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Listing books from publisher: Harvill Secker

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£29.99

We, The Drowned

Author: Carsten Jensen

Price: £29.99

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 01 April 2010

 

Synopsis

This is an epic drama of adventure, courage, ruthlessness and passion by one of Scandinavia's most acclaimed storytellers. In 1848, a motle ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£25.00

Snitch Jacket

Author: Christopher Goffard

Price: £25.00

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 01 February 2007

 

Synopsis

Benny Bunt is an ex-speed freak, a helplessly dominated husband, a misfit on the sun-bleached, fog-drenched streets of Southern California, and ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£12.99

The Third Heaven Conspiracy

Author: Giulio Leoni

Price: £12.99

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 01 January 2007

 

Synopsis

This work was set in Italy, June 1300. In a disused church on the outskirts of Florence, the master craftsman, Ambrogio, is found murdered at t ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed & Dated by the author.

£95.00

The Pyramid

Author: Henning Mankell

Price: £95.00

out of stock

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 02 October 2008

 

Synopsis

When Kurt Wallander first appeared in Faceless Killers back in 1990, he was a senior police officer, just turned forty, with his life in a mess ... read more

Signed by the author

£16.99

Ghost Light

Author: Joseph O'Connor

Price: £16.99

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 25 June 2010

 

Synopsis

It's Dublin 1907, a city of whispered rumours. A young actress begins an affair with a damaged older man, the leading playwright at the the ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£155.00

Kafka on the Shore - Comes with a loosely inserted Signed Bookplate

Author: Haruki Murakami

Price: £155.00

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 08 June 2006

 

Synopsis

"A stunning work of art," the New York Observer wrote of The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, "that bears no comparisons," and this ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£17.99

The Past

Author: Alan Pauls

Price: £17.99

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 05 July 2007

 

Synopsis

"A novel that is brilliant enough to raise itself effortlessly above and beyond the level of the vices it portrays: strange art and reckle ... read more

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UK First Edition / First Printing

£29.99

My Name Was Judas

Author: C. K. Stead

Price: £29.99

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 02 November 2006

 

Synopsis

We all know the story of Jesus told by Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, but what about the version according to Judas? Judas's name became syn ... read more

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£25.00

The Moldavian Pimp

Author: Edgardo Cozarinsky

Price: £25.00

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 01 June 2006

 

Synopsis

In a bar in the Buenos Aires suburb of Villa Crespo, our narrator recalls his encounters with an old man of Lithuanian descent, Samuel Warschau ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£16.99

King Henry

Author: Douglas Galbraith

Price: £16.99

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 05 April 2007

 

Synopsis

It is the year 1915. Neutral America is debating the proper response to the war in Europe. Increasingly involved in this debate is Henry Ford: ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£19.99

Dreams of Speaking

Author: Gail Jones

Price: £19.99

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 09 March 2006

 

Synopsis

'We must talk, Alice Black, about this world of modern things. This buzzing world.' Alice is entranced by the aesthetics of technology ... read more

UK First Edition, Signed, Lined & Dated by the author

£69.99

The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet

Author: Reif Larsen

Price: £69.99

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 07 May 2009

 

Synopsis

T.S. Spivet is a 12-year-old genius mapmaker who lives on a ranch in Montana. His father is a silent cowboy and his mother is a scientist who f ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£155.00

Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman - Comes with a loosely inserted signed bookplate

Author: Haruki Murakami

Price: £155.00

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 06 July 2006

 

Synopsis

A young man accompanies his cousin to the hospital to check an unusual hearing complaint and recalls a story of a woman put to sleep by tiny fl ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£120.00

Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage - COMES WITH A SIGNED, LOOSELY INSERTED BOOKPLATE

Author: Haruki Murakami

Price: £120.00

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 12 August 2014

 

Synopsis

Tsukuru Tazaki had four best friends at school. By chance all of their names contained a colour. The two boys were called Akamatsu, meaning  ... read more

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£12.99

The Spoiler

Author: Annalena McAfee

Price: £12.99

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 14 April 2011

 

Synopsis

A debut novel guaranteed to catch the attention of journalists because it's all about them! An entertaining satire and a poignant character ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£300.00

1Q84: Books 1 & 2 and 3 - Sold as a set with a loosely inserted SIGNED BOOKPLATE

Author: Haruki Murakami

Price: £300.00

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 18 October 2011

 

Synopsis

Haruki Murakami is an international phenomenon. When Books One and Two of his latest masterpiece, 1Q84, were published in Japan, a million copi ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£150.00

The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle - Comes with a loosely inserted bookplate

Author: Haruki Murakami

Price: £150.00

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 01 January 1997

 

Synopsis

Toru Okada's cat has disappeared.   His wife is growing more distant every day.   ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£800.00

Norwegian Wood - SIGNED & NUMBERED (226/500) in a metal case

Author: Haruki Murakami

Price: £800.00

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 01 January 2000

 

Synopsis

When he hears her favourite Beatles song, Toru Watanabe recalls his first love Naoko, the girlfriend of his best friend Kizuki. Immediately he ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£39.99

HHhH - MAY 2012 BOOK OF THE MONTH

Author: Laurent Binet

Price: £39.99

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 03 May 2012

 

Synopsis

We are in Prague, in 1942. Two men have been enlisted to kill the head of the Gestapo. This is Operation Anthropoid: two Czechoslovakian parach ... read more

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£20.00

The Prague Cemetery

Author: Umberto Eco

Price: £20.00

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 30 November 2011

 

Synopsis

Nineteenth-century Europe, from Turin to Prague to Paris, abounds with the ghastly and the mysterious. Conspiracies rule history. Jesuits p ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£12.99

Tell No Tales (Zigic & Ferreira 2)

Author: Eva Dolan

Price: £12.99

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 05 January 2015

 

Synopsis

The car that ploughs into the bus stop early one morning leaves a trail of death and destruction behind it.   DS Ferreira and DI Z ... read more

UK First Edition, Signed and Lined by the author

£19.99

Stolen Souls - SIGNED, LINED & DATED

Author: Stuart Neville

Price: £19.99

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 28 January 2012

 

Synopsis

It is snowing, she's barefoot, but Galya runs. Her captors are close behind her, and she won't go back there, no matter what. Tricked i ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£14.99

The Valley of Unknowing

Author: Philip Sington

Price: £14.99

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 05 April 2012

 

Synopsis

Bruno Krug, celebrated author and secret Stasi informer, is ready to confess...   In the twilight years of communist East Germany, ... read more

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£14.99

Beautiful Lies

Author: Clare Clark

Price: £14.99

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 07 June 2012

 

Synopsis

London, 1887. In a momentous year dogged by economic crisis, riots and a voracious press hungry for scandal - how can one MP's wife bury th ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£24.99

Long Way Home (Zigic & Ferreira 1)

Author: Eva Dolan

Price: £24.99

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 09 January 2014

 

Synopsis

The launch of a major new detective series from the publishers of Henning Mankell, Arnaldur Indridason and Fred Vargas ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

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£17.99

Boyhood Island (My Struggle 3)

Author: Karl Ove Knausgaard

Price: £17.99

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 31 May 2014

 

Synopsis

Childhood is exhilarating and terrifying. For the young Karl Ove, new houses, classes and friends are met with manic excitement and creeping dr ... read more

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£30.00

A Treacherous Paradise

Author: Henning Mankell

Price: £30.00

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Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 28 June 2013

 

Synopsis

A Treacherous Paradise sees Henning Mankell turn his talents for writing gripping thrillers to a world where power and powerless ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

Unsigned

£12.99

The Strange Library - UNSIGNED

Author: Haruki Murakami

Price: £12.99

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 02 December 2014

 

Synopsis

'All I did was go to the library to borrow some books'.   On his way home from school, the young narrator of The Stra ... read more

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UK First Edition / First Printing

£18.99

My Struggle (Book 4)

Author: Karl Ove Knausgaard

Price: £18.99

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 12 March 2015

 

Synopsis

18 years old and fresh out of high school, Karl Ove Knausgaard moves to a tiny fisherman's village far north of the polar circle to work as ... read more

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UK First Edition / First Printing

£16.99

I Am Radar

Author: Reif Larsen

Price: £16.99

Published by: Harvill Secker

Date Available: 26 March 2015

 

Synopsis

In 1975, a black child is mysteriously born to white parents. His name is Radar Radmanovic. Falling in with a secretive group of puppeteers and ... read more

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The Cheapside Corpse (Exploits of Thomas Chaloner), Susanna Gregory, signed first edition

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The Cheapside Corpse (Exploits of Thomas Chaloner)

by Susanna Gregory

 

Synopsis

London in the spring of 1665 is a city full of fear. There is plague in the stews of St Giles, the Dutch fleet is preparing to invade, and a ba ... read more

 

Release 30 January 2015

Publisher Sphere

ISBN 978-0751552805

Wolf Winter

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Wolf Winter

by Cecilia Ekbäck

 

Synopsis

A brilliantly written and gripping historical Nordic Noir thriller with all the intrigue and atmosphere ofBurial Rites, the pent-up passio ... read more

 

Release 26 February 2015

Publisher Hodder & Stoughton

ISBN 9781444789515

Will & Tom

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Will & Tom

by Matthew Plampin

 

Synopsis

Will & Tom is a glimpse into the life of the infamous artist JMW Turner as a young man during a week spent at Harewood House fighting for a ... read more

 

Release 12 March 2015

Publisher The Borough Press

ISBN 978-0007560868

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Bernard Cornwell, The Fort, Signed First Edition

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The Fort

by Bernard Cornwell

 

Synopsis

After the great success of his book on a single battle, AZINCOURT, Bernard Cornwell has interrupted his bestselling series on the making of ... read more

 

Release 30 September 2010

Publisher Harper Collins

ISBN 9780007331727

Death on the Marais

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£19.99

Death on the Marais

by Adrian Magson

 

Synopsis

FIRST IN A BRAND NEW SERIES. France, 1963. On his first day in the village of Poissons-Les-Marais, the last thing Inspector Lucas Rocco exp ... read more

 

Release 09 September 2010

Publisher Allison and Busby Publishers

ISBN 978-0749008345

Red Moon - Exclusive 'Red' & Numbered Edition

Exclusive to Goldsboro Books, Signed & Numbered First Edition (250) copies.

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Red Moon - Exclusive 'Red', Pre-publication dated & Numbered Edition

by Benjamin Percy

 

Synopsis

This edition will have red page edges and numbered to 250 copies and EXCLUSIVE to Goldsboro Books.   Every teenage girl thin ... read more

 

Release 09 May 2013

Publisher Hodder & Stoughton

ISBN 978-1444724998

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