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Ladder Of Years
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Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine
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The Love Letter
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Mythos
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Convenience Store Woman
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The Immortalists
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Munich
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Origin
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The Break
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The Rooster Bar
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Lullaby
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Three Things About Elsie
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Surprise Me
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Little Fires Everywhere
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Men Without Women
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The Tattooist of Auschwitz
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Warlight
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Clock Dance
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When The Curtain Falls
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Washington Black
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The Temptation of Gracie
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Why Mummy Swears
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The Water Cure
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Everything Under
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Our Friends in Berlin
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Forever and a Day
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The Mars Room
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How to be Famous
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So Much Life Left Over
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Crudo
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The Shepherd's Hut
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In Our Mad and Furious City
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Breakout at Stalingrad
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Forest Dark
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Cassandra at the Wedding
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Red Sky at Noon
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Go, Went, Gone
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The Extra Man
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A Long Way From Home
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Gnomon
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This Could Change Everything
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First Person
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The Greek Escape
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Last Letter Home
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The Lightkeeper's Daughters
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Cottage by the Sea
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Where The Light Gets In
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A Ladder to the Sky
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Prague Spring
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Now We Shall Be Entirely Free
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All Among the Barley
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The Good Fight
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I Am Heathcliff
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Suicide Club
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The House of Shadows
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Days of Awe
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Adjustment Day
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Hold
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There There
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The Lost Letters of William Woolf
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Firefly
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Florida
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A Woman's Fortune
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Never Anyone But You
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Homecomings
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Waterstones Fiction Book of the Month

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Anne Tyler has to be one of the world’s greatest living storytellers. Inspired by the knowing perfection of her latest work Clock Dance, we’ve plundered Tyler’s extraordinary backlist to present her 1995 novel Ladder of Years. Forty-year-old Cordelia Grinstead abruptly discards her family to build a new identity: a typically unshowy but typically sublime Tyler strips away at the accumulation of Cordelia’s experience, asking us to consider the decisions we make ourselves. How much is free will? How many dreams do we cast aside?

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Middle England
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The Labyrinth of the Spirits
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The Silence of the Girls
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Sea Prayer
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Take Nothing With You
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Tombland
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War of the Wolf
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Killing Commendatore
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Paris Echo
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Heads You Win
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Love is Blind
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Past Tense
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Melmoth
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Kill 'Em All
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Transcription
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The Ghost Tree
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The End
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Lost Empress
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A Spark of Light
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How Do You Like Me Now?
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How to be Famous
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The Burning Chambers
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Forever and a Day
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An Unsuitable Match
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Love is Blind
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Circe
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Sail Away
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The Perfectly Imperfect Woman
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Why Mummy Swears
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Almost Love
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The Handmaid's Tale
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Rebecca
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How to Stop Time
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How Hard Can It Be?
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Less
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Call Me By Your Name
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A Gentleman in Moscow
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My Absolute Darling
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Home Fire
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The Dreams of Bethany Mellmoth
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The Beautiful Summer
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History of Wolves
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Manhattan Beach
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The Sparsholt Affair
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A Time of Love and Tartan
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Conversations with Friends
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Heartburn
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The Music Shop
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All the Light We Cannot See
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The Sea, The Sea
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Brave New World
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The God of Small Things
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Rebecca
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One Hundred Years of Solitude
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
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The Catcher in the Rye
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A chair, a table, a lamp. Above, on the  white ceiling, a relief ornament in the shape of a wreath, and in the centre of it a blank space, plastered over, like the place in a face where the eye has been taken out. There must have been a chandelier, once. They’ve removed anything you could tie a rope to.

Offred lives in The Republic of Gilead, to some a utopian vision of the future, a place of safety, a place where everyone has a purpose, a function. But The Republic of Gilead offers Offred only one function: to breed.

If she deviates, she will, like dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to die slowly of radiation sickness. But even a repressive state cannot obliterate desire - neither Offred's nor that of the two men on which her future hangs.

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The Power
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Gather the Daughters
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Kindred
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Station Eleven
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Divided Kingdom
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The Road
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Harvest
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The Left Hand of Darkness
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Brave New World
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Fahrenheit 451
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The End We Start From
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Gnomon
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Cat's Cradle
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Fight Club
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Shantaram
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Norwegian Wood
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