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  • The Temporary Gentleman

    The Temporary Gentleman
    Sebastian Barry

    Paperback · 03 Apr 2014 · €19.30
    Our Price: €14.99

    Jack McNulty is a 'temporary gentleman', an Irishman whose commission in the British army in the Second World War was never permanent. In 1957, sitting in his lodgings in Accra, he urgently sets out to write his story. He feels he cannot take one step further, or even hardly a breath, without looking back at all that has befallen him.

  • Unravelling Oliver

    Unravelling Oliver
    Liz Nugent

    Paperback · 06 Mar 2014 · €17.95
    Our Price: €13.99

    Oliver Ryan is a handsome and charismatic success story. He lives in the suburbs with his wife, Alice, who illustrates his award-winning children's books and gives him her unstinting devotion. Their life together is one of enviable privilege and ease - enviable until, one evening after supper, Oliver attacks Alice and beats her into a coma.

  • By Its Cover

    By Its Cover
    Donna Leon

    Paperback · 03 Apr 2014 · €17.95
    Our Price: €13.99

    When several valuable antiquarian books go missing from a prestigious library in the heart of Venice, Commissario Brunetti is immediately called to the scene. The staff suspect an American researcher has stolen them, but for Brunetti something doesn't quite add up.

  • The Spinning Heart 3 for 2 item

    The Spinning Heart
    Donal Ryan

    Paperback · 19 Dec 2013 · €10.99

    In the aftermath of Ireland's financial collapse, dangerous tensions surface in an Irish town. As violence flares, the characters face a battle between public persona and inner desires. This book captures the language and spirit of rural Ireland and with uncanny perception articulates the words and thoughts of a generation.

  • Stoner 3 for 2 item

    Stoner
    John Williams

    Paperback · 05 Jul 2012 · €11.99

    William Stoner enters the University of Missouri at nineteen to study agriculture. A seminar on English literature changes his life, and he never returns to work on his father's farm. Stoner becomes a teacher. He marries the wrong woman. His life is quiet, and after his death his colleagues remember him rarely.

  • The Son

    The Son
    Jo Nesbo

    Paperback · 10 Apr 2014 · €19.30
    Our Price: €14.99

    Sonny's on the run. Sonny is a model prisoner. He listens to the confessions of other inmates, and absolves them of their sins. He's been lied to his whole life. But then one prisoner's confession changes everything. He knows something about Sonny's disgraced father. Sonny wants revenge.

  • Frog Music

    Frog Music
    Emma Donoghue

    Paperback · 27 Mar 2014 · €19.30
    Our Price: €13.99

    Frog Music is a wonderfully evocative novel of intrigue and murder from Emma Donoghue, the author of the international bestseller Room, an emotive and powerful novel that was shortlisted for the 2010 Man Booker and Orange Prizes.

  • Americanah 3 for 2 item

    Americanah
    Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    Paperback · 27 Feb 2014 · €11.99

    LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILEY'S WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2014. From the award-winning author of 'Half of a Yellow Sun,' a powerful story of love, race and identity.

  • The Husband's Secret 3 for 2 item

    The Husband's Secret
    Liane Moriarty

    Paperback · 29 Aug 2013 · €10.99

    Mother of three and wife of John-Paul, Cecilia discovers an old envelope in the attic. Written in her husband's hand, it says: to be opened only in the event of my death. Curious, she opens it - and time stops. John-Paul's letter confesses to a terrible mistake which, if revealed, would wreck their family as well as the lives of others.

  • The Fault in Our Stars 3 for 2 item

    The Fault in Our Stars
    John Green

    Paperback · 03 Jan 2013 · €10.99

    Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel's story is about to be completely rewritten.

  • The Rosie Project 3 for 2 item

    The Rosie Project
    Graeme Simsion

    Paperback · 02 Jan 2014 · €10.99

    Love isn't an exact science - but no one told Don Tillman. A thirty-nine-year-old geneticist, Don's never had a second date. So he devises the Wife Project, a scientific test to find the perfect partner. Enter Rosie - 'the world's most incompatible woman' - throwing Don's safe, ordered life into chaos.

  • Dear Life 3 for 2 item

    Dear Life
    Alice Munro

    Paperback · 03 Oct 2013 · €11.99

    A collection of stories, in which moments of change, chance encounters, the twist of fate leads a person to a new way of thinking or being. It presents a radiant, indelible portrait of just how dangerous and strange ordinary life can be.

  • The Son 3 for 2 item

    The Son
    Philipp Meyer

    Paperback · 27 Feb 2014 · €10.99

    From the author of the highly acclaimed American Rust comes his eagerly awaited second novel, an extraordinary multi-generational Texan epic

  • The Buddha in the Attic 3 for 2 item

    The Buddha in the Attic
    Julie Otsuka

    Paperback · 07 Feb 2013 · €10.99

    Between the first and second world wars a group of young, non-English-speaking Japanese women travelled by boat to America. They were picture brides, clutching photos of husbands-to-be whom they had yet to meet.

  • Longbourn 3 for 2 item

    Longbourn
    Jo Baker

    Paperback · 01 Jan 2014 · €10.99

    'If Elizabeth Bennet had the washing of her own petticoats,' Sarah thought, 'she would be more careful not to tramp through muddy fields.' It is wash-day for the housemaids at Longbourn House, and Sarah's hands are chapped and raw.

  • The Light Between Oceans 3 for 2 item

    The Light Between Oceans
    M L Stedman

    Paperback · 09 May 2013 · €10.99

    A boat washes up on the shore of a remote lighthouse keeper's island. It holds a dead man - and a crying baby. The only two islanders, Tom and his wife Izzy, are about to make a devastating decision. They break the rules and follow their hearts. What happens next will break yours.