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Amsterdam by Ian McEwan (On a February day, two old friends meet outside a London crematorium to pay their last respects to Molly Lane. Both Clive Linley and Vernon Halliday had been Molly's lovers in the days before they reached their current eminence: Clive is Britain's most successful composer, and Vernon is editor of a newspaper. Molly had other lovers, too, notably Julian Garmony, Foreign Secretary, a right-winger tipped to be the next prime minister. In the days that follow Molly's…

Amsterdam by Ian McEwan (On a February day, two old friends meet outside a London crematorium to pay their last respects to Molly Lane. Both Clive Linley and Vernon Halliday had been Molly's lovers in the days before they reached their current eminence: Clive is Britain's most successful composer, and Vernon is editor of a newspaper. Molly had other lovers, too, notably Julian Garmony, Foreign Secretary, a right-winger tipped to be the next prime minister. In the days that follow Molly's…

Nutshell by Ian McEwan – 1 September | 31 Incredible Books You Simply Must Read…

Nutshell by Ian McEwan – 1 September

Nutshell by Ian McEwan – 1 September | 31 Incredible Books You Simply Must Read…

Staying On by Paul Scott (Tusker and Lily Smalley stayed on in India. Given the chance to return 'home' when Tusker, once a Colonel in the British Army, retired, they chose instead to remain in the small hill town of Pangkot, with its eccentric inhabitants and archaic rituals left over from the days of the Empire. Only the tyranny of their landlady, the imposing Mrs Bhoolabhoy, threatens to upset the quiet rhythm of their days.)

Staying On by Paul Scott (Tusker and Lily Smalley stayed on in India. Given the chance to return 'home' when Tusker, once a Colonel in the British Army, retired, they chose instead to remain in the small hill town of Pangkot, with its eccentric inhabitants and archaic rituals left over from the days of the Empire. Only the tyranny of their landlady, the imposing Mrs Bhoolabhoy, threatens to upset the quiet rhythm of their days.)

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Moon Tiger by Penelope Lively (Claudia is famous, independent and dying. She remains defiant, telling her nurses that she will write a 'history of the world and, in the process, her own story.' But Claudia's life is entwined with others and she must allow those who knew her to put across their point of view. There is her brother and adversary; an untrustworthy lover who is the father to her conventional daughter; and there is Tom, her great love, found and lost in Second World War era…

Moon Tiger by Penelope Lively (Claudia is famous, independent and dying. She remains defiant, telling her nurses that she will write a 'history of the world and, in the process, her own story.' But Claudia's life is entwined with others and she must allow those who knew her to put across their point of view. There is her brother and adversary; an untrustworthy lover who is the father to her conventional daughter; and there is Tom, her great love, found and lost in Second World War era…

"La senda" abre el camino cinematográfico de Miguel Ángel Toledo - http://gd.is/ctHDXh

"La senda" abre el camino cinematográfico de Miguel Ángel Toledo - http://gd.is/ctHDXh

Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell (Two misfits. One extraordinary love. Set over the course of one school year, this is the story of two star-crossed sixteen-year-olds. Smart enough to know that first love almost never lasts, but brave and desperate enough to try.)

Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell (Two misfits. One extraordinary love. Set over the course of one school year, this is the story of two star-crossed sixteen-year-olds. Smart enough to know that first love almost never lasts, but brave and desperate enough to try.)

Prize-winning book - Booker Prize 1998.

Prize-winning book - Booker Prize 1998.

The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie (One morning, a hijacked airplane blows up above the English Channel and two figures tumble towards the sea: Gibreel, India’s legendary movie star, and Saladin, the man of a thousand voices. Washed up on an English beach, their survival is a miracle. But there is a price to pay. Gibreel and Saladin have been chosen as opponents in the eternal wrestling match between Good and Evil. But chosen by whom? And what will be the outcome of their final…

The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie (One morning, a hijacked airplane blows up above the English Channel and two figures tumble towards the sea: Gibreel, India’s legendary movie star, and Saladin, the man of a thousand voices. Washed up on an English beach, their survival is a miracle. But there is a price to pay. Gibreel and Saladin have been chosen as opponents in the eternal wrestling match between Good and Evil. But chosen by whom? And what will be the outcome of their final…

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