Classics

Sister, Outsider

Sister, Outsider

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The essential writings of black lesbian poet and feminist writer Audre LordeThe woman's place of power within each of us is neither white nor surface; it is dark, it is...
The Decagon House Murders

The Decagon House Murders

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Translated by Ho-Ling WongA classic Japanese murder mystery inspired by the golden age of British crimewriting.The members of a university mystery club decide to visit an island which was the...
Fledgling

Fledgling

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The final ground-breaking novel from renowned, bestselling author Octavia E. Butler. A young girl wakes up in the woods, gravely injured and alone, with no memory of what happened or...
Heat and Light

Heat and Light

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Winner of the 2013 David Unaipon AwardEllen van Neerven's award-winning collection of stories was inspired by the elements, and is exceptionally imaginative and varied.In this award-winning work of fiction, Ellen...
Wild Seed (Patternist #1)

Wild Seed (Patternist #1)

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It begins when two immortals meet in an African forest.Doro is an ancient spirit who, for thousands of years, has cultivated a small village of people in search of perfection....
Kindred

Kindred

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'The marker you should judge all other time-travelling narratives by' — GUARDIANOctavia E. Butler's ground-breaking masterpiece, with an original foreword by Ayobami Adebayo.In 1976, Dana dreams of being a writer....
The Democracy of Species

The Democracy of Species

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In 20 short books, Penguin Classics brings you the new canon of great environmental worksOver the past 75 years, a new canon has emerged. As humans have driven the living...
The World We Once Lived In

The World We Once Lived In

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In 21 short books, Penguin Classics brings you the new canon of great environmental worksOver the past 75 years, a new canon has emerged. As humans have driven the living...
Krik? Krak!

Krik? Krak!

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Edwidge Danticat's first short story collection. Gorgeous 10th anniversary edition — complete with a new story!Arriving one year after the Haitian-American's first novel (Breath, Eyes, Memory) alerted critics to her...
Never Let Me Go

Never Let Me Go

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In one of the most acclaimed and strange novels of recent years, Kazuo Ishiguro imagines the lives of a group of students growing up in a darkly skewed version of...
Beloved

Beloved

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Stunningly-designed new editions of Toni Morrison's best-known novels, published by Vintage Classics in celebration of her life and work.With a new introduction by Bernardine Evaristo.Sethe is now miles away from...
How Do You Live?

How Do You Live?

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NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE FROM STUDIO GHIBLIThe beloved multi-million copy bestselling Japanese classic about finding one's place in the world'In How Do You Live?, Copper, our hero, and his...
Black Skin, White Masks

Black Skin, White Masks

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Few modern voices have had as profound an impact as Frantz Fanon.A major influence on civil rights, anti-colonial and Black consciousness movements around the world, Black Skin, White Masks is...
Passing

Passing

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Fair, elegant, and ambitious, Clare is married to a white man unaware of her African American heritage and has severed all ties to her past.Clare's childhood friend, Irene, just as...
Uncanny and Improbable Events

Uncanny and Improbable Events

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In 20 short books, Penguin Classics brings you the new canon of great environmental works Over the past 75 years, a new canon has emerged. As humans have driven the...
Confessions of a Mask

Confessions of a Mask

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Translated by Meredith WeatherbyLong regarded as one of the most important novels to appear in post-war Japan, Confessions of a Mask is an allegory of a lonely boy’s yearning quest...
Black No More

Black No More

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A biting science fiction satire of American racism, and one of the first works of AfrofuturismIt's New Years Day in 1933 in New York City and Max Disher, a young...
Giovanni's Room

Giovanni's Room

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When David meets the sensual Giovanni in a bohemian bar, he is swept into a passionate love affair. But his girlfriend's return to Paris destroys everything. Unable to admit to...
Dawn (Lilith's Brood #1)

Dawn (Lilith's Brood #1)

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One woman is called upon to reconstruct humanity in this hopeful, thought-provoking novel by the bestselling, award-winning author. For readers of Margaret Atwood, Toni Morrison and Ursula K. Le Guin.When...
S?seki Natsume's I Am A Cat: The Manga Edition

S?seki Natsume's I Am A Cat: The Manga Edition

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The tale of a cat with no name but great wisdom!Illustrated by Zack Davisson and Chiroru KobatoJapan's beloved literary masterpiece brought to life in manga form! Soseki Natsume's comic masterpiece,...
The Bluest Eye

The Bluest Eye

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Stunningly-designed new editions of Toni Morrison's best-known novels, published by Vintage Classics in celebration of her life and work.'WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY CANDICE CARTY-WILLIAMS, AUTHOR OF QUEENIEPecola Breedlove longs...
Parable of the Sower: A Graphic Novel Adaptation

Parable of the Sower: A Graphic Novel Adaptation

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Illustrated by John JenningsThe graphic-novel adaptation of Octavia E. Butler's groundbreaking dystopian novel, Parable of the Sower, the follow-up to Kindred, a #1 New York Times bestsellerIn the year 2024,...
Secret Rendezvous

Secret Rendezvous

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A Kafaesque marvel and a biting satire of bureaucracy, medicine and modern lifeIn Tokyo, in the middle of the night, an uncalled-for ambulance arrives to spirit away a man's wife,...
The Ruined Map

The Ruined Map

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A hardboiled detective story that combines the narrative suspense of Chandler with the psychological suspense of DostoevskyMr Nemuro, a respected salesman, disappeared over half a year ago, but only now...
White Chrysanthemum

White Chrysanthemum

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'Look for your sister after each dive. Never forget. If you see her, you are safe.'This is the story of Hana and her little sister Emi, who are part of...
Parable of the Sower (Earthseed #1)

Parable of the Sower (Earthseed #1)

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This first EARTHSEED novel by ground-breaking writer Octavia E. Butler feel like a prophetic nod to our current world. If you were glued to The Handmaid’s Tale, you'll love this...
The Box Man

The Box Man

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Kobo Abe's existential and entertaining masterpiece'This is the record of a box man'The streets of Tokyo have been seeing a strange phenomenon recently — people who have decided to live...
The Remains of the Day

The Remains of the Day

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Winner 1989 Booker Prize: A tragic, spiritual portrait of a perfect English butler and his reaction to his fading insular world in post-war England.From the Nobel Prize-winning author of Never...
Without Prejudice

Without Prejudice

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Black Britain: Writing BackA gripping, propulsive courtroom drama following a barrister as she uncovers the dark secrets of London's obscenely richLee Mitchell is a thirty-year-old barrister from a working-class Caribbean...
Pedagogy of the Oppressed

Pedagogy of the Oppressed

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A groundbreaking text of educational philosophy and social reform, now in Penguin Modern ClassicsThis seminal text argues that the perceived passivity of the poor is the direct result of economic,...
20 Fragments of a Ravenous Youth

20 Fragments of a Ravenous Youth

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'She's no good, that girl. Much too individualistic'This is the story of Fenfang who, determined to carve out a life more independent than her provincial roots, gets a job as...
The God of Small Things

The God of Small Things

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The Asian literary phenomenon of the 90s.More magical than Mistry, more of a rollicking good read than Rushdie, more nerve-tinglingly imagined than Naipaul, here, perhaps, is the greatest Indian novel...
The Honjin Murders

The Honjin Murders

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Translated by Louise Heal KawaiJapan's greatest classic murder mystery, translated into English for the first time.In the winter of 1937, the village of Okamura is abuzz with excitement over the...
The Ark Sakura

The Ark Sakura

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A surreal work of science fiction from one of Japan's most brilliant novelists In anticipation of a coming nuclear apocalypse, Mole has converted a huge underground quarry into an 'ark'....
The Buried Giant

The Buried Giant

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The extraordinary new novel from the author of Never Let Me Go and the Booker Prize winning The Remains of the Day.There's a journey we must go on, and no...
Half of a Yellow Sun

Half of a Yellow Sun

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A heartbreaking, exquisitely written masterpiece.One of the ten books – novels, memoirs and one very unusual biography – that make up our Matchbook Classics' series, a stunningly redesigned collection of...
Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick

Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick

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From ‘one of the greatest writers of our time’ (Toni Morrison) – the author of Their Eyes Were Watching God and Barracoon – a collection of remarkable short stories from...
Notes of a Native Son

Notes of a Native Son

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A breakthrough work of social and cultural criticism from one of the foremost intellectuals of his eraWritten during the 1940s and early 1950s, when Baldwin was only in his twenties,...
The Bone People

The Bone People

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Winner of the 1985 Booker PrizeThe Bone People is a love story. It begins when a mute six-year-old, full of blasting hurt and strange charm, wanders off the beach and...
Things Fall Apart

Things Fall Apart

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Okonowo is the greatest warrior alive. His fame has spread like a bushfire in West Africa and he is one of the most powerful men of his clan.But he also...
The Conjure-Man Dies

The Conjure-Man Dies

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One of Buzzfeed's Most Anticipated Books of 2021.“This trailblazing work of fiction is notable for its depiction of Harlem's African American society and culture in the 1930s” – BookpageWhen the...
The Color Purple

The Color Purple

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THE ICONIC CLASSIC, WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE ONE OF THE BBC '100 NOVELS THAT SHAPED OUR WORLD'The Color Purple is my go-to comfort novel. Every single time I read...
Potiki

Potiki

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A prize-winning classic novel, as relevant today as when it was first written. Potiki is a work of spellbinding power in which the myths of older times are inextricably woven...
A Different Drummer

A Different Drummer

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'More than lives up to the hype' — Observer 'Set to become a publishing sensation' — Kirsty Lang, BBC Front Row 'An astounding achievement' — Sunday Times 'The lost giant...
The Most Dammed Country in the World

The Most Dammed Country in the World

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In 20 short books, Penguin Classics brings you the new canon of great environmental worksOver the past 75 years, a new canon has emerged. As humans have driven the living...
Sugar

Sugar

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The unforgettable Richard and Judy Book Club pickAn unforgettable story of friendship and forgiveness in a small town in the American South, SUGAR is a classic of commercial fiction waiting...
The Master Key

The Master Key

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Translated by Simon GroveA new edition of this prizewinning classic mystery from one of Japan's best-loved crime writers.A building full of secrets. A key that will unleash them all...The K...
Death on Gokumon Island

Death on Gokumon Island

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Loosely inspired by Agatha Christie's And Then There Were None, the fiendish Gokumon Island is perhaps the most highly regarded of all the great Seishi Yokomizo's classic Japanese mysteries.Kosuke Kindaichi...
The End of History and the Last Man

The End of History and the Last Man

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A LANDMARK WORK OF POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY. A GLOBAL BESTSELLER. STILL AS RELEVANT TODAY.Ever since its first publication in 1992, The End of History and the Last Man has provoked controversy...
The Village of Eight Graves

The Village of Eight Graves

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Translated by Bryan KaretnykNestled deep in the mist-shrouded mountains, The Village of Eight Graves takes its name from a bloody legend: in the sixteenth century eight samurai, who had taken...