English Novel

11,80 €
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Jane Gardam
Abacus, 2014

Long ago, Old Filth was a Raj orphan - one of the many young children sent 'Home' from the East to be fostered and educated in England. Jane Gardam's novel tells his story, from his birth in what was then Malaya to the extremities of his old age.

12,90 €
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Jane Gardam
Abacus, 2014

Old Filth and The Man in the Wooden Hat told with bristling tenderness and black humour the stories of that Titan of the Hong Kong law courts, Old Filth QC, and his clever, misunderstood wife Betty.

13,50 €
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Jane Gardam
Abacus, 2014

Filth (Failed In London, Try Hong Kong) is a successful lawyer when he marries Elisabeth in Hong Kong soon after the War. Reserved, immaculate and courteous, Filth finds it hard to demonstrate his emotions. But Elisabeth is different - a free spirit.

20,70 €
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Marge Piercy
Ballantine Books, 1997

With a power and truth that rock us — and through the medium of a woman who becomes vitally alive, important, and dear to us — Marge Piercy moves between a revelation of our present society and a startling twin projection of the possible future.

17,00 €
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Zadie Smith
Penguin UK, 2016

An ambitious, exuberant new novel moving from north west London to West Africa, from the multi-award-winning author of White Teeth and On Beauty

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9,30 €
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Marina Lewycka
Penguin UK, 2006

Als ihr verwitweter, 85-jähriger Vater sich in eine blondierte, üppige ukrainische Goldgräberin verguckt und sie auch noch heiraten will, schrillen bei Vera und Nadeshda, den zwei sonst so verschiedenen Schwestern, alle Alarmglocken.

11,50 €
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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Harper Collins Publishers, 2014

In 1960s Nigeria, a country blighted by civil war, three lives intersect. Ugwu, a boy from a poor village, works as a houseboy for a university professor. Olanna, a young woman, has abandoned her life of privilege in Lagos to live with her charismatic new lover, the professor.

18,20 €
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And Other Stories
Octavia E. Butler
Seven Stories Press, 2005

A collection of short stories by a celebrated African American female science fiction author includes the award-winning title story, "Bloodchild," a parable about the treatment of women throughout history.

18,20 €
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Jamaica Kincaid
Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2013

Powerful, disturbing, stirring, Jamaica Kincaid's novel is the deeply charged story of a woman's life on the island of Dominica.

18,50 €
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Book Three of the Neapolitan Novels
Elena Ferrante
Penguin US, 2014

Since the publication of My Brilliant Friend, the first of the Neapolitan novels, Elena Ferrante's fame as one of our most compelling, insightful, and stylish contemporary authors has grown enormously.

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