Death of Lee Halliday, mentor and “father of heart” of Johnny

Lemoine “Lee” Gardner Ketcham, step-cousin and pygmalion of the Teen Idol, died Tuesday at the age of 95. He gave his first name and stage name to Johnny Hallyday. Lemoine…

Robert Badinter and Bernard Le Drezen, Thomas Halliday, Anna de Noailles… Brief reviews of the “World of Books”

Four novels, historical testimonies, psychology, justice, paleobiology, poetry and a dictionary… Here are brief reviews of thirteen notable works of the literary season in this forty-sixth week of the year.…