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    • The Curious Case of the Werewolf That Wasn't

    • To Say Nothing of the Mummy That Was, and the Cat in the Jar (The Parasol Protectorate)
    • De : Gail Carriger
    • Lu par : J. Daniel Sawyer
    • Durée : 52 min
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    When Alessandro Tarabotti and his valet, Floote, find themselves in Egypt on the queen's business, a chance encounter with tourists quickly leads to a...situation...with the local mummies. Can Allesandro complete his secret mission before he's hijacked by social obligation? And how will his aunt Archangelica react to his treatment of her cat? 

    Prix : 3,55 €

    • Poison or Protect

    • A Delightfully Deadly Novella
    • De : Gail Carriger
    • Lu par : Suzanne Lavington
    • Durée : 5 h et 37 min
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    Lady Preshea Villentia has four dead husbands and a nasty reputation. What society doesn't know is that all her husbands were marked for death by Preshea's employer. And Preshea has one final assignment. It was supposed to be easy, a house party with minimal bloodshed. Preshea hadn't anticipated Captain Gavin Ruthven - massive, Scottish, quietly irresistible, and...working for the enemy. In a battle of wits, Preshea may risk her own heart - a terrifying prospect, as she never knew she had one.

    Prix : 19,14 €

    • Imprudence

    • Book Two of The Custard Protocol
    • De : Gail Carriger
    • Lu par : Moira Quirk
    • Durée : 12 h et 7 min
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    From New York Times best-selling author Gail Carriger comes the stunning sequel to Prudence. Rue and the crew of the Spotted Custard return from India with revelations that shake the foundations of England's scientific community. Queen Victoria is not amused, the vampires are tetchy, and something is wrong with the local werewolf pack. To top it all off, Rue's best friend, Primrose, keeps getting engaged to the most unacceptable military types.

    Prix : 20,44 €

    • A Carriger Quartet

    • De : Gail Carriger
    • Lu par : J. Daniel Sawyer, Merelan Jones, Dawn Phynix
    • Durée : 2 h et 51 min
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    Four original, unabridged, full-cast productions of Gail Carriger's most beloved fantasy short stories: "The Curious Case of the Werewolf That Wasn't, the Mummy That Was, and the Cat in the Jar": A mummified cat, a secret agent, and an aristocrat entangle Alessandro Tarraboti (father of Alexia Tarraboti from the Parasol Protectorate series) in a rollicking, wry adventure into the supernatural secrets of ancient Egypt.

    Prix : 6,88 €

    • Prudence

    • Book One of The Custard Protocol
    • De : Gail Carriger
    • Lu par : Moira Quirk
    • Durée : 12 h et 41 min
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    On behalf of queen, country...and the perfect pot of tea. When Prudence Alessandra Maccon Akeldama (Rue to her friends) is given an unexpected dirigible, she does what any sensible female would under similar circumstances - names it the Spotted Crumpet and floats to India in pursuit of the perfect cup of tea. But India has more than just tea on offer. Rue stumbles upon a plot involving local dissidents, a kidnapped brigadier's wife, and some awfully familiar Scottish werewolves.

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    • Plaisir total

    • Écrit par : Tiphaine le 27/03/2017

    Prix : 19,41 €

    • Heartless

    • The Parasol Protectorate, the Fourth
    • De : Gail Carriger
    • Lu par : Emily Gray
    • Durée : 11 h et 19 min
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    Lady Alexia Maccon, soulless, is at it again, only this time the trouble is not her fault. When a mad ghost threatens the queen, Alexia is on the case, following a trail that leads her deep into her husband's past. Top that off with a sister who has joined the suffragette movement (shocking!), Madame Lefoux's latest mechanical invention, and a plague of zombie porcupines and Alexia barely has time to remember she happens to be eight months pregnant. Can Alexia determine who is trying to kill Queen Victoria?

    Prix : 22,58 €

    • Timeless

    • The Parasol Protectorate, the Fifth
    • De : Gail Carriger
    • Lu par : Emily Gray
    • Durée : 11 h et 25 min
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    Alexia Tarabotti, Lady Maccon, has settled into domestic bliss. Of course, being Alexia, such bliss involves integrating werewolves into London High society, living in a vampire's second best closet, and coping with a precocious toddler who is prone to turning supernatural willy-nilly. Even Ivy Tunstell's acting troupe's latest play, disastrous to say the least, cannot put a damper on Alexia's enjoyment of her new London lifestyle.

    Prix : 27,34 €

    • Blameless

    • Book 3 of The Parasol Protectorate
    • De : Gail Carriger
    • Lu par : Emily Gray
    • Durée : 11 h et 54 min
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    Quitting her husband's house and moving back in with her horrible family, Lady Maccon becomes the scandal of the London season. Queen Victoria dismisses her from the Shadow Council, and the only person who can explain anything, Lord Akeldama, unexpectedly leaves town. To top it all, Alexia is attacked by homicidal mechanical ladybugs, indicating, as only ladybugs can, the fact that all the London vampires are now very much interested in seeing Alexia quite thoroughly dead. 

    Prix : 19,58 €