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    By Homer

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £7.65

    High on Olympus, Zeus and the assembled deities look down on the world of men, to the city of Troy where a bitter and bloody war has dragged into its tenth year, and a quarrel rages between a legendary warrior and his commander. Greek ships decay, men languish, exhausted, and...

    Graybar Hotel

    By Curtis Dawkins

    Hardback Save £4.21 = £10.78

    A gritty, unflinching and deeply moving collection of stories by a debut writer currently serving a life sentence in Michigan's prison system. His stories form a vivid portrait of prison life, painted from behind bars


    By Dulce Maria Cardoso

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    A powerful coming-of-age story, set against the violent backdrop of decolonisation and the return to an old homeland.

    Vengeance is Mine, All Others Pay Cash

    By Eka Kurniawan

    Paperback £10.25

    Ajo Kawir is one of the toughest fighters in the Javanese underworld, his fearlessness matched only by his unquenchable thirst for brawling. But the young thug is driven by a painful secret - he is impotent. When he finally meets his match in the shape of the fearsomely beautiful bodyguard...

    Madame Zero

    By Sarah Hall

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    She is running and becoming smaller, running and becoming smaller, running in the light of the reddening sun, the red of her hair and her coat falling, the red of her fur and her body loosening. Running. Holding behind her a sudden, brazen object, white-tipped. Her yellow scarf trails in...


    By J. M. G. Le Clezio

    Paperback £7.04

    Mountain Stories

    By Ye Guangqin

    Paperback £8.45

    Man Who Spoke Snakish

    By Andrus Kivirahk

    Paperback £7.04

    A runaway bestseller in Europe where the book is so well known that a popular board game has been created based on it, The Man Who Spoke Snakish is an extraordinary coming-of-age story, mixing magical realism, reinvented national myth and satire.

    Watching You

    By Arne Dahl

    Hardback £10.25

    `Brilliant visceral writing with terrific pace, this book grips you like a vice from the very first line and never lets you go' PETER JAMESA breath-taking thriller with twists you'll never see coming. Someone is sending Detective Sam Berger a message, someone who knows that only he will understand the...

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