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Life and Times of Michael K (Paperback) by J M Coetzee
Avg. customer review:  4.0 out of 5 stars (20)
Buy new: £7.99 £6.39
61 used & new from £1.58
Tagged on Aug 14, 2012
Paul's Tags:  jm coetzee, contemporary fiction, south african literature, man booker prize winner, kafka, beckett, michael kohlhaas, kleist, apartheid
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Guilt (Hardcover) by Ferdinand von Schirach
Avg. customer review:  3.6 out of 5 stars (5)
Buy new: £12.99 £10.75
45 used & new from £0.01
Tagged on Aug 4, 2012
Paul's Tags:  contemporary fiction, crime fiction, german fiction in translation, german legal system, guilt, crime, short stories, legal ethics
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The Medusa Frequency (Paperback) by Russell Hoban
Avg. customer review:  4.7 out of 5 stars (3)
Buy new: £12.99
12 used & new from £2.92
Tagged on July 23, 2012
Paul's Tags:  orpheus, eurydice, kraken, vermeer, tarkovsky, m john harrison, russell hoban, contemporary fiction, artistic inspiration, persephone, underworld, terry gilliam, surrealism, neuroscience
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On The Edge (Paperback) by Edward St Aubyn
Avg. customer review:  3.9 out of 5 stars (11)
Buy new: £7.99 £6.39
35 used & new from £2.59
Tagged on Jun 20, 2012
Paul's Tags:  comic novel, comedy of manners, evelyn waugh, anthony powell, contemporary fiction, british novelists, new age comedy, findhorn, esalen, tantric sex, lsd, consciousness industry, gurus
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When I Was Mortal (Paperback) by J. Marias
Avg. customer review:  3.0 out of 5 stars (1)
5 used & new from £7.49
Tagged on Jun 12, 2012
Paul's Tags:  javier marias, contemporary fiction, contemporary spanish fiction, short stories, 1990s, fiction in translation, ghosts, the double, crime, spain after franco
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The Third Reich (Hardcover) by Roberto Bolano
Avg. customer review:  4.0 out of 5 stars (3)
25 used & new from £0.01
Tagged on May 20, 2012
Paul's Tags:  contemporary fiction, literary fiction, peter handke, michelangelo antonioni, war games, second world war
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The Summer Book (Paperback) by Tove Jansson
Avg. customer review:  4.4 out of 5 stars (97)
Buy new: £8.99 £7.19
73 used & new from £0.01
Tagged on April 22, 2012
Paul's Tags:  contemporary fiction, literature in translation, finnish literature, childhood in fiction, gulf of finland, old age in fiction, environment in fiction, islands in fiction, scandinavian literature, swedish literature
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Dogma (Paperback) by Lars Iyer
Avg. customer review:  4.8 out of 5 stars (4)
Buy new: £9.99 £9.98
45 used & new from £0.01
Tagged on Mar 18, 2012
Paul's Tags:  jandek, franz kafka, maurice blanchot, cioran, contemporary fiction, philosophy in fiction, apocalyptic fiction, british fiction, comic novel, hinduism, franz rosenzweig, novel of academia, stroszek, werner herzog, samuel beckett
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Night Train (Paperback) by Martin Amis
Avg. customer review:  3.4 out of 5 stars (19)
Buy new: £8.99 £7.19
100 used & new from £0.01
Tagged on Mar 9, 2012
Paul's Tags:  contemporary fiction, literary fiction, british fiction, noir fiction, police thriller, pastiche, raymond chandler, ross macdonald, david simon, homicide, suicide, metaphysical thriller, martin amis, crime fiction
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Leaving the Atocha Station (Paperback) by Ben Lerner
Avg. customer review:  3.2 out of 5 stars (20)
13 used & new from £6.53
Tagged on Jan 6, 2012
Paul's Tags:  contemporary fiction, spain, madrid, poets in fiction, john ashbery, ben lerner, atocha station, terrorism, american novel, mediacy, drugs in literature, museo nacional del prado, translation, virtuality, bartleby