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By Darwīsh, Maḥmūd, author
Book. English.
Published London: Verso, 2017
Mahmoud Darwish was the Palestinian national poet. One of the greatest poets of the last half-century, his work evokes the loss of his homeland and is...

Eagles in the storm

By Kane, Ben, author
Book. English.
Published London: Arrow Books, 2017
Arminius has been defeated, one of the three eagles has been recovered, and thousands of German tribesmen slain. Yet these successes aren't nearly enough...

The samurai

By Endō, Shūsaku, 1923-1996, author
Book. English.
Published London: Penguin Classics, 2017
In 1613 the missionary Father Pedro Velasco's dream comes true. For the first time, the Japanese are going to cross the Pacific Ocean. And he is going...

Night boat

By Spence, Alan, 1947- author
Book. English.
Published Edinburgh: Canongate, 2014
One night in 18th-century Japan, at the hour of the Ox, a young boy named Iwajiro sits in a state of pure concentration. At the foot of Mount Fuji, behind...

The watch house

By McGill, Bernie, 1967- author
Book. English.
Published London: Tinder Press, 2017
As the twentieth century dawns on the island of Rathlin, a place ravaged by storms and haunted by past tragedies, Nuala Byrne is faced with a difficult...

Answered prayers: the unfinished novel

By Capote, Truman, 1924-1984
Book. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2001
A malicious exposé of the literary jet-set, when Answered Prayers first appeared in excerpts in Esquire magazine it outraged Capote's society friends....

The shack: a novel

By Young, William P
Book. English.
Published London: Hodder, 2008
Mackenzie Allen Philips' daughter, Missy, has been abducted during a family vacation and evidence that she may have been murdered is found in an abandoned...

Cartes postales from Greece

By Hislop, Victoria
Book. English.
Published Headline Review, 2016
Cartes Postales from Greece is an extraordinary new book from Victoria Hislop, the Sunday Times Number One bestselling author of The Island, The Return...

Home fire

By Shamsie, Kamila
Book. English.
Published Bloomsbury, 2017
Isma is free. After years spent raising her twin siblings in the wake of their mother's death, she is finally studying in America, resuming a dream long...

The city in darkness

By Russell, Michael
Book. English.
Published Constable, 2017
Christmas 1939. In Europe the Phoney War hides carnage to come. In Ireland Detective Inspector Stefan Gillespie keeps tabs on Irishmen joining the British...
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