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 Literary Ficton

Awards:Long-listed for National Book Award 2017.

Reviewed by Bookoccino's newest staff member, Bibi.
Pachinko is a Japanese parlour game, a cross between pinball and slot machine, occupying a legal and social gray zone. The game itself is legal but not the gambling that accompanies it, thus the Japanese tolerate it whilst happ... read more

Pachinko
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 Literary Ficton

Reading Level:1 Fiction

From 'one of the most gifted writers working today' (New York Times) comes an audacious new novel about the bodies we live in and the bodies we desire. In Brexit Britain, a young transgender doctor called Ry is falling in love - against their better judgement - with ... read more

Frankissstein: A Love Story
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 Literary Ficton

Awards:Shortlisted for the 2019 Women's Prize for Fiction  

One of The Millions' "Most Anticipated" Books of 2018
Evoking the sharp insight of Little Fires Everywhere and the sweep of NW, an incisive portrait of the bliss and torment of domestic love.
Hailed as "one of the most thrilling writers at work today" (Huffington Po... read more

Ordinary People
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 Literary Ficton

"Henry Quantum has several thoughts going through his head at any given time, so it's no surprise when he forgets something very important : specifically, a Christmas gift for his wife, Margaret, which he realises on the morning of December 23rd. Henry sets off that ... read more

The Heart of Henry Quantum
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 Literary Ficton

Everyone's talking about feminism and gender. But to make up your own mind, you need to discover the She Devil for yourself. In 1983, Fay Weldon published her most famous book, The Life and Loves of a She Devil. Written in the teeth of the feminist revolution, it is a wick... read more

Death of a She Devil
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 Literary Ficton

On a foggy summer night, eleven people--ten privileged, one down-on-his-luck painter--depart Martha's Vineyard on a private jet headed for New York. Sixteen minutes later, the unthinkable happens: the plane plunges into the ocean. The only survivors are the painter Scott Burrou... read more

Before the Fall
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 Literary Ficton

Awards:2017 Prime Minister's Literary Award Winner for Fiction.

Shortlisted for the 2017 Miles Franklin Literary Award
 
Absurd, original and highly addictive . . .
 
In Their Brilliant Careers, Ryan O'Neill has written a hilarious novel in the guis... read more

Their Brilliant Careers: The Lives of Sixteen Remarkable Australian Writers
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 Literary Ficton

Reading Level:2 Crime

The year is 1793, Stockholm. King Gustav of Sweden has been assassinated, years of foreign wars have emptied the treasuries, and the realm is governed by a self-interested elite, leaving its citizens to suffer. On the streets, malcontent and paranoia abound.
A b... read more

The Wolf and the Watchman
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 Literary Ficton

Reading Level:1 Fiction

Adults are as lost as the children they should be protecting, in this compelling exploration of the destructive secrets and loyalties that are kept behind closed doors
'Packs a hefty emotional punch. It reminded me of Leila Slimani's terrific Lullaby' - Bookseller
'N... read more

Loyalties
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 Literary Ficton

Reading Level:1 Fiction

Hannah lives in Zimbabwe during the reign of Robert Mugabe- it's a country of petrol queues and power cuts, food shortages and government corruption. Yet Hannah is lucky. She can afford to go to school, has never had to skip a meal, and lives in a big house with her mum and their... read more

Little Stones
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 Literary Ficton

Awards:Long-listed for IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2016 (UK).

Now a Major Motion Picture starring Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, and Fionn Whitehead.  One of the Best Books of the Year: The Washington Post, NPR, Vogue, BookRiot Fiona Maye is a leading High Court judge who presides over cases in the family divisio... read more

The Children Act (FTI)
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 Literary Ficton

Series:Stephen Fry's Greek Myths
Reading Level:very good

No one loves and quarrels, desires and deceives as boldly or brilliantly as Greek gods and goddesses. In Stephen Fry's vivid retelling we gaze in wonder as wise Athena is born from the cracking open of the great head of Zeus and follow doomed Persephone into the d... read more

Mythos: The Greek Myths Retold
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