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The Encyclopedia of the Dead

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The Encyclopedia of the Dead

Danilo Kis

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

Paperback

Combining fact and fiction, epic and miniature, horror and comedy, this book tells stories about love and death, truth and... [more]

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The Boy Who Stole Attila's Horse

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The Boy Who Stole Attila's Horse

Ivan Repila

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

Paperback

Two brothers, Big and Small, are trapped at the bottom of a well, stalked by madness and with no means of escape. Struggling... [more]

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Fall of Man in Wilmslow

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Fall of Man in Wilmslow

David Lagercrantz

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

Paperback

Tasked with investigating the suicide of a local recluse, Alan Turing, Det Sgt Corell is torn between admiration for the dead... [more]

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The Very Best of Kate Elliott

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The Very Best of Kate Elliott

Kate Elliott

Fantasy; Short stories

Paperback

Strong heroines and riveting storytelling are the hallmark of groundbreaking fantasy author Kate Elliott. Elliott is a highly-compelling... [more]

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The Body Where I Was Born

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The Body Where I Was Born

Guadalupe Nettel

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

Paperback

â??I was born with a white spot, or what others call a birthmark, on the cornea of my right eye. That spot would have... [more]

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Self-Help: Faber Modern Classics

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Self-Help: Faber Modern Classics

Lorrie Moore

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

Paperback

Complicated, awkward, funny, cruel, heartbroken, mysterious, this is forms an idiosyncratic guide to female existence. It... [more]

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Wind/ Pinball: Two Novels

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Wind/ Pinball: Two Novels

Haruki Murakami

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

Hardback

A novel that follows the fortunes of the narrator and his friend, known only by his nickname, the Rat. [more]

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Song for an Approaching Storm

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Song for an Approaching Storm

Peter Froberg Idling

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

Paperback

Translation of: Seang till den storm som ska komma. [more]

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On Leave

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On Leave

Daniel Anselme

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

Paperback

Lays bare the darkest moment of France's post-war history. This book presents a timeless evocation of what the history books... [more]

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Liberty Bar: Maigret #17

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Liberty Bar: Maigret #17

Georges Simenon

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Fiction in translation

Paperback

Dazzled at first by the glamour of sunny Antibes, Maigret soon finds himself immersed in the less salubrious side of the Riviera... [more]

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When There's Nowhere Else to Run

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When There's Nowhere Else to Run

Murray Middleton

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

Paperback

'Masterfully controlled ... lingers long in the memory.' Rohan Wilson, author of The Roving Party and To Name Those Lost'Assured,... [more]

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New Cthulhu 2: More Recent Weird

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New Cthulhu 2: More Recent Weird

John Langan, Elizabeth Bear, Sarah Monette, Charles Stross

Horror & ghost stories; Fantasy; Short stories

Paperback

Written with a pervasive atmosphere of unexplainable dread - are more relevant than ever, this title helps us to explore the... [more]

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El Caballero de Los Siete Reinos [Knight of the Seven Kingdoms-Spanish]

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El Caballero de Los Siete Reinos [Knight of the Seven Kingdoms-Spanish]...

George R R Martin

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Adventure; Fantasy; Short stories; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Cien anos antes de Juego de tronos llega por fin la precuela de la aclamada Cancion de hielo y fuego... Doscientos anos... [more]

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Something Special, Something Rare: Outstanding Short Stories by Australian Women

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Something Special, Something Rare: Outstanding Short Stories by Australian...

Black Inc. (ed.)

Anthologies (non-poetry); Fiction & Literature; Short stories

Paperback

Something Special, Something Rare presents outstanding short fiction by Australia's finest female writers. These are tales... [more]

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Panthers and the Museum of Fire

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Panthers and the Museum of Fire

Jen Craig

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

Paperback

Panther & the Museum of Fire is a novella about walking, memory and writing. The narrator walks from Glebe to a central Sydney... [more]

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All Days are Night

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All Days are Night

Peter Stamm

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

Paperback

From the Man Booker International-nominated author of Seven Years and We're Flying, a powerful new novel about a perfect life... [more]

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Look Who's Back

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Look Who's Back

Timur Vermes

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

Paperback

Hitler returns to life in modern Berlin and becomes a media sensation. [more]

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One Night, Markovitch

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One Night, Markovitch

Ayelet Gundar-Goshen

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

Paperback

Two men are crossing the sea to marry women they have never met, in order to help them escape war-torn Europe for the Jewish... [more]

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Guilty Parties: The Fourth CWA Anthology

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Guilty Parties: The Fourth CWA Anthology

Martin Edwards

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Short stories

Paperback

Severn House is proud to be publishing a collection of new stories from the glittering talent of the members of the Crime... [more]

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Can't and Won't

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Can't and Won't

Lydia Davis

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

Paperback

With titles like 'A Story of Stolen Salamis', 'Letters to a Frozen Pea Manufacturer', 'A Small Story About a Small Box of... [more]

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The Misty Harbour: Maigret #16

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The Misty Harbour: Maigret #16

Georges Simenon

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Fiction in translation

Paperback

A man picked up for wandering in obvious distress among the cars and buses on the Grands Boulevards. Questioned in French,... [more]

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Childhood Memories and Other Stories

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Childhood Memories and Other Stories

Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Fiction in translation

Paperback

From the atmospheric recollections of the Palazzo Lampedusa in Palermo at the turn of the twentieth century in 'Childhood... [more]

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News from Berlin

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News from Berlin

Otto de Kat

Fiction & Literature; Second World War fiction; Fiction in translation

Paperback

1941. A Dutch diplomat learns of Hitler's plans for Russia. His family is at risk. Should he raise the alarm or put them first?... [more]

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The Second Deadly Sin: Rebecka Martinsson #5

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The Second Deadly Sin: Rebecka Martinsson #5

Asa Larsson

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Fiction in translation

Paperback

At the end of a deadly bear hunt across the wilderness of Northern Sweden, the hunters are shaken by a horrifying discovery...... [more]

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The Tell-Tale Heart

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The Tell-Tale Heart

Edgar Allan Poe

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

Includes stories about murder, mystery and madness, portraying the author's feverish imagination at its creative height. [more]

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