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Gulliver's travels
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A wickedly clever satire uses comic inversions to offer telling insights into the nature of man and society, the Penguin Classics edition of Jonathan ...
Look who's back
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The smash-hit satirical bestseller, more than 3 million copies sold worldwideFilm a box-office hit in Germany, now available on NETFLIXA two-part BBC ...

So much for that
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From the Orange Prize-winning author of We Need to Talk About Kevin comes the most entertaining novel about illness and death one's ever likely to rea...
Scott Pilgrim
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Scott Pilgrim's life is totally sweet. He's 23 years old, he's in a rock band, he's 'between jobs' and he's dating a cute high school girl. Nothing co...

In bloom
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Shortlisted for the CrimeFest Last Laugh Award 2018'Makes Hannibal Lecter look like Mary Poppins. this is going to give me a serious book hangover' Jo...
Deception
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THE PERFECT GIFT for fans of Roald Dahl.Think you know Dahl? Think again. There's still a whole world of Dahl to discover in a newly collected book of...

The life and opinions of Tristram Shandy, gentleman
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Purporting to be an autobiography of the antihero Tristram Shandy, Laurence Sterne's novel is a comic masterpiece of digression, egoism and sensationa...
The gate of angels
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Shortlisted for the Booker Prize.It is 1912, and at Cambridge University the modern age is knocking at the gate.Fred Fairly, a Junior Fellow at the co...

A confederacy of dunces
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'My favourite book of all time... it stays with you long after you have read it - for your whole life, in fact' Billy ConnollyA monument to sloth, ...
The third policeman
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A masterpiece of black humour from the renown comic and acclaimed author of 'At Swim-Two-Birds' - Flann O'Brien.A thriller, a hilarious comic satire a...

Pride and prejudice
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Jane Austen's best-loved novel is an unforgettable story about the inaccuracy of first impressions, the power of reason, and above all the strange dyn...
Wizard of the crow
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To honour the Ruler's birthday, the Free Republic of Aburiria set out to build a tower; a modern wonder of the world that will reach the gates of Heav...

The valley of amazement
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An expansive, heartbreaking novel from the internationally bestselling author of 'The Joy Luck Club'.In turn-of-the-century Shanghai, Violet Minturn i...
Oh my god, what a complete Aisling
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'An utter ray of sunshine' Red _______________Ever been a small town girl trying to make a life in the big city?Meet twenty-something Aisling - that's...

Agnes Grey
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Drawing on her own experience, Anne Brontë exposes the isolated world of a nineteenth-century governess in her debut novel, Agnes Grey. Part of the M...
The age of innocence
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Edith Wharton's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, The Age of Innocence, is both a poignant story of frustrated love and an extraordinarily vivid, delightf...

Human voices
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From the Booker Prizewinning author of 'Offshore' and 'The Blue Flower'; a funny, touching, authentic story of life at Broadcasting House during the B...
Very good, Jeeves
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A Jeeves and Wooster collectionAn outstanding collection of Jeeves stories, every one a winner, in which Jeeves endeavours to give satisfaction: By sa...

Alice in Brexitland
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Lying on a riverbank on a lazy summer's afternoon - 23rd June 2016, to be precise - Alice spots a flustered-looking white rabbit called Dave calling f...
The complete short stories
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The buttoned-up world of the British upper classes is exploded by the brilliance, wit and audacity of Saki's bomb-like stories. In 'The Open Window' a...

Death and the penguin
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Viktor is an aspiring writer with only Misha, his pet penguin, for company. Although he would prefer to write short stories, he earns a living composi...
American psycho
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Bret Easton Ellis's American Psycho is a cult classic, adapted into a film starring Christian Bale.Patrick Bateman is twenty-six and works on Wall Str...

Happiness for humans
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'Loved this book. Funny, quirky, unexpected' Jojo Moyes'Very clever and great fun' Kate Eberlen'Bridget Jones' diary for the digital age' Daily Record...
Less than zero
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In 1985, Bret Easton Ellis shocked, stunned and disturbed with his debut novel, Less Than Zero. Published when he was just twenty-one, this extraordin...

The death of an owl
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Political chaos, MPs turning on each other, expediency and skulduggery at the highest echelons of government? No, not Brexit, but a brilliant politica...
Submission
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As the 2022 French Presidential election looms, two candidates emerge as favourites: Marine Le Pen of the Front National, and the charismatic Muhammed...

French rhapsody
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Praise for The Red Notebook: An endearing love story written in beautifully poetic prose. It is an enthralling mystery about chasing the unknown, the ...
Dead writers in rehab
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When literary reprobate Foster James wakes up in a strange country house, he assumes he's been consigned to rehab (yet again) by his dwindling band of...

Lake success
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*Over 50 Best of 2018 listings worldwide* 'Gary Shteyngart hears America perfectly; its fatuity, its poignant lament, its boisterous self-loathing. It...
The dinner party and other stories
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'He reflected in future retrospect on the evening and foretold every gesture, every word. I can't do it, he said. I can predict everything that wil...

Good omens
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Armageddon only happens once, you know. They don't let you go around again until you get it right. According to the Nice and Accurate Prophecies of...
Ring for Jeeves
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Captain Biggar, big-game hunter and all round tough guy, should make short work of the two bookies who have absconded with his winnings after a freak double made him a fortune. But on this occasion Honest Patch Perkins and his clerk are not as they seem. They are in fact Bill Belfry and his temporary butler Jeeves.

Work
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Bob Slocum is anxious, bored and fearful of his job. So why is it he wants nothing more than the chance to speak at the next company convention? In th...
Astroturf
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'A brawn cocktail that nails the zeitgeist' Irish Times 'I loved Matthew Sperling's sly, subversive novel, a wickedly funny tale of how to come out on...

Good omens
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____________________COMING TO AMAZON PRIME ON 31ST MAY - STARRING DAVID TENNANT, MICHAEL SHEEN AND BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH'Marvellously benign, ridiculou...
Alice's adventures in Wonderland
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It's a warm summer's afternoon when young Alice first tumbles down the rabbit hole and into the adventures in Wonderland that have kept readers spellb...

The code of the Woosters
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'To dive into a Wodehouse novel is to swim in some of the most elegantly turned phrases in the English language' Ben Schott'There are moments, Jeeves,...
There but for the
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Hailed among the BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR 2011 by Jeanette Winterson, A.S. Byatt, Patrick Ness, Sebastian Barry, Boyd Tonkin, Erica Wagner...A sparkling...

The virgin suicides
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Previously adapted into a critically acclaimed film by Sofia Coppola starring Kirsten Dunst, this is the story of the five Lisbon sisters - beautiful,...
The adventures of Tom Sawyer
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HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics.'Now he found out a new thing - namely, that to promise not to do a ...

The Gropes
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It is one of the more surprising facts about Old England that one can still find families living in the same houses their ancestors built centuries be...
The inimitable Jeeves
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A Jeeves and Wooster collectionA classic collection of stories featuring some of the funniest episodes in the life of Bertie Wooster, gentleman, and J...

Christie Malry's own double-entry
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Christie Malry is a simple man. As a young accounts clerk at a confectionery factory in London he learns the principles of Double-Entry Bookkeeping. F...
Inherent vice
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Read the cult classic behind the major new film starring Joaquin Phoenix, Reese Witherspoon and Josh Brolin.Part noir, part psychedelic romp, all Thom...

Kill 'em all
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_____________________The long-awaited sequel to KILL YOUR FRIENDSA Guardian Book of the Year 2018It is 2017 - the time of Trump, Brexit and fake news....
England, England
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Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize for Fiction As every schoolboy knows, you can fit the whole of England on the Isle of Wight. Grotesque, visionary...

Bad
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The brand-new summer sizzler . . . ____________She stole the life she wanted. Now someone wants to steal it back . . . Alvie Knightly may be waking up...
Madame Bovary of the suburbs
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The story of a woman's life, from childhood to death, somewhere in provincial France, from the 1950s to just shy of 2025. She has doting parents, does...

Blackass
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White skin, green eyes, red hair...Furo Wariboko - born and bred in Lagos - wakes up on the morning of his job interview to discover he has turned int...
Eric
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A beautiful gift edition of the classic Discworld novel.Eric is the Discworld's only demonology hacker. The trouble is, he's not very good at it. All...