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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

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Nine Perfect Strangers

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Nine Perfect Strangers

Liane Moriarty

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

Paperback

Can a health retreat really change your life forever?<br /><br />The no.... [more]

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The Priory of the Orange Tree

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The Priory of the Orange Tree

Samantha Shannon

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy

Paperback

An enthralling, epic fantasy about a world on the brink of war with dragons - an the women who must lead the fight to save... [more]

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Boy Swallows Universe

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Boy Swallows Universe

Trent Dalton

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

Paperback

`The most extraordinary writer - a rare talent' Nikki Gemmell An utterly... [more]

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An Elephant on Your Nose

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An Elephant on Your Nose

Warren Reed

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

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As the 2020 Tokyo Olympics approach, the Japanese want to establish their own intelligence agency. Bella Butterfield's brief... [more]

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Bridge of Clay

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Bridge of Clay

Markus Zusak

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

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The magnificent, highly anticipated new novel from the author of the international bestseller, The Book Thief. [more]

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The Spotted Dog (#7 Corinna Chapman)

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The Spotted Dog (#7 Corinna Chapman)

Kerry Greenwood

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

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When a distraught Scottish veteran from Afghanistan is knocked unconscious, waking up to find his beloved ex-service dog missing,... [more]

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Assault

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Assault

Harry Mulisch

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

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The execution of a collaborator and Nazi retaliation on the family of twelve-year-old Anton Steenwijk have lasting repercussions... [more]

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Sleep of Memory

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Sleep of Memory

Patrick Modiano

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical fiction; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

Hardback

The newest best-seller by Patrick Modiano is a beautiful tapestry that brings together memory, esoteric encounters, and fragmented... [more]

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Found in Translation: 100 of the Finest Short Stories Ever Translated

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Found in Translation: 100 of the Finest Short Stories Ever Translated

Frank Wynne

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

Hardback

A selection of 100 of the best short stories from around the world, selected by award-winning translator Frank Wynne. [more]

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The Three Secret Cities (#5 Jack West Jr)

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The Three Secret Cities (#5 Jack West Jr)

Matthew Reilly

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

Hardback

Jack West Jr is hunted by dark forces as he races across the globe to uncover the mysteries of the Three Secret Cities...... [more]

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Death of an Entrepreneur

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Death of an Entrepreneur

Geoff Olds

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

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Packed with twisted tales and colourful characters, Geoff Olds brings to light the dark side of entrepreneurism in a psychological... [more]

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The Snakes

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The Snakes

Sadie Jones

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

Paperback

Driving through France... [more]

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The Little Italian Bakery

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The Little Italian Bakery

Valentina Cebeni

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

Paperback

In Elettra's bakery, food is the way to the heart . . . [more]

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The River

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The River

Peter Heller

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

Paperback

A gripping tale of man vs nature, and the destructive power of revenge from the author of New York Times bestseller The Dog... [more]

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The Ink Stain (#4 Monsarrat)

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The Ink Stain (#4 Monsarrat)

Tom Keneally, Meg Keneally

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

Paperback

Henry Hallward, editor of the Sydney Chronicle, has been imprisoned for criminal libel so often he can edit the newspaper... [more]

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Wild Fire (#8 Shetland)

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Wild Fire (#8 Shetland)

Ann Cleeves

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

Paperback

From Award-Winning and Sunday Times top five bestseller Ann Cleeves comes the captivating eighth novel in the Shetland Series... [more]

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The War Artist

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The War Artist

Simon Cleary

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

Paperback

When Brigadier James Phelan returns from Afghanistan with the body of a young soldier killed under his command, he is traumatised... [more]

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The Taking of Annie Thorne

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The Taking of Annie Thorne

C. J. Tudor

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

Paperback

It arrived in my inbox just over a month ago. Surprising really that it... [more]

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Star Crossed

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Star Crossed

Minnie Darke

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

Paperback

When Justine Carmichael - Sagittarius and sceptic - bumps into her teenage crush Nick Jordan - Aquarius and true believer... [more]

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Hare's Fur

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Hare's Fur

Trevor Shearston

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

Paperback

A jewel of a novel about an ageing potter who, out collecting rock for glazes, finds three kids living in a cave [more]

$27.99

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The Last Romantics

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The Last Romantics

Tara Conklin

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

Paperback

One fateful summer. Four lives changed, forever.<br /><br />`A modern epic... [more]

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Stubborn Archivist

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Stubborn Archivist

Yara Rodrigues Fowler

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

Paperback

A stunning debut from a brilliant new voice in literary fiction [more]

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Bonnie and Stan

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Bonnie and Stan

Anna Stuart

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

Paperback

Bonnie & Stan is a poignant, surprising love story set during the Swinging Sixties and the present day. Ultimately feel-good... [more]

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Kill [redacted]

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Kill [redacted]

Anthony Good

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

Paperback

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The Age of Discretion

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The Age of Discretion

Virginia Duigan

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

Paperback

When the sex in Vivien Quarry's thirty-two-year marriage dwindles to nothing, her husband Geoff finally gives her a reason:... [more]

$32.99

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