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Awards:Man Booker Finalist 2015 US National Book Awards Longlist 2015 Baileys Longlist 2016

Shortlisted for the 2015 Man Booker Prize 'Astonishing and unsettling ...A masterwork' San Francisco Chronicle 'Announces Yanagihara as a major American novelist' Wall Street Journal Brace yourself for the most astonishing, challenging, upsetting and profoundly moving book in m... read more

A Little Life (TRADE P/B)
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A powerful novel set in Gallipoli, that's part war-story and part mystery. 'Amid Gallipoli's slaughter he hunted a murderer ...' It is 1915 and Thomas Clare rues the day he and his best friend Snow went to war to solve the murder of his father. The only clues - a hidden wartime document and the imprin... read more

A Fatal Tide
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'If you're the sort of guy who raids the refrigerators of silent kitchens at three o'clock in the morning, you can only write accordingly. That's who I am.' Hear the Wind Sing and Pinball, 1973 are Haruki Murakami's earliest novels. They follow the fortunes of the narrato... read more

Wind / Pinball - Two Early Novels
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 Classics

Series:Penguin Modern

Forget all your fears now. Have a fling this night' Untrustworthy, charming Fussy Joe spins stories and breaks hearts in this rollicking story set in the 'sensational city' of 1960s Lagos.

Glittering City (Mini Modern Classics)
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Belonging and estrangement intertwine in these four lyrical short stories from the the author of Invisible Man.

The Black Ball (Mini Modern Classics)
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For once there had been false idols and asses' heads drawn on the walls . . . ' After countless years insensible in a remote cave, the sleepers awake . . .

The Legend of the Sleepers (Mini Modern Classics)
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 Classics

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'It's an improbable city, Bologna - like one you might walk through after you have died.'A dreamlike meditation on memory, food, paintings, a fond uncle and the improbable beauty of Bologna, from the visionary thinker and art critic.Penguin Modern: fif... read more

The Red Tenda of Bologna (Mini Modern Classics)
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Though their house was new, the wall had been there a long time.' In these two stories, which have never before been translated into English, Tsushima shows how memories, dreams and fleeting images describe the borders of our lives.

Of Dogs and Walls (Mini Modern Classics)
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 Classics

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Simenon explores the complexity of parent child relationships and the bitterness of things left unsaid in this stark, confessional piece.

Letter to My Mother (Mini Modern Classics)
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The illegible signature of teetering disaster' Three great stories - The Aurelian, Signs and Symbols and Lance - the last both a derisive attack on science-fiction and an attempt to imagine the real pain and horror that would accompany space travel.

Lance (Mini Modern Classics)
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I am Black and lesbian, and what you hear in my voice is fury, not suffering. From the self-described 'black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet', these soaring, urgent essays on the power of women, poetry and anger are filled with darkness and light.

The Master's Tools Will Never Dismantle The Master's House (Mini Modern Classics)
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Another hour gone. But I'm not afraid. There's only one thing I regret- that I've lived for so many years without knowing where human happiness is to be found.' In these stories, four writers - all exiles from revolutionary Russia - explore four deaths in a world in which old certainties have dissolved forever.

Four Russian Short Stories (Mini Modern Classics)
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