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Heat and Dust

By: Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Simon & Schuster Trade Paperbacks: 1987

Book ID: SCW01857

ISBN: 0671646575

Condition: Very Good


CG5 - A trade paperback book in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall wear with some very light creasing on the front and back covers plus there is some very light yellowing on the outside paper edges plus there is a remainder mark on the botom outside paper edges. A story set in India in the 1920s. It is about a beautiful, spoiled, bored English colonial wife who is drawn to a minor Indian prince. She leaves her husband to elope with the prince. This book is also about her step-granddaughter 50 years later. The young woman is drawn to India by... View more info

Moon Tiger

By: Lively, Penelope

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, HarperTrade: 1989

Book ID: SCW02294

ISBN: 0060972009

Condition: Very Good


BC1 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated white wraps with very minor overall wear plus there is a small clip to the top right corner of the front endpaper. The main character lies dying in a London hospital where she recalls a long life of adventure, relationsiops and a brief, passionate love affair during World War II with a British tank commander. She has been a successful historian, newspaper correspondent and mother but this romance has ben at the emotional core of her life. This book is a winner of the Booker Prize. The author is... View more info

Last Orders

By: Swift, Graham

Price: $1.75

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Picador: 1997

Book ID: SCW07129

ISBN: 0330345605

Condition: Very Good


BW2 - A trade paperback book in very good+ condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear plus there is some very light yellowing on the outside paper edges. Four men meet to carry out the wish of their friend, a London butcher, to have his ashes scattered into the sea. This book is the basis for the notable movie by the same name. This book is a winner of the Booker Prize and the author is a winner of the Guardian Fiction Award, the Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize, and the French Prix du Meilleur Livre √Čtranger. By the author of "The Sweet... View more info