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 Fiction

Series:Popular Penguins

Meet Ignatius J. Reilly: flatulent, eloquent and pretty much unemployable . . .
The ordinary folk of New Orleans seem to think he is unhinged as well. Ignatius ignores them as he heaves his vast bulk through the city's fleshpots in a noble crusade agai... read more

A Confederacy of Dunces (Popular Penguin)
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 General Fiction

Series:Popular Penguins Ser.

"Barry Hines's A Kestrel for a Knavewas published in 1968, and was made into one of the key British films of the sixties. Billy Casper is beaten by his drunken brother, ignored by his mother and failing at school. He seems destined for a hard, miserable life down the pits, but for a brief time, he fin... read more

A Kestrel for a Knave (Popular Penguin)
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 General Fiction

Series:Popular Penguins

After a mysterious incident during their visit to the Marabar Caves, the charming Dr Aziz is accused of assaulting Adela Quested, a naive young Englishwoman. His trial exposes the fragile structure of Anglo-Indian relations and the racism inherent in colonial... read more

A Passage to India (Popular Penguin)
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 General Fiction

Series:Green Popular Penguins

Jackson, trusting and besotted with his girlfriend, Imabelle, scrapes his hard-earned savings together in a scheme to triple his money. But it all goes terribly wrong, and Jackson soon finds himself without money, a job, or his beloved Imabelle. Desperat... read more

A Rage in Harlem (Popular Penguins Crime)
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 General Fiction

Series:Popular Penguins

A Room of One's Owngrew out of a lecture that Virginia Woolf had been invited to give at Girton College, Cambridge in 1928. Ranging over Jane Austen and Charlotte Bronte and why neither of them could have written War and Peace, over the silent fate of Shakespeare's gifted (and imaginary) sister, over ... read more

A Room Of One's Own (Popular Penguin)
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 General Fiction

Series:Green Popular Penguins

Quiet bachelor life is not as Dr. Watson imagines once he discovers his flat-mate Sherlock Holmes is a consulting detective. Accompanying Holmes to an ill-omened house in south London, Watson is startled to find a dead man whose face is contorted in ho... read more

A Study in Scarlet (Popular Penguins Crime)
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 General Fiction

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Out of his smoke-filled rooms in Baker Street stalks a figure to cause the criminal classes to quake in their boots and rush from their dens of iniquity . . .
The twelve mysteries gathered in this first collection of Sherlock Holmes and D... read more

Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The  (Popular Penguin)

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 Gift Books

Series:Popular Penguins Ser.

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865) is a novel written by English author: Lewis Carroll. It tells the story of a girl named Alice who falls down a rabbit-hole into a fantasy world populated by peculiar and anthropomorphic creatures.The tale is filled with allusions to Dodgson's friends (and enemie... read more

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Popular Penguin)
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 General Fiction

Series:Popular Penguins Ser.

Cave's only novel to date takes on the southern gothic in this bizarre baroque tale. Born mute to a drunken mother and a demented father, tortured Euchrid Eucrow finds more compassion in the family mule than in his fellow men. But he alone will grasp t... read more

And the Ass Saw the Angel (Popular Penguin)
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 General Fiction

Series:Popular Penguins Ser.

"Alexander's translation is marked by a conviction that it is possible to be both ambitious and faithful and] ...communicates the poem with a care which goes beyond fidelity-to-meaning and reaches fidelity of implication. May it go on ... to another half-million copi... read more

Beowulf  (Popular Penguin)
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 General Fiction

Series:Green Popular Penguins

This collection of short stories featuring 'Berry' Pleydell and his chaotic entourage established Dornford Yates' reputation as one of the best comic writers in a generation, and made him hugely popular. The German caricatures in the book carried such a stin... read more

Berry and Co. (Popular Penguins Crime)
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 Literary

Series:Popular Penguins Ser.

Leonard Cohen is one of the great writers, performers, and most consistently daring artists of our time. Book of Longing is Cohen's eagerly awaited new collection of poems, following his highly acclaimed 1984 title, Book of Mercy, and his hugely successful 1993 publica... read more

Book of Longing (Popular Penguin)
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