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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

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Salvation (#1 Salvation Sequence)

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Salvation (#1 Salvation Sequence)

Peter F. Hamilton

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

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Book One in the Salvation Sequence, a dazzling space opera trilogy from master of the genre, Peter F. Hamilton [more]

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The Gameshouse Omnibus (Serpent / Thief / Master)

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The Gameshouse Omnibus (Serpent / Thief / Master)

Claire North

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy

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From the author of the word-of-mouth phenomenon The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August comes a mesmerising tale of a mystical... [more]

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Stars Now Unclaimed (#1 Universe After)

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Stars Now Unclaimed (#1 Universe After)

Drew Williams

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

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Synopsis coming soon....... [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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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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Quite Nice and Fairly Accurate Good Omens Script Book

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Quite Nice and Fairly Accurate Good Omens Script Book

Neil Gaiman

Television scripts & screenplays; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fiction-related items

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A glorious reinvention of the iconic bestseller Good Omens, soon to be a massive new TV launch on Amazon Prime Video and the... [more]

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Ecume des Jours

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Ecume des Jours

Boris Vian, Nathalie Sarraute, Frederic Dard

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

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Un titre l ger et lumineux qui annonce une histoire d'amour dr le ou grin ante, tendre ou grave, fascinante et inoubliable,... [more]

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Paris Echo

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Paris Echo

Sebastian Faulks

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

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Weaves winningly between the present and the Second World War, between Tangier and Paris' ObserverAmerican academic Hannah... [more]

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Big Sky

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Big Sky

Kate Atkinson

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

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A BRILLIANT NEW LITERARY CRIME NOVEL FROM NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER KATE ATKINSON: JACKSON BRODIE MAKES A HIGLY ANTICIPATED RETURNJackson... [more]

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The Ditch

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The Ditch

Herman Koch

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

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A darkly gripping novel, from the author of the internationally bestselling The Dinner - about how your imagination can run... [more]

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Last Stories

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Last Stories

William Trevor

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

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With a career that spanned more than half a century, William Trevor is regarded as one of the best writers of short stories... [more]

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Cold Case (#20 Bob Skinner)

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Cold Case (#20 Bob Skinner)

Quintin Jardine

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

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Is a killer still on the loose? The thirtieth gripping mystery in the bestselling Bob Skinner series by Quintin Jardine, the... [more]

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This Storm

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This Storm

James Ellroy

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

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From 'one of the great American writers of our time' (Los Angeles Times Book Review) - a brilliant historical crime novel,... [more]

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The Comforts of Home (#9 Simon Serrailler)

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The Comforts of Home (#9 Simon Serrailler)

Susan Hill

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

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OVER ONE MILLION SIMON SERRAILLER THRILLERS SOLD DC Simon Serrailler's devastating last case was nearly the death of him.... [more]

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Jeeves and the King of Clubs

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Jeeves and the King of Clubs

Ben Schott

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

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'Peerless in its wit, elegance and silliness.' Evening Standard BOOKS OF THE YEARStorm clouds loom over Europe. Jeeves, it... [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; Crime Chronicle - Modern Crime

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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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City of Girls

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City of Girls

Elizabeth Gilbert

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

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The # 1 New York Times -bestselling author of Eat, Pray, Love returns to fiction with a unique love story set in the New... [more]

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The Neighborhood

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The Neighborhood

Mario Vargas Llosa

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

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When a high-profile businessman is blackmailed by a notorious magazine editor, his comfortable life is threatened by the salacious... [more]

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Frankissstein: A Love Story

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Frankissstein: A Love Story

Jeanette Winterson

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Horror & ghost stories; Science fiction; Adult & contemporary romance; Historical romance; Advocate - Fiction

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From 'one of the most gifted writers working today' (New York Times) comes an audacious new novel about the bodies we live... [more]

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The Autumn Murders

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The Autumn Murders

Robert Gott

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

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In the autumn of 1944, George Starling prepares to exact revenge on the person he hates most in the world (and Starling has... [more]

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The Road to Grantchester (Grantchester Mystery Prequel)

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The Road to Grantchester (Grantchester Mystery Prequel)

James Runcie

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

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The captivating prequel to the treasured Grantchester series follows the life, loves and losses of a young Sidney Chambers... [more]

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The Electric Hotel

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The Electric Hotel

Dominic Smith

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

Paperback

Winding through the nascent days of cinema in Paris and Fort Lee, New Jersey, the battlefields of Belgium during World War... [more]

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Where'd You Go, Bernadette

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Where'd You Go, Bernadette

Maria Semple

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

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'Like A VISIT FROM THE GOON SQUAD written by Tina Fey' (Sam Baker, RED). The 2013 Women's Prize shortlisted, NEW YORK TIMES... [more]

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The Forgotten Letters of Esther Durrant

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The Forgotten Letters of Esther Durrant

Kayte Nunn

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

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A cache of unsent love letters from the 1950s is found in a suitcase on a remote island in this mysterious love story by top... [more]

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Allegra in Three Parts

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Allegra in Three Parts

Suzanne Daniel

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

Paperback

She knows her family loves her, but why can't they love each other? [more]

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