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The Last Continent

A beautiful hardback edition of the classic Discworld novel. 'Anything you do in the past changes the future.

The Last of the Mohicans (EN)

The Last of the Mohicans: A Narrative of 1757 is a historical novel by James Fenimore Cooper, first published in February 1826. It is the second book of the Leatherstocking Tales pentalogy and the best known.

The Snow Queen

Michael Cunningham's luminous, compassionate new novel begins with a vision. It's November 2004.

The Snow Queen

From the author of THE HOURS 'Luminously written ...page-turningly enjoyable, this is a profound novel about love from a highly regarded, Pulitzer-winning novelist' Sunday Times Walking through Central Park, Barrett Meeks sees a translucent light in the sky that regards him in a distinctly godlike way. Barrett doesn't believe in visions - or in God - but he can't deny what he's seen.

The Black Echo

From the author of THE LAST COYOTE, THE BLACK ICE and BLOOD WORK, a crime novel featuring a detective who is investigating the death of a man with whom he fought in Vietnam. Together they faced the 'black echo' - the underground reverberation of one's own fear - and the sleuth must make sure his friend's death is avenged.

The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Dicken's last novel is a mystery built around a presumed crime - the murder of a nephew by hisuncle. He died before completing the story, leaving the mystery unsolved and encouraging successive generations of readers to turn detective.

A Czech Dreambook

It’s 1979 in Czechoslovakia, ten years into the crushing restoration of repressive communism known as normalization, and Ludvík Vaculík has writer’s block. It has been nearly a decade since he wrote his last novel, and even longer since he wrote the 1968 manifesto, "Two Thousand Words,” which the Soviet Union used as one of the pretexts for invading Czechoslovakia.

A Czech Dreambook

It’s 1979 in Czechoslovakia, ten years into the crushing restoration of repressive communism known as normalization, and Ludvík Vaculík has writer’s block. It has been nearly a decade since he wrote his last novel, and even longer since he wrote the 1968 manifesto, "Two Thousand Words,” which the Soviet Union used as one of the pretexts for invading Czechoslovakia.

Orwell. A Man Of Our Time

As one of the most enduringly popular and controversial novelists of the last century, the 70th anniversary of George Orwell's death in 2020 will certainly be marked by conferences, festivals and media events - but more significant than these acts of commemoration is his relevance today. Despite the commonplace view that Animal Farm was aimed exclusively at Stalinist Russia, it was far more broadly focussed and the similarities between aspects of the novel and Trump's America are obvious.

Johnny Cash Easy Rider: The Best of the Mercury Recordings - Johnny Cash

J. R. Cash byl americký zpěvák, kytarista a skladatel. Proslul především díky country, ale svým rozsahem patřil i do dalších žánrů. Podle mnoha hudebních kritiků se stal jedním z nejvýznamnějších amerických zpěváků dvacátého století.Obsah alba: 1 Waymore Blues (with Jerry Lee Lewis, Roy Orbison and Carl Perkins) 2 We Remember The King 3 The Big Light 4 The Night Hank Williams Came To Town (with Waylon Jennings) 5 Let Him Roll 6 W. Lee O'Daniel (And The Light Crust Dough Boys) 7 Ballad Of A Teen...

2666

Written with burning intensity in the last years of Roberto Bolano's life, 2666 has been hailed across the world as the great writer's masterpiece, surpassing everything in imagination, beauty and scope. It is a novel on an astonishing scale from a passionate visionary.

Little Nothing

An enchanting, atmospheric new novel from New York Times-bestselling author Marisa Silver In an unnamed country at the beginning of the last century, a peasant couple longs for a child. In despair they turn to gypsy tonics and archaic prescriptions, and one cold wintery night, the couple's wish comes true.

Mothering Sunday

From the Booker-winning author of Last Orders and Waterland comes a long-awaited new novel - 'Mothering Sunday is bathed in light; and even when tragedy strikes, it blazes irresistibly...Swift's small fiction feels like a masterpiece' Guardian It is March 30th 1924. It is Mothering Sunday.

Cain

Two decades after Portuguese novelist and Nobel Laureate Jose Saramago shocked the religious world with his novel The Gospel According to Jesus Christ , he has done it again with Cain , a satire of the Old Testament. Written in the last years of Saramago's life, it tackles many of the moral and logical non sequiturs created by a wilful, authoritarian God, and forms part of Saramago's long argument with religion.

Persuasion

Anne Elliot, heroine of Austen's last novel, did something we can all relate to: Long ago, she let the love of herlife get away. In this case, she had allowed herself to be persuaded by a trusted family friend that the young man she loved wasn't an adequate match, social stationwise, and that Anne could do better.

Alice in Wonderland

The White Rabbit, the Mad Hatter, the March Hare, the Cheshire Cat, the Caterpillar that smokes a hookah, the Queen of Hearts... who is not familiar with the fantastic characters in the novel Alice in Wonderland, a timeless masterpiece of children's literature? The impressive illustrations in this book, the work of Manuela Adreani, a sensitive and original artist who lends life to these characters, are also ideal as decoration to enhance and personalize children's bedrooms.

Let it Come Down

"Let It Come Down", with its title from Macbeth, tells the story of Dyar, a New York bank clerk who throws up his secure, humdrum job to find a reality abroad with which to identify himself, and his macabre experiences in the inferno of Tangiers as he gives in to his darkest impulses. Rich in descriptions of the corruption and decadence of the International Zone in the last days before Moroccan independence, Bowles' second novel is an alternately comic and horrific account of a descent into nih...