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 Read reviewTrio
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Trio

William Boyd

A producer. A novelist. An actress. It is summer in 1968, the year of the assassinations of Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy. While the world is reeling our trio is involved in making a rackety Swingin' Sixties British movie...

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Nat Tate: An American Artist 1928-1960
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Nat Tate: An American Artist 1928-1960

William Boyd

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The Gifts of Reading
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The Gifts of Reading

Robert Macfarlane, William Boyd, Candice Carty-Williams, Chigozie Obioma, Philip Pullman

An anthology of essays about the joys of reading and of giving books, from some of the world's most beloved writers. Inspired by and including Robert Macfarlane's own essay, 'The Gifts of Reading', publishing to coincide with...

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 Read reviewLove is Blind
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Love is Blind

William Boyd

Originally published in hardcover in Great Britain by Viking, a division of Penguin Random House Ltd., London, in 2018. --Title page verso.

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Brazzaville Beach
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Brazzaville Beach

William Boyd

'I live on Brazzaville Beach... I am here because two sets of strange and extraordinary events happened to me... One in England, first, and then one in Africa.' On Brazzaville Beach, on the edge of Africa, Hope Clearwater examines...

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A Good Man in Africa
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A Good Man in Africa

William Boyd

Escapee from suburbia, overweight, oversexed... Morgan Leafy isn't overburdened with worldly success. Actually, he is refreshingly free from it. But then, as a representative of Her Britannic Majesty in tropical Kinjanja, it was...

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Restless: Bloomsbury Modern Classics
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Restless: Bloomsbury Modern Classics

William Boyd

A beautiful new limited edition paperback of Restless, published as part of the Bloomsbury Modern Classics list

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Waiting for Sunrise
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Waiting for Sunrise

William Boyd

A thrilling, plot-twisting new novel set in Europe during the first world war, from the bestselling author of Any Human Heart, Restless and Ordinary Thunderstorms

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 Read reviewSweet Caress: The Many Lives of Amory Clay
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Sweet Caress: The Many Lives of Amory Clay

William Boyd

THE TOP TEN SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER Amory Clay's first memory is of her father doing a handstand - but it is his absences that she chiefly remembers. Her Uncle Greville, a photographer, gives her both the affection she needs and a...

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Any Human Heart
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Any Human Heart

William Boyd

Every life is both ordinary and extraordinary, but Logan Mountstuart's - lived from the beginning to the end of the twentieth century - contains more than its fair share of both. As a writer who finds inspiration with Hemingway in...

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Ordinary Thunderstorms
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Ordinary Thunderstorms

William Boyd

One May evening in London, as a result of a chance encounter and a split-second decision, the young climatologist Adam Kindred loses everything - home, job, reputation, passport, credit cards, money - never to get them back. With...

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Early Man in Britain and His Place in the Tertiary Period
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Early Man in Britain and His Place in the Tertiary Period

W Boyd Dawkins, Sir, Sir W Boyd (William Boyd) Dawkins

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Trio
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Trio

William Boyd

A producer. A novelist. An actress.It is summer in 1968, the year of the assassinations of Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy. While the world is reeling our trio is involved in making a rackety Swingin' Sixties British movie...

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The Book of Disquiet
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The Book of Disquiet

Fernando Pessoa, William Boyd, Margaret Jull Costa

Sitting at his desk, Bernardo Soares imagined himself free forever of Rua dos Douradores, of his boss Vasques, of Moreira the book-keeper, of all the other employees, the errand boy, the post boy, even the cat. But if he left them...

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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

John le Carre, William Boyd, John Le Carre

Alex Leamas is tired. It's the 1960s, he's been out in the cold for years, spying in the shadow of the Berlin Wall for his British masters. He has seen too many good agents murdered for their troubles. Now Control wants to bring...

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A Far Cry From Kensington
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A Far Cry From Kensington

Muriel Spark, William Boyd, Alan Taylor

A Far Cry from Kensington, Muriel Spark's eighteenth novel, was first published in 1988.

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The Ballad of Peckham Rye
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The Ballad of Peckham Rye

Muriel Spark, William Boyd

A man of devilish charm and enterprising spirit, Dougal Douglas is employed to revitalize the ailing firm of Meadows, Meade & Grindley. Strange things begin to happen as Dougal exerts an uncanny influence on the inhabitants of...

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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

John le Carre, William Boyd

The Cold War is at its most chill. Alec Leamas, a seasoned British Intelligence officer whose entire East German network has been arrested or shot, leaves West Berlin for London, believing his career is over. But his master,...

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Military Reminiscences of Gen. Wm. R. Boggs, C.S.A.
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Military Reminiscences of Gen. Wm. R. Boggs, C.S.A.

William Kenneth Boyd, William Robertson Boggs

Publisher: The Seeman printery Publication date: 1913 Subjects: United States Biography

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Littondale: Past and Present. Part I. Fifty Years in Arncliffe. by the Venerable Archdeacon Boyd ... Part II. Halton Gill in the Olden Time. by the REV. W. A. Shuffrey, Etc. [With Plates.] - Scholar's Choice Edition
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Littondale: Past and Present. Part I. Fifty Years in Arncliffe. by the Venerable Archdeacon Boyd … Part II. Halton Gill in the Olden Time. by the REV. W. A. Shuffrey, Etc. [With Plates.] - Scholar’s Choice Edition

William Vicar Boyd, William Arthur Shuffrey

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Granta 100
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Granta 100

William Boyd

Edited by William Boyd, this work includes pieces by: Martin Amis, Julian Barnes, Bill Buford, AM Homes, Ian Jack, Doris Lessing, Mario Vargas Llosa, Ian McEwan, Jayne Anne Phillips, Nicholas Shakespeare and Helen Simpson.

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An Ice-cream War
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An Ice-cream War

William Boyd

Millions die on the Western Front but in East Africa a quite different war is being waged - one with little point and which is so ignored that it will carry on after the Armistice because no one bothers to tell both sides to...

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Love is Blind
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Love is Blind

William Boyd

Originally published in hardcover in Great Britain by Viking, a division of Penguin Random House Ltd., London, in 2018. --Title page verso.

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Any Human Heart
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Any Human Heart

William Boyd

The author of Armadillo, The Blue Afternoon and Brazzaville Beach now pens his most entertaining, sly and compelling novel to date, a novel that evokes the tumult, events and iconic faces of our time, as it tells the story of...

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The Dreams of Bethany Mellmoth
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The Dreams of Bethany Mellmoth

William Boyd

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An Introduction to the Republic of Plato
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An Introduction to the Republic of Plato

William Boyd

The problems of life and government which are the central theme of the Republic are with us but the views presented in it were the outcome of strenuous discussion and they come to the modern reader as a challenge. This book help...

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Physiology and Pathology of the Cerebrospinal Fluid
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Physiology and Pathology of the Cerebrospinal Fluid

William Boyd

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Physiology and Pathology of the Cerebrospinal Fluid
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Physiology and Pathology of the Cerebrospinal Fluid

William Boyd

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Physiology and Pathology of the Cerebrospinal Fluid
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Physiology and Pathology of the Cerebrospinal Fluid

William Boyd

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Physiology and Pathology of the Cerebrospinal Fluid
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Physiology and Pathology of the Cerebrospinal Fluid

William Boyd

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Boyd's New York City tax-book; being a list of persons, corporations & co-partnerships, resident and non-resident, who were taxed according to the assessors' books, 1856 & '57
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Boyd’s New York City tax-book; being a list of persons, corporations & co-partnerships, resident and non-resident, who were taxed according to the assessors' books, 1856 & ‘57

William Henry Boyd

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Military Reminiscences of Wiliam Robertson Boggs (1913)
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Military Reminiscences of Wiliam Robertson Boggs (1913)

William Robertson Boggs, William K Boyd

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Memoirs of W. W. Holden (1911)
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Memoirs of W. W. Holden (1911)

William Woods Holden, William Kenneth Boyd

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Military Reminiscences of Wiliam Robertson Boggs (1913)
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Military Reminiscences of Wiliam Robertson Boggs (1913)

William Robertson Boggs, William K Boyd

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Memoirs of W. W. Holden (1911)
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Memoirs of W. W. Holden (1911)

William Woods Holden, William Kenneth Boyd

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A Good Man in Africa
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A Good Man in Africa

William Boyd

Boyd's excruciatingly funny first novel presents an unforgettable anti-hero and a vision of Africa seldom seen. British diplomat Morgan Leafy bumbles heavily through his job in Kinjanja. When he finds himself blackmailed,...

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The Dream Lover: Short Stories
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The Dream Lover: Short Stories

William Boyd

A collection of twenty-four tales told in bold, distinct voices from Brazil to Africa and from Nice to Hollywood.

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Fascination
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Fascination

William Boyd

Featuring sixteen short fiction works, this collection moves from 19th century Russia to Second World War Los Angeles.

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Solo: A James Bond Novel
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Solo: A James Bond Novel

William Boyd

*The Sunday Times Bestseller* It is 1969 and James Bond is about to go solo, recklessly motivated by revenge. A seasoned veteran of the service, 007 is sent to single-handedly stop a civil war in the small West African...

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Bamboo
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Bamboo

William Boyd

A diverse collection of non-fiction by the author of Richard and Judy bestseller, Restless .

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Waiting for Sunrise
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Waiting for Sunrise

William Boyd

P.S. insights, interviews, & more-- --Cover.

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Solo
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Solo

William Boyd

It is 1969 and James Bond is about to go solo, recklessly motivated by revenge. A seasoned veteran of the service, 007 is sent to single-handedly stop a civil war in the small West African nation of Zanzarim.

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Ordinary Thunderstorms
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Ordinary Thunderstorms

William Boyd

A thrilling, plot-twisting novel from the author of the Richard & Judy bestseller Restless, winner of the Costa Novel of the Year

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Sweet Caress: The Many Lives of Amory Clay
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Sweet Caress: The Many Lives of Amory Clay

William Boyd

The author creates an entire fictional life story of a woman photographer living between London and New York between 1908 and 1983, and includes experiential scenes that truly capture the times and the civilization of that era.

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Sweet Caress: The Many Lives of Amory Clay
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Sweet Caress: The Many Lives of Amory Clay

William Boyd

The author creates an entire fictional life story of a woman photographer living between London and New York between 1908 and 1983, and includes experiential scenes that truly capture the times and the civilization of that era.

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The Dreams of Bethany Mellmoth
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The Dreams of Bethany Mellmoth

William Boyd

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The American Dream: Quo Vadis?
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The American Dream: Quo Vadis?

William Lee Boyd

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Cruising the Movies: A Sexual Guide to Oldies on TV
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Cruising the Movies: A Sexual Guide to Oldies on TV

Boyd McDonald, William E. Jones

A writer casts an acerbic, queer eye on the greats and the not-so-greats of Hollywood's Golden Age.

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