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ISBN: 1841194182
Title: Nightshade: 20th Century Ghost Stories by R. Phillips
SALE: £3.75 reg: £9.99

This is a thoroughly contemporary collection of phantoms, shades and spectres from acclaimed modern writers such as Alison Lurie, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Joyce Carol Oates, and William Trevor, and from authors as distinctive of earlier decades as Ed...

ISBN: 0140035907
Title: Don't Look Now and Other Stories: by Daphne Du Maurier
SALE: £2.75 reg: £6.99

The title novella of this collection features John and Laura who are on holiday in Venice. But it is a dangerous place for them as they are being followed by two old sisters and there is a killer on the loose.

ISBN: 9780007263844
Title: Up and Down by Oliver Jeffers
SALE: £4.25 reg: £10.99

In this much-anticipated sequel to the internationally best-selling picture book Lost and Found, we re-visit the boy and the penguin after their trip to the South Pole. . . The boy and the penguin still enjoy spending all their time together. .

ISBN: 9780586090718
Title: The Disaster Area by J. G. Ballard
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.25

This mesmerising collection demonstrates perfectly Ballard's extraordinary writing talent

ISBN: F1469114918
Title: Everything's eventual by Stephen King
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Slightly aged with Dust-jacket.

ISBN: 1853260533
Title: Ghost Stories (Wordsworth Classics) by M. R. James
SALE: £3.75 reg: £1.99

(M. R. James is probably the finest ghost-story writer England has ever produced. These tales are not only classics of their genre, but are also superb examples of beautifully-paced understatement, convincing background and chilling terror

ISBN: 9780945774259
Title: Tales from Two Pockets by Karel Capek
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.38

Translated form Czech by Paul Selver. Capek wrote 48 stories that deconstruct the mystery story by breaking one rule here, three rules there, and yet also make for wonderful reading

ISBN: 1841151947
Title: Anthropology: and a hundred other stories by Dan Rhodes
SALE: £3.75 reg: £5.99

This volume is a set of 101 short stories, all 101 words in length, centred around the topic of doomed love

ISBN: F1452451111
Title: Someone LIke You by Roald Dahl
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Roald Dahl's particular brand of bizarre, alarming and disturbing story-telling has already attrected a huge following which can ony be more disturbed, alarmed and - thankfully - amused by Like You.

ISBN: 0349122725
Title: Babies In Rhinestones by Shena Mackay
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.00

A collection of stories presenting a picture of apparently ordinary events and the darker causes which may underlie them - an unsettling world of deceptive appearances, of hidden traps, subtle revenge and thinly-disguised menace

ISBN: 0563537736
Title: Telling Tales by Alan Bennett
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Ten childhood snapshots from the master of the monologue. Alan Bennett recalls his childhood in a sequence of talks that are funny, touching and told in his unique style

ISBN: 0552104868
Title: Atoms and Evil: Robert Bloch's Tales of Terror by Robert Bloch
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We have heard about E. S. P. but the clash of a sceptical physical scientist and the psychic-sensitive admirer of his ugly daughter in Try This for Psis will exceed the most dreadful suspicions. .

ISBN: 0340199121
Title: The Sanity Inspector by Alan Coren
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.60

Alan Coren was out when the Sainty Inspector came round,which may be why this outrageious collection of improbable anecdotes and wild flights of fantasy was ever allowed to reach the public.

ISBN: F1454603766
Title: Meet Thy Maker the Mad Molecule by J. P. Donleavy
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In this book of short pieces Donleavy has given us the lyric poems to go with his epics

ISBN: 9780857075741
Title: Octonauts: The Amazing Octopod: A Pop-up and Play Adventure by Simon and Schuster
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Dive right into the Octopod with the Octonauts in this amazing pop-up adventure. Join Captain Barnacles and Professor Inkling in the control room as they sound the octoalert for the next rescue mission

ISBN: 9780006477235
Title: Twelve Red Herrings by Jeffrey Archer
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A collection of short stories written by the author of "A Quiver Full of Arrows", "A Twist in the Tale" and "Honour Among Thieves". Review: Archer (Honor Among Thieves, 1993, etc. ) fails in his bid to be an O

ISBN: 000616207X
Title: Miss Marple's Final Cases and Others by Agatha Christie
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The deceptively ladylike detective from St. Mary Mead is back again. She solves the mystery of the dying man in the church sanctuary, the puzzle of Uncle Henry's hidden legacy and four more baffling mysteries.

ISBN: 9780753804506
Title: Short Stories Please (Phoenix Short Stories) by Hilary laurie
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From Rudyard Kipling and Anton Chekhov to Oscar Wilde and Katherine Mansfield, this is a collection of short stories from some of the world's foremost writers.

ISBN: 0006541909
Title: Mum and Mr. Armitage: Selected Stories by Beryl Bainbridge
SALE: £3.75 reg: £2.95

Women in fox furs, not-quite travelling salesmen, the twilight zone of genteel hotels and lodging houses - these short stories are quintessential Bainbridge territory

ISBN: 1905341148
Title: Sweets by Sylvia van Ommen
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This beautiful little book is infused with a child-like essence in both the simplicity of its cyclic storyline and the friendly black and white line drawings

ISBN: 0140035745
Title: Over To You by Roald Dahl
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This work features stories including: "Death of an Old Man", "An African story", "A Piece of Cake", "Madame Rosette", "Katina", "Yesterday was Beautiful", "They Shall not Grow", "Beware of the Dog", "Only This", and "Someone Like You".

ISBN: 9781854798657
Title: Best True Cat Stories: Featuring Real-Life Cat Adventures (Anthology) by edited by Karen Dolan
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This is a collection of real-life cat stories gathered from around the world. The tales range from the cats who have been companions of famous men and women to amazing feats of endurance and bravery.

ISBN: 9781439500651
Title: Welcome to the Monkey House by Kurt Vonnegut
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.40

Welcome to the Monkey House is an assortment of short stories written by Kurt Vonnegut, first published in August 1968. The stories range from war-time epics to futuristic thrillers, given with satire and Vonnegut's unique edge

ISBN: 0330265547
Title: The Rendezvous and Other Stories by Daphne du Maurier
SALE: £3.75 reg: £1.50

Collection of Stories - The stories in this collection, some written before du Maurier published her first novel, reflect many human emotions: romance, disenchantment, fantasy, nostalgia, ambition, irony, the longing for adventure