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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

Paperback. Pyle is a young idealistic American sent to promote democracy through a mysterious 'Third Force'. As his naive optimism starts to cause bloodshed, his friend Fowler, a cynical foreign correspondent, finds it hard to stand aside and watch. But even as he intervenes he wonders why: for the sake of politics, or for love? Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 130 x 14. Weight in Grams: 154.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
New
Edition
01st Edition
SKU
9780099478393
ISBN
9780099478393

€ 10.99
€ 9.38

Paperback. The love affair between Maurice Bendix and Sarah, flourishing in the turbulent times of the London Blitz, ends when she suddenly and without explanation breaks it off. After a chance meeting rekindles his love and jealousy two years later, Bendix hires a private detective to follow Sarah, and slowly his love for her turns into an obsession. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 131 x 14. Weight in Grams: 144. The love affair between Maurice Bendix and Sarah, flourishing in the turbulent times of the London Blitz, ends when she suddenly and without explanation breaks it off. After a chance meeting rekindles his love and jealousy two years later, Bendix hires a private detective to follow Sarah, and slowly his love for her turns into an obsession. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 131 x 14. Weight in Grams: 144.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
New
Edition
01st Edition
SKU
9780099478447
ISBN
9780099478447

€ 10.99
€ 9.19

Paperback. One windy spring day in the Chilterns Joe Rose's calm, organized life is shattered by a ballooning accident. The afternoon, Rose reflects, could have ended in mere tragedy, but for his brief meeting with Jed Parry. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 16. Weight in Grams: 186.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
New
Edition
Media tie-in
SKU
9780099481249
ISBN
9780099481249

€ 11.99
€ 9.63

Paperback. Every weekend, in basements and parking lots across the country, young men with good white-collar jobs and absent fathers take off their shoes and shirts and fight each other barehanded for as long as they have to. Then they go back to those jobs with blackened eyes and loosened teeth and the sense that they can handle anything. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 14. Weight in Grams: 162.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
New
Edition
New Ed
SKU
9780099765219
ISBN
9780099765219

€ 11.99
€ 9.79

Paperback. A tale of identical twin brothers who grow up on a farm in rural Wales and never leave home. They till the rough soil and sleep in the same bed, touched only occasionally by the advances of the twentieth century. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 133 x 16. Weight in Grams: 196.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780099769712
ISBN
9780099769712

€ 6.02

Paperback. A novella that tells how through a simple sexual admission a husband and wife ware driven apart into rival worlds of erotic revenge. Translator(s): Davies, J.M.Q. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 2ACG; DSBF; DSK; FA; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 129 x 9. Weight in Grams: 98. Good clean copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141182247
ISBN
9780141182247

€ 9.18

Paperback. A lifetime of friendship. A moment of betrayal. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 31. Weight in Grams: 352.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Pan
Condition
New
SKU
9781447229537
ISBN
9781447229537

€ 11.99
€ 9.19

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Hachette Books Ireland
Condition
New
SKU
9781473641389
ISBN
9781473641389

€ 12.99
€ 8.38

Paperback. A compelling novel of the emergency medical services on the streets of New York. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126. Weight in Grams: 240. Clean copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Sphere
Edition
1st Uk Paperback Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0245811
ISBN
9780751523768

€ 4.64

Paperback. Humorous novel by bestselling author Helena Frith Powell, about the French art of having affairs Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 30. Weight in Grams: 268. 8vo Good copy .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Gibson Square Books Ltd
Edition
First
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0255191
ISBN
9781906142773

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 243 x 39. Weight in Grams: 756. Very good copy in fine dustwrapper.First edition signed by the author.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0303392
ISBN
9781408876589

€ 35.00

Hardcover. A thrilling, plot-twisting new novel set in Europe during the first world war, from the bestselling author of Any Human Heart, Restless and Ordinary Thunderstorms Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 158 x 35. Weight in Grams: 614. Very good copy in near fine dustwrapper.First edition signed by the author
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0303521
ISBN
9781408817742

€ 50.00

Hardcover. The new novel by the author of the Booker-shortlisted In Every Face I Meet and Richard & Judy selection The Promise of Happiness. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 164 x 26. Weight in Grams: 490. Very good copy in near fine dustwrapper . First edition signed by the author
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0303544
ISBN
9781408803882

€ 35.00

Paperback. * In this third volume of highly original 'detective' stories with a unique setting and characters, the irrepressible, Precious Ramotswe faces supreme problems at home and at work. Series: No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 126 x 18. Weight in Grams: 196. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Abacus
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
Television tie-in edition
SKU
KHN0001640
ISBN
9780349117003

€ 4.64

Paperback. Desmond and Deirdre Doyle will have been married for 25 years in October. It falls to the Doyles' eldest daughter, Anna, to decide how to commemorate her parents' Silver Wedding. No use in asking her sister or brother. But it is unthinkable not to have a party, even though for the Doyles, family occasions are more difficult than for most. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 133 x 26. Weight in Grams: 288. Used paperback, in good condition. Some shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Arrow
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KIN0007558
ISBN
9780099498629

€ 4.64

Paperback. A suspenseful psychological thriller from the author of Booker-longlisted Child 44, now a film starring Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace and Gary Oldman Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 131 x 33. Weight in Grams: 312. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KIN0034716
ISBN
9781847396754

€ 4.64

Paperback. In a silent valley in southern France stands an isolated stone farmhouse, the Mas Lunel. Its owner is Aramon Lunel, an alcoholic haunted by his violent past. His sister, Audrun, alone in her bungalow within sight of the Mas Lunel, dreams of exacting retribution for the unspoken betrayals that have blighted her life. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 264. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KIN0035540
ISBN
9780099478454

€ 17.99
€ 4.64

Paperback. A story of post-war Britain through the lives of one family Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 21. Weight in Grams: 216.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages
320
Condition
Used, Like New
Edition
New
SKU
KMR0005684
ISBN
9780747585831

€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 576 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180. . Used paperback in good condition. Some shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
POOLBEG
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KNH0013297
ISBN
9781853719622

€ 4.64

Paperback. The much-anticipated new novel from the bestselling author of GOOD IN BED and IN HER SHOES Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 25. Weight in Grams: 268. Clean copy with some shelf wear
Publication date
2006
Condition
Used, Good
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
SKU
KOC0022348
ISBN
9780743468954

€ 4.64

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