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The Brighter Buccaneer

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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Strange Weather in Tokyo

Strange Weather in Tokyo

Hiromi Kawakami

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

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An award-winning novel from one of Japan's most exciting literary voices: a short, simple and touching story of an unlikely... [more]

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Botchan

Botchan

Soseki Natsume

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

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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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Pushkin Hills

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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Pleasures and Days

Pleasures and Days

Marcel Proust

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

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Rich in language and detail, and by turns satirical and moving, Proust's stories - presented here in Andrew Brown's nuanced... [more]

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The Saint Intervenes

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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Smoke

Smoke

Ivan Turgenev

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Fiction in translation

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

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

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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Henry Lawson While the Billy Boils: The Original Newspaper Versions

Henry Lawson While the Billy Boils: The Original Newspaper Versions

Paul Eggert (Australian Defence Force Academy Canberra)

Biography: general; Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Short stories

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Fifty-two of Henry Lawson's stories and sketches that he had first published in newspapers and magazines from 1888 onwards... [more]

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The Mammoth Book of Angels and Demons

The Mammoth Book of Angels and Demons

Paula Guran

Anthologies (non-poetry); Fantasy; Short stories

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<br>Anthology of 27 fantasy tales on angels and demons, good and bad, from Neil Gaiman, George R.R. Martin and more. [more]

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The Mijo Tree

The Mijo Tree

Janet Frame

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

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'But the mijo seed had other ideas for herself. She wanted so much immediately to live a life of ease and power.' The Mijo... [more]

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The Year's Best Science Fiction: Thirtieth Annual Collection

The Year's Best Science Fiction: Thirtieth Annual Collection

Gardner Dozois

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

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This anthology marks the 27th edition of the award-winning annual compilationof the year's best science fiction stories. [more]

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The Mistletoe Bride and Other Haunting Tales

The Mistletoe Bride and Other Haunting Tales

Kate Mosse

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Horror & ghost stories; Short stories

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A wonderfully atmospheric collection of stories from one of our most captivating writers, inspired by ghost stories, traditional... [more]

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The Early Science Fiction of Philip K. Dick

The Early Science Fiction of Philip K. Dick

Philip K. Dick

Science fiction; Short stories

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This anthology presents short stories and novellas that originally appeared in pulp magazines of the early 1950s, including... [more]

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The Melancholy of Mechagirl

The Melancholy of Mechagirl

Catherynne M. Valente

Science fiction; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories

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The first non-Japanese novel in the Haikasoru imprint, from the award-winning author Catherynne Valente. [more]

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This Is How You Die: Stories of the Inscrutable, Infallible, Inescapable Machine of Death

This Is How You Die: Stories of the Inscrutable, Infallible, Inescapable...

Matthew Bennardo, Ryan North

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

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The Best of Hammer and Bolter: Volume Two

The Best of Hammer and Bolter: Volume Two

Christian Dunn

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

Paperback

Hammer and Bolter is Black Library's digital magazine, bringing you the... [more]

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Beyond Rue Morgue: Further Tales of Edgar Allan Poe's 1st Detective

Beyond Rue Morgue: Further Tales of Edgar Allan Poe's 1st Detective

Edgar Allan Poe

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

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Features literary detective, Le Chevalier C Auguste Dupin. This title deals with Dupin's exploits with a touch of the strange... [more]

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Complete Stories

Complete Stories

Kingsley Amis

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

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Includes a collection spans many genres, offering ingenious alternative histories, mystery and horror, satirical reflections... [more]

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The Collected Stories of Rumpole

The Collected Stories of Rumpole

Sir John Mortimer

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

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Features twenty classic tales of Horace Rumpole in which he battles through the Old Bailey, whether defending various members... [more]

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No Way Back

No Way Back

Theodor Fontane

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Fiction in translation

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Charming, cheerful Count Holk is delighted to be called away from his solemn wife to the distant court of a Danish princess.... [more]

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An Englishman in Madrid

An Englishman in Madrid

Eduardo Mendoza

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

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With Spain on the brink of civil war, the race for a lost Velazquez painting begins... [more]

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On Tangled Paths

On Tangled Paths

Theodor Fontane

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Fiction in translation

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Lene is a beautiful, orphaned young seamstress, and Botho is a handsome, aristocratic cavalry officer. They are in love, yet... [more]

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Transactions

Transactions

Ali Alizadeh

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

Paperback

An electric collection of fiction from the Prime Minister's Prize shortlisted author [more]

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Inspector Montalbano: The First Three Novels in the Series

Inspector Montalbano: The First Three Novels in the Series

Andrea Camilleri

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Fiction in translation

Paperback

The first three books in the Inspector Montalbano crime series - now a major BBC4 TV series [more]

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