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 Novel

Awards:>> WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2017 <<

The extraordinary Booker - Prize winning novel by the bestselling National Book Award-shortlisted George Saunders, about Abraham Lincoln and the death of his eleven year old son, Willie, at the dawn of the Civil War.
The American Civil War rages while President Lincoln's belov... read more


This is the most original and enjoyable novel to cross my path in recent times. George Saunders is an astounding writer whose gift for story-telling makes Lincoln in the Bardo a pleasure to read and thoroughly absorbing. Using first-hand accounts and a cacophony of voices (fro... read more

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: 9781408871751
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: 234mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
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: George Saunders
: 368
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Lincoln in the Bardo
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 Novel

Awards:Short-listed for Man Booker Prize 2017 (UK).

Fresh and distinctive writing from an exciting new voice in fiction - Sally Rooney meets Sarah Perry, Elmet is an unforgettable novel about family, as well as a beautiful meditation on landscape.
Daniel is heading north. He is looking for someone. The simplicity of his early life with Daddy ... read more


One of the two debut novels shortlisted for this year’s Man Booker prize, Fiona Mozley’s Elmet is an unsettling portrayal of family and loss, of violence and deep love. Daniel is looking for someone following the path north - following the railway tracks across the moor and through the towns... read more

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: 9781473660540
: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
: JM Originals
: 216mm X 135mm
: United Kingdom
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: Fiona Mozley
: 320
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Elmet
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 Novel

Awards:Winner of BGE Irish Book Awards: Book of the Year 2016. WINNER OF THE GOLDSMITHS PRIZE 2016  Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2017

Marcus Conway has come a long way to stand in the kitchen of his home and remember the rhythms and routines of his life. Considering with his engineer's mind how things are constructed - bridges, banking systems, marriages - and how they may come apart. Mike McCormack captures with tendernes... read more

Written in one long sentence (in which line breaks perform as a higher order of comma), McCormack’s remarkable and enjoyable book succeeds at both stretching the formal possibilities of the novel (for which it was awarded the 2016 Goldsmiths Prize) and in being a gentle, unassuming and thoug... read more

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: 9781786891297
: Canongate Books Ltd
: Canongate Books Ltd
: 19.80 cmmm X 12.90 cmmm
: United Kingdom
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: Mike McCormack
: 224
: 823.92
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Solar Bones
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 Novel

Series:Seasonal

'In a country apparently divided against itself, a writer such as Smith is more valuable than a whole parliament of politicians' Financial Times 'Undoubtedly Smith at her best. Puckish, yet elegant; angry, but comforting' The Times 'A beautiful, poignant symphony of memories, dreams and transi... read more

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: 9780241973318
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Books Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm X 17mm
: United Kingdom
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: Ali Smith
: 272
: 823.92
: en
: 917
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Autumn
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 Novel

An extraordinary story of love and hope from the bestselling, Man Booker-shortlisted author of The Reluctant Fundamentalist In a city swollen by refugees but still mostly at peace, or at least not yet openly at war, Saeed and Nadia share a cup of coffee, and their story begins. It will be a lo... read more

I have been a fan of Moshin Hamid’s writing since I read The Reluctant Fundamentalist, a clever look at a hostage situation through the conversation between the captive and the captor. His latest book, Exit West, has also made the Man Booker shortlist and I’m not surprised to see his work ther... read more

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: 9780241290088
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Hamish Hamilton Ltd
: 216mm X 135mm
: United Kingdom
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: Mohsin Hamid
: 136
: 813.6
: English
: 1
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Exit West
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 Novel

Awards:Long-listed for Man Booker Prize 2017.

On March 3rd, 1947, Archibald Isaac Ferguson, the only child of Rose and Stanley Ferguson, is born. From that single beginning, Ferguson's life will take four simultaneous paths. Four Fergusons will go on to lead four parallel and entirely different lives. Family fortunes diverge. Loves and f... read more

From page one, I knew this was going to be splendid. When a writer tells a subtle joke and makes you laugh within the first few moments of reading, you know that it’s a winner. Paul Auster’s first book in seven years, 4 3 2 1, follows the life of Archibald Isaac Ferguson born March 3, 1947. I... read more

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: 9780571324651
: Faber & Faber
: Faber & Faber
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Paul Auster
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4 3 2 1
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Linda has an idiosyncratic home life: her parents live in abandoned commune cabins in northern Minnesota and are hanging on to the last vestiges of a faded counter-culture world. The kids at school call her 'Freak', or 'Commie'. She is an outsider in all things. Her understanding of th... read more

Emily Fridlund’s History of Wolves was the surprise listing on the Man Booker shortlist. A debut novel, it pushed out several contenders (Sebastian Barry’s Costa-winning Days Without End, the popular Reservoir 13 by Jon McGregor, and the much-hyped second novel from Arundhati Roy,The M... read more

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: 9781474602952
: Orion Publishing Co
: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
: 216mm X 135mm
: United Kingdom
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: Emily Fridlund
: 288
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History of Wolves
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 Novel

From the Orange and Baileys Prize-shortlisted author comes an urgent, explosive story of love and a family torn apart Isma is free. After years spent raising her twin siblings in the wake of their mother's death, she is finally studying in America, resuming a dream long deferred. But she can't... read more

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: 9781408886786
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: 216mm X 135mm
: United Kingdom
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: Kamila Shamsie
: 272
: en
: Export/Airside
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Home Fire
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 Novel

Awards:Longlisted for Man Booker Prize 2017

From the award-winning author of If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things and Even the Dogs. Reservoir 13 tells the story of many lives haunted by one family's loss.
Midwinter in the early years of this century. A teenage girl on holiday has gone missing in the hills at the heart of Engl... read more

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: 9780008204860
: HarperCollins Publishers
: Fourth Estate Ltd
: 234mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
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: Jon McGregor
: 336
: 813
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Reservoir 13
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 Novel

Awards:Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2017 SHORTLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARDS 2017

A dazzlingly exuberant new novel moving from north west London to West Africa, from the multi-award-winning author of White Teeth and On Beauty
Two brown girls dream of being dancers - but only one, Tracey, has talent. The other has ideas: about rhythm and time, black bodies and blac... read more

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: 9780141036601
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Books Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Zadie Smith
: 464
: 823.92
: English
: 717
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Swing Time
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 Novel

Awards:Winner Pulitzer Prize 2017 Winner of National Book Awards: Fiction 2016. Shortlisted for Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction 2017. Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize  2017

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER and a NEW YORK TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER FOR FICTION 2016 'Whitehead is on a roll: the reviews have been sublime' Guardian 'Luminous, furious, wildly inventive' Observer 'Hands down one of the best, if not the best, book I'... read more

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: 9780708898406
: Little, Brown Book Group
: Fleet
: 198mm X 126mm
: United Kingdom
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: Colson Whitehead
: 400
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The Underground Railroad
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Category:

 Novel

Awards:Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2017

A monumental new novel from the Booker Prize-winning author of The God of Small Things 'How to tell a shattered story? By slowly becoming everybody. No. By slowly becoming everything.' In a city graveyard a resident unrolls a threadbare Persian carpet between two graves.... read more

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: 9780241303986
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Hamish Hamilton Ltd
: 234mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
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: Arundhati Roy
: 464
: 813
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The Ministry of Utmost Happiness
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