• Kensington, Philadelphie. Dans ce quartier gangréné par la drogue se croisent deux soeurs autrefois inséparables. Aujourd'hui, tout les oppose. Mickey, l'aînée, la protectrice, a rejoint la police. Kacey a sombré dans la drogue et se prostitue pour acheter des opioïdes.
    Quand Kacey disparaît à nouveau, alors qu'une série de meurtres fait rage dans le quartier, Mickey n'a plus qu'une obsession : retrouver le coupable, et sa soeur, avant qu'il ne soit trop tard.
    Liz Moore vit à Philadelphie, où elle enseigne à Temple University. Son quatrième roman, La Rivière des disparues, est un best-seller aux États-Unis et a été traduit dans 18 pays.
    Autre parution du même auteur chez Buchet-Chastel :
    Arthur et moi, 2012

  • Anglais Heft

    Liz Moore

    Former academic Arthur Opp weighs 550 pounds and hasn't left his rambling Brooklyn home in a decade. Twenty miles away, in Yonkers, seventeen-year-old Kel Keller navigates life as the poor kid in a rich school and pins his hopes on what seems like a promising sporting career - if he can untangle himself from his family drama. The link between this unlikely pair is Kel's mother, Charlene, a former student of Arthur's. After nearly two decades of silence, it is Charlene's unexpected phone call to Arthur - a plea for help - that jostles them into action.

  • Anglais The Unseen World

    Liz Moore

    'A staggeringly beautiful meditation on love, legacy and the emotional necessities that make life worth living.' Téa Obreht, author of The Tiger's WifeBOSTON, 1980Ada Sibelius is twelve years old and home-schooled. Her days are spent in a lab with her father David, a computer science professor, and the brilliant minds of his colleagues.David is widely regarded as one of best in his field. That is, until he starts to forget things.When David is diagnosed with Alzheimer's, Ada's world falls apart. But when he leaves a floppy disk for his beloved daughter, she has no idea that the coding within it holds the key to a past that her father refused to talk about. Navigating her teenage years without his guidance, will Ada be able to piece together the father she lost?

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