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By Williams, Beatriz, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: HarperCollinsPublishers, 2019
The Bahamas, 1941. Newly-widowed Leonora 'Lulu' Randolph arrives in Nassau to investigate the Governor and his wife for a New York society magazine. After...

By Updike, John, 1932-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2006
[New ed.] / with an afterword by the author
Into the life of Harry Angstrom come two fully paid-up members of the younger generation. The year is 1969 and Harry knows that if he won't change willingly...

By Updike, John, 1932-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2006
It's 1979 and Rabbit is no longer running. He's walking and he's beginning to get out of breath. Updike's novel traces the contours of Rabbit's encroaching...

By Updike, John, 1932-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2006
[New ed.] / with an afterword by Justin Cartwright
Harry Angstrom looks enviously at the young players skipping across the basketball pitch and wonders whether he should take his doctor's advice and not...

By Updike, John, 1932-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2007
They are sociable, articulate and unhappy, they enjoy sailing, and skiing, they play word games in the evenings and adultery all the year round. Slipping...

By Updike, John, 1932-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2006
The delicate, empty land of Kush is ruled over by Colonel Hakim Félix Ellelloû, an outrageous dictator. As his drought-ravaged African state teeters precariously...

By Thompson, E. V
Paperback. English.
Published London: Robert Hale, 2010
Wesley Curnow, a young Cornish miner, arrives in the United States to seek an uncle who is working on the mines in Missouri. Taking passage on a boat...

By Thomas, Leslie, 1931-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Arrow, 2008
David Hopkins, a young fisherman from West Wales, and Kate Medhurst from a genteel town in the Thames Valley embark upon an idyllic love affair away from...

Hardback. English.
Published London: Everyman, 2010
Classic adventure stories by Joseph Conrad, Rudyard Kipling, Stephen Crane, Robert Louis Stevenson and Jack London mix with marvellously imaginative tales...

By Staples, Mary Jane
Book. English.
Published London: Bantam, 2007
South London in the 1930s. Hilda Jones is fed up with her dull husband. She thought marrying would liven him up, but after 25 years he's just as boring...