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  • Cover image of book To Fill a Yellow House by Sussie Anie
    To Fill a Yellow House - by Sussie Anie

    £9.99   paperback   (2023) - ISBN 13: 9781474621717 | ISBN 10: 1474621716

    'Heartbreaking, hopeful... nothing short of a joy' Caleb Azumah Nelson, author of Open Water  Rupert's eclectic charity shop, The Chest of Small Wonders, sits on an ever-changing high street in an ever-changing corner of London. He once had big ... more

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  • Cover image of book Normal Rules Don
    Normal Rules Don't Apply - by Kate Atkinson

    £18.99   hardback   (2023) - ISBN 13: 9780857529183 | ISBN 10: 0857529188

    The first story collection from Kate Atkinson in twenty years, Normal Rules Don't Apply is a dazzling array of eleven interconnected tales from the bestselling author of Shrines of Gaiety and Life After Life.   In this first full collection si ... more

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  • Cover image of book What You Are Looking for is in the Library by Michiko Aoyama
    What You Are Looking for is in the Library - by Michiko Aoyama

    £12.99   hardback   (2023) - ISBN 13: 9780857529121 | ISBN 10: 0857529129

    THE BESTSELLING JAPANESE NOVEL  For fans of The Midnight Library and Before the Coffee Gets Cold, this soul-stirring Japanese novel shows how the perfect book recommendation can help us fulfil our dreams.  'I definitely want to visit ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Language of Food by Annabel Abbs
    The Language of Food - by Annabel Abbs

    £8.99   paperback   (2023) - ISBN 13: 9781398502253 | ISBN 10: 1398502251

    ‘Exhilarating to read - thoughtful, heart-warming and poignant, with a quiet intelligence and elegance that does its heroine proud’ Bridget Collins  Two women Ten years A recipe for success  Eliza Acton, despite never having boi ... more

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  • Cover image of book Love Marriage by Monica Ali
    Love Marriage - by Monica Ali

    £9.99   paperback   (2023) - ISBN 13: 9780349015507 | ISBN 10: 0349015503

    TWO CULTURES. TWO FAMILIES. TWO PEOPLE.  THE NEW INSTANT SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER FROM THE BOOKER PRIZE-SHORTLISTED AUTHOR OF BRICK LANE.  Yasmin Ghorami has a lot to be grateful for: a loving family, a fledgling career in medicine, and a char ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Power (TV tie-in cover) by Naomi Alderman
    The Power (TV tie-in cover) - by Naomi Alderman

    £9.99   paperback   (2023) - ISBN 13: 9780241547953 | ISBN 10: 0241547954

    WINNER OF THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION  THE ICONIC BESTSELLING NOVEL, WINNER OF THE WOMEN'S PRIZE, AND NOW AMAZON TV SERIES STARRING TONI COLLETTE AND AULI'I CRAVALHO  'She throws her head back and pushes her chest forward and lets go a huge ... more

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  • Cover image of book Old Babes in the Wood by Margaret Atwood
    Old Babes in the Wood - by Margaret Atwood

    £22.00   hardback   (2023) - ISBN 13: 9781784744854 | ISBN 10: 1784744859

    New stories of love and mischief from the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Handmaid’s Tale.  Atwood's first new fiction publication since The Testaments, this deeply personal collection includes a stunning sequence that follows a marr ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Leviathan by Rosie Andrews
    The Leviathan - by Rosie Andrews

    £8.99   paperback   (2023) - ISBN 13: 9781526637369 | ISBN 10: 1526637367

    THE INSTANT SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER  'It's hard to believe that such an accomplished novel could be a debut - The Leviathan is a gloriously dark story that sweeps you along to its harrowing yet satisfying conclusion. Superb' Susan Stokes-Chapman, ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Blink That Killed The Eye by Anthony Anaxagorou
    The Blink That Killed The Eye - by Anthony Anaxagorou

    £10.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9781914344145 | ISBN 10: 1914344146

    A stunningly crafted debut short story collection, The Blink That Kills the Eye takes a poetic torch to the shadows of daily life, illuminating the characters, situations, emotions and dilemmas that pour into even the most ordinary existences.  ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Pharmacist by Rachelle Atalla
    The Pharmacist - by Rachelle Atalla

    £8.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9781529342147 | ISBN 10: 1529342147

    ‘There are shades of George Orwell in this stunning writing debut, but Rachelle Atalla’s voice is highly original. And wholly her own’ THE HERALD   ‘A compulsive, claustrophobic but wonderfully compassionate read, beautifully written a ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Republic of False Truths by Alaa Al Aswany
    The Republic of False Truths - by Alaa Al Aswany

    £8.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9780571347612 | ISBN 10: 0571347614

    ‘Glorious’ Observer ‘Amazing‘ André Aciman ‘Masterly‘ Sunday Times ‘Blistering‘ Financial Times  General Alwany is a pious man who loves his family. He also tortures and kills enemies of the state.  Under the regime ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Startup Wife by Tahmima Anam
    The Startup Wife - by Tahmima Anam

    £8.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9781838852528 | ISBN 10: 1838852522

    ‘Poignant as well as savagely witty’ Observer ‘Stylish and funny’ Sunday Times ‘Hits every note perfectly’ Kamila Shamsie   A life-changing app. The woman who created it. And the man who took the credit.  When Asha starts work ... more

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  • Cover image of book Cwen by Alice Albinia
    Cwen - by Alice Albinia

    £8.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9781788166614 | ISBN 10: 1788166612

    'Fantastic - a wonderful book' Lily Cole 'Magical, rich and magnificent' Maxine Peake 'A wild ride! She sees Graves' White Goddess and raises 50 with female magic and transformations' Margaret Atwood 'A rare book, bold and powerful' Xiaolu Guo 'W ... more

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  • Cover image of book With Teeth by Kristen Arnett
    With Teeth - by Kristen Arnett

    £8.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9781472156518 | ISBN 10: 147215651x

    LONGLISTED FOR THE JOYCE CAROL OATES PRIZE 2022  ‘With Teeth is a wonderfully sticky novel about motherhood, partnership, sex and love. Kristen Arnett lets her characters have the run of the place, and it’s delicious fun to watch them do, say ... more

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  • Cover image of book Zainab Takes New York by Ayesha Harruna Attah
    Zainab Takes New York - by Ayesha Harruna Attah

    £9.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9781472288394 | ISBN 10: 1472288394

    ***INCLUDED IN THE AFRICA CENTER’S ROUND-UP OF 50 NOTABLE AFRICAN BOOKS OF 2021***   Zainab Sekyi is on a quest to find herself...  She’s moving to New York City to pursue her lifelong dream to become an illustrator, but she does ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Passage North by Anuk Arudpragasam
    A Passage North - by Anuk Arudpragasam

    £8.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9781783786961 | ISBN 10: 1783786965

    Shortlisted for the 2021 Booker Prize   It begins with a message: a telephone call informing Krishan that his grandmother”s former care-giver, Rani, has died in unexpected circumstances, at the bottom of a well in her village in the north, her ... more

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  • Cover image of book Black Mountain and Other Stories by Gerry Adams
    Black Mountain and Other Stories - by Gerry Adams

    £11.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781847176301 | ISBN 10: 1847176305

    In this collection, one of Ireland's best-known political figures brings us new and selected stories of politics, of family, of love and of friendship.  These are portraits of Ireland, and especially Belfast, old and new, in times of struggle and in ... more

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  • Cover image of book Conjure Women by Afia Atakora
    Conjure Women - by Afia Atakora

    £8.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9780008293956 | ISBN 10: 0008293953

    You're free to decide your future. But how do you escape the ghosts of the past?   A stunning debut novel with echoes of Yaa Gyasi's Homegoing and Sara Collins' The Confessions of Frannie Langton.   The pale-skinned, black-eyed b ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Long Petal Of The Sea by Isabel Allende
    A Long Petal Of The Sea - by Isabel Allende

    £9.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781526615947 | ISBN 10: 1526615940

    'September 3, 1939, the day of the Spanish exiles' splendid arrival in Chile, the Second World War broke out in Europe.  Victor Dalmau is a young doctor when he is caught up in the Spanish Civil War, a tragedy that leaves his life – and the fat ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Enlightenment of the Greengage Tree by Shokoofeh Azar
    The Enlightenment of the Greengage Tree - by Shokoofeh Azar

    £8.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781787703100 | ISBN 10: 178770310x

    *SHORTLISTED FOR THE INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE 2020* *LONGLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD 2020*  A family story about the unbreakable connection between the living and the dead.  Set in Iran in the decade following the 1979 Isl ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Testaments by Margaret Atwood
    The Testaments - by Margaret Atwood

    £8.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781784708214 | ISBN 10: 1784708216

    Margaret Atwood’s dystopian masterpiece, The Handmaid’s Tale, is a modern classic. Now she brings the iconic story to a dramatic conclusion in this riveting sequel.  More than fifteen years after the events of The Handmaid’s Tale, the theoc ... more

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  • Cover image of book The City in the Middle of the Night by Charlie Jane Anders
    The City in the Middle of the Night - by Charlie Jane Anders

    £8.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781789093568 | ISBN 10: 1789093562

    Entertainment Weekly's 27 Female Authors Who Rule Sci-Fi and Fantasy Right Now Winner of the 2017 Nebula Award for Best Novel Finalist for the 2017 Hugo Award for Best Novel  "If you control our sleep, then you can own our dreams... And ... more

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  • Cover image of book Big Sky by Kate Atkinson
    Big Sky - by Kate Atkinson

    £8.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9780552776660 | ISBN 10: 0552776661

    Jackson Brodie has relocated to a quiet seaside village in North Yorkshire, in the occasional company of his recalcitrant teenage son Nathan and ageing Labrador Dido, both at the discretion of his former partner Julia. It’s a picturesque setting, b ... more

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  • Cover image of book Daughters Of Nri by Reni K Amayo
    Daughters Of Nri - by Reni K Amayo

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781916042919 | ISBN 10: 1916042910

    A gruesome war results in the old gods' departure from earth. The only remnants of their existence lie in two girls. Twins, separated at birth. Goddesses who grow up believing that they are human. Daughters Of Nri explores their epic journey of self- ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Baghdad Clock by Shahad Al Rawi
    The Baghdad Clock - by Shahad Al Rawi

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781786074867 | ISBN 10: 1786074869

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE INTERNATIONAL PRIZE FOR ARABIC FICTION 2018   For fans of The Kite Runner comes this remarkable debut, the number one bestselling title in Iraq, Dubai and the UAE.  It's 1991 and the Gulf War is raging. Two girls, h ... more

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  • Cover image of book Enigma Variations by André Aciman
    Enigma Variations - by André Aciman

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780571349692 | ISBN 10: 0571349692

    From a youthful infatuation with a cabinet maker in a small Italian fishing village, to a passionate yet sporadic affair with a woman in New York, to an obsession with a man he meets at a tennis court, Enigma Variations charts one man’s path throug ... more

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  • Cover image of book Checkpoint by David Albahari
    Checkpoint - by David Albahari

    £10.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781632061928 | ISBN 10: 1632061929

    From the award-winning Serbian author David Albahari comes a devastating, darkly funny Kafkaesque war fable about an army unit sent to a military checkpoint with no idea where they are or who the enemy might be. ... more

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  • Cover image of book Slip of a Fish by Amy Arnold
    Slip of a Fish - by Amy Arnold

    £10.00   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781911508526 | ISBN 10: 1911508520

    Ash collects words, climbs trees and swims in a deserted lake with her beloved seven-year-old, Charlie. Bemused by everyday life, she has a rich and singular interior world. Over the course of a relentlessly hot summer, Charlie begins to pull away, a ... more

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  • Cover image of book Friday Black by Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah
    Friday Black - by Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah

    £12.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781787476011 | ISBN 10: 1787476014

    Friday Black heralds the arrival of a thrilling new American literary star.   A Publisher's Weekly Most Anticipated Book for Fall 2018   Friday Black tackles urgent instances of racism and cultural unrest, and explores the many ways we fight fo ... more

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  • Cover image of book Salt Houses by Hala Alyan
    Salt Houses - by Hala Alyan

    £9.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780099510932 | ISBN 10: 0099510936

    Where do you go when you can’t go home?   On the eve of her daughter Alia’s wedding, Salma reads the girl’s future in a cup of coffee dregs.  Although she keeps her predictions to herself that day, they soon come to pass in the w ... more

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  • Cover image of book What It Means When A Man Falls From The Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimah
    What It Means When A Man Falls From The Sky - by Lesley Nneka Arimah

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781472239631 | ISBN 10: 1472239636

    A stunning collection of short stories from Caine-Prize shortlisted and Commonwealth Writer's Prize winner Lesley Nneka Arimah, What It Means When A Man Falls From The Sky has been described as 'luminous' (Roxane Gay) 'mesmerising' (Ayobami Adebayo) ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Penelopiad by Margaret Atwood
    The Penelopiad - by Margaret Atwood

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781786892485 | ISBN 10: 1786892480

    For Penelope, wife of Odysseus, maintaining a kingdom while her husband was off fighting the Trojan war was not a simple business. Already aggrieved that he had been lured away due to the shocking behaviour of her beautiful cousin Helen, Penelope mus ... more

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  • Cover image of book Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo
    Stay With Me - by Ayobami Adebayo

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781782119609 | ISBN 10: 1782119604

    “If the burden is too much and stays too long, even love bends, cracks, comes close to breaking”   Shortlisted for the 2017 Baileys Prize, this Nigerian debut is the heart-breaking tale of what wanting a child can do to a person, a mar ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Lime Tree by César Aira
    The Lime Tree - by César Aira

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781911508120 | ISBN 10: 1911508121

    Seeing double rows of elegant lime trees around the main square of his hometown of Colonel Pringles, our narrator – who could well be the author himself, although nothing is guaranteed in a book by César Aira – suddenly recalls the Sunday mornin ... more

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  • Cover image of book Call Me By Your Name by Andre Aciman
    Call Me By Your Name - by Andre Aciman

    £8.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781786495259 | ISBN 10: 1786495252

    Now a Major Motion Picture from Director Luca Guadagnino, Starring Armie Hammer and Timothée Chalamet, and Written by Three-Time Oscar Nominee James Ivory.  Nominated for Four Oscars  A New York Times Bestseller A USA Today Bestseller A Lo ... more

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  • Cover image of book 4 3 2 1 by Paul Auster
    4 3 2 1 - by Paul Auster

    £9.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780571324651 | ISBN 10: 0571324657

    LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2017   On March 3rd, 1947, Archibald Isaac Ferguson, the only child of Rose and Stanley Ferguson, is born. From that single beginning, Ferguson’s life will take four simultaneous paths. Four Fergusons will ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Harvest of Thorns by Corban Addison
    A Harvest of Thorns - by Corban Addison

    £7.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781784295257 | ISBN 10: 1784295256

    A gripping new thriller that blends the nailbiting courtroom drama of John Grisham with the moral heart of Khaled Kosseini,   A beloved American corporation with an explosive secret. A disgraced former journalist looking for redemption. A corp ... more

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  • Cover image of book Hag-Seed: The Tempest Retold by Margaret Atwood
    Hag-Seed: The Tempest Retold - by Margaret Atwood

    £8.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780099594024 | ISBN 10: 0099594021

    ‘It’s got a thunderstorm in it. And revenge. Definitely revenge.’   Felix is at the top of his game as Artistic Director of the Makeshiweg Theatre Festival. His productions have amazed and confounded. Now he’s staging a Tempest like no oth ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Power by Naomi Alderman
    The Power - by Naomi Alderman

    £9.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780670919963 | ISBN 10: 0670919969

    WINNER OF THE 2017 BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION LONGLISTED FOR THE 2017 ORWELL PRIZE   What if the power to hurt were in women's hands?   Suddenly - tomorrow or the day after - teenage girls find that with a flick of their fingers, they ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto by Mitch Albom
    The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto - by Mitch Albom

    £7.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780751541212 | ISBN 10: 0751541214

    From number one New York Times bestseller, Mitch Albom, author of The Five People You Meet in Heaven and Tuesdays With Morrie, comes his latest inspirational, moving and heart-warming novel.   At nine years old, Frankie Presto is sent to Ameri ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Lonely Life of Biddy Weir by Lesley Allen
    The Lonely Life of Biddy Weir - by Lesley Allen

    £7.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781785770388 | ISBN 10: 1785770381

    A charming and uplifting story, perfect for fans of A Man Called Ove or Jonas Jonasson. 'If you're a bit of a weirdo you will love Biddy Weir' - Ian Sansom, bestselling author of The Norfolk Mystery.  Biddy Weir is a quirky girl.  Abandoned b ... more

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  • Cover image of book Walking the Lights by Deborah Andrews
    Walking the Lights - by Deborah Andrews

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781910449882 | ISBN 10: 1910449881

    A feminist Withnail and I. Recently graduated, young actor Maddie lives the slacker life in mid-90s Glasgow with deadbeat boyfriend Mike. Estranged from her mother due to a violent step-dad, most of the young couple's meagre resources go on drin ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende
    The Japanese Lover - by Isabel Allende

    £7.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781471152191 | ISBN 10: 1471152197

    From New York Times and internationally bestselling author Isabel Allende, an exquisitely crafted love story and multigenerational epic that sweeps from San Francisco in the present-day to Poland and the United States during the Second World War. ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Seamstress and the Wind by Csar Aira
    The Seamstress and the Wind - by Csar Aira

    £7.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781908276841 | ISBN 10: 1908276843

    "Once you've started reading Aira, you don't want to stop."(Roberto Bolao) In a small town in Argentina, a seamstress is sewing a wedding dress. All of a sudden she fears that her son has been kidnapped and driven off to Patagonia. She gives chas ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Song for Night by Chris Abani
    A Song for Night - by Chris Abani

    £7.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781846592041 | ISBN 10: 1846592046

    Even with the knowledge that there are some sins too big for even God to forgive, every night my sky is still full of stars; a wonderful song for night.   Trained as a human mine detector, a boy soldier in West Africa witnesses and takes part ... more

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  • Cover image of book Love, Sex and Other Foreign Policy Goals by Jesse Armstrong
    Love, Sex and Other Foreign Policy Goals - by Jesse Armstrong

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780099578741 | ISBN 10: 0099578743

    From the creator of Peep Show.   Its 1994 and a gang of good-hearted young people set off in a Ford Transit van armed with several sacks of rice and a half-written play. Their aim is to light a beacon of peace across the Balkans and, very pro ... more

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  • Cover image of book After Birth by Elisa Albert
    After Birth - by Elisa Albert

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780099590149 | ISBN 10: 009959014x

    Sometimes Im with the baby and I think: youre my heart and my soul, and I would die for you. Other times I think: tiny moron, leave me the fuck alone.   A year has passed since Ari gave birth and still she cant locate herself in her altered ... more

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  • Cover image of book A God in Ruins by Kate Atkinson
    A God in Ruins - by Kate Atkinson

    £7.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780552776646 | ISBN 10: 0552776645

    Kate Atkinsons dazzling Life After Life, one of the top selling adult books of 2014, explored the possibility of infinite chances, as Ursula Todd lived through the turbulent events of the last century again and again. In A God in Ruins, Atkinson tu ... more

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  • Cover image of book Moon Country by Peter Arnott
    Moon Country - by Peter Arnott

    £9.95   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781908251473 | ISBN 10: 1908251476

    Fifteen years ago, Tommy Hunter committed a terrible crime. Now pursued by his own bad memories and the attentions of his criminal companions of the past (as well as the present-day curiosity of the boys and girls in blue), Tommy is trying to put his ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Harlequin by Nina Allen
    The Harlequin - by Nina Allen

    £7.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781910124383 | ISBN 10: 1910124389

    Winner of the Novella Award 2015  The armistice is months past but the memories wont go away.  A harlequin, leaning against a tree stump and with a goblet of ale clasped in one outstretched hand. Beaumont felt chilled suddenly, in ... more

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  • Cover image of book Stone Mattress: Nine Wicked Tales by Margaret Atwood
    Stone Mattress: Nine Wicked Tales - by Margaret Atwood

    £9.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780349006536 | ISBN 10: 0349006539

    A collection of highly imaginative short pieces that speak to our times with deadly accuracy. A recently widowed fantasy writer is guided through a stormy winter evening by the voice of her late husband. An elderly lady with Charles Bonnet syndrome ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Heart Goes Last by Margaret Atwood
    The Heart Goes Last - by Margaret Atwood

    £18.99   hardback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781408867785 | ISBN 10: 1408867788

    Stan and Charmaine are a married couple trying to stay afloat in the midst of economic and social collapse. Living in their car, surviving on tips from Charmaine's job at a dive bar, they're increasingly vulnerable to roving gangs, and in a rather de ... more

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  • Cover image of book Season of the Rainbirds by Nadeem Aslam
    Season of the Rainbirds - by Nadeem Aslam

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780571313303 | ISBN 10: 0571313302

    The highly acclaimed and Betty Trask Award winning debut from the author of Maps for Lost Lovers.   A sack of letters lost in a train crash nineteen years previously has mysteriously reappeared, and the inhabitants of a small town in Pakistan ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Neruda Case by Roberto Ampuero
    The Neruda Case - by Roberto Ampuero

    £12.00   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780285643123 | ISBN 10: 0285643126

    In 1970s Chile Pablo Neruda, the Nobel-prize winning poet, is close to death, and he senses the end of an era in Chilean politics but there is one final secret he must resolve.   He recruits Cayetano Brul, a young Cuban rogue, as his own pr ... more

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  • Cover image of book Love, Sex and Other Foreign Policy Goals by Jesse Armstrong
    Love, Sex and Other Foreign Policy Goals - by Jesse Armstrong

    £12.99   hardback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780224097345 | ISBN 10: 0224097342

    A group of well-intentioned students head into a war zone, armed only with 'the power of theatre' - the first novel from the BAFTA Award-winning writer of Peep Show and The Thick of It.  Its 1994 and the former Yugoslavia is being torn apart. ... more

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  • Cover image of book Breaking Light by Karin Altenberg
    Breaking Light - by Karin Altenberg

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781780877174 | ISBN 10: 178087717x

    Steeped in its bleak and beautiful landscape, Mortford is a place of secrets and memories: of bitter divisions and shattered dreams. Returning to this Dartmoor village where he grew up, Gabriel attempts to come to terms with what he lost as a boy so ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Bit of Difference by Sefi Atta
    A Bit of Difference - by Sefi Atta

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780007536108 | ISBN 10: 0007536100

    Deola Bello is tired of London, but shes not ready to give up on life. When her charity job takes her home to Nigeria, her thoughts turn to the future, as she questions whether her peripatetic existence is still right for her.   Deola encount ... more

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  • Cover image of book Pig
    Pig's Foot - by Carlos Acosta, translated by Frank Wynne

    £8.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781408833728 | ISBN 10: 1408833727

    Oscar Mandinga, great-grandchild of the founders of a small hamlet deep in the Cuban hinterland, is a sardonic teller of tales some taller than others. But one day Oscar wakes to find himself utterly alone, the sole descendant of his family line. H ... more

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  • Cover image of book Maya
    Maya's Notebook - by Isabel Allende

    £9.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780007482856 | ISBN 10: 000748285x

    The author of The House of the Spirits returns with a gritty yet transcendent tale of teenage addiction. Abandoned by her parents as a baby, Maya has been brought up by her tough grandmother Nini and her gentle grandfather Popo. But at school, th ... more

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  • Cover image of book Stone Mattress: Nine Tales by Margaret Atwood
    Stone Mattress: Nine Tales - by Margaret Atwood

    £18.99   hardback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781408857168 | ISBN 10: 1408857162

    A recently widowed fantasy writer is guided through a stormy winter evening by the voice of her late husband. An elderly lady with Charles Bonnet syndrome comes to terms with the little people she keeps seeing, while a newly formed populist group gat ... more

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  • Cover image of book MaddAddam by Margaret Atwood
    MaddAddam - by Margaret Atwood

    £9.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781844087877 | ISBN 10: 1844087875

    A man-made plague has swept the earth, but a small group survives, along with the green-eyed Crakers a gentle species bio-engineered to replace humans. Toby, onetime member of the Gods Gardeners and expert in mushrooms and bees, is still in love w ... more

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  • Cover image of book Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
    Life After Life - by Kate Atkinson

    £8.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780552776639 | ISBN 10: 0552776637

    WINNER OF THE COSTA NOVEL AWARD  What if you had the chance to live your life again and again, until you finally got it right?  During a snowstorm in England in 1910, a baby is born and dies before she can take her first breath.   ... more

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  • Cover image of book Brooklyn Heights by Miral al-Tahawy
    Brooklyn Heights - by Miral al-Tahawy

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780571280056 | ISBN 10: 0571280056

    A novel of displacement and discovery from one of Egypt's most exciting new voices.   Hend, an Arabic teacher and would-be writer in her late thirties, emigrates to the United States from Cairo with her eight-year-old son after the painful bre ... more

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  • Cover image of book One Thousand and One Nights by Hanan Al-Shaykh
    One Thousand and One Nights - by Hanan Al-Shaykh

    £9.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781408827765 | ISBN 10: 140882776x

    One Thousand and One Nights are the never-ending stories told by Shahrazad under sentence of death to King Shahrayar. Maddened by the discovery of his wife's orgies, King Shahrayar vows to marry a virgin every night and kill her in the morning. To su ... more

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  • Cover image of book Lionel Asbo: State Of England by Martin Amis
    Lionel Asbo: State Of England - by Martin Amis

    £9.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780099565680 | ISBN 10: 0099565684

    Why arent you out smashing windows? Its not healthy   Lionel Asbo - a very violent but not very successful criminal - has always looked out for his nephew, Desmond Pepperdine. He gives him fatherly advice (carry a knife) and introduces him ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Time Keeper by Mitch Albom
    The Time Keeper - by Mitch Albom

    £8.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780751541175 | ISBN 10: 0751541176

    The inspirational author of Tuesdays with Morrie and The Five People You Meet in Heaven returns with his most heartfelt novel yet, The Time Keeper.   Man alone measure time. Man alone chimes the hour. And, because of this, man alone suffers ... more

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  • Cover image of book American Dervish by Ayad Akhtar
    American Dervish - by Ayad Akhtar

    £8.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781780220710 | ISBN 10: 1780220715

    A stirring and explosive debut novel about an American Muslim family's struggling with faith and belonging.  Hayat Shah was captivated by Mina long before he met her: his mother's beautiful, brilliant friend is a family legend. When he learns t ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Liars
    The Liars' Gospel - by Naomi Alderman

    £8.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780670919918 | ISBN 10: 0670919918

    Naomi Alderman's The Liars' Gospel makes the oldest story - the story of Jesus - entirely new. 'He was a traitor, a rabble-leader, a rebel, a liar and a pretender to the throne. We have tried to forget him here.' Now, a year after Yehoshuah ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Land without Jasmine by Wajdi al-Ahdal
    A Land without Jasmine - by Wajdi al-Ahdal

    £8.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781859643105 | ISBN 10: 1859643108

    A Land without Jasmine is a sexy, satirical detective story about the sudden disappearance of a young female student from Yemens Sanaa University. Each chapter is narrated by a different character beginning with Jasmine herself. The mystery surround ... more

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  • Cover image of book The True Tale of the Monster Billy Dean by David Almond
    The True Tale of the Monster Billy Dean - by David Almond

    £9.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780670919062 | ISBN 10: 0670919063

    For fans of Room by Emma Donoghue, an extraordinary novel about a child who is kept incarcerated - from the bestselling, prizewinning author of Skellig.   Billy Deane is the child of an illicit relationship between a priest and a young hai ... more

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  • Cover image of book Leela
    Leela's Book - by Alice Albinia

    £8.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780099548492 | ISBN 10: 0099548496

    Shortlisted for the Authors' Club Best First Novel Award. Leela - alluring, taciturn, haunted - is moving back to Delhi after years of exile in New York. She knows her return will disrupt precariously balanced lives. Twenty years ago her sister M ... more

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  • Cover image of book Cruising: Gay Erotic Stories by Shane Allison (Editor)
    Cruising: Gay Erotic Stories - by Shane Allison (Editor)

    £11.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781573447867 | ISBN 10: 1573447862

    Homemade glory holes in a stall wall, steamy shower trysts, truck stop rendezvous...According to Gaybie award-winning editor Shane Allison, "There's nothing that gets the adrenaline flowing and the muscle throbbing like public sex."   Two bear ... more

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  • Cover image of book From the Land of the Moon by Milena Agus, translated by Ann Goldstein
    From the Land of the Moon - by Milena Agus, translated by Ann Goldstein

    £9.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781609450014 | ISBN 10: 1609450019

    An young unnamed woman reflects the life of her grandmother, a bewitching and eccentric figure whose abiding search for love spans much of the twentieth century.   In 1943, as American bombs fall on the city of Cagliari, the young womans gra ... more

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  • Cover image of book The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende
    The House of the Spirits - by Isabel Allende

    £9.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780099528562 | ISBN 10: 0099528568

    Allendes magical realist epic is an international classic - thick with plot and bristling with characters. A novel to be read for its brilliant craftsmanship and its narrative of inescapable power' (El Pais)   As a girl, Clara del Valle ... more

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  • Cover image of book Started Early, Took My Dog by Kate Atkinson
    Started Early, Took My Dog - by Kate Atkinson

    £8.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780552772464 | ISBN 10: 0552772461

    A day like any other for security chief Tracy Waterhouse, until she makes a shocking impulse purchase. That one moment of madness is all it takes for Tracy's humdrum world to be turned upside down, the tedium of everyday life replaced by fear and dan ... more

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  • Cover image of book Pagan and Her Parents by Michael Arditti
    Pagan and Her Parents - by Michael Arditti

    £7.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781906413743 | ISBN 10: 1906413746

    Michael Arditti's moving, passionate and provocative novel was hugely acclaimed on its first appearance in 1996.  Candida Mulliner and Leo Young have been the closest of friends since university, living together but loving separately. Whe ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Auschwitz Violin by Maria Angels Anglada, translated by Martha Tennent
    The Auschwitz Violin - by Maria Angels Anglada, translated by Martha Tennent

    £7.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781849019811 | ISBN 10: 1849019819

    An international sensation now available in English for the first time, The Auschwitz Violin is the unforgettable story of one man's refusal to surrender his dignity in the face of history's greatest atrocity. In the winter of 1991, at a concert in ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Handmaid
    The Handmaid's Tale - by Margaret Atwood

    £8.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780099511663 | ISBN 10: 0099511665

    The Republic of Gilead offers Offred only one option: to breed. If she deviates, she will, like all dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to die slowly of radiation sickness. But even a repressive state cannot obliterate desire - neither Offr ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Outlander by Gil Adamson
    The Outlander - by Gil Adamson

    £8.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780747598770 | ISBN 10: 0747598770

    A brooding, compelling, fugitive-on-the-run story.   Shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers' Prize, Winner of the International Association of Crime Writers Dashiell Hammett Prize, Longlisted for the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award.  ... more

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  • Cover image of book In the Kitchen by Monica Ali
    In the Kitchen - by Monica Ali

    £9.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780552774864 | ISBN 10: 0552774863

    'Who ends up in the kitchen, Gabe?' 'Misfits,' he said, 'psychos, exiles, culinary artists, and people who just need a job.'At the once-splendid Imperial Hotel, executive chef Gabriel Lightfoot is trying to run a tight kitchen. But his integrity ... more

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  • Cover image of book One World: A Global Anthology of Short Stories by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Jhumpa Lairi and 21 other authors
    One World: A Global Anthology of Short Stories - by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Jhumpa Lairi and 21 other authors

    £9.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781906523138 | ISBN 10: 1906523134

    A teenage Nigerian girl struggles to shed her cultural roots in the US... An Inuit girl is rowed by her parents to the shore, unaware of the fate that awaits her... A Filipina maid in Hong Kong gets entangled with her employer... The lover of an Afri ... more

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  • Cover image of book Say You
    Say You're One of Them - by Uwem Akpan

    £9.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780349120645 | ISBN 10: 0349120641

    'I see dirty water dripping down the white wall beside me. It is coming from the ceiling. At first, it comes down in two thin lines. The the lines widen and swell into one. Then two more lines come down, in spurts, like little spiders gliding down on ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Wasted Vigil by Nadeem Aslam
    The Wasted Vigil - by Nadeem Aslam

    £8.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780571238804 | ISBN 10: 0571238807

    'This land and its killing epochs.' Nadeem Aslam's dazzling new novel takes place in modern-day Afghanistan. A Russian woman named Lara arrives at the house of Marcus Caldwell, an Englishman and widower living in an old perfume factory in the sh ... more

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  • Cover image of book Girls of Riyadh by Rajaa Alsanea
    Girls of Riyadh - by Rajaa Alsanea

    £8.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780141030616 | ISBN 10: 0141030615

    Can you be a twenty-first century girl and a Saudi girl?   Gamrahs faith in her new husband is not exactly returned... Sadeem is a little too willing to please her fianc... Michelle is half-American and the wrong class for her boyfriends f ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Act of Roger Murgatroyd by Gilbert Adair
    The Act of Roger Murgatroyd - by Gilbert Adair

    £7.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780571226382 | ISBN 10: 0571226388

    Boxing Day circa 1935. A Christmas party at a snowed-in manor on the edge of Dartmoor. Overhead, in the attic, lies the dead body of Raymond Gentry, gossip columnist and blackmailer, shot through the heart. But the attic door is locked from the insid ... more

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  • Cover image of book For One More Day by Mitch Albom
    For One More Day - by Mitch Albom

    £8.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780751537505 | ISBN 10: 0751537500

    This is the story of a man named Charley who loses his job, leaves his family, and decides, one night, to end his life. Somewhere between this world and the next, he encounters his mother, who died years ago, and he spends one last day with her - a d ... more

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  • Cover image of book One Good Turn by Kate Atkinson
    One Good Turn - by Kate Atkinson

    £8.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780552772440 | ISBN 10: 0552772445

    It is summer, it is the Edinburgh Festival. People queuing for a lunchtime show witness a road-rage incident a near-homicidal attack which changes the lives of everyone involved: the wife of an unscrupulous property developer, a crime writer, a was ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Life Elsewhere by Segun  Afolabi
    A Life Elsewhere - by Segun Afolabi

    £8.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780099485186 | ISBN 10: 0099485184

    For the characters in Segun Afolabi's debut collection, 'elsewhere' is a place they must transform into home. The Far East, Europe, the Americas, Africa - the stories are as varied as their geographical settings. In the award-winning 'Monday Morning' ... more

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  • Cover image of book Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
    Half of a Yellow Sun - by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    £9.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780007200283 | ISBN 10: 0007200285

    The highly anticipated new novel from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is set in Nigeria during the 1960s, at the time of the vicious Nigeria-Biafra war in which more than a million people died and thousands were massacred in cold blood.During this turbulen ... more

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  • Cover image of book African Love Stories: An Anthology by Edited by Ama Ata Aidoo
    African Love Stories: An Anthology - by Edited by Ama Ata Aidoo

    £10.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780954702366 | ISBN 10: 0954702360

    "African love stories? Is that not some kind of anomaly? This radical collection of short stories, most published in this edition for the first time, aims to debunk the myth about African women as impoverished victims. With origins that span the cont ... more

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  • Cover image of book Ten Little Indians by Sherman Alexie
    Ten Little Indians - by Sherman Alexie

    £9.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780099464563 | ISBN 10: 009946456x

    Sherman Alexie offers nine poignant and emotionally resonant stories about Native Americans who find themselves at personal and cultural crossroads. In The Life and Times of Estelle Walks Above, an intellectual feminist Spokane Indian woman saves th ... more

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  • Cover image of book Shumaisi by Turki al-Hamad
    Shumaisi - by Turki al-Hamad

    £9.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780863569111 | ISBN 10: 0863569110

    The second volume in al-Hamad's explosive coming-of-age trilogy.  The year is 1970, a period of crisis in the Arab world. Twenty-year-old Hisham has left home for the Saudi Arabian capital Riyadh, where he's enrolled at university to study po ... more

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  • Cover image of book Forest of the Pygmies by Isabel Allende
    Forest of the Pygmies - by Isabel Allende

    £9.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780007199648 | ISBN 10: 0007199643

    From one of the world's best loved storytellers, the trilogy that began with City of the Beasts comes to a thrilling climax. Alexander Cold knows all too well his grandmother Kate is never far from an adventure. When National Geographic commissions ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sabine by A.P.
    Sabine - by A.P.

    £6.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780747578567 | ISBN 10: 0747578567

    It is the 1950s and it is Existentialist time in Paris. But Viola, a seventeen-year-old English girl is languishing in a chaotic finishing school in the dull French countryside. Under the distrait tutelage of Tante Aimee, the pupils lounge about the ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom
    The Five People You Meet in Heaven - by Mitch Albom

    £8.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9780751536829 | ISBN 10: 0751536822

    From the author of the phenomenal number one bestseller Tuesdays with Morrie, comes this enchanting, beautifully written novel that explores a mystery only heaven can unfold.  Eddie is a grizzled war veteran who feels trapped in the toil of h ... more

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  • Cover image of book City of the Beasts by Isabel Allende
    City of the Beasts - by Isabel Allende

    £8.99   paperback   (2003) - ISBN 13: 9780007146376 | ISBN 10: 000714637x

    With his mother in hospital, Alex Cold is sent to his fierce, wonderful grandmother Kate - a pipe-smoking, vodka-drinking old reporter with blue eyes "as sharp as daggers' points". Kate is about to embark on an expedition to the dangerous, remote wor ... more

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  • Cover image of book Anthills of the Savannah by Chinua Achebe
    Anthills of the Savannah - by Chinua Achebe

    £9.99   paperback   (2001) - ISBN 13: 9780141186900 | ISBN 10: 0141186909

    'Worshipping a dictator is such a pain in the ass.' Chris, Ikem and Beatrice are three like-minded friends working under the military regime of His Excellency, the Sandhurst-educated President of Kangan. In the pressurized atmosphere of oppressi ... more

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  • Cover image of book They Die Strangers; A Novella and Short Stories from Yemen by Mohammad Abdul-Wali
    They Die Strangers; A Novella and Short Stories from Yemen - by Mohammad Abdul-Wali

    £11.99   paperback   (2001) - ISBN 13: 9780292705081 | ISBN 10: 0292705085

    These stories, filled with nostalgia and the bitterness of exile, deal with Yemenis caught between differing cultures. Civil war and labor migration affect men abroad, women left behind, and children raised without fathers. The richness of Yemeni cul ... more

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  • Cover image of book Dear Mr Kawabata by Rashid Al-Daif, translated by Paul Starkey
    Dear Mr Kawabata - by Rashid Al-Daif, translated by Paul Starkey

    £7.00   paperback   (1999) - ISBN 13: 9780704381131 | ISBN 10: 0704381133

    As a young Lebanese man lies dying in a makeshift mortuary in Beirut during the last days of the civil war in 1991, thoughts of his past life flood through his mind. In his disorded imagination, he writes to the Japanese novelist Yasunari Kawabata wh ... more

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