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Crossfire, Andy McNab
1 Andy McNab Crossfire
Transworld 233719 London 2007 0593055608 / 9780593055601 Trade Paperback Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Ex-deniable operator Nick Stone is bodyguarding a TV crew on the streets of war-torn Basra. He seems certain to die when insurgent gunmen attack. Only a reporter's swift action saves his life. When the reporter vanishes within hours, presumed kidnapped, Stone is asked by the Intelligence Service to find him. The trail leads from Iraq to London, Dublin, and Kabul - the brutal city where governments, terrorism and big business collide. Caught in the crossfire, Stone's nightmare is only just beginning - for the hunter has suddenly become the hunter... 414 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction::Thriller Fiction; Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9780593055601. Inventory No: 233719. Paperback 
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Black Sheep, Arlene Hunt
2 Arlene Hunt Black Sheep
Hodder & Stoughton 239760 Ireland 2006 0340921145 / 9780340921142 Trade Paperback Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Black Sheep is the powerful new thriller by Arlene Hunt. The brutally murdered body of a young girl is discovered in the Wicklow mountains. Her identity is unknown. One month later David Reid, a successful designer, is found dead in a Dublin canal. Close to his body is a broken silver key ring with the words Meridian Club on it. Gardai are keen to chalk it up to death by misadventure, but his brother refuses to accept their findings, and enlists the help of rookie detectives John Quigley and Sarah Kenny of QuicK Investigations. As the investigation progresses, Sarah and John begin to learn that there was more to David Reid than his brother knew. And in no time at all, the body count is rising and everyone is lying to protect their own. What happened to David Reid that night? Is he connected to the young dead girl? What is the Meridian Club? As John and Sarah struggle to find the answers to those questions, little do the realise their investigation is starting to ruffle the feathers of one very dangerous man . . . 395 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0340921145. ISBN/EAN: 9780340921142. Inventory No: 239760. Paperback 
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The Silver Swan, Benjamin Black
3 Benjamin Black The Silver Swan
Picador 231039 Australia 2007 0230701345 / 9780230701342 Trade Paperback Good Condition Time has moved on for Quirke, the world-weary Dublin pathologist first encountered in Christine Falls. It is the middle of the 1950s, and a woman he loved has died. When Billy Hunt, an acquaintance from college days, approaches him about his wife's apparent suicide, Quirke recognises trouble but, as always, trouble is something he cannot resist. 345 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9780230701342. Inventory No: 231039. Paperback 
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Thanks for the Memories, Cecelia Ahern
4 Cecelia Ahern Thanks for the Memories
Harper 241905 Australia 2008 0007233698 / 9780007233694 Softcover Very Good Condition A compelling and perceptive tale of intimacy, memory and relationships from the No.1 bestselling author. How can you know someone you've never met? Joyce Conway remembers things she shouldn't. She knows about tiny cobbled streets in Paris, which she has never visited. And every night she dreams about an unknown little girl with blonde hair. Justin Hitchcock is divorced, lonely and restless. He arrives in Dublin to give a lecture on art and meets an attractive doctor, who persuades him to donate blood. It's the first thing to come straight from his heart in a long time. When Joyce leaves hospital after a terrible accident, with her life and her marriage in pieces, she moves back in with her elderly father. All the while, a strong sense of deja vu is overwhelming her and she can't figure out why ... 489 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9780007233694. Inventory No: 241905. Paperback 
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Where Rainbows End, Cecelia Ahern
5 Cecelia Ahern Where Rainbows End
Harper 241886 Great Britain 2007 0007260822 / 9780007260829 Softcover Very Good Condition Rosie and Alex are destined for each other and everyone seems to know it but them. Best friends since childhood, they separate as teenagers when Alex and his family relocate from Dublin to Boston. Like two ships always passing in the night, Rosie and Alex stay friends, and though years pass and weddings, funerals, and baptisms take place, the two remain firmly attached via e-mails and letters. Heartbroken, they learn to live without each other. But destiny is a funny thing, and in this novel of several missed opportunities, Rosie and Alex learn that fate isn't done with them quite yet. 585 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9780007260829. Inventory No: 241886. Paperback 
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The Empty Family: Stories, Colm Toibin
6 Colm Toibin The Empty Family: Stories
Picador / Pan Macmillan 234072 Australia 2010 1405040238 / 9781405040235 Trade Paperback Very Good Condition 'I imagined lamplight, shadows, soft voices, clothes put away, the low sound of late news on the radio. And I thought as I crossed the bridge at Baggot Street to face the last stretch of my own journey home that no matter what I had done, I had not done that.'In the captivating stories that make up The Empty Family Colm Toibin delineates with a tender and unique sensibility lives of unspoken or unconscious longing, of individuals, often willingly, cast adrift from their history. From the young Pakistani immigrant who seeks some kind of permanence in a strange town to the Irish woman reluctantly returning to Dublin and discovering a city that refuses to acknowledge her long absence each of Toibin's stories manage to contain whole worlds: stories of fleeing the past and returning home, of family threads lost and ultimately regained. 214 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9781405040235. Inventory No: 234072. Paperback 
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One Pot Wonders, Conrad Gallagher
7 Conrad Gallagher One Pot Wonders
Kyle Cathie Limited 231875 London 2000 1856263622 / 9781856263627 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Conrad creates mouth-watering recipes to be cooked using only one pot. This way of cooking will save time and energy on washing the dishes. The recipes are simple, easy and have the quality and the elegance you would find in any of Conrad's restaurants. Linguine with Dublin Bay Prawns, Roasted Guinea Fowl with Confit of Beetroot, Mini Crabcakes with Dips and Asian Slaw or Mango Sorbet with Tuiles, choose from any of these aptly named One Pot Wonders and start cooking. 159 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Cookery, Food & Wine; Cooking, Wine & Dining; ISBN: 1856263622. ISBN/EAN: 9781856263627. Inventory No: 231875. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Girl With Green Eyes, Edna O'Brien
8 Edna O'Brien Girl With Green Eyes
Penguin Books 231320 Great Britain 1968 Reprint Softcover Good Condition Cait, or Kate as she likes to be called and Baba are living in Dublin, making up for their sheltered upbringing by going out with men and drinking. Kate creates a furore by dating a non-catholic who is separated from his American wife. Two small pieces have lifted on front cover from price stickers. 213 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Fiction; Fiction; Inventory No: 231320. Paperback 
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Ireland - The Land of Heart's Desire, Elisabetaa Canoro
9 Elisabetaa Canoro Ireland - The Land of Heart's Desire
Gill & Macmillan 231835 Dublin 2003 First Edition 0717136906 / 9780717136902 Hardcover Near Fine Condition Near Fine Seagulls wheeling over the cliffs, white horses on the dark blue sea whipped up by the wind, and above, three hundred feet up the sheer rock face, an endless grassy expanse interrupted only by dry stone walls. Ireland is a country of time in slow motion, where tubby, long-maned ponies still draw wooden carts of peat, as they have done for the last ten centuries. This is the Ireland of islands and archipelagos anchored to time-honoured traditions, of small towns and pretty fishing villages, moors and a Celtic history, poverty and dignified suffering. But it is also the island of archaeological sites, hermits shrouded in mystery, and of Dublin, the capital of the cities built on a human scale, which has expanded on a cosmopolitan path in the recent years without losing its character. Scenic photographs, portraits of men and women from every corner of the island, and scenes from everyday life in the peace of the countryside and the hurly-burly of the city: a thousand faces of Ireland have been immortalised in this book, in an itinerary that readers can follow in person, letting their imagination and emotions run free as they are swept up in the beauty of this land on the extreme edge of Europe. 295 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Countries::Ireland; Ireland; Geography & Maps; ISBN: 0717136906. ISBN/EAN: 9780717136902. Inventory No: 231835. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Round Ireland in Low Gear, Eric Newby
10 Eric Newby Round Ireland in Low Gear
Picador 240820 Great Britain 1988 0330304909 / 9780330304900 Softcover Good Condition Having decided to explore Ireland by bicycle, Eric and Wanda Newby set out one December - not the best time to ride a bike around the highways and by-ways of the Emerald Isle, even when protected by thermal underwear. From the Cliffs of Moher to St Brigid's Vat, Dublin, the Aran Islands, the Ring of Kerry and Croagh Patrick, their rainsoaked journey is beset by minor disaster ranging from ferocious storms to even more ferocious dogs. Along the way they come across a moving, miracle-working stature of the Virgin, spectacular ruins and the traces of twentieth-century violence, in between stops for Guinness, tea and soda bread. Woven into the narrative is a wealth of information about Irish history and custom - hermits, horse-fairs, peat-cutting and poetry are all touched on in this deft and dazzling blend of myth, fact and quirky details. And, as usual with eric Newby, this beguiling account is enlivened by a cast of eccentric and utterly engaging characters. 308 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Travel; Theatre & Plays; Countries::Ireland. ISBN: 0330304909. ISBN/EAN: 9780330304900. Inventory No: 240820. Paperback 
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Price: 14.00 AUD
 
 
No Comebacks, Frederick Forsyth
11 Frederick Forsyth No Comebacks
Corgi books 243064 Great Britain 1997 0552121401 / 9780552121408 Softcover Good Condition Deception, blackmail, murder, revenge these are the themes of stories that move from London to the coast of Spain, from Mauritius to Dublin to Dordogne. Whether his subject is assassination by stealth, the cruel confidence trick or the cold shock of coincidence, Frederick Forsyth is never less than compulsive, the detail always authentic. 319 pages. Light tanning to pages. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0552121401. ISBN/EAN: 9780552121408. Inventory No: 243064. Paperback 
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Home Before Night, Hugh Leonard
12 Hugh Leonard Home Before Night
Methuen 226878 Great Britain 2002 0413771687 / 9780413771681 Softcover Very Good Condition 'Our dog, Jack, was anti-clerical ...but my father clung to the theory that the dog simply detested the colour black...' Hugh Leonard's delightful autobiographical evocation of his Dublin childhood in the thirties and forties is like an Irish 'Cider with Rosie' - crammed with people and conversations, rich in poetry, full of love, laughter and rare pleasures.This title captures the poetry and drama of a child's experience of Dublin in the 1930s and 1940s and presents recollections recounted with humour and insight. 195 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0413771687. ISBN/EAN: 9780413771681. Inventory No: 226878. Paperback 
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Price: 12.00 AUD
 
 
Ulysses, James Joyce
13 James Joyce Ulysses
Penguin Modern Classics 241146 Great Britain 1984 Reprint 014003000X / 9780140030006 Softcover Good Condition Following the events of one single day in Dublin, the 16th June 1904, and what happens to the characters Stephen Dedalus, Leopold Bloom and his wife Molly, Ulysses is a monument to the human condition. It has survived censorship, controversy and legal action, and even been deemed blasphemous, but remains an undisputed modernist classic: ceaselessly inventive, garrulous, funny, sorrowful, vulgar, lyrical and ultimately redemptive. It confirms Joyce's belief that literature 'is the eternal affirmation of the spirit of man'. 718 pages. Covered in non removable plastic covering. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature; Law & Criminal Studies; ISBN: 014003000X. ISBN/EAN: 9780140030006. Inventory No: 241146. Paperback 
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Ulysses, James Joyce
14 James Joyce Ulysses
Penguin Twentieth Century Classics 239843 Great Britain 1992 0140185585 / 9780140185584 Softcover Fair Condition Written over a seven-year period, from 1914 to 1921, this book has survived bowdlerization, legal action and controversy. The novel deals with the events of one day in Dublin, 16th June 1904, now known as "Bloomsday". The principal characters are Stephen Dedalus, Leopold Bloom and his wife Molly. Cover has rubbing and small tears to edges. 933 pages. Pages browned. Cover has a few creases. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0140185585. ISBN/EAN: 9780140185584. Inventory No: 239843. Paperback 
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Price: 14.00 AUD
 
 
Twinkle, Twinkle Little Spy, Len Deighton
15 Len Deighton Twinkle, Twinkle Little Spy
Book Club Associates 240182 Great Britain 1976 Hardcover Good Condition Good A Soviet space scientist defects to win academic freedom, but western intelligence has other plans for him, and sends an unnamed spy - perhaps the same reluctant hero of The Ipcress File - to look after him. But what follows is a blood-streaked trail across three continents... Twinkle, Twinkle Little Spy reveals a more mature Deighton exploring relationships between couples: professional rivals and private allies, spy and counter-spy, master and slave. some are drawn together mutual comfort, others for exploitation. With an uncanny feeling for landscape, he begins his story in the awesome emptiness and remorseless heat of the Sahara desert. From there a trail of blood leads to Manhattan, Paris, Dublin and halfway back across Africa. 240 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; Fiction; Inventory No: 240182. Hardcover 
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Price: 18.00 AUD
 
 
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Spy, Len Deighton
16 Len Deighton Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Spy
Book Club Associates 240687 Great Britain 1976 0224012770 / 9780224012775 Hardcover Good Condition Good A Soviet space scientist defects to win academic freedom, but western intelligence has other plans for him, and sends an unnamed spy - perhaps the same reluctant hero of The Ipcress File - to look after him. But what follows is a blood-streaked trail across three continents... Twinkle, Twinkle Little Spy reveals a more mature Deighton exploring relationships between couples: professional rivals and private allies, spy and counter-spy, master and slave. some are drawn together mutual comfort, others for exploitation. With an uncanny feeling for landscape, he begins his story in the awesome emptiness and remorseless heat of the Sahara desert. From there a trail of blood leads to Manhattan, Paris, Dublin and halfway back across Africa. 240 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0224012770. ISBN/EAN: 9780224012775. Inventory No: 240687. Hardcover 
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Evening Class, Maeve Binchy
17 Maeve Binchy Evening Class
BCA / Book Club Associates 241090 London 1996 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Among the many evening classes starting all over Dublin is an 'Introduction to Italian'. On the surface it could be just one of hundreds in which some students will succeed and some will fall along the way. the hopes and dreams of so many people are tied up in the twice weekly lessons. they are ready to set off on the promised trip to Italy at the end of the year, everyone's destiny has changed utterly. 407 pages. Previous owners name to top of title page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; Inventory No: 241090. Hardcover 
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Price: 16.50 AUD
 
 
Evening Class, Maeve Binchy
18 Maeve Binchy Evening Class
Orion 242384 Great Britain 1996 Sixth Impression 0752804510 / 9780752804514 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Among the many evening classes starting all over Dublin is an 'Introduction to Italian'. On the surface it could be just one of hundreds in which some students will succeed and some will fall along the way. the hopes and dreams of so many people are tied up in the twice weekly lessons. they are ready to set off on the promised trip to Italy at the end of the year, everyone's destiny has changed utterly. 407 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Ex-Libris pasted in. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0752804510. ISBN/EAN: 9780752804514. Inventory No: 242384. Hardcover 
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Price: 18.00 AUD
 
 
Quentins, Maeve Binchy
19 Maeve Binchy Quentins
Orion 242653 Australia 2002 0752851659 / 9780752851655 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Every table at Quentins restaurant has a thousand stories to tell: tales of love, betrayal and revenge, of hope and despair. The staff who come and go have stories of their own, and the restaurant itself has had times when it looked set fair for success and others when it seemed as if it must close in failure. Ella Brady wants to make a documentary about the renowned Dublin restaurant that has captured the spirit of a generation and a city in the years it has been open. In Maeve Binchy's magical QUENTINS you will meet new friends and old: the twins from SCARLET FEATHER, Signora from EVENING CLASS, Ria from TARA ROAD - and a host of fresh faces. There is Monica, the ever-cheerful Australian waitress, and Blouse Brennan, whose simplicity disguises a sharp mind and a heart of gold. The whole place is presided over by the apparently imperturbable Patrick and Brenda Brennan, who have made Quentins such a legend. But even they have a story and a sadness which is hidden from the public gaze. As Ella uncovers more of what has gone on, she wonders about the wisdom of bringing it to the screen. Are there some stories which are too sacred to be told?Should the restaurant keep its secrets? 345 pages. Light tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0752851659. ISBN/EAN: 9780752851655. Inventory No: 242653. Hardcover 
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Scarlet Feather, Maeve Binchy
20 Maeve Binchy Scarlet Feather
Orion 242652 Australia 2000 0752838245 / 9780752838243 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Scarlet Feather is set in contemporary Dublin, and is the story of Cathy Scarlet and Tom Feather, who go into business together as caterers. Tom is the son of a builder and his fanatically devout wife, both of whom are disappointed that he hasn't joined the family building firm. Cathy's father is an inveterately optimistic gambler on the horses, and her mother, Lizzie, is a domestic cleaner. In particular Lizzie cleans the house of Cathy's mother-in-law, the fearsome Hannah Mitchell. Hannah is furious that her clever lawyer son, Neil, should have married her maid's daughter, and is even more outraged when Cathy sets up Scarlet Feather with Tom. Tom's hopelessly obsessive love for his beautiful, ambitious model girlfriend, Marcella, and Cathy's increasingly distant marriage to Neil, form the heart of the emotional tangles in the story. Against a background of hilarious catering triumphs and disasters, these key relationships begin to crumble, and the aphrodisiac of shared business trials and tribulations starts its inevitable work on Cathy and Tom. Meanwhile, around them, a magical supporting cast of classic Binchy characters weaves its spell: a comically dreadful but endearing set of twin children; a lonely man looking for the foster daughter he had to hand back to her real parents years earlier; the glamorous aunt whose financial backing of Scarlet Feather has a dubious source. These and many more wend their way through a story of love and heartbreak and laughter - Maeve Binchy at her most beguiling. Small closed tear to top of rear flap. 501 pages. Light tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0752838245. ISBN/EAN: 9780752838243. Inventory No: 242652. Hardcover 
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