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Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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Of Mice and Men - Upper Intermediate

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Of Mice and Men - Upper Intermediate

John Steinbeck

ELT literature & fiction readers; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Educational: English language: readers & reading schemes; Languages & ESL

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In California's 1930's, two unlikely friends, Lenny and George, dream of owning a farm together. Now that they've landed a... [more]

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Gould's Book Of Fish

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Gould's Book Of Fish

Richard Flanagan

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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FROM THE WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2014Once upon a time that was called 1828, before all fishes in the sea and all living... [more]

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The Sound Of One Hand Clapping

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The Sound Of One Hand Clapping

Richard Flanagan

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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FROM THE WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2014In the winter of 1954, in a construction camp in the remote Tasmanian highlands,... [more]

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The Vivisector

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The Vivisector

Patrick White

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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Hurtle Duffield is incapable of loving anything except what he paints. The people who court him are, above all, the victims... [more]

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The Eye Of The Storm

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The Eye Of The Storm

Patrick White

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTUREElizabeth Hunter, an ex-socialite in her eighties, has a mystical experience during a summer storm... [more]

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Nectar in a Sieve

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Nectar in a Sieve

Kamala Markandaya

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

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This beautiful and eloquent story tells of a simple peasant woman in a primitive village in India whose whole life is a gallant... [more]

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Pride and Prejudice

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Pride and Prejudice

Jane Austen

Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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When the wealthy and very eligible bachelor Charles Bingley purchases an estate in the Bennets' small town, he and the beautiful... [more]

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Little Goody Two-Shoes and Other Stories: Originally Published by John Newbery

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Little Goody Two-Shoes and Other Stories: Originally Published by John Newbery...

Matthew Grenby

Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; Children's literature studies: general; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Children's & Educational

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John Newbery is celebrated as the first successful publisher of children's books, and the founder of modern children's literature.... [more]

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Blandings: TV Tie-In

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Blandings: TV Tie-In

P. G. Wodehouse

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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NOW A MAJOR BBC DRAMA STARRING TIMOTHY SPALL, DAVID WALLIAMS AND JENNIFER SAUNDERSPublished to coincide with the star-filled... [more]

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Sense and Sensibility

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Sense and Sensibility

Jane Austen

Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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Following the death of Mr Dashwood, his wife and three daughters are forced to leave their estate and live in a small cottage... [more]

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For The Term Of His Natural Life: Popular Penguins

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For The Term Of His Natural Life: Popular Penguins

Marcus Clarke

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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The main focus of this great convict novel is the complex interaction between those in power and those who suffer, made meaningful... [more]

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Jeeves in the Offing: (Jeeves & Wooster)

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Jeeves in the Offing: (Jeeves & Wooster)

P. G. Wodehouse

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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A Jeeves and Wooster novelJeeves is on holiday in Herne Bay, and while he's away the world caves in on Bertie Wooster. And... [more]

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A Month in the Country

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A Month in the Country

J. L. Carr

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

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In the summer of 1920 two men, both war survivors meet in the quiet English countryside. One is living in the church, intent... [more]

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Lolita

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Lolita

Vladimir Nabokov

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

Paperback

A novel that studies the moral disintegration of a man whose obsessive desire to possess his step-daughter destroys the lives... [more]

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Le Parti Pris DES Choses

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Le Parti Pris DES Choses

Francis Ponge

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Languages & ESL

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Melmoth the Wanderer

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Melmoth the Wanderer

Charles Robert Maturin

Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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After striking a deal with the Devil, Sebastian Melmoth searches for someone to take his place in the Faustian bargain. Written... [more]

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The Tale of Genji: The Authentic First Translation of the World's Earliest Novel

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The Tale of Genji: The Authentic First Translation of the World's Earliest...

Murasaki Shikibu

Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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The most famous work of Japanese literature and the world's first novel written a thousand years ago and one of the enduring... [more]

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The Weather In The Streets

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The Weather In The Streets

Rosamond Lehmann

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

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A novel of searing honesty and a passionate portrayal of forbidden love. Published as part of a beautifully designed series... [more]

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The Girls of Slender Means

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The Girls of Slender Means

Muriel Spark

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Crime & mystery; Women's health

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This is Sparks witty portrait of a London ladies' hostel just emerging from the shadow of World War II. While the young women... [more]

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Fire from Heaven

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Fire from Heaven

Mary Renault

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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In the first novel of her stunning trilogy, Mary Renault vividly imagines the life of Alexander the Great, the charismatic... [more]

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The Return Of The Soldier

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The Return Of The Soldier

Rebecca West

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

Paperback

This is a masterful novel about a shell-shocked, amnesiac soldier returning from WWI to the three women who love him. Published... [more]

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The Mandelbaum Gate

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The Mandelbaum Gate

Muriel Spark

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Espionage & spy thriller; Women's health

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When a young English woman, a half-Jewish Catholic convert, insists upon crossing over from Israel into Jordan to rendezvous... [more]

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Fools and Mortals

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Fools and Mortals

Bernard Cornwell

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Historical fiction; Advocate - Historical Fiction

Paperback

A dramatic departure for the #1 bestseller. A gripping story of rivalry and ambition, loyalty and love set in the heart of... [more]

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The Hunters

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The Hunters

Kat Gordon

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Historical fiction

Paperback

Sweeping, evocative and sumptuously told, The Hunters is a dramatic coming-of-age story, a complex portrayal of first love... [more]

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Berlin Alexanderplatz

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Berlin Alexanderplatz

Alfred Doeblin

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

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The great novel of 1920s Berlin life, in a new translation by Michael Hofmann, translator of Alone in Berlin Franz Biberkopf... [more]

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