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Narrative theme: Social issues

Products In Narrative theme: Social issues (Total Products 110, Showing: 1 -> 32)
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The water cure
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'A gripping, sinister fable' - MARGARET ATWOOD, via Twitter'An extraordinary debut novel. Otherworldly, luminous, precise... She is writing the way th...
Extremely loud & incredibly close
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Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close is Jonathan Safran Foer's heartrending New York novelIn a vase in a closet, a couple of years after his father die...

The Sparsholt affair
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In October 1940, the handsome young David Sparsholt arrives in Oxford. A keen athlete and oarsman, he at first seems unaware of the effect he has on o...
Death in spring
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'Soaringly beautiful, urgent and disturbing... A masterpiece.' Colm Tóibín, from the introduction'Dark and beautiful and brilliant' Sarah Moss, author...

Home
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AS FEATURED ON 'THIS TIME NEXT YEAR' on ITV1 Heart-stopping. A need to read novel. Kit de Waal, author of My Name is LeonA brave, important, heart-br...
The end of Eddy
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'A brilliant novel. courageous, necessary and deeply touching' GuardianÉdouard Louis grew up in a village in northern France where many live below the...

The power
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WINNER OF THE 2017 BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTIONONE OF BARACK OBAMA'S BEST BOOKS OF 2017'Electrifying' Margaret Atwood'A big, page-turning, thoug...
A state of freedom
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Longlisted for the DSC Prize for South Asian LiteratureWhat happens when we attempt to exchange the life we are given for something better? Five peopl...

Winter
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LONGLISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE 2018The dazzling second novel in Ali Smith's essential Seasonal Quartet -- from the Baileys Prize-winning, Man Booker-...
American by day
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'A superb novel on all levels' Marcel Berlins, The Times'Derek B Miller writes the kind of crime fiction the world needs right now. Principled, but no...

The female persuasion
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** Selected by 8 National Newspapers as a Book of the Year ** ** The New York Times Bestseller **'The wit, intelligence and deep feeling of Wolitzer's...
Gun love
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**Longlisted for the National Book Award for Fiction 2018**'My mother called anyone or anything that seemed alone, or ended up in the wrong place, a s...

Moth smoke
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Moth Smoke is the first novel by Mohsin Hamid, author of The Reluctant Fundamentalist'You know you're in trouble when you can't meet a woman's eye, pa...
Another country
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'A masterwork... an almost unbearable, tumultuous, blood-pounding experience' Washinton PostWhen Another Country appeared in 1962, it caused a literar...

The trick to time
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A heart-wrenching love story from the internationally bestselling author of My Name Is LeonMona is a young Irish girl in the big city, with the thrill...
Lies of silence
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When Michael Dillon is ordered by the IRA to park his car in the carpark of a Belfast hotel, he is faced with a moral choice which leaves him absolute...

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...
Disobedience
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From the author of The Power, winner of the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2017Ronit has left London and transformed her life. She has become a cig...

The growing season
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Now anyone can have a baby. With FullLife's safe and affordable healthcare plan, the brave new world is here.Without the pouch, Eva might not have bee...
A week in December
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THE NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER London, the week before Christmas, 2007. Seven wintry days to track the lives of seven characters: a hedge fund manager tryi...

Upstate
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Upstate is a funny, moving family drama from one of the world's most influential literary critics.'Thoughtful and though-provoking' Financial TimesAla...
Wide Sargasso Sea
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A gorgeous clothbound edition of Jean Rhys's great masterpiece of desire and madness in the Caribbean, published for the novel's fiftieth anniversary....

Jam butties and a pan of scouse
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JAM BUTTIES AND A PAN OF SCOUSE is a gritty yet heart-warming memoir set against the backdrop of Liverpool's tightknit working-class docklands communi...
The favourite sister
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From the author of the bestselling debut novel of 2015 Luckiest Girl Alive comes Jessica Knoll's thriller, The Favourite Sister, featuring a pair of c...

We need new names
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* Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2013** US National Book Award 5 Under 35 ** Winner of the Etisalat Prize 2014** Winner of the Hemingway Foundat...
Portnoy's complaint
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Pulitzer award-winning author Philip Roth's iconic and sensational novel about sex, psychoanalysis and growing upPortnoy's Complaint n. [after Alexand...

Digging to America
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SHORTLISTED FOR THE ORANGE PRIZEFriday August 15th, 1997. Two tiny Korean babies are delivered to two very different Baltimore families. Every year, o...
The waste land
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Published in 1922, The Waste Land was the most revolutionary poem of its time, offering a devastating vision of modern civilization between the two Wo...

The golden house
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**New York Times bestseller**A Guardian / Observer Book of the YearWhen powerful real-estate tycoon Nero Golden immigrates to the States under mysteri...
The ministry of utmost happiness
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The wait is over - twenty years after The God of Small Things, fans can finally read the astonishing second novel by Arundhati RoyLONGLISTED FOR THE W...

Disobedience
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From the author of The Power, winner of the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2017Ronit has left London and transformed her life. She has become a cig...
Three little lies
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'A name to watch in the world of twisty, gripping thrillers . . . It rings as true as tomorrow's headlines' Daily MailThe addictive new thriller from ...