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The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

One of the great crime novels of the 20th century, Patricia Highsmith's The Talented Mr. Ripley is a blend of the narrative subtlety of Henry James and the self- reflexive irony of Vladimir Nabokov.... read more


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Lark Rise by Flora Thompson (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Flora Thompson (1876-1947) wrote what may be the quintessential distillation of English country life at the turn of the twentieth century. In 1945, the three books - Lark Rise (1939), Over to... read more


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A Passage To India by E M Forster (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

What really happened in the Marabar caves? This is the mystery at the heart of E.M. Forster's 1924 novel, A Passage to India, the puzzle that sets in motion events highlighting an even larger... read more


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Sense And Sensibility by Jane Austen (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Though not the first novel she wrote, Sense and Sensibility was the first Jane Austen published. Though she initially called it Elinor and Marianne, Austen jettisoned both the title and the... read more


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The Myth Of Sisyphus by Albert Camus (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

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Heart Of Darkness by Joseph Conrad (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

The finest of all Conrad's tales, Heart of Darkness is set in an atmosphere of mystery and menace, and tells of Marlow's perilous journey up the Congo River to relieve his employer's agent, the... read more


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Chronicle Of A Death Foretold by Gabriel Garcia Marquez (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

A man returns to the town where a baffling murder took place 27 years earlier, determined to get to the bottom of the story. Just hours after marrying the beautiful Angela Vicario, everyone agrees, ... read more


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THE REMAINS OF THE DAY by KAZUO ISHIGURO (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

The novel's narrator, Stevens, is a perfect English butler who tries to give his narrow existence form and meaning through the self-effacing, almost mystical practice of his profession. In a career... read more


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Madame Bovary (Wordsworth Classics) by Gustave Flaubert (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

This exquisite novel tells the story of one of the most compelling heroines in modern literature--Emma Bovary. Unhappily married to a devoted, clumsy provincial doctor, Emma revolts against the... read more


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Sunset Song by Lewis Grassic Gibbon (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Faced with a choice between her harsh farming life and the seductive but distant world of books and learning, Chris Guthrie eventually decides to remain in her rural community, bound by her intense... read more


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The Complete Prophecies (Wordsworth Reference) by Nostradamus (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

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Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Originally published in 1961 to great critical acclaim, Richard Yates's Revolutionary Road subsequently fell into obscurity in the UK, only to be rediscovered in a new edition published in 2001. Its... read more


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Good Wives (Little Women Series) by Louisa May Alcott (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

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The Nicomachean Ethics (Penguin Classics) by Aristotle (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics, based on lectures that he gave in Athens in the fourth century BCE, is one of the most significant works in moral philosophy, and has profoundly influenced the whole... read more


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And Quiet Flows The Don by Mikhail Sholokhov (More from this author). Added: In the last week

And Quiet Flows the Don; a Novel part 1-4 (Peace-Civil war)PS If you are unfamiliar with Russian literature you would do well to read Quiet Flows the Don as your first Russian novel.


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Frankenstein: Or, The Modern Prometheus (Penguin Popular Classics) by Mary Shelley (More from this author). Added: In the last week

There is no greater novel in the monster genre than "Frankenstein" and no more well known monster than the one that is at the center of this novel. However, the monster of "Frankenstein" is more than... read more


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Moll Flanders (Wordsworth Classics) by Daniel Defoe (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Purports to be the autobiography of the daughter of a woman who had been transported to Virginia for theft after her child's birth. The child is brought up in the house of the mayor of Colchester.... read more


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Les Liaisons Dangereuses (English Translation) by Pierre Choderlos De Laclos (More from this author). Added: In the last week

The complex moral ambiguities of seduction and revenge make this text one of the most scandalous and controversial novels in European literature. The subject of major film and stage adaptations, the... read more


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Vanity Fair (English Library) by William Makepeace Thackery (More from this author). Added: In the last week

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Twilight Of The Idols: Or, How To Philosophize With The Hammer (Oxford World's Classics) by Friedrich Nietzsche (More from this author). Added: In the last week

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