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Paperback. At a grand Reykjavik hotel the doorman has been repeatedly stabbed in the dingy basement room he called home. It is only a few days before Christmas and he was preparing to appear as Santa Claus at a children's party. The manager tries to keep the murder under wraps. Translator(s): Scudder, Bernard. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: FF; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 133 x 24. Weight in Grams: 268.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
New
SKU
9780099546627
ISBN
9780099546627

€ 10.99
€ 8.91

Paperback. Offers a collection of linked narratives about love - passionate love, illicit love, dying love, maternal love - told through the lives of New Jersey Dominicans, as they struggle to find a point where their two worlds meet. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 142 x 14. Weight in Grams: 184.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571294213
ISBN
9780571294213

€ 10.99
€ 8.91

Paperback. Translator(s): Velmans, Hester. BIC Classification: FYT. Dimension: 155 x 233 x 40. Weight in Grams: 484. Good clean copy, minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Michael Joseph
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRD0000108
ISBN
9780718182953

€ 4.64

Paperback. Bookish boys and taciturn men, strong women and wayward sons, fathers and daughters, lovers and husbands, a composer and his muse, a builder-architect and his legacy - this title presents their stories. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 193 x 130 x 17. Weight in Grams: 188.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099502586
ISBN
9780099502586

€ 16.99
€ 13.36

Paperback. Aleksi lost his mother on a rainy October day when he was 13 years old. 20 years later, he is certain that he knows who's responsible. Everything points to millionaire Henrik Saarinen. The police don't agree. Aleksi has only one option: to get close to Henrik Saarinen and find out the truth about his mother's fate on his own. Translator(s): Rogers, Lola. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: FF; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 131 x 21. Weight in Grams: 228.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099593577
ISBN
9780099593577

€ 16.99
€ 13.36

Paperback. Divided into five volumes, of which this novel is the fourth. It charts the glory and decline of the illustrious Jia family. Over and above the novel hangs the constant reminder that there is another plane of existence a theme, which affirms the Buddhist belief in a supernatural scheme of things. Editor(s): Minford, John. Translator(s): Minford, John. Num Pages: 400 pages, geneal.tables. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 24. Weight in Grams: 294.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1982
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140443714
ISBN
9780140443714

€ 18.99
€ 14.94

Paperback. Series: Dover Thrift Editions. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 209 x 132 x 8. Weight in Grams: 112.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Publisher
Dover Publications Inc. United States
Edition
New edition
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486275468
ISBN
9780486275468

€ 7.45

Paperback. Features several action-filled short stories found in 'Jack London's Tales of Cannibals and Headhunters.' This title also includes notes, an introduction, and an afterword that help to illuminate the racial tension of the colonial period in the Pacific. The stories are illustrated with the artwork, several maps, and photographs of the region. Editor(s): Riedl, Gary; Tietze, Thomas R. Num Pages: 276 pages, 35 b/w illus & 4 maps. BIC Classification: FJH; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 155 x 20. Weight in Grams: 435.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
University of New Mexico Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826337917
ISBN
9780826337917

€ 31.57

Paperback. A title in which, the author personalizes the political and social changes in his country over the past few decades. By moving back and forth in time and focusing on small events and everyday people, it breathes life into Chinese history by describing the effects of larger-than-life events on the average citizen. Translator(s): Goldblatt, Howard. Series: What Was Communism?. Num Pages: 108 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 147 x 176 x 8. Weight in Grams: 122.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Seagull Books
Edition
Rep Tra
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857421609
ISBN
9780857421609

€ 14.17

Paperback. Another perfect holiday read from the author of the bestselling 'The Summer Book' Num Pages: 224 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 16. Weight in Grams: 240.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Sort of Books
Edition
Main
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780954899585
ISBN
9780954899585

€ 10.99
€ 10.22

Paperback. Num Pages: 300 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 202 x 131 x 13. Weight in Grams: 172.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Publisher
McArthur & Company United States
Number of pages
300
Condition
New
SKU
V9781552780329
ISBN
9781552780329

€ 14.99
€ 12.20

Paperback. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 133 x 15. Weight in Grams: 257.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Counterpoint United States
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781582434896
ISBN
9781582434896

€ 19.68

Paperback. Introducing a whole new bunch of stroppy women - including sturdy MS Muffet and the Tired Trainer of Hamlyn - this fun collection is for every women who likes to laugh. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DQ; FYB; JFFK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 196 x 130 x 10. Weight in Grams: 112.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Cork University Press Ireland
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9781855941311
ISBN
9781855941311

€ 10.79

Paperback. A warrior sails to a distant land, to a once great hall plagued by a murderous enemy: the monster Grendel. Can the hero Beowulf defeat his blood-thirsty foe, save the Geats from being wiped off the map, and claim his just rewards? The Anglo-Saxon epic poem Beowulf is brought to life by American poet Meghan Purvis in a vigorous new translation. Num Pages: 80 pages. BIC Classification: DCF; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 9. Weight in Grams: 156.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Penned in the Margins United Kingdom
Number of pages
80
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908058140
ISBN
9781908058140

€ 13.99
€ 11.01

Hardback. A novel featuring Saturnin, a 'gentleman's gentleman' who obviously owes a debt to Wodehouse's beloved Jeeves, who wages a constant battle to protect his master from romantic disaster and intrusive relatives, such as Aunt Catherine, the 'Prancing Dictionary of Slavic Proverbs'. Translator(s): Corner, Mark Adrian. Num Pages: 263 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 242 x 29. Weight in Grams: 530.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Karolinum,Nakladatelstvi Univerzity Karlovy,Czech Republic Czech Republic
Number of pages
263
Condition
New
SKU
V9788024606835
ISBN
9788024606835

€ 27.99
€ 27.93

Paperback. Based on the brutal crimes of a real-life murderer, this work offers insights into the mind of a killer and the obsession of the man bringing him to justice. It also features six short stories and seven 'conversational portraits' including one of Marilyn Monroe, the 'beautiful child' and a dope-smoking cleaning lady doing her rounds in New York. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 202 x 131 x 18. Weight in Grams: 218.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141184616
ISBN
9780141184616

€ 9.45

Paperback. In the small Bosnian town of Visegrad the stone bridge, built in the sixteenth century on the instruction of a grand vezir, bears witness to three centuries of conflict. The author chronicles the lives of Catholics, Muslims and Orthodox Christians unable to reconcile their disparate loyalties. Translator(s): Edwards, Lovette F. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVWYB; FV; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 136 x 24. Weight in Grams: 346.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Harvill Press
Condition
New
SKU
9781860460586
ISBN
9781860460586

€ 11.03

Paperback. A scholar pursues an elusive biographer, stumbling upon buried fragments of distant lives; a woman walks out of her previous existence and encounters an ice-blond stranger from a secretive world. This title deals with betrayal and loyalty, quests and longings, loneliness and passion - the mysterious absences at the heart of the fullest lives. Num Pages: 240 pages, facsimiles. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 225 x 135 x 15. Weight in Grams: 176.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Vintage
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099273769
ISBN
9780099273769

€ 13.99
€ 11.01

Paperback. A.S. Byatt's fairy tales and fables are among the best-loved features of her fiction. This volume contains "The Glass Coffin" and "Gode's Tale" of the Breton Baie des Trepasses, together with three other stories with medieval and oriental settings, including the title tale. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 19. Weight in Grams: 218.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Vintage
Edition
New edition
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099521310
ISBN
9780099521310

€ 13.99
€ 11.09

Paperback / so. BIC Classification: DQ; FF; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 107 x 36. Weight in Grams: 227.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Kensington Publishing United States
Condition
New
SKU
V9780758276896
ISBN
9780758276896

€ 8.99
€ 8.64

Hardcover. This anthology gathers 100 tales that share the winter theme of Hans Christian Andersen's classic. In addition to stories by Andersen and the Brothers Grimm, it includes works by Dickens, Louisa May Alcott, Wilde, selections from Andrew Lang's fairy books, and Alexandre Dumas's The History of a Nutcracker. Series: Barnes & Noble Leatherbound Classic Collection. Num Pages: 736 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 171 x 241 x 45. Weight in Grams: 1256.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Barnes & Noble Inc
Condition
New
SKU
V9781435160699
ISBN
9781435160699

€ 37.99
€ 26.72

Paperback. Four unforgettable books by acclaimed poet, novelist and dissident Irina Ratushinskaya, beautifully repackaged. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 239 x 25. Weight in Grams: 196.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Sceptre
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473637283
ISBN
9781473637283

€ 13.99
€ 11.01

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