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La Quête de Schindler

Thomas Keneally

" Si j'avais lu La Quête de Schindler avant de faire le film, celui-ci aurait duré au moins une heure de plus. Je dois beaucoup à Thomas Keneally, mais le monde lui doit plus encore." Steven Spielberg Si tout le monde connaît Oskar Schindler, grâce au livre de Thomas...

Parution : 2015-08-27

La Liste de Schindler

Thomas Keneally

C'est la lecture de ce roman vrai qui a inspiré Steven Spielberg pour réaliser son célèbre film La Liste de Schindler. Comme l'a écrit le Guardian, " c'est une chose de rassembler des documents historiques et des témoignages. C'en est une autre de les ramener à la vie...

Parution : 2015-05-13
Télécharger le livre :  The Dickens Boy

The Dickens Boy

Thomas Keneally

By the author of Schindler's Ark and master storyteller, Thomas Keneally, a vibrant novel about Charles Dickens' son and his adventures in the Australian Outback.In 1868, Charles Dickens dispatches his youngest child to Australia. Like his brother Alfred before him,...

Parution : 2020-09-03
Télécharger le livre :  The Thomas Keneally Collection

The Thomas Keneally Collection

Thomas Keneally

A powerful collection of three seminal works by Booker prize-winning author Thomas Keneally.SCHINDLER'S ARK, THE BOOK BEHIND OSCAR-WINNING FILM "SCHINDLER'S LIST": In the shadow of Auschwitz, a flamboyant German industrialist grew into a living legend to the Jews of...

Parution : 2020-08-20
Télécharger le livre :  The Book of Science and Antiquities

The Book of Science and Antiquities

Thomas Keneally

A novel of breath-taking reach and inspired imagination, drawing on the discovery of Australia's oldest known human inhabitant. Shade lives peaceably with his second wife on the shores of a bountiful lake. Conscious of ageing but still vigorous, when called on by the...

Parution : 2018-11-01
Télécharger le livre :  Crimes of the Father

Crimes of the Father

Thomas Keneally

Thomas Keneally pulls no punches in this powerful novel about the Catholic Church's attempts to cover up cases of child abuse, and a priest who decides to help its innocent victims' fight to be heard.Expelled from the archdiocese of Sydney as a young priest for his...

Parution : 2017-06-15
Télécharger le livre :  Napoleon's Last Island

Napoleon's Last Island

Thomas Keneally

On the island of St Helena in the south Atlantic ocean, Napoleon spends his last years in exile. It is a hotbed of gossip and secret liaisons, where a blind eye is turned to relations between colonials and slaves.The disgraced emperor is subjected to vicious and petty...

Parution : 2016-05-19
Télécharger le livre :  Jacko: The Great Intruder

Jacko: The Great Intruder

Thomas Keneally

With his genial air of an Australian innocent, Jacko Emptor is New York's most public trespasser, invading people's homes at random for a live television show. Until he undertakes the televised hunt for a missing woman and, finally, meets a barrier even he will not...

Parution : 2014-08-14
Télécharger le livre :  A River Town

A River Town

Thomas Keneally

In turn-of-the-century Australia, Tim Shea, supports his young family by running a general store in a remote riverside town, where he finds the same the same hypocrisy and snobbery which made him emigrate from Ireland, and suffers a series of misfortunes which take him...

Parution : 2014-06-05
Télécharger le livre :  Flying Hero Class

Flying Hero Class

Thomas Keneally

When Palestinian guerillas hijack a flight from New York to Frankfurt, they find an Aboriginal dance troupe among the passengers. Similarly dispossessed of their land, whose side will the Aborigines take? Conflicts of loyalty, terror and revolutionary fervour form the...

Parution : 2014-06-05
Télécharger le livre :  Towards Asmara

Towards Asmara

Thomas Keneally

During the Eritrean struggle for independence from Ethiopia, four Westerners travel under Eritrean rebel escort through a land of savage beauty and bitter drought towards the ancient capital of Asmara. Each is on a personal mission, all are irrevocably changed as they...

Parution : 2014-04-10
Télécharger le livre :  Woman of the Inner Sea

Woman of the Inner Sea

Thomas Keneally

The gripping story of one woman's odyssey into the Australian outback away from tragedy and towards regaining control over her life.'Marvellous, surprising, exhausting' Observer'A remarkable, powerful novel, all the more exciting for the exotic background so vividly...

Parution : 2014-04-10
Télécharger le livre :  Victim of the Aurora

Victim of the Aurora

Thomas Keneally

'A powerful and subtle writer...a remarkable novel' Spectator'Chilling and tragic' Ruth RendellIn the waning years of the Edwardian era, a group of gentlemen wait out a raging blizzard in the perpetual darkness of the Antarctic winter, poised for a strike at the South...

Parution : 2014-04-10
Télécharger le livre :  Shame and the Captives

Shame and the Captives

Thomas Keneally

On the edge of a small Australian town, far from the battlefields of the Second World War, a camp holds thousands of Japanese, Italian and Korean prisoners of war. The locals are unsure how to treat the 'enemy', though Alice Herman, whose young husband is himself a...

Parution : 2014-04-10
Télécharger le livre :  Homebush Boy

Homebush Boy

Thomas Keneally

In this vivacious memoir, Thomas Keneally conjures up his youthful self at a pivotal period in his life - as a red-haired teenager who idolised Gerald Manley Hopkins, had visions of being a sporting hero, and dreamed of winning the heart of the alluring Bernadette...

Parution : 2013-11-28
Télécharger le livre :  The Tyrant's Novel

The Tyrant's Novel

Thomas Keneally

Imagine a Middle-Eastern country that was once a friend of the West becoming an enemy, its people starving and savagely repressed by a tyrant known as Great Uncle. As a celebrated writer and war hero, the man who here relates his story has a better life than most, until...

Parution : 2013-11-28
Télécharger le livre :  By the Line

By the Line

Thomas Keneally

Schoolboy narrator Daniel Jordan, growing up in working-class Sydney during the Second World War, is confused by a world in which the religious dogma of his school conflicts with the communism of his family's terrifying neighbour, the 'Comrade'. Refreshingly...

Parution : 2013-10-10
Télécharger le livre :  Blood Red, Sister Rose

Blood Red, Sister Rose

Thomas Keneally

The story of Joan of Arc has always held a special fascination for writers - among them Voltaire, Mark Twain, George Bernard Shaw and Jean Anouilh. Here Thomas Keneally transforms the legend, presenting a Joan who is at once a tough radical, an instinctive soldier, a...

Parution : 2013-09-26
Télécharger le livre :  A Family Madness

A Family Madness

Thomas Keneally

Inspired by a true incident, this powerful and disturbing novel focuses on Rudi Kabbel, a survivor of Nazi-occupied Belorussia, and Terry Delaney, a young Australian rugby player who falls in love with Kabbel's daughter. With the optimism and innocence of those...

Parution : 2013-09-26
Télécharger le livre :  Bettany's Book

Bettany's Book

Thomas Keneally

'A work of towering authority: large in scope; rich in detail; overflowing with ripe humanity . . . more than an engrossing novel: it is a stirring one.' Sunday TelegraphAn enthralling novel from Thomas Keneally, set in Australia and the Sudan, and spanning the 19th and...

Parution : 2013-09-19
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