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  • Henry Gee -A (Very) Short History of Life On Earth
    A (Very) Short History of Life On Earth - 9781529060584 - Sri Lanka
  • A Family Secret By Libby Ashworth | Bookstudio.Lk
  • Natalie Haynes - A Thousand ships
    A Thousand Ships by Natalie Haynes | Bookstudio.Lk

    A Thousand Ships

    This was never the story of one woman, or two. It was the story of all of them. . .

    Rs. 2,500.00
  • Be Careful What You Wish For

    Be Careful What You Wish For, the fourth instalment in Jeffrey Archer’s The Clifton Chronicles, opens with Harry Clifton and his wife Emma rushing to hospital to learn the fate of their son Sebastian, who has been involved in a fatal car accident. But who died, Sebastian or his best friend Bruno?

    When Ross Buchanan is forced to resign as chairman of the Barrington Shipping Company, Emma Clifton wants to replace him. But Don Pedro Martinez intends to install his puppet, the egregious Major Alex Fisher, in order to destroy the Barrington family firm just as the company plans to build its new luxury liner, the MV Buckingham.

    Rs. 1,500.00
  • Christa Wolf - Eulogy for the Living
  • Cometh the Hour

    Having fallen in love, Giles must decide if he should withdraw from politics to try and rescue the woman he loves from behind the Iron Curtain.

    Rs. 1,575.00
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    Conjure Women

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    Conjure Women

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    You’re free to decide your future. But how do you escape the ghosts of the past?

    A stunning debut novel with echoes of Yaa Gyasi’s Homegoing and Sara Collins’ The Confessions of Frannie Langton

    The pale-skinned, black-eyed baby is a bad omen. That’s one thing the people on the old plantation are sure of. The other is that Miss Rue – midwife, healer, crafter of curses – will know what to do.

    But for once Rue doesn’t know. Times have changed since her mother Miss May Belle held the power to influence the life and death of her fellow slaves. Freedom has come. The master’s Big House lies in ruins. But this new world brings new dangers, and Rue’s old magic may be no match for them.

    Rs. 1,290.00Rs. 1,720.00
  • Daughters Of Night - Laura Shepherd-Robinson
  • Laura Shepherd-Robinson - Daughters of Night
    Daughters Of Night : 9781509880843 | Bookstudio.Lk

    Daughters of Night – 9781509880843

    From the pleasure palaces and gin-shops of Covent Garden to the elegant townhouses of Mayfair, Laura Shepherd-Robinson’s Daughters of Night follows Caroline Corsham as she seeks justice for a murdered woman whom London society would rather forget . . .

    Rs. 2,500.00
  • History In Progress Pupil Book 3 (1901-Present)
  • Jessie Burton - The House of Fortune

    Jessie Burton – The House of Fortune

    The House of Fortune is the sequel to Jessie Burton’s million-copy bestseller The Miniaturist. Set in the golden city of Amsterdam in 1705, it is a story of fate and ambition, secrets and dreams, and one young woman’s determination to rule her own destiny.

    Rs. 3,150.00
  • Life After Life By Kate Atkinson - 9780552776639 - Bookstudio.Lk

    Life After Life

    • ISBN-13: 9780552776639
    • ISBN-10: 0552776637
    • Author: Kate Atkinson
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: BLACK SWAN
    • Published: 2014-01-30
    Rs. 1,700.00
  • Girl with the Silver Bangle

    The Girl with the Silver Bangle

    ‘Sure to delight her ever-growing legion of fans’ Dilly Court A heart-warming tale from the Queen of West Country Saga, LINDA FINLAY

    Rs. 1,850.00
  • The Lace Maiden - 9781787464407 - Sri Lanka
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    The Sins of the Father

    Rs. 2,299.00Rs. 2,420.00

    The Sins of the Father

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    Rs. 2,299.00Rs. 2,420.00
  • The Star of Kazan
  • Paul Cartledge - Thebes
    Thebes by Paul Cartledge | Bookstudio.Lk

    Thebes

    Rs. 3,060.00
  • A Gentleman in Moscow

    On 21 June 1922, Count Alexander Rostov – recipient of the Order of Saint Andrew, member of the Jockey Club, Master of the Hunt – is escorted out of the Kremlin, across Red Square and through the elegant revolving doors of the Hotel Metropol.

    Rs. 1,750.00
  • Alias Grace

    By the author of The Handmaid’s Tale *** A major NETFLIX series.

    Rs. 1,950.00
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    And the Mountains Echoed

    Afghanistan, 1952. Abdullah and his sister Pari live with their father and stepmother in the small village of Shadbagh. Their father, Saboor, is constantly in search of work and they struggle together through poverty and brutal winters.

    Rs. 1,495.00
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    Before We Were Yours

    A heartbreaking story of love and loss, based on a true story.

    Rs. 1,950.00
  • Beloved

    The world of Sethe, however, is to turn from one of love to one of violence and death – the death of Sethe’s baby daughter Beloved, whose name is the single word on the tombstone, who died at her mother’s hands, and who will return to claim retribution.

    Rs. 1,950.00
  • Best Kept Secret

    It is 1945 and the House of Lords’ vote on who should inherit the Barrington estate ends in a tie, casting a long shadow on the lives of those involved.

    Rs. 1,575.00
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    Coming Up for Air

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    On the banks of the River Seine in 1899, a young woman takes her final breath before plunging into the icy water. Although she does not know it, her decision will set in motion an astonishing chain of events. It will lead to 1950s Norway, where a grieving toy-maker is on the cusp of a transformative invention, all the way to present-day Canada where a journalist, battling a terrible disease, risks everything for one last chance to live.

    Rs. 1,750.00
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    Common Ground

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    Common Ground

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    An Evening Standard Must Read, Grazia Best Book of 2021 and Independent Debut Not to Miss ‘Beautifully written, this is a book of real hope and connection’ Stylist. A bittersweet story of coming-of-age in a divided world, in the tradition of TIN MAN or BLACK SWAN GREEN.

    Rs. 1,687.50Rs. 2,250.00
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    Concrete Rose

    From international phenomenon Angie Thomas comes a hard-hitting return to Garden Heights with the story of Maverick Carter, Starr’s father, set seventeen years before the events of the award-winning The Hate U Give.

    Rs. 1,195.00
  • Daughters Of Arabia

    Readers of Princess Sultana’s extraordinary biography Princess were gripped by her powerful indictment of women’s lives behind the veil within the royal family of Saudi Arabia. They were every bit as fascinated by the sequel, Daughters of Arabia.

    Rs. 995.00
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    Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

    Eleanor Oliphant has learned how to survive – but not how to live
    Eleanor Oliphant leads a simple life. She wears the same clothes to work every day, eats the same meal deal for lunch every day and buys the same two bottles of vodka to drink every weekend.

    Rs. 1,640.00
  • Funny Boy

    In the world of his large family – affluent Tamils living in Colombo – Arjie is an oddity, a ‘funny boy’ who prefers dressing as a girl to playing cricket with his brother.

    Rs. 1,750.00
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    Good & Evil

    November 1941. Germany is about to win the war. Only one thing still separates the Nazis from a certain victory: they must find the three remaining all-powerful swastikas and reunite them with a fourth that is safely hidden away in Himmler’s mountain stronghold.

    Rs. 1,750.00
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    Hamnet

    Rs. 2,975.00Rs. 3,500.00

    Hamnet

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    On a summer’s day in 1596, a young girl in Stratford-upon-Avon takes to her bed with a fever. Her twin brother, Hamnet, searches everywhere for help. Why is nobody at home?

    Rs. 2,975.00Rs. 3,500.00
  • Hellbound

    July 1942. Never has the outcome of the war been more uncertain. Britain might have ruled out any risk of invasion, but Stalin’s Russia is bowing under the blows of Hitler’s armies.

    Rs. 1,750.00
  • In His Fathers Footsteps By Danielle Steel | Bookstudio.Lk
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    In His Father’s Footsteps

    • ISBN-13: 9781509897148
    • ISBN-10: 1509897143
    • Author: DANIELLE STEEL
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: PAN MACMILLAN U.K
    • Published: 2018
    Rs. 1,195.00
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    Kristin Hannah – The Nightingale

    Soon to be a major motion picture, The Nightingale is a multi-million copy bestseller across the world. It is a heart-breakingly beautiful novel that celebrates the resilience of the human spirit and the endurance of women.

     

    Rs. 2,590.00
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    Louis de Bernières – Captain Corelli’s Mandolin

    A woman begins to fall in love with the Italian commander stationed on her island when her fisherman fiance goes to fight in the war.

    Rs. 1,185.00
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    Mightier than the Sword

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    Giles, his brother-in-law, a minister of the Crown, faces his own problems when a diplomatic disaster risks his bid for higher office.

    Rs. 1,575.00
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    My Name Is Red

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    The Sultan secretly commissions a great book: a celebration of his life and the Ottoman Empire, to be illuminated by the best artists of the day – in the European manner.

    Rs. 1,495.00
  • The Book of Longings

    The stunning bestseller about a woman who finds her voice and her destiny, from author of The Secret Life of Bees and The Invention of Wings

    Rs. 1,195.00
  • The Color Purple

    ‘A lush celebration of all that it means to be a black female. I love that The Color Purple doesn’t try to soften its blows but is also courageous enough to hold on to a wonderfully affirming faith in possibility, in forgiveness and kindness and hope’

    Rs. 1,650.00
  • The Four Symbols

    In a Europe on the verge of collapse, the Nazi organisation Ahnenerbe is pillaging sacred landmarks across the world. Their aim is to collect treasures with occult powers, which will help them establish the Third Reich.

    Rs. 1,750.00
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    The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto

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    At nine years old, Frankie Presto is sent to America in the bottom of a boat. His only possession is an old guitar and six precious strings.

    Rs. 1,650.00
  • The Queen's Rival | Bookstudio.Lk
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    The Queen’s Rival

    Rs. 1,462.00Rs. 1,720.00

    The Queen’s Rival

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    Rs. 1,462.00Rs. 1,720.00
  • The Secret River | Bookstudio.Lk
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    The Secret River

    Rs. 1,688.00Rs. 2,250.00

    The Secret River

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    Rs. 1,688.00Rs. 2,250.00
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    The Signature of All Things

    From the moment Alma Whittaker steps into the world, everything about life intrigues her. Instilled with an unquenchable sense of wonder by her father, a botanical explorer and the richest man in the New World, Alma is raised in a house of luxury and curiosity.

    Rs. 1,495.00
  • The Smuggler's Wife - 9781787464421 - Sri Lanka
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    The Smuggler’s Wife

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    Rs. 1,600.00