Three Things About Elsie · Joanna Cannon · Bookshop Girona

“Three Things About Elsie”: A real treasure, poignant and perceptive by Joanna Cannon
There are three things you should know about Elsie.
The first thing is that she’s my best friend.
The second is that she always knows what to say to make me feel better.
And the third thing… might take a little bit more explaining.

84-year-old Florence has fallen […]

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Che cosa ti aspetti da me? · Lorenzo Licalzi · Libreria Girona

“Che cosa ti aspetti da me?”: Non è mai troppo tardi per lasciarsi stupire da Lorenzo Licalzi
Questa è la storia di Tommaso Perez, brillante fisico nucleare. La sorprendente parabola della sua esistenza, dei suoi anni d’oro in compagnia dei più grandi scienziati del Novecento. E dei suoi anni grigi confinato in una casa di riposo, […]

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I’m Supposed to Protect You from All This · Nadja Spiegelman · Bookshop Girona

“I’m Supposed to Protect You from All This”: Piercingly honest and uncommonly generous, by Nadja Spiegelman
 For a long time, Nadja Spiegelman believed her mother was a fairy. More than her famous father, Maus creator Art Spiegelman, and even more than most mothers. Hers, French-born New Yorker art director Françoise Mouly—exerted a force over reality. That was both dazzling and […]

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The Woman in the Window · A.J. Finn · Bookshop Girona

“The Woman in the Window”: Astounding, thrilling , amazing. The thriller of the year by A.J. Finn
Anna Fox lives alone, a recluse in her New York City home, unable to venture outside. She spends her day drinking wine (maybe too much), watching old movies, recalling happier times. And spying on her neighbors.

Then the Russells move […]

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Frappe-toi le coeur · Amélie Nothomb · Librairie Girona

“Frappe-toi le cœur”, c’est là qu’est le génie! Le nouveau roman d’Amélie Nothomb
C’est à Musset qu’elle emprunte son titre (« Ah ! Frappe-toi le coeur, c’est là qu’est le génie » ), mais, pour le reste, Amélie Nothomb fait confiance à ses armes propres pour mener à bien ce roman.

Son vingt-cinquième en… vingt-cinq ans -, à […]

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How to Stop Time · Matt Haig · Bookshop Girona

“How to Stop Time” : Let Matt Haig take you on a journey… Original and fascinating
A love story across the ages.  And for the ages . About a man lost in time, the woman who could save him, and the lifetimes it can take to learn how to live

 
How to Stop Time is a bighearted, wildly […]

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The Red-Haired Woman · Orhan Pamuk · Bookshop Girona

“The Red-Haired Woman”: a masterful and mesmerising work by major novelist Orhan Pamuk.
“Many years have now gone by, and jealousy compels me to keep her name a secret, even from my readers. But I must provide a full and truthful account of what happened.”

It is mid-1980s Istanbul and Master Mahmut and his apprentice use ancient methods […]

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We Need New Names · NoViolet Bulawayo · Bookshop Girona

“We Need New Names”: the stunning and extraordinary first book by NoViolet Bulawayo.
An exciting literary debut. The unflinching and powerful story of a young girl’s journey out of Zimbabwe and to America.

Darling is only ten years old, and yet she must navigate a fragile and violent world. In Zimbabwe, Darling and her friends steal guavas, […]

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Le retour de Jules · Didier van Cauwelaert · Librairie Girona ·

“Le retour de Jules”: un énorme succès de vente en librairie signé par la plume de Didier van Cauwelaert
– Ex gos guia per cecs a l’atur des de que la Alice va recuperar la vista, en Jules ara és un gos d’assistència per a epilèptics. Ha redescobert la seva raó d’existir. Fins i tot s’ha enamorat […]

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Bad Girls with Perfect Faces · Iynn Weingarten · Bookshop Girona

“Bad Girls with Perfect Faces”: the new twisted and twisting thriller by bestselling author Iynn Weingarten
From the New York Times bestselling author of “Suicide Notes from Beautiful Girls” comes a stylish thriller about the darkness that lurks inside all of us.

When I looked up, his smile was wide and real. “Ready?” he said.
I faked a smile back, I […]

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