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By Muriel Barbery

Observe this can be the French-language model. English language model to be had in this web site the following: http://bibliotik.org/torrents/36130 (epub) and the following http://bibliotik.org/torrents/64282 (mobi)

Je m'appelle Renée, j'ai cinquante-quatre ans et je suis l. a. concierge du 7 rue de Grenelle, un immeuble bourgeois. Je suis veuve, petite, laide, grassouillette, j'ai des oignons aux pieds et, à en croire certains matins auto-incommodants, une haleine de mammouth. Mais surtout, je suis si conforme à l'image que l'on se fait des concierges qu'il ne viendrait à l'idée de personne que je suis plus lettrée que tous ces riches suffisants. Je m'appelle Paloma, j'ai douze ans, j'habite au 7 rue de Grenelle dans un appartement de riches. Mais depuis très longtemps, je sais que l. a. vacation spot finale, c'est le bocal à poissons, los angeles vacuité et l'ineptie de l'existence adulte. remark est-ce que je le sais? Il se trouve que je suis très intelligente. Exceptionnellement intelligente, même. C'est pour ça que j'ai pris ma décision : à l. a. fin de cette année scolaire, le jour de mes treize ans, je me suiciderai.

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We are within the middle of Paris, in a sublime residence construction inhabited through bourgeois households. Renée, the concierge, is witness to the lavish yet vacuous lives of her various employers. Outwardly she conforms to each stereotype of the concierge: fats, cantankerous, hooked on tv. but, unbeknownst to her employers, Renée is an aesthetic autodidact who adores paintings, philosophy, song, and jap tradition. With humor and intelligence she scrutinizes the lives of the building’s tenants, who for his or her half are slightly conscious of her lifestyles.

Then there’s Paloma, a twelve-year-old genius. She is the daughter of a tedious parliamentarian, a skilled and startlingly lucid baby who has determined to finish her existence at the 16th of June, her 13th birthday. till then she's going to proceed behaving as every person expects her to act: a mediocre pre-teen excessive on adolescent way of life, a superb yet no longer a very good scholar, an obedient if obstinate daughter.

Paloma and Renée conceal either their real skills and their best traits from a global they think can't or won't take pleasure in them. They observe their kindred souls whilst a prosperous eastern guy named Ozu arrives within the construction. merely he's capable of achieve Paloma’s belief and to determine via Renée’s timeworn conceal to the key that haunts her. this can be a relocating, humorous, successful novel that exalts the quiet victories of the inconspicuous between us.

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“The formulation that made greater than part one million readers in France fall in love with this e-book has, between different materials: clever humor, nice sentiments, a good literary and philosophical backdrop, sturdy style, sophistication and substance.”
—La Repubblica

“Enthusiastically suggested for a person who loves books that develop quietly after which blossom suddenly.”
—Marie Claire (France)

“An beautiful ebook within the kind of a philosophical fantasy that has enchanted thousands of readers.”
—Elle (Italy)

“Nobody ever imagined that this smooth, humorous publication with a philosophical vein may have loved such very good good fortune. For a few, it's half Sophie’s global by way of Jostein Gaarder, half Monsieur Malaussene by way of Daniel Pennac. whereas for others it resembles a written model of the movie Amelie. both means, readers are responding in sizeable numbers.”
—Le Monde

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By Muriel Barbery

Observe this can be the French-language model. English language model to be had in this web site the following: http://bibliotik.org/torrents/36130 (epub) and the following http://bibliotik.org/torrents/64282 (mobi)

Je m'appelle Renée, j'ai cinquante-quatre ans et je suis l. a. concierge du 7 rue de Grenelle, un immeuble bourgeois. Je suis veuve, petite, laide, grassouillette, j'ai des oignons aux pieds et, à en croire certains matins auto-incommodants, une haleine de mammouth. Mais surtout, je suis si conforme à l'image que l'on se fait des concierges qu'il ne viendrait à l'idée de personne que je suis plus lettrée que tous ces riches suffisants. Je m'appelle Paloma, j'ai douze ans, j'habite au 7 rue de Grenelle dans un appartement de riches. Mais depuis très longtemps, je sais que l. a. vacation spot finale, c'est le bocal à poissons, los angeles vacuité et l'ineptie de l'existence adulte. remark est-ce que je le sais? Il se trouve que je suis très intelligente. Exceptionnellement intelligente, même. C'est pour ça que j'ai pris ma décision : à l. a. fin de cette année scolaire, le jour de mes treize ans, je me suiciderai.

The captivating overseas bestseller.

We are within the middle of Paris, in a sublime residence construction inhabited through bourgeois households. Renée, the concierge, is witness to the lavish yet vacuous lives of her various employers. Outwardly she conforms to each stereotype of the concierge: fats, cantankerous, hooked on tv. but, unbeknownst to her employers, Renée is an aesthetic autodidact who adores paintings, philosophy, song, and jap tradition. With humor and intelligence she scrutinizes the lives of the building’s tenants, who for his or her half are slightly conscious of her lifestyles.

Then there’s Paloma, a twelve-year-old genius. She is the daughter of a tedious parliamentarian, a skilled and startlingly lucid baby who has determined to finish her existence at the 16th of June, her 13th birthday. till then she's going to proceed behaving as every person expects her to act: a mediocre pre-teen excessive on adolescent way of life, a superb yet no longer a very good scholar, an obedient if obstinate daughter.

Paloma and Renée conceal either their real skills and their best traits from a global they think can't or won't take pleasure in them. They observe their kindred souls whilst a prosperous eastern guy named Ozu arrives within the construction. merely he's capable of achieve Paloma’s belief and to determine via Renée’s timeworn conceal to the key that haunts her. this can be a relocating, humorous, successful novel that exalts the quiet victories of the inconspicuous between us.

Review
“The formulation that made greater than part one million readers in France fall in love with this e-book has, between different materials: clever humor, nice sentiments, a good literary and philosophical backdrop, sturdy style, sophistication and substance.”
—La Repubblica

“Enthusiastically suggested for a person who loves books that develop quietly after which blossom suddenly.”
—Marie Claire (France)

“An beautiful ebook within the kind of a philosophical fantasy that has enchanted thousands of readers.”
—Elle (Italy)

“Nobody ever imagined that this smooth, humorous publication with a philosophical vein may have loved such very good good fortune. For a few, it's half Sophie’s global by way of Jostein Gaarder, half Monsieur Malaussene by way of Daniel Pennac. whereas for others it resembles a written model of the movie Amelie. both means, readers are responding in sizeable numbers.”
—Le Monde

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By Georges Bataille

”Literature isn't innocent,” Bataille proclaims within the preface to this certain selection of literary profiles. “It is responsible and will admit itself so.” The observe, the flesh, and the satan are explored via this outstanding mind within the paintings of 8 impressive authors: Emily Bronte, Baudelaire, Blake, Michelet, Kafka, Proust, Genet and De Sade.

Born in France in 1897, Georges Bataille used to be an intensive thinker, novelist and critic whose writings proceed to exert an essential impression on ultra-modern literature and thought.

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By Georges Bataille

”Literature isn't innocent,” Bataille proclaims within the preface to this certain selection of literary profiles. “It is responsible and will admit itself so.” The observe, the flesh, and the satan are explored via this outstanding mind within the paintings of 8 impressive authors: Emily Bronte, Baudelaire, Blake, Michelet, Kafka, Proust, Genet and De Sade.

Born in France in 1897, Georges Bataille used to be an intensive thinker, novelist and critic whose writings proceed to exert an essential impression on ultra-modern literature and thought.

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By Gaëtan Gorce

Reconnaissons-le, l. a. droite va mal ; elle se dit décomplexée, comme Jean-François Copée, ou sociale, selon Fillon. Elle n’en a pas moins perdu le sens de son identité et de son destin. Déjà avant l. a. défaite de 2012, elle connaissait une crise grave de ses valeurs, de ses buildings et même de ses comportements. Elle s’écartelait entre un centre mou et une extrême-droite conquérante. L’une des raisons de cette dérive réside dans l’effondrement de l. a. connaissance de son propre passé.
Pour favoriser un meilleur fit électoral, pour donner un peu de cœur à ses amis de droite et à tous ceux qui voudraient voir resurgir une droite digne de ce nom, une droite complexée, en somme, Gaétan Gorce, sénateur socialiste, homme de gauche, suggest une leçon d’histoire tournée vers l’avenir. Il dessine en creux une histoire de l. a. gauche, souvent trop contente d’elle-même. Et ce livre, tantôt merciless et ironique, tantôt grave et profond, remet en reason bien des idées reçues de l. a. mémoire des droites.

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By Gaëtan Gorce

Reconnaissons-le, l. a. droite va mal ; elle se dit décomplexée, comme Jean-François Copée, ou sociale, selon Fillon. Elle n’en a pas moins perdu le sens de son identité et de son destin. Déjà avant l. a. défaite de 2012, elle connaissait une crise grave de ses valeurs, de ses buildings et même de ses comportements. Elle s’écartelait entre un centre mou et une extrême-droite conquérante. L’une des raisons de cette dérive réside dans l’effondrement de l. a. connaissance de son propre passé.
Pour favoriser un meilleur fit électoral, pour donner un peu de cœur à ses amis de droite et à tous ceux qui voudraient voir resurgir une droite digne de ce nom, une droite complexée, en somme, Gaétan Gorce, sénateur socialiste, homme de gauche, suggest une leçon d’histoire tournée vers l’avenir. Il dessine en creux une histoire de l. a. gauche, souvent trop contente d’elle-même. Et ce livre, tantôt merciless et ironique, tantôt grave et profond, remet en reason bien des idées reçues de l. a. mémoire des droites.

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Download E-books A Life of Picasso, Volume 3: The Triumphant Years, 1917-1932 PDF

By John Richardson

Now in paperback: the 3rd quantity of John Richardson’s magisterial Life of Picasso

Here is Picasso on the top of his powers in Rome and Naples, generating the units and costumes with Cocteau for Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes, and traveling Pompei the place the vintage statuary gas his obsession with classicism; in Paris, growing a few of his most vital sculpture and portray as a part of a bunch that incorporated Braque, Apollinaire, Miró, and Breton; spending summers within the South of France within the corporation of Gerald and Sara Murphy, Hemingway, and Fitzgerald. those are the years of his marriage to the Russian ballerina Olga Khokhlova—the mom of his purely valid baby, Paulo—and of his passionate affair with Marie-Thérèse Walter, who was once, in addition, his version and muse.

A groundbreaking contribution to our figuring out of 1 of the best artists of the 20th century.

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By John Richardson

Now in paperback: the 3rd quantity of John Richardson’s magisterial Life of Picasso

Here is Picasso on the top of his powers in Rome and Naples, generating the units and costumes with Cocteau for Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes, and traveling Pompei the place the vintage statuary gas his obsession with classicism; in Paris, growing a few of his most vital sculpture and portray as a part of a bunch that incorporated Braque, Apollinaire, Miró, and Breton; spending summers within the South of France within the corporation of Gerald and Sara Murphy, Hemingway, and Fitzgerald. those are the years of his marriage to the Russian ballerina Olga Khokhlova—the mom of his purely valid baby, Paulo—and of his passionate affair with Marie-Thérèse Walter, who was once, in addition, his version and muse.

A groundbreaking contribution to our figuring out of 1 of the best artists of the 20th century.

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By Richard Olney, Paul Bertolli

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By Richard Olney, Paul Bertolli

As those that knew him will attest, Francophile and nutrition author Richard Olney used to be certainly one of a kind-a writerly prepare dinner who had an enormous impact on American cooking through his well-worn cottage on a hillside in Provence. Born within the Midwest in 1927 and attracted to France on the smooth age of twenty-four, Olney was once unapologetically drawn to the fashion, flavors, and tastes of French cooking whilst such a lot americans have been enthusiastic about the wonders of the hot ready meals of their markets. With unrelenting ardour and precision, Olney studied and explored the food, rigorously documenting all he had realized for destiny generations of cooks, chefs, and nutrition fans. His first of numerous landmark works, THE FRENCH MENU COOKBOOK, used to be good sooner than its time with its actual French recipes and then-unheard-of seasonal method of cooking. Little did we all know then that THE FRENCH MENU COOKBOOK would supply concept for Alice Waters and her compatriots as they equipped the basis for a culinary revolution in the United States. Brimming with the sincere and enlightening motives of ways the French rather prepare dinner and the 150-plus actual recipes, this ebook is a masterful source that could be a needs to for each critical prepare dinner.

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Download E-books Americans in Paris: Life and Death under Nazi Occupation 1940-1944 PDF

By Charles Glass

Whilst the German military marched into Paris on June 14, 1940, nearly 5,000 american citizens remained in Paris. that they had refused or been not able to depart for plenty of assorted purposes; their activities through the process the German career could end up to be simply as diverse. Glass interweaves the studies of a few of the people who belonged to this detailed colony of yank expatriates residing in Paris. one of the tales highlighted are these of Charles Bedaux, an American millionaire decided to hold on along with his company affairs as traditional; Sylvia seashore, proprietor of the well-known English-language bookstall Shakespeare & corporation; Clara Longworth de Chambrun, patroness of the yankee Library in Paris and distantly concerning FDR; and Dr. Sumner Jackson, the yankee Hospital’s leader healthcare professional. those interesting stories replicate the complex community of choices—passive compromise, outright collaboration, sufferer retreat, and energetic resistance—that existed for american citizens stuck within the German net.

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By Charles Glass

Whilst the German military marched into Paris on June 14, 1940, nearly 5,000 american citizens remained in Paris. that they had refused or been not able to depart for plenty of assorted purposes; their activities through the process the German career could end up to be simply as diverse. Glass interweaves the studies of a few of the people who belonged to this detailed colony of yank expatriates residing in Paris. one of the tales highlighted are these of Charles Bedaux, an American millionaire decided to hold on along with his company affairs as traditional; Sylvia seashore, proprietor of the well-known English-language bookstall Shakespeare & corporation; Clara Longworth de Chambrun, patroness of the yankee Library in Paris and distantly concerning FDR; and Dr. Sumner Jackson, the yankee Hospital’s leader healthcare professional. those interesting stories replicate the complex community of choices—passive compromise, outright collaboration, sufferer retreat, and energetic resistance—that existed for american citizens stuck within the German net.

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Download E-books Les Hirondelles de Kaboul PDF

By Yasmina Khadra

Dans le Kaboul de l’an 2000, alors que les talibans font régner sur l’Afghanistan un régime atroce, quatre personnages inoubliables :
Il y a Mohsen, qui descend d’une famille de commerçants prospères que les talibans ont ruinée ; Zuneira, sa femme, sublimement belle, qui fut une enseignante brillante et qui n’a plus le droit de sortir de chez elle… Ils survivent dans des stipulations morales et matérielles abominables, soutenus par l’amour qu’ils se portent et le appreciate qu’ils doivent à l’intelligence et à los angeles connaissance.
Il y a aussi Atiq, qui a sincèrement adhéré à l’idéologie des talibans et qui tente d’assurer son carrier à los angeles felony de Kaboul dans le recognize de sa foi. Mais chaque jour est une épreuve negative où tout ce qu’il voit et tout ce qu’on l’oblige à faire sont contraires à tout ce qu’il croit. Il y a enfin Mussarat, sa femme, qui se meurt de maladie et de désespoir.
Un geste atroce… et l’acte d’amour désespéré d’une de ces femmes qu’on appelle les « hirondelles de Kaboul ».
Désespéré, oisif, exténué, Mohsen erre dans Kaboul quand il est entouré par une foule qui s’apprête à lapider une femme adultère. Comme anesthésié par l’atmosphère hystérique qui le cerne, Mohsen va, lui aussi, balancer de toutes ses forces quelques pierres au visage de l. a. femme enterrée jusqu’à los angeles taille. Ce geste insensé va faire basculer le destin de tous les protagonistes dans l. a. tragédie… jusqu’au sacrifice ultime – et useless – de Mussarat, cette femme qui donnera sa vie pour permettre à l’homme qu’elle aime de retrouver sa capacité d’aimer.

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By Yasmina Khadra

Dans le Kaboul de l’an 2000, alors que les talibans font régner sur l’Afghanistan un régime atroce, quatre personnages inoubliables :
Il y a Mohsen, qui descend d’une famille de commerçants prospères que les talibans ont ruinée ; Zuneira, sa femme, sublimement belle, qui fut une enseignante brillante et qui n’a plus le droit de sortir de chez elle… Ils survivent dans des stipulations morales et matérielles abominables, soutenus par l’amour qu’ils se portent et le appreciate qu’ils doivent à l’intelligence et à los angeles connaissance.
Il y a aussi Atiq, qui a sincèrement adhéré à l’idéologie des talibans et qui tente d’assurer son carrier à los angeles felony de Kaboul dans le recognize de sa foi. Mais chaque jour est une épreuve negative où tout ce qu’il voit et tout ce qu’on l’oblige à faire sont contraires à tout ce qu’il croit. Il y a enfin Mussarat, sa femme, qui se meurt de maladie et de désespoir.
Un geste atroce… et l’acte d’amour désespéré d’une de ces femmes qu’on appelle les « hirondelles de Kaboul ».
Désespéré, oisif, exténué, Mohsen erre dans Kaboul quand il est entouré par une foule qui s’apprête à lapider une femme adultère. Comme anesthésié par l’atmosphère hystérique qui le cerne, Mohsen va, lui aussi, balancer de toutes ses forces quelques pierres au visage de l. a. femme enterrée jusqu’à los angeles taille. Ce geste insensé va faire basculer le destin de tous les protagonistes dans l. a. tragédie… jusqu’au sacrifice ultime – et useless – de Mussarat, cette femme qui donnera sa vie pour permettre à l’homme qu’elle aime de retrouver sa capacité d’aimer.

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By Didier Van Cauwelaert

L'un, Simon, vendeur de jouets dans un grand magasin, est désespéré de ne pouvoir donner d'enfant à sa femme. L'autre, François, homme d'affaires impitoyable au pouvoir massive, a toujours refusé d'être père. Quelle relation s'établit entre ces deux hommes que tout sépare, et qui n'auraient jamais dû se rencontrer ? remark et pourquoi François va-t-il échouer dans un obscur hôpital de los angeles Creuse, devant une pile de Playboy et un paquet de Kleenex, pour venir en aide à Simon ? Telle est l'étrange histoire que nous conte Didier van Cauwelaert dans cette comédie féroce et bouleversante.

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By Didier Van Cauwelaert

L'un, Simon, vendeur de jouets dans un grand magasin, est désespéré de ne pouvoir donner d'enfant à sa femme. L'autre, François, homme d'affaires impitoyable au pouvoir massive, a toujours refusé d'être père. Quelle relation s'établit entre ces deux hommes que tout sépare, et qui n'auraient jamais dû se rencontrer ? remark et pourquoi François va-t-il échouer dans un obscur hôpital de los angeles Creuse, devant une pile de Playboy et un paquet de Kleenex, pour venir en aide à Simon ? Telle est l'étrange histoire que nous conte Didier van Cauwelaert dans cette comédie féroce et bouleversante.

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By Lucy Wadham

On the age of eighteen Lucy Wadham ran clear of English boys and into the palms of a Frenchman. Twenty-five years later, having married in a French Catholic Church, positioned her youngsters in the course of the French academic process and divorced in a French courtroom of legislation, Wadham is completely positioned to discover the variations among Britain and france. utilizing either her own studies and the teachings of French historical past and tradition, she examines each point of French existence - from intercourse and adultery to cash, happiness, race and politics - during this humorous and engrossing account of our so much exciting neighbour.

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By Lucy Wadham

On the age of eighteen Lucy Wadham ran clear of English boys and into the palms of a Frenchman. Twenty-five years later, having married in a French Catholic Church, positioned her youngsters in the course of the French academic process and divorced in a French courtroom of legislation, Wadham is completely positioned to discover the variations among Britain and france. utilizing either her own studies and the teachings of French historical past and tradition, she examines each point of French existence - from intercourse and adultery to cash, happiness, race and politics - during this humorous and engrossing account of our so much exciting neighbour.

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Download E-books Canard Jeux Vidéo [FR] (April 2014) PDF

Canard PC is an self sustaining journal based in France in 2003 dedicated to workstation gaming and released bi-monthly.

Canard computer independence from the sport businesses is well-known within the French video gaming circles. Canard computer has a sister journal, Canard workstation Hardware.

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Canard PC is an self sustaining journal based in France in 2003 dedicated to workstation gaming and released bi-monthly.

Canard computer independence from the sport businesses is well-known within the French video gaming circles. Canard computer has a sister journal, Canard workstation Hardware.

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