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The Amber Fury [electronic resource]
The Amber Fury [electronic resource]
Haynes, Natalie2014
Books
*** Shortlisted for the Deanston Scottish Crime Book of the Year Award 2014 *** When you open up, who will you let in? Alex Morris has lost everything:her relationship, her career and her faith in the future. Moving to Edinburgh to escape her demons, Alex takes a job teaching at a Pupil R...
Beyond Black [electronic resource]
Beyond Black [electronic resource]
Mantel, Hilary2009
Books
A comically sinister tale of wicked spirits and suburban mediums from the Man Booker Prize-winning author of Wolf Hall, Bring Up the Bodies and The Mirror & the Light. Alison Hart, a medium by trade, tours the dormitory towns of London's orbital ring road with her flint-hearted sidekick, Co...
The Book of Night Women [electronic resource]
The Book of Night Women [electronic resource]
James, Marlon2014
Books
By the Man Booker-winning author Marlon James, this is the powerful story of Lilith, born into slavery on a Jamaican sugar plantation at the end of the eighteenth century. Even at her birth, the Night Women – a clandestine council of fierce slaves plotting an island-wide revolt – recognize a ...
A Brief History of Seven Killings [electronic resource]
A Brief History of Seven Killings [electronic resource]
James, Marlon2014
Books
WINNER MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2015 On 3 December 1976, just weeks before the general election and two days before Bob Marley was to play the Smile Jamaica Concert to ease political tensions, seven gunmen from West Kingston stormed his house with machine guns blazing. Marley survived and went on t...
Bring up the Bodies [electronic resource] : Thomas Cromwell Trilogy, Book 2
Bring up the Bodies [electronic resource] : Thomas Cromwell Trilogy, Book 2
Mantel, Hilary2012
Audiobooks
Winner of the Man Booker Prize 2012 Winner of the 2012 Costa Book of the Year Shortlisted for the 2013 Women's Prize for Fiction 'Simply exceptional...I envy anyone who hasn't yet read it' Daily Mail 'A gripping story of tumbling fury and terror' Independent on Sunday With this historic w...
Damascus [electronic resource]
Damascus [electronic resource]
Tsiolkas, Christos2019
Books
'They kill us, they crucify us, they throw us to beasts in the arena, they sew our lips together and watch us starve. They bugger children in front of their mothers and violate men in front of their wives. The temple priests flay us openly in the streets. We are hunted everywhere and we are hunte...
The Day the Sun Died [electronic resource]
The Day the Sun Died [electronic resource]
Lianke, Yan2018
Books
Set over the course of just one night, The Day the Sun Died tells the story of a remote village whose residents all mysteriously begin sleepwalking. Unaware of their actions, the town quickly declines into violence, and hundreds of townspeople are killed. It is up to the young protagonist, Li Nia...
First person
First person
Flanagan, Richard, 1961-2017
Books
A young and penniless writer, Kif Kehlmann, is rung in the middle of the night by the notorious con man and corporate criminal, Siegfried Heidl. About to go to trial for defrauding the banks of $700 million, Heidl proposes a deal: $10,000 for Kehlmann to ghost write his memoir in six weeks. But...
First person
First person
Flanagan, Richard, 1961-2018
Books
First Person, Flanagan's first novel since winning the Man Booker Prize in 2014, is inspired by Flanagan's real-life experience ghost-writing the memoir of Australian conman Johann Friedrich Hohenberger. The novel is written in the first person by reality TV producer Kif Kehlman and detai...
First Person [electronic resource]
First Person [electronic resource]
Flanagan, Richard, 1961-2017
Books
A young and penniless writer, Kif Kehlmann, is rung in the middle of the night by the notorious con man and corporate criminal, Siegfried Heidl. About to go to trial for defrauding the banks of $700 million, Heidl proposes a deal: $10,000 for Kehlmann to ghost write his memoir in six weeks. But...
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