Près de trente ans après la mort de sa tante Priscilla, l’auteur découvre une boîte contenant sa correspondance et des photos. Persuadé depuis toujours qu’elle a connu un destin héroïque pendant la guerre, il décide de mener l’enquête et de faire la lumière sur son...
Editeur : Grasset
Parution : 2015-02-11
Collection : Littérature Etrangère
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Que feriez-vous si vous deveniez soudain millionnaire ? C'est ce qui arrive à Andy Larkham, employé sans avenir dans une maison d'édition de guides pratiques, que sa fiancée vient de quitter. Se rendant à l'enterrement d'un ancien professeur, il se trompe de chapelle et...
Editeur : Grasset
Parution : 2011-08-24
Collection : Littérature Etrangère
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Télécharger le livre :  The Sandpit

Who do you trust with a secret that could save the world - or destroy it?'A remarkable contemporary thriller - with shades of Graham Greene and Le Carré about it...Brilliantly observed, captivatingly written, grippingly narrated - a triumph' William Boyd When John Dyer...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2020-07-23

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Télécharger le livre :  Six Minutes in May

A fascinating and dramatic investigation into the events that led to Winston Churchill becoming Prime Minister against the odds.‘A gripping story of Churchill’s unlikely rise to power’ Observer London, May 1940. Britain is under threat of invasion and Neville...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2017-10-05
Collection : Everyman's Library CLASSICS
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Télécharger le livre :  Stories from Other Places

Nicholas Shakespeare’s collected stories take us around the globe and into the intimate lives of his characters and the dilemmas and temptations they face. The opening novella, ‘Oddfellows’, tells the little-known history of the only enemy attack on Australian soil...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2015-09-03

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Télécharger le livre :  Priscilla

The astonishing true story of a young woman's adventures, and misadventures, in the dangerous world of Nazi-occupied France.For Priscilla, pre-war Paris was an exciting carousel of suitors, soirées and heartbreak, and eventually a lavish wedding to a French...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2013-11-07

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Télécharger le livre :  Bruce Chatwin

Bruce Chatwin's death in 1989 brought a meteoric career to an abrupt end, since he burst onto the literary scene in 1977 with his first book, In Patagonia.Chatwin himself was different things to different people: a journalist, a photographer, an art collector, a...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2010-09-30

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Télécharger le livre :  Under The Sun

Bruce Chatwin is one of the most significant British novelists and travel writers of our time. His books have become modern-day classics which defy categorisation, inspired by and reflecting his incredible journeys. Tragically, Chatwin's compelling narrative voice was...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2010-09-02

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Télécharger le livre :  Inheritance

What would you do if you suddenly and unexpectedly inherited £17million? This is what happens to Andy Larkham, recently jilted lover, and resentfully underpaid publishing minion. Arriving late to the funeral of his favourite schoolteacher, he ends up in the wrong chapel...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2010-07-01

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Télécharger le livre :  The High Flyer

Thomas Wavery is the new Consul General at Abyla on the tip of North Africa. A career diplomat, Wavery was once a high flyer, but an affair with a younger woman has dashed his dreams of ambassadorship. He arrives in Abyla with his wife suing for divorce, his passport...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2010-05-25

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Télécharger le livre :  The Vision Of Elena Silves

In the Amazon city of Belén, in the heart of the Peruvian jungle, three old men sit on a bench. They sit in the square every day under the hot sun, remembering the women they loved and the world when it was a better place. One day a woman hurries past their bench whom...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2010-05-25

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Télécharger le livre :  In Tasmania

In this fascinating history of two turbulent centuries in an apparently idyllic place, Shakespeare effortlessly weaves the history of this unique island with a kaleidoscope of stories featuring a cast of unlikely characters from Errol Flynn to the King of Iceland, a...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2010-04-27

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Télécharger le livre :  Snowleg

A young Englishman visits Cold War Leipzig with a group of students and falls for an East German girl who is only just beginning to wake up to the way her society is governed. Her situation touches him, but he is too frightened to help. He spends decades convincing...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2010-04-13

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Télécharger le livre :  Secrets of the Sea

Following the death of his parents in a car crash, eleven-year-old Alex Dove is torn from his life on a remote farm in Tasmania and sent to school in England. When he returns to Australia twelve years later, the timeless beauty of the land and his encounter with a young...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2010-04-13

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Télécharger le livre :  The Dancer Upstairs

This novel explores one of the most astonishing stories in the whole history of twentieth century terrorism. Colonel Rejas was the policeman charged with the task of capturing the Peruvian guerrilla leader Ezequiel, but having been dismissed he finds the burden of...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2010-04-09

Format(s) : ePub
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