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Not One of Us: Stories of Aliens on Earth

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Not One of Us: Stories of Aliens on Earth

Neil Clarke

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

Paperback

Mankind comes face to face with extraterrestrial life in this short fiction reprint anthology from Clarkesworld publisher... [more]

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A Place Bewitched and Other Stories

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A Place Bewitched and Other Stories

Nikolai Gogol

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

Paperback

An original selection of short fiction from one of the greats of Russian literature [more]

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Horror Stories: Classic Tales from Hoffmann to Hodgson

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Horror Stories: Classic Tales from Hoffmann to Hodgson

Darryl Jones (Professor, Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Trinity College Dublin)

Anthologies (non-poetry); Horror & ghost stories; Classic horror & ghost stories; Short stories

Paperback

This anthology brings together 29 of the greatest horror stories from the British, Irish, American, and European traditions... [more]

$17.95

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Vita Nostra

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Vita Nostra

Marina Dyachenko, Sergey Dyachenko

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

Paperback

Our life is brief . .... [more]

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An Agent of Utopia

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An Agent of Utopia

Andy Duncan

Science fiction; Fantasy; Short stories

Paperback

Andy Duncan has shamelessly told flat-out made-up stories for twenty years, and this book right here is the evidence! [more]

$31.95

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Time and Time Again: Sixteen Trips in Time

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Time and Time Again: Sixteen Trips in Time

Robert Silverberg

Science fiction; Short stories

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Beloved sci-fi Grand Master Robert Silverberg collects all his best time travel fiction in one place, with new introductions... [more]

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Best Summer Stories

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Best Summer Stories

Aviva Tuffield

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

Paperback

<strong>Brilliant short fiction from some of Australia's most talented storytellers</strong><br... [more]

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The Erasers

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The Erasers

Alain Robbe-Grillet

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

Paperback

Cleverly deconstructing the detective-fiction genre, The Erasers, Alain Robbe-Grillet's first published novel, shifts between... [more]

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The Piazza Tales

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The Piazza Tales

Herman Melville

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Short stories

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This volume, first published in 1856, collects three of Melville's most important pieces of prose fiction: 'Bartleby, the... [more]

$16.99

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Prophecies

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Prophecies

Leonardo da Vinci

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Fiction in translation

Paperback

This volume also contains a further selection of Leonardo da Vinci's fragmentary writings, in the form of fables and aphorisms.... [more]

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Tropisms

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Tropisms

Nathalie Sarraute

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

Paperback

First published in 1939 to little fanfare, Tropisms was ahead of its time and finally received the recognition it deserved... [more]

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Frankenstein in Baghdad: SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER INTERNATIONAL PRIZE 2018

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Frankenstein in Baghdad: SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER INTERNATIONAL PRIZE...

Ahmed Saadawi

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); War & combat fiction; Horror & ghost stories; Science fiction; Fiction in translation

Paperback

A satirical reimagining of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein set in war-torn Baghdad [more]

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The Day I Found You

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The Day I Found You

Pedro Chagas Freitas

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

Paperback

An unforgettable book from Portugal's bestselling author that promises to change how we write about love [more]

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Checkpoint

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Checkpoint

David Albahari

Fiction & Literature; Fiction in translation

Paperback

From the award-winning Serbian author David Albahari comes a devastating and Kafkaesque war fable about an army unit sent... [more]

$22.99

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The Girl in the Fog

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The Girl in the Fog

Donato Carrisi

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Fiction in translation

Paperback

A stylish new thriller from international phenomenon and bestselling author Donato Carrisi [more]

$22.99

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At the End of the Century: The stories of Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

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At the End of the Century: The stories of Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

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

Paperback

Multi-layered, subtle, insightful short stories from the inimitable Booker-prize winning author, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala [more]

$24.99

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E.E.G.

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E.E.G.

Dasa Drndic

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

Paperback

A bristling follow-on from Belladonna - shortlisted for both the EBRD Prize and the Oxford-Weidenfeld Translation Prize [more]

$29.99

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Bedtime Stories for Stressed Out Adults

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Bedtime Stories for Stressed Out Adults

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

Paperback

10 minute tales to soothe tired souls. A night time companion for frazzled adults, including calming classic stories and poems... [more]

$32.99

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A Hero Born (#1 Condor Heroes)

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A Hero Born (#1 Condor Heroes)

Jin Yong

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Fiction in translation

Paperback

The most popular series by the most successful Chinese author - a cultural monument translated into English for the first... [more]

$22.99

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Griffith Review #62: All Being Equal - The Novella Project VI

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Griffith Review #62: All Being Equal - The Novella Project VI

Ashley Hay

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

Paperback

Late last year, after a decade of what was at times a bitter and divisive debate, Australians made it clear that their understanding... [more]

$27.99

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More Deadly Than the Male: Masterpieces from the Queens of Horror

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More Deadly Than the Male: Masterpieces from the Queens of Horror

Graeme Davis

Anthologies (non-poetry); Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Horror & ghost stories; Short stories

Hardback

A darkly luminous new anthology collecting the most terrifying horror stories by renowned female authors, presenting anew... [more]

$41.95

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You Know You Want This

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You Know You Want This

Kristen Roupenian

Fiction & Literature; Horror & ghost stories; Short stories

Hardback

'If you enjoyed Cat Person, this is for you' Evening StandardThe truth was that if a woman bit a man in an office environment,... [more]

$29.99

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In/Half

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In/Half

Jasmin B. Frelih

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

Hardback

A highly topical and extraordinary debut from one of Slovenia's rising stars [more]

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Family Lexicon

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Family Lexicon

Natalia Ginzburg

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

Paperback

First published in the 1960s, Family Lexicon is an intimate, enchanting and comedic novel about memory, language, and the... [more]

$19.99

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What We're Teaching Our Sons

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What We're Teaching Our Sons

Owen Booth

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

Paperback

Wise and funny, touching and true, What We're Teaching Our Sons is for anyone who has ever wondered how to be a grown up.... [more]

$22.99

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