Livres en VO

  • It's Summer, 1921. Eight-year-old Lucy Gault clings to the glens and woods above Lahardane - the home her family is being forced to abandon. She knows the Gaults, as Protestants, are no longer welcome in Ireland and that danger threatens. She is headstrong and decides that somehow she must force her...

  • Anglais LOVE AND SUMMER

    William Trevor

    It is summer and a stranger has come to quiet Rathmoye. He is noticed by Ellie, the young convent girl, who is married to Dillahan, a farmer still mourning his first wife. Over the long and warm days, Ellie and the stranger form an illicit attachment. And those in the town can only watch, holding th...

  • Anglais The old boy

    William Trevor

    The Old Boys by William Trevor - a novel of power, revenge, love and the failure of love from one of the world's best writers A group of septuagenarians revive schoolboy conflicts in the election of the President of the Old Boys Association. Jaraby expects to get the job, but he reckons without the ...

  • It's like gadgets in shops.You buy a gadget and you develop an affection for it. but all of a sudden there are newer and better gadgets in the shops.More up-to-date models." William Trevor has been acclaimed as the greatest contemporary writer of short stories in the English language, likened to Che...

  • Anglais CHEATING AT CANASTA

    William Trevor

    'No matter what,' Julia had said, aware then of what was coming, 'let's always play cards.' And they did; for even with her memory gone, a little more of it each day - her children taken, her house, her flowerbeds, belongings, clothes - their games in the communal drawing room were a reality her aff...

  • Anglais A BIT ON THE SIDE

    William Trevor

    Tender, touching and beautifully humane, the dozen new stories contained here explore the subject of adultery, and tell of secret passions, domestic infidelities, office romances, and the broken and unbroken rules of love ...

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