Book Publications, Comics: Bernard Werber Recounts His Life as an Ant and Other Microcosmic Books

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– Bernard Werber recounts his life as an ant and other microcosmic books For every writer in his world, from encyclopaedist Werber to Taiwanese poet Kao to British rocker Nick Hornby, there’s something to devour this week depending on the mood. Posted today at 09:28 Bernard Weber spends his life under the microscope Bernard Werber, … Read more

These green books are toxic and more prevalent than you think

These green books are toxic and more prevalent than you think

The fabric of traditional clothing does not withstand the book binding process and is not strong enough to serve as a cover. In the 1820s, publisher William Pickering and bookbinder Archibald Leighton developed the first commercially viable process of coating cloth with starch, filling in gaps in the weave to produce a strong material: the … Read more

“War”, an unpublished novel by Céline and the new masterpiece of the writer

"War", an unpublished novel by Céline and the new masterpiece of the writer

Louis Destouches, known as Louis-Ferdinand Céline, wearing his military decorations (1915). FRANÇOIS GIBAULT COLLECTION It is a miracle. The word is not too strong. To make it simpler, Warunpublished novel by Louis-Ferdinand Céline (1894-1961) appearing on May 5 (edited by Pascal Fouché, foreword by François Gibault, Gallimard, 192 p., €19, digital €14) at the end … Read more

Fine of 1.2 million pounds to a pharmaceutical group after contaminated infusions

Fine of 1.2 million pounds to a pharmaceutical group after contaminated infusions

19 children had been infected in 2014 in nine English hospitals and three babies had died. British pharmaceutical company ITH Pharma was fined £1.2m on Friday for providing infusions of contaminated food to premature newborn babies, which could cause them “severe damage“, announced the London police. read alsoThe head of the pharmaceutical group Roche leaves … Read more