Fiction

Solar Plexus

Rustam Ibragimbekov

Spanning three generations and stretching from the 1940s to the 1990s, the stories in Solar Plexus intertwine to tell the tale of a group of friends who grew-up around the same courtyard. Each story i…


The First Day

Marc Levy

A mysterious object found in a dormant volcano will forever change the lives of Adrian and Keira. Together they embark on an extraordinary adventure which takes them from the banks of Lake Turkana in…


The Russian Affair

Michael Wallner

Moscow, 1978 – 29-year-old Anna leads a narrow life with little comfort and no room for fantasy. Her days are filled with a frustrating routine of painfully slow public buses, her mindless work as a w…


The Zenith

Duong Thu Huong

Duong Thu Huong’s novel contains three different yet related threads of narration. The first narrative centers on the Chairman and his closest political ally and loyal friend, the second is about a vi…


Dial M for Merde

Stephen Clarke

Paul West is in the South of France, having received an offer he can’t refuse: two weeks in the sun, all expenses paid, with a beautiful blonde called Gloria Monday. Gloria, an oceanographer, is down…


Mortal Eternity

Denis Marquet et Elisabeth Barrière

August 2007, New York: Lucie Milton has just finished analyzing a chemical substance, stolen from a wealthy and important business man. The results of the experiment are mind blowing. But an hour late…


Adan & Eva

Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, internationally renowned Somali-born author, politician and essayist, addresses here in the form of a children’s book the cultural divisions that shape individuals born into clashing…


All Those Things We Never Said

Marc Levy

As far back as Julia Walsh could remember, she always had a difficult relationship with her father. They hardly ever saw each other. Hardly ever spoke, and on the rare occasions they did, they never s…


The Shadow of the Dead

Danielle Thiéry

Tough-as-nails Police Commissioner Edwige Marion has fallen in love. It was a chance meeting between her and Victor de la Ferrière in the Gare du Nord — the huge train station for which she’s respons…


A Shadow, No Doubt

Michel Quint

George has returned to the village in northern France where he was born. His parents died a few weeks earlier – within days of each other – and he has come to empty their home. Every day he meets Augu…