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 Novel

Awards:Shortlisted for the 2019 Women's Prize for Fiction  Shortlisted for the 2018 Costa Novel Award One of Vanity Fair's Best Fall Books of 2018  

From the Booker Prize-winning author of the Regeneration trilogy comes a monumental new masterpiece, set in the midst of literature's most famous war. Pat Barker turns her attention to the timeless legend of The Iliad, as experienced by the captured women living in the Greek cam... read more

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: 9780241338094
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Hamish Hamilton Ltd
: 2.8 X 15.5
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: Pat Barker
: Paperback
: 1
: English
: 823.914
: 336
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The Silence of the Girls
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 Novel

Awards:Longlisted for the 2019 Women's Prize for Fiction

Teenage Silvie is living in a remote Northumberland camp as an exercise in experimental archaeology. Her father is an abusive man, obsessed with recreating the discomfort, brutality and harshness of Iron Age life.
Behind and ahead of Silvie's narrative is the story of a bog girl, a sacr... read more

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: 9781783784455
: Granta Books
: Granta Books
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: Sarah Moss
: Hardback
: 1811
: 823.92
: 160
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Ghost Wall
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 Novel

Reading Level:1 Fiction
Awards:Longlisted for the 2019 Women's Prize for Fiction

The Beijing Duck House in Rockville, Maryland, is not only a beloved go-to setting for hunger pangs and celebrations; it is its own world, inhabited by waiters and kitchen staff who have been fighting, loving, and aging within its walls for decades.
When disaster stri... read more

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: 9781911590163
: Pushkin Press, Limited
: Pushkin Press, Limited
: ---length:- '23.4'width:- '15.3'units:- Centimeters
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: Lillian Li
: Paperback
: 1904
: en
: 813.6
: 336
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Number One Chinese Restaurant
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 Novel

Awards:Shortlisted for the 2019 Women's Prize for Fiction  

A blackly comic novel about lies, love, Lagos, and how blood is thicker - and more difficult to get out of the carpet - than water.
When Korede's dinner is interrupted one night by a distress call from her sister, Ayoola, she knows what's expected of her: bleach, rubber... read more

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: 9781786497628
: Atlantic Books, Limited
: Atlantic Books
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: Oyinkan Braithwaite
: Paperback
: 1812
: English
: 823.92
: 240
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My Sister, The Serial Killer
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 Novel

Awards:Longlisted for the 2019 Women's Prize for Fiction

The moving, powerful and urgent English-language debut from one of the brightest young stars in world literature.
Suppose you and Pa were gone, and we were lost. What would happen then? A family in New York packs the car and sets out on a road trip. A mother, a father, a boy ... read more

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: 9780008290047
: HarperCollins Publishers Australia
: Fourth Estate
: 3 Centimeters X 15.3 Centimeters X 23.3 Centimeters
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: Valeria Luiselli
: Paperback
: 1903
: 813.6
: 352
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Lost Children Archive
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 Novel

Awards:Shortlisted for the 2019 Women's Prize for Fiction  

One of The Millions' "Most Anticipated" Books of 2018
Evoking the sharp insight of Little Fires Everywhere and the sweep of NW, an incisive portrait of the bliss and torment of domestic love.
Hailed as "one of the most thrilling writers at work today" (Huffington Post), Diana... read more

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: 9781784707248
: penguin random house
: Vintage
: ---length:- '19.8'width:- '12.9'units:- Centimeters
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: Diana Evans
: Paperback
: 1902
: English
: 823/.92
: 352
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Ordinary People
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 Novel

A National Book Foundation "5 Under 35" HonoreeShortlisted for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize
 
One of the most anticipated and best reviewed novels of 2018, Freshwater is the remarkable debut of an astonishing young writer.
Ada has always been unusual. As ... read more

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: 9780802128997
: Grove/Atlantic, Incorporated
: 47838
: .67 Inches X 5.5 Inches X 8.25 Inches
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: Akwaeke Emezi
: Paperback
: English
: 823.92
: 240
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Freshwater
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 Novel

Awards:Longlisted for the 2019 Women's Prize for Fiction Longlisted for The Republic of Consciousness Prize 2019 and The People's Book Prize 2018

When Alina's brother-in-law defects to the West, she and her husband become persons of interest to the secret services, causing both of their careers to come grinding to a halt. As the strain takes its toll on their marriage, Alina turns to her aunt for help - the wife of a communist leade... read more

When Alina's brother-in-law defects to the West, she and her husband become persons of interest to the secret services, causing both of their careers to come grinding to a halt. As the strain takes its toll on their marriage, Alina turns to her aunt for help - the wife of a communist leade... read more

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: 9781912054305
: Fairlight Books
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: Sophie van Llewyn
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Bottled Goods
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 Novel

Reading Level:very good
Awards:2018 Irish Book Awards Novel of the Year Winner of the 2018 Costa Novel Award   LONGLISTED FOR THE 2018 MAN BOOKER PRIZE Longlisted for the 2019 Women's Prize for Fiction  

 A wondrous and wise coming-of-age love story from the celebrated author of Conversations with Friends  At school Connell and Marianne pretend not to know each other. He's popular and well-adjusted, star of the school football team, while she is lonely, proud and intensely pr... read more

Connell and Marianne go to school together in Carricklea. Connell’s mother Lorraine cleans house for Marianne’s family. Connell and Marianne affect stranger-hood and spend their school hours ignoring each other while after hours they explore each other’s minds and bodies. While Connell... read more

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: 9780571347292
: Faber & Faber
: Faber & Faber
: ---length:- '21.6'width:- '13.5'units:- Centimeters
: New Zealand
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: Sally Rooney
: Paperback
: 1809
: English
: 823/.92
: 288
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Normal People
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 Novel

Awards:Winner of the 2019 Women's Prize for Fiction THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER OPRAH'S BOOK CLUB 2018 SELECTION  

Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South. He is a young executive, and she is an artist on the brink of an exciting career. But as they settle into the routine of their life together, they are ripped apart by circumstances neither c... read more

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: 9780143789604
: Random House Australia
: Vintage
: 233mm X 155mm X 26mm
: Australia
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: Tayari Jones
: Paperback
: 2018
: en
: 813/.6
: 320
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An American Marriage
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 Novel

Reading Level:very good

Profoundly modern, deeply disturbed and darkly comic, The Pisces is about a heartbroken PhD student who over one summer falls in dangerous, ecstatic love with a merman'If it doesn't make its way onto your list of books to read this summer, then you're probably doing summer wrong' Erotic Revie... read more

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: 9781408890998
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Circus
: 216mm X 135mm
: United Kingdom
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: Melissa Broder
: Paperback
: 1807
: 813.6
: 288
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The Pisces
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Category:

 Novel

Awards:Shortlisted Women's Prize for Fiction 2019 Shortlisted ABIA International Book of the Year 2019

"A bold and subversive retelling of the goddess's story," this #1 New York Times bestseller "manages to be both epic and intimate in its scope, recasting the most infamous female figure from the Odyssey as a hero in her own right" (Alexandra Alter, The New York Times).
In the house of Helio... read more

General Fields
: 9781408890073
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: 234mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
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: Madeline Miller
: Paperback
: 2018
: 813/.6
: 352
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Circe
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