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Nebula Awards Showcase 2018

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Nebula Awards Showcase 2018

Jane Yolen

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

Paperback

The latest volume of the prestigious anthology series, published annually... [more]

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I Am Heathcliff: Stories Inspired by Wuthering Heights

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I Am Heathcliff: Stories Inspired by Wuthering Heights

Kate Mosse

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

Paperback

16 modern fiction superstars shine a startling light on the romance and pain of the infamous literary pair Heathcliff and... [more]

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Darkness and Company

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Darkness and Company

Sigitas Parulskis

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

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Part of the Peter Owen World Series: Baltics. 'Darkness and Company' is an unflinching and morally complex historical novel... [more]

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Burning Cities

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Burning Cities

Kai Aareleid

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

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Part of the Peter Owen World Series: Baltics. Estonian author Kai Aareleid's novel, 'Burning Cities', is a poetic historical... [more]

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The Green Crow

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The Green Crow

Kristine Ulberga

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

Paperback

Part of the Peter Owen World Series: Baltics. A contemporary Latvian classic and feminist 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest',... [more]

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The Hunter and other stories of men

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The Hunter and other stories of men

David Cohen

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

Paperback

A property developer fears that a burgeoning ibis population will prevent the construction of a high rise apartment complex;... [more]

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Big Sister

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Big Sister

Gunnar Staalesen

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Thriller & suspense; Fiction in translation

Paperback

When PI Varg Veum is approached to find a missing girl, by a half-sister he barely knew, his investigation takes him deep... [more]

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CoDex 1962

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CoDex 1962

Sjon

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

Paperback

A majestic, breathtaking novel by one of Iceland's greatest writers: 'an extraordinary and original writer' - AS Byatt [more]

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Dead Man's Gift and Other Stories

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Dead Man's Gift and Other Stories

Simon Kernick

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Thriller & suspense; Short stories

Paperback

DEAD MAN'S GIFTMP Tim Horton arrives home to find his seven year old son has been abducted by a ruthless gang of kidnappers.<br... [more]

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The Romance of the Three Kingdoms

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The Romance of the Three Kingdoms

Luo Guanzhong

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Fiction in translation

Paperback

This translation first published in Penguin Classics 2018 -- Title page verso. [more]

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On the Bright Side: The New Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen

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On the Bright Side: The New Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen

Hendrik Groen

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

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Eighty-five-year-old Hendrik Groen is fed up to his false teeth with coffee... [more]

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The Book of Magic

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The Book of Magic

Gardner Dozois

Fantasy; Short stories

Hardback

An anthology celebrating the witches and sorcerers of epic fantasy-featuring stories by George R. R. Martin, Scott Lynch,... [more]

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An Untouched House

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An Untouched House

Willem Frederik Hermans

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

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A mesmerizing, dark meditation on the legacy of war. An interloper and opportunist makes a grand house his own in the chaos... [more]

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Barren (#1.75 Demon Cycle)

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Barren (#1.75 Demon Cycle)

Peter V. Brett

Fantasy; Short stories

Hardback

A new Demon Cycle novella from internationally bestselling author Peter V. Brett [more]

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Evening in Paradise: More Stories

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Evening in Paradise: More Stories

Lucia Berlin

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

Hardback

From the author of A Manual for Cleaning Women: a collection of previously un-compiled stories from the short-story master... [more]

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Picnic in the Storm

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Picnic in the Storm

Yukiko Motoya

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

Hardback

These eleven surreal tales mark the English-language debut of one of Japan's most fearlessly inventive young writers [more]

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The Waiter

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The Waiter

Matias Faldbakken

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

Hardback

'As if The Remains of the Day had been written by Kingsley Amis . When at last she arrives - young, beautiful, mysterious... [more]

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China Dream

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China Dream

Ma Jian

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

Hardback

PRAISE FOR MA JIAN'S WORK`A landmark work of fiction' Daily Telegraph`Worthy of Swift or Orwell' Observer`A modern literary... [more]

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Maigret in Court (#55 Inspector Maigret)

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Maigret in Court (#55 Inspector Maigret)

Georges Simenon

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Fiction in translation

Paperback

Maigret receives an anonymous phone call concerning the brutal murder of a woman and young child. The tip off concerns the... [more]

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Maigret and the Lazy Burglar (#57 Inspector Maigret)

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Maigret and the Lazy Burglar (#57 Inspector Maigret)

Georges Simenon

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Fiction in translation

Paperback

Set against a high-profile hunt for the latest criminal gang to hit Paris, Maigret is determined to track down the murderer... [more]

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Zero

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Zero

Marc Elsberg

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Crime & mystery; Espionage & spy thriller; Fiction in translation

Paperback

Welcome to FreemeeThey can give you confidence, power, fame and all the friends in the world. [more]

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History of Violence

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History of Violence

Edouard Louis

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fiction in translation; Society & Social Sciences

Paperback

History of Violence retraces the story of that night, and looks at immigration, dispossession, racism, misery, desire and... [more]

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The Promise of Space and Other Stories

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The Promise of Space and Other Stories

James Patrick Kelly

Science fiction; Fantasy; Short stories

Paperback

James Patrick Kelly has won the Hugo, Nebula, and Locus Awards, but Kelly is far more than an award-winning author. He's a... [more]

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Years Best Science Fiction: 35th Annual Collection

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Years Best Science Fiction: 35th Annual Collection

Gardner Dozois

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

Paperback

The multiple Locus Award-winning annual collection of the year's best science fiction stories. [more]

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The Awkward Squad (#1 The Awkward Squad)

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The Awkward Squad (#1 The Awkward Squad)

Sophie Henaff

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Fiction in translation

Paperback

A new crime series with a difference: a brilliant police officer joins forces with a team of misfits to investigate decades-old... [more]

$22.99

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