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Rules for Perfect Murders
The 'fiendishly good' Richard and Judy Book Club pick
Auteur : Peter SWANSON
Editeur : FABER AND FABER
Année : 12/2020


If you want to get away with murder, play by the rules

Years ago Malcolm Kershaw wrote a list of his 'Eight Favourite Murders' for his Old Devils mystery bookshop blog. Among others, it included those from Agatha Christie's The ABC Murders, Patricia Highsmith's Strangers on a Train and Donna Tartt's The Secret History.
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The Forester's Daughter : Faber Stories
Auteur : Claire KEEGAN
Editeur : FABER AND FABER
Collection : Faber Stories
Année : 10/2020


The evening is fine. In the sky a few early stars are shining of their own accord. She watches the dog licking the bowl clean. This dog will break her daughter's heart, she's sure of it.

Claire Keegan's mesmeric story takes us into the heart of the Wicklow countryside, and of the farming family of Victor Deegan, with his 'three teenagers, the milking and the mortgage'.

When [...]
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Voyage of the Sparrowhawk
Winner of the Costa Children's Book Award 2020
Editeur : FABER AND FABER
Année : 08/2020

WINNER - COSTA CHILDREN'S BOOK AWARDTHE TIMES AND SUNDAY TIMES CHILDREN'S BOOK OF THE YEAR
The second sensational middle-grade standalone that follows an epic voyage from England to France in the aftermath of WW1, from the bestselling author of The Children of Castle Rock.In the aftermath of World War One, everyone is trying to rebuild their lives.
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Normal People
Auteur : Sally ROONEY
Editeur : FABER AND FABER
Collection : 191 POCHE
Année : 05/2019


Connell and Marianne grow up in the same small town in the west of Ireland, but the similarities end there. In school, Connell is popular and well-liked, while Marianne is a loner. But when the two strike up a conversation – awkward but electrifying – something life-changing begins.

Normal People is a story of mutual fascination, friendship and love.
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The Children of Men
Auteur : P.D. JAMES
Editeur : FABER AND FABER
Année : 05/2018


Under the despotic rule of Xan Lyppiat, the Warden of England, the old are despairing and the young cruel. Theo Faren, a cousin of the Warden, lives a solitary life in this ominous atmosphere. That is, until a chance encounter with a young woman leads him into contact with a group of dissenters. Suddenly his life is changed irrevocably as he faces agonising choices which could affect the [...]
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4321
Auteur : AUSTER PAUL
Editeur : FABER AND FABER
Année : 09/2017


On March 3rd, 1947, Archibald Isaac Ferguson, the only child of Rose and Stanley Ferguson, is born. From that single beginning, Ferguson's life will take four simultaneous paths. Four Fergusons will go on to lead four parallel and entirely different lives. Family fortunes diverge. Loves and friendships and passions contrast.
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Lord of the Flies
Winner of the Nobel Prize fot Literature
Auteur : William GOLDING
Editeur : FABER AND FABER
Année : 05/2015


When a plane crashes on a remote island, a small group of schoolboys are the sole survivors. From the prophetic Simon and virtuous Ralph to the lovable Piggy and brutish Jack, each of the boys attempts to establish control as the reality - and brutal savagery - of their situation sets in.

The boys' struggle to find a way of existing in a community with no fixed boundaries invites [...]
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The Buddha of Suburbia : Faber Modern Classics
Editeur : FABER AND FABER
Année : 04/2015


The hero of Hanif Kureishi's debut novel is dreamy teenager Karim, desperate to escape suburban South London and experience the forbidden fruits which the 1970s seem to offer. When the unlikely opportunity of a life in the theatre announces itself, Karim starts to win the sort of attention he has been craving - albeit with some rude and raucous results.
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The Remains  of the Day
Editeur : FABER AND FABER
Année : 04/2010


In the summer of 1956, Stevens, the ageing butler of Darlington Hall, embarks on a leisurely holiday that will take him deep into the countryside and into his past . . .

A contemporary classic, The Remains of the Day is Kazuo Ishiguro's beautiful and haunting evocation of life between the wars in a Great English House, of lost causes and lost love.
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Selected Poems of T.S. Eliot
Auteur : T.S ELLIOT
Editeur : FABER AND FABER
Année : 04/2009

Thomas Stearns Eliot was born in St Louis, Missouri in 1888. He was educated at Harvard, at the Sorbonne in Paris, and at Merton College, Oxford. His early poetry was profoundly influenced by the French symbolists, especially Baudelaire and Laforgue. In his academic studies he specialised in philosophy and logic. His doctoral thesis was on F. H. Bradley. He settled in England in 1915, the year in [...]
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The Waste Land and Other Poems
Auteur : T.S. Eliot
Editeur : FABER AND FABER
Année : 04/2001

April is the cruellest month, breedingLilacs out of the dead land, mixingMemory and desire, stirringDull roots with spring rain . . .

Published in 1922, The Waste Land was the most revolutionary poem of its time, offering a devastating vision of modern civilisation which has lost none of its power as we enter a new century.
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The Bell Jar
Auteur : Silvia PLATH
Editeur : FABER AND FABER
Collection : NATIONAL FOREST
Année : 04/2001

'A modern classic.' Guardian'A near-perfect work of art.' Joyce Carol OatesSylvia Plath is a major cultural icon who continues to inspire new generations of female readers. The Bell Jar is one of the defining novels of the 20th century.I was supposed to be having the time of my life .

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Moon Palace
Auteur : Paul AUSTER
Editeur : FABER AND FABER
Année : 11/1997


So begins the mesmerising narrative of Marco Stanley Fogg - orphan, child of the 1960s, a quester by nature. Moon Palace is his story - a novel that spans three generations, from the early years of this century to the first lunar landings, and moves from the canyons of Manhattan to the cruelly beautiful landscape of the American West.
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