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Sacred Hunger

By: Barry Unsworth

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Norton: 1993

Seller ID: 0007806

ISBN: 0393311147

Condition: Good


Sacred Hunger is a stunning and engrossing exploration of power, domination, and greed. Filled with the "sacred hunger" to expand its empire and its profits, England entered full into the slave trade and spread the trade throughout its colonies. In this Booker Prize-winning work, Barry Unsworth follows the failing fortunes of William Kemp, a merchant pinning his last chance to a slave ship; his son who needs a fortune because he is in love with an upper-class woman; and ... View more info

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Vernon God Little

By: DBC Pierre

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 2003

Seller ID: 0001189

ISBN: 0571215165

Condition: Good


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Vernon God Little

By: DBC Pierre

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Faber and Faber: 2003

Seller ID: 0001190

ISBN: 0571216420

Condition: Very good


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Vernon God Little

By: DBC Pierre

Price: $10.99

Publisher: Faber: 2003

Seller ID: 0007402

ISBN: 1841954608


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The Luminaries

By: Eleanor Catton

Price: $9.99

Publisher: M&S: 2013

Seller ID: 0023925

ISBN: 0771019106

Condition: Fair


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Last Orders

By: Graham Swift

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Vintage Canada: 1997

Seller ID: 0001278

ISBN: 0679308571


"Last Orders" is the story of four men once close to London butcher Jack Dodds, who meet to carry out his last wish: to have his ashes scattered into the sea. The men, whose lives revolve around work, family, the racetrack and their favourite pub, must make their way down to a seaside town to complete the task. Through conversation and memory they trace the paths they have followed by choice and by accident; through the Second World War and its aftermath, through the dra... View more info

Bring Up the Bodies

By: Hilary Mantel

Price: $8.99

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 0019673

ISBN: 1554687799

Condition: Good


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The Successor

By: Ismail Kadare

Price: $10.99

Publisher: Bond Street Books: 2003

Seller ID: 0009644

ISBN: 0385662181

Condition: Very good


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The Bone People

By: Keri Hulme

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Penguin: 1986

Seller ID: 0020000

ISBN: 0140089225

Condition: Good


In a tower on the New Zealand sea lives Kerewin Holmes, part Maori, part European, an artist estranged from her art, a woman in exile from her family. One night her solitude is disrupted by a visitor--a speechless, mercurial boy named Simon, who tries to steal from her and then repays her with his most precious possession. As Kerewin succumbs to Simon's feral charm, she also falls under the spell of his Maori foster father Joe, who rescued the boy from a shipwreck and no... View more info

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A Brief History of Seven Killings

By: Marlon James

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Riverhead Books: 2015

Seller ID: 0031387

ISBN: 1594633940

Condition: Very good


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Oscar and Lucinda

By: Peter Carey

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1997

Seller ID: 0010434

ISBN: 0679777504

Condition: Fair


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Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha

By: Roddy Doyle

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Vintage: 1998

Seller ID: 0000354

ISBN: 0749397357

Condition: Good


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Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha

By: Roddy Doyle

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Penguin: 1993

Seller ID: 0000355

ISBN: 0140233903


In this national bestseller and winner of the Booker Prize, Roddy Doyle, author of the "Barrytown Trilogy," takes us to a new level of emotional richness with the story of ten-year-old Padraic Clarke. Witty and poignant--and adored by critics and readers alike--Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha charts the trumphs, indignities, and bewilderment of Paddy as he tries to make sense of his changing world. View more info

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Heat And Dust

By: Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Counterpoint: 1999

Seller ID: 0010398

ISBN: 1582430152

Condition: Very good


Set in colonial India during the 1920s, Heat and Dust tells the story of Olivia, a beautiful woman suffocated by the propriety and social constraints of her position as the wife of an important English civil servant. Longing for passion and independence, Olivia is drawn into the spell of the Nawab, a minor Indian prince deeply involved in gang raids and criminal plots. She is intrigued by the Nawab's charm and aggressive courtship, and soon begins to spend most of her da... View more info

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Life of Pi

By: Yann Martel

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Vintage Canada: 2002

Seller ID: 0001038

ISBN: 0676973779

Condition: Good


Life of Pi is a masterful and utterly original novel that is at once the story of a young castaway who faces immeasurable hardships on the high seas, and a meditation on religion, faith, art and life that is as witty as it is profound. Using the threads of all of our best stories, Yann Martel has woven a glorious spiritual adventure that makes us question what it means to be alive, and to believe. Growing up in Pondicherry, India, Piscine Molitor Patel -- known as Pi... View more info