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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

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Into the Water

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Into the Water

Paula Hawkins

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

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A brilliantly plotted and fast-paced juggernaut of a read that hurtles to a heart-stopping conclusion.' Good Housekeeping... [more]

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Everything About You

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Everything About You

Heather Child

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Thriller & suspense; Science fiction

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Gripping, heartrending and quietly terrifying, this cutting-edge debut imagines a world where people can be recreated as data... [more]

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Last Shot (Star Wars Han and Lando)

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Last Shot (Star Wars Han and Lando)

Daniel Jose Older, Daniel Jose Older

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

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The Shepherd's Hut

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The Shepherd's Hut

Tim Winton

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

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The Shepherd's Hut is an exquisite, brutal coming of age novel. It tells the story of Jaxie, a boy on the run from his past,... [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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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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A Hundred Small Lessons

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A Hundred Small Lessons

Ashley Hay

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

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From the author of the highly acclaimed The Railwayman's Wife comes an emotionally resonant and profound new novel of two... [more]

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Bluebottle

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Bluebottle

Belinda Castles

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

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As he tilted the blinds she saw her mother in her tennis whites, standing at the kitchen bench, staring out into the dark... [more]

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Warlight

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Warlight

Michael Ondaatje

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical fiction; Advocate - 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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Men Without Women: Stories

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Men Without Women: Stories

Haruki Murakami

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

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THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERAcross seven tales, Haruki Murakami brings his powers of observation to bear on the lives of men... [more]

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Dead Girls

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Dead Girls

Abigail Tarttelin

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

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When her best friend is killed, eleven year-old Thera turns detective - but has no idea what she's getting herself into...... [more]

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The House of Unexpected Sisters (#18 No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency)

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The House of Unexpected Sisters (#18 No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency)

Alexander McCall Smith

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

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The latest installment from the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series. [more]

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Lost Empress: A Protest

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Lost Empress: A Protest

Sergio De La Pava

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

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A protest against America's mass incarceration, an underdog sports odyssey, and a tender portrait of lives going to seed in... [more]

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The Mercy Seat

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The Mercy Seat

Elizabeth H. Winthrop

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

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An unforgettable novel - a riveting, heart-wrenching story of injustice and racism in 1940s Louisiana that is as powerful... [more]

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The Heart Is a Burial Ground

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The Heart Is a Burial Ground

Tamara Colchester

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

Paperback

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

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Home Fire: SHORTLISTED FOR THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2018

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Home Fire: SHORTLISTED FOR THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2018

Kamila Shamsie

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

Paperback

SHORTLISTED FOR THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2018 SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA NOVEL AWARD 2017 LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER... [more]

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Love and Ruin

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Love and Ruin

Paula McLain

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

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Paula McLain's new novel, Love & Ruin, recounts Martha Gellhorn's stormy marriage to Ernest Hemingway, and her painful decision... [more]

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Bohemia Beach

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Bohemia Beach

Justine Ettler

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

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A compelling story of addiction, passionate love and the power of  art. [more]

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The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

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The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

Arundhati Roy

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

Paperback

LONGLISTED FOR THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2018 <br />LONGLISTED FOR THE... [more]

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The Yellow Villa

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The Yellow Villa

Amanda Hampson

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

Paperback

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A Passion For Haunted Fashion (#6 Haunted Vintage)

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A Passion For Haunted Fashion (#6 Haunted Vintage)

Rose Pressey

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

Paperback

Vintage clothing store owner Cookie Chanel agrees to be in charge of costumes for a production of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof at... [more]

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Evidence of Death (#2 Grace Macallan)

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Evidence of Death (#2 Grace Macallan)

Peter Ritchie

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

Paperback

Recently promoted to Superintendent, Grace Macallan has her hands full as a series of incidents leaves a trail of victims.... [more]

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Defectors

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Defectors

Joseph Kanon

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

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

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The Baghdad Clock

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The Baghdad Clock

Shahad Al Rawi

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

Paperback

For fans of The Kite Runner comes this remarkable debut, the number one bestselling title in Iraq, Dubai and the UAE [more]

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The Book Ninja

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The Book Ninja

Ali Berg, Michelle Kalus

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

Paperback

Sometimes love means having to broaden your literary horizons Frankie Rose is desperate for love. Or a relationship.... [more]

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