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608 руб.

Kazuo Ishiguro. The Remains of the Day

An elderly butler is on a five-day motoring trip through the West Country in the 1950s. The climax of his journey is to be a reunion with his former housekeeper. This 1989 Booker Prize-winner attempts to capture a period in British history and draw a portrait of a man in old age....
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675 руб.

Ghelfi Brent. Volk-s Game

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945 руб.

Pelevin Victor. Omon Ra

Trained as a cosmonaut for the Soviet space programme, the hero of this novel, whose name combines the Russian word for special police force and the Ancient Egyptian sun god, finds that his mission to the moon develops unexpectedly, and builds to a bizarre conclusion....
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1058 руб.

Pelevin Viktor. Blue Lantern

A collection of short stories by Russias new writers....
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1114 руб.

Tarantino Quentin. Pulp Fiction

Winner of the Academy Award for Best Screenplay and the Palme d`Or at Cannes Film Festival, Pulp Fiction exploded onto the screen in 1994 and transformed the direction of contemporary cinema. This triplet of interwoven crime stories displays Tarantino`s visceral approach to character and plot....
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653 руб.

Kundera Milan. The Unbearable Lightness of Being

A novel of irreconcilable loves and infidelities, which embraces all aspects of human existence, and addresses the nature of twentieth-century -Being-. From the author of -Testaments Betrayed-....
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945 руб.

Pelevin Viktor. Babylon

Translated from the Russian, this razor-sharp satire on consumer culture, Russian style, follows the irresistible rise of a Moscow advertising copywriter, who specialises in adjusting Western adverts to the Eastern mentality and selling Pepsi, Seven-up, Gucci, Mercedes and Reebok to the rising middle class....
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500 руб.

Ishiguro Kazuo. When We Were Orphans

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653 руб.

Pamuk Orhan. My Name Is Red

In the late 1590s, the Sultan secretly commissions a great book: a celebration of his life and his empire, to be illuminated by the best artists of the day - in the European manner. At a time of violent fundamentalism, however, this is a dangerous proposition. Even the illustrious circle of artists are not allowed to know for whom they are working. But when one of the miniaturists is murdered, the...
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945 руб.

Pamuk Orhan. Snow

Ka returns to Istanbul and takes a commission to report on the municipal elections in Kars near the Russian border. There he discovers a dangerous atmosphere, with tensions running high between the political Islamists and the enlightened, pro-Western Turkish military....
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700 руб.

Morris R.N. Vengeful Longing

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676 руб.

Michael Gregorio. Days of Atonement

Three children are massacred in their beds. The crushed corpse of their mother is discovered in a dockside warehouse. Then the husband, Bruno Gottewald, is dead and buried - killed while out on field manoeuvres. In less than a week, the entire Gottewald family has been wiped off the face of the earth. A tragic coincidence? Or are the invading French army using the massacre to expand their power? H...
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676 руб.

Andrew Martin. The Necropolis Railway

When railwayman Jim Stringer moves to the garish and tawdry London of 1903, he finds his duties are confined to a mysterious graveyard line. Perplexingly, the men he works alongside have formed an instant loathing for him. And his predecessor has disappeared under suspicious circumstances. Can Jim work out what is going on before he too is travelling on a one-way coffin ticket aboard the Necropoli...
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676 руб.

Andrew O-Hagan. Be Near Me

When an English priest takes over a small Scottish parish, not everyone is ready to accept him. He makes friends with two local youths, Mark and Lisa, and clashes with a world he can barely understand. The town seems to grow darker each night. Fate comes calling and before the summer is out his quiet life is the focus of public hysteria. Meanwhile a religious war is unfolding on his doorstep... Be...
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386 руб.

Peter Carey. Bliss

This novel, by the author of Oscar and Lucinda, tells the story of a man who, recovering from death, is convinced that he is in hell. For the first time in his life, Harry Joy sees the world as it really is, and takes up a notebook to explore and note down the true nature of the Underworld....
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676 руб.

Michael Dibdin. Blood Rain

The discovery of an unidentified, decomposed corpse in a railway wagon marks the beginning of Zen-s most difficult and dangerous case. Set against the backdrop of the 3000-year-old city of Catalina, in the shadow of Mount Etna, Blood Rain finds Aurelio Zen at his most desperate and driven....
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676 руб.

Michael Dibdin. End Games

Aurelio Zen is posted to Calabria, where in the heart of a tight-knit traditional community there has been a brutal murder. Zen is determined to find a way to penetrate the code of silence and uncover the truth. But his mission is complicated by another secret which has drawn strangers from the other side of the world - a hunt for buried treasure launched by a single-minded player with millions to...
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676 руб.

Owen Sheers. Resistance

Opens in 1944, as the women of a small Welsh farming community wake one morning to find that their husbands have gone. Soon after that a German patrol arrives in their valley....
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676 руб.

Goodwin Jason. The Bellini Card

The third book in Jason Goodwin-s celebrated series takes Yashim from the winding alleyways of Istanbul to the decaying grandeur of Venice. Charged by the Sultan to find a stolen painting by Bellini, he enlists the help of his friend Palewski, the Polish Ambassador, and goes undercover. Venice in 1840 is a city of empty palazzos and silent canals, and Palewski starts to mingle with Venetian dealer...
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473 руб.

Peter Carey. His Illegal Self

Che is raised in isolated privilege by his New York grandmother, precocious son of radical Harvard students in the sixties. Yearning for his famous outlaw parents, denied all access to television and the news, he takes hope from his long haired teenage neighbour who predicts they will come for you, man. They-ll break you out of here. Soon Che too is an outlaw, fleeing down subways, abandoning seed...
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709 руб.

Paul Auster. Invisible

Sinuously constructed in four interlocking parts, -Invisible- opens in New York City in the spring of 1967 when twenty-year-old Adam Walker, an aspiring poet and student at Columbia University meets the enigmatic Frenchman Rudolf Born, and his silent and seductive girlfriend Margot. Before long, Walker finds himself caught in a perverse triangle that leads to a sudden, shocking act of violence tha...
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700 руб.

Sam Eastland. Eye of the Red Tsar

It is the time of the Great Terror. Inspector Pekkala - known as the Emerald Eye - was the most famous detective in all Russia. He was the favourite of the Tsar. Now he is the prisoner of the men he once hunted. Like millions of others, he has been sent to the gulags in Siberia and, as far as the rest of the world is concerned, he is as good as dead. But a reprieve comes when he is summoned by Sta...
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700 руб.

R.N. Morris. A Razor Wrapped in Silk

St Petersburg. 1870. A child factory worker is mysteriously abducted. A society beauty is sensationally murdered. Two very different crimes show up the deep fissures in Russian society of the late tsarist period. The first is barely noticed by the authorities. The latter draws the full investigative might of St Petersburg-s finest, led by magistrate Porfiry Petrovich. The dead woman had powerful f...
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490 руб.

Peter Carey. Parrot and Olivier in America

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700 руб.

Sam Eastland. The Red Coffin

It is 1939. In the Soviet Union, Stalin has placed his hopes on a 30-ton steel monster, known as the RED COFFIN. But the design is not yet complete. And when the weapon-s secretive and eccentric architect is found murdered, Stalin sends for Pekkala, his most trusted investigator. He is convinced that a sinister group called the White Guild intends to bring about a German invasion before the RED CO...
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601 руб.

Paul Auster. Sunset Park

In the sprawling flatlands of Florida, 28-year-old Miles is photographing the last lingering traces of families who have abandoned their houses due to debt or foreclosure. Miles is haunted by guilt for having inadvertently caused the death of his step-brother, a situation that caused him to flee his father and step-mother in New York 7 years ago. What keeps him in Florida is his relationship with ...
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788 руб.

Paul Auster. Timbuktu

Meet Mr Bones, the canine sidekick and confidant of Willy G. Christmas, the brilliant, troubled and altogether original poet-saint from Brooklyn. Like Don Quixote and Sancho Panza before them, they sally forth on a last great adventure......
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788 руб.

Peter Carey. Theft: A Love Story

Narrated by the twin voices of the artist Butcher Bones, and his -damaged two-hundred-and-twenty-pound brother- Hugh, -Theft: A Love Story- once again displays Peter Carey-s extraordinary flair for language. Ranging from the rural wilds of Australia to Manhattan via Tokyo, it is a brilliant and moving exploration of art, fraud, responsibility and redemption....
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821 руб.

Orhan Pamuk. The Museum of Innocence

The Museum of Innocence - set in Istanbul between 1975 and today - tells the story of Kemal, the son of one of Istanbul-s richest families, and of his obsessive love for a poor and distant relation, the beautiful Fusun, who is a shop-girl in a small boutique. The novel depicts a panoramic view of life in Istanbul as it chronicles this long, obsessive, love affair between Kemal and Fusun; and Pamuk...
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675 руб.

Ghelfi Brent. Volk-s Game

Two men are massacred in an expensive Moscow bar. But the bullets miss their target: Alexei Volkovoy - Volk for short. He-s a deadly, battle-hardened veteran of Russia-s brutal war in Chechnya, and he serves two masters: Maxim, a psychotic mafia kingpin; and a military man known only as the General. By his side is Valya, an exotic beauty and the most dangerous weapon in Volk-s arsenal. Together th...
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693 руб.

Dibdin Michael. Thanksgiving

Anthony is a British journalist whose American wife, Lucy, has suddenly died. Grieving and haunted, he becomes obsessed with her youth and the years he missed before he met her. To find out more, he travels to a remote part of the Nevada desert to meet Lucy-s first husband. Their encounter is the beginning of a journey that takes him across the world, to the edge of madness, and into the corners o...
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656 руб.

Nothomb Amelie. The Book of Proper Names

From France-s -literary lioness- (Elle), The Book of Proper Names is the story of the hapless orphan girl, Plectrude. Raised by her aunt, and unaware of the dark secret behind her past, she is a troubled but dreamy child who is both blessed and cursed by her intoxicating eyes. Discovered to have enormous gifts as a dancer, she is accepted at Paris-s most prestigious ballet school where she devotes...
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653 руб.

Ishiguro Kazuo. Never Let Me Go

Kathy, Ruth and Tommy were pupils at Hailsham - an idyllic establishment situated deep in the English countryside. The children there were tenderly sheltered from the outside world, brought up to believe they were special, and that their personal welfare was crucial. But for what reason were they really there? It is only years later that Kathy, now aged 31, finally allows herself to yield to the p...
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1170 руб.

Mann William J. How to Be a Movie Star: Elizabeth Taylor in Hollywood, 1941-1981

From her days as a youthful minx at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer to her post-studio reign as America`s lustiest middle-aged movie queen, Elizabeth Taylor has defined the very essence of Hollywood stardom. This book offers an intimate look at this girl who grew up with fame, who learned early - and well - how to be famous....
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956 руб.

Louvish Simon. Chaplin: The Tramp-s Odyssey

An Everyman who expressed the defiant spirit of freedom, Charlie Chaplin was first lauded and later reviled in the America that made him Hollywood-s richest man. He was a figure of multiple paradoxes, and many studies have sought to unveil -the man behind the mask-. Louvish charts the tale of the Tramp himself through his films - from the early Mack Sennett shorts through the major features (The G...
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709 руб.

Auster Paul. The New York Trilogy

The New York Trilogy is an astonishing and original book: three cleverly interconnected novels that exploit the elements of standard detective fiction and achieve a new genre that is all the more gripping for its starkness. In each story the search for clues leads to remarkable coincidences in the universe as the simple act of trailing a man ultimately becomes a startling investigation of what it ...
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563 руб.

Auster Paul. The Book of Illusions

One man-s obsession with the mysterious life of a silent film star takes him on a journey into a shadow-world of lies, illusions, and unexpected love. After losing his wife and young sons in a plane crash, Vermont professor David Zimmer spends his waking hours mired in grief. Then, watching television one night, he stumbles upon a lost film by silent comedian Hector Mann, and remembers how to laug...
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709 руб.

Auster Paul. The Brooklyn Follies

-I was looking for a quiet place to die. Someone recommended Brooklyn, and so the next morning I travelled down there from Westchester to scope out the terrain-... So begins Paul Auster-s remarkable new novel, The Brooklyn Follies. Set against the backdrop of the contested US election of 2000, it tells the story of Nathan and Tom, an uncle and nephew double-act. One in remission from lung cancer, ...
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563 руб.

Carey Peter. The Chemistry of Tears

An automaton, a man and a woman who can never meet, a secret love story, and the fate of the warming world are all brought to incandescent life in this hauntingly moving novel from one of the finest writers of our time. London 2011, Catherine Gehrig, conservator at the Swinburne museum, learns of the unexpected death of her colleague and lover of thirteen years. As the mistress of a married man sh...
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709 руб.

Auster Paul. Leviathan

Six days ago, a man blew himself up by the side of a road in northern Wisconsin... The explosion that detonates the narrative of Paul Auster-s remarkable novel also ends the life of its hero, Benjamin Sachs, and brings two FBI agents to the home of one of Sachs- oldest friends, the writer Peter Aaron. What follows is Aaron-s story, an intricate, subtle and gripping investigation of another man-s l...
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676 руб.

Auster Paul. Man in the Dark

August Brill, an elderly book critic, lies awake in the dark, unable to sleep. Elsewhere in the house are his daughter, Miriam, and granddaughter, Katya, each with her own reasons for lying awake and watchful in the long Vermont night......
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608 руб.

Ishiguro Kazuo. Nocturnes: Five Stories of Music and Nightfall

In a sublime story cycle, Kazuo Ishiguro explores ideas of love, music and the passing of time. From the piazzas of Italy to the Malvern Hills, a London flat to the -hush-hush floor- of an exclusive Hollywood hotel, the characters we encounter range from young dreamers to cafe musicians to faded stars, all of them at some moment of reckoning. Gentle, intimate and witty, this quintet is marked by a...
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563 руб.

Auster Paul. Oracle Night

Several months into his recovery from a near-fatal illness, novelist Sidney Orr enters a stationery shop in Brooklyn and buys a blue notebook. It is September 18, 1982, and for the next nine days Orr will live under the spell of this blank book, trapped inside a world of eerie premonitions and bewildering events that threaten to destroy his marriage and undermine his faith in reality. Paul Auster-...
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700 руб.

James P.D. A Taste for Death

Two men lie in a welter of blood in the vestry of St Matthew-s Church, Paddington, their throats brutally slashed. One is Sir Paul Berowne, a baronet and recently resigned Minister of the Crown, the other an alcoholic vagrant. Dalgliesh and his team, set up to investigate crimes of particular sensitivity, are faced with a case of extraordinary complexity as they discover the Berowne family-s venee...
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700 руб.

Eastland Sam. Siberian Red

September 1939. The Second World War Has Begun. Even as the fighting rages in Poland, Stalin-s long time obsession with the missing treasure of Tsar Nicholas II is rekindled. An informant claims to have information about the whereabouts of the man entrusted by the Tsar with hiding his gold. As the news of the informant reaches Stalin, however, the man is knifed to death. Stalin summons Pekkala to ...
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653 руб.

Ishiguro Kazuo. The Unconsoled

Ryder, a renowned pianist, arrives in a Central European city he cannot identify for a concert he cannot remember agreeing to give. But then as he traverses a landscape by turns eerie and comical - and always strangely malleable, as a dream might be - he comes steadily to realise he is facing the most crucial performance of his life. Ishiguro-s extraordinary study of a man whose life has accelerat...
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700 руб.

Ewan Chris. Safe House

When Rob Hale wakes up in hospital after a motorcycle crash he is told that Lena, the woman he claims was travelling with him, doesn-t exist. The woman he describes bears a striking resemblance to his recently deceased sister, Laura, but has he really only imagined her? Rob sets out to find the answers to who Lena is and where she has gone. He is aided by Rebecca Lewis, a London-based PI, who has ...
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563 руб.

Enger Thomas. Burned

A Brutalised Victim In The Wilds - A solitary tent is found to contain the body of a half-buried woman. She-s been stoned to death. There are lash marks across her back. One of her hands has been cut off. A Lone Voice - Two years earlier internet reporter Henning Juul lost his son, Jonas, in a domestic fire. As he returns to work, physically and emotionally scarred, Henning struggles to escape thi...
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563 руб.

Diaz Junot. This Is How You Lose Her

Junot Diaz-s new collection, This Is How You Lose Her, is a collection of linked narratives about love - passionate love, illicit love, dying love, maternal love - told through the lives of New Jersey Dominicans, as they struggle to find a point where their two worlds meet. In prose that is endlessly energetic and inventive, tender and funny, it lays bare the infinite longing and inevitable weakne...
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934 руб.

Vargas Llosa Mario . The Time of the Hero

A powerful social satire which outraged the authorities of the author's native Peru, where 1000 copies were publicly burned. ...
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676 руб.

Nadeem Aslam. The Wasted Vigil

A Russian woman named Lara arrives in Afghanistan at the house of Marcus Caldwell, an Englishman and widower living in the shadow of the Tora Bora mountains. Marcus- daughter, Zameen, may have known Lara-s brother, a Soviet soldier who disappeared in the area many years previously. But like Marcus- wife, Zameen is dead; a victim of the age in which she was born. In the days that follow, further pe...
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700 руб.

Doughty Louise . Apple Tree Yard

There can't be a woman alive who hasn't once realised, in a moment of panic, that she's in the wrong place at the wrong time with the wrong man. Louise Doughty, more sure-footed with each novel, leads her unnerved reader into dark... ...
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700 руб.

Ewan Chris . Dead Line

And just as your plan is developing, so you're evolving, too. You're changing in ways you never would have thought possible before. But that's acceptable to you. You're prepared to do whatever it takes...Why? Because you're... ...
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700 руб.

Ishiguro Kazuo . Never Let Me Go

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 skewered version of contemporary England. Narrated by Kathy, now 31, Never Let Me Go hauntingly dramatises... ...
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591 руб.

McCann Maria. Ace, King, Knave

Behind doors is another story. Behind doors you can do what you like. Sophia - rational, demure, and hiding a -little weakness- - has recently married the charismatic Mr Zedland. But Zedland has secrets of his own and Sophia comes to suspect......
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676 руб.

. The Death of Lucy Kyte

When bestselling crime author Josephine Tey inherits a remote Suffolk cottage from her godmother, it came full of secrets. Sorting through the artefacts of her godmother-s life, Josephine is intrigued by an infamous murder committed near the......
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640 руб.

. Bumper Book of Humphrey-s Tiny Tales 1

Featuring My Pet Show Panic!, My Summer Fair Surprise!, My Creepy-Crawly Camping Adventure! and new-new-new story My Mixed-Up Magic Trick!, younger Humphrey fans will love this bind-up edition of the bestselling books. It-s Careers Day in Room 26......
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1058 руб.

Frayn Michael. The Russian Interpreter

Raya is a mercurial Moscow blonde who speaks no English, and the affair she is embarking upon is with Gordon Proctor-Gould, a visiting British businessman who speaks no Russian. They need an interpreter; which is how Paul Manning is diverted from......
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626 руб.

Eastland Sam. Red Icon

A big satisfying Stalin-era thriller from the master of the genre, the perfect read for fans of Phillip Kerr, Erik Larson or Robert Harris. The German Army begins to shatter before the advancing Soviet forces in 1944. Two Russian soldiers burrow into......
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626 руб.

Johnstone Douglas. Gone Again

It-s just to say that no-one has come to pick Nathan up from school, and we were wondering if there was a problem of some kind?" As Mark Douglas photographs a pod of whales stranded in the waters off Edinburgh-s Portobello Beach, he is......
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