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Jul 6 2020:Bernardine Evaristo - Girl, Woman, Other
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Jun 8 2020:Deborah Levy - Hot Milk
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May 4 2020:Hilary Mantel - Bring Up the Bodies
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Apr 6 2020:Fatima Bhutto - The Shadow of the Crescent Moon
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Mar 8 2020:Leïla Slimani - Lullaby
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Feb 3 2020:Petina Gappah - The Book of Memory
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Jan 8 2020:Naomi Alderman - The Power
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Dec 9 2019:Jenny Erpenbeck - Visitation
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Nov 5 2019:David Nicholls - Us
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Oct 7 2019:Héctor Abad - Oblivion
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Sep 9 2019:Ann Cleeves - Raven Black
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Aug 5 2019:Chigozie Obioma - The Fishermen
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Jul 1 2019:Andrea Levy - Small Island
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Jun 3 2019:Siri Hustvedt - What I Loved
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May 8 2019:Donna Leon - Death at La Fenice
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Apr 8 2019:Tessa Hadley - The Past
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Mar 5 2019:Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o - A Grain of Wheat
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Feb 4 2019:JoJo Moyes - Me Before You
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Jan 5 2019:Lee Child - Killing Floor
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Dec 1 2018:Chan Koonchung - The Fat Years
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Nov 5 2018:Lijia Zhang: Lotus
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Oct 6 2018:Kate Atkinson: Life After Life
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Sep 2 2018:James Ellroy - American Tabloid
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Aug 5 2018:Hilary Mantel: Bring Up the Bodies
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Jul 8 2018:Anuradha Roy: An Atlas of Impossible Longing
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Jun 6 2018:Amy Bloom: Away
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May 14 2018:Sarah Waters: Tipping the Velvet
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May 14 2018:Celeste Ng
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Mar 12 2018:Junot Diaz: The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
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Feb 4 2018:Jackie Kay: Trumpet
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Jan 8 2018:Agatha Christie
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Dec 3 2017:Richard Flanagan: Narrow Road to the Deep North
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Nov 5 2017:Alan Hollinghurst: The Line of Beauty
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Oct 9 2017:Jane Gardam - Old Filth
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Sep 3 2017:Sebastian Barry - The Secret Scripture
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Aug 6 2017:Delphine de Vigan - No and Me
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Jul 5 2017:Tim Winton - Cloudstreet
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Jun 5 2017:Jeffrey Archer - Kane and Abel
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May 7 2017:Derek Walcott - Omeros
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Apr 24 2017:Robert Harris - Imperium
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Apr 24 2017:Joël Dicker - The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair
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Apr 24 2017:Laura Restrepo - Delirium
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Jan 8 2017:Karl Ove Knausgaard - A Death in the Family
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Nov 29 2016:Margaret Drabble - The Millstone
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Nov 8 2016:Crime and Punishment
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Oct 1 2016:Anne Enright - The Gathering
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Sep 16 2016:DBC Pierre - Vernon God Little
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Jul 2 2016:Juan Gabriel Vasquez - The Sound of Things Falling
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Jun 4 2016:Tan Twan Eng - The Garden of Evening Mists
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May 11 2016:Charlotte Brontë - Jane Eyre
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Apr 12 2016:Nuruddin Farah - Maps
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Mar 6 2016:Judith Kerr - When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit
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Feb 4 2016:Cees Nooteboom - The Following Story
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Jan 2 2016:Elizabeth Gilbert: Eat, Pray, Love
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Dec 17 2015:Leila Aboulela - Minaret
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Nov 8 2015:Jonathan Franzen - Freedom
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Oct 3 2015:Deborah Moggach - Tulip Fever
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Sep 5 2015:Andrey Kurkov - Death and the Penguin
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Aug 3 2015:Jeanette Winterson - Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
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Jul 7 2015:Mark Haddon - The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
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Jun 7 2015:Yasmina Khadra - The Swallows of Kabul
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May 2 2015:Marian Keyes - Rachel's Holiday
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Apr 19 2015:Guenter Grass - The Tin Drum
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Apr 4 2015:JD Salinger - The Catcher In The Rye
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Mar 8 2015:Anne Tyler
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Feb 1 2015:William Gibson
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Jan 4 2015:Daniel Kehlmann
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Dec 7 2014:Marilynne Robinson
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Nov 1 2014:Herman Koch
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Oct 4 2014:Kathy Reichs - Deja Dead
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Sep 6 2014:Pat Barker - Regeneration
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Aug 2 2014:Janice Galloway
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Jul 5 2014:Jostein Gaarder
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Jun 7 2014:Per Petterson
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May 31 2014:Maya Angelou - I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
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May 3 2014:Harlan Coben
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Apr 5 2014:Malorie Blackman: Noughts and Crosses
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Mar 1 2014:Elif Shafak - The Forty Rules of Love
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Feb 1 2014:Christos Tsiolkas
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Jan 4 2014:Pat Barker
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Dec 7 2013:Brian Aldiss
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Nov 2 2013:Albert Camus - The Outsider
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Oct 5 2013:Jhumpa Lahiri
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Sep 7 2013:Neil Gaiman
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Aug 3 2013:Ahdaf Soueif - The Map of Love
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Jul 6 2013:Amit Chaudhuri
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Jun 1 2013:Mohsin Hamid
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May 4 2013:World Book Club: The Great Gatsby
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Apr 6 2013:John Grisham - A Time To Kill
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Mar 2 2013:Romesh Gunesekera - Reef
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Feb 2 2013:David Mitchell - Cloud Atlas
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Jan 5 2013:Jane Austen - Pride and Prejudice
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Dec 1 2012:CK Stead - My Name Was Judas
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Nov 3 2012:Paul Auster - New York Trilogy
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Oct 6 2012:Javier Marias - A Heart So White
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Sep 1 2012:Jodi Picoult - My Sister's Keeper
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Jun 2 2012:Jeanette Winterson - Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit
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May 26 2012:Amitav Ghosh - The Shadow Lines
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May 19 2012:Howard Jacobson - The Finkler Question
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May 12 2012:Andrea Levy - Small Island
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May 5 2012:Peter Ackroyd - Hawksmoor
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Apr 7 2012:Toni Morrison - Beloved
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Mar 3 2012:Jonathan S Foer - Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
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Feb 4 2012:Charles Dickens - Great Expectations
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Jan 7 2012:Witi Ihimaera - The Whale Rider
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Dec 3 2011:Penelope Lively - Moon Tiger
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Nov 5 2011:David Grossman - To the End of the Land
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Oct 1 2011:Lionel Shriver - We Need To Talk About Kevin
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Sep 3 2011:Hisham Matar - In The Country Of Men
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Aug 6 2011:Colm Toibin - Brooklyn
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Jul 2 2011:Henning Mankell - Faceless Killers
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Jun 4 2011:Val McDermid - A Place of Execution
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May 7 2011:Boris Akunin - The Winter Queen
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Apr 2 2011:Jo Nesbo - The Redbreast
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Mar 5 2011:Javier Cercas - Soldiers Of Salamis
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Feb 5 2011:PJ O'Rourke - Eat The Rich
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Jan 1 2011:Bernhard Schlink - The Reader
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Dec 4 2010:Damon Galgut - The Good Doctor
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Nov 6 2010:Kamila Shamsie - Burnt Shadows
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Oct 2 2010:Barbara Kingsolver
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Jul 3 2010:World Book Club: Carlos Ruiz Zafon
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Jun 5 2010:World Book Club: David Mitchell
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May 1 2010:World Book Club: Richard Ford
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Apr 3 2010:World Book Club: J.M.G. Le Clezio
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Mar 6 2010:World Book Club: John Boyne
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Feb 6 2010:World Book Club: Andrea Levy
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Jan 2 2010:Kiran Desai
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Dec 5 2009:World Book Club: James Ellroy
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Nov 7 2009:World Book Club: Alaa Al Aswany
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Oct 3 2009:World Book Club: Gunter Grass
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Jul 9 2009:World Book Club: Lionel Shriver
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Jun 4 2009:Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - Half of a Yellow Sun
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Apr 30 2009:Nawal El Saadawi - Woman At Point Zero
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Apr 3 2009:Episode 1
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Mar 7 2009:Mohsin Hamid - The Reluctant Fundamentalist
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Feb 9 2009:Episode 1
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Feb 9 2009:Toni Morrison - Beloved
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Dec 16 2008:Derek Walcott
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Nov 18 2008:Episode 1
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Sep 30 2008:Annie Proulx
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Aug 27 2008:26/08/2008
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Jul 30 2008:Chinua Achebe
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Jun 25 2008:John Irving
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May 27 2008:28/05/2008
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May 2 2008:Sebastian Faulks
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Apr 1 2008:Jane Smiley
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Feb 28 2008:Patricia Cornwell
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Jan 31 2008:Edna O'Brien
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Dec 25 2007:Umberto Eco
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Nov 28 2007:Sara Paretsky
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Nov 2 2007:Michael Ondaatje
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Sep 25 2007:Armistead Maupin
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Jun 26 2007:Thomas Keneally: Schindler's Ark
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Jun 7 2007:Richard Dawkins
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May 29 2007:Wole Soyinka
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Apr 29 2007:Mario Vargas Llosa
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Apr 29 2007:Irvine Welsh
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Mar 1 2007:Iain Banks
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Jan 29 2007:Yann Martel: Life of Pi
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Jan 18 2007:Rose Tremain - Restoration
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Dec 27 2006:William Boyd - Brazzaville Beach
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Dec 25 2006:John Le Carre
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Oct 31 2006:Frank McCourt
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Oct 6 2006:Arnold Wesker
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Aug 28 2006:Ian Rankin
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Jul 25 2006:Joanna Trollope
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May 30 2006:Kurt Vonnegut
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Apr 25 2006:Orhan Pamuk
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Mar 25 2006:Alexander McCall Smith
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Feb 9 2006:Scott Turow
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Jan 5 2006:Louis De Bernieres - Captain Corelli's Mandolin
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Nov 17 2005:Philip Pullman
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Oct 7 2005:Maya Angelou
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Oct 1 2005:Salman Rushdie
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Aug 27 2005:Andre Brink
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Jul 23 2005:Joyce Carol Oates
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Jun 15 2005:Carlos Fuentes
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May 28 2005:Nick Hornby
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May 9 2005:Vikram Seth - A Suitable Boy
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Mar 26 2005:Ian McEwan - Atonement
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Feb 19 2005:Zadie Smith
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Jan 25 2005:PD James
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Dec 12 2004:Paulo Coelho - The Alchemist
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Nov 4 2004:Kazuo Ishiguro
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Sep 30 2004:Anita Desai - Fasting, Feasting
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Sep 13 2004:Roddy Doyle
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Sep 2 2004:Amoz Oz
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Jul 29 2004:Gillian Slovo
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May 20 2004:Tracy Chevalier
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Mar 23 2004:AS Byatt - Possession
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Feb 24 2004:Martin Cruz Smith
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Jan 29 2004:Amy Tan
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Nov 26 2003:Isabelle Allende - The House of Spirits
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Oct 23 2003:Frederick Forsyth - The Day of the Jackal
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Sep 25 2003:Peter Carey
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Aug 28 2003:Ruth Rendell - A Judgement in Stone
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Jul 31 2003:Julian Barnes
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Jun 14 2003:Jung Chang
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May 29 2003:Terry Pratchett - The Colour of Magic
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Apr 8 2003:Margaret Atwood
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Feb 11 2003:Doris Lessing (link not available)
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Feb 3 2003:Hanif Kureishi (link not available)
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Jan 4 2003:V S Naipaul - A House for Mr Biswas (link not available)
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Dec 31 2002:Ben Okri (link not available)
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Dec 2 2002:Arundhati Roy - The God of Small Things (link not available)
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Oct 8 2002:Martin Amis - Money: A Suicide Note (link not available)
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Aug 27 2002:Stephen King (link not available)
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Aug 13 2002:Garrison Keillor - Lake Wobegon Days (link not available)
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Jul 27 2002:David Hare (link not available)
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Jul 4 2002:Maya Angelou (link not available)
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Feb 5 2002:Chenjerai Hove - Ancestors (link not available)
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Jan 15 2002:Bahaa Taher (link not available)
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Jan 10 2002:Iain Sinclair (link not available)
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