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    A Gathering in Hope: A Novel

    By Philip Gulley

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    Bestselling author Philip Gulley offers humorous, small-town storytelling in book three of his acclaimed new series featuring beloved protagonist Pastor Sam Gardner.

    Phone

    By Will Self

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    'WHATEVER YOU DO hang on to the phone...! ...! Feel the smoothness of its bevelled screen ...! ...! Place your thumb in the soft depression of its belly-button - turn it over and over...! ...! A five hundred-quid worry bead - and all I worry about is losing the bloody...

    Nest in the Bones: Stories by Antonio Benedetto

    By Antonio De Benedetto

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    The Handmaid\'s Tale

    By Margaret Atwood

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    The Republic of Gilead offers Offred only one function: to breed. If she deviates, she will, like dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to die slowly of radiation sickness. But even a repressive state cannot obliterate desire - neither Offred's nor that of the two men on...

    Conversations with Friends

    By Sally Rooney

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    Features Frances, Bobbi, Nick and Melissa, four characters who ask each other endless questions. As their relationships unfold, in person and online, they discuss sex and friendship, art and literature, politics and gender, and, of course, one another.

    A Ton of Malice: The Half-Life of an Irish Punk in London

    By Barry Mckinley

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    Broken

    By Barbara Spencer

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    Set in rural Somerset, Broken is the story of Jem Love, whose family is torn apart by his mother's drug taking, and whose young brother and sister are taken into care. Jem is determined to get his family back together again. But what can a 14 year-old boy do in...

    In the Castle of My Skin

    By George Lamming

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    'They won't know you, the you that's hidden somewhere in the castle of your skin' Nine-year-old G. leads a life of quiet mischief crab catching, teasing preachers and playing among the pumpkin vines. His sleepy fishing village in 1930s Barbados is overseen by the English landlord who lives on the...

    Mcglue

    By Ottessa Moshfegh

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    They said I've done something wrong?... And they've just left me down here to starve. Haven't had a drop in days more so... Salem, Massachusetts, 1851: McGlue is in the hold, still too drunk to be sure of his name or situation or orientation - he may have killed a...

    2020

    By Kenneth Steven

    Paperback £7.85

    In 2020, Britain is at breaking point, society on the edge. The country is a bomb waiting to explode... and then it does. Thoughtful, compassionate and sometimes provocative, Kenneth Steven's 2020 is a parable for our times.

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