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Bluffers Guide to Bukowski

THE BLUFFER’S BUKOWSKI

Or seven things you mightn't know about America's beat generation hero. Charles Bukowski is one of America's best-known contemporary writers of poetry and prose, and, many would claim, its most influential and imitated poet. 
 

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To celebrate publication of The Seed Collectors, we're offering you the chance to buy any book by Scarlett Thomas and choose another completely free when you order by 13 July*. Simply add your chosen books to your basket and the lower-priced title will be discounted during checkout. 


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Ray Winstone on his new memoir

Ray Winstone

At this exclusive event to launch his autobiography, Young Winstone, Ray Winstone reveals how growing up in the working-class East End of London, a successful amateur boxing career, and a rebellious adolescence, led him to become one of the most charismatic actors of his generation and a beloved British icon.
 

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Things We Have in Common Trailer

Things We Have in Common


Yasmin would give anything to have a friend... and do anything to keep one. Tasha Kavanagh's gripping debut novel, Things We Have in Common is out now – read an extract or watch the trailer.

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The Bluffer's Guide

CHARLES BUKOWSKI

The bluffer's Bukowski or Seven things you mightn't know about America's Beat Generation hero.

Mr Holmes

Mr Holmes

MITCH CULLIN

Read an extract from Mr Holmes, by Mitch Cullin; now a major film starring Ian McKellen.

Postcard from Shetland

Postcard from the edge of the world

CANONGATE

Inspired by Hamish Haswell-Smith's The Scottish Islands, our Campaigns Assistant Helen sent us this postcard.

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'The Seed Collectors is entrancing: it's a sharply observed contemporary novel of real people and real plants and real desire and real hurt, and it's somehow also one of the sharpest fantasies I've encountered.' Neil Gaiman

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'A witty introduction to present-day vampire lore... Highly recommended.' Observer 

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'The novel exploded my expectations and became unlike anything I've ever read . . . hilarious . . . A wry, smart companion on any day. It's warm, it has a heartbeat and a pulse. This is a book that is painfully alive.' The New York Times Book Review

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