Random House

Random House est une maison d'édition fondée en 1927 et basée à New York. Depuis 1998, c'est une filiale du conglomérat allemand Bertelsmann, renommée Penguin Random House en 2013 à la suite de la conclusion d'une coentreprise avec le groupe Pearson plc. Pour ce qui est du niveau de production de livres grands publics, elle se classe parmi les cinq plus grandes maisons américaines. Son catalogue comprend, outre des livres, des jeux vidéo, des productions télévisuelles, et de nombreuses applications numériques.


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The Mystery of the Stuttering Parrot

Robert Arthur - Publisher : Random House

In only their second outing, the Three Investigators are hired by a friend of their patron, Alfred Hitchcock, to find his missing parrot. The boys soon discover that the man's parrot was one of a group of seven, trained by their former owner to each repeat a specific message. The focus of the investigation shifts from finding the single lost parrot to discovering the secret behind these cryptic...
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To not die of boredom

Winter

To my children

Easy to read

Great classic

Less than 10$

A few hours









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The God of Small Things

Arundhati Roy - Publisher : Random House

The story is set in Ayemenem, now part of Kottayam district in Kerala, India. The temporal setting shifts back and forth between 1969, when fraternal twins Rahel and Esthappen are seven years old, and 1993, when the twins are reunited at the age of 31. Malayalam words are liberally used in conjunction with English. Facets of Kerala life captured by the novel are Communism, the caste system and the...
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Before sleep

Spring

To my parents

enough easy to read

Contemporary

Less than 10$

At least one month









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The Prophet

Khalil Gibran - Publisher : Random House

The prophet, Almustafa, has lived in the foreign city of Orphalese for 12 years and is about to board a ship which will carry him home. He is stopped by a group of people, with whom he discusses topics such as life and the human condition. The book is divided into chapters dealing with love, marriage, children, giving, eating and drinking, work, joy and sorrow, houses, clothes, buying and selling,...
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Before sleep

Spring

To my acquaintances

Easy to read

Classic modern

Between 10 and 20$

A few days









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The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry

Rachel Joyce - Publisher : Random House

Publisher presentation: Harold Fry is convinced that he must deliver a letter to an old friend in order to save her, meeting various characters along the way and reminiscing about the events of his past and people he has known, as he tries to find peace and acceptance.Recently retired, sweet, emotionally numb Harold Fry is jolted out of his passivity by a letter from Queenie Hennessy, an old...
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During a travel

Summer

For all

Easy to read

New

Between 10 and 20$

A few days









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The man who planted trees

Jean Giono - Publisher : Random House

It tells the story of one shepherd's long and successful singlehanded effort to re-forest a desolate valley in the foothills of the Alps in Provence throughout the first half of the 20th century. The tale is short—only about 4000 words long. It was written in French, but first published in English. The story begins in the year 1913, when this young man is undertaking a lone hiking trip through...
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During my holidays

Spring

For all

Easy to read

Classic modern

Less than 10$

A few hours






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