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Of Mice and Men

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Drifters in search of work, George and his childlike friend Lennie, have nothing in the world except the clothes on their back - and a dream that one day they will have some land of their own.
€12.15

To Kill a Mockingbird

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A novel that explores the irrationality of adult attitudes to race and class in the Deep South of the thirties.
€10.80

Little Fires Everywhere

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The New York Times Top Ten Bestseller
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A Little Life

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A novel of extraordinary intelligence and heart, a masterful depiction of heartbreak, and a dark and haunting examination of the tyranny of experience and memory.
€12.95

The Catcher in the Rye

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A Dubray Books Favourite Book of all Time. I just love Holden and how he does whatever he pleases without caring what anyone might think. (Ciara Hanney, Blackrock)
€12.15

The Year of Magical Thinking

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From one of America's iconic writers, a portrait of a marriage and a life - in good times and bad - that will speak to anyone who has ever loved a husband or wife or child. A stunning book of electric honesty and passion.
€12.15

Hillbilly Elegy

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A Dubray Staff Recommended Read. 'THE POLITICAL BOOK OF THE YEAR' Sunday Times 'You will not read a more important book about America this year' Economist 'The best book about the alienation within America' Evening Standard 'The memoir gripping America... Vividly articulates the despair and disillusionment of blue-collar America' Sunday Times
€12.95

The Underground Railroad

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From prize-winning, bestselling author Colson Whitehead, a magnificent, wrenching, thrilling tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South
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Manhattan Beach

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The long-awaited novel from the bestselling author of Pulitzer Prize-winning A Visit From the Goon Squad.
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A Spool of Blue Thread

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The whole family on the porch, relaxed, half-listening as their mother tells the same tale they have heard so many times before. And yet this gathering is different. Abby and Red are getting older, and decisions must be made about how best to look after them and their beloved family home.
€12.15

American Wife

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A novel in which the unexpected becomes inevitable, and the pleasures and pain of intimacy and love are laid bare.
€12.15

Born to Run

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A revelatory memoir by a legendary rock star.
€12.95

Killers of the Flower Moon: Oil, Money, Murder and the Birth of the FBI

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A masterpiece of narrative non-fiction, set around an American crime and the birth of the FBI, a thrilling investigative account of a forgotten moment in history.
€12.15

Barracoon: The Story of the Last Slave

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A major literary event: a newly published work from the author of the American classic Their Eyes Were Watching God, with a foreword from Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker, brilliantly illuminates the horror and injustices of slavery as it tells the true story of one of the last-known survivors of the Atlantic slave trade.
€12.15

Educated

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A Dubray Staff Recommended Read... With the acute insight that distinguishes all great writers, Westover has crafted, from her singular experience, a universal coming-of-age story, one that gets to the heart of what an education is and what it offers - the perspective to see one's life through new eyes, and the will to change it.
€18.95

I'll be Gone in the Dark

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€17.55

Lean on Pete Film Tie In

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Fifteen-year-old Charley Thompson wants a home; food on the table; a high school he can attend for more than part of a year; and some structure to his life. But as the son of a single father working at warehouses across the Pacific Northwest, he's been pretty much on his own for some time.
€10.80

Sing, Unburied, Sing

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€12.15

The Girls

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Evie Boyd is fourteen and desperate to be noticed. It's the summer of 1969 and restless, empty days stretch ahead of her. Until she sees them. The girls. Hair long and uncombed, jewelry catching the sun. And at their centre, Suzanne black-haired and beautiful. If not for Suzanne, she might not have gone.
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