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Waiting For The Wild Beasts To Vote
Waiting For The Wild Beasts To Vote Ahmadou Kourouma
A magical, blackly funny tapestry of a book, which, through the rise and fall of its central character, the dictator of a small imaginary former French African colony, tells the story, bitter, painful and beautiful, of modern Africa.
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Sun And Shadow
Sun And Shadow Åke Edwardson
Meet Erik Winter: not a stereotypically glum detective. The youngest chief inspector in Sweden, he wears sharp suits, cooks gourmet meals, has a penchant for jazz and is about to become a father.
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Never End
Never End Åke Edwardson
Detective Chief Inspector Erik Winter returns in a hard-boiled murder mystery about the dark and dirty underside of upstanding family life
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The Swimming-Pool Library
The Swimming-Pool Library Alan Hollinghurst
'Deserves first prize in every category... superbly written, wildly funny' Daily Telegraph
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The Spell
The Spell Alan Hollinghurst
'A sparkling celebration of sexual intrigue... stylish, original, bizarrely beautiful' Francis Wyndham, Sunday Telegraph, Books of the Year
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The Folding Star
The Folding Star Alan Hollinghurst
'An extraordinary book which takes the reader into a world of obsession and mystery...The Folding Star is lit by insight and humour' Evening Standard
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The Sopranos
The Sopranos Alan Warner
'Compassionate and rioutously funny. It is a long time since I read a novel which had me rocking with laughter' The Times
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The Stars in the Bright Sky
The Stars in the Bright Sky Alan Warner
Pitch perfect, darkly comic and brimming with life – in all its squalor rage, tears and laughter – this is an unforgettable story of female friendship
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These Demented Lands
These Demented Lands Alan Warner
'Alan Warner has a gift greater than the gift of telling a story. He can make what he chooses to tell us seem like a story we were waiting to hear' Adam Mars-Jones, Observer
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Brave New World
Brave New World Aldous Huxley
Extra-special futuristic 3D edition! Each book comes with 3D glasses! 'One of the most important books to have been published since the war' Daily Telegraph
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The First Circle
The First Circle Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
One of the greatest Russian novels of all time, this epic explores the dark side of Soviet life in the final years of Stalin's reign of terror.
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The Count Of Monte Cristo
The Count Of Monte Cristo Alexandre Dumas
Thrown in prison for a crime he has not committed, Edmond Dantes is confined to the grim fortress of the Château d'If.
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The Three Musketeers
The Three Musketeers Alexandre Dumas
Rediscover Puffin Classics, bringing the best-loved stories to a new generation.
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Local Girls
Local Girls Alice Hoffman
'Alice Hoffman writes quite wonderfully about the magic in our lives' The New York Times Book Review
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The River King
The River King Alice Hoffman
A compelling, daring and spellbinding novel from a master storyteller.
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Here On Earth
Here On Earth Alice Hoffman
'Hoffman is shrewd and witty about the networks of gossip and affection in town, and she evokes place superbly. .spellbinding' Sunday Time.'!
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The Probable Future
The Probable Future Alice Hoffman
'Alice Hoffman is simply brilliant' Daily Mail
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Blackbird House
Blackbird House Alice Hoffman
Gripping and poignant, a haunting and remarkable fictional achievement - the compelling story of a house, its inhabitants, and the ghosts that haunt a spit of land, from 1778 to the present day.
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Runaway Alice Munro
Munro is a magician with words, but also with layers of life and emotion.
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Dear Life
Dear Life Alice Munro
**Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature** The brilliant new collection of stories by the winner of the 2009 Man Booker International Prize
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Something I've Been Meaning to Tell You
Something I've Been Meaning to Tell You Alice Munro
**Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature** A remarkable early collection of stories by Alice Munro, the bestselling author of Dear Life, and one of the greatest fiction writers of our time.
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Lives of Girls and Women
Lives of Girls and Women Alice Munro
Moving, ribald and semi-autobiographical, Lives of Girls and Women is the only novel from Alice Munro, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature
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