British literature

Books

Agatha Christie

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

When a widow is found after an apparent suicide, and her fiancé Roger Ackroyd is later discovered stabbed in his study, Hercule Poirot is on the case. But the deaths are more complicated than they first seem…
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John Le Carré

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

There is a double agent amongst the hierarchy of British intelligence. Retired senior officer George Smiley is requested to take on the investigation.
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Arthur Conan Doyle

The Hound of the Baskervilles

A Sherlock Holmes mystery. Holmes and Watson investigate the death of Sir Charles Baskerville and its supposed link to a hellish hound of legend.
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Philip Pullman

Northern Lights

A young girl and her metamorphosizing fauna-counterpart go on an expedition across the breadth of her world to save her guardian, with the help of an instrument infused with magic: a golden compass.
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Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice

A timeless romance that isn't based on first encounters.
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Chris Power

Mothers

A collection of short stories focusing on relationships and memories.
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Charles Dickens

Great Expectations

Coming-of-age tale of a poor orphan who climbs the social ladder and lusts after an apathetic girl.
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