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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 against ... read more

A Confederacy of Dunces (Popular Penguin)
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 Crime Fiction

Series:Green Popular Penguins

Vera was prim and fastidious. Eden was beautiful and adored. Like most families they had their secrets...and they hid them under a genteelly respectable veneer. Yet their sisterly bond was strained by obsession, manipulation and murderous jealousy. Buried secrets rarely stay buried, and their past sti... read more

Nophoto
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 Crime 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. Desperate to find her, he turns to his brother for help.... read more

A Rage in Harlem (Popular Penguins Crime)
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 General

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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 Crime 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 horror. With no signs of struggle, but a strange wor... read more

A Study in Scarlet (Popular Penguins Crime)
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 Classics

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 the ... read more

And the Ass Saw the Angel (Popular Penguin)
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 Classics

Series:Popular Penguins Ser.

Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American Read Set in Greenwich Village, Harlem, and France, among other locales, Another Country is a novel of passions--sexual, racial, political, artistic--that is stunning for its emotional inte... read more

Another Country (Popular Penguin)
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Series:War Popular Penguins

The First World War was the blooding of the young Australian nation. Five years after Australia's overwhelming response to Britain's declaration of war, nearly a fifth of the 330,000 Australians who served overseas lay dead. Charles Bean witnessed it all. Appointed official war correspondent with the ... read more

Anzac to Amiens  (War Popular Penguin)
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Series:War Popular Penguins

Many books have been written by officers, historians and military experts on the part the Anzacs played in the Dardanelles campaign during the First World War. There are very few by the ordinary soldier. Roy Kyle started writing this memoir at the age of 89 and almost completed it before he died. A ty... read more

Anzac's Story  (War Popular Penguin)
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 Crime Fiction

Series:Green Popular Penguins

Sir John Appleby dines one evening at Allington Park, the Georgian home of his acquaintance Owain Allington, who is new to the area. His curiosity is aroused when Allington mentions his nephew and heir to the estate, Martin Allington, whose name Appleby recognises. The evening comes to an end but just... read more

Appleby at Allington (Popular Penguins Crime)
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Series:War Popular Penguins

Phillip Schuler, alongside C.E.W. Bean, was one of Australia's key First World War correspondents. A soldier as well as a journalist, he died on 23 June 1917 of wounds received at Armentieres. His legacy was Australia in Arms, an extraordinary and evocative ac... read more

Australia in Arms  (War Popular Penguin)
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 Crime Fiction

Series:Green Popular Penguins

Three women's lives are stretched to breaking point as they are tracked by a cruel and malicious stalker. Zoe, Jenny and Nadia have nothing in common save the disturbing letters that probe their most vulnerable secrets, torturing them with their own fears. Unsure of who to trust, one by one their rela... read more

Beneath the Skin (Popular Penguins Crime)
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