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Fiction: special features

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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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Hieroglyph: Stories and Visions for a Better Future

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Hieroglyph: Stories and Visions for a Better Future

Ed Finn, Kathryn Cramer

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

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Inspired by New York Times bestselling author Neal Stephenson, an anthology of stories, set in the near future, from some... [more]

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Mermaids and Other Mysteries of the Deep

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Mermaids and Other Mysteries of the Deep

Caitlin R. Kiernan, Margo Lanagan, Sarah Monette, Catherynne M. Valente

Fantasy; Short stories

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Dating back to ancient Assyria, folkloric tales of mermaids, sirens, rusalka, nymphs, selkes, and other seafolk are found... [more]

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Professor Challenger: New Worlds, Lost Places

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Professor Challenger: New Worlds, Lost Places

J R Campbell, Charles Prepolec

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

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Science seeks knowledge! Let the knowledge lead us where it will, we still must seek it! To know once for all what we are,... [more]

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The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Nine

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The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Nine

Jonathan Strahan

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

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The best of the year's Science Fiction and Fantasy stories as selected by the multiple award-winning editor Jonathan Strahan.... [more]

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Grey Souls

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Grey Souls

Philippe Claudel

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

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A mesmerising and atmospheric tale of three mysterious deaths in an oddly isolated French village during World War I. [more]

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The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair

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The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair

Joel Dicker

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

Paperback

A crime story. A love story. A worldwide phenomenon. More than 2 million copies sold [more]

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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

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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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Liberty Bar: Maigret #17

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Liberty Bar: Maigret #17

Georges Simenon

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Fiction in translation

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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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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

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

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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

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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

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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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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

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Translation of: Seang till den storm som ska komma. [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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On Leave

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On Leave

Daniel Anselme

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

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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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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

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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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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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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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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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