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The Shadow Girls

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The Shadow Girls

Henning Mankell

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fiction in translation

Paperback

Tea-Bag, a young Nigerian girl, has fled a refugee camp in Spain for the promise of a new life in Sweden. Tania has made a... [more]

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In the Darkness: Insepector Sejer #1

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In the Darkness: Insepector Sejer #1

Karin Fossum

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Fiction in translation

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Eva is walking by the river with her seven-year-old daughter when they catch sight of a man's body in the water. Eva tells... [more]

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The Elephant Keepers' Children

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The Elephant Keepers' Children

Peter Hoeg

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fiction in translation

Paperback

From the author of Smilla's Sense of Snow comes an epic novel about faith and the magic of everyday life. Told from the... [more]

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Here

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Here

Alan Warner, A. L. Kennedy, Alasdair Gray

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

<div>Here is about the elsewhere at home. With insightful new work from Theresa Breslin, Ali Smith, Alasdair Gray and Miguel... [more]

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The Mirror Maker

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The Mirror Maker

Primo Levi

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

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Twenty-five years of the best of Primo Levi's essays or matters as diverse on The Holocaust and the Austrian Wine-as-anti-freeze... [more]

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The Hunger Angel: A Novel

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The Hunger Angel: A Novel

Herta Muller

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fiction in translation

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A masterful new novel from the Nobel Prize-winner, who depicts the 'landscape of the dispossessed' with 'the concentration... [more]

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This Is How You Lose Her

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This Is How You Lose Her

Junot Diaz

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

Paperback

Offers a collection of linked narratives about love - passionate love, illicit love, dying love, maternal love - told through... [more]

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Elephants in the Bush and other Yamatji Yarns

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Elephants in the Bush and other Yamatji Yarns

Clarrie Cameron

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

Paperback

From station life to dusty outback towns, Clarrie Cameron recreates the campfire yarns of his past on the page by deftly weaving... [more]

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The Boat

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The Boat

Nam Le

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

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A collection of seven stories including the story of 14-year-old Juan, a hit man in Colombia; an aging painter mourning the... [more]

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The Treasury of the Fantastic: Romanticism to Early Twentieth Century Literature

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The Treasury of the Fantastic: Romanticism to Early Twentieth Century Literature...

David Sandner, Jacob Weisman

Anthologies (non-poetry); Fantasy; Short stories

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The fantastic, the supernatural, the poetic, and the macabre entwine in this incomparable culmination of storytelling. Imaginative... [more]

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A Schoolboy's Diary and Other Stories

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A Schoolboy's Diary and Other Stories

Robert Walser

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

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A new collection of more than seventy stories by the iconic modern writer Robert Walser. [more]

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Someday We'll Tell Each Other Everything

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Someday We'll Tell Each Other Everything

Daniela Krien

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fiction in translation

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A highly charged, compelling love story, set against the backdrop of German re-unification. [more]

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The Hunter and Other Stories

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The Hunter and Other Stories

Dashiell Hammett

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Short stories

Hardback

From the author of hard-boiled detective fiction classics such as The Maltese Falcon and The Thin Man comes a stunning... [more]

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The Missing File: Inspector Avraham Avraham #1

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The Missing File: Inspector Avraham Avraham #1

D. A. Mishani

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Fiction in translation

Paperback

A missing child. A ticking clock. An impossible twist. [more]

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The Collected Stories of Stefan Zweig

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The Collected Stories of Stefan Zweig

Stefan Zweig

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Short stories; Fiction in translation

Hardback

Twenty-two stories by Stefan Zweig, one of the most popular writers of short fiction of the twentieth century, all translated... [more]

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The Brighter Buccaneer

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The Brighter Buccaneer

Leslie Charteris

Fiction & Literature; Thriller & suspense; Short stories

Paperback

The Saint is back - the thirty-five original books starring the debonair classic crime hero are being republished in print... [more]

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The Saint Intervenes

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The Saint Intervenes

Leslie Charteris

Fiction & Literature; Thriller & suspense; Short stories

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The Saint is back - the thirty-five original books starring the debonair classic crime hero are being republished in print... [more]

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Pushkin Hills

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Pushkin Hills

Sergei Dovlatov

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fiction in translation

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Populated with unforgettable characters, such as Alikhanov's fellow guides Mitrofanov and Pototsky or the KGB officer Belyaev,... [more]

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The Confession of a Child of the Century

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The Confession of a Child of the Century

Alfred de Musset

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Fiction in translation

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Offering a vivid, opulent portrayal of obsession and despair, this title is also a philosophical portrait of a man and his... [more]

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Smoke

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Smoke

Ivan Turgenev

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Fiction in translation

Paperback

Around this love story Turgenev constructs a sharply satirical expose of his countrymen, which famously embroiled its author... [more]

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The Fun Parts

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The Fun Parts

Sam Lipsyte

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

A funny, irreverent, turbo-charged book from a master of American satirical writing [more]

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Botchan

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Botchan

Soseki Natsume

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Fiction in translation

Paperback

This 1906 Japanese novel was based on the author's experiences as a teacher who moves from the city to the provinces. Will... [more]

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Jonah and Co. (Green Popular Penguins)

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Jonah and Co. (Green Popular Penguins)

Dornford Yates

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

Rich, handsome, leisured, sophisticated, Berry, Jonah and co are an unforgettable group of individuals who get mixed up in... [more]

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Don't Look Now and Other Stories (Green Popular Penguins)

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Don't Look Now and Other Stories (Green Popular Penguins)

Daphne Du Maurier

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

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John and Laura have come to Venice to try and escape the pain of their daughter's death. But when they encounter two old women... [more]

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Berry and Co. (Green Popular Penguins)

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Berry and Co. (Green Popular Penguins)

Dornford Yates

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

This collection of short stories featuring 'Berry' Pleydell and his chaotic entourage established Dornford Yates' reputation... [more]

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