year, and Outstanding Book of the Year.
The Hartlepool Monkey

The Hartlepool Monkey

Author: Wilfrid Lupano
Publisher:
ISBN: 0861662261
Pages: 98
Year: 2013-10-03
1814, off the Durham coast, near the village of Hartlepool, a war-ship in the Napoleonic fleet founders during a storm and sinks. At day-break, fishermen discover a survivor: a monkey dressed in full military regalia, the mascot. The good people of Hartlepool despise all Frenchmen, though they have never seen one in the flesh. Nor have they ever see a monkey. But this brutish, bestial castaway tallies with the impression they have of the enemy, and the ape is court-martialled. Inspired by this famous legend, this is a tragi-comic fable of war and jingoism.
Sea Creatures

Sea Creatures

Author: Albertus Seba
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486996662
Pages: 46
Year: 2005
Exotic illustrations from one of the most prized natural history books of all time depict 583 color images of shells, fish, starfish, coral, plants, and other forms of sea life.