×


 x 

Shopping cart

Fiction: special features

Results 193 - 216 of 2073

Fiction: special features

Paperback. One of the most talked-about novels of 2008: the visionary epic from a Latin American genius Num Pages: 912 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 133 x 52. Weight in Grams: 632.
Publisher
Picador
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Unabridged
Condition
New
SKU
V9780330447430
ISBN
9780330447430

€ 14.99
€ 13.19

Paperback. An exhilarating, must-read novel from one of Latin America's pre-eminent writers, and author of the acclaimed masterpiece 2666. Num Pages: 604 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 132 x 40. Weight in Grams: 428. Good copy with some shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Picador
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0011248
ISBN
9780330509527

€ 7.24

Paperback. Lucid, insane, deadly serious, wildly playful, biblomaniacal, and perversely imaginative' Nicole Krauss Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT; WHP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 133 x 19. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
Picador USA
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780330510516
ISBN
9780330510516

€ 10.99
€ 10.87

Hardcover. Num Pages: 608 pages. BIC Classification: FF; FH; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 153. .
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton General Division United Kingdom
Number of pages
608
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2019
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473630413
ISBN
9781473630413

€ 24.99
€ 18.88

Paperback. A collection of stories exploring a host of female parts - rites of passage, love, loss, danger, revelations, strange relationships, - the pleasures and pains of growing up female. Editor(s): Lefanu, Sarah. Num Pages: 242 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; FYB; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 130 x 20. Weight in Grams: 276. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Aurora Metro Publications
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0000994
ISBN
9780951587744

€ 4.91

Paperback. The art of writing is mysterious; the opinions we hold are ephemeral. This title presents eleven short stories. Translator(s): Hurley, Andrew. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 129 x 10. Weight in Grams: 114.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
New Ed
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141183862
ISBN
9780141183862

€ 15.99
€ 12.36

Hardcover. In the last years of the Cold War, a private club is a magnet for the elite of an Eastern European city. They keep one another's secrets, even the truth about a brutal murder. When a young journalist learns too much he has to flee the country. A gripping murder mystery, with startling plot twist. Cover drawings by Hungarian artist Ferenc Martyn. Num Pages: 440 pages, 5. BIC Classification: FF; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 145 x 40. Weight in Grams: 690.
Publisher
Phaeton Publishing Limited
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908420077
ISBN
9781908420077

€ 25.99
€ 19.71

Paperback. Two old friends find themselves side by side on the flight from Algiers to Constantine. Though bound by shared experiences from their youth, they have lived very different lives. The flight will last an hour, during which both their stories will be told, peppered by anecdotes about Algeria's struggle to release itself from the French colonial grip. Translator(s): Naffis-Sahely, Andre. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 16. Weight in Grams: 234. 160 pages. Two old friends find themselves side by side on the flight from Algiers to Constantine. Though bound by shared experiences from their youth, they have lived very different lives. The flight will last an hour, during which both their stories will be told, peppered by anecdotes about Algeria's struggle to release itself from the French colonial grip. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Dimension: 199 x 130 x 16. Weight: 234. Translator(s): Naffis-Sahely, Andre.
Publisher
Haus Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906697426
ISBN
9781906697426

€ 10.99
€ 10.95

Hardcover.
Publisher
MacLehose Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
9780857050960
ISBN
9780857050960

€ 4.64

Paperback. A novel about the fear, sin and guilt that lurks in the dark corridors of the human conscience. It is a story on an epic scale about betrayal, sacrifice and unconditional love, and a darkly humorous parable recalling the Biblical tales of God's terrible rage and the fate that befell those who suffered it. Translator(s): Panas, Yiannis. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 158 x 234 x 28. Weight in Grams: 525.
Publisher
Black and White Publishing
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845025472
ISBN
9781845025472

€ 15.99
€ 11.92

Paperback. Jane Bowles wrote very little: just one perfect novel, "Two Serious Ladies", a play, the "Summer House", and the dozen or so stories. But it was enough to establish a reputation as one of the twentieth century's most original fiction writers. This edition of Jane Bowles' stories comes with a biographical note and photos. Num Pages: 426 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 35. Weight in Grams: 450.
Publisher
Sort of Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908745156
ISBN
9781908745156

€ 14.99
€ 13.29

Paperback. Presents stories of abandonment and vengeance, in which extreme situations lead to disturbing conclusions. A missionary is sent to a place so distant he finds his God has no power there; a husband abandons his wife as they honeymoon in the South American jungle; and a boy's drug-induced transformation leads to cruelty enjoyed and suffered. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 672 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 29. Weight in Grams: 476.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
672
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141191355
ISBN
9780141191355

€ 19.99
€ 14.66

Paperback. A collection of twenty-four tales told in bold, distinct voices from Brazil to Africa and from Nice to Hollywood. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 24. Weight in Grams: 304. Short Stories. 368 pages. A collection of twenty-four tales told in bold, distinct voices from Brazil to Africa and from Nice to Hollywood. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Dimension: 198 x 129 x 24. Weight: 250.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780747592297
ISBN
9780747592297

€ 10.99
€ 10.79

Paperback. An anthology of Decadent short stories reflecting a variety of fin-de-siecle themes. It showcases the short story as the most attractive medium through which writers experiment with Decadent themes and styles. It stresses the role of the magazine culture in the unprecedented explosion of the Decadent short story in the 1890s. Editor(s): Boyiopoulos, Kostas; Choi, Yoonjoung; Tildesley, Matthew Brinton. Num Pages: 432 pages, 12 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: DQ; FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 157 x 235 x 26. Weight in Grams: 718.
Publisher
EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY PRESS
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748692149
ISBN
9780748692149

€ 30.45

Paperback. The stories in The Manet Girl explore situations in which desire, cutting through the demands of daily life, blurs all rational distinctions between what is important and what is distraction. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 136 x 197 x 15. Weight in Grams: 196.
Publisher
Salt Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
164
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781907773457
ISBN
9781907773457

€ 13.99
€ 13.15

Paperback. Explores the extremities of the human condition in all its brilliance and brutality. Drawing on a host of enthralling characters - a farmer, a cuckold and a teenager exploring his sexuality; good parents, bad parents, writers and soldiers; a student, a rent boy and a hitman, this book examines the hopeful and the damaged without judgement. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 20. Weight in Grams: 192.
Publisher
Black Swan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784160999
ISBN
9781784160999

€ 11.99
€ 10.06

Paperback. A collection of the finest short stories from our best loved authors, including Samuel Beckett, Graham Greene, William Golding, Kingsley Amis, Doris Lessing, Muriel Spark, J G Ballard, William Trevor, Ian McEwan, Martin Amis, Rose Tremain, Salman Rushdie, Graham Swift and Kazuo Ishiguro. Editor(s): Bradbury, Malcolm. Num Pages: 448 pages. BIC Classification: DQ; FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 33. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
448
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780241952863
ISBN
9780241952863

€ 14.99
€ 11.60

Mass Market Paperback. From one of the greatest living literary imaginations and the celebrated author of FAHRENHEIT 451 comes a collection of never-before-published effortlessly beautiful tales. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: FLC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 15. Weight in Grams: 172.
Publication date
2009
Publisher
HarperVoyager
Condition
New
SKU
9780007303649
ISBN
9780007303649

€ 11.99
€ 9.11

Paperback. A scintillating collection of stories from the master of science fiction. Num Pages: 976 pages. BIC Classification: FL; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 154 x 56. Weight in Grams: 960.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
HarperVoyager
Condition
New
SKU
9780007280582
ISBN
9780007280582

€ 24.99
€ 15.15

Paperback. Editor(s): Marques, Toni; Slade, Katie. Translator(s): Hahn, Daniel. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1KLSB; DQ; FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 140 x 201 x 11. Weight in Grams: 172.
Publisher
Carcanet Press Ltd.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905583683
ISBN
9781905583683

€ 13.99
€ 13.11

Paperback. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 2ACSC; FH; FK; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130. .
Publisher
Pan Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2019
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447298823
ISBN
9781447298823

€ 10.10

Paperback. Having spent some time in Rome, Antonio returns to his native town with the reputation of being a playboy and with a long list of amorous adventures behind him. To please his father, Antonio agrees to marry the beautiful Barbara. A year after their marriage however - scandal erupts. Barbara is still a virgin. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 131 x 22. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141189062
ISBN
9780141189062

€ 16.99
€ 13.95

Paperback. A brilliant collection of seven original stories by award-winning authors, inspired by different concepts of love. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Sceptre
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2019
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473649453
ISBN
9781473649453

€ 11.99
€ 10.07

Hardcover. Editor(s): Kuhn, Tom. Translator(s): Osborne, Charles. Num Pages: 216 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FV; FYT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
216
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472582737
ISBN
9781472582737

€ 69.04

Page 9 of 87