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Discover our timeline of Berlin in fiction

For the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on November 9, we offer you this timeline of Berlin in fiction, from the 1930s to the 21th century.

Discover our map of scary places in fiction

If we think about it, what’s scary about the woods? Or about an inhabited mansion where the wooden floor is unusually creaking? Nothing. And yet… The spirit of a place is one of the most used devices in horror or supernatural fiction. From Sleepy Hollow to Rosemary’s Baby, discover our map of 16 titles in which the place and, most of all, the atmosphere of the place, feature prominently.

Do you know your horror classics?

When it comes to horror fiction, do you really know your classics? Take our quiz and find out!

Which one of these novels features the character of Ichabod Crane?





Which one of these novels is written as a succession of diaries and letters?





Which one of these texts was influenced by Guy Maupassant's story of an invisible being living on water and milk in The Horla?





In Mary Shelley's famous novel Frankenstein, what is the name of the creature?





In the novel It by Stephen King, what kind of character terrifies children?





A horror parody of a well-known classic was released in 2009. What was it called?







Our selection of ebook releases

Are you as enthusiastic as we are about all these literary prize announcements happening all at once? If you can’t keep track of who won what or what the shortlist of the National Book Prize looks like, have a look at our weekly recap and follow our recommendations–who knows, your next read might already be in this post!

The Lost HeroThe Son of NeptuneThe Mark of AthenaThe House of HadesThe Blood of Olympus

Hundreds of titles in the Young Adult Fantasy category are just a click away in our dedicated section.

Spoiled Brats: Stories

If you’re still not convinced, read our interview of Simon Rich about The Last Girlfriend on Earth and after you have realized how funny he is, do not worry, you’ll be able to buy all of his books.

The Narrow Road to the Deep North

After Thomas Keneally, Peter Carey and DBC Pierre, Richard Flanagan is the fourth Australian author to receive this award. Eager to read more Australian literature? Look no further.

An Unnecessary WomanStation Eleven: A novelAll the Light We Cannot See: A NovelRedeploymentLila

The Fiction category of the National Book Award getting already its fair share of coverage, do not hesitate to discover the finalists in the three others categories: Nonfiction, Poetry and Young People’s Literature.

The Baltimore Atrocities

This gem is published by Coffee House Press, an independent publisher that has released hundreds of other gems such as Leaving the Atocha Station by Ben Lerner, who we had the pleasure to interview this year. Gems everywhere! Coffee House Press = gems (it’s that simple!).

Our selection of ebook releases

Modiano: the name of the now Nobelized French writer was on everyone’s lips this week, and we hope it will be for a long time! While we wait for his whole body of work to be translated, we can discover this week’s releases, with a former Pulitzer Prize winner, the incredible account of a terrible captivity, and many more great reads to start off your weekend!

Pour que tu ne te perdes pas dans le quartierLa Place de l'étoileRue des boutiques obscuresL'herbe des nuits

The Search WarrantHateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, MarriageRed SorghumThe Golden Notebook

Common PeopleVillage of SecretsH is for HawkThe Empire of NecessityThe Iceberg: A MemoirRoy Jenkins

Lila

For those who want to read the works of Marilynne Robinson, you’re in luck: they are all available in ebook. That way you can start the Gilead cycle from the beginning…

Deep Down Dark

Discover other nonfiction works dealing with our society in our dedicated category News & Investigations.

gillianflynnGone Girl: A Novel

Have you seen Gone Girl? Are you planning on seeing it? Discover our interview with Gillian Flynn, published two years ago for the release of the novel, and discover our latest interviews!