By David Goodis
By David Goodis
By Eryk Pruitt
Summer Ashton, his partner-in-crime. She’s caught by way of him via thick and skinny, yet in recent times her brain has began to slide. They’ve instructed their justifiable share of lies and she’s having a satan of a time remembering what’s the reality. And lately, she’s been listening to voices. regrettably for either one of them, she’s the brains of the operation.
Furthermore, they've got began to tire of 1 another.
For those occupation grifters, the sleepy East Texas geographical region is yet one other pit cease on their rampage around the American South.
Will or not it's their last?
In WHAT WE RECKON, Eryk Pruitt explores topics of id, loyalty, and function with psycho-delic, transgressive, chicken-fried twists that learn like Trainspotting reduce with a pair grams of Helter Skelter.
By Jim Tully,Paul J. Bauer,Mark Dawidziak,Harvey Pekar
By Ghislain Cotton
Thomas Basil est romancier et traducteur de polars suédois. À l. a. mort de son frère jumeau qui lui avait « volé » son épouse Johanna, il se met en tête de los angeles reconquérir. Dans le yet de l’éblouir, il se livre à des actes extravagants avant de succéder à son jumeau comme gourou d’une fondation qui oscille entre secte philosophique et entreprise très profitable d’exploitation des engouements pour les pratiques physico-mentales les plus «tendance». Jusqu’à ce qu’un imprévu considérable et dramatique grippe méchamment los angeles machine…
Un roman teinté d’énigme, de perversité et d’humour.
Du recognize ? Allons donc… De l. a. trouille, oui. Voilà pourquoi l’on ferme les yeux des morts. Peur de ce regard qui vrille l’immensité. De cette porcelaine indifférente à l’effroi provoqué. Au mieux à los angeles tristesse. Peur aussi d’y lire l’imposture. Si le mort faisait le mort et surgissait du fond de son pretend sommeil. Mains arquées en croc, sautées à notre gorge parce que maintenant ce regard nous a percés à jour et qu’il sait tout de nous. De notre imposture à nous. De nos pensées intimes. Tout savoir de nous n’est jamais bon et, à notre peur, ajouterait une honte infinie. Alors, très bien ! Fermons-lui les yeux.
CE QU'EN PENSE los angeles CRITIQUE
"Reconquista" [...] est tantôt dur, tantôt tendre. Souvent doux-amer, couleur des sous-bois de l’âme. Un roman à los angeles fois d’amour et d’humour : ça ne court docket pas les rues. - Francis Matthys, La Libre
À PROPOS DE L'AUTEUR
Journaliste et romancier, né à Bruxelles, Ghislain Cotton a fondé le Journal des Livres et exercé durant de longues années une activité de chroniqueur littéraire dans l. a. presse hebdomadaire. Il vit aujourd'hui dans l. a. province de Luxembourg. Reconquista est son sixième roman.
By Ross MacDonald
From the alternate Paperback edition.
By Tom Callaghan
'Even larger than Child 44. Akyl Borubaev is an awesome production' Anthony Horowitz
'Just retains recuperating . . . buy the entire sequence without delay' Peter Robinson, No.1 bestselling writer of napping within the Ground
No quicker has Akyl Borubaev been reinstated as an Inspector within the Bishkek homicide Squad than he is suspended for alleged critical crimes opposed to the kingdom.
After an tried assassination of a well-liked minister is going spectacularly incorrect, Akyl is a fugitive from his former colleagues and concerned with one in all Kyrgyzstan's most threatening criminals. at the run, stuck up in a unlawful scheme that may merely finish badly, it is time for Akyl to take a stand for every thing he believes in.
By Thomas Mullen,Sébastien Guillot
Couverture : © Delphimages / Fotolia
© 2011 by way of Thomas Mullen, THE REVISIONISTS
Pour los angeles traduction française : © Éditions J’ai lu, 2014
By Lauren Stahl
"The Devil's Song is a publication born from these darkish locations so much writers and readers dare now not pass. it is not with reference to law enforcement officials and killers, legal professionals and judges. it truly is approximately actual individuals with genuine lives. it is approximately family members, fathers and daughters, fans and neighbors, and the ghosts of the prior that hang-out all of them. during this beautiful debut novel, Lauren Stahl paints a chilling portrait of formative years nightmares relived, wealthy with either suspense and emotion."
--Keith Gilman, writer of Bad Habits
"A racing learn by way of an writer who understands the right way to inform a narrative, The Devil's Song plunges the reader both into worlds: one in every of killers, madness, baby sufferers, and revenge; and one other of the main points and particularly the politics and gear performs of legislation, order, and research. it really is difficult to inform from time to time which international is the more challenging to realize. Grabbed and held me instantly via to the final page."
--S.J. Rozan, Edgar Award-winning writer of Ghost Hero
Kate Magda, an up-and-coming prosecutor and the privileged daughter of the politically attached President pass judgement on Tommy Magda, has been given the task of a lifetime--lead prosecutor on a string of murders rocking project County, Pennsylvania. Kate perspectives the project as her likelihood not to merely convict a serial killer, yet to make a reputation for herself--one except "the judge's daughter." She is decided to teach her boss, her kinfolk, and the general public that she is greater than her father's shadow.
As Kate delves into the case, she turns into confident that she stocks a private hyperlink with the killer, who turns out to grasp intimate information about a sad formative years occasion Kate suffered--an occasion she suggestion she'd left long ago. it is the manner the sufferers are being posed--naked and dumped in open graves. Paranoia units in, the evening terrors go back, and Kate has an forthcoming experience that she's the killer's subsequent sufferer. Kate now not feels assigned to the case...she is the case, and fixing it's her basically likelihood for survival.
By Chris Knopf
The motion strikes from Southampton to the Bronx, the place Sam as soon as prowled within the part-time care of his father, proprietor of a truck fix company and a mood that stood out even at the suggest streets of town. it really is right here that Sam learns that evil background does not in simple terms repeat itself, it will possibly increase upon the unique product. That regardless of how issues switch, the area of law enforcement officials and criminals, monks, energy agents, clever men, or even wiser outdated bartenders remains the same.
Or will get a lot, a lot worse.
By R. R. Irvine
Major Lewis Stiles is demise of melanoma, yet he wishes all his affairs so as earlier than he's “called home.” thus he desires to lease Moroni visitor and his father, Martin, to trace down one of many prisoners he used to be liable for in the course of global warfare II. Unseen given that his mysterious disappearance from the POW camp at Cowdery Junction, Utah, Karl Falke continues to be owed $132.07 in again pay, and Stiles desires Falke to obtain his due. figuring out the probabilities of luck are narrow to none, Moroni is reluctant, yet ever a tender contact for misplaced reasons he's taking the case. the quest turns out blameless adequate, yet as with every research within the promised land, the tourists quickly run up opposed to the Latter-day Saints. Moroni’s formative years pal Willis Tanner, now a high-level bureaucrat within the church, maintains to poke his nostril into vacationer company, this time with the further incentive of preserving the prophet’s niece Lael Woolley out of difficulty. whereas grappling with problems with relatives and accountability, Moroni realizes that the solutions to riddles from the previous are to be present in the small cities and silent graveyards of Utah.