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  • Larose

    Louise Erdrich

    Late summer in North Dakota, 1999: Landreaux Iron stalks a deer along the edge of the property bordering his own. He shoots with easy confidence but only when he staggers closer does he realise he has killed his neighbour's son. Dusty Ravich, the deceased boy, was best friends with Landreaux's fiv...

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  • Midwinter

    Fiona Melrose

    'Finely judged writing like this comes from a place of instinct, and it marks Melrose out as someone to watch . . . Midwinter is a great success' Melissa Harrison, Guardian Father and Son, Landyn and Vale Midwinter, are Suffolk farmers, living together on land their family has worked for gene...

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  • THE SYMPATHIZER

    Viet Thanh Nguyen

    *** WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE FOR FICTION 2016 *** WINNER OF THE EDGAR AWARD FOR BEST FIRST NOVEL 2016 WINNER OF THE CARNEGIE MEDAL FOR EXCELLENCE IN FICTION 2016 'A fierce novel written in a refreshingly high style and charged with intelligent rage' Financial Times It is April...

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  • @2@@20@Love, like hell, is a four-letter word for Agatha . . . @21@@3@@2@No happily ever after for her! Recently married to neighbour James Lacey, Agatha quickly finds that love is not all it's cracked up to be - soon the newly-weds are living in separate cottages and accusing each other of infideli...

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  • Anglais AN UNNECESSARY WOMAN

    Rabih Alameddine

    Aaliya Saleh lives alone in her Beirut apartment, surrounded by stockpiles of books. Godless, fatherless, childless, and divorced, Aaliya is her family's 'unnecessary appendage'. Every year, she translates a new favourite book into Arabic, then stows it away. The thirty-seven books that Aaliya has t...

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  • Anglais MY REAL CHILDREN

    Jo Walton

    The day Mark called, Patricia Cowan's world split in two.The phone call. His question. Her answer. A single word. 'Yes.' 'No.'It is 2015 and Patricia Cowan is very old. 'Confused today' read the notes clipped to the end of her bed. Her childhood, her years at Oxford during the Second World War ...

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  • From 'Did Beatrix Potter ever write a book about dinosaurs?' to the hunt for a paperback which could forecast the next year's weather; and from 'I've forgotten my glasses, please read me the first chapter' to 'Excuse me... is this book edible?' This book includes top 'Weird Things' from bookshops ar...

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  • Anglais Palladio

    Jonathan Dee

    In her small upstate New York town, Molly Howe is admired for her beauty, poise, and character, until one day a secret is exposed and she is cruelly ostracized. She escapes to Berkeley, where she finds solace in a young art student named John Wheelwright. They embark on an intense, all-consuming aff...

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  • Anglais Roma

    Steven Saylor

    A story of the ancient city of Rome, from its mythic beginnings as a campsite along a trade route to its emergence as the centre of the most extensive, powerful empire in the ancient world. It tells the epic saga of a city and its people, its rise to prominence among the city-states of the area....

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  • In the winter of 1991, at a concert in Krakow, an older woman with a marvelously pitched violin meets a fellow musician who is instantly captivated by her instrument. When he asks her how she obtained it, she reveals the remarkable story behind its origin......

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  • Anglais Edge of dawn

    Lara Adrian

    Twenty years after "First Dawn" - the morning that followed a blood-soaked night where Mankind learned that vampires lived among them - wars and skirmishes continue. Peace between humans and the Breed seems elusive, but the Order and their allies will not rest until it is won....

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  • Anglais Executive intent

    Dale Brown

    Will the most powerful defense system in history be used to safeguard America-or to force universal domination? The U.S. has unleashed Thor's Hammer, a missile-launching satellite that can strike anywhere on the planet in seconds. But when President Joseph Gardner elects to employ the still-untes...

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  • Anglais MARRYING BUDDHA

    Wei Hui

    Wei Hui's second semi-autobiographical novel of desire and lust in a new city far from China... According to the author, 'Marrying Buddha' is the continuation of her first novel 'Shanghai Baby', the international bestseller which was banned in China and catapulted her to fame and notoriety in the co...

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  • A family memoir and portrait of Afghanistan from a young Afghan journalist....

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  • Anglais The power and the glory

    David Yallop

    Explores the continued financial scandal involving the Vatican bank, the mafia, Freemasonry, illegal money laundering and arms sales. This title exposes the true extent of the Pope's failure to control the child abuse scandal. It contains explosive revelations from the CIA, the KGB, and the Polish s...

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  • Presents the story of the ancient city of Rome, from its mythic beginnings as a campsite along a trade route to its emergence as the centre of the most extensive, powerful empire in the ancient world. From the tragedy of Coriolanus, to the Punic Wars and the invasion by Hannibal this novel aims to b...

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  • Anglais Carpentaria

    Alexis Wright

    Set in the precariously settled coastal town of Desperance, this is a portrait of the Phantom family, leader of the Westend Pricklebush people, and its battles with old Joseph Midnight's renegade Eastend mob on the one hand, and the white officials of Uptown and the neighbouring Gurfurrit mine on th...

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  • At the age of fifty-seven, Bad Blake is on his last legs. A renowned songwriter and 'picker' who hasn't recorded in five years, Bad now travels the countryside on gigs that take him mostly to motels and bowling alleys. Enter Ms Right. Can Bad stop living the life of a country-western song and tie a ...

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  • Anglais A Life Apart

    Neel Mukherjee

    Ritwik Ghosh, twenty-two and recently orphaned, finds the chance to start a new life when he arrives in England from Calcutta. But to do so, he must not only relive his entire past but also make sense of his relationship with his mother - scarred, abusive and all-consuming. But Oxford holds little o...

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  • In the international bestseller "Roma", Steven Saylor told the story of the first thousand years of Rome by following the descendants of a single bloodline. In this book, he charts the destinies of five more generations of the Pinarius family, from the reign of the first emperor, Augustus, to the gl...

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  • Anglais Bitter Bitch

    Maria Sveland

    On a miserable January morning Sarah is sitting on a plane to Tenerife - dickheads' destination of choice - for a week-long getaway. She's just realised that she's angry and becoming a bitter bitch, despite being just thirty years old. With her on the plane she has a copy of Erica Jong's "Fear of Fl...

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  • Anglais The invisible circus

    Jennifer Egan

    Phoebe is obsessed with the memory and death of her sister Faith, a beautiful idealistic hippie who died in Italy in 1970. In order to find out the truth about Faith's life and death, Phoebe retraces her steps from San Francisco across Europe, a quest which yields both complex and disturbing revelat...

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  • Anglais The escape

    Barbara Delinski

    When the life you've built is the wrong one, where would you turn to make it right? Have you ever woken up in a cold sweat, thinking that you've taken a wrong turn and are stuck in a life you don't want? One Friday morning, Emily suddenly realises that somewhere in life she has chosen the wrong p...

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