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The Beggar and the Hare

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The Beggar and the Hare

Tuomas Kyro

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

Hardback

Vatanescu, an impoverished Romanian construction worker, wants a future for himself and a pair of football boots for his son.... [more]

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Summer Lovin'

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Summer Lovin'

Liz Byrski

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

Paperback

Summer Lovin brings you fourteen stories about love from some of Australia's best-known writers. From love found to love lost,... [more]

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The Dark Angel

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The Dark Angel

Dominique Sylvain

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Fiction in translation

Paperback

Introducing Lola Jost and Ingrid Diesel, a mismatched pair of amateur sleuths always one step ahead of the Paris police...... [more]

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Ashes in My Mouth, Sand in My Shoes

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Ashes in My Mouth, Sand in My Shoes

Per Petterson

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

Paperback

Arvid Jansen is a young boy who lives on the outskirts of Oslo. It's the early sixties, his father works in a shoe factory... [more]

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A Man In Love: My Struggle #2

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A Man In Love: My Struggle #2

Karl Ove Knausgaard

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

Paperback

A book about leaving your wife and everything you know. It is about fresh starts, about love, about friendship. It is also... [more]

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The Casebook of Newbury and Hobbes: Volume One

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The Casebook of Newbury and Hobbes: Volume One

George Mann

Historical mysteries; Fantasy; Short stories

Paperback

A collection of short stories detailing the supernatural steampunk adventures of detective duo, Sir Maurice Newbury and Miss... [more]

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The Family (Film Tie-In)

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The Family (Film Tie-In)

Tonino Benacquista

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Fiction in translation

Paperback

Tie-in edition to the film 'The Family' with Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer and Tommy Lee Jones, to be released in November... [more]

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Pig's Foot

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Pig's Foot

Carlos Acosta

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

Paperback

Oscar Mandinga, great-grandchild of the founders of a small hamlet of wooden shacks and red earth deep in the Cuban hinterland,... [more]

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Petit Mal

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Petit Mal

D. B. C. Pierre

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

Paperback

Offers a collection of short fictions, philosophical vignettes and aphoristic interludes. Drawing on memoir and a life lived... [more]

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Death in Florence: Inspector Bordelli #4

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Death in Florence: Inspector Bordelli #4

Marco Vichi

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Fiction in translation

Paperback

The multiple prize-winning fourth book in the Inspector Bordelli crime series, translated from the Italian. [more]

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End of the Road: An Anthology of Original Short Stories

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End of the Road: An Anthology of Original Short Stories

Jonathan Oliver

Anthologies (non-poetry); Horror & ghost stories; Science fiction; Fantasy; Short stories

Paperback

The critically acclaimed editor of Magic, The End of The Line and House of Fear has brought together the contemporary masters... [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

Hardback

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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Metatropolis

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Metatropolis

Jay Lake, Tobias S Buckell, Elizabeth Bear, Karl Schroeder

Anthologies (non-poetry); Science fiction; Short stories

Paperback

More than an anthology, METAtropolis is the brainchild of five of science fiction's hottest writers--Elizabeth Bear, Tobias... [more]

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Space Opera

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Space Opera

Jay Lake, Kage Baker, Elizabeth Bear, Robert Reed, Alastair Reynolds

Science fiction; Space opera; Short stories

Paperback

Spans a range of epic interstellar adventure stories told against a limitless cosmos filled with exotic aliens, heroic characters,... [more]

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A Cosmic Christmas 2 You

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A Cosmic Christmas 2 You

Connie Willis, Frederick Pohl, Joe Haldeman, Tony Daniel

Science fiction; Space opera; Short stories

Paperback

Loaded with thrills, chills and maybe even a little eggnog, here are tales of Christmas in the future, in the past (though... [more]

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The Keepers: Christmas in Salem

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The Keepers: Christmas in Salem

Heather Graham, Deborah LeBlanc, Kathleen Pickering, Beth Ciotta

Anthologies (non-poetry); Horror & ghost stories; Fantasy; Adult & contemporary romance; Short stories

Paperback

This holiday season, armed with love and passion, can the Keepers stop the reign of Darkness? Christmas is coming to Salem,... [more]

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The Skin

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The Skin

Curzio Malaparte

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

Paperback

It is a shameful thing to win a war. The reliably unorthodox Curzio Malaparte's own service as an Italian liaison officer... [more]

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The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries

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The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries

Otto Penzler

Anthologies (non-poetry); Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Crime & mystery; Short stories

Paperback

A Vintage crime/Black lizard original --Title page verso. [more]

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The House of Ulloa

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The House of Ulloa

Emilia Pardo Bazan, Paul O'Prey

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

Paperback

Follows pure and pious Father Julian Alvarez, who is sent to a remote country estate to put the affairs of the marquis, an... [more]

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The Complete Short Stories: Volume Two

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The Complete Short Stories: Volume Two

Roald Dahl

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

Paperback

Includes eight tales such as 'Parson's Pleasure', a piece of furniture is the subject of a deceitful bargain; in 'William... [more]

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The Complete Short Stories: Volume One

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The Complete Short Stories: Volume One

Roald Dahl

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

Paperback

Collects adult short stories, in which the author begins by using his experiences in the war to write fiction. In 27 stories,... [more]

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The Concert

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The Concert

Ismail Kadare

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

Paperback

It's the 1970s and cracks are starting to appear in the alliance between China and its Communist cohort Albania. When an Albanian... [more]

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An Elegant Young Man

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An Elegant Young Man

Luke Carman

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

Paperback

Luke Carman’s first book of fiction is a collection of monologues and stories which tells it how it is on Australia’s... [more]

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A Second Chance at Eden: Night's Dawn

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A Second Chance at Eden: Night's Dawn

Peter F. Hamilton

Science fiction; Short stories

Paperback

Set in the same universe as his Nights Dawn trilogy, this is a brilliant collection of six short stories and a novella from... [more]

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Beyond the Rift

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Beyond the Rift

Peter Watts

Horror & ghost stories; Short stories

Paperback

Skillfully combining complex science with finely executed prose, these edgy, award-winning tales explore the always-shifting... [more]

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