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Télécharger le livre :  Jacob Isaac Segal

Jacob Isaac Segal


Pierre Anctil


Translated by Vivian Felsen Finalist, 2018 Governor General’s Literary Awards (GGBooks), Translation category Born in the Ukraine in 1896, and settling in Montreal in 1910, Segal became one of the first Yiddish writers in Canada. His poetry, infused with lyricism and...


Parution : 2017-10-03
Télécharger le livre :  Jacob Isaac Segal

Jacob Isaac Segal


Pierre Anctil


Born in the Ukraine in 1896, and settling in Montreal in 1910, Segal became one of the first Yiddish writers in Canada. His poetry, infused with lyricism and mysticism, along with the numerous essays and articles he penned, embodied both a rich literary tradition and...


Parution : 2017-10-03
Télécharger le livre :  The Home That Was Our Country

The Home That Was Our Country


Alia Malek


Alia Malek weaves a lyrical narrative around the history of her family's apartment building in the heart of Damascus, the many lives that crossed in the stairwell, and how the fates of her neighbors reflect the fate of her country.At the Arab Spring's hopeful start,...


Parution : 2017-02-28
Télécharger le livre :  Estuary

Estuary


Rachel Lichtenstein


LONGLISTED FOR THE GORDON BURN PRIZE 2017An immersive, intimate journey into the world of the Thames Estuary and the people who spend their lives thereThe Thames Estuary is one of the world's great deltas, providing passage in and out of London for millennia. It is...


Parution : 2016-09-22
Télécharger le livre :  The Mother God Made Me to Be

The Mother God Made Me to Be


Karen Valentin


My journey from newlywed, to mother of two, to single mom - trying to heal - and become the mother God made me to beKaren lived an adventurous single life but longed for a family of her own. After years of maintaining her vow of purity and waiting for a man who shared...


Parution : 2016-03-22
Télécharger le livre :  John Aubrey

John Aubrey


Ruth Scurr


SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2015 COSTA BIOGRAPHY AWARDThis is the autobiography that John Aubrey never wrote.You may not know his name. Aubrey was a modest man, a gentleman-scholar who cared far more for the preservation of history than for his own legacy. But he was a...


Parution : 2015-03-12
Télécharger le livre :  Kinds of Winter

Kinds of Winter


Dave Olesen


After a fifteen-year career as a sled dog racer, musher Dave Olesen turned his focus away from competition and set out to fulfill a lifelong dream. Over the course of four successive winters he steered his dogs and sled on long trips away from his remote Northwest...


Parution : 2014-12-05
Télécharger le livre :  In the Unlikeliest of Places

In the Unlikeliest of Places


Annette Libeskind Berkovits


Annette Libeskind Berkovits thought her attempt to have her father record his life's story failed. But in 2004, three years after her father's death, she was going through his things and found a box of tapes—several years' worth—with his spectacular life, triumphs, and...


Parution : 2014-09-15
Télécharger le livre :  A Long Way Home

A Long Way Home


Saroo Brierley


Aged five, Saroo Brierley was separated from his older brother and ended up alone on the streets of Calcutta. After weeks surviving alone, he was taken into an orphanage and later adopted by an Australian couple.Although happy with his new family, Saroo couldn't help...


Parution : 2014-09-11
Télécharger le livre :  City of Lies

City of Lies


Ramita Navai


'Timely and beautifully written' SUNDAY TIMES'Phenomenal... Pacy and informative. City of Lies is an extraordinary insight into a country barely known - an often feared - by the West' VOGUE'Gripping ... utterly compelling' DAILY MAILLying in Tehran is about survival....


Parution : 2014-05-08
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