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 Fiction

1808 When 14 year old Alexandra meets Patrick, her handsome and notorious step-brother, she is confused and resentful as he shakes the foundations of everything she has ever known. Driving a wedge between Alex and her brother Simon, he tears apart the fabric of her quiet world. Yet she is intr... read more

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: 9781922219831
: Karen Turner
: UNKNOWN
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: Karen Turner
: Paperback
: 400
: books
Torn
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 Fiction

The Bell Jar is Sylvia Plath's only novel. Renowned for its intensity and outstandingly vivid prose, it broke existing boundaries between fiction and reality and helped to make Plath an enduring feminist icon. It was published under a pseudonym a few weeks before the author's suicide.... read more

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: 9780571268863
: Faber & Faber, Limited
: Faber & Faber, Limited
: 198mm X 126mm
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: Sylvia Plath
: Paperback
: Main
: English
: 240
: books
The Bell Jar
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 Fiction

Shortlisted for the 2015 Man Booker Prize A recipient of the 2015 American Book Award One of the Top 10 Books of 2014 Michiko Kakutani, "The New York Times" A "New York Times Book Review" Notable Book Named a best book of the year by: "The New York Times" "Chicago... read more

General Fields
: 9781594633942
: Riverhead Books
: Riverhead Books
: 208mm X 140mm X 41mm
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: Marlon James
: Paperback / softback
: 704
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A Brief History of Seven Killings
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 Fiction

Series:Puffin Classics

The classic story of a young boy who seeks his fortune on the streets of London. After Oliver Twist asks nasty Mr Bumble for more food, he has to flee the workhouse for the streets of London. Here he meets the Artful Dodger, who leads him to Fagin and his gang of pickpocke... read more

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: 9780141322438
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Puffin Classics
: 178mm X 129mm X 30mm
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: Charles Dickens
: Paperback
: 1
: en
: 416
: Illustrations
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Oliver Twist (Puffin Classics)
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 Fiction

This is the story of two flawed eccentrics. Everything they do subverts their firm intention of keeping up appearances. They meet just after the war in liberated Paris but they cannot quite free themselves from the many strings attached to them - the old aunts, the sisters, the c... read more

General Fields
: 9780994395771
: Transit Lounge Publishing
: Transit Lounge Publishing
: 234mm X 153mm
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: Catherine de Saint Phalle
: Paperback
: 317
: 256
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Poum and Alexandre
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 Fiction

Series:Penguin Essentials

'What we were after was lashings of ultraviolence'. In this nightmare vision of youth in revolt, fifteen-year-old Alex and his friends set out on a diabolical orgy of robbery, rape, torture and murder. Alex is jailed for his teenage delinquency and the State tries to reform him ... read more

General Fields
: 9780241951446
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Books Ltd
: 181mm X 111mm X 8mm
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: Anthony Burgess
: Paperback
: 1
: 144
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A Clockwork Orange
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'Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit 'em, but remember it's a sin to kill a mockingbird'Meet Scout, the narrator of this book. Her story is one of Deep South summers, fights at school and playing in the street. The spooky house of her myst... read more

General Fields
: 9780099549482
: penguin random house
: Arrow
: 178mm X 111mm X 20mm
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: Harper Lee
: Paperback
: 50th anniversary ed
: English
: 320
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To Kill a Mockingbird (50th Anniversary Edition)
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 Fiction

Michael, an aspiring writer who has recently finished his PhD, takes a job as the secretary to his literary hero, Lucian Clarke, a reclusive novelist with a mysterious cosmopolitan past, who lives in a cottage in a village on a mountain outside Hobart which gives the book its title, Wood... read more

General Fields
: 9781925336085
: Giramondo Publishing Co
: Giramondo Publishing Co
: 210mm X 150mm
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: Sean Rabin
: Paperback
: 616
: 256
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Wood Green
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 Fiction

Sixteen exquisite stories exploring recent Chinese migration to Australia and elsewhere, exploring intergenerational and interracial relationships, the search for meaning, and the effects of isolation and the inability to express oneself in a second language. Best-selling author, Debr... read more

General Fields
: 9780994316769
: Margaret River Press
: Margaret River Press
: 198mm X 128mm
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: Isabelle Li
: Paperback
: 716
: en
: 340
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A Chinese Affair
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Relihan uses alliteration and assonance, rhythm and rhyme, the occasional archaism, the rare neologism, and devices of punctuation and typography, to create a sparkling, luxurious, and readable translation that reproduces something of the linguistic and comic effect... read more

General Fields
: 9780872208872
: Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
: Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
: 215mm X 139mm X 532mm
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: Apuleius
: Paperback
: 328
: maps
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The Golden Ass: Or, A Book of Changes
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 Fiction

An old man is found murdered in his Reykjavik flat.A cryptic note and a photograph of a young girl's grave are left behind.DID THE DEAD MAN?S PAST COME BACK TO HAUNT HIM?Inspector Erlendur discovers that several decades ago the victim was accused, but not convicted, of an unsolved crime. As he follows... read more

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: 9780099541837
: penguin random house
: Arrow
: 198mm X 129mm X 22mm
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: Arnaldur Indridason
: Paperback
: 2
: English
: 352
: maps
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Jar City
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As a heatwave blazes in Stockholm, a series of women are found brutally murdered and the Criminal Investigation Department is getting nowhere. The murders bear all the hallmarks of Edward Hinde, the serial killer jaile... read more

General Fields
: 9781784752408
: Cornerstone
: Arrow Books Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm X 33mm
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: Michael Hjorth
: Paperback
: 1
: 528
: books
The Man Who Watched Women (previously The Disciple)(Sebastian Bergman Chronicles #2)
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