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The Great Gatsby [penguin modern classics]

By: F. Scott Fitzgerald

Price: $14.95

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2000

Seller ID: 9780141182636

ISBN: 0141182636

Condition: New


In The Great Gatsby, Fitzgerald brilliantly captures both the disillusion of post-war America and the moral failure of a society obsessed with wealth and status. But he does more than render the essence of a particular time and place, for in chronicling Gatsby's tragic pursuit of his dream, Fitzgerald recreates the universal conflict between illusion and reality. 'A classic, perhaps the supreme American novel.' John Carey, Sunday Times, Books of the Century. About the A... View more info

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Penny Dreadfuls 20in1 Sensational Tales of Terror Anthology

By: Fall River Classics

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Sterling: 2015

Seller ID: 003662

ISBN: 1435157214

Condition: New


Penny Dreadfuls: Sensational Tales of Terror is an anthology of twenty tales of horror and the supernatural published in the nineteenth century. In addition to works by Edgar Allan Poe, Arthur Conan Doyle, Bram Stoker, Wilkie Collins!, and other well-known writers, it features several sensationalized retellings of famous folk legends and accounts of notorious highwaymen. The book includes two full-length novels: the original 1818 text of Frankenstein, which was considere... View more info

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Stalker #12 Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus [used book]

By: Faye Kellerman

Price: $7.00

Publisher: UK, Headline Book Publishing: 2001

Seller ID: 000990

ISBN: 0747259232

Condition: Good


Cindy Decker's decision to follow in the footsteps of her police lieutenant father was never an easy one. For Pete Decker is, to say the least, overprotective of his only daughter. So when Cindy begins to wonder if she is being followed - maybe even stalked - her father is the last person she can confide in. Frantically trying to contend with her own raw, gnawing fear whilst balancing her work and a clandestine relationship with one of Decker's colleagues, she allows her... View more info

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The Homestead Girls

By: Fiona McArthur

Price: $22.95

Publisher: Australia, Penguin: 2016

Seller ID: 9780143573852

ISBN: 0143573853

Condition: New


Moving to the outback to join the Flying Doctors will change Billie's life forever. After her teenage daughter Mia falls in with the wrong crowd, Dr Billie Green decides it's time to return home to far western NSW. When an opportunity to join the Flying Doctor Service comes along, she jumps at the chance. Flight nurse Daphne Prince and their handsome new boss, Morgan Blake, instantly make her feel welcome. Just out of town, grazier Soretta Byrnes has been struggling to... View more info

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Red Sand Sunrise

By: Fiona McArthur

Price: $22.95

Publisher: Australia, Penguin: 2015

Seller ID: 9780143572909

ISBN: 0143572903

Condition: New


From the internationally bestselling author Fiona McArthur comes a heartfelt story of family ties, the power of love and the passion of ordinary people achieving extraordinary things. When the father she barely knew dies suddenly, midwife Eve Wilson decides she owes it to him to go to the funeral and meet her stepfamily in Red Sand. She doesn't expect to be so completely charmed by the beautiful remote township in far west Queensland - or by local station owner, Lex McKa... View more info

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The Night Guest

By: Fiona McFarlane

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Penguin Books Australia: 2014

Seller ID: 000586

ISBN: 0143571338

Condition: New


One morning Ruth wakes thinking a tiger has been in her seaside house. Later that day a formidable woman called Frida arrives, looking as if she's blown in from the sea. In fact she's come to care for Ruth. Frida and the tiger: both are here to stay, and neither is what they seem. Which of them can Ruth trust? And as memories of her childhood in Fiji press upon her with increasing urgency, can she even trust herself? View more info

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Squatter's Rights [used book]

By: Frank C. Robertson

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins: 2011

Seller ID: 000651

ISBN: 0007899351

Condition: Good


Hugh Mallory was a man with a past. He had done two years in a penitentiary when, at the age of sixteen, he had been framed by some outlaws and convicted of bank robbery. Now fourteen years later he was taking over Rocking A Ranch for the new owner. The district, called Strawberry Valley, was so isolated and mountainous that it had long been a safe hideaway for many notorious Western outlaws. Mallory rode in only to be met by Julia Vardis, young and slender and defense... View more info

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Sorry

By: Gail Jones

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Vintage: 2008

Seller ID: 9781741666632

ISBN: 1741666635

Condition: New


"This is a story that can only be told in a whisper ... In the remote outback of Western Australia during the Second World War, English anthropologist Nicholas Keene and his wife, Stella, raise a lonely child, Perdita. Her upbringing is far from ordinary- in a shack in the wilderness, with a distant father burying himself in books and an unstable mother whose knowledge of Shakespeare forms the backbone of the girl's limited education. Emotionally adrift, Perdita becomes ... View more info

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Highlander [used book][hard to get]

By: Garry Douglas

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Australia, Grafton Books: 1986

Seller ID: 0586071369

ISBN: 0586071369

Condition: Very Good


(Used bood in very good condition. Slight browning of the pages but otherwise tight and clean. Looks like it has never been read) A story that pits MacLeod the Highlander, a Scottish clan warrior from the sixteenth century, against the Kurgan, an ancient rival, in modern-day New York City. View more info

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After Dark: The Darkest Angel / Shadow Hunter

By: Gena Showalter and Kait Ballenger

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Harlequin Books: 2013

Seller ID: 000546

ISBN: 037377852X

Condition: New


www.KaitBallenger.com www.GenaShowalter.com A timeless seduction A unique temptation And a whole world of dark desires... From New York Times bestselling author Gena Showalter The Darkest Angel Winged warrior Lysander has been alive for centuries, and yet he's never known desire--until he meets Bianka. Spawned from the bloodline of his enemy, the beautiful but deadly Harpy is determined to lead the untouched Lysander into temptation. He may try to evade her attemp... View more info

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Heart of Darkness: The Darkest Angel / Love Me to Death / Lady of the Nile

By: Gena Showalter and Maggie Shayne and Susan Krinard

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Harlequin Books: 2009

Seller ID: 000574

ISBN: 0373774311

Condition: New


From the masters of paranormal romance, three brand-new tales of seduction... "The Darkest Angel" by Gena Showalter "A Lords of the Underworld tale" An iron-willed demon assassin, the angel Lysander has never known lust--until he meets Bianka. Spawned from the bloodline of Lucifer, the beautiful but deadly Harpy is determined to lead the pure-hearted Lysander into temptation.... "Love Me to Death" by Maggie Shayne Twenty-two years ago four teenage boys were convicte... View more info

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Tumble-Weed Trail [used book]

By: George Bridges

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins: 2011

Seller ID: 0007899378

ISBN: 0007899378

Condition: Good


The train-loading of several-thousand head of cattle at Jawbone was a man's job, but Jerry Clayton, though a scant 26, had cattle knowledge that spread from Manitoba to Durango. As top hand of the Bar U, he know his business, and, in a flash, his knowledge saved the life of Ruth North when an old bull ran amok at the loading station. At the time, Jerry did not know that Ruth owned teh Anvil Range - the wealthiest spread in the Chico Valley. He did not know that thi... View more info

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Nineteen Eighty Four [Penguin Modern Classics] with an introduction by Thomas Pynchon

By: George Orwell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2004

Edition: Penguin Modern Classics

Seller ID: 9780141187761

ISBN: 014118776X

Condition: New


'Who controls the past controls the future- who controls the present controls the past'. Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilfully rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party. Yet he inwardly rebels against the totalitarian world he lives in, which demands absolute obedience and controls him through the all-seeing telescreens and the watchful eye of Big Brother, symbolic head of the Party. In his longing fo... View more info

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Animal Farm

By: George Orwell

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Australia, Text Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 9781922147738

ISBN: 1922147737

Condition: New


'All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.' Drunken Mr Jones of Manor Farm has neglected his livestock for too long. In a burst of insurgent fervour they rise up and he is deposed, with the pigs taking charge of the newly named Animal Farm. Everything runs smoothly, productivity soars, and all animals are well-fed and happy. But the further away the memory of the revolution, the more distant seem its ideals - and when Boxer the workhorse is betr... View more info

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Nineteen Eighty-Four 1984 [Popular Penguins]

By: George Orwell

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Australia, Penguin: 2011

Seller ID: 9780143566496

ISBN: 0143566490

Condition: New


In the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilfully rewrites the past to appease the needs of the Party. Inwardly, he rebels against the totalitarian world he lives in, which demands absolute obedience and controls him through the watchful eye of Big Brother. In his longing for truth and liberty, Smith begins a secret love affair with Julia. Awakening to new possibilities, Winston begins to question the party. But what is the price of fre... View more info

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Nineteen Eighty-Four 1984

By: George Orwell

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Australia, Text Publishing: 2016

Seller ID: 9781925355765

ISBN: 1925355764

Condition: New


Winston Smith works for the Ministry of Truth in what remains of a Britain ravaged by revolution. His every move is monitored by the Thought Police, who are responsible for detecting dissent against the Party and its leader, Big Brother-and eliminating it. When he meets Julia, Winston thinks he might have found love, and a fellow loather of the Party. But when the pair are arrested and sent to the sinister Room 101 for re-education, their bond-and commitment to their sha... View more info

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Animal Farm [Penguin Student Edition]

By: George Orwell

Price: $14.95

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 1999

Edition: Student Edition

Seller ID: 9780140817690

ISBN: 0140817697

Condition: New


WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY RONALD CARTER SERIES EDITORS RONALD CARTER AND JOHN McRAE Penguin Student Editions have been specifically designed for readers who are studying a text in detail. They include a helpful introduction and explanatory notes, character sketches, a text summary, a chronology, a selection of questions and topics for discussion and analysis, as well as suggestions for further reading. Animal Farm is a simple tale of what happens when the animals on Mr Jon... View more info

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Animal Farm [penguin modern classics]

By: George Orwell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2000

Seller ID: 9780141182704

ISBN: 0141182709

Condition: New


'All animals are equal - but some are more equal than others'When the downtrodden animals of Manor Farm overthrow their master Mr Jones and take over the farm themselves, they imagine it is the beginning of a life of freedom and equality. But gradually a cunning, ruthless elite among them, masterminded by the pigs Napoleon and Snowball, starts to take control. Soon the other animals discover that they are not all as equal as they thought, and find themselves hopelessly e... View more info

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Animal Farm

By: George Orwell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2008

Seller ID: 9780141036137

ISBN: 0141036133

Condition: New


Renowned urban artist Shepard Fairey's new look for Orwell's timeless satire'All animals are equal. But some animals are more equal than others.'Mr Jones of Manor Farm is so lazy and drunken that one day he forgets to feed his livestock. The ensuing rebellion under the leadership of the pigs Napoleon and Snowball leads to the animals taking over the farm. Vowing to eliminate the terrible inequities of the farmyard, the renamed Animal Farm is organised to benefit all who ... View more info

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1984 and Animal Farm Bindup

By: George Orwell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Text Publishing: 2017

Seller ID: 9781925603040

ISBN: 1925603040

Condition: New


George Orwell's novels about the dangers of tyranny, the corruption of the state and the enslavement of the individual are essential reading. In an era of doublespeak, they remain chillingly prophetic. Introductions by Charlotte Wood, 1984 and Don Watson, Animal Farm. View more info