Life after this can be the worse

La vie après ce qui peut arriver de pire

As everyone has been able to experience recently, the fate can switch at any time. In this magnificent novel, we will see how an ordinary family of Texas will attempt to face the drama that will disrupt his daily life.

When you live in Bliss, in west Texas, everyone knows very well that the main threat no longer comes to the Comanches, but drug traffickers, who swarm on the other side of the Rio Grande. Not far from the borders, it is not uncommon at all to hear gunshots and screams tear the silence of the night. On the other hand, if there is a place where no one would have expected to hear this kind of thing, it is well within the precincts of the college of Bliss. Especially in the evening of the ball.

Armed with a assault rifle AR-15, a small drug dealer by the name of Hector Espina will disembark the rage in his stomach and kill him in less than a minute the three teens and a teacher, with his fifth victim, a fate even worse : a bullet in the brainstem.

The after-slaughter

Oliver Loving was only seventeen years old when he received this ball. And ten years later, he lies still, comatose, in bed number four of the hospital center Crockett State.

Such as the tell his doctor, ” it sometimes happens that death is not the way they expected “. Because even if his mother never gave up hope, Oliver would not have one chance in ten thousand resume a day knowledge. A chance to which she hangs up desperately, her husband has definitively sunk in alcohol, and his youngest son who preferred to flee to the far history of the family that is here told with finesse and talent.

A very beautiful novel.


No sex in the city?

Editions Albin Michel
432 pages”>

Candace Bushnell
Editions Albin Michel
432 pages

As said Jean-Pierre Ferland, ” it is 30 years since the women are beautiful, prior to they are pretty, after that it depends on them “. For those in the new book from Candace Bushnell are on to something, because they all have crossed the mark of fifty. To turn heads, a nice dress is not enough for a long time and with the humour that we know him, the author explains what it is, that being single at almost 60 years old.

3 seconds

the Editions of The pocket book
736 pages”>

Roslund and Hellström
the Editions of The pocket book
736 pages

First part of a trilogy that has won a massive success in the four corners of the planet, 3 seconds introduces a whole new hero, Piet Hoffman. Working for the Swedish police, it has managed to infiltrate the mafia Polish and because of this, it will soon have to accept to go to prison in order to supervise the sale of drugs. The problem ? Its new dangerous companions will not be slow to suspect something… Totally addictive.

The large guide signs with baby

Editions Marabout
206 pages”>

Marie Cao
Editions Marabout
206 pages

Thanks to this book abundantly illustrated with 200 characters, it will be possible to interact much more quickly with baby. Because even if it is still very far from being able to speak, reach both hands flat on a cheek will be for example for him is significantly easier to articulate the word ” sleep “. A method that is really worth to be tried.

Eat local !

Editions of the Man
192 pages”>

Julie Aubé
Editions of the Man
192 pages

A book that fits into the air of the time, eat local allowing, among others, to support the farmers here. But if it is very easy to do in the summer, to eat local throughout the year requires a little more organization and preparation. This book explains how to freeze, dehydrate or can all the vegetables of the season to get there. With, as a bonus, many recipes mouth-watering !

Chills guaranteed

Alex North, the Editions of the Threshold
The 400-page”>

The man to the whispers
Alex North, the Editions of the Threshold
400 pages

The man to the whispers

Twenty years ago, the village of Featherbank has been the scene of horrendous crimes : a psycho by the name of Frank Carter was kidnapped and murdered five young boys. And even after all this time, he still refuses to say where he has hidden the remains of a small Tony Smith, the last kid to have had the bad luck to cross his path and hear his whispers. Pete Willis, the inspector who at the time had sent behind lock and key, has beautiful continue to visit him in prison in the hope of discovering, ever Carter has spilled the beans.

And same player shoot again !

It is in this charming little village in the English countryside that Tom and his son Jake, aged eight years, decided to start from scratch. Settling in a new environment and in a new house, Tom says that the death of his wife Rebecca, who died ten months earlier, might be a little less difficult to overcome for Jake. But lack of chance, a boy on the corner will soon be missing. And the police will have a nice look, it is not found anywhere…

A psychological thriller, it must be acknowledged, not revolutionize not the kind. This does not prevent it to still be devilishly effective !

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