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  • The Cyberiad by Stanislaw Lem
    The Cyberiad (English, Paperback) Stanislaw Lem

    'Most cosmic civilizations long for things, in the depths of their souls, they would never openly admit to...' Trurl and Klapaucius are 'constructors' - they travel around the universe creating machines of astonishing inventiveness and power and visiting a bewildering variety of violent, peculiar and morose civilizations.

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  • Books Of Blood Omnibus 2 by Clive Barker
    Books Of Blood Omnibus 2 (Paperback) Clive Barker

    A collection from the master of horror ... trust nothing except your fear...

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  • The State Of The Art by Iain M. Banks
    The State Of The Art (Paperback) Iain M. Banks

    A collection of short fiction by the author of "The Wasp Factory" and "Against a Dark Background". The title story is a novella continuing the "Culture" sequence but set on Earth in 1977. The other stories range from science fiction to horror, and dark-coated fantasy to morality tale.

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  • Attrib. and other stories by Eley Williams
    Attrib. and other stories (Paperback) Eley Williams

    With affectionate, irreverent and playful prose, the inability to communicate exactly what we mean dominates this bold new collection from one of Britain's unique and most original new writers.

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  • The Ladies of Grace Adieu by Susanna Clarke
    The Ladies of Grace Adieu (Paperback) Susanna Clarke

    Contains stories from the world of Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell and is illustrated by Charles Vess. This book includes the characters of a conceited Regency clergyman, an eighteenth-century Jewish doctor and Mary, Queen of Scots, as well as two characters from "Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell: Strange himself and the Raven King".

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  • Flappers and Philosophers: The Collected Short Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald by F. Scott Fitzgerald
    Flappers and Philosophers: The Collected Short Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald (English, Hardback) F. Scott Fitzgerald

    A collection of stories such as: "The Diamond as Big as the Ritz", a fairy tale of unlimited wealth; the sad and hilarious stories of Hollywood hack Pat Hobby; and, "The Lost Decade".

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  • Kiss Kiss by Roald Dahl
    Kiss Kiss (English, Paperback) Roald Dahl

    What could go wrong when a wife pawns the mink coat that her lover gave her as a parting gift? What happens when a priceless piece of furniture is the subject of a deceitful bargain? Can a wronged woman take revenge on her dead husband? This title deals with these questions.

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  • The Collected Stories of Lorrie Moore by Lorrie Moore
    The Collected Stories of Lorrie Moore (Paperback) Lorrie Moore

    Since the publication of Self-Help, her first collection of stories, Lorrie Moore has been hailed as one of the greatest and most influential voices in American fiction.

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  • Elsewhere, Home by Leila Aboulela
    Elsewhere, Home (Paperback) Leila Aboulela

    Short stories at their most moving and immediate; this new collection from prize-winning author Leila Aboulela spans twenty years of her work.

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  • Rogues by George R. R. Martin
    Rogues (English, Paperback) George R. R. Martin

    This thrilling collection of twenty-one all-original stories, by an all-star list of contributors, will delight and astonish in equal measure with their cunning twists and dazzling reversals. George Martin himself offers a brand-new A Game of Thrones tale. Also featuring stories from Gillian Flynn, Joe Abercrombie, Neil Gaiman, and more!

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  • Songs of a Dead Dreamer and Grimscribe by Thomas Ligotti
    Songs of a Dead Dreamer and Grimscribe (English, Paperback) Thomas Ligotti

    Influenced by the strange terrors of Lovecraft and Poe and by the brutal absurdity of Kafka, the author crafts his own brand of existential horror, which shocks at the deepest levels.

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  • 2Fish by Jhene Aiko Efuru Chilombo
    2Fish (English, Hardback) Jhene Aiko Efuru Chilombo

    A collection of poems by Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Jhen e Aiko Efuru Chilombo.

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  • A Winter Book by Tove Jansson
    A Winter Book (Paperback) Tove Jansson

    A collection of some of Tove Jansson's best loved and most famous stories. Drawn from youth and older age, and spanning most of the 20th century, this translated selection provides a showcase of the great Finnish writer's prose, scattered with insights and home truths.

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  • The Aleph by Jorge Borges
    The Aleph (English, Paperback) Jorge Borges

    A collection of short stories with such themes as dreams, labyrinths, mirrors, infinite libraries, the manipulations of chance, gaucho knife-fighters, transparent tigers and the elusive nature of identity itself.

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  • Eleven Kinds of Loneliness by Richard Yates
    Eleven Kinds of Loneliness (English, Paperback) Richard Yates

    Out of the lives of Manhattan office workers, a cab driver seeking immortality, frustrated would-be novelists, suburban men and their yearning, neglected women, Richard Yates creates a haunting mosaic of the 1950s, the era when the American dream was finally coming true - and just beginning to ring a little hollow.

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  • The Gospel According to Blindboy by Blindboy Boatclub
    The Gospel According to Blindboy (Paperback) Blindboy Boatclub

    The Gospel According to Blindboy is a surreal and genre-defying collection of short stories exploring the myths, complacencies and contradictions at the heart of modern Ireland. It is one of the most original collections of short stories to emerge in recent years.

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  • Today I Wrote Nothing by Daniel Kharms
    Today I Wrote Nothing (English, Paperback) Daniel Kharms

    A master of formally inventive poetry and what today would be called micro-fiction, Kharms built off the legacy of Russian Futurist writers to create a uniquely deadpan style written out of and in spite of the absurdities of life in Stalinist Russia.

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  • Striding Folly by Dorothy L. Sayers
    Striding Folly (Paperback) Dorothy L. Sayers

    The classic British detective series featuring amateur sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey.

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  • The Complete Stories of Leonora Carrington by Leonora Carrington
    The Complete Stories of Leonora Carrington (English, Paperback) Leonora Carrington

    Fiction. Surrealist writer and painter Leonora Carrington (1917-2011) was a master of the macabre, of gorgeous tableaus, biting satire, roguish comedy, and brilliant, effortless flights of the imagination. Nowhere are these qualities more ingeniously brought together than in the works of short fiction she wrote throughout her life....

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  • Fictions by Jorge Borges
    Fictions (English, Paperback) Jorge Borges

    Offers accounts of 'Funes the Memorious', the man who can forget nothing; 'Pierre Menard, Author of the "Quixote"', who recreates Miguel de Cervantes' epic word-for-word; a society run on the basis of an all-encompassing game of chance in 'The Lottery in Babylon'.

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