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  • The Marais Assassin
    The Marais Assassin (Paperback) Claude Izner

    With Paris rocked by anarchist bombings, bookseller Victor Legris finds a new case to investigate very close to home.

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  • Hector and the Search for Happiness
    Hector and the Search for Happiness (Paperback) Francois Lelord

    Can we learn how to be happy? Hector is a successful young psychiatrist.

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  • The Disappearance at Pere-Lachaise
    The Disappearance at Pere-Lachaise (English, Paperback) Claude Izner

    Fin de siècle Paris: the world of Verlaine and Zola, Renoir and Toulouse-Lautrec; a time of anarchists, scientists, and occultists, when can-can skirts were raised at the Moulin Rouge and fortunes were lost on the Panama Canal. Armand de Valois was one of these latter unfortunates, stricken by yellow fever at the site of his ruin. When his widow Odette disappears into his tomb in the...

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  • The Montmartre Investigation
    The Montmartre Investigation (English, Paperback) Claude Izner

    The fast-paced and gripping third title in the bestselling Victor Legris mystery series...

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  • The Things We Don't Do
    The Things We Don't Do (English, Paperback) Andres Neuman

    Mind-bending set of stories?the first of Neuman's in English?calls to mind the best of Julio Cortázar and Jorge Luis Borges.

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  • The Pere-Lachaise Mystery
    The Pere-Lachaise Mystery (English, Paperback) Claude Izner

    In Paris 1890, Lady's maid Denise le Louarn fears the worst when her mistress, Odette de Valois, vanishes from the Pere-Lachaise cemetery during a visit to her husband's grave. This is the second in the series of Parisian murder mysteries featuring lovable hero Victor Legris, a bookseller and amateur sleuth.

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  • The Montmartre Investigation
    The Montmartre Investigation (Paperback) Claude Izner

    Its November, 1891. The body of a young woman is discovered at a crossroads on Boulevard Montmartre. Barefoot and dressed in red, she has been strangled and her face disfigured. That same day a single red shoe is delivered to Victor Legris' Parisian bookshop.

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  • The Lady Agnes Mystery: Volume 1
    The Lady Agnes Mystery: Volume 1 (English, Paperback) Andrea Japp

    1304 The Church and the French Crown are locked in a power struggle. In the Normandy countryside, monks on a secret mission are brutally murdered and a poisoner is at large at Clairets Abbey. Young noblewoman Agnes de Souarcy fights to retain her independence but must face the Inquisition, unaware that she is the focus of an ancient quest.

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  • Hector & the Search for Happiness
    Hector & the Search for Happiness (English, Paperback) Francois Lelord

    A modern fable of a young psychiatrist who sets off around the world to find out what makes people everywhere happy, after becoming depressed at the dissatisfaction of his French clients. A film will be released in August 2014 starring Simon Pegg and Rosamund Pike.

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  • Talking to Ourselves
    Talking to Ourselves (English, Paperback) Andres Neuman

    A story about how we are transformed by loss, physically and emotionally - and how words, and sex, can serve as powerful modes of resistance. A profound tribute to all those who have ever had to care for a loved one, told with Neuman's characteristic warmth, bittersweet humour and wide-ranging intellect.

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  • The Divine Blood
    The Divine Blood (English, Paperback) Andrea H. Japp

    Third in the Agnes de Souarcy chronicles. Who is the poisoner at Clairets Abbey?

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  • Hector & the Secrets of Love
    Hector & the Secrets of Love (Paperback) Francois Lelord

    What is the secret formula for love? Hector, our intrepid psychiatrist, sets off on a new globetrotting mission - and this time he's looking for LOVE.

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  • Talking to Ourselves
    Talking to Ourselves (English, Paperback) Andres Neuman

    Lito is ten years old and dreams about trucks. Mario is terminally ill with cancer and is beginning to doubt his own memory. Before it's too late, they will take their first, and likely final, road trip together as father and son, in which they share much more than time and space. Meanwhile, Elena - mother and wife - will immerse herself in a cathartic and risky love affair that tests her moral...

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  • Traveller of the Century
    Traveller of the Century (English, Paperback) Andres Neuman

    The new paperback edition of a rarity: a brilliant novel of ideas that is also irresistible and very, very racy. An engrossing, hugely satisfying and entertaining read, by a young Argentinian superstar. For lovers of historical novels, and of the modernist giants Mann and Musil.

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  • The Breath of the Rose
    The Breath of the Rose (English, Paperback) Andrea H. Japp

    Alencon, September 1304. Imprisoned by the Inquisition, Agnes de Souarcy faces interrogation and torture at the hands of Nicolas Florin, the sadistic Grand Inquisitor. At the same time, the religious community of Clairets Abbey is shaken to the core when a nun is horrifically poisoned by a murderer hidden in its midst.

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  • Traveller of the Century
    Traveller of the Century (English, Paperback) Andres Neuman

    Traveller of the Century is an original and ambitious experiment - a work that invites us to look at the nineteenth century with twenty-first-century eyes. A narrative bridge spanning the past and the global issues of our present - immigration, interculturalism, translation, nationalism and the emancipation of women.

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  • The Season of the Beast
    The Season of the Beast (English, Paperback) Andrea H. Japp

    1304. The King of France and the Church are locked in a battle for power. Meanwhile, a terrifying creature begins to kill and mutilate a succession of monks...

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  • The Things We Don't Do
    The Things We Don't Do (English, Paperback) Andres Neuman

    The long-awaited first English collection of Neuman's short stories

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