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Noughts + Crosses
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'The Noughts & Crosses series are my favourite books of all time' Stormzy'Stop it! You're all behaving like animals! Worse than animals - like bla...
Crucible of gold
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Naomi Novik's stunning series of novels follow the global adventures of Captain William Laurence and his fighting dragon Temeraire as they are thrown ...

SS-GB
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In February 1941 British Command surrendered to the Nazis. Churchill has been executed, the King is in the Tower and the SS are in Whitehall.For nine ...
The hundred-year-old man who climbed out of the window and disappeared
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Sitting quietly in his room in an old people's home, Allan Karlsson is waiting for a party he doesn't want to begin. His one-hundredth birthday party ...

Wolf Hall
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Winner of the Man Booker PrizeShortlisted for the the Orange PrizeShortlisted for the Costa Novel Award`Dizzyingly, dazzlingly good' Daily Mail'Our mo...
Bring up the bodies
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Winner of the Man Booker Prize 2012Winner of the 2012 Costa Book of the YearShortlisted for the 2013 Women's Prize for Fiction'Simply exceptional.I en...

The King's sister
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England's Forgotten Queens'The gripping tale of Elizabeth of Lancaster, sibling of Henry IV. Packed with love, loss and intrigue' - Sunday Express S M...
The last days of new Paris
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A thriller of a war that never was - of survival in an impossible city - of surreal cataclysm. In The Last Days of New Paris, China Mi?ville entwines ...

Noughts & crosses
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** SOON TO BE A MAJOR NEW BBC TV SERIES **'The Noughts & Crosses series are still my favourite books of all time and showed me just how amazing st...
The 7th function of language
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'One of the funniest, most riotously inventive and enjoyable novels you'll read this year' - ObserverRoland Barthes is knocked down in a Paris street ...

Knife edge
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'The Noughts & Crosses series are my favourite books of all time' StormzyNo one could begin to guess at the depth of the hatred I held for Sephy H...
Double Cross
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'The Noughts & Crosses series are my favourite books of all time' Stormzy Just this once. Just this once and no more, I promise.Please let me get...

The man in the high castle
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NOW AN AMAZON ORIGINAL SERIES'Truth, she thought. As terrible as death. But harder to find.'America, fifteen years after the end of the Second World W...
Checkmate
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My name is Callie Rose. My mum is a Cross - one of the so-called ruling elite.My dad was a Nought. My dad was a murderer. My dad was a terrorist.These...

Midnight's children
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Born at the stroke of midnight, at the precise moment of India's independence, Saleem Sinai is destined from birth to be special. For he is one of 1,0...
Her hidden life
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A forbidden love. A deadly secret.'An absorbing, well-researched story that brings to life an extraordinary period in history' GILL PAUL, bestselling ...

Black powder war
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Naomi Novik's stunning series of novels follow the adventures of Cpt Laurence and his dragon Temeraire as they travel from the shores of Britain to Ch...
Fatherland
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Fatherland is set in an alternative world where Hitler has won the Second World War. It is April 1964 and one week before Hitler's 75th birthday. Xavi...

Blood of tyrants
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Naomi Novik's beloved Temeraire series, a brilliant combination of fantasy and history that reimagines the Napoleonic wars as fought with the aid of i...
Dark matter
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'Brilliant. . . I think Blake Crouch just invented something new.' - Lee Child, author of the Jack Reacher series.From Blake Crouch, the author of the...

The optickal illusion
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In The Optickal Illusion, Rachel Halliburton's meticulous recreation of Georgian society reveals the sordid details of a genuine scandal that deceived...
Dominion
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At once a vivid, haunting reimagining of 1950s Britain, a gripping, humane spy thriller and a poignant love story, with Dominion C. J. Sansom once aga...

The Ottoman secret
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'The best what-if thriller for a long, long time' LEE CHILD 'An alternative history tale that will blow your mind. A story strung along the centuries...
The children of men
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Award-winning P.D. James, one of the masters of British crime fiction, plots this atmospheric and disturbing novel in the year 2021. Children of Men i...

The Strawberry Girl
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Summer 1893. In a small Norwegian fishing village, local girl Johanne dutifully gathers berries for tourists and poses barefoot for painters as 'The S...
The shadow queen
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**Queen of the North, Anne O'Brien's enthralling new novel, is available to pre-order now**The Sunday Times Bestseller 'O'Brien is now approaching Phi...

Queen of the North
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From Sunday Times bestseller Anne O'Brien . . .To those around her she was a loyal subject. In her heart she was a traitor.1399: England's crown is un...
Lady of Hay
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A story spanning centuries. A long awaited revenge.In London, journalist Jo Clifford plans to debunk the belief in past-lives in a hard-hitting magazi...

The first time Lauren Pailing died
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'Stylish, alluring, utterly gripping. An intricate, elegantly written time-slip tale that keeps you guessing until the last page.' LISA O'KELLY, OBSER...
The lost plot
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The fourth title in Genevieve Cogman's witty and wonderful The Invisible Library series, The Lost Plotis an action-packed literary adventure.A covert ...

The silence of the girls
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Shorlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction and the Costa Novel Award Booker-winning novelist Pat Barker imagines the untold story of the women at th...
Fatherland
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_________________________'The highest form of thriller . . . non-stop excitement' The TimesNOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER: THE SECOND SLEEP, ROBERT HARRI...

Gnomon
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A GUARDIAN BOOK OF THE YEAR'Gnomon is an extraordinary novel, and one I can't stop thinking about some weeks after I read it. It is deeply troubling, ...
Overland
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Welcome to Overland! Where the California sun shines down on synthetic grass and plastic oranges bedeck the trees all year round. Steam billows gently...

Here comes trouble
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Welcome to Kyrzbekistan, winner of Most Corrupt Country 2011 and 2012. A place where anyone can be happy - as long they aren't poor, ill, foreign, a ...
An excess male
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One of the Washington Posts' The 5 best science fiction and fantasy novels of 2017 !James Tiptree, Jr Literary Award Honor ListA B&N Sci-Fi and F...

Fatherland
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It is April 1964 and one week before Hitler's 75th birthday. Xavier March, a detective of the Kriminalpolizei, is called out to investigate the discov...
Machines like me and people like you
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**THE NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER**Britain has lost the Falklands war, Margaret Thatcher battles Tony Benn for power and Alan Turing achieves a breakthrough...

Loch of the dead
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'A hugely entertaining Victorian mystery' New York Times 'I enjoyed this - properly creepy and Gothic' Ian Rankin_______________A CASE FOR FREY &...
Ike and Kay
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Acclaimed author and managing director of The Times Literary Supplement, James MacManus, creates a compelling historical novel that brings to life an ...

Knife edge
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WHEN TRUTH AND JUSTICE ARE NO LONGER BLACK AND WHITE ISSUES . . . Sephy is a Cross, one of the privileged in a society where the ruling Crosses treat ...
Tomorrow
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'What a novel! Ambitious and wonderfully achieved. A book to read again and again' Michael Morpurgo, bestselling author of War Horse A spellbinding an...

The plot against America
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'In The Plot Against America, Roth precisely described the sinister and chilling nightmare in which the United States now finds itself. America has no...
Carter beats the devil
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Charles Carter, dubbed Carter the Great by Houdini himself, was born into privilege but became a magician out of need: only when dazzling an audience ...

Wolf Hall
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The greatest literary sensation of recent times - and now the inspiration for a major BBC series, starring Mark Rylance and Damian Lewis and directed ...
From the wreck
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'This strange story of love and loneliness, which explores how we all long to belong, is simply wonderful' Daily Mail'Absorbing . . . full of deep cur...

The parentations
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Eighteenth-century London - the lives of the sisters Fitzgerald, Constance and Verity, become entwined with the nearby Fowler household, charged with ...
Checkmate
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Can the future ever erase the past? Rose has a Cross mother and a nought father in a society where the pale-skinned noughts are treated as inferiors a...

Empire games
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Empire Games is the first book in the exciting series set in the same world as Charles Stross' The Merchant Princes series.A time of ambition, treache...
The man in the high castle
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An official tie-in edition of Philip K. Dick's dazzling speculative novel to accompany the new TV series, executive produced by Ridley Scott. Philip K...