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Calissons and the art of smuggling

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on August 12, 2014
in France, Thrillers

What is the most French smuggling stash you can think of? That question came to mind just the other day in Aix-en-Provence, when I walked by this shop.

Fabrique Calissons

Their specialty is calissons d’Aix, a delicious almond-based treat. You…

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Translator’s View of The Shiro Project

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on July 22, 2014
in Thrillers

Sophie Weiner - translatorWe asked Sophie Weiner for her translator’s view of next Consortium Thriller: The Shiro Project by David Kharaanother action-packed adventure about how history is still with us today. Keep your eyes peeled for more…

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July Escape Reading: Mad Scientists and Secret Agents

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on July 15, 2014

The Bleiberg ProjectWe’re releasing another block-buster French thriller in paperback this week: The Bleiberg Project hits bookstores on July 15. It’s perfect July escape reading, packed with action.

That’s right, World War II action, mad scientists and…

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Listen up… our first audiobook is out

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on June 20, 2014
in News, Thrillers

Most of you know we believe “a book is a book is a book” no matter what format it comes in, and you also know that after being digital first, we added print books and now have deals with Audible for audiobooks.

The…

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Blog Tour Roundup

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on May 20, 2014

Some of our books have been getting some attention recently. Check out this blog tour roundup. Many thanks to the bloggers. Please go visit them and check out their sites. Many thanks to France Book Tours for setting these up.

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The Greenland Breach Hits Bookstores Today

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on April 30, 2014

What profound geopolitical implications will climate change have? Former French intelligence officer and award-winning thriller writer Bernard Besson takes on this question in The Greenland Breach, which hits books stores around the country today. We’re excited about this paper-version release.

For

How Thrillers Can Renew Your Sense of Mission

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on April 24, 2014
in Thrillers

Julie Rose, translatorAward-winning translator Julie Rose talks about thrillers and translating The Greenland Breach by Bernard Besson, which comes out in print next week. Julie is world renowned for her translations of major French thinkers, and especially for…

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Spooks, Spying, and Paperback Books

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on April 22, 2014

The Greenland BreachAs we countdown to the print release of The Greenland Breach, here is a short Q&A with the author, Bernard Besson. He has had a long career in French intelligence and law enforcement. He is a…

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Top Spook’s Guide to Business Intelligence and State Espionage

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on April 10, 2014
in Thrillers

The Greenland BreachIf you’ve been waiting for The Greenland Breach to come out in paper, be sure to order it now, as it hits bookstores on April 30. We’ll be running some blog posts by Bernard…

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Second Consortium Thriller Translation Under Way

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on March 31, 2014

We have another non-stop action thriller translation in the works with a new translator, Sophie Weiner, who is busy translating the second Consortium thriller by David Khara. In The Shiro Project the modern world could face a heavy price from the madness of World…

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