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Summer reading: the top 5 books to read during your holidays

Summer reading: the top 5 books to read during your holidays

Ready for your holidays? You probably started thinking about what should you place in your luggage and if your body still fits into your swimsuit. Well, before getting into this naughty consideration, you should probably think about the books you wish to read while you are away from your day-to-day life. Here are our top 5 books you might want to consider reading during your summer holidays and the best descriptions taken from the best media, from the Guardian, to the New York Times or Barnes and Noble. Enjoy the discovery. PRIESTDADDY by Patricia Lockwood Patricia Lockwood’s dazzling comic memoir is set in midwest America and centres on a man who likes to clean his gun, listen to Rush Limbaugh and drink from a mug that reads “I love my ‘white-collar’ job” – despite being married with five children, he is a Catholic priest. Father Lockwood, as presented here, is…

Top 5 books to read this summer, our editor’s choice.

Top 5 books to read this summer, our editor’s choice.

Summer is here and it is always the same question: Which books should I read during my summer break? Here is our editor’s choice – our top5 books for this summer. Books for chill-out moments that will change your mind and provide you great moments during your summer holidays. Eclectic choices like our Luxury blog.

Bernard Hinault, the legend – now in a Book of Art – Exclusive!

Bernard Hinault, the legend – now in a Book of Art – Exclusive!

Discover the career of one of the most iconic sportsman of all time: Bernard Hinault. Now in a book of Art. Exclusive offer. Full details in article.

Tresors de mon Pays: read about Switzerland as you will never know it anymore.

Tresors de mon Pays: read about Switzerland as you will never know it anymore.

Tresors de mon Pays: etween 1955 and 1990, Les Edition du Griffon published 165 books to (re) discover Switzerland in its intimacy and beauty. With a focused care in writing as to the quality of photos and reproduction, these are some 165 titles that offer a genuine insight into Switzerland, its traditions, its landscapes and its people.

Top 5 books to read this summer

Top 5 books to read this summer

When summer arrives, holidays are not far. During holidays you can take your time to do what you always wanted to do. Sometimes, a good book under a tree or just laying down in your preferred armchair is the perfect idea of holidays. Here is our selection of top 5 best books for this summer. Luxury for your eyes. America: imagine a world without her – Dinesh D’Souza “Conceived in liberty… Or oppression? This is how Dinesh D’Souza starts his book inside flip description. And it summarizes all. America, or precisely USA has always divided world public opinion. If D’Souza analysis is pretty provocative as he talks freely about history (Amerindians, Slavery) as well as Economics, war and its role as savior of the world. It is an interesting analysis despite the fact Dinesh position is to save America from progressivists anti-USA. He tries to rebalance the situation. It might…

Elīna Garanča first biography: “Wirklich Wichtig Sind Die Schuhe”

Elīna Garanča first biography: “Wirklich Wichtig Sind Die Schuhe”

Elīna Garanča is official in “baby break” for the second time. We are all happy for her. In order to let us with something while she is away from the spotlights, last month she released a Best of album with her most iconic interpretations and this month she is releasing her first auto-biography called “Wirklich Wichtig Sind Die Schuhe”. In German, it means “Really important are the shoes”. Elīna Garanča, a star made in Latvia Latvia is an amazing country. This country has a little more than 2 million inhabitants and they have probably one of the strongest concentration of Classical singers with an international career. Elīna Garanča is a perfect example of such talented and gifted Latvian singer. From Lizete Iesmina-Mihelsone at the beginning of the 20th century to young Maija Kovalevska or Anna Krauja, Latvia bursted into the international scene of Opera singers for more than 100 years. Elīna Garanča…

Top 5 best books to read this summer

Top 5 best books to read this summer

Every summer we start smiling when we see our holidays to arrive. And despite the fact that very often we have many things to prepare, one important question always remain: what should we read by the swimming pool this summer? Here is a short yet edgy selection of what you should read this summer. This selection was made based on three sources: Amazon books, Huffington Post, Barnes & Nobles and Fnac. #1: Nelson Mandela auto-biography If you did not read it yet, now it is the time. As the editor say’s on his review, every one in this planet should read it. Discover one of the most inspiring stories of the 20th century, written by the hand of the one who lived it. Nelson Mandela, A long walk to freedom is a testimonial of bravery, determination and hope. Winner of the Nobel Peace Prize and the first democratically elected president of…