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The House in Charlton Crescent

Lady Anne Daventry, an elderly lady in poor health, is a recluse living in her London town-house. She realises that someone is trying to murder her and employs a private detective, under the guise of a new...

Loyalties

The French writer Delphine de Vigan (1966), in her ninth novel, tries to record a serious problem in the world of the youth today: that of starting to drink alcoholic beverages each time younger, oftentimes...

Two Kinds of Truth

Conelly is the author of over 30 books, many of them best-sellers. The current detective story forms part of the Harry Bosch series. The title of the book relates to two events that Harry is investigating...

The Jukebox

Peter Handke, Nobel Prize winner in 2019, wrote this work in 1990. The jukebox was a machine used in bars to select CDs and songs. It was in fashion in the 60s and 70s. In actual fact, this book is a meta-...

Dieu en Questions

Book of apologetics: a collection of questions and answers that young people ask the author about God, the world and men. Each question has a triple structure: it begins with the question and its...

To the Back of Beyond

The novel To the Back of Beyond of the swiss writer Peter Stamm (1963) took place in his native land. The protagonists of his story live in this welcoming town. It is typical of the author to delve...

The Child in Time

Romance set in twentieth-century England with some traces of fantasy. An English couple see their 3-year-old only daughter kidnapped, and they give way to shock. Instead of supporting each other, they...

Light of the World

An interview by journalist Peter Seewald to Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI. In this long interview, the Pope talks about the issues of Man, the world, and the Church, also making known some personal facets;...

The Puzzle of Polynesia

The Pacific Ocean is the Earth’s largest single feature and in the middle of the Ocean is the Polynesia Triangle defined by the three points of Hawai’i, New Zealand and Easter...

The love that I have

It is s beguiling story, powerful and heart-breaking which holds the reader enthralled until the last page. It is set in World War two when Margot Baumann, a school-leaver, takes a job in the mailroom of a...