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The Fall (Twentieth Century Classics) by Albert Camus (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Elegantly styled, Camus' profoundly disturbing novel of a Parisian lawyer's confessions is a searing study of modern amorality.


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Light Thickens (The Alleyn Mysteries) by Ngaio Marsh (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Peregrine Jay, owner of the Dolphin Theater, is puting on a magnificent production of Macbeth, the play that, superstition says, always brings bad luck. But one night the claymore swings and the... read more


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Wuthering Heights (Heritage Of Literature) by Emily Bronte (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

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A Separate Peace by John Knowles (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Set at a boys' boarding school in New England during the early years of World War II, A Separate Peace is a harrowing and luminous parable of the dark side of adolescence. Gene is a lonely,... read more


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The Millstone by Margaret Drabble (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

First published in 1965, The Millstone tells the story of Rosamund Stacey, who gets pregnant after a one night stand when she loses her virginity. An academic, Rosamund socialises in liberal,... read more


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The L-Shaped Room by Lynne Reid Banks (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Jane is unmarried and pregnant when she is turned out by her father. She lights on a room at the top of a squalid house. She cares nothing for it, or her neighbours. But it is these neighbours that... read more


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Factotum by Charles Bukowski (More from this author). Added: In the last week

One of Charles Bukowski's best, this beer-soaked, deliciously degenerate novel follows the wanderings of aspiring writer Henry Chinaski across World War II-era America. Deferred from military... read more


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Lark Rise To Candleford (Penguin Modern Classics) by Flora Thompson (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Containing "Lark Rise", "Over to Candleford" and "Candleford Green", this is the story of the relationships between a hamlet, a village and a small market town. The book is based on the author's own... read more


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The War Of The Worlds (Classics Illustrated) by H. G. Wells (More from this author). Added: In the last week

The chilling novel account of a Martian invasion of London in the nineteenth century—a science fiction classic for all time.The War of the Worlds inspired the international bestseller The Map of the... read more


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Grimm Tales: For Young And Old (Penguin Classics) by Philip Pullman (More from this author). Added: In the last week

In this beautiful book of classic fairy tales, award-winning author Philip Pullman has chosen his fifty favourite stories from the Brothers Grimm and presents them in a'clear as water' retelling, in... read more


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The Snows Of Kilimanjaro (Vintage Classics) by Ernest Hemingway (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Returning from a Kenyan safari in 1932, Ernest Hemingway quickly devised a literary trophy to add to his stash of buffalo hides and rhino horns. To this day, Green Hills of Africa seems an almost... read more


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Metamorphosis And Other Stories by Franz Kafka (More from this author). Added: In the last week

One morning, Gregor Samsa wakes up to find himself transformed into a giant insect. His family is understandably perturbed and he finds himself an outsider in his own home. The author explores the... read more


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Now In November (VMC) by Josephine W. Johnson (More from this author). Added: In the last week

This unforgettable novel tells in shimmering language the story of a middle-class family driven into poverty by the Depression. Three daughters struggle to survive with their parents as farmers,... read more


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I Can't Stay Long by Laurie Lee (More from this author). Added: In the last week

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The Last Battle by C. S. Lewis (More from this author). Added: In the last week

The final book in the series which began with The Magician's Nephew, Jill and Eustace must find the true Aslan and bring peace to Narnia.


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Suite Francaise by Irene Nemirovsky (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Set during a year that begins with France's fall to the Nazis in June 1940 and ends with Germany turning its attention to Russia, this work falls into two parts. The first part is a depiction of a... read more


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The Celestial Omnibus by E.M. Forster (More from this author). Added: In the last week

"It had two horses, whose sides were still smoking from their journey, and its two great lamps shone through the fog against the alley's walls, changing their cobwebs and moss into tissues of... read more


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The Hobbit, by J.R.R.Tolkien (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Now a major motion pictureA great modern classic and the prelude to THE LORD OF THE RINGS   Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely traveling any farther than his... read more


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The Pickwick Papers (Wordsworth Classics) by Charles Dickens (More from this author). Added: In the last week

This is Dickens' first novel and introduces the characters of Mr Pickwick, Sam Weller and the whole of the Pickwickian crew and follows their adventures. It is widely regarded as one of the most... read more


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Something Happened by Joseph Heller (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Bob Slocum was living the American dream. He had a beautiful wife, three lovely children, a nice house...and all the mistresses he desired. He had it all -- all, that is, but happiness. Slocum was... read more