In the clinic of Dr. Sorin charming, all distress meet. This specialist eating disorders helps patients understand why their shape is deformed. Anorexia nervosa, obesity, bulimia, all patients are assailed by doubts and inner conflicts. Together they try to come to terms with their bodies. How Sarah reached an alarming anorexia, will she be okay? What family secret is the cause of obesity Delphine Luzille? What prompted the student Emilia sink into bulimia? How slim Liliane mother, who thinks too feed the other is to give them love? In this first novel reality, Dr. Jean-Michel Cohen analysis reveals finely springs pathologies of eating behavior.
Longchamp lead a precarious and modest life. And Dawn and Jimmy, aged fourteen and sixteen, suffer even more when they enter the most exclusive school in Richmond, where they undergo merciless taunting other students daily. Fortunately, Philip Cutler, the Don Juan of Richmond, falls in love with the girl and gives him respite and happiness. She knows, however, a shadow lurking in the guise of this plague Clara Sue, the sister of Philip, who thinks only of the life of Aurore a nightmare. But Aurora has yet seen anything yet and can not doubt that it is far from being out of the woods and its - bad - surprises.
After the death of her husband, Corinne returned to the parental home with her four children. Unfortunately, life quickly becomes a hell for this cursed family. For dark stories of inheritance, the existence of children must remain hidden from the eyes of the father of Corinne, with whom she is estranged. His mother, meanwhile, appears vindictive and terrible to them: under the guise of preserving it the receiver in the attic with barely enough to survive. So to mention, they make this place of uncertainty and trauma the kingdom of their games and their dreams, the secret refuge of their tenderness, away from the world. But the days turn into weeks and weeks months. Far from being the end of their surprises in this noxious atmosphere of family plots, their only objective is to escape. At any price.
Talk show host, Kim Lange is the height of his fame when she was crushed by a meteorite. In the afterlife, she learns that she has accumulated too much bad karma in his life. Not only has she neglected her daughter and cheated on her husband, but she has made life impossible in his entourage. For his punishment, Kim is reincarnated into an ant. And the worst is yet to come: its tiny bug eyes, she sees another woman to replace his family. It must quickly climb the ladder of reincarnation. But ant to biped, the road is long. Kim will have to overcome many obstacles ... and by the way, see most of his ideas on life! Turns incisive, light and moving, Cursed Karma is a jubilant novel.
At thirteen, Anna has undergone numerous operations and transfusions so that her older sister Kate can fight the leukemia that gnaws since childhood. Anna knows that it was designed to be genetically compatible with Kate and she is his only hope. However, when asked to donate a kidney, the girl refuses. She wants to dispose of his body and go to the end to be heard ... Inspired by a true story about a "child-medicine", this is a subtle and deeply human choral narrative.
Algernon is a laboratory mouse whose treatment Nemur Professor and Dr. Strauss just multiply intelligence. Emboldened by this success, then the two scholars attempt, with the assistance of psychologist Alice Kinnian to apply their discovery of Charlie Gordon, a simple-minded employee in a bakery.
It's almost amazing awakening of intelligence for the young man. He discovers a world he had always been excluded, and the love that develops between Alice and completes him to transform.
But one day the higher faculties of Algernon decline. Charlie begins for the terrible tragedy of a man who, in full consciousness, feels return to the state of a beast ...