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  • Wise Children by Angela Carter
    Wise Children (English, Paperback) Angela Carter

    WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ALI SMITH A richly comic tale of the tangled fortunes of two theatrical families, the Hazards and the Chances, Angela Carter's witty and bawdy novel is populated with as many sets of twins, and mistaken identities as any Shakespeare comedy, and celebrates the magic of over a century of show business.

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  • The Hearing Trumpet by Leonora Carrington
    The Hearing Trumpet (English, Paperback) Leonora Carrington

    One of the first things ninety-two-year-old Marian Leatherby overhears when she is given an ornate hearing trumpet is her family plotting to commit her to an institution. Soon, she finds herself trapped in a sinister retirement home, where the elderly must inhabit buildings shaped like igloos and birthday cakes.

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  • Artful by Ali Smith
    Artful (English, Paperback) Ali Smith

    Explores form, style, life, love, death, mortality, immortality and what art and writing can mean. Part fiction, part essay, this book is a revelation of what writing can do.

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  • Tacita Dean by Alexandra Harris
    Tacita Dean (English, Paperback) Alexandra Harris, Alan Hollinghurst

    A definitive survey of the work of Tacita Dean OBE RA, published to coincide with three major exhibitions in London in 2018.

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  • Hotel World by Ali Smith
    Hotel World (English, Paperback) Ali Smith

    Featuring five people, this book focuses on these characters and traces their intersecting lives.

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  • Talking to Women by Nell Dunn
    Talking to Women (English, Paperback) Nell Dunn $15.30
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  • Browse by Ali Smith
    Browse (English, Paperback) Ali Smith, Yiyun Li

    A celebration of the greatest kind of shop in the world, by an award-winning cast of writers including Ali Smith, Michael Dirda, Elif Shafak and Daniel Kehlmann....

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  • A Far Cry From Kensington by Muriel Spark
    A Far Cry From Kensington (English, Paperback) Muriel Spark

    The divine Spark is shining at her brightest . . . Pure delight' Claire Tomalin, INDEPENDENT

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  • There but for the by Ali Smith
    There but for the (English, Paperback) Ali Smith

    'There once was a man who, one night at a dinner party, went upstairs and locked himself in one of the bedrooms of the house of the people who were giving the dinner party...'. As time passes by and the consequences of this stranger's actions ripple outwards, touching the owners, the guests, the neighbours and the whole country.

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  • The Accidental by Ali Smith
    The Accidental (English, Paperback) Ali Smith

    A novel that pans in on the Norfolk holiday home of the Smart family one hot summer. There a beguiling stranger called Amber appears at the door bearing all sorts of unexpected gifts, trampling over family boundaries and sending each of the Smarts scurrying from the dark into the light.

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  • The Story of Antigone by Ali Smith
    The Story of Antigone (English, Paperback) Ali Smith, Laura Paoletti

    New paperback edition of our bestselling Save the Story title

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  • Sunset Song by Lewis Gibbon
    Sunset Song (English, Paperback) Lewis Gibbon

    Young Chris Guthrie lives a brutal life in the harsh landscape of northern Scotland, torn between her passion for the land, duty to her family and her love of books. When her mother, broken by repeated childbirths, takes her own life and poisons her two youngest children, Chris is left with her father to run the farm on her own.

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  • How to be Both by Ali Smith
    How to be Both (English, Paperback) Ali Smith

    Borrowing from painting's fresco technique to make an original literary double-take, this book features forms, times, truths and fictions.

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  • Refugee Tales by Ali Smith
    Refugee Tales (English, Paperback) Ali Smith, Abdulrazak Gurnah

    Two unaccompanied children travel across the Mediterranean in an overcrowded boat that has been designed to only make it halfway across... A 63-year-old man is woken one morning by border officers 'acting on a tip-off' and, despite having paid taxes for 28 years, is suddenly cast into the detention system with no obvious means of escape... An orphan whose entire life has been spent in slavery ?...

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  • Poems, Stories and Writings by Margaret Caroline Tait
    Poems, Stories and Writings (English, Paperback) Margaret Caroline Tait

    Poems, Stories and Writings draws on Tait's three poetry collections, her book of short stories,her magazine articles and unpublished notebooks to make available for the first time a collection of the full range of Tait's writing.

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  • A Far Cry From Kensington by Muriel Spark
    A Far Cry From Kensington (English, Hardback) Muriel Spark

    * 'The divine Spark is shining at her brightest . . . Pure delight' Claire Tomalin, Independent

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  • The Member of the Wedding by Carson McCullers
    The Member of the Wedding (English, Paperback) Carson McCullers

    Presents three phases of a weekend crisis in the life of a motherless twelve-year-old girl.

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  • Greenvoe by George Mackay Brown
    Greenvoe (English, Paperback) George Mackay Brown

    Greenvoe, the community on the Orkney Island of Hellya, has existed unchanged for generations. George Mackay Brown has recreated a week in its life, mixing history with personality in a sparkling mixture of prose and poetry.

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  • Like by Ali Smith
    Like (English, Paperback) Ali Smith

    From one of Britain's most impressive young fiction writers comes an extraordinary and haunting novel - A seductive story of what it means to be alive at the edge of the 20th century: here is a story of what it's like.

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  • Free Love And Other Stories by Ali Smith
    Free Love And Other Stories (English, Paperback) Ali Smith

    The timeless and unique collection of short stories is Ali Smith's first. 'I love her prose' - Kate Atkinson

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