Pour son premier récit en bande dessinée, Camille Royer revient sur son enfance. Sa mère, d’origine japonaise, lui inculque sa culture. La petite Camille apprend (laborieusement) les kanjis et les hiraganas et, chaque soir, sa mère lui lit un conte japonais. L’imaginaire de cette enfant turbulente et rêveuse s’enfonce petit à petit dans les méandres de ces histoires qui viennent perturber son quotidien… Un roman graphique d’une grande sensibilité, aux images puissantes, de cette jeune autrice prometteuse.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-09 - Publisher: Europe Comics
June 1943. Julien Sarlat jumps from the train transporting him to Germany and manages to get back to his small village in the Aveyron, Cambeyrac, where he hides, without the villagers' knowledge, to await the end of the hostilities. In a strange turn of fate, the train that he was
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-07 - Publisher: Fantagraphics Books
Meticulous, strange, and hauntingly beautiful, this evocative and enigmatic book will ensure the inquisitive reader a spleenful of cerebral serenity that will take exposure to vast quantities of mediocrity to dispel. "The Squirrel Machine is not for the faint of heart, and features quite disturbing and grotesque imagery - H.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-27 - Publisher: Vintage
In this magically evocative novel, William Maxwell explores the enigmatic gravity of the past, which compels us to keep explaining it even as it makes liars out of us every time we try. On a winter morning in the 1920s, a shot rings out on a farm in rural Illinois.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-24 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
“The single most resonant and carefully imagined book of Dick’s career.” —New York Times It’s America in 1962. Slavery is legal once again. The few Jews who still survive hide under assumed names. In San Francisco, the I Ching is as common as the Yellow Pages. All because some twenty