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Paperback. Breathe is a collection that explores the heart of Fidel Castro-era Cuba; an outsider's look that is balanced by a weight of empathy to illuminate truths that lie couched between the island's propaganda and the Western media's portrayal. As Aida Bahr says, "relying more on subtleties than on drama, [Segal] portrays.. Cubans' lives." Num Pages: 130 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 144 x 216 x 15. Weight in Grams: 152.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
flipped eye publishing limited
Condition
New
SKU
V9780954157050
ISBN
9780954157050

€ 10.25

Paperback. A terrifying collection of short stories that showcase the macabre genius of Richard Laymon Num Pages: 448 pages. BIC Classification: FK; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 179 x 114 x 28. Weight in Grams: 284. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Feature
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0004789
ISBN
9780747264637

€ 4.64

Paperback. Translator(s): Jones, W. Glyn. Series: Dedalus Europe 2013. Num Pages: 270 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 139 x 19. Weight in Grams: 294.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Dedalus Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
0th Edition
Number of pages
270
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909232303
ISBN
9781909232303

€ 13.99
€ 13.15

Hardcover. The highly anticipated return of Tony Earley, celebrated author of Jim the Boy. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 144 x 23. Weight in Grams: 372.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Little, Brown and Company
Condition
New
SKU
V9780316246125
ISBN
9780316246125

€ 24.99
€ 17.75

Paperback. Features a collection of the author's short stories such as 'And All This Unease', 'Madness Had Come with the Rain', and 'The Survivors'. Translator(s): Wilson, Betty. Series: CARAF Books: Caribbean and African Literature Translated from French. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 296.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
University of Virginia Press United States
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813929019
ISBN
9780813929019

€ 29.38

Paperback. This bestselling, critically acclaimed short story collection is being canonised Series: Canons. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 201 x 130 x 13. Weight in Grams: 174.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Canongate Canons
Condition
New
SKU
9781782116295
ISBN
9781782116295

€ 11.99
€ 9.39

Paperback. In a godforsaken barn, Presidents Eisenhower, John Adams and Rutherford B Hayes are bemused to find themselves reincarnated as horses. Clyde and Magreb - he a traditional capes-and-coffins vampire, she the more progressive variety - settle in an Italian lemon grove in the hope that its ripe fruit will keep their thirst for blood at bay. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 16. Weight in Grams: 190.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
New
SKU
9780099578963
ISBN
9780099578963

€ 9.45

Paperback. Includes eight stories which offer a varied and representative collection of twentieth century German authors from a range of political and cultural backgrounds. This anthology is suitable for the German student of English as well as the English student of German. It reflects trends in German literature. Editor(s): Constantine, David. Num Pages: 288 pages, notes. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 18. Weight in Grams: 214. Good clean copy. Showing light shelfwear, remains a nice copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1976
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0021718
ISBN
9780140041194

€ 4.64

Novelty Book. A global phenomenon, The Alchemist has been read and loved by over 62 million readers, topping bestseller lists in 74 countries worldwide. Now this magical fable is beautifully repackaged in an edition that lovers of Paulo Coelho will want to treasure forever. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 162 x 120 x 27. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Harper Thorsons
Condition
New
SKU
9780008144227
ISBN
9780008144227

€ 11.99
€ 9.04

Paperback. Bernard Jacquelain returns from the trenches a changed man. The city is a whirl of decadence and corruption and he embarks on a life of parties and shady business dealings, as well as an illicit affair. But as another war threatens, everything around him starts to crumble, and the future for him and for France suddenly looks dangerously uncertain. Translator(s): Smith, Sandra. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 199 x 24. Weight in Grams: 228.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099520368
ISBN
9780099520368

€ 13.99
€ 10.85

Paperback. 'Laymon has established a style that has often been imitated but never equalled' Dean Koontz Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: FK; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 176 x 114 x 21. Weight in Grams: 202.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Feature
Edition
New
Condition
New
SKU
V9780747255253
ISBN
9780747255253

€ 11.99
€ 10.07

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
€ 10.85

Paperback. A collection of short fiction by the Poet Laureate, taken from 40 years of occasional story-writing. The nine pieces, some of which appeared among the poems in "Wodwo", incorporate themes of violence, estrangement and arduous testing. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 10. Weight in Grams: 196. Good clean copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Ted Hughes
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0020811
ISBN
9780571174829

€ 4.64

Paperback. A book about the power and betrayals of love, about lost children, lost chances. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 132 x 24. Weight in Grams: 260. Light shelf wear else as new.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
9780099472254
ISBN
9780099472254

€ 7.34

Paperback. The Buddenbrook clan is everything you'd expect of a nineteenth-century German merchant family - wealthy, esteemed, established. Four generations later, a tide of twentieth-century modernism has gradually disintegrated the bourgeois values on which the Buddenbrooks built their success. Translator(s): Lowe-Porter, H. T. Num Pages: 864 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 33. Weight in Grams: 626. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0002078
ISBN
9780749386474

€ 17.95

Paperback. A collection of stories such as "Peasants", "The House with the Mezzanine" and "My Life", in which, the author paints a picture of the conditions of the poor and of their powerlessness in the face of exploitation and hardship. Translator(s): Wilks, Ronald. Num Pages: 384 pages, bibliography, chronology, notes. BIC Classification: FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 127 x 24. Weight in Grams: 288. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0003882
ISBN
9780140447873

€ 4.64

Paperback. Hans Castorp is 'a perfectly ordinary, if engaging young man' when he goes to visit his cousin in an exclusive sanatorium in the Swiss Alps. What should have been a three week trip turns into a seven year stay. Translator(s): Lowe-Porter, H. T. Num Pages: 752 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 39. Weight in Grams: 542.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780749386429
ISBN
9780749386429

€ 14.99
€ 10.75

Paperback. Features hunters, wives, old men of wisdom, waiters, fighters, women loved, women lost: living on the raw edge, making love, and facing the inevitable reality of death. As an introduction to the author's work, or as an overview of the themes he developed in his novels, this work presents a collection of stories. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 178 x 124 x 12. Weight in Grams: 100.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
Arrow
Condition
New
SKU
9780099909705
ISBN
9780099909705

€ 8.99
€ 6.49

Paperback. Once a successful surgeon, Frederick Welin now lives in self-imposed exile on an island in the Swedish archipelago. Nearly twelve years have passed since he was disgraced for attempting to cover up a tragic mishap on the operating table. One morning in the depths of winter, he sees a hunched figure struggling towards him across the ice. Translator(s): Thompson, Laurie. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 132 x 20. Weight in Grams: 270.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099512981
ISBN
9780099512981

€ 13.99
€ 10.85

Paperback. A collection of ten stories that depict the rural mid-lands of Ireland and their people. Winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, it deals with the meaning of small things, contrary behaviours and emotions. Num Pages: 200 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 125 x 16. Weight in Grams: 220.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571295302
ISBN
9780571295302

€ 14.00
€ 11.24

Paperback. Num Pages: 308 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 203 x 132 x 22. Weight in Grams: 280.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
New Directions Publishing Corporation United States
Number of pages
308
Condition
New
SKU
V9780811216746
ISBN
9780811216746

€ 14.99

Paperback. This collection, Helen Simpson's third and best yet, is a loosely linked set of stories about women - at work, at home and on holiday - that is poignant, perceptive, often sad and frequently funny. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 199 x 15. Weight in Grams: 144. Clean copy with some shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KSS0001834
ISBN
9780099284222

€ 17.95

Paperback. This collection is set against the background of places already familiar to Catherine Cookson's readers - the North-East, the South Coast and London, with a time-scale stretching from the 1920's to the modern day. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FT; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 179 x 108 x 15. Weight in Grams: 130. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Corgi
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0006349
ISBN
9780552145329

€ 17.95

Paperback. Born to drunken parents in the slums of Paris, Nana lives in squalor until she is discovered at the Theatre des Varietes. She soon rises from the streets to set the city alight as the most famous high-class prostitute of her day. Nana's hedonistic appetite for luxury and decadent pleasures knows no bounds - until, eventually, it consumes her. Translator(s): Holden, George. Num Pages: 480 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 21. Weight in Grams: 342. Good copy with some shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1973
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KKD0007667
ISBN
9780140442632

€ 17.95

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