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Nineteen Eighty Four
Nineteen Eighty Four George Orwell
Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilfully rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party. Yet he inwardly rebels against the totalitarian world he lives in, which demands absolute obedience and controls him through the all-seeing telescreens and the watchful eye of Big Brother, symbolic head of the Party.
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The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby F Scott Fitzgerald
Twenty new titles in the much-loved and hugely successful Penguin English Library series.
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Mrs Dalloway
Mrs Dalloway Virginia Woolf
An enthralling exploration of the human experience, from the author of To The Lighthouse.
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England Your England
England Your England George Orwell
Orwell's biting reflections on English national identity - a timely and urgent read in Brexit Britain.
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Blood And Guts In High School: PMC
Blood And Guts In High School: PMC Kathy Acker
The book that shocked a generation and introduced Kathy Acker as the enfant terrible of the 1980s literary underground.
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Between the Acts
Between the Acts Virginia Woolf
Virginia Woolf's final novel, now in Penguin Black Classics.
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All The King's Men
All The King's Men Robert Penn Warren
All the King's Men is considered the finest novel ever written on American politics. Set in the 1930s, this book traces the rise and fall of Willie Stark, who resembles the real-life Huey 'Kingfish' Long of Louisiana.
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Six Memos For The Next Millennium
Six Memos For The Next Millennium Italo Calvino
This collection, now in a fluent and supple new translation, is a brilliant précis of a great writer whose legacy will endure through the millennium he addressed.
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Love In The Time Of Cholera
Love In The Time Of Cholera Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Fifty-one years have passed since Fermina rebuffed Florentino and married Juvenal Urbino instead. Swearing his love to her, he lives for the day when he can court her again. When Fermina's husband is killed, Florentino seizes his chance to declare his enduring love. But can young love find new life in the twilight of their lives?
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Burmese Days
Burmese Days George Orwell
But, my dear friend, what lie are you living?'  'Why, of course, the lie that we're here to uplift our poor black brothers instead of to rob them.  I suppose it's a natural enough lie.  But it corrupts us, it corrupts us in ways you can't imagine.
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Homage To Catalonia
Homage To Catalonia George Orwell
'You always, I notice, feel the same when you are under heavy fire – not so much afraid of being hit as afraid because you don't know where you will be hit. You are wondering all the while just where the bullet will nip you, and it gives your whole body a most unpleasant sensitiveness.'
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To The Lighthouse
To The Lighthouse Virginia Woolf
VINTAGE VOYAGES: A world of journeys, from the tallest mountains to the depths of the mind
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The Complete Henry Bech John Updike
The Bech stories-collected in one volume for the first time, and featuring a final, series-capping story, "His Oeuvre"-cast an affectionate eye on the famously unproductive Jewish-American writer, offering up a stream of wit, whimsy, and lyric pungency unmatched in American letters. "One of Updike's best creations." -Life
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