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  • Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson
    Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit (English, Paperback)

    This is the story of Jeanette, adopted and brought up by her mother as one of God's elect.With a new introduction by the author'Witty, bizarre, extraordinary and exhilarating'The Times'She is a master of her material, a writer in whom great talent abides' Vanity Fair'Many consider her to be the best living writer in this language...

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  • The World's Wife by Carol Ann Duffy
    The World's Wife (English, Paperback)

    'The World's Wife is a joyous exuberant book of poems about women usually excluded from myth and history' Guardian

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  • The Passion by Jeanette Winterson
    The Passion (English, Paperback)

    inventive and brilliant' Guardian'As moving and funny as it is skilful, and reflects the author's formidable appetite for life' Sunday Times'A book of great imaginative audacity and assurance...brilliantly physical (and funny) detail" Times Literary Supplement'Its concentrated, beautifully detailed prose recalls the diction of fairy tales;

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  • Eight Ghosts by Sarah Perry
    Eight Ghosts (English, Paperback)

    Eight authors were given the freedom of their chosen English Heritage site, from medieval castles to a Cold War nuclear bunker. Immersed in the past and chilled by rumours of hauntings, they channelled their darker imaginings into a series of extraordinary new ghost stories.

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  • Written On The Body by Jeanette Winterson
    Written On The Body (English, Paperback)

    Written on the body is a secret code only visible in certain lights: the accumulation of a lifetime gather there. In places the palimpsest is so heavily worked that the letters feel like braille. I like to keep my body rolled away from prying eyes, never unfold too much, tell the whole story. She has translated me into her own book.

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  • Lighthousekeeping by Jeanette Winterson
    Lighthousekeeping (English, Paperback)

    From one of Britain's best-loved literary novelists comes a magical, lyrical tale of the young orphan Silver, taken in by the ancient lighthousekeeper Mr. Pew, who reveals to her a world of myth and mystery through the art of storytelling.

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  • Eight Ghosts by Mark Haddon
    Eight Ghosts (English, Hardback)

    Rooted in place, slipping between worlds - a rich collection of unnerving ghosts and sinister histories.

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  • Sexing The Cherry by Jeanette Winterson
    Sexing The Cherry (English, Paperback)

    Jeanette Winterson's voice is startlingly original, and her imaginative feats are utterly dazzling'Cosmopolitan'Her stories and characters levitate off the page into dancing life... A bold, bizarre and timely book'Independent'Simple prose shows the subtlest of minds behind it, swift, confident and dazzling' Financial Times

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  • Midsummer Nights: Tales from the Opera: by Jeanette Winterson
    Midsummer Nights: Tales from the Opera: (English, Paperback)

    Specially commissioned short story collection with stellar contributors, all based on the stories behind favourite operas.

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  • Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? by Jeanette Winterson
    Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? (English, Paperback)

    In 1985 Jeanette Winterson's first novel, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit, was published. It was Jeanette's version of the story of a terraced house in Accrington, an adopted child, and the thwarted giantess Mrs Winterson. It was a cover story, a painful past written over and repainted. It was a story of survival.

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  • The Powerbook by Jeanette Winterson
    The Powerbook (English, Paperback)

    The PowerBook is twenty-first century fiction that uses past, present and future as shifting dimensions of a multiple reality. The story is simple. An e-writer called Ali or Alix will write to order anything you like, provided that you are prepared to enter the story as yourself and take the risk of leaving it as someone else.

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  • The World Split Open by Margaret Atwood
    The World Split Open (English, Paperback)

    Since 1984, Literary Arts has welcomed many of the world's most renowned authors and storytellers to its stage. In celebration of their thirty-year anniversary, Tin House Books has collected highlights from the series in a single volume.

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  • Stop What You're Doing And Read This! by Mark Haddon
    Stop What You're Doing And Read This! (English, Paperback)

    In the ten essays in this book some of our finest authors and passionate advocates from the worlds of science, publishing, technology and social enterprise tell us about the experience of reading, why access to books should never be taken forgranted, how reading transforms our brains, and how literature can save lives.

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  • The Daylight Gate by Jeanette Winterson
    The Daylight Gate (English, Paperback)

    In Lancaster Castle two notorious witches await trial and certain death, while the beautiful and wealthy Alice Nutter rides to their defence. And a Jesuit priest and former Gunpowder plotter makes his way from France to a place he believes will offer him sanctuary. And how safe can anyone be in Witch Country?

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  • The Forward Book of Poetry 2014 by Various Poets
    The Forward Book of Poetry 2014 (English, Paperback)

    The Forward Book of Poetry showcases the best of contemporary poetry published in the British Isles over the last year, including the winners of 2013's hotly contested Forward Poetry Prizes. The anthology - the 22nd of its kind - is introduced by Jeanette Winterson. If you buy only one poetry book this year, this deserves to be it.

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  • Art & Lies by Jeanette Winterson
    Art & Lies (English, Paperback)

    'There is no such thing as autobiography, there is only art and lies'. Stories within stories take us through the unlikely love-affairs of one Doll Sneerpiece, an 18th century bawd, and into the world of painful beauty where language has the power to heal.

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  • The Waves by Virginia Woolf
    The Waves (Paperback)

    WITH INTRODUCTIONS BY JEANETTE WINTERSON AND GILLIAN BEERThe Waves is an astonishingly beautiful and poetic novel.The Vintage Classics Virginia Woolf series has been curated by Jeanette Winterson, and the texts used are based on the original Hogarth Press editions published by Leonard and Virginia Woolf.

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  • Lighthousekeeping by Jeanette Winterson
    Lighthousekeeping (English, Paperback)

    Silver, an orphaned girl, is taken in by the mysterious old keeper of a lighthouse on the Scottish coast, who tells her stories about a 19th-century clergyman who lived two lives: a public one mired in darkness and deceit and a private one bathed in the light of passionate love.

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  • Nightwood by Djuna Barnes
    Nightwood (English, Paperback)

    The fiery and enigmatic masterpiece?one of the greatest novels of the Modernist era.

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  • Essential Acker by Kathy Acker
    Essential Acker (English, Paperback)

    The incredible variety of Acker's body of work has been distilled into a single volume that reads like a communique from the front lines of late-20th century America. Acker was a literary pirate whose prodigious output drew promiscuously from popular culture, the classics of Western civilization, current events, and the raw material of her own life.

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