Nouveaux Livres

Adult fiction/non-fiction: Dec 2017

L'Ordre du jour L'Ordre du jour

Eric Vuillard

Carnation Carnation

Xavier Mussat

Alma Alma

Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clezio

Luna la nuit Luna la nuit

Chabbert, Ingrid ; Pochon, Clementine

Le premier homme Le premier homme

Jacques Ferrandez

Nouveaux DVDs et CDs

No Home Movie No Home Movie

Chantal Akerman

Primaire Primaire

Hélène Angel

L'élève Ducobu L'élève Ducobu

Philippe de Chauveron

Les vacances de Ducobu Les vacances de Ducobu

Philippe de Chauveron

Coup de Cœur


Mayen, Cedric ; Mazel, Lucy

Recommended by

Christianne Beasley
J'ai tout de suite été attirée par les illustrations de cette bande dessinée historique qui raconte une histoire d'amour et de perte dans l’après-guerre. Le Mont-Blanc y joue un rôle important - l’éditeur nous dit : "Mais qu’importe, l’amour est plus fort que tout, dit-on. Et s’il est capable de déplacer des montagnes, il peut aussi aider à les gravir." Une histoire à découvrir sans hésitation !
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