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Paperback. From the sugar plantations of Saint-Domingue to the lavish parlors of New Orleans at the turn of the 19th century, Isabel Allende's latest novel tells the story of a mulatta woman, a slave and concubine, determined to take control of her own destiny in a society where that would seem impossible. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: FV; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 32. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
Fourth Estate (GB)
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007348657
ISBN
9780007348657

€ 13.99
€ 10.65

Paperback. A magnificent sweeping tale from the international bestselling author of 'The House of the Spirits'. Translator(s): Sayers Peden, Margaret. Num Pages: 416 pages, maps. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 28. Weight in Grams: 314. Clean copy with some reader wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Harper Perennial
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTM0000862
ISBN
9780006552321

€ 4.64

Paperback. Offers a collection of short stories that explores the lives of young men in their twenties and thirties, their confusions, their obsessions, their emotional complexities, taking a clear-eyed view of relationships between young men and women who have come of age in an era without innocence. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 134 x 16. Weight in Grams: 174.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099443629
ISBN
9780099443629

€ 15.08

Paperback. A sweeping novel weaving ancient Byzantine history and legend with a searing modern day romantic adventure. Translator(s): Endres, Clifford; Endres, Selhan. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 274.
Publisher
Telegram Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Translation
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846591488
ISBN
9781846591488

€ 11.99
€ 10.58

Paperback. An enchanting and often shocking debut short-story collection Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 130 x 31. Weight in Grams: 350.
Publisher
Oneworld Publications
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
!st edition, Special Preview Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780749792
ISBN
9781780749792

€ 11.99
€ 10.49

Paperback. 'These 39 Arab writers are all under the age of 40. They have flung open the doors on Arabic culture inviting the reader to transcend cultural boundaries and land in a region known as the "Arab World".' Hanan al-Shaykh Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1FB; DQ; FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 133 x 21. Weight in Grams: 222. New Writing from the Arab World. 320 pages. 'These 39 Arab writers are all under the age of 40. They have flung open the doors on Arabic culture inviting the reader to transcend cultural boundaries and land in a region known as the "Arab World".' Hanan al-Shaykh. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1FB; DQ; FA; FYT. Dimension: 198 x 133 x 21. Weight: 222.
Publisher
Bloomsbury UK
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408809631
ISBN
9781408809631

€ 11.99
€ 11.54

Paperback. Includes a collection spans many genres, offering ingenious alternative histories, mystery and horror, satirical reflections and a devilishly funny attacks. In this book, the stories reveal the scope of his imagination and the warmth beneath his acerbic humour, and they all share the unmistakable style and wit of one of Britain's writers. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 528 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 134 x 25. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
528
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141195292
ISBN
9780141195292

€ 16.99
€ 13.13

Paperback. A collection of short stories of the author including "In the Place of the End" and "The Last Days of Muhammad Atta", and essays and reviews. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 15. Weight in Grams: 162.
Publisher
Vintage Books
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099488699
ISBN
9780099488699

€ 13.99
€ 10.79

Paperback. A collection of short stories, including "Heavy Water"; "Straight Fiction"; "Career Moves"; "The Janitor on Mars"; "Let Me Count the Times"; and others. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 15. Weight in Grams: 174.
Publisher
Vintage Books USA
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099272663
ISBN
9780099272663

€ 13.99
€ 10.85

Paperback. An ex-circus strongman and Notting Hill rough-justice artist, meets his own personal holocaust and 'Einsteinian' destiny. There is maximum boredom and minimum love-making advised, while a new strain of schizophrenia overwhelms the young son of a 'father of the nuclear age'. This book offers a collection of stories that reveal a deep preoccupation. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 9. Weight in Grams: 100.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099768913
ISBN
9780099768913

€ 11.99
€ 10.07

Paperback. Shmuel, a young, idealistic student, is drawn to a mysterious handwritten note on a campus noticeboard. This takes him to a strange house, where an elderly invalid man requires a paid companion, to argue with and read to him. But there is someone else in the house, too.. Translator(s): De Lange, Nicholas. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784701956
ISBN
9781784701956

€ 13.99
€ 10.85

Paperback. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 14. Weight in Grams: 208.
Publisher
Jacaranda Books Art Music Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909762046
ISBN
9781909762046

€ 11.99
€ 10.62

Mass Market Paperback. Includes tales such as 'The Steadfast Tin Soldier' and 'Big Klaus and Little Klaus'. Series: Penguin Little Black Classics. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 162 x 113 x 7. Weight in Grams: 54.
Publisher
Penguin Classic
Publication date
2012
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141398044
ISBN
9780141398044

€ 4.69

Paperback. Editor(s): Love, Glen A. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 13. Weight in Grams: 172.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199540723
ISBN
9780199540723

€ 10.99
€ 9.79

Paperback. Winner of the August Prize 2013. Translator(s): Death, Sarah. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Pan Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447268932
ISBN
9781447268932

€ 10.99
€ 10.86

Paperback. The new paperback edition of a rarity: a brilliant novel of ideas that is also irresistible and very, very racy. An engrossing, hugely satisfying and entertaining read, by a young Argentinian superstar. For lovers of historical novels, and of the modernist giants Mann and Musil. Translator(s): Caistor, Nick; Garcia, Lorenza. Num Pages: 592 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 133 x 37. Weight in Grams: 474.
Publisher
Pushkin Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
New
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908968388
ISBN
9781908968388

€ 13.99
€ 10.53

Paperback. The long-awaited first English collection of Neuman's short stories Translator(s): Caistor, Nick; Garcia, Lorenza. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 140 x 13. Weight in Grams: 176.
Publisher
Pushkin Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782270737
ISBN
9781782270737

€ 11.99
€ 9.79

Paperback. First published in 1945, this is Bosnian author Ivo Andric's saga of turbulent imperial forces played out through the fates of two men in a remote outpost of the Ottoman Empire. Editor(s): Schmidt, Michael. Translator(s): Hawkesworth, Celia. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 44. Weight in Grams: 598.
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784971120
ISBN
9781784971120

€ 10.99
€ 10.57

Paperback. From familiar fairy tales and legends - "Red Riding Hood", "Bluebeard", "Puss in Boots", "Beauty and the Beast", vampires and werewolves, the author has created a collection of dark, sensual, fantastic stories. Series: Vintage Magic. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 12. Weight in Grams: 132.
Publisher
VINTAGE CLASSICS
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099588115
ISBN
9780099588115

€ 11.99
€ 10.07

Paperback. Puts the spotlight on private universes from India to Canada and New England, from Cornwall to Mexico. This book talks about people who set forth on journeys and find themselves suddenly beyond the pale, or surprisingly back where they started from. Caught up in the cycles of hope and disappointment, their lives are ruled by the seasons. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 144 x 197 x 14. Weight in Grams: 158. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
VINTAGE
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
New Ed
SKU
KOC0019355
ISBN
9780099289647

€ 4.64

Paperback. Set in contemporary Bombay and other cities, this is a collection of 11 short stories that reflect Desai's skill for evoking the full flavour of Indian life. The colours, smells and sounds, as well as some intensely individual characters, are here. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 10. Weight in Grams: 110.
Publisher
Vintage
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099428534
ISBN
9780099428534

€ 11.99
€ 10.07

Paperback. Editor(s): VanderMeer, Jeff; VanderMeer, Ann. Num Pages: 344 pages. BIC Classification: FL; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 153 x 27. Weight in Grams: 384.
Publisher
PM Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781629630359
ISBN
9781629630359

€ 19.99
€ 15.60

Paperback. As part of The Living you cannot die. As part of The Living you have no free will. Yet one man is born who is different to the rest; one who could bring society crashing down - A stunning and sinister vision of a dystopian future by a critically acclaimed young Russian author. Translator(s): Rann, James. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 126 x 31. Weight in Grams: 452.
Publisher
Hesperus Press Ltd
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843913771
ISBN
9781843913771

€ 11.99
€ 10.62

Paperback. From the Orange- and Whitbread-shortlisted author of Buddha Da Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: DQ; FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 11. Weight in Grams: 128.
Publisher
Canongate Books Ltd
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841955193
ISBN
9781841955193

€ 13.99
€ 10.53

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