Holes – ROMAN

holescoup_coeur_biblioAs further evidence of his family’s bad fortune which they attribute to a curse on a distant relative, Stanley Yelnats is sent to a hellish correctional camp in the Texas desert where he finds his first real friend, a treasure, and a new sense of himself.

A Monster Calls – ROMAN

monster_callscoup_coeur_biblioConor is having nightmares. His mother has cancer, his father lives in the United States with his second wife and baby, he doesn’t get along with his grand-mother, and he is being bullied at school. He is holding all his feelings in, but he will be visited soon by a real monster who will come to his aid but not in the way he anticipates.
This is a very touching and imaginative book, full of beautiful black and white illustrations, about coping with loss and finding one’s way in a world that has turned upside down.

Fablehaven. 1, Le sanctuaire secret – ROMAN

fablehaven-sanctuaire-secretcoup_coeur_adoDepuis plusieurs siècles, les créatures mythiques de toutes sortes se sont réfugiées dans un refuge caché nommé Fableheaven afin d’éviter leur extinction. Ce sanctuaire est une des dernières forteresses de la vraie magie. Enchantée ? Absolument. Excitante ? Certainement. Sécuritaire ? Et bien, présentement, c’est plutôt le contraire.