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THE FOREST OF SOULS

By: BANKS, CARLA

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000035565

ISBN: 0007192118

Condition: Good


A gripping psychological thriller. taking the reader from 21st century Brit ain to the darkest days of war-torn Eastern Europe.The cries of the innocen t echo through the years ... Her obsession with history has cost Helen Kova cs her life.Helen 's research into the Nazi occupation of Eastern Europe wa s a secret she kept from even her closest friend. Faith Lange.Now Faith. re tracing Helen's last steps. is convinced that the man the police have arres ted is not the killer.Journalist Jake Denbigh's investigations have led him to the same conclusion.Faith is disturbed by Denbigh's digging.Among... View more info

WALKING ON GLASS

By: Banks, Iain

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Abacus: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000046370

ISBN: 0708837638

Condition: Good


Graham Park is in love. But Sara Fitch is an enigma to him, a creature of a lmost perverse mystery. Steven Grout is paranoid - and with justice. He kno ws that They are out to get him. They are. Quiss is forced to play impossib le games. The solution to the oldest of all paradoxical riddles will releas e him. View more info

STONEMOUTH

By: Banks, Iain

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000038382

ISBN: 1408702517

Condition: Good


Stewart Gilmour is back in Stonemouth. After five years in exile his presen ce is required at the funeral of patriarch Joe Murston, and even though the last time Stu saw the Murstons he was running for his life, staying away m ight be even more dangerous than turning up. An estuary town north of Aberd een, Stonemouth, with it's five mile beach, can be beautiful on a sunny day . On a bleak one it can seem to offer little more than seafog, gangsters, c heap drugs and a suspension bridge irresistible to suicides. And although t here's supposed to be a temporary truce between Stewart and the town'... View more info

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THE BACKWARD SHADOW

By: Banks, Lynne Reid

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1972

Seller ID: RWARE0000019548

ISBN: 0140034935

Condition: Very Good


Jane says she doesn't want to be a burden to anyone - least of all to her l over, Toby. She has exchanged the l-shaped room of the earlier novel for a remote country cottage where she nurses her baby. Dottie, another stray, tu rns up with a proposal unlikely at first sight to succeed. View more info

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TWO IS LONELY

By: Banks, Lynne Reid

Price: ¥350.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Canada, Limite: 1976

Seller ID: RWARE0000019532

ISBN: 0140041095

Condition: Very Good


Now living with her son in the country, Jane is a long way from the l-shape d room. The last novel in a trilogy which began when Jane, pregnant and unm arried, fled from her father`s house, this text is a poignant story of new beginnings and for Jane new love. View more info

SWEET HEREAFTER: A NOVEL

By: Banks, Russell

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000042242

ISBN: 0060923245

Condition: Very Good


In The Sweet Hereafter, Russell Banks tells a story that begins with a scho ol bus accident. Using four different narrators, Banks creates a small-town morality play that addresses one of life's most agonizing questions: when the worst thing happens, who do you blame? View more info

NEVER SAW IT COMING

By: Barclay, Linwood

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Orion: 2014

Seller ID: RWARE0000035835

ISBN: 1409137635

Condition: Very Good


Keisha Ceylon is a psychic. At least, that's what she tells people. She wat ches the news for stories of missing people, then waits a few days and goes to see the family. She tells them she's had a vision and that she may know where their missing loved one is--for a price, of course. Keisha's latest mark is Wendell Garfield, whose wife disappeared a week ago . She's seen him on TV, pleading for his wife to come home, or for whoever took her to let her go. Keisha tells Wendell her vision of what might have happened. Unluckily for Keisha, her vision turns out to be alarmingly close to the truth.... View more info

JOHN WAYNE: A NOVEL

By: Barden, Dan

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Anchor: 1998

Seller ID: RWARE0000038545

ISBN: 038548710X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. In this immensely captivating and imaginative novel, perfectly set at the i ntersection of fact and fiction, Dan Barden superimposes the story of John Wayne on the story of the Bardens, a family very much like his own. Frank B arden, Wayne's contractor, is an Irish Catholic from New York who has come to California in pursuit of the American dream for his wife, Lillian, and t heir three young children, Danny, Alice, and Chris. Wayne is someone the Ba r... View more info

SILK

By: Baricco, Alessandro

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Vintage: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000046222

ISBN: 0307277976

Condition: Very Good


The year is 1861. Hervé Joncour is a French merchant of silkworms, who comb s the known world for their gemlike eggs. Then circumstances compel him to travel farther, beyond the edge of the known, to a country legendary for th e quality of its silk and its hostility to foreigners: Japan.There Joncour meets a woman. They do not touch; they do not even speak. And he cannot rea d the note she sends him until he has returned to his own country. But in t he moment he does, Joncour is possessed. View more info

DEATH OF AN OLD GOAT

By: Barnard, Robert

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorpor: 1983

Seller ID: RWARE0000047303

ISBN: 0140065377

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Professor Belville-Smith had bored university audiences in England with the same lecture for fifty years. Now he was crossing the Australian continent, doing precisely the same. Never before had the reaction been so extreme, however, for shortly after an undistinguished appearance at Drummondale University, the doddering old professor is found brutally murdered. View more info

THE SENSE OF AN ENDING

By: Barnes, Julian

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Random House Export: 2014

Seller ID: RWARE0000044795

ISBN: 0099570335

Condition: Very Good


This Man Booker Prize-winning novel is now a major motion picture. A novel so compelling that it begs to be read in a single setting, The Sens e of an Ending has the psychological and emotional depth and sophistication of Henry James at his best, and is a stunning achievement in Julian Barnes 's oeuvre. This intense novel follows Tony Webster, a middle-aged man, as he contends with a past he never thought much about--until his closest childhood friends return with a vengeance: one of them from the grave, another maddeningly present. Tony thought he left this all behind as he built a life for... View more info

THE BIG DIG

By: Barnes, Linda

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000040338

ISBN: 0312989695

Condition: Very Good


Carlotta Carlyle, the six-foot-tall redheaded private investigator, thought that working undercover searching out fraud on Boston's Big Dig would be a challenging assignment. After all, the Big Dig, the creation of a central artery tunnel running beneath crowded downtown Boston is an engineering mar vel, the largest urban construction project in modern history, a fourteen-b illion- dollar boondoggle in the eyes of protesters. Playing a mild-mannere d secretary working out of a construction trailer is not quite the thrill r ide she had in mind. Carlotta decides to moonlight, taking on a missin... View more info

MY LADY OF CLEVES

By: Barnes, Margaret Campbell

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Sphere: 1976

Seller ID: RWARE0000044484

ISBN: 0722122071

Condition: Good


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SUPERJACK

By: Baron, Adam

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Not Avail: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000007038

ISBN: 0333906179

Condition: Very Good+


Having coffee with a famous footballer would be the highlight of the year f or many people. Not so for P.I. Billy Rucker. For only hours after meeting Jack DraperSuper Jack to his adoring fansBilly is standing over the brutali zed body of a girl called Alison. A girl who was Jack Draper's mistress. View more info

HAPPY FAMILY

By: Barone, Tracy

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 2016

Seller ID: RWARE0000041313

ISBN: 0316342602

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Happy Family by Tracy Barone One of these things is not like the other. That's how Cheri Matzner felt gr owing up in her adoptive family, and it's what continues to define her as s he tries to start a family of her own. Funny and fierce, desperate for conn ection yet pushing it away with both hands, she needs to jump-start a marri age in danger of flatlining and save her career from scandal. But Cheri is still contending with a complicated relationship with her parents-her aging Italian bombshell of a mother and a distant father who looms large, even i n death-unaware of the sacrifices they m... View more info

HIGH COUNTRY

By: Barr, Nevada

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Berkley: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000043524

ISBN: 0425199568

Condition: Good


It's fall in the Sierra Mountains, and Anna Pigeon is slinging hash in Yose mite National Park's historic Ahwahnee Hotel. Four young people, all season al park employees, have disappeared, and two weeks of work by crack search- and-rescue teams have failed to turn up a single clue; investigators are un sure as to whether the four went AWOL for reasons of their own - or died in the park. Needing an out-of-park ranger to work undercover, Anna is detail ed to dining room duty; but after a week of waiting tables, she knows the m issing employees are only the first indication of a sickness threaten... View more info

FLASHBACK

By: Barr, Nevada

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Putnam Adult: 2003

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000008538

ISBN: 0399149759

Condition: Fine/Fine


A highly collectible first edition, tight clean copy, protected in a new br odart wrapper, no inscriptions, unclipped dustjacket, this is not an Ex-Lib or a BCE/BOMC edition. When Anna Pigeon flees a marriage proposal for ranger service on Garden Key in Dry Tortugas National Park, she finds that the past (the island was once a prison) and the present (an exploding boat scatters unidentified body parts) are eerily conjoined. View more info

GIRLFRIEND 44 (UK EDITION)

By: Barrowcliffe, Mark

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Headline: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000001529

ISBN: 0747268142

Condition: Very Good


Girlfriend 44 supplies a sharp, sardonic study of one man's slant on relati ons between the sexes. Laddish, thirtysomething Harry is still looking for the woman of his dreams, after 43 failed attempts. When his mate Farley app arently commits suicide over a girl called Alice, Harry sets his sights on the bereaved, convinced that she's the woman of his dreams. There's just on e small catch--his best mate Gerrard is equally convinced that she's the on ly one for him and so the contest commences. A battle not so much of wits a s of puerile one-upmanship ensues as the pair project their own needs ... View more info

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THE LACE READER: A NOVEL

By: Barry, Brunonia

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000025745

ISBN: 0061624772

Condition: Very Good


In the tradition of The Thirteenth Tale, Brunonia Barry's bewitching gothic novel, The Lace Reader, is a phenomenon. Called "[a] richly imagined saga of passion, suspense, and magic" by Time Magazine, it is a haunting and rem arkable tale told by an unforgettable, if strangely unreliable narrator-a w oman from an enigmatic Salem family who can foretell the future in pa tterns of lace. The Lace Reader was a runaway New York Times bestseller-hit ting the top lists in major cities across the country, from Boston to Chica go to Los Angeles-and has immediately established debut author Bruno... View more info

BIG TROUBLE

By: Barry, Dave

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000005740

ISBN: 0425184129

Condition: Fine


Dave Barry, the only newsman to win a Pulitzer for exemplary use of words l ike booger, will please humor and crime-fiction fans alike with this racy d ebut novel. The scene is Miami. In ritzy Coconut Grove, the teen son of Eli ot, a newsman turned adman, sneaks up to spritz a cute girl with a Squirtma ster 9000 to win a high school game called Killer. Meanwhile, two hit men s neak up to kill the girl's abusive stepdad, Arthur. Arthur cheated his boss es at corrupt Penultimate, Inc., which equipped a Florida jail with automat ic garage-opener gates that accidentally freed prisoners in a lightn... View more info