Ces Sorties qui me Tentent … Mars 2017

Pour les parutions en VO, ou les livres déjà disponible en VO qui me tentent :

Waking Gods – Sylvain Neuvel

Il s’agit du Tome 2 de Themis Files (le Tome 1 étant Sleeping Giants)

30134847Il s’agit d’une série très innovante de Sylvain Neuvel il parle d’un contact extra-terrestre qui aurait eu lieu sur la Terre il a de cela des années, une équipe de chercheurs tente de résoudre le mystère qui entoure les “géants” qu’ils ont laissé derrière eux. Dans ce second tome, ils vont faire la découverte d’un second géant, plus gros et plus menaçant que le premier. J’espère que le rythme du roman s’accélèrera et que l’on aura plus de réponse à nos questions et plus d’éléments dans le texte car sinon cela risque de trainer en longueur et de me lasser.

Date de sortie: 4 Avril 2017

Letters to the Lost – Brigid Kemmerer

 

30038855Résumé:

« Juliet Young always writes letters to her mother, a world-traveling photojournalist. Even after her mother’s death, she leaves letters at her grave. It’s the only way Juliet can cope.

Declan Murphy isn’t the sort of guy you want to cross. In the midst of his court-ordered community service at the local cemetery, he’s trying to escape the demons of his past.

When Declan reads a haunting letter left beside a grave, he can’t resist writing back. Soon, he’s opening up to a perfect stranger, and their connection is immediate. But neither Declan nor Juliet knows that they’re not actually strangers. When life at school interferes with their secret life of letters, sparks will fly as Juliet and Declan discover truths that might tear them apart. »

Date de sortie: 4 Avril 2017

The Hate you Give – Angie Thomas

Ce roman est déjà paru en VO le 28 Février 2017

32075671Résumé :

« Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Khalil was unarmed.

Soon afterward, his death is a national headline. Some are calling him a thug, maybe even a drug dealer and a gangbanger. Protesters are taking to the streets in Khalil’s name. Some cops and the local drug lord try to intimidate Starr and her family. What everyone wants to know is: what really went down that night? And the only person alive who can answer that is Starr.

But what Starr does or does not say could upend her community. It could also endanger her life. »

The Female of the Species – Mindy McGinnis

Ce roman est également déjà disponible en VO, depuis le 20 Septembre 2016

25812109Résumé:

« Alex Craft knows how to kill someone. And she doesn’t feel bad about it. When her older sister, Anna, was murdered three years ago and the killer walked free, Alex uncaged the language she knows best. The language of violence.

While her crime goes unpunished, Alex knows she can’t be trusted among other people, even in her small hometown. She relegates herself to the shadows, a girl who goes unseen in plain sight, unremarkable in the high school hallways.

But Jack Fisher sees her. He’s the guy all other guys want to be: the star athlete gunning for valedictorian with the prom queen on his arm. Guilt over the role he played the night Anna’s body was discovered hasn’t let him forget Alex over the years, and now her green eyes amid a constellation of freckles have his attention. He doesn’t want to only see Alex Craft; he wants to know her.

So does Peekay, the preacher’s kid, a girl whose identity is entangled with her dad’s job, though that does not stop her from knowing the taste of beer or missing the touch of her ex-boyfriend. When Peekay and Alex start working together at the animal shelter, a friendship forms and Alex’s protective nature extends to more than just the dogs and cats they care for.

Circumstances bring Alex, Jack, and Peekay together as their senior year unfolds. While partying one night, Alex’s darker nature breaks out, setting the teens on a collision course that will change their lives forever. »

Hunted – Meagan Spooner

Il s’agit d’une réécriture de la Belle et le Bête

24485589Résumé:

« Beauty knows the Beast’s forest in her bones—and in her blood. Though she grew up with the city’s highest aristocrats, far from her father’s old lodge, she knows that the forest holds secrets and that her father is the only hunter who’s ever come close to discovering them.

So when her father loses his fortune and moves Yeva and her sisters back to the outskirts of town, Yeva is secretly relieved. Out in the wilderness, there’s no pressure to make idle chatter with vapid baronessas…or to submit to marrying a wealthy gentleman. But Yeva’s father’s misfortune may have cost him his mind, and when he goes missing in the woods, Yeva sets her sights on one prey: the creature he’d been obsessively tracking just before his disappearance.

Deaf to her sisters’ protests, Yeva hunts this strange Beast back into his own territory—a cursed valley, a ruined castle, and a world of creatures that Yeva’s only heard about in fairy tales. A world that can bring her ruin or salvation. Who will survive: the Beauty, or the Beast? »

Date de sortie : 14 Mars 2017

By Your Side – Kasie West

Ce roman est déjà disponible en VO depuis Janvier 2017

30256248« In this irresistible story, Kasie West explores the timeless question of what to do when you fall for the person you least expect. Witty and romantic, this paperback original from a fan favorite is perfect for fans of Stephanie Perkins and Morgan Matson.

When Autumn Collins finds herself accidentally locked in the library for an entire weekend, she doesn’t think things could get any worse. But that’s before she realizes that Dax Miller is locked in with her. Autumn doesn’t know much about Dax except that he’s trouble. Between the rumors about the fight he was in (and that brief stint in juvie that followed it) and his reputation as a loner, he’s not exactly the ideal person to be stuck with. Still, she just keeps reminding herself that it is only a matter of time before Jeff, her almost-boyfriend, realizes he left her in the library and comes to rescue her.

Only he doesn’t come. No one does.

Instead it becomes clear that Autumn is going to have to spend the next couple of days living off vending-machine food and making conversation with a boy who clearly wants nothing to do with her. Except there is more to Dax than meets the eye. As he and Autumn first grudgingly, and then not so grudgingly, open up to each other, Autumn is struck by their surprising connection. But can their feelings for each other survive once the weekend is over and Autumn’s old life, and old love interest, threaten to pull her from Dax’s side? »

Concernant les sorties VO:

King’s Cage – Victoria Aveyard – Tome 3

30226723Je viens de finir le tome 1 et je continuerai surement la série, sachant d’autant plus que les 3ème tome est d’ores et déjà disponible. Mare va se retrouver en prison, sous le joug de son ancien financé Maven, pendant ce temps-là la rébellion suit son cours.

Date de sortie : 12 Avril 2017

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