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Each month our Booksellers pick their favourite recent titles and review them. Here are the recommended reads for September 2017
 

Dubray Staff Recommended Reads . . . 

Mrs Osmond

Paperback, 05/10/2017, €16.90
€14.99
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read...

Mrs Osmond HB

Hardback, 05/10/2017, €19.50
€16.99

The Sparsholt Affair

Paperback, 26/09/2017, €19.50
€15.99
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read...

Manhattan Beach

Paperback, 03/10/2017, €19.50
€16.99
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read... The long-awaited novel from the bestselling author of Pulitzer Prize-winning A Visit From the Goon Squad.

4 3 2 1

Paperback, 05/10/2017, €12.95
€10.99
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read... On March 3rd, 1947, Archibald Isaac Ferguson, the only child of Rose and Stanley Ferguson, is born. From that single beginning, Ferguson's life will take four simultaneous paths. Four Fergusons will go on to lead four parallel and entirely different lives. Family fortunes diverge. Loves and friendships and passions contrast.

Love and Other Consolation Prizes

Paperback, 12/09/2017, €16.90
€14.99
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read... 1909: At the World's Fair a half-Chinese boy is raffled off as a prize. Working in Seattle's famed Red Light District, he falls in love with Maisie, the daughter of a madam, and Fahn, a Japanese maid sold into servitude. In 1962 he looks back on the past and the memories he made with his wife, while his daughter begins to unravel their tragic past.

Thing Explainer: Complicated Stuff in Simple Words

Paperback, 05/10/2017, €19.50
€16.99
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read... From the No. 1 bestselling author of What If? - the man who created xkcd and explained the laws of science with cartoons - comes a series of brilliantly simple diagrams ('blueprints' if you want to be complicated about it) that show how important things work: from the nuclear bomb to the biro.

Fresh Complaint

Paperback, 03/10/2017, €16.90
€14.99
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read... The first collection of short fiction from Jeffrey Eugenides, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Virgin Suicides, Middlesex and The Marriage Plot.

The Innocent of Falkland Road

Paperback, 04/09/2017, €13.95
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read...

The Sparsholt Affair Hardback Edition

Hardback, 26/09/2017, €26.00
€21.99
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read... LIMITED NUMBER OF SIGNED FIRST EDITIONS AVAILABLE - ORDER YOUR COPY NOW. Alan Hollinghurst's masterly new novel evokes the intimate relationships of a group of friends bound together by art, literature and love across three generations. Richly observed, disarmingly witty and emotionally charged, The Sparsholt Affair is an unmissable achievement from one of our finest writers.