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Johan Theorin

Echoes from the Dead (The Öland Quartet #1)

Echoes from the Dead (The Öland Quartet #1)
'Can you ever come to terms with a missing child?' Julia Davidsson has not. Her five-year-old son disappeared twenty years previously on the Swedish island of Oland. No trace of him has ever been found.Until his shoe arrives in the post. It has been ...read mor

Gerald Durrel

Fillets of Plaice

Fillets of Plaice
Durrell's hilarious and warm "My Family and Other Animals" (1957) began a trio of reminiscences of his life growing up with a slightly dotty family—the overbearing and omniscient Larry; the affectionate and loving siblings, Margot and Leslie; ...read mor

Milan Kundera

The Unbearable Lightness of Being

The Unbearable Lightness of Being
A young woman is in love with a successful surgeon, a man torn between his love for her and his incorrigible womanizing. His mistress, a free-spirited artist, lives her life as a series of betrayals--while her other lover, earnest, faithful, and ...read mor

Marc Levy

Replay

Replay
On the morning of July 9th 2012, New York Times investigative reporter Andrew Stilman is jogging along the Hudson River when he feels a sudden, sharp pain in his lower back. He collapses in a pool of blood. When he regains consciousness, ...read mor

Harlan Coben

Six Years

Six Years
Harlan Coben, the master of domestic suspense, returns with a standalone thriller in the vein of #1 bestsellers "Hold Tight", "Caught" and "Stay Close" that explores the depth and passion of a lost love . . . and the secrets and lies at its heart. ...read mor

Fabio Volo

One More Day

One More Day
Giacomo’s life could not be more enviable. He is young and good with women, has inherited an apartment, does well at work, and always manages to escape any sort of commitment. But he feels trapped in a monotonous life that shows no signs of ...read mor

Katherine Pancol

I Was Here First

I Was Here First
She is a free woman. She offers her body, no questions asked. And yet every love affair makes her panic and she is always the one that runs away. He is passionate, uncompromising and generous. The two of them will love with each other. There are the ...read mor

Jean Laplanche, Jean-Bertrand Pontalis

The Language of Psycho-Analysis

The Language of Psycho-Analysis
One of the best known psychology dictionaries in the world. First published in 1967 and translated into 17 ...read mor

Jim Butcher

Grave Peril

Grave Peril
Harry Dresden - Wizard. Lost Items Found. Paranormal Investigations. Consulting. Advice. Reasonable Rates. No Love Potions, Endless Purses, or Other Entertainment.Harry Dresden has faced some pretty terrifying foes during his career. Giant ...read mor

Leif G. W. Persson

Linda - as in the Linda Murder Case

Linda - as in the Linda Murder Case
In the middle of an unusually hot Swedish summer, a young woman studying at the Vaxjo Police Academy is brutally murdered. Police Inspector Evert Bäckström is unwillingly drafted in from Stockholm to head up the investigation. Winner of ...read mor

Siri Hustvedt

The Summer Without Men

The Summer Without Men
"And who among us would deny Jane Austen her happy endings or insist that Cary Grant and Irene Dunne should get back together at the end of  "The Awful Truth"? There are tragedies and there are comedies, aren't there? And they are often more ...read mor

Gerald Durrel

Encounters with Animals

Encounters with Animals
Gerald Durrell's accounts of the animals he encountered on his travels were some of the first widely shared descriptions of the world's most extraordinary animals. "Encounters with Animals" is one of these entertaining accounts of the courtships, ...read mor

Dimana Trunkova

Firewalker

Firewalker
Ritual murders? Maybe, maybe not. Historians are sadistically murdered near the ancient Thracian sanctuaries and necropolises, and the killer seems to use “History” by Herodotus as a manual... Nothing is what it seems. Two journalists ...read mor

Gary Shteyngart

Absurdistan

Absurdistan
Open Absurdistan and meet outsize Misha Vainberg, son of the 1,238th-richest man in Russia, lover of large portions of food and drink, lover and inept performer of rap music, and lover of a South Bronx Latina whom he longs to rejoin in New ...read mor

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