This book contains images from Billie's life, mostly about being a black woman in a racist country and her drug addiction. She often finds herself abused by sadistic whites. Meanwhile, Sinner, the modern-day protagonist detective, reminisces about the few times that he actually met this legendary ja..
When Billy, a sensitive young man, goes to Cormoran Strike's office to ask for help and investigate a crime he thinks he witnessed as a child, Strike is perplexed. While Billy has obvious mental problems and fails to remember many concrete details, there is something sincere about him and his story...
Finn is twelve years old and, following tradition, will one day become a legend hunter. For generations his family has protected the inhabitants of Bocanegra from these beings, although Finn is probably the worst hunter ever. Nevertheless, he will have to learn, fast, because the legends are plannin..
After everything he has had to suffer and all the dangerous adventures that he’s had to live through his short life, Finn should be able to do what he wants with the rest of this life. But before that, Finn will have to become an official Legend Hunter. / Las aventuras del Cazador de Leyendas con m..
It’s been two weeks since his dad disappeared on the infested side. Finn has tried everything to find him: he's searched for clues, he's followed grown-ups into dead ends, and even tried the old trick of wishing with all his might but found nothing. And he's still got homework to do. / Hace ya dos ..
Combining hyperrealism with psychological thriller and crime fiction, Peter Buwalda paints a kaleidoscopic portrait of the dissolution of a family, a corrosive modern tragedy in which the moral dilemmas that arise from generational friction deliver a startling yet fascinating image of the times we l..
In The Drunken Botanist, Amy Stewart explores the dizzying array of herbs, flowers, trees, fruits, and fungi that humans have, through ingenuity, inspiration, and sheer desperation, contrived to transform into alcohol over the centuries. / Amy Stewart, reconocida autora de libros de ciencia, revela..
David Bez shows us simple ways to prepare appetizing, nourishing, and healthy breakfasts. Mixing vegetables, fruits, and cereals with condiments, protein, and milk, yogurt, puree or cream, David offers us an ample array of recipes to satisfy any palate, demonstrating that variety, health, and pleasu..
London, today: the Slough House is the kingdom of Jackson Lamb; a dump for secret service members who’ve screwed up at some point. When a young man is kidnapped and the perpetrators threaten with streaming his decapitation online, River, the most bitter of this group, sees an opportunity for redempt..
This spectacular collection of more than 125 letters offers a glimpse of the events and people of historythe brightest and best, the most notorious, and the endearingly every day. The artfulness of Shaun Usher's eclectic arrangement creates a reading experience rich in discovery. / Desde la desgar..
Ferdinand von Schirach expresses again his personal experiences through his characteristic style, marked by an overwhelming sobriety and humor, with twelve paradigmatic cases that investigate the deepest moral code that underlies the idea of punishment. Punishment tells us about what happens after a..
As the Moon of No Dark waxes large, the clans fall prey to a horrifying sickness. Fear stalks the Forest. No one knows the cause—and only Torak can find the cure. His quest takes him across the sea to the mysterious islands of the Seal Clan. Here, Torak battles an unseen menace and uncovers an awful..