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Americanah

As teenagers in Lagos, Ifemelu and Obinze fall in love. Their Nigeria is under military dictatorship, and people are fleeing ...

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Vagina: A New Biography

As Naomi Wolf embarks on a life-changing journey to tease out the link between sexuality and creativity, what she discovers ...

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Secrecy

It is Florence, 1691. The Renaissance is long gone, and the city is a dark, repressive place, where everything is ...

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The Retribution

There is one serial killer who has shaped and defined police profiler Tony Hill's life. One serial killer whose evil ...

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Phantom

Harry Hole is back in Oslo. He's been away for some time, but his ghosts have a way of catching ...

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Gillespie and I

As she sits in her Bloomsbury home, with her two birds for company, elderly Harriet Baxter sets out to relate ...

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