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Greybeard.

Aldiss, Brian.

This is a disturbing vision of a future in which the human race, following a series of nuc...

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The Blue Guitar.

Banville, John.

Set in Ireland it tells the story of a well-known painter who is also a thief. He does not...

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The Demolished Man.

Bester, Alfred.

Winner of the first Hugo Award in 1953, this is a classic. Some fans and critics consider ...

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Trouble on the Thames.

Bridges, Victor.

A former acquaintance of courageous naval officer Owen Bradwell, has been trapped into bet...

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Me and Earl and the Dying Girl.

Andrews, Jesse.

You may have been to see the movie they made with the same title. It won a lot of awards a...

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The Gods Themselves.

Asimov, Isaac.

Asimov is perhaps the world’s finest and best known writer of Science Fiction. This 1972 n...

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A Fall of Moondust.

Clarke, Arthur C.

A title in the SF Masterworks series, John Wyndham said it is 'the best book Arthur C. Cla...

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Dead Interviews: Living Writers Meet Dead Icons.

Crowe, Dan (ed.).

The premise behind this unusual book is to have modern writers sit down and interview thei...

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The Haunted House.

Dickens, Charles et al.

Having moved into a haunted house, the narrator invites a party of friends over; on Twelft...

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Classic English Love Poems.

Capouya, Emile (ed.).

A romantic anthology of 87 classic love poems from 48 poets who have been an ongoing sourc...

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England's First Family of Writers: Mary Wollstonecraft, William Godwin, Mary Shelley.

Carlson, Julie A.

Their daily lives were entwined with literature. This study considers their writing collec...

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George Silverman's Explanation: Followed by Hunted Down and Holiday Romance.

Dickens, Charles.

One of Dickens's very last writings, `George Silverman's Explanation' is a dark and psycho...

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Tales of Adventure and Medical Life.

Doyle, Arthur Conan.

This anthologises some of his best short fiction outside of the Sherlock Holmes canon. He ...

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Tales of Terror and Mystery.

Doyle, Arthur Conan.

These eclectic, captivating tales - dealing with topics such as mysterious jungles in the ...

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Some Desperate Glory: The First World War the Poets Knew.

Egremont, Max.

Tells the stories of eleven soldiers and unites their poetry and the history of the war. T...

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Martian Time-Slip.

Dick, Philip K.

Even though this tells us more about the state of knowledge and society in the 1950s and e...

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A Maze of Death.

Dick, Philip K.

Fourteen people are sent to colonise an uninhabited planet. Having nothing in common and n...

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A Week in December.

Faulks, Sebastian.

It is the week before Christmas in London, 2007. Seven characters are forced to confront t...

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A Curious Invitation: The Forty Greatest Parties in Fiction.

Field, Suzette.

Some years ago a friend of mine was sitting in the lobby of a chic hotel in Paris when he ...

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The Kraus Project: Essays by Karl Kraus.

Franzen, Jonathan et al (eds.).

Karl Kraus (1874-1936) was a controversial Austrian satirist, a forgotten voice of the ear...

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Telling Times: Writing and Living, 1954-2008.

Gordimer, Nadine.

A comprehensive collection of essays by the Nobel Prize-winning author, in which she ‘…bea...

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The Black Moon: A Novel of Cornwall, 1794-1795.

Graham, Winston.

The fifth Poldark novel sees the enmity between Ross Poldark and George Warleggan grow. Ro...

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Tales of Long Ago.

Doyle, Arthur Conan.

He is well known for his Sherlock Holmes stories but he also wrote historical fiction and ...

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The Stranger From The Sea: A Novel of Cornwall, 1810-1811.

Graham, Winston.

The eighth Poldark novel has been made into a two-hour TV program and is very exciting. As...

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