Penguin books

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The One Plus One


Only Jess’s knight turns out to be Geeky Ed, the obnoxious tech millionaire whose vacation home she happens to clean. But Ed has big problems of his own, and driving the dysfunctional family to the Math Olympiad feels like his first unselfish act in ages . . maybe ever ➤ подробнее about Moyes J.: The One Plus One.

PR 3 The return of Sherlock Holmes


In 1891, the great detective, Sherlock Holmes, disappeared in Switzerland while working on a dangerous case. Everyone thought that he was dead. But three years later, he returned to England ➤ подробнее about Doyle A.: PR 3 The return of Sherlock Holmes.

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn


The original Great American Novel, an incomparable adventure story and a classic of anarchic humour, Twain's masterpiece sees Huckleberry Finn and Jim the slave escape their difficult lives by fleeing down the Mississippi on a raft ➤ подробнее about Twain M.: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

Jane Eyre


Second collectable hardcover editions with a gorgeous type cover for each letter of the alphabet ➤ подробнее about Bronte C.: Jane Eyre.

The Master and Margarita


Banned for 27 years and initially published in a heavily censored edition, The Master and Margarita is probably the most important Russian novel of the 20th century ➤ подробнее about Bulgakov M.: The Master and Margarita.

Me Before You


Product Description Lou Clark knows lots of things. She knows how many footsteps there are between the bus stop and home. She knows she likes working in The Buttered Bun tea shop and she knows she might not love her boyfriend Patrick ➤ подробнее about Moyes J.: Me Before You.

The Girl You Left Behind


The Girl You Left Behind is a hauntingly romantic and utterly irresistible new weepy from Jojo Moyes, author of the Richard and Judy bestseller, Me Before You ➤ подробнее about Moyes J.: The Girl You Left Behind.

On Her Majesty's Secret Service


When Bond saves a beautiful, reckless girl from self-destruction, he finds himself with a lead on Blofeld. In the snow-bound fastness of his Alpine base, Blofeld is conducting research that could threaten the safety of the world ➤ подробнее about Fleming I.: On Her Majesty's Secret Service.

The Rosie Project


The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion is a story about love, life and lobster every Tuesday. Meet Don Tillman. Don is getting married. He just doesn't know who to yet. But he has designed a very detailed questionnaire to help him find the perfect woman ➤ подробнее about Simsion G.: The Rosie Project.

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close


In a vase in a closet, a couple of years after his father died in 9/11, nine-year-old Oskar discovers a key.The key belonged to his father, he's sure of that. But which of New York's 162 million locks does it open?.So begins a quest that ➤ подробнее about Foer J.: Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close.

High Fidelity


Do you know your desert-island, all-time, top five most memorable split-ups?Rob does. He keeps a list, in fact. But Laura isn't on it - even though she's just become his latest ex. He's got his life back, you see ➤ подробнее about Hornby N.: High Fidelity.

The Mystery of Edwin Drood


Dickens' last novel is a mystery built around a presumed crime - the murder of a nephew by his uncle. Dickens died before completing the story, leaving the mystery unsolved and encouraging successive generations of readers to turn detective ➤ подробнее about Dickens Ch.: The Mystery of Edwin Drood.

Silas Marner



Lord Jim. A Tale


This compact novel, completed in 1900, as with so many of the great novels of the time, is at its baseline a book of the sea. An English boy in a simple town has dreams bigger than the outdoors and embarks at an early age into the sailor's life ➤ подробнее about Conrad J.: Lord Jim. A Tale.

The Mayor of Casterbridge


In a fit of drunken anger, Michael Henchard sells his wife and baby daughter for five guineas at a country fair ➤ подробнее about Hardy Th.: The Mayor of Casterbridge.

Far from the Madding Crowd


I cannot allow any man to - to criticise my private conduct!' she exclaimed. 'Nor will I for a minute' ➤ подробнее about Hardy Th.: Far from the Madding Crowd.

The Portrait of a Lady


She knew of no wrong that he had done; he was not violent, he was not cruel; she simply believed that he hated her'. When Isabel Archer, a beautiful, spirited American, is brought to Europe by her wealthy aunt Touchett, it is expected that she will soon marry ➤ подробнее about James H.: The Portrait of a Lady.

A Tale of Two Cities


Liberty, equality, fraternity, or death; - the last, much the easiest to bestow, O Guillotine!' Described by Dickens as 'the best story I have written', "A Tale of Two Cities" interweaves thrilling historical drama with heartbreaking personal tragedy ➤ подробнее about Dickens Ch.: A Tale of Two Cities.

Middlemarch


She did not know then that it was Love who had come to her briefly as in a dream before awaking, with the hues of morning on his wings - that it was Love to whom she was sobbing her farewell as his image was banished by the blameless rigour of irresistible day' ➤ подробнее about Eliot G.: Middlemarch.

Dubliners


From a child grappling with the death of a fallen priest, to a young womans dilemma over whether to elope to Argentina with her lover, to the dance party at which a man discovers just how little he really knows about his wife, these fifteen stories bring the gritty realism of existence in the autho ➤ подробнее about Joyce J.: Dublinersr

The Island of Doctor Moreau


Adrift in a dinghy, Edward Prendick, the single survivor from the good ship Lady Vain, is rescued by a vessel carrying a profoundly unusual cargo - a menagerie of savage animals ➤ подробнее about Wells H.: The Island of Doctor Moreau.

The War of the Worlds


A pioneering work of alien invasion fiction, "The War of the World's" journalistic style contrasts disturbingly with its horrifying visions of the human race under siege ➤ подробнее about Wells H.: The War of the Worlds.

The Sartorialist: X


Scott Schuman is back to complete his trilogy of street-style bibles. With a vibrant collection of beautiful images of the men and women who have caught his attention around the world, Schuman remains a thrilling source of urban and high-end style ➤ подробнее about Schuman S.: The Sartorialist: X.

The Pigeon Tunnel. Stories from My Life


From his years serving in British Intelligence during the Cold War, to a career as a writer that took him from war-torn Cambodia to Beirut on the cusp of the 1982 Israeli invasion, to Russia before and after the collapse of the Berlin Wall, John le Carre has always written from the heart of modern ➤ подробнее about Carre J.: The Pigeon Tunnel. Stories from My Lifet

How I Live Now


How I Live Now is an original and poignant book by Meg Rosoff, now a film tie-in edition to celebrate the release of the major film starring Saoirse Ronan.How I Live Now is the powerful and engaging story of Daisy, the precocious New Yorker and her English cousin Edmond, torn apart as war breaks ou ➤ подробнее about Rosoff M.: How I Live Nowt

David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants


What if everything we thought about power was wrong? What if, in the ancient story of the shepherd boy who topples a giant, David actually had the advantage ➤ подробнее about Gladwell M.: David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants?

Outliers: The story of Success


Why are people successful? For centuries, humankind has grappled with this question, searching for the secret to accomplishing great things ➤ подробнее about Gladwell M.: Outliers: The story of Success.

Fairy Tales


Hans Andersen's evocative stories blend wit and pathos, his light but shrewd touch revealing the selfishness and stupidity of man. In "The Emperor's New Clothes" it takes a child to point out the Emperor's foolishness and his excess of pride eventually makes him a laughing stock ➤ подробнее about Andersen H.: Fairy Tales.

Ethan Frome


He seemed a part of the mute melancholy landscape, an incarnation of its frozen woe, with all that was warm and sentient in him fast bound below the surface' ➤ подробнее about Wharton E.: Ethan Frome.

Lady Chatterley's Trial


Pocket Penguin 1 Lady Chatterley's Trial.Every book tells a story ➤ подробнее about Lady Chatterley's Trial.

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold


From the master of spy thrillers, John Le Carre's The Spy Who Came In From the Cold is a gripping story of love and betrayal at the height of the Cold War ➤ подробнее about Carre J.: The Spy Who Came in from the Cold.

Dear Amy


Would you risk your life to save a stranger? A local schoolgirl has been missing for weeks when Margot Lewis, agony aunt of the 'Dear Amy' advice column, receives a letter:''Dear Amy,I've been kidnapped by a strange man.I don't know where I am.Please help me,Bethan Avery.''This must be a hoax ➤ подробнее about Callaghan H.: Dear Amy.

The Night Manager


At the start of it all, Jonathan Pine is merely the night manager at a luxury hotel ➤ подробнее about Carre J.: The Night Manager.

The Five Orange Pips and Other Cases



Lady Audley`s Secret


Lady Audley's Secret" (1862) subtly undermined the Victorian myth that female self-assertion was a form of insanity. At the same time it established the prolific Mary Elizabeth Braddon as a leading "sensation" novelist, a rival to the master of the genre, Wilkie Collins ➤ подробнее about Braddon M.: Lady Audley`s Secret.

What Alice Forgot


Alice is twenty-nine. She adores sleep, chocolate, and her ramshackle new house. She's newly engaged to the wonderful Nick and is pregnant with her first baby ➤ подробнее about Moriarty L.: What Alice Forgot.

The Day of the Triffids


When Bill Masen wakes up blindfolded in hospital there is a bitter irony in his situation. Now, with civilization in chaos, the triffids - huge, venomous, large-rooted plants able to 'walk', feeding on human flesh - can have their day ➤ подробнее about Wyndham J.: The Day of the Triffids.

The Queen and I


The Monarchy Has Been Dismantled. When a Republican party wins the General Election, their first act in power is to strip the royal family of their assets and titles and send them to live on a housing estate in the Midlands ➤ подробнее about Townsend S.: The Queen and I.

Chernobyl Prayer


A Chronicle of the Future.The startling history of the Chernobyl disaster by Svetlana Alexievich, the winner of the Nobel prize in literature 2015. A new translation based on the revised text. On 26 April 1986, at 1.23am, a series of explosions shook the Chernobyl nuclear reactor ➤ подробнее about Alexievich S.: Chernobyl Prayer.

If I Stay


Soon to be a major motion picture, starring Chloe Moretz! In the blink of an eye everything changes. Seventeen ­year-old Mia has no memory of the accident; she can only recall what happened afterwards, watching her own damaged body being taken from the wreck ➤ подробнее about Forman G.: If I Stay.

Everything Is Illuminated. A novel


A young man arrives in the Ukraine, clutching in his hand a tattered photograph. He is searching for the woman who fifty years ago saved his grandfather from the Nazis ➤ подробнее about Foer J.: Everything Is Illuminated. A novel.

Atlas Shrugged


Книга для чтения на английском языке ➤ подробнее about Rand A.: Atlas Shrugged.

Public library and other stories


This is a richly inventive new collection of stories from Ali Smith, author of How to be both, winner of the Baileys Womens Prize and the Costa Novel Award and shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Why are books so very powerful ➤ подробнее about Smith A.: Public library and other stories?

A Long Way Down


For disgraced TV presenter Martin Sharp the answer's pretty simple: he has, in his own words, 'pissed his life away'. And on New Year's Eve he's going to end it all . . but not, as it happens, alone ➤ подробнее about Hornby N.: A Long Way Down.

Various Pets Alive & Dead


For twenty years Doro and Marcus lived in a commune, convinced lentils and free love would change the world. They didnt. What they did do was give their children a terror of radicalism, dirt, cooking rotas and poverty. Their daughter Clara wants nothing less conformist than her own, clean bathroom ➤ подробнее about Lewycka M.: Various Pets Alive & Dead.

Twelve Years a Slave (film tie-in)


Solomon Northup is a free man, living in New York. Then he is kidnapped and sold into slavery ➤ подробнее about Northup S.: Twelve Years a Slave (film tie-in).

A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian


For years, Nadezhda and Vera, two Ukrainian sisters, raised in England by their refugee parents, have had as little as possible to do with each other - and they have their reasons ➤ подробнее about Lewycka M.: A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian.

The Sheltering Sky


Port and Kit Moresbury, a sophisticated American couple, are finding it more than a little difficult to live with each other ➤ подробнее about Bowles P.: The Sheltering Sky.

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