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    Literary

    Sep-2016

    Trudy has betrayed her husband, John. She's still in the marital home -- a dilapidated, priceless London townhouse -- but John's not there. Instead, she's with his brother, the profoundly banal Claude, and the two of them have a plan. But there is ...

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    Literary

    Sep-2014

    Fiona Maye is a leading High Court judge who presides over cases in the family division. She is renowned for her fierce intelligence, exactitude, and sensitivity. But her professional success belies private sorrow and domestic strife. There is the li...

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    Espionage

    Nov-2012

    In this stunning new novel, Ian McEwan’s first female protagonist since Atonement is about to learn that espionage is the ultimate seduction. Cambridge student Serena Frome’s beauty and intelligence make her the ideal recruit for MI5. The year...

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    Literary

    Apr-2010

    Michael Beard is a Nobel prize-winning physicist whose best work is behind him. Trading on his reputation, he speaks for enormous fees, lends his name to the letterheads of renowned scientific institutions, and half-heartedly heads a government-backe...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2007

    The year is 1962. Florence, the daughter of a successful businessman and an aloof Oxford academic, is a talented violinist. She dreams of a career on the concert stage and of the perfect life she will create with Edward, the earnest young history stu...

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    Romance

    Jan-2005

    Saturday is a novel set within a single day in February 2003. Henry Perowne is a contented man--a successful neurosurgeon, happily married to a newspaper lawyer, and enjoying good relations with his children, who are young adults. What troubles him i...

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    General Fiction

    Jan-2004

    Rose Blanche was the name of a group of young German citizens who, at their peril, protested against the war. Like them, Rose observes all the changes going on around her which others choose to ignore. She watches as the streets of her small German t...

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    Historical

    Mar-2002

    Ian McEwan's symphonic novel of love and war, childhood and class, guilt and forgiveness combines all the satisfaction of a superb narrative with the provocation we have come to expect from this master of English prose. On a summer day in 1935, th...

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    Suspense

    Nov-1999

    On a chilly February day, two old friends meet in the throng outside a London crematorium to pay their last respects to Molly Lane. Both Clive Linley and Vernon Halliday had been Molly's lovers in the days before they reached their current eminence: ...

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    Suspense

    Jun-1998

    The bestselling author of The Innocent spins a tale of life intruded upon. After attempting to rescue a child from a runaway hot-air balloon, Joe Rose finds himself part of a living nightmare of suspicion and obsession....

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    General Fiction

    Jun-1997

    Stephen Lewis, a successful writer of children's books, is confronted with the unthinkable: his only child, three-year-old Kate, is snatched from him in a supermarket. In one horrifying moment that replays itself over the years that follow, Stephen r...

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    Fantasy

    Sep-1994

    "What a delight to walk on four soft white paws." Peter Fortune is ten years old and loves to daydream. Peter wonders what would it feel like to live inside the body of a wise old cat one day and a cranky little baby the next; to rummage through a ki...

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    General Fiction

    Jan-1994

    In this tour de force of psychological unease--now a major motion picture starring Charlotte Gainsbourg and Sinead Cusack--McEwan excavates the ruins of childhood and uncovers things that most adults have spent a lifetime forgetting--or denying. &quo...

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    General Fiction

    Oct-1993

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    General Fiction

    Jul-1992

    Set in late 1980s Europe at the time of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Black Dogs is the intimate story of the crumbling of a marriage, as witnessed by an outsider. Jeremy is the son-in-law of Bernard and June Tremaine, whose union and estrangement beg...

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    Suspense

    May-1990

    Leonard Marnham is assigned to a British-American surveillance team in Cold War Berlin. His intelligence work tunneling under a Russian communications center to tap the phone lines to Moscow offers him a welcome opportunity to begin shedding his own ...

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    General Fiction

    Oct-1982

    "Haunting and compelling." --"The Times" As their holiday unfolds, Colin and Maria are locked into their own intimacy. They groom themselves meticulously, as though there waits someone who cares deeply about how they appear. Then they meet a man with...

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    Science Fiction

    Jan-1982

    Signed by author. Dust cover in good condition, book in excellent condition. ***Comes with Super Fast Shipping! Ships FREE with Amazon Prime and Super Saver Option for orders over $35. Package Tracking, Professional Packaging and 24/7 Customer Servic...

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    General Fiction

    Sep-1980

    Call them transcripts of dreams or deadly accurate maps of the tremor zones of the psyche, the seven stories in this collection engage and implicate us in the most fearful ways imaginable. A two-timing pornographer becomes an unwilling object in the ...

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    General Fiction

    Nov-1976

    Ian McEwan's Somerset Maugham Award-winning collection First Love, Last Rites brought him instant recognition as one of the most influential voices writing in England today. Taut, brooding, and densely atmospheric, these stories show us the ways in w...

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