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  • Cover image of book The Story of the Forest by Linda Grant
    The Story of the Forest - by Linda Grant

    £18.99   hardback   (2023) - ISBN 13: 9780349014104 | ISBN 10: 0349014108

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE FOR POLITICAL FICTION 2023  ‘Epic and marvellously entertaining… There’s a furious energy to the novel, which constantly moves forward even as it looks sorrowfully back’ FINANCIAL TIMES  ‘ ... more

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  • Cover image of book Factory Girls by Michelle Gallen
    Factory Girls - by Michelle Gallen

    £9.99   paperback   (2023) - ISBN 13: 9781529386288 | ISBN 10: 1529386284

    ‘The perfect pick for those missing their dose of Derry Girls‘ Irish Examiner  ‘Entertaining, touching and savagely funny’ Sunday Times  ‘Vital, bang-on, and seriously funny’ Roddy Doyle  It’s the summer of 1994, and all Mae ... more

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  • Cover image of book Mischief Acts by Zoe Gilbert
    Mischief Acts - by Zoe Gilbert

    £9.99   paperback   (2023) - ISBN 13: 9781526628794 | ISBN 10: 1526628791

    A SUNDAY TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR   'A work of extraordinary ambition, brilliantly realised' OBSERVER 'A mesmerising journey down the byways of English folklore' MAIL ON SUNDAY 'Verbally dextrous, inventive, and hugely entertaining' THE TIME ... more

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  • Cover image of book Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus
    Lessons in Chemistry - by Bonnie Garmus

    £9.99   paperback   (2023) - ISBN 13: 9781804990926 | ISBN 10: 1804990922

    THE #1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER and NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER SHORTLISTED FOR THE WATERSTONES DEBUT FICTION PRIZE OBSERVER'S 'TEN DEBUT NOVELISTS OF 2022' A STEVE WRIGHT BBC RADIO 2 BOOK CLUB CHOICE  'Sparky, rip-roaring, funny, with big-hearte ... more

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  • Cover image of book Treacle Walker by Alan Garner
    Treacle Walker - by Alan Garner

    £8.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9780008477806 | ISBN 10: 0008477809

    Treacle Walker is a stunning fusion of myth and folklore and an exploration of the fluidity of time, vivid storytelling that brilliantly illuminates an introspective young mind trying to make sense of everything around him.  ‘Ragbone! Ragbone! ... more

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  • Cover image of book Matrix by Lauren Groff
    Matrix - by Lauren Groff

    £9.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9781529157864 | ISBN 10: 1529157862

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER  SHORTLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD 2021  Seventeen-year-old Marie, too wild for courtly life, is thrown to the dogs one winter morning, expelled from the royal court to become the prioress of an abbey. Marie is ... more

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  • Cover image of book Watersong by Clarissa Goenawan
    Watersong - by Clarissa Goenawan

    £12.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9781914484117 | ISBN 10: 1914484118

    'Watersong transports the reader to worlds both familiar and unknown. Clarissa Goenawan’s crisp narration and vivid characters made this novel feel like a lingering dream. This is an intriguing and soul-stirring story about how we reconcile with ou ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Men Who Swallowed the Sun by Hamdi Abu Golayyel
    The Men Who Swallowed the Sun - by Hamdi Abu Golayyel

    £11.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9781649030948 | ISBN 10: 1649030940

    Translated by Humphrey Davies.  This gritty tale of two men’s ill-conceived quest for a better life via the deserts of the Middle East and the cities of Europe is pure storytelling.   Two Bedouin men from Egypt’s Western Desert see ... more

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  • Cover image of book The High House by Jessie Greengrass
    The High House - by Jessie Greengrass

    £8.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9781800750913 | ISBN 10: 1800750919

    Perched on a hill above a village by the sea, the high house has a mill, a vegetable garden and a barn full of supplies.   Caro and her younger half-brother, Pauly, arrive there one day to find it cared for by Grandy and his granddaughter, Sal ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Promise by Damon Galgut
    The Promise - by Damon Galgut

    £8.99   paperback   (2022) - ISBN 13: 9781529113877 | ISBN 10: 1529113873

    Winner of the 2021 Booker Prize  Discover the Booker Prize-shortlisted literary masterpiece of a family in crisis.   The Promise charts the crash and burn of a white South African family, living on a farm outside Pretoria. The Swarts are g ... more

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  • Cover image of book Out of the Ruins by Preston Grassmann (Editor)
    Out of the Ruins - by Preston Grassmann (Editor)

    £8.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781789097399 | ISBN 10: 1789097398

    This anthology of post-apocalyptic fiction asks, what would you save from the fire? In the moments when it all comes crashing down, what will we value the most, and how will we save it?  Featuring stories from China Mieville, Emily St John Ma ... more

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  • Cover image of book Troubled Blood by Robert Galbraith
    Troubled Blood - by Robert Galbraith

    £9.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9780751579956 | ISBN 10: 0751579955

    Private Detective Cormoran Strike is visiting his family in Cornwall when he is approached by a woman asking for help finding her mother, Margot Bamborough - who went missing in mysterious circumstances in 1974. Strike has never tackled a cold c ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Room Made of Leaves by Kate Grenville
    A Room Made of Leaves - by Kate Grenville

    £8.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781838851248 | ISBN 10: 1838851240

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE WALTER SCOTT PRIZE FOR HISTORICAL FICTION - the new novel from the Women's Prize for Fiction winner and Man Booker prize-shortlisted author of The Secret River.  It is 1788. When twenty-one-year-old Elizabeth marries the a ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Year Without Summer by Guinevere Glasfurd
    The Year Without Summer - by Guinevere Glasfurd

    £8.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781473672338 | ISBN 10: 1473672333

    1815, Sumbawa Island, Indonesia  Mount Tambora explodes in a cataclysmic eruption, killing thousands. Sent to investigate, ship surgeon Henry Hoggcan barely believe his eyes. Once a paradise, the island is now solid ash, the surrounding sea t ... more

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  • Cover image of book Big Girl, Small Town by Michelle Gallen
    Big Girl, Small Town - by Michelle Gallen

    £8.99   paperback   (2021) - ISBN 13: 9781529304220 | ISBN 10: 1529304229

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA FIRST NOVEL AWARD SHORTLISTED FOR THE IRISH BOOK AWARDS NEWCOMER OF YEAR SHORTLISTED FOR THE COMEDY WOMEN IN PRINT PRIZE  Routine makes Majella's world small but change is about to make it a whole lot bigger.   *St ... more

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  • Cover image of book This Brutal House by Niven Govinden
    This Brutal House - by Niven Govinden

    £8.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9780349700694 | ISBN 10: 0349700699

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE GORDON BURN PRIZE 2019   On the steps of New York's City Hall, five ageing Mothers sit in silent protest. They are the guardians of the vogue ball community - queer men who opened their hearts and homes to countless lost Childr ... more

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  • Cover image of book Tidelands by Philippa Gregory
    Tidelands - by Philippa Gregory

    £8.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781471172755 | ISBN 10: 1471172759

    England 1648. A dangerous time for a woman to be different.   Midsummer's Eve, 1648, and England is in the grip of civil war between renegade King and rebellious Parliament.  The struggle reaches every corner of the kingdom, even to th ... more

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  • Cover image of book Annelies: A Novel of Anne Frank by David Gillham
    Annelies: A Novel of Anne Frank - by David Gillham

    £8.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9780241367667 | ISBN 10: 0241367662

    A breathtaking new novel that asks the question: what if Anne Frank survived the Holocaust?   In 1945, aged sixteen, Anne Frank walks out of the liberated Bergen-Belsen concentration camp and into a new life as a survivor of the Holocaust. Ret ... more

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  • Cover image of book Palestine +100: Stories From a Century After the Nakba by Basma Ghalayini (Editor)
    Palestine +100: Stories From a Century After the Nakba - by Basma Ghalayini (Editor)

    £9.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781910974445 | ISBN 10: 1910974447

    STORIES FROM A CENTURY AFTER THE NAKBA   Palestine +100 poses a question to twelve Palestinian writers: what might your country look like in the year 2048 – a century after the tragedies and trauma of what has come to be called the Nakba? How mi ... more

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  • Cover image of book In Our Mad and Furious City by Guy Gunaratne
    In Our Mad and Furious City - by Guy Gunaratne

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781472250216 | ISBN 10: 1472250214

    *WINNER OF THE JHALAK PRIZE AND THE INTERNATIONAL DYLAN THOMAS PRIZE* *LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE* *SHORTLISTED FOR THE GOLDSMITHS PRIZE, THE GORDON BURN AND THE AUTHOR'S CLUB FIRST NOVEL AWARD*   For Selvon, Ardan and Yusuf, growin ... more

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  • Cover image of book Blood by Maggie Gee
    Blood - by Maggie Gee

    £9.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781909572126 | ISBN 10: 1909572128

    Who attacked Dad?   When corrupt, brutal dentist Albert Ludd is found battered and bloody after failing to attend a memorial party for his son, a soldier killed in Afghanistan, suspicion falls on his other children – especially 37-year-old bu ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gowar
    The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock - by Imogen Hermes Gowar

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781784705992 | ISBN 10: 1784705993

    A Sunday Times bestseller. SHORTLISTED FOR THE WOMEN'S FICTION PRIZE. Longlisted for the Desmond Elliott Prize 2018.   THIS VOYAGE IS SPECIAL. IT WILL CHANGE EVERYTHING.   One September evening in 1785, the merchant Jonah Hancock hears urgent ... more

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  • Cover image of book Drapetomania: Or The Narrative of Cyrus Tyler & Abednego Tyler, Lovers by John R Gordon
    Drapetomania: Or The Narrative of Cyrus Tyler & Abednego Tyler, Lovers - by John R Gordon

    £15.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780995516274 | ISBN 10: 0995516278

    Drapetomania n. (obs): the pathological psychological condition wherein a slave feels compelled to escape his master, however well that master treats him. Recommended treatment for this condition: firm discipline.  When house-servant Abednego ... more

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  • Cover image of book Brunt Boggart: A Tapestry of Tales by David Greygoose
    Brunt Boggart: A Tapestry of Tales - by David Greygoose

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781782692065 | ISBN 10: 1782692061

    "A rich, primordial dreamtime... A wonderful excavation of the story traditions that our ancestors huddled around for warmth... highly recommended."(Alan Moore, author of Watchmen) "Utterly wonderful… in his bones, David Greygoose understands th ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Good Doctor of Warsaw by Elisabeth Gifford
    The Good Doctor of Warsaw - by Elisabeth Gifford

    £7.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781786492487 | ISBN 10: 1786492482

    ‘You do not leave a sick child alone to face the dark and you do not leave a child at a time like this.’   Deeply in love and about to marry, students Misha and Sophia flee a Warsaw under Nazi occupation for a chance at freedom. Forced to ... more

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  • Cover image of book Less by Andrew Sean Greer
    Less - by Andrew Sean Greer

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780349143590 | ISBN 10: 0349143595

    WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE FOR FICTION 2018   Who says you can't run away from your problems?   Arthur Less is a failed novelist about to turn fifty. A wedding invitation arrives in the post: it is from an ex-boyfriend of nine years w ... more

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  • Cover image of book Gravel Heart by Abdulrazak Gurnah
    Gravel Heart - by Abdulrazak Gurnah

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781408881309 | ISBN 10: 1408881306

    Moving from revolutionary Zanzibar in the 1960s to restless London in the 1990s, Gravel Heart is a powerful story of exile, migration and betrayal, from the Booker Prize-shortlisted author of Paradise.  Salim has always believed that his fath ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Night Brother by Rosie Garland
    The Night Brother - by Rosie Garland

    £9.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780008166137 | ISBN 10: 0008166137

    Late nineteenth-century Manchester is a city of charms and dangers the perfect playground for young siblings, Edie and Gnome. But as they grow up, they grow apart, and while Gnome revels in the night-time, Edie wakes each morning, exhausted and uneas ... more

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  • Cover image of book Strange Heart Beating by Eli Goldstone
    Strange Heart Beating - by Eli Goldstone

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781783783502 | ISBN 10: 1783783508

    Seb's beautiful, beloved wife Leda has been killed by a swan. Sorting through her belongings after her death, he comes across a packet of unopened letters from Olaf, a man whom Leda had never mentioned. Floundering professionally and sunk by grief, h ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sight by Jessie Greengrass
    Sight - by Jessie Greengrass

    £14.99   hardback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781473652378 | ISBN 10: 1473652375

    LONGLISTED FOR THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2018   The extraordinary first novel from the author of the prize-winning An Account of the Decline of the Great Auk, According to One Who Saw It.   It seemed, at times, an act of profound ... more

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  • Cover image of book Spare and Found Parts by Sarah Maria Griffin
    Spare and Found Parts - by Sarah Maria Griffin

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781785657054 | ISBN 10: 1785657054

    Nell Crane has never held a boy’s hand.   In a city devastated by an epidemic, where survivors are all missing parts — an arm, a leg, an eye — Nell has always been an outsider. Her father is the famed scientist who created the biomechani ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Last Man in Europe: A Novel by Dennis Glover
    The Last Man in Europe: A Novel - by Dennis Glover

    £10.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781863959377 | ISBN 10: 1863959378

    April, 1947. In a run-down farmhouse on a remote Scottish island, George Orwell begins his last and greatest work: Nineteen Eighty-Four.   Forty-four years old and suffering from the tuberculosis that within three winters will take his life, O ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Mare by Mary Gaitskill
    The Mare - by Mary Gaitskill

    £8.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781781255940 | ISBN 10: 1781255946

    LONGLISTED FOR THE 2017 BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION   Ginger is in her forties and a recovering alcoholic when she meets and marries Paul. When it becomes clear it's too late for her to have a baby of her own, she tries to persuade him t ... more

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  • Cover image of book Girl in Pieces by Kathleen Glasgow
    Girl in Pieces - by Kathleen Glasgow

    £7.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781780749457 | ISBN 10: 1780749457

    A heartbreaking, triumphant, funny and hopeful story of one girl's battle with self harm.   Charlie Davis is in pieces. At seventeen, she's already lost more than most people lose in a lifetime. But she's learned how to forget it through cutti ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Mare by Mary Gaitskill
    The Mare - by Mary Gaitskill

    £14.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781781255933 | ISBN 10: 1781255938

    Ginger is in her forties and a recovering alcoholic when she meets and marries Paul. When it becomes clear it's too late for her to have a baby of her own, she tries to persuade him to consider adoption, but he already has a child from a previous mar ... more

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  • Cover image of book Head Land: 10 Years of the Edge Hill Short Story Prize by Rodge Glass (Editor)
    Head Land: 10 Years of the Edge Hill Short Story Prize - by Rodge Glass (Editor)

    £12.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781910449387 | ISBN 10: 1910449385

    Brought together in one remarkable collection, Head Land presents an array of stories from writers nominated for the Edge Hill University Short Story Prize, in celebration of ten years of this unique and prestigious award.  The stories here explo ... more

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  • Cover image of book Best Lesbian Erotica 2016 by Sacchi Green (Editor)
    Best Lesbian Erotica 2016 - by Sacchi Green (Editor)

    £11.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781627781541 | ISBN 10: 1627781544

    Cleis Press' most lauded editor, Sacchi Green assumes the helm of one the most-heralded and best-selling series, Best Lesbian Erotica.   This match made in book publishing heaven is also a fan fave whose readers range from 18 to 80 and who can ... more

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  • Cover image of book What Belongs to You by Garth Greenwell
    What Belongs to You - by Garth Greenwell

    £12.99   hardback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781447280514 | ISBN 10: 1447280512

    On an unseasonably warm autumn day, an American teacher walks down a staircase beneath Sofia's National Palace of Culture, looking for sex. Among the stalls of a public bathroom he encounters Mitko, a charismatic young hustler. He returns to Mitko ag ... more

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  • Cover image of book Career of Evil by Robert Galbraith
    Career of Evil - by Robert Galbraith

    £7.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780751563597 | ISBN 10: 0751563595

    The phenomenal number one bestseller and the third book in the highly acclaimed crime fiction series by J.K. Rowling, writing under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith.   When a mysterious package is delivered to Robin Ellacott, she is horrified to ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Hormone Factory by Saskia Goldschmidt
    The Hormone Factory - by Saskia Goldschmidt

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781910192290 | ISBN 10: 1910192295

    Vainglorious Mordechai de Paauw is ruthless: in the years before World War II, the Dutch pharmaceutical entrepreneur is on the cutting edge of science and determined to develop the contraceptive pill... no matter what the cost.  Testing hormonal ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Long Gaze Back: An Anthology of Irish Women Writers by Sinad Gleeson (Editor)
    The Long Gaze Back: An Anthology of Irish Women Writers - by Sinad Gleeson (Editor)

    £14.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781848404205 | ISBN 10: 1848404204

    The Long Gaze Back, edited by Sinad Gleeson, is an exhilarating anthology of thirty short stories by some of the most gifted women writers this island has ever produced.   Niamh Boyce, Elizabeth Bowen, Maeve Brennan, Mary Costello, June Caldw ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Book of Memory by Petina Gappah
    The Book of Memory - by Petina Gappah

    £14.99   hardback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780571296842 | ISBN 10: 057129684x

    The story you have asked me to tell begins not with the ignominious ugliness of Lloyd's death but on a long-ago day in April when the sun seared my blistered face and I was nine years old and my father and mother sold me to a strange man. I say my fa ... more

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  • Cover image of book I Am Because You Are by Pippa Goldschmidt and Tania Hershman (Editors)
    I Am Because You Are - by Pippa Goldschmidt and Tania Hershman (Editors)

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781910449264 | ISBN 10: 1910449261

    In November 1915 Albert Einstein published his now world famous General Theory of Relativity. It made key predictions around gravitys influence in space and time. It introduced to physics new concepts around the curvature of space, the passage of ti ... more

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  • Cover image of book I Am China by Xiaolu Guo
    I Am China - by Xiaolu Guo

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780099583738 | ISBN 10: 0099583739

    Two lovers, separated by oceans and an oppressive political regime, desperate to find their way back to each other.  Longlisted for the Baileys Women's Fiction Prize   In a flat above a noisy north London market, translator Iona Kirkpatr ... more

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  • Cover image of book Upstairs at the Party by Linda Grant
    Upstairs at the Party - by Linda Grant

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781844087518 | ISBN 10: 1844087514

    The brilliant new novel from the Man Booker shortlisted author of The Clothes on Their Backs. 'If you go back and look at your life there are certain scenes, acts, or maybe just incidents on which everything that follows seems to depend. If only ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Word Exchange by Alena Graedon
    The Word Exchange - by Alena Graedon

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781780225623 | ISBN 10: 1780225628

    For fans of Alice in Wonderland, Shadow of the Wind and booklovers everywhere, a literary thriller and a love story set in a world threatened by the disappearance of language.  Words are under threat. It's time to fights back...  Imagine ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith
    The Silkworm - by Robert Galbraith

    £7.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780751549263 | ISBN 10: 0751549266

    The second book in the highly acclaimed crime fiction series by J.K. Rowling, writing under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith. When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, she just thinks he h ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Incorrigible Optimists Club by Jean-Michel Guenassia
    The Incorrigible Optimists Club - by Jean-Michel Guenassia

    £16.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781848875418 | ISBN 10: 184887541x

    Paris, 1959. As dusk settles over the immigrant quarter, 12-year-old Michel Marini - amateur photographer and compulsive reader - is drawn to the hum of the local bistro. From his usual position at the football table, he has a vantage point on a grow ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Love Letter from a Stray Moon by Jay Griffiths, with a Foreword by John Berger
    A Love Letter from a Stray Moon - by Jay Griffiths, with a Foreword by John Berger

    £12.00   hardback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781908213174 | ISBN 10: 1908213175

    "A wonderful book. Its like a dress that Kahlo invented for herself."(John Berger) "A stunning allegory about love, art and revolution. She makes every word, every scene, in this passionate narrative count. Its brilliant work."(Barry Lopez) F ... more

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  • Cover image of book Vauxhall by Gabriel Gbadamosi
    Vauxhall - by Gabriel Gbadamosi

    £12.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781846591464 | ISBN 10: 1846591465

    1970s London: Young Michael runs past the railway arches and terraces of Vauxhall. Reaching the street on which he lives, he witnesses a young girl fall from a window, her sari floating down behind her. Her lifeless body lies crumpled on the ground. ... more

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  • Cover image of book More Bitter Than Death by Camilla Grebe & sa Trff
    More Bitter Than Death - by Camilla Grebe & sa Trff

    £14.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780857209504 | ISBN 10: 0857209507

    The new beautifully written and utterly compelling psychological crime thriller from number 1 Swedish bestselling sisters.  Sometimes reliving the past revives old demons . . .  In a Stockholm apartment, five-year-old Tilde watches from u ... more

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  • Cover image of book Boneland by Alan Garner
    Boneland - by Alan Garner

    £8.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780007463251 | ISBN 10: 0007463251

    The crowning achievement of an astonishing career, Boneland concludes the story that began over fifty years ago in The Weirdstone of Brisingamen.   If the sleeper wakes, the dream dies...   Professor Colin Whisterfield spends his days a ... more

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  • Cover image of book Hard Twisted by C. Joseph Greaves
    Hard Twisted - by C. Joseph Greaves

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781408831113 | ISBN 10: 1408831112

    Lucile Garrett is just thirteen when she meets Clint Palmer, a charismatic stranger who will forever change her life. The year is 1934, and as the windblown dust of the Great Depression rakes the Oklahoma plains, Palmer offers Lucile and her father, ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Prisoner of Paradise by Romesh Gunesekera
    The Prisoner of Paradise - by Romesh Gunesekera

    £9.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781408830376 | ISBN 10: 140883037x

    Lucy Gladwell arrives in Mauritius from England to live with her aunt and uncle at their grand plantation house. Under the surface of this beautiful island paradise, poised between India and Africa, there is unease, and Lucy cannot help but feel disc ... more

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  • Cover image of book Love Virtually by Daniel Glattauer, translated by Katharina Bielenberg and Jamie Bulloch
    Love Virtually - by Daniel Glattauer, translated by Katharina Bielenberg and Jamie Bulloch

    £8.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780857050953 | ISBN 10: 0857050958

    It begins by chance: Leo receives emails in error from an unknown woman called Emmi. Being polite he replies, and Emmi writes back. A few brief exchanges are all it takes to spark a mutual interest in each other, and soon Emmi and Leo are sharing the ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Coward
    The Coward's Tale - by Vanessa Gebbie

    £7.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781408822630 | ISBN 10: 1408822636

    'My name is Laddy Merridew. I'm a cry-baby. I'm sorry.'   And my name is Ianto Jenkins. I am a coward. And that's worse.'   The boy Laddy Merridew, sent to live with his grandmother, stumbles off the bus into a smal ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Beauty of Humanity Movement by Camilla Gibb
    The Beauty of Humanity Movement - by Camilla Gibb

    £17.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781848877948 | ISBN 10: 1848877943

    Camilla Gibb returns to form with the stunningly evocative The Beauty of Humanity Movement, a novel of contemporary Vietnam, momentous change, and families defined not by blood, but by the heart.  They say that the history of Vietnam can ... more

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  • Cover image of book In the Sea There are Crocodiles by Fabio Geda
    In the Sea There are Crocodiles - by Fabio Geda

    £8.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780099555452 | ISBN 10: 009955545x

    A bestseller in Italy, a beautiful, heartbreaking novel based on the true story of an Afghan boys journey in search of safety. Recommended by PEN One night before putting him to bed, Enaiatollahs mother tells him three things: do ... more

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  • Cover image of book To the End of the Land by David Grossman
    To the End of the Land - by David Grossman

    £9.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780099546740 | ISBN 10: 0099546744

    From one of the world's most acclaimed writers comes a novel of extraordinary power about family life the greatest human drama and the cost of war. Ora, a middle-aged mother, is on the verge of celebrating her son Ofers release from Isra ... more

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  • Cover image of book Ruth by Elizabeth Gaskell, edited by Tim Dolin
    Ruth - by Elizabeth Gaskell, edited by Tim Dolin

    £9.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780199581955 | ISBN 10: 0199581959

    'I think I must be an improper woman without knowing it, I do so manage to shock people.'   Elizabeth Gaskell's second novel challenged contemporary social attitudes by taking as its heroine a fallen woman. Ruth Hilton is an orphan a ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Shadow Lines by Amitav Ghosh
    The Shadow Lines - by Amitav Ghosh

    £10.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781848544178 | ISBN 10: 1848544170

    A wide-eyed boy growing up in suburban Calcutta in the 1960s experiences the world through the eyes of others an intoxicating older cousin, a grandmother who weaves stories from the past and a family in London whose lives are intertwined with his.& ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Small Mine by Menna Gallie
    The Small Mine - by Menna Gallie

    £8.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781906784218 | ISBN 10: 1906784213

    First published in 1962, this novel tells the tale of a young collier's death in a mining accident in Cilhendre, a fictional industrial village in the south Wales Valleys. The story vividly and sympathetically portrays how the Valley community, and i ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Yellow Wall-paper, Herland, and Selected Writings by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
    The Yellow Wall-paper, Herland, and Selected Writings - by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

    £9.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780143105855 | ISBN 10: 014310585x

    Wonderfully sardonic and slyly humorous, the writings of landmark American feminist and socialist thinker Charlotte Perkins Gilman were penned in response to her frustrations with the gender-based double standard that prevailed in America as the twen ... more

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  • Cover image of book My Driver by Maggie Gee
    My Driver - by Maggie Gee

    £7.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781846590795 | ISBN 10: 1846590795

    Vanessa Henman, a plucky but accident-prone white writer, flies out from London to Uganda for an African writers' conference. She also means to visit her former cleaner, Ugandan Mary Tendo, now the successful Executive Housekeeper of Kampala's up-mar ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sea of Poppies by Amitav Ghosh
    Sea of Poppies - by Amitav Ghosh

    £9.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780719568978 | ISBN 10: 0719568978

    At the heart of this epic saga, set just before the Opium Wars, is an old slaving-ship, the Ibis. Its destiny is a tumultuous voyage across the Indian Ocean, its crew a motley array of sailors and stowaways, coolies and convicts. In a time of colonia ... more

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  • Cover image of book Lesbian Cowboys: Erotic Adventures by Edited by Sacchi Green and Rakelle Valencia
    Lesbian Cowboys: Erotic Adventures - by Edited by Sacchi Green and Rakelle Valencia

    £11.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781573443616 | ISBN 10: 1573443611

    With stories that are edgy as shiny spurs and tender as broken-in leather, fifteen first-rate writers share their take on cowboys the iconic fantasy, the calling, and the attitude that has nothing to do with gender. Whether in the Old West or ... more

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  • Cover image of book Girl Crazy: Coming Out Erotica by Edited by Sacchi Green
    Girl Crazy: Coming Out Erotica - by Edited by Sacchi Green

    £11.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781573443524 | ISBN 10: 1573443522

    C'mon out and play!  What happens when you succumb to the tingling excitement of taking what you've long desired? You go girl crazy. "It's that surge of longing that floods body and soul, that mad rush of pleasure and pain, from tentative sel ... more

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  • Cover image of book Dreams from the Endz by Faiza Guene
    Dreams from the Endz - by Faiza Guene

    £7.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780099512929 | ISBN 10: 0099512920

    Dreams from the Endz is the story of twenty-four Ahlme, who is spirited, sassy and wise but has more problems than she knows how to deal with.  Her father, The Boss, is permanently disabled after an accident on a building site, her sixteen-year ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Spare Room by Helen Garner
    The Spare Room - by Helen Garner

    £9.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781847672674 | ISBN 10: 1847672671

    How much of ourselves must we give up to help a friend in need? Helen has little idea what lies ahead when she offers her spare room to an old friend of fifteen years. Nicola has arrived in the city for treatment for cancer. Sceptical of the ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Impostor by Damon Galgut
    The Impostor - by Damon Galgut

    £7.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781843547839 | ISBN 10: 184354783x

    When Adam moves into the abandoned house on the dusty edge of town, he is hoping to recover from the loss of his job and his home in the city. But when he meets Canning a shadowy figure from his childhood and Cannings enigmatic and beautiful wif ... more

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  • Cover image of book An Elegy for Easterly by Petina Gappah
    An Elegy for Easterly - by Petina Gappah

    £8.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780571246946 | ISBN 10: 057124694x

    A woman in a township in Zimbabwe is surrounded by throngs of dusty children but longs for a baby of her own; an old man finds that his job making coffins at No Matter Funeral Parlour brings unexpected riches; a politicians widow quietly stands by a ... more

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  • Cover image of book 20 Fragments of a Ravenous Youth by Xiaolu Guo
    20 Fragments of a Ravenous Youth - by Xiaolu Guo

    £8.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780099512936 | ISBN 10: 0099512939

    Life as a film extra in Beijing might seem hard, but Fenfang won't be defeated. She has travelled 1800 miles to seek her fortune in the city, and has no desire to return to the never-ending sweet potato fields back home.   Determined to live ... more

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  • Cover image of book Beethoven Was One-sixteenth Black by Nadine Gordimer
    Beethoven Was One-sixteenth Black - by Nadine Gordimer

    £8.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780747593843 | ISBN 10: 0747593841

    The latest collection of stories from Nobel and Man Booker Prize-winning novelist Nadine Gordimer.  This rich story collection will be a reminder to Nadine Gordimers countless admirers, and a taster for the uninitiated, of her enduring imagi ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Ice People by Maggie Gee
    The Ice People - by Maggie Gee

    £7.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781846590382 | ISBN 10: 1846590388

    It's the middle of the 21st century, and the next Ice Age has suddenly sent global wamring into reverse. Saul is one of the Ice Poeple, the threatened peoples of the northern hemisphere, who, watching their world freeze over, try to move south toward ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Anomalies by Joey Goebel
    The Anomalies - by Joey Goebel

    £7.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781905847365 | ISBN 10: 190584736x

    Luster (vocals) wants to be a rock star despite living in the ghetto with his crack-dealing brothers. Eighty-year-old Opal (guitar) is a sex-crazed party machine who has no intention of going into a home just yet. Ember (bass) loathes the world and w ... more

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  • Cover image of book Anarchipelago by Jay Griffiths
    Anarchipelago - by Jay Griffiths

    £5.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781904263234 | ISBN 10: 1904263232

    A young man's search for freedom, leaving the confines of Wimbly and finding himself living in a treehouse, a partner in grime with the road protesters of Newbury.   A sharp green tale from the multiple award-winning author of Pip Pip: A Side ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Colour of a Dog Running Away by Richard Gwyn
    The Colour of a Dog Running Away - by Richard Gwyn

    £6.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9781902638720 | ISBN 10: 1902638727

    A contemporary mystery set in the bohemian under-belly of Barecelona. This novel skillfully combines a gothic tale of a 13th century Carthar cult with an urban thriller."The love story, the black humour, the sinister thriller element, the evocation o ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Boy and the Sea by Kirsty Gunn
    The Boy and the Sea - by Kirsty Gunn

    £6.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780571230198 | ISBN 10: 0571230199

    At the start of a summer's day, Ward is waiting on the beach. His friend, Alex, wants him to come to a party at Alison's where there'll be girls and drinks and the possibilities of fun.  But Ward is shy and self-conscious and struggling to move ... more

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  • Cover image of book Qissat; Short Stories by Palestinian Women by Jo Glanville (Ed)
    Qissat; Short Stories by Palestinian Women - by Jo Glanville (Ed)

    £9.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9781846590122 | ISBN 10: 1846590124

    These fascinating and diverse stories reflect the everyday concerns of Palestinians living under occupation. Writers who were children during the first intifada appear alongside those who remember the outbreak of the Lebanese civil war. They offer co ... more

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  • Cover image of book Desertion by Abdulrazak Gurnah
    Desertion - by Abdulrazak Gurnah

    £7.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780747578956 | ISBN 10: 0747578958

    Early one morning in 1889, in a small town along the coast from Mombasa, Hassanali sets out for the mosque. But he never gets there, for out of the desert stumbles an ashen and exhausted Englishman who collapses at his feet.  That man is Martin ... more

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  • Cover image of book Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman
    Anansi Boys - by Neil Gaiman

    £9.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780755305094 | ISBN 10: 0755305094

    Fat Charlie Nancy is not having a good week. His estranged father recently dropped dead on a karaoke stage and has left Fat Charlie with much more than embarrassment.  Because, you see, Charlie has discovered that his dad wasn't just any dad. He ... more

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  • Cover image of book Get A Life by Nadine Gordimer
    Get A Life - by Nadine Gordimer

    £12.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780747582427 | ISBN 10: 0747582424

    Paul Bannerman, an ecologist in Africa, believes he controls the trajectory of his life, with the markers of vocation and marriage. But when he's diagnosed with thyroid cancer and prescribed treatment that makes him radioactive and for a period a dan ... more

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  • Cover image of book Paradise by Abdulrazak Gurnah
    Paradise - by Abdulrazak Gurnah

    £8.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9780747573999 | ISBN 10: 0747573999

    Born in East Africa, Yusuf has few qualms about the journey he is about to make. It never occurs to him to ask why he is accompanying Uncle Aziz or why the trip has been organised so suddenly, and he does not think to ask when he will be returning. B ... more

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  • Cover image of book Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
    Herland - by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

    £6.99   paperback   (2001) - ISBN 13: 9780704347007 | ISBN 10: 0704347008

    Written in 1915, this text is about three male explorers and the utopian female society they stumble upon. This is a community where war, famine and other "man-made" disasters do not exist. An early feminist classic. ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Christmas Mystery by Jostein Gaarder
    The Christmas Mystery - by Jostein Gaarder

    £8.99   paperback   (1999) - ISBN 13: 9780753808665 | ISBN 10: 0753808668

    A boy called Joachim acquires a strange old Advent calender - and uncovers from it the story of a girl called Elisabet, who disappeared from her home fifty years earlier. Elisabet has been taken back through time and right across Europe to Palestine, ... more

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