Other Novels

Title: Week-end à Zuydcoote
Published in: 1949
Summary: In 1940 near Dunkerque, a french soldier tries to board a ship in order to get to England.
My rate: 3.5/5
Title: La Mort est mon métier
Published in:
1952
Summary: Historical novel inspired by the biography of Rudolf Höß, who was commandant of the concentration camp of Auschwitz.
My rate: 4/5
Title: L'île
Published in:
1962
Summary: A group of mutineer take refuge on an Island, and tries to organise a society. The book has been inspired by the mutiny on the Bounty.
My rate: 4/5
Title: Un animal doué de raison
Published in:
1967
Summary: In the USA, scientifics work on the communication with dolphins for the army. Docteur Sevilla's team manage to teach english to a couple of dolphin.
My rate: 5/5
Title: Derrière la vitre
Published in:
1970
Summary: march 22nd 1968 University of Nanterre, a few students decide to to occupy the staff room.
My rate: 4.5/5
Title: Malevil
Published in:
1972
Summary: After a nuclear explosion, a few survivors trie to rebuilt a civilization.
My rate: 5/5
Title: Les hommes protégés
Published in:
1974
Summary: A virus decimate the world male population. The womens are in power in the USA and the male survivor are appressed.
My rate: 4.5/5
Title: Madrapour
Published in:
1976
Summary: 15 people board an aircraft to Madrapour. But there is no crew and the aircraft is controled from the land.
My rate: 4/5
Title: Le Jour ne se lève pas pour nous
Published in:
1986
Summary: The life aboard a nuclear submarine, is related by a young military doctor.
My rate: 4.5/5
Title: L'idole
Published in:
1987
Summary: In Italie during the 16th century, the life of a beautiful woman.
My rate: 4/5
Title: Le Propre de l'Homme
Published in:
1989
Summary: A scientific and his wife adopt a femal chimpanzee and teach her how to talk in sign.
My rate: 4/5