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In Love by Alfred Hayes
Putney by Sofka Zinovieff
Mouchette by Georges Bernanos
The Doll's Alphabet by Camilla Grudova
The Truth about Marie by Jean-Philippe Toussaint
The Man Who Walked through Walls by Marcel Aymé
Life, a User's Manual by Georges Perec
The Last Days of New Paris by China Miéville
With the Animals by Noelle Revaz
Rooftoppers by Katherine Rundell
The Quiet Twin by Dan Vyleta
The Crooked Maid by Dan Vyleta
The Kites by Romain Gary
Viviane by Julia Deck
A Thousand Pearls (for a Thousand Pennies) (French Literature Series) by Hervé Le Tellier
Dimanche and Other Stories by Irène Némirovsky
Shelf 1 - Favourites
Smoke by Dan Vyleta
Vita Nostra by Sergey Dyachenko
How Steeple Sinderby Wanderers Won the F.A. Cup by J.L. Carr
The Girl on the Via Flaminia by Alfred Hayes
Flights by Olga Tokarczuk
Things by Georges Perec
Thoughts of Sorts by Georges Perec
A Winter's Promise by Christelle Dabos
Self-Portrait Abroad by Jean-Philippe Toussaint
Hortense is Abducted by Jacques Roubaud
Monsieur by Jean-Philippe Toussaint
Sometimes A River Song by Avril Joy
The Vorrh by Brian Catling
The Erstwhile by Brian Catling
The Cloven by Brian Catling
Call Me Zebra by Azareen van der Vliet Oloomi
Such Small Hands by Andrés Barba
Sal by Mick Kitson
Madame Verona Comes Down The Hill by Dimitri Verhulst
The Ice Palace by Tarjei Vesaas
The Other City by Michal Ajvaz
Thérèse and Isabelle by Violette Leduc
A Novel Bookstore by Laurence Cossé
The Scandal by Fredrik Backman
Us Against You by Fredrik Backman
La Belle Roumaine by Dumitru Tsepeneag
An Untouched House by Willem Frederik Hermans
Die, My Love by Ariana Harwicz
The Field of the Cloth of Gold by Magnus Mills
A Cruel Bird Came to the Nest and Looked In by Magnus Mills
Explorers of the New Century by Magnus Mills
The 7th Function of Language by Laurent Binet
His Dark Materials Omnibus by Philip Pullman
La Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust Volume One by Philip Pullman
La Femme de Gilles by Madeleine Bourdouxhe
The Earthsea Quartet by Ursula K. Le Guin
The Other Wind by Ursula K. LeGuin
Tales from Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin
The Sound of His Horn by Sarban Sarban
Ringstones by Sarban
A Fragment of Life by Arthur Machen
Dollmaker and Other Tales of the Uncanny by Sarban
The Discovery of France by Graham Robb
Parisians by Graham Robb
No and Me by Delphine de Vigan
Three Moments of an Explosion: Stories by China Miéville
Hotel Savoy by Joseph Roth
The Dedalus Book of Absinthe by Phil Baker
Bonjour Tristesse by Françoise Sagan
Odd Jobs by Tony Duvert
After Midnight by Irmgard Keun
Opium and other stories by Géza Csáth
Piglettes by Clémentine Beauvais
Voice Over by Celine Curiol
Strandloper by Alan Garner
My Absolute Darling by Gabriel Tallent
Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
Sleep No More by L. T. C. Rolt
Suite Francaise by Irène Némirovsky
Aberrant by Marek Sindelka
Shelf 2
Our Castle by the Sea by Lucy Strange
The Last Wolf by Robert Winder
Sweet Days of Discipline by Fleur Jaeggy
Finding Camlann: A Novel by Sean Pidgeon
Interior by Thomas Clerc
Mr Godley's Phantom by Mal Peet
The Book of Forgotten Authors by Christopher Fowler
West by Carys Davies
Newspaper by Edouard Leve
Grief is the Thing with Feathers by Max Porter
Flaneuse by Lauren Elkin
Europe in Autumn by Dave Hutchinson
Europe in Winter by Dave Hutchinson
Europe at Midnight by Dave Hutchinson
The Fictions of Bruno Schulz: The Street of Crocodiles & Sanatorium Under the Sign of the Hourglass by Bruno Schulz
Sewing the Princess by Suzana Tratnik
Auto Da Fé by Elias Canetti
The Haunting of Alaizabel Cray by Chris Wooding
The Explorer by Katherine Rundell
Reticence by Jean-Philippe Toussaint
Knowledge Of Angels by Jill Paton Walsh
The Leopard by Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa
The Wine-Dark Sea by Robert Aickman
Cold Hand in Mine by Robert Aickman
The Unsettled Dust by Robert Aickman
Dark Entries by Robert Aickman
This way for the gas, ladies and gentlemen by Tadeusz Borowski
Tales of Horror and the Supernatural by Arthur Machen
Ritual and Other Stories by Arthur Machen
The Green Round by Arthur Machen
The Children of the Pool by Arthur Machen
The Shining Pyramid by Arthur Machen
Quincunx by Charles Palliser
The Illustrated Gormenghast Trilogy by Mervyn Peake
The Rebel by Albert Camus
The Library at Night by Alberto Manguel
The Outsider by Albert Camus
The Tin Drum by Günter Grass
Searing Indictment of Evil in Hitler's Germany by Klaus Mann
Metronome by Lorànt Deutsch
Mysteries by Knut Hamsun
The Women at the Pump by Knut Hamsun
Pure by Andrew Miller
How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff
Paris by Colin Jones
The House of Shattered Wings by Aliette de Bodard
The House of Binding Thorns by Aliette de Bodard
Metropole by Ferenc Karinthy
The Scheme for Full Employment by Magnus Mills
Journey by Moonlight by Antal Szerb
The Disappearance of Adèle Bedeau by Graeme Macrae Burnet
Landscape and Memory by Simon Schama
The Suicide Shop by Jean Teulé
Greenbanks by Dorothy Whipple
Been Down So Long it Looks Like Up to Me by Richard Fariña
Complete Essays by Michel de Montaigne
The Reader on the 6.27 by Jean-Paul Didierlaurent
Les Enfants Terribles by Jean Cocteau
The Lost Civilization of Suolucidir by Susan Daitch
The Aftermath by Rhidian Brook
Attrib. and Other Stories by Eley Williams
The Papyrus Trilogy by Zoran Zivkovic
London by Peter Ackroyd
Albion by Peter Ackroyd
Screwtop Thompson by Magnus Mills
The Plague by Albert Camus
Le Grand Meaulnes by Alain-Fournier
The Priory by Dorothy Whipple
Laughter in the Dark by Vladimir Nabokov
Against Nature by J. K. Huysmans
Severins's Journey Into the Dark by Paul Leppin
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day by Winifred Watson
Transparent Things by Vladimir Nabokov
Midnight by Julien Green
Mood Indigo by Boris Vian
Shelf 3
The Unhappiness of Being a Single Man by Franz Kafka
The Rehearsals by Vladimir Sharov
Milkman by Anna Burns
The Book of Laughter and Forgetting by Milan Kundera
The Natashas by Yelena Moskovich
Paris Revealed by Stephen Clarke
Les Liaisons Dangereuses by Choderlos de Laclos
The Evenings by Gerard Reve
Nocilla Dream by Agustín Fernández Mallo
FIGUREHEAD. by CARLY. HOLMES
Old Rendering Plant by Wolfgang Hilbig
How to Live by Sarah Bakewell
Ex Libris by Anne Fadiman
Crudo by Olivia Laing
Bear by Marian Engel
The Most Beautiful Book in the World by Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt
Rotherweird by Andrew Caldecott
Wyntertide by Andrew Caldecott
Fireflies by Luis Sagasti
Daemon Voices by Philip Pullman
Compulsory Games by Robert Aickman
Leaving the Sea by Ben Marcus
Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit
The Sufferings of Prince Sternenhoch by Ladislav Klima
The Course of Love by Alain de Botton
Steppenwolf by Hermann Hesse
Feel Free by Zadie Smith
Gravity's Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon
Aurorarama by Jean-Christophe Valtat
A Country Still All Mystery by Mark Valentine
Là-bas by J. K. Huysmans
Gone To Earth by Mary Webb
Precious Bane by Mary Webb
Embers by Sandor Marai
Rivers of London by Ben Aaronovitch
Moon Over Soho by Ben Aaronovitch
Whispers Under Ground by Ben Aaronovitch
Broken Homes by Ben Aaronovitch
Foxglove Summer by Ben Aaronovitch
The Furthest Station by Ben Aaronovitch
The Hanging Tree by Ben Aaronovitch
District by Tony Duvert
The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera
Pale Fire by Vladimir Nabokov
Bend Sinister by Vladimir Nabokov
Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
The Unruly Passions of Eugénie R. by Carole DeSanti
The Fortnight in September by R. C. Sherriff
The Bloody Chamber And Other Stories by Angela Carter
The Wicked Go to Hell by Frédéric Dard
Bird in a Cage by Frédéric Dard
Slade House by David Mitchell
The Myth of Sisyphus by Albert Camus
The Question of Bruno by Aleksandar Hemon
The Wandering Jew by Stefan Heym
Titus Groan by Mervyn Peake
Vixen by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
The Meaning of Night by Michael Cox
The Glass of Time by Michael Cox
Titus Alone by Mervyn Peake
The Complete Works of Primo Levi by Primo Levi
The Member of the Wedding by Carson McCullers
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers
Clock Without Hands by Carson McCullers
A Natural History of Dragons by Marie Brennan
The Erl-King by Michel Tournier
Under the Pendulum Sun by Jeannette Ng
Exquisite Corpse by Robert Irwin
Wild Places by Robert MacFarlane
Monsieur Linh and His Child by Philippe Claudel
The Inmost Light by Arthur Machen
Sixty Million Frenchmen Can't be Wrong by Jean-Benoit Nadeau
How the French Think by Sudhir Hazareesingh
The Myth Of The Blitz by Angus Calder
The People's War by Angus Calder
The Thoughts & Happenings of Wilfred Price, Purveyor of Superior Funerals by Wendy Jones
Miss Silver's Past by Josef Skvorecky
The Crying of Lot 49 by Thomas Pynchon
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
Call it Sleep by Henry Roth
Breakfast Of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut
Slaughterhouse 5 by Kurt Vonnegut
Jailbird by Kurt Vonnegut
The Three Evangelists by Fred Vargas
Ten Sorry Tales by Mick Jackson
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary - A Collection of Ghostly Tales (Fantasy and Horror Classics) by M. R. James
Love in a Cold Climate by Nancy Mitford
On Elegance While Sleeping (Argentinian Literature Series) by Emilio Lascano Tegui
The Radetzky March by Joseph Roth
The Uninvited Guests by Sadie Jones
Rustication: A Novel by Charles Palliser
Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons
The Erasers by Alain Robbe-Grillet
Right and Left and The Legend of the Holy Drinker by Joseph Roth
The Pendragon Legend by Antal Szerb
The Queen's Necklace by Antal Szerb
A Glastonbury Romance by John Cowper Powys
Picnic at Hanging Rock by Joan Lindsay
Blaugast by Paul Leppin
Maldoror and Poems by Comte Lautreamont
All for Nothing by Walter Kempowski
Thursbitch by Alan Garner
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen by Alan Garner
Red Shift by Alan Garner
Boneland by Alan Garner
Voltaire's Calligrapher by Pablo De Santis
The Paris Enigma by Pablo De Santis
The Engineer of Human Souls by Josef Škvorecký
The Mournful Demeanour of Lieutenant Boruvka by Josef Skvorecky
The Return of Lieutenant Boruvka by Josef Skvorecky
Sins for Father Knox by Josef Skvorecky
The Cowards by Josef Skvorecky
Someone at a Distance by Dorothy Whipple
The Murdered House by Pierre Magnan
Death in the Truffle Wood by Pierre Magnan
The Messengers of Death by Pierre Magnan
Closely Observed Trains by Bohumil Hrabal
Beyond the Grave by Pierre Magnan
Innocence by Pierre Magnan
The Gray House by Mariam Petrosyan
Fingersmith by Sarah Waters
The Wretches by édéric Dard
The Voyeur by Alain Robbe-Grillet
Last Exit to Brooklyn by Hubert Selby
For a Little While by Rick Bass
School's Out by Christophe Dufosse
The JOKE by Milan Kundera
The Maintenance of Headway by Magnus Mills
At the Existentialist Café by Sarah Bakewell
Le Testament Francais by Andreï Makine
The Crimson Petal and the White by Michel Faber
The French by Theodore Zeldin
The Forensic Records Society by Magnus Mills
Savannah Grey by Cliff McNish
Hieroglyphics by Arthur Arthur Machen
The Three Impostors by Arthur Machen
The Terror by Arthur Machen
The House of Souls by Arthur Machen
The Glass Bead Game by Hermann Hesse
Strange News from Another Star by Hermann Hesse
Demian by Hermann Hesse
The Doomspell Trilogy: The Doomspell by Cliff McNish
The Doomspell Trilogy: The Scent of Magic by Cliff McNish
The Doomspell Trilogy: The Wizard's Promise by Cliff McNish
Silver Sequence: The Silver Child by Cliff McNish
Silver Sequence: Silver City by Cliff McNish
Silver Sequence: Silver World by Cliff McNish
Single, Carefree, Mellow by Katherine Heiny
The Young Bride by Alessandro Baricco
Shelf 4

 TBR (41)

The Invention of Morel by Adolfo Bioy Casares
The Lady and the Little Fox Fur by Violette Leduc
That Mad Ache by Françoise Sagan
Country Dance by Margiad Evans
The Books of Earthsea: The Complete Illustrated Edition by Ursula K. Le Guin
Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead by Olga Tokarczuk
The Awkward Squad by Sophie Hénaff
Little Black Book of Stories by Antonia S. Byatt
Mere Chances by Veronika Simoniti
Stick Together by Sophie Hénaff
I Am the Brother of XX by
The Flame Alphabet by Ben Marcus
Who's Who When Everyone is Someone Else by C. D. Rose
A Void by Georges Perec
Fra Keeler by Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi
Disagreeable Tales by Léon Bloy
Naked by Jean-Phillipe Toussaint
Case Closed by Patrik Ou?edník
Martin John by Anakana Schofield
Glorious Nemesis by Ladislav Klima
The Collaborators by Pierre Siniac
Empty Streets by Michal Ajvaz
Running Away by Jean-Philippe Toussaint
Heartsnatcher by Boris Vian
Camera by Jean-Philippe Toussaint
The Bathroom by Jean-Philippe Toussaint
Hortense in Exile by Jacques Roubaud
Graal Flibuste by Robert Pinget
Fragments of Lichtenberg by Pierre Senges
We Three by Jean Echenoz
Hoppla! One, Two, Three by Gérard Gavarry
Western by Christine Montalbetti
Transit Comet Eclipse by Muharem Bazdulj
Women & Power by Mary Beard
The Guiltless by Hermann Broch
Ice by Anna Kavan
2666 by Roberto Bolaño
The Dance by the Canal by Kerstin Hensel
Luminous Chaos by Jean-Christophe Valtat
The Visiting Privilege by Joy Williams
Island of Point Nemo by Jean-Marie Blas de Roblès

 Graveyard (160)

We Need to Talk about Kevin by Lionel Shriver
Days Without End by Sebastian Barry
Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
Girl at War by Sara Novic
This Blinding Absence of Light by Tahar Ben Jelloun
The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
Engleby by Sebastian Faulks
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
The Mosquito Coast by Paul Theroux
Glamorama by Bret Easton Ellis
The Fellowship of the Ring: The Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolkien
What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi
Labyrinth by Kate Mosse
This Must Be the Place by Maggie O'Farrell
Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
The Alexandria Quartet by Lawrence Durrell
Midwinter by Fiona Melrose
Nights At The Circus by Angela Carter
Dear Life by Alice Munro
All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Matterhorn by Karl Marlantes
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John le Carre
Canada by Richard Ford
First Circle by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Possession by A S Byatt
Empire of the Sun by J. G. Ballard
The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Richard Flanagan
Absolution by Patrick Flanery
Regeneration by Pat Barker
The Pier Falls by Mark Haddon
In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
The Sorrow Of War by Bao Ninh
Burmese Days by George Orwell
The Metamorphosis and Other Stories by Franz Kafka
The Grass is Singing by Doris Lessing
Mother London by Michael Moorcock
The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
Mornings in Jenin by Susan Abulhawa
Barkskins by Annie Proulx
The Fever Tree by Jennifer McVeigh
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Life of Pi by Yann Martel
Emperor of the Eight Islands by Lian Hearn
The Tobacconist by Robert Seethaler
Summerlong by Peter S. Beagle
Too Like the Lightning by Ada Palmer
Between the Assassinations by Aravind Adiga
Memoirs Of A Geisha by Arthur Golden
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
The Good Immigrant by Nikesh Shukla
Cassandra’s Secret by Frances Garrood
The Colour of Magic by Terry Pratchett
Special Envoy by Jean Echenoz
The Piano Teacher by Elfriede Jelinek
My Brother Jack by George Johnston
Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese
The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
The Vegetarian by Han Kang
War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
On the Road by Jack Kerouac
Gormenghast by Mervyn Peake
The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler
All My Friends are Superheroes by Andrew Kaufman
Atonement by Ian McEwan
Autumn by Ali Smith
The Wonder by Emma Donoghue
The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry
The Name Of The Rose by Umberto Eco
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
What Belongs to You by Garth Greenwell
The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox by Maggie O'Farrell
Gingerbread by Robert Dinsdale
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
A Room with a View by EM Forster
Emma by Jane Austen
All the Birds, Singing by Evie Wyld
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing by Eimear McBride
Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter by Mario Vargas Llosa
Palace Walk by Naguib Mahfouz
Lost Horizon by James Hilton
On The Beach by Nevil Shute
Money by Martin Amis
Dead Babies by Martin Amis
Moby Dick by Herman Melville
Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
Breath by Tim Winton
Dept. of Speculation by Jenny Offill
Paradise of the Blind by Thu Huong Duong
Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
The Whole Story and Other Stories by Ali Smith
Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift
The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks
Goat Days by Benyamin
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
The Thin Red Line by James Jones
Shogun by James Clavell
Middlemarch by George Eliot
Survivor by Chuck Palahniuk
A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth
Dubliners by Joyce James
Sabbath's Theater by Philip Roth
Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace
Not The End Of The World by Kate Atkinson
Our Man In Havana by Graham Greene
Let it Come Down by Paul Bowles
The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
His Bloody Project by Graeme Macrae Burnet
The Lesser Bohemians by Eimear McBride
Within the Sanctuary of Wings by Marie Brennan
Voyage of the Basilisk: A Memoir by Lady Trent by Marie Brennan
In the Labyrinth of Drakes: A Memoir by Lady Trent by Marie Brennan
The Tropic of Serpents by Marie Brennan
Dirt Road by James Kelman
The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
Property by Valerie Martin
Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran Desai
The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver
The Rachel Papers by Martin Amis
The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
Holder of the World by Bharati Mukherjee
A Tale Of Love And Darkness by Amos Oz
The Noise of Time by Julian Barnes
The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James
The Glass Palace by Amitav Ghosh
Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng
Dry White Season by Andre Brink
The End Of The Affair by Graham Greene
The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro
The Man Within by Graham Greene
The Quiet American by Graham Greene
The Sellout by Paul Beatty
Enduring Love by Ian McEwan
The Pearl that Broke Its Shell by Nadia Hashimi
Odysseus Abroad by Amit Chaudhuri
The Bridge Over the Drina by Ivo Andric
The Years with Laura Diaz by Carlos Fuentes
Amsterdam by Ian McEwan
Dirt Music by Tim Winton
Saturday by Ian McEwan
Music & Silence by Rose Tremain
Little Exiles by Robert Dinsdale
My Name Is Red by Orhan Pamuk
The Commitments by Roddy Doyle
Puckoon by Spike Milligan
By Grand Central Station I Sat Down and Wept by Elizabeth Smart
Men at Arms by Evelyn Waugh
The Slap by Christos Tsiolkas
The Swimming-Pool Library by Alan Hollinghurst