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    Beach Shorts

    By Rufus Stone

    Paperback £4.99

    IF YOU ENJOY MYSTERY, CRIME, PASSION AND HUMOUR THIS FINE COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES IS THE BOOK FOR YOUR SUMMER READ. THEN LAUGH ALONG WITH ‘JUST A THOUGHT’ AND ‘ONE-LINERS’ WHEN YOU’RE READY

    Footprints Of Faith

    By Rodney Schofield

    Paperback £27.50

    Book of Havana

    By Eduardo A. Santiesteban

    Paperback £8.45

    Saltaire Blonde

    By Alan Hall

    Paperback £7.99

    Ascension to Death

    By Mahmoud Azzam

    Paperback £10.25

    Originally published in 1987, Ascension to Death is a heartbreaking love story set in the conservative Druze region of southern Syria. It recounts the story of Salma, an orphan girl, who falls in love with a boy from her village but is forced into an arranged marriage.

    La Debacle

    By Emile Zola

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.65

    La Debacle is the penultimate novel in Zola's great Rougon-Macquart cycle. A stirring account of profound friendship between two soldiers from opposite ends of the class divide during the Franco-Prussian War and the Commune of 1870-1.

    Minority Report

    By Philip K. Dick

    Paperback £7.85

    The fourth volume of collected stories of the twentieth century?s greatest writer of science fiction

    Echoland

    By Per Petterson

    Paperback £7.85

    Petterson's debut novel, published in English for the first timeTwelve-year-old Arvid and his family are on holiday, staying with his grandparents on the coast of Denmark.

    Maigret Sets a Trap

    By Georges Simenon

    Paperback £7.25

    Paris comes under siege when someone starts killing women on the streets one summer - and Maigret must hatch a plan to lure the murderer out. 'It was 4 August. The windows were wide open but brought no relief, since they allowed in even more warm air, which seemed to...

    My German Brother

    By Chico Buarque

    Hardback £11.45

    A poignant meditation on the recovery of personal history, literature, and what it means to have a father.

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