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The Elementals [used book]

By: Michael McDowell

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins: 1982

Seller ID: 000755

ISBN: 0006166407

Condition: Good


It starts with a sprinkle of sand, a trail mysteriously laid down. But when the sand is everywhere you know that the elementals are around. Ask the Savage family, they should know - what's left of them - and their summer house. This novel is by the author of "The Amulet". View more info

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I.O.U. Dead #1 Keno Kalder Mystery - Rapid Reads

By: Michelle Wan

Price: $12.95

Publisher: USA, Raven Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003165

ISBN: 1459809084

Condition: New


Keno is twenty-three, a high-school dropout working as a rent collector for a slum landlord. Apart from hitting on the office secretary, Cass, his life is bleak. His job takes him into sad, mean places where kids wail, drunks fight and women get beaten up. He works his territory with Jaco, who's tougher and shiftier than any of the folks they're sent to shake rent out of. One night Keno and Jaco finally catch up to one of their targets. But she'll never pay. She's dead. ... View more info

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Don Quixote

By: Miguel de Cervantes

Price: $6.95

Publisher: UK, Wordsworth Editions: 1992

Seller ID: 000867

ISBN: 1853260363

Condition: New


Translated by P. A. Motteux With an Introduction and Notes by Stephen Boyd, University College, Cork Cervantes' tale of the deranged gentleman who turns knight-errant, tilts at windmills and battles with sheep in the service of the lady of his dreams, Dulcinea del Toboso, has fascinated generations of readers, and inspired other creative artists such as Flaubert, Picasso and Richard Strauss. The tall, thin knight and his short, fat squire, Sancho Panza, have found their ... View more info

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My Brilliant Career

By: Miles Franklin

Price: $26.95

Publisher: USA, Penguin: 2011

Seller ID: 9780143105053

ISBN: 0143105051

Condition: New


Girls! Girls! Those of you who have hearts, and therefore wish for happiness, homes, and husbands by and by, never develop a reputation for being clever. When sixteen-year-old Miles Franklin began writing a thinly disguised novel about her youth in the Australian bush, she meant to 'show just how ridiculous the life around me would be as story material.' But when My Brilliant Career was published in 1901, it struck its author's native country like a small bomb and so sca... View more info

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My Brilliant Career

By: Miles Franklin

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Australia, Text Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 9781921922190

ISBN: 1921922192

Condition: New


Introduced by Jennifer Byrne. This is not a romance - I have too often faced the music of life to the tune of hardship to waste time in snivelling and gushing over fancies and dreams; neither is it a novel, but simply a yarn - a real yarn. Oh! Written with all the high spirits of youth, My Brilliant Career is the unforgettable tale of Sybylla Melvin, a headstrong country girl - passionate, endearing, stubborn, honest - and her fraught journey from rags to riches to rags. View more info

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The Scold's Bridle [used book]

By: Minette Walters

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1995

Seller ID: 000837

ISBN: 186373872X

Condition: Good


Winner, Gold Dagger Award (Best Crime Novel), Crime Writers' Association Awards (UK),1994 'All of Walter's trademarks: bizarre crime, wicked women, taut suspense' Susan Geason A triumph of brilliant, unnerving story-telling from the internationally acclaimed author of The Sculptress, winner of the Crime Writer's John Creasey Award. Mathilda Gillespie has been dead for days. Her corpse lies in the bath. Pills have spilled on the floor. She has used a Stanley knife to slas... View more info

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The Shape of Snakes [used book]

By: Minette Walters

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2000

Seller ID: 000922

ISBN: 1865083348

Condition: Good


'I could never decide whether Mad Annie was murdered because she was mad or because she was black.' It is 1978 in London - the winter of discontent. Strikes are an everyday occurrence and the Ranelaghs' neighbour, Mad Annie, is discovered dying in the gutter, almost obscured by piles of rubbish. The other residents of Graham Road do little to disguise their satisfaction at her death and in this environment of growing racial and class unrest, M. Ranelagh, the narrator, ta... View more info

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Disordered Minds [used book]

By: Minette Walters

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2003

Seller ID: 000997

ISBN: 1741142121

Condition: Good


When people are frightened, there's always a presumption of guilt if your face doesn't fit ...' In 1970 Howard Stamp, a retarded twenty-year-old, was convicted on disputed evidence and a retracted confession of brutally murdering his grandmother in her Dorset home. Less than three years later he was dead, driven to suicide by self-hatred and relentless bullying by other prisoners. A fate befitting a murderer, perhaps, but what if he were innocent? More than a quarter of ... View more info

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Family Baggage [used book]

By: Monica McInerney

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Penguin: 2008

Seller ID: 0143002813

ISBN: 0143002813

Condition: Good


A funny, warm and moving novel of family secrets, dilemmas and dynamics from the bestselling author of The Alphabet Sisters.Tour guide Harriet Turner knows all about journeys. She's arranged hundreds of them for the travel agency her family runs. But when her work colleague and foster sister Lara disappears on the eve of a big overseas trip, Harriet finds herself in uncharted territory.Left in charge of a coachload of eccentric tourists on a themed tour based on the Engl... View more info

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Round the Bend [used book]

By: Nevil Shute

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Australia, Redwood Editions: 2003

Seller ID: 000806

ISBN: 1741211557

Condition: Good


Tom Cutter is in love with airplanes and has been from his boyhood. He can remain in England, an employee in another man's aviation business, or he can set out on his own. View more info

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The Other Side of Paradise [used book]

By: Noel Barber

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Coronet: 1987

Seller ID: 0340415533

ISBN: 0340415533

Condition: Good


When pioneering doctor Kit Masters is forced to flee England, he makes a new start on the South Sea island of Koraloona. Enchanted by the island and its people, Kit falls in love with the daughter of the island princess, and dreams of building a hospital. But all is under threat as war approaches. About the Author: Noel Barber has enchanted millions of readers with his six bestselling novels. In these powerfully exotic novels he drew upon his own experience as one of th... View more info

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Blue Dahlia #1 In the Garden [used book]

By: Nora Roberts

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Piatkus Books: 2004

Seller ID: 000649

ISBN: 0749935332

Condition: Good


Recently widowed, Stella Rothchild is no stranger to the ghosts of the past, but the move from Michigan back to her roots near Memphis, Tennessee is supposed to be about the future. Her two energetic young sons are thriving in their new school. Stella's got a great job managing successful nursery 'In the Garden' and an interesting boss and landlady in local legend Roz Harper. She even has a new friend in Hayley Phillips, the feisty young pregnant woman who turns up at Ha... View more info

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Morrigan's Cross #1 Circle Trilogy [used book]

By: Nora Roberts

Price: $9.00

Publisher: UK, Piatkus Books: 2006

Seller ID: 0749936673

ISBN: 0749936673

Condition: Good


Standing on the cliffs of 12th century Ireland following the disappearance of his twin, Hoyt Mac Cionaoith is visited by the goddess Morrigan and is charged with the ultimate of tasks: saving his and all future worlds. His enemy - the beautiful but deadly vampire queen Lilith - has had over two thousand years' experience in cruelly killing and changing humans into her own kind - including Hoyt's brother, Cian. Now, Hoyt, a sorcerer, must travel across the world and throu... View more info

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Dance of the Gods #2 Circle Trilogy [used book]

By: Nora Roberts

Price: $9.00

Publisher: UK, Piatkus Books: 2006

Seller ID: 0749936967

ISBN: 0749936967

Condition: Good


Raised in a family of demon hunters, Blair Murphy has her own personal demons to fight - the father who trained, then abandoned her, and the fianc who walked out on her after learning what she is. Now she finds herself training a sorcerer from 12th century Ireland, a witch from modern day New York, a scholar, and a shape-shifter from the mythical land of Gaell, while trying to keep herself from staking the sixth of their circle: a vampire sired by Lilith, the vampire que... View more info

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Table for Two 2in1 Summer Desserts + Lessons Learned #1-2 Great Chefs [used book]

By: Nora Roberts

Price: $9.00

Publisher: UK, Harlequin Mills and Boon: 2007

Seller ID: 004076

ISBN: 073354214X

Condition: Good


Two tempting classics from the master of romance! The way to a man's heart . . . Take two world-class chefs. Add two distractingly attractive people to their lives. Stir in some soul-searing kisses and tender nights. Simmer at high heat. You will have an irresistible recipe for romance. #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts has cooked up two very special romantic concoctions to tempt the most discriminating palate. Summer Desserts: When love-resistant des... View more info

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The Next Always #1 Inn Boonsboro [used book]

By: Nora Roberts

Price: $9.00

Publisher: UK, Piatkus: 2012

Seller ID: 0749955414

ISBN: 0749955414

Condition: Good


The historic hotel in Boonsboro has endured war and peace, changing hands, even rumored hauntings. Now it's getting a major facelift from the Montgomery brothers and their eccentric mother. Beckett is the architect of the family, and his social life consists mostly of talking shop over pizza and beer. But there's another project he's got his eye on: the girl he's been waiting to kiss since he was fifteen. After losing her husband and returning to her hometown, Clare Bre... View more info

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Chesapeake Blue #4 Quinn Brothers [used book]

By: Nora Roberts

Price: $9.00

Publisher: UK, Piatkus: 2002

Seller ID: 0749933402

ISBN: 0749933402

Condition: Fair


International best-selling author Nora Roberts's latest novel Chesapeake Blue is part of the Chesapeake Bay quartet featuring the Quinn brothers. The first ten years of Seth Quinn's life had been a prison of fear, abuse and neglect. It had made him stronger than most ten-year-old boys. And a great deal more wary. Ray Quinn had rescued him from all that. And, after their father's death, Philip, Ethan and Cam Quinn had continued his good work, raising Seth as their own bro... View more info

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After Moonrise: Possessed / Haunted

By: P. C. Cast and Gena Showalter

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Harlequin Books: 2013

Seller ID: 000547

ISBN: 0373778228

Condition: New


Join two of the biggest names in paranormal romance on a breathtaking journey to a world where ghosts live on and love never dies... "Possessed"" " #1 "New York Times" Bestselling Author P.C. Cast Being a psychic detective who can channel only negative emotions makes Kent Raef good at catching murderers, but bad at maintaining relationships. Then Lauren Wilcox arrives with a most intriguing case: her twin sister has been murdered and is communing with Lauren's spirit-... View more info

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Want to Play? @ Monkeewrench #1 Monkeewrench [used book]

By: P. J. Tracy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Penguin Books: 2004

Seller ID: 001093

ISBN: 0141011327

Condition: Good


"Want to Play?" is the electrifying debut crime novel from PJ Tracy. In this electrifying debut, the slaying of an old couple in small town America looks like one-off act of brutal retribution. But at the same time, in Minneapolis, teams of detectives scramble to stop a sickeningly inventive serial killer striking again in a city paralysed by fear. When the two separate investigations converge on an isolated catholic boarding school, decades old secrets begin to fall awa... View more info

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Things A Map Won't Show You : Stories From Australia and Beyond

By: Pam Macintyre and Susan La Marca

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Penguin: 2012

Seller ID: 9780143565314

ISBN: 9780143565314

Condition: New


An unforgettable collection of short fiction, poetry and comic art from Australia and beyond . . . A boy who tries to fly, a cricket game in a refugee centre, a government guide to kissing, the perils of hunting goannas, an arranged marriage, an awkward blind date, a girl who stands on her head, an imprisoned king and a cursed Maori stone . . . Including- James Roy * Tanveer Ahmed * Michael Pryor * Ursula Dubosarsky * Sonya Hartnett * Doug MacLeod * Oliver Phommavanh * B... View more info