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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

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The Accidental Further Adventures of the Hundred-Year-Old Man

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The Accidental Further Adventures of the Hundred-Year-Old Man

Jonas Jonasson

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Advocate - Fiction

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The sequel to Jonas Jonasson's international bestseller The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared... [more]

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First Person

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First Person

Richard Flanagan

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

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Young and penniless, Kif Kehlmann, is rung in the middle of the night by notorious con man and corporate criminal, Siegfried... [more]

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Princess of Blood (#2 God Fragments)

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Princess of Blood (#2 God Fragments)

Tom Lloyd

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy

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It's not easy being an honest man in a lawless world. Brand new heroic fantasy from the bestselling author of the TWILIGHT... [more]

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Warlight

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Warlight

Michael Ondaatje

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

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In a narrative as mysterious as memory itself - at once both shadowed and luminous - Warlight is a vivid, thrilling novel... [more]

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The Atomic Weight of Love

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The Atomic Weight of Love

Elizabeth J. Church

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

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A luminous and enthralling story of birds and science, ambition and sacrifice, revolutions - both big and small - and the... [more]

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T'choupi et le Pere Noel

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T'choupi et le Pere Noel

Thierry Courtin

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Languages & ESL

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Une histoire à lire à deux voix : la maman ou le papa lit le texte et l'enfant le mot illustré. [more]

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The Chosen

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The Chosen

Chaim Potok

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

Paperback

A baseball injury precipitates a friendship between two boys from Hasidic and Zionist families. [more]

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Chasse a l'Ours (Lutin Poche)

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Chasse a l'Ours (Lutin Poche)

H Oxenbury

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Languages & ESL

Paperback

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The Honourable Thief

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The Honourable Thief

Meaghan Wilson Anastasios

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Adventure; Historical adventure; Historical fiction; Advocate - Historical Fiction

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Introducing archaeologist Benedict Hitchens on his quest for redemption - a tale of honour, passion, heroes and thieves. [more]

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Clock Dance

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Clock Dance

Anne Tyler

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Advocate - Fiction

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A bittersweet novel of family and self-discovery from the Sunday Times bestselling, award-winning author of A Spool of Blue... [more]

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Beautiful Revolutionary

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Beautiful Revolutionary

Laura Elizabeth Woollett

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Contemporary non-Christian & para-Christian cults & sects; Advocate - Australian Fiction

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The thrilling new novel, inspired by Jim Jones's Peoples Temple, from the author of The Love of a Bad Man. [more]

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Our Life In The Forest

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Our Life In The Forest

Marie Darrieussecq

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

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In the near future, a woman is writing in the depths of a forest. She's cold. Her body is falling apart, as is the world around... [more]

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The Mere Wife

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The Mere Wife

Maria Dahvana Headley

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction; Folklore, myths & legends; Advocate - Fiction

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New York Times bestselling author Maria Dahvana Headley's fierce, feminist retelling of the classic tale of Beowulf. [more]

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The Biographer's Lover

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The Biographer's Lover

Ruby Murray

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

Paperback

The Biographer’s Lover is a novel about Australia’s complex relationship with memory, and the role gender plays... [more]

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The Betrayal

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The Betrayal

Kate Furnivall

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Advocate - Fiction

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Orchid & the Wasp

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Orchid & the Wasp

Caoilinn Hughes

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

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An anarchic and hilarious portrait of a downwardly mobile family in post-crash Dublin [more]

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Goodwood

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Goodwood

Holly Throsby

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Advocate - Australian Fiction

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It wasn't just one person who went missing, it was two people. Two very different people. They were there, and then they were... [more]

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The White Book

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The White Book

Han Kang

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

Paperback

From the winner of the Man Booker International Prize for The Vegetarian comes a stunning meditation on the colour white;... [more]

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Putney

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Putney

Sofka Zinovieff

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Advocate - Fiction

Paperback

Reminiscent of Notes on a Scandal and Little Children, an explosive and thought-provoking novel about the far-reaching repercussions... [more]

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The Rules of Magic

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The Rules of Magic

Alice Hoffman

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Advocate - Fiction

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The stunning prequel to Alice Hoffman's bestselling and most beloved novel ever, Practical Magic, taking us into the lives... [more]

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Invitation to a Bonfire

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Invitation to a Bonfire

Adrienne Celt

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Thriller & suspense; Advocate - Fiction

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A seductive, sensual and sinister love triangle set in 1930s America and inspired by the infamous Nabokov marriage.<br /><br... [more]

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A New England Affair

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A New England Affair

Steven Carroll

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Advocate - Australian Fiction

Paperback

The latest, immensely moving novel of lost love and missed moments from Steven Carroll, one of Australia's greatest writers,... [more]

$22.99

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Granta 144: Generic Love Story

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Granta 144: Generic Love Story

Sigrid Rausing

The Arts: General & Reference; Memoirs; Anthologies (non-poetry); Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Advocate - Fiction

Paperback

Published in book form four times a year, Granta is respected around the world for its mix of outstanding new fiction, poetry,... [more]

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A Double Life

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A Double Life

Flynn Berry

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Thriller & suspense; Advocate - Fiction

Paperback

The Secret History meets Lullaby in this phenomenal novel of privilege, deception and fury. [more]

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The Second Cure

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The Second Cure

Margaret Morgan

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Science fiction; Advocate - Australian Fiction

Paperback

'This hypnotic debut novel... [more]

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