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The Penguin Book Of Dutch Short Stories
The Penguin Book Of Dutch Short Stories
A husband forms gruesome plans for his new fridge; a government employee has a haunting experience on his commute home; prisoners serve as entertainment for wealthy party guests; an army officer suffers a monstrous tropical illness.
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Russian Emigre Short Stories From Bunin To Yanovsky
Russian Emigre Short Stories From Bunin To Yanovsky
A landmark anthology that will introduce many extraordinary, unknown Russian writers to an English-language readership for the first time.
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Four Russian Short Stories
Four Russian Short Stories
Fifty new books, celebrating the pioneering spirit of the Penguin Modern Classics series, from inspiring essays to groundbreaking fiction and poetry.
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The Penguin Book Of The British Short Story
The Penguin Book Of The British Short Story Various
This is the first anthology capacious enough to celebrate the full diversity and energy of its writers, subjects and tones. The most famous authors are here, and many others, including some magnificent stories never republished since their first appearance in magazines and periodicals. The Penguin Book of the British Short Story has a permanent authority, and will be reached for year in and year out.This volume takes the story from its origins with Defoe, Swift and Fielding to the 'golden age' of the fin de siècleand Edwardian period.
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Hot Little Hands
Hot Little Hands Abigail Ulman
Hot Little Hands contains nine funny, confronting and pitch-perfect stories about stumbling on the fringes of innocence, and the marks desire can leave. Anya, in her fake-leather sneakers and second-hand clothes, just wants to fit in at her Melbourne school.
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If You Tell Me To Come, I'll Drop Everything, Just Tell Me To Come
If You Tell Me To Come, I'll Drop Everything, Just Tell Me To Come Albert Espinosa
A funny and uplifting fable about the journey to learn who we are, from the bestselling author of The Yellow World.
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Russian Magic Tales From Pushkin To Platonov
Russian Magic Tales From Pushkin To Platonov Alexander Pushkin
'She turned into a frog, into a lizard, into all kinds of other reptiles and then into a spindle'
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Berlin Alexanderplatz: PMC
Berlin Alexanderplatz: PMC Alfred Doblin
The great novel of 1920s Berlin life, in a superb translation by Michael Hofmann.
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Over Our Heads
Over Our Heads Andrew Fox
Andrew Fox's clever, witty, intense and thoroughly entertaining stories capture the passions and befuddlements of the young and rootless, equally dislocated at home and abroad. Set in Ireland and America - and, at times, in jets over the Atlantic - Over Our Heads showcases a brilliant new talent.
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Three Japanese Short Stories
Three Japanese Short Stories anon
Fifty new books, celebrating the pioneering spirit of the Penguin Modern Classics series, from inspiring essays to groundbreaking fiction and poetry.
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The Way of a Pilgrim: Candid Tales of a Wanderer to His Spiritual Father
The Way of a Pilgrim: Candid Tales of a Wanderer to His Spiritual Father Anonymous
A simple peasant seeks spiritual fulfilment in this apparently artless tale of popular piety.
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Ward No. 6 and Other Stories, 1892-1895
Ward No. 6 and Other Stories, 1892-1895 Anton Chekhov
A collection of nine of Chekhov's short stories from the middle period of his life
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Arthur Conan Doyle
A beautiful clothbound edition featuring some of the famous detective's most famous cases.
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