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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

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Atlantic Black

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Atlantic Black

A. S. Patric

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

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<div><strong>ABBEY&rsquo;S BOOKSELLER PICK</strong> &mdash;&mdash; Katerina Klova and her mother are sailing on the Aquitania... [more]

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Lois Murphy

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

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An almost deserted town in the middle of nowhere, Nebulah's days of mining and farming prosperity - if they ever truly existed... [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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In this blistering story of a ghostwriter haunted by his demonic subject, the Man Booker Prize winner turns to lies, crime... [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

Hardback

Une histoire &agrave; lire &agrave; deux voix : la maman ou le papa lit le texte et l'enfant le mot illustr&eacute;. [more]

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Monsieur Ibrahim et les fleurs du Coran

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Monsieur Ibrahim et les fleurs du Coran

Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt

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

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All That Man Is: Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2016

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All That Man Is: Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2016

David Szalay

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

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A Spectator / New Statesman / Daily Telegraph / Guardian / Times Literary Supplement / Observer Book of the Year SHORTLISTED... [more]

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La Chasse a L'Ours

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La Chasse a L'Ours

H Oxenbury

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

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L'etranger

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L'etranger

Albert Camus

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

Paperback

Le mot de l'&eacute;diteur : &laquo; Quand la sonnerie a encore retenti, que la porte du box s'est ouverte, c'est le silence... [more]

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Ivy and Abe: 'Sliding Doors Meets One Day' Red Magazine

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Ivy and Abe: 'Sliding Doors Meets One Day' Red Magazine

Elizabeth Enfield

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

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Two people. One love story. A million possibilities.They're soulmates.Ivy and Abe were inseparable as children until an accident... [more]

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Ready Player One

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Ready Player One

Ernest Cline

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Adventure; Science fiction

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And like most of humanity, Wade is obsessed by the ultimate lottery ticket that lies concealed within this alternate reality:... [more]

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On the Bright Side

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On the Bright Side

Hendrik Groen

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

Paperback

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

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The Whole Bright Year

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The Whole Bright Year

Debra Oswald

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

Paperback

In the summer of 1976 it&rsquo;s picking season on an Australian stone-fruit orchard run by Celia, a hard-working woman in... [more]

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The Wife Between Us

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The Wife Between Us

Greer Hendricks , Sarah Pekkanen

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

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A romantic thriller filled with suspense and the first collaboration between Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen. [more]

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The Melody

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The Melody

Jim Crace

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Poverty & unemployment; Psychology of ageing; Advocate - Fiction

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Alfred Busi, famed and beloved in his town for his music and songs, is now in his sixties, mourning the recent death of his... [more]

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Off the Record: A Novel

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Off the Record: A Novel

Craig Sherborne

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

Paperback

Callum Smith - Wordsmith, Words for short - is a newspaper journalist of the old school. He knows how to write a story that... [more]

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The Cage

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The Cage

Lloyd Jones

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

Paperback

Two mysterious strangers appear at a hotel in a small country town. Where have they come from? Who are they? What catastrophe... [more]

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The Great Alone

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The Great Alone

Kristin Hannah

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

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Alaska, 1974. Untamed. Unpredictable. And for a family in crisis, the ultimate test of the human spirit. [more]

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The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock

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The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock

Imogen Hermes Gowar

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

Paperback

It will change everything... One September evening in 1785, the merchant Jonah Hancock hears urgent knocking on his front... [more]

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The Refugees

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The Refugees

Viet Thanh Nguyen

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

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The Refugees is a collection of perfectly formed stories written over a period of twenty years, exploring questions of immigration,... [more]

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Sign

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Sign

Colin Dray

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

Paperback

A captivating novel full of strength, quiet courage and the struggle to overcome silence.Sam is a young boy recovering from... [more]

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Dark Pines (#1 Tuva Moodyson)

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Dark Pines (#1 Tuva Moodyson)

Will Dean

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Crime & mystery; Thriller & suspense; Forests, rainforests; Crime Chronicle - Modern Crime

Paperback

Five villagers. Six hundred square kilometres of Swedish forest. One reporter. Two bodies... [more]

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Silence Fallen (#10 Mercy Thompson)

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Silence Fallen (#10 Mercy Thompson)

Patricia Briggs

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Adventure; Fantasy

Paperback

The next thrilling Mercy Thompson novel - the major urban fantasy series from the No. 1 New York Times bestselling author... [more]

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Four Respectable Ladies Seek Part-time Husband

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Four Respectable Ladies Seek Part-time Husband

Barbara Toner

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

Paperback

A charming and witty novel, set in a small country town in 1919.<br /><br... [more]

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Anything You Do Say

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Anything You Do Say

Gillian McAllister

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Crime & mystery; Thriller & suspense; Crime Chronicle - Modern Crime

Paperback

It's the end of the night. You're walking home on your own. Then you hear the sound every woman dreads. Footsteps. Behind... [more]

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Exit West

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Exit West

Mohsin Hamid

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

Paperback

SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2017<br /><br />In a city swollen by... [more]

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