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ISBN: 9780349121567
Title: The Birthday Boys by Beryl Bainbridge
SALE: £3.75 reg: £8.99

Beryl Bainbridge gets better and better . .

ISBN: 0192830007
Title: The New Oxford Book of English Prose by John Gross
SALE: £6.25 reg: £14.99

This anthology draws on the full range of English prose, wherever it has been written. It illustrates the growth, development, and resources of the language from the legends of Sir Thomas Malory to the novels of Kazuo Ishiguro

ISBN: 0340028769
Title: Sirens of Titan (Coronet Books) by Kurt Vonnegut
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.30

Kurt Vonnegut's second SF novel was published way back in 1959 but remains horribly timeless. For all the book's wild inventiveness, it's one of the most blackly nihilistic comedies ever published in the genre

ISBN: 0006155898
Title: Sweet William by Beryl Bainbridge
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.85

Genteel, passive Ann works for the BBC in London and is engaged to a successful academic, fulfilling her mother's ambitions - while the Swinging Sixties happen elsewhere, to other people

ISBN: 9781782116295
Title: No One Belongs Here More Than You by Miranda July
SALE: £4.75 reg: £8.99

The bestselling, critically acclaimed winner of HTE 2007, Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award. "Blisteringly good. " (Guardian)

ISBN: 0330257064
Title: The House on the Strand by Daphne Du Maurier
SALE: £3.75 reg: £3.99

A novel set in the Cornwall of today as well as that of the 14th-century, where a young writer uses a new dangerous drug to transport himself back in time.

ISBN: 1850180237
Title: Ex, The by Jeramie Hyatt
SALE: £3.75 reg: £8.50

London published Fiction

ISBN: 0583116094
Title: Yes from No Man's Land by Bernard Kops
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.25

Old Joe Levene, he's seventy-five, lies dying of cancer "among Goyim" in a Catholic hospital in London

ISBN: 9781860491818
Title: The Transit Of Venus (VMC) by Shirley Hazzard
SALE: £4.25 reg: £9.99

Caro, gallant and adventurous, is one of two Australian sisters who have come to post-war England to seek their fortunes

ISBN: 9780749394806
Title: Cat and Mouse by Günter Grass
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.20

To compensate for his unusually large Adam's apple - source of both discomfort and distress - fourteen year old Joachim Mahlke turns himself into athlete and ace diver. Soon he is known to his peers and his nation as 'The Great Mahlke'

ISBN: 9780753821206
Title: The Shadow Of The Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
SALE: £4.25 reg: £7.99

Hidden in the heart of the old city of Barcelona is the 'cemetery of lost books', a labyrinthine library of obscure and forgotten titles that have long gone out of print

ISBN: 0330237349
Title: Klingsor's Last Summer by Hermann Hesse
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.50

This book contains three novellas. Written over the course of a few weeks in July and August 1919, it was published in December 1919 in the Deutsche Rundschau

ISBN: 0704331136
Title: Chimera by John Barth
SALE: £3.75 reg: £1.50

If even the most hallowed myths are not what they seem, neither is John Barth's novel, which, like the Chimera killed by Bellerophon, is a monstrous, outragous and magical creation of three different but complementary parts.

ISBN: 9780099842804
Title: God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.35

God Bless You Mr Rosewater is a novel about people - their pleasures, pains and perversions - and money

ISBN: 0140169415
Title: English Music by Peter Ackroyd
SALE: £3.75 reg: £7.99

With alternating chapters set in the late 1920s and in a dream world involving Byrd, Constable and Carroll, the novel charts the development of a motherless young man. The author also wrote "Chatterton" and "Hawksmoor"

ISBN: 9780099458272
Title: Engleby by Sebastian Faulks
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Mike Engleby has a secret. . . This is the story of Mike Engleby, a working-class boy who wins a place at an esteemed English university

ISBN: 9780752882314
Title: Over the Gate (Fairacre 4) by Miss Read
SALE: £3.75 reg: £8.99

"The story of the village goes back a long, long time, and it still goes on

ISBN: 0002255863
Title: The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
SALE: £3.75 reg: £15.99

Set against a background of political turbulence in Kerala, this novel tells the story of twins Esthappen and Rahel

ISBN: 0349100888
Title: Loving And Giving (Virago Modern Classics) by Molly Keane
SALE: £3.75 reg: £3.99

A novel of Anglo-Irish family life, death and eccentricity in the tradition of "Good Behaviour" and "Time After Time".

ISBN: 9780099448693
Title: The Master and Margarita (Vintage Classics) by Mikhail Bulgakov
SALE: £4.25 reg: £7.99

Russia's literary world is shaken to its foundations when a mysterious gentleman - a professor of black magic - arrives in Moscow, accompanied by a bizarre retinue of servants

ISBN: 9780141192383
Title: Heroes and Villains (Penguin Modern Classics) by Angela Carter
SALE: £3.75 reg: £1.50

A modern fable, a post-apocalyptic romance, a gothic horror story. Sharp-eyed Marianne lives in a white tower made of steel and concrete with her father and the other Professors

ISBN: 0860683443
Title: Bodily Harm by Margaret Atwood
SALE: £3.75 reg: £5.99

Rennie Wilford, a young journalist, takes an assignment on a Caribbean island and tumbles into a world where no one is what they seem

ISBN: F1462733246
Title: On the Outskirts by Michael Frayn
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.80

A collection of Michael Frayn's columns in the Observer from 1962, 1963 and 1963.

ISBN: 0349110115
Title: A Song Of Stone by Iain Banks
SALE: £3.75 reg: £6.99

The war is ending, perhaps ended