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RIVERS OF LONDON

By: Aaronovitch, Ben

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2011

Seller ID: RWARE0000043006

ISBN: 0575097582

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. My name is Peter Grant and until January I was just probationary constable in that mighty army for justice known to all right-thinking people as the Metropolitan Police Service (and as the Filth to everybody else). My only concerns in life were how to avoid a transfer to the Case Progression Unit - we do paperwork so real copper... View more info

ESCAPE TO LOVE

By: Aarons, Edward S.

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Fawcett Publications, Inc: 1952

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000009605

Condition: Very Good+


A highly collectible first edition of this 1952 Fawcett Gold Medal edition. View more info

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FOOL'S PROGRESS

By: Abbey, Edward

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000041188

ISBN: 0380708566

Condition: Good


Long after his Desert Solitaire won him a national readership, Edward Abbey provides the fat masterpiece and operatic plainsong that writers and criti cs have been waiting for. The Fool's Progress is a foil for our culture's c liches and good intentions, and it manages to give meaning to the tumultuou s post-World War II years. View more info

DOES MY HEAD LOOK BIG IN THIS

By: Abdel-Fattah, Randa

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Marion Lloyd Books: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000019373

ISBN: 0439950589

Condition: Very Good+


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: Don't panic - I'm Islamic| Amal is a 16-year-old Melbourne teen with all the usual obsessions about boys, chocolate and Cosmo magazine. She's also a Muslim, struggling to honour the Islamic faith in a society that doesn' understand it. The story of her decision to "shawl up" and itsttendent anxieties (like how much eyeliner to wear) is funny, surprising and touching by turns. View more info

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THE KILLING OF THE SAINTS

By: ABELLA, ALEX

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Serpent's Tail: 1992

Seller ID: RWARE0000018997

ISBN: 1852422750

Condition: Very Good


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout. View more info

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THE FAN

By: Abrahams, Peter

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Time Warner Paperbacks: 1996

Seller ID: RWARE0000011915

ISBN: 0751516759

Condition: Very Good


This dark suspense novel shows the pathological side of fandom. Gil is a ra bid fan of baseball's Chicago White Sox who hopes that the team's newly acq uired free agent, Bobby Rayburn, will deliver the pennant. Meanwhile, Gil's own life is falling apart. Having lost everything-job, wife, and son-he re tains his memories of his own baseball greatness and his obsession with Ray burn as he drifts into robbery and murder. When Gil meets Rayburn and Raybu rn shows up Gil's pr... View more info

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CRYING WOLF

By: Abrahams, Peter

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Fawcett: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000036536

ISBN: 0345435036

Condition: Very Good


For Nat and his new friends, Grace and Izzie Zorn, twin sisters as seductiv e as they are elusive, it was the perfect plan for some quick cash. A bold scheme with an admirable motive: to save the bright future of a deserving y oung man. And the victim, too, was deserving--an arrogant billionaire who w ould hardly notice a financial loss. All the plotters needed was a believab le story, desperate and frightening, but false. Nothing bad was supposed to happen. They were on... View more info

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THE NYMPHOS OF ROCKY FLATS

By: Acevedo, Mario

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Harper Voyager: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000038316

ISBN: 0060833262

Condition: Very Good


Felix Gomez went to Iraq a soldier. He came back a vampire. Now he finds himself pulled into a web of intrigue when an old friend promp ts him to investigate an outbreak of nymphomania at the secret government f acilities in Rocky Flats. He'll find out the cause of all these horny women or die trying! But first he must contend with shadowy government agents, E astern European vampire hunters, and women who just want his body . . . Skewering sexual myths, conspiracy fab... View more info

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MILTON IN AMERICA

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Random House of Canada, Limi: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000014217

ISBN: 0749386258

Condition: Very Good


The poet John Milton is transposed to the New World, where he has travelled to flee the tyranny of the Old. His adventures with his amanuensis, Gooseq uill, are by turns picaresque and delightful. However, Paradise Found will ultimately be lost in the most appalling and bloody circumstances. View more info

THE LAMBS OF LONDON

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: London: Chatto & Windus, 200: 2004

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: RWARE0000020482

ISBN: 0701177446

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


A crisp clean signed first edition no markings throughout, not an ex-lib: A tour de force in the tradition of Peter Ackroyd's Hawksmoor and Chatterton, a gripping novel of betrayal and deceit set in the teeming streets of nineteenth-century London. View more info

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THE LAST TESTAMENT OF OSCAR WILDE

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000032267

ISBN: 0140171118

Condition: Good


Oscar Wilde never wrote a last testament during his isolation in Paris. Thi s book takes the known facts about Oscar Wilde and converts them into a fic tional portrait of the artist and memoir of a life of great contrast - a ca reer which ended with a catastrophic fall from public favour. View more info

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DAN LENO AND THE LIMEHOUSE GOLEM

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Minerva: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000032448

ISBN: 074939515X

Condition: Good


In this novel the light and the dark sides of 19th-century London flow into each other, attracting the attention of famous names such as Marx and Giss ing, but also of less-well-known characters, who play a significant role in a tale that is a mixture of fable, adventure and Gothic comedy. View more info

LOVE AND DEATH ON LONG ISLAND

By: Adair, Gilbert

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Vintage: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000005738

ISBN: 0749336366

Condition: Very Good


A wealthy and renowned author in his middle fifties becomes obsessed with a young American star. One afternoon, a series of seemingly unrelated and in significant irritants contrives to destroy his cool, Olympian existence and he is forced to confront a long dormant truth about his nature. View more info

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BUENAS NOCHES, BUENOS AIRES

By: Adair, Gilbert

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000035156

ISBN: 0571206069

Condition: Very Good


Gilbert Adair's extraordinary new novel constitutes both the exuberant cele bration of, and the melancholy elegy for, that poignantly brief period in t he early 1980s when homosexuals marched collectively, arm in arm, out of th e closet. Not all homosexuals, however. Adair's protagonist, Gideon, a lone ly, horny young Englishman who arrives in Paris at the very beginning of th e decade to take up a teaching post in the local Berlitz, is increasingly f ascinated by the in... View more info

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DROWN ALL THE DOGS

By: Adcock

Price: ¥350.00

Publisher: Pocket: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000036535

ISBN: 0671883291

Condition: Good


New York detective Neil Hockaday, of the S.C.U.M. patrol--Street Crimes Uni t-Manhattan--journeys to Ireland to uncover the truth about his father, who disappeared during World War II. View more info

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AMERICANAH

By: Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Fourth Estate: 2016

Seller ID: RWARE0000043177

ISBN: 000735634X

Condition: Very Good


SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILEY'S WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 'A delicious, important novel' The Times 'Alert, alive and gripping' Independent 'Some novels tell a great story and others make you change the way you look at the world. Americanah does both.' Guardian As teenagers in Lagos, Ifemelu and Obinze fall in love. Their Nigeria is un der military dictatorship, and people are fleeing the country if they can. The self-assured Ifemelu departs for America. There she suffer... View more info

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KISS OF MIDNIGHT

By: Adrian, Lara

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Dell: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000038277

ISBN: 0553589377

Condition: Very Good


"Evocative, enticing, erotic. Enter Lara Adrian's vampire world and be enchanted." ~J.R. Ward More than 17,000 five-star ratings on Goodreads for KISS OF MIDNIGHT! He watches her from across the crowded dance club, a sensual black-haired s tranger who stirs Gabrielle Maxwell's deepest fantasies. But nothing a bout this night--or this man--is what it seems. For when Gabrielle witnesse s a murder outside the club, reality shifts into something dark and ... View more info

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THE MARBLE COLLECTOR

By: Ahern, C.

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS:

Seller ID: RWARE0000034956

ISBN: 0007501854

Condition: Good


A forgotten childhood. A discovered life. What if you only had one day to find out who you really were? When Sabrina Boggs stumbles upon a mysterious collection of her father's po ssessions, she discovers a truth where she never knew there was a lie. The familiar man she grew up with is suddenly a stranger to her. An unexpected break in her monotonous daily routine leaves her just one day to unlock the secrets of the man she thought she knew. A day that unearths memor... View more info

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THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HERE

By: Ahern, Cecelia

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Hachette Books: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000042488

ISBN: 0786891319

Condition: Good


Bestselling author Cecelia Ahern, whose sparkling novels have more than 5.5 million copies in print worldwide, returns with an ambitious, absorbing, a nd romantic tale of things -- and people -- lost and found People disappear every day, some because they choose to leave their old lives behind, and s ome for more unpleasant reasons. Things, too, disappear: mittens and cell p hones, wallets and luggage. In every case, someone is left behind; someone is left to wonder what... View more info

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DUTY AND DESIRE

By: Aidan, Pamela

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Wytherngate Press: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000014469

ISBN: 0972852913

Condition: Near Fine


The second installment in Aidan's Fitzwilliam Darcy trilogy has the Pride a nd Prejudice hero wrestling with his infatuation with Elizabeth Bennet. Whi le Aidan's Darcy exhibits the class snobbery and noblesse oblige readers ex pect of him, he also has a purpose: Darcy decides he must find another woma n "of his own station as beautiful and blessed with wit as Elizabeth Bennet , whose charms would banish her from his mind and displace her in his heart ." While se... View more info