“Manaus”, a spy in the jungle

A secret agent slipped into the escort accompanying General de Gaulle to Argentina, “An anonymous, among the thirty-seven subordinates of the State” chosen to accompany … Read more

“I will miss you tomorrow”, Norwegian Hamlet

First novel translated into French by the Norwegian Heine Bakkeid, 46, I will miss you tomorrow opens a trilogy around an archetypal character from the … Read more

Carlos Salem takes up arms again

The parodic, playful thriller is a high-risk register, comical hardly compatible with the dramatic tension implied by the genre. The Argentinian (based in Spain) Carlos … Read more

Death of Freddy Michalski, great translator of the Anglo-Saxon black novel

Oh, shit, Freddy. It was Chantal Pelletier who told me the news. We were talking about the Covid, our conditioned freedoms, our leaden minds, the … Read more