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ISBN: 1905341148
Title: Sweets by Sylvia van Ommen
SALE: £4.25 reg: £5.50

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: 000616207X
Title: Miss Marple's Final Cases and Others by Agatha Christie
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.95

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: 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: 9781854798657
Title: Best True Cat Stories: Featuring Real-Life Cat Adventures (Anthology) by edited by Karen Dolan
SALE: £3.75 reg: £6.99

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: 0140035745
Title: Over To You by Roald Dahl
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.50

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: 0140041001
Title: Strange News from Another Star by Hermann Hesse
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.50

These stories are, on the whole, simple and beautiful and yet they are equally philosophical and even political

ISBN: F1504633289
Title: A Sad Heart at the Supermarket by Randall Jarrell
SALE: £3.75 reg: £1.25

Randall Jarrell is well known and perhaps best known as a poet but this second volume of ""essays and fables"" should find a discerning, discriminating readership for their extremely sensitive insights and graceful guidance

ISBN: F1430583848
Title: Lost Worlds - Zothique, Averoigne and others Vol. 1 by Clark Ashton Smith
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.40

Explore the most eerie lands in adult fantasy

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

ISBN: 9780747592402
Title: The Ladies of Grace Adieu: and Other Stories by Susanna Clarke
SALE: £4.25 reg: £7.99

Magic, madam, is like wine and, if you are not used to it, it will make you drunk Faerie is never as far away as you think

ISBN: F1452359959
Title: New Readers Begin Elsewhere by Jonathan Clements
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.90

Tales, Poems, and Cartoons - Hilariously Funny, Touchingly Sad, Devastatingly 'Way-out'

ISBN: 0140182829
Title: Le Grand Meaulnes by Alain-Fournier
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.00

The only novel by a brilliant young man who was killed in action in 1914 at the age of twenty-seven, it is a masterly exploration of the twilight world between boyhood and manhood, with its mixture of idealism, realism, and sheer caprice

ISBN: 1565040864
Title: Beast within (World of Darkness) by Stewart Wieck
SALE: £3.75 reg: £4.99

1st edition 1st printing paperback, vg++ In stock shipped from our UK warehouse

ISBN: 9780380005826
Title: Ways of Loving by Brendan Gill
SALE: £3.75 reg: £350.00

Brendan Gill is a most prepossessing writer in any medium -- part of which can be attributed to the fact that he has an infallible eye for both detail and le mot juste, be it said or unspoken

ISBN: 0330260189
Title: Pearls are a Nuisance by Raymond Chandler
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.18

This volume includes three short stories plus Raymond Chandler's essay on "the simple act of murder". These three early stories take hairpin bends at the usual Chandler pace,There are corpses in cars, at desks, in morgues, under beds, on beds . .

ISBN: 9781846682582
Title: Ox-Tales:Earth by Various/Rankin/Seth etc
SALE: £3.75 reg: £5.00

"Ox-Tales" is a set of four compelling and collectible books, each themed on one of the elements

ISBN: 0140304819
Title: Sinister Spies by Alfred Hitchcock (chosen by)
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.30

Stories of espionage and daring intrigue for young people. A collection of brilliantly told spy stories by writers like W. Somerset Maugham, Edgar Wallace and Eric Ambler, chosen by that master of suspense, Alfred Hitchcock.

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: 9780671022075
Title: Driving Blind by Ray Bradbury
SALE: £3.75 reg: £5.99

This is a collection of stories which take the reader on a grand tour through time and memory, where surprises are waiting around each bend.

ISBN: 9780571203857
Title: Midnight All Day by Hanif Kureishi
SALE: £3.75 reg: £5.99

Hanif Kureishi's previous book, Intimacy--an account of the writer's abandonment of his marriage--divided critical opinion violently, but the novel's unsparing honesty marked it as one of Kureishi's best works, with an excoriating, spiky ...

ISBN: 0413149404
Title: Jemima Shore's First Case and Other Stories by Antonia Fraser
SALE: £3.75 reg: £2.95

Here is a feast of sinister, witty stories ranging from Holland Pools to New York and Tuscany. Five Jemima Shore stories include the first ever Jemima Shore mystery in which she is involved at the age of fifteen, while still at her convent school

ISBN: 9781609984069
Title: Lord Arthur Savile's Crime and Other Stories (Cover to Cover) by Oscar Wilde
SALE: £5.25 reg: £20.40

Lord Arthur Savile's Crime is a masterpiece of polisched cynicism in which poison, explosive clocks and finally murder forerun married bliss

ISBN: 0450052214
Title: Night Shift by Stephen King
SALE: £3.75 reg: £1.50

Night Shift is the first collection of short stories by Stephen King,[1] first published in 1978