Adultos

Adultos

Libros para adultos

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  • The Accidental Further...

    It all begins with a hot air balloon trip and three bottles of champagne. Allan and Julius are ready for some spectacular views, but they’re not expecting to land in the sea and be rescued by a North Korean ship, and they could never have imagined that the captain of the ship would be harbouring a suitcase full of contraband uranium, on a nuclear weapons mission for Kim Jong-un …

    Soon Allan and Julius are at the centre of a complex diplomatic crisis involving world figures from the Swedish foreign minister to Angela Merkel and President Trump. Things are about to get very complicated …

    10,00 €
  • Heat rises (Castle...

    El extraño asesinato de un cura en un club de Nueva York abre el caso más emocionante y peligroso de los que ha tenido Nikki Heat hasta el momento, llevándola al señor de Nueva York más vicioso de las drogas, un arrogante contratista de la CIA, y a un sombrío grupo de muerte que intentará vencerla.

    12,00 €
  • Roald Dahl - Matilda

    Matilda Wormwood es una niña muy curiosa e inteligente, todo lo contrario que sus mundanos padres, que suelen ignorarla y despreciarla. Tras descubrir que posee poderes telequinésicos, llega a la conclusión de que podría usarlos para hacer el bien, ayudando a los que están en dificultades, pero también para castigar a las personas crueles y perversas.

    11,00 €
  • The Family Upstairs

    FROM THE #1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF INVISIBLE GIRL

    In a large house in London's fashionable Chelsea, a baby is awake in her cot. Well-fed and cared for, she is happily waiting for someone to pick her up.

    In the kitchen lie three decomposing corpses. Close to them is a hastily scrawled note.

    They've been dead for several days.

    Who has been looking after the baby?

    And where did they go?

    Two entangled families.
    A house with the darkest of secrets.
    A compulsive thriller from Lisa Jewell.

    12,50 €
  • Harry Potter And The...

    Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone MinaLima Edition (October 2020) will feature the studio’s signature graphic styling, gorgeous illustrations and eight interactive features to explore.

    39,00 €
  • Guinness World Records...

    Descubre todas las increibles y sorprendentes hazañas que la gente es capaz de llevar a cabo por salir en este libro oficial cada año. ¿El perro más seguido en Instagram? ¿Qué es más mortífero: los tiburones o los selfies?

    Descubre esto y mucho más en el libro Guinness de los Records del 2018

    22,50 €
  • Frankenstein - The...

    En el apogeo de la ciencia y la tecnología, Victor Frankenstein se obsesiona por la creación de un ser animado. Teoría tras teoría consiguió hacerlo realidad pero finalmente su gloria se convertiría en su mayor pesadilla.

    16,00 €
  • We are okay

    In the tradition of The Perks of Being a Wallflower comes an achingly beautiful new YA novel about grief, the enduring strength of friendship, and the healing power of kindness from the award-winning author of Hold Still. From the award-winning author of Hold Still comes an achingly beautiful novel about grief and the enduring power of friendship.

    12,00 €
  • A Monster Calls

    Un monstruo visita a Conor y busca lo más peligroso: la verdad.

    12,00 €
  • The Hobbit

    Es la primera obra que explora el universo mitológico creado por Tolkien. Dentro de dicha ficción, el argumento de El hobbit se sitúa en el año 2941 de la Tercera Edad del Sol, y narra la historia del hobbit Bilbo Bolsón, que junto con el mago Gandalf y un grupo de enanos, vive una aventura en busca del tesoro custodiado por el dragón Smaug en la Montaña Solitaria.

    12,00 €
  • Agnes Grey

    Agnes Grey is the well-educated daughter of a penniless clergyman. She is treated like a child by her family, and so she sets out to prove herself by seeking employment as a governess. However, her idealistic notions regarding the education and care of her wards are soon dashed as she battles to control the wild Bloomfield children in her first situation, and is then held in low regard by the superior Murray household.

    Drawing on Anne's own experiences, and dealing with themes such as the nature of childhood, the rise of the middle classes and the lonelisses, cruelty and ill treatment that life as a governess could entail, this novel is full of quiet passion and remains a beloved classic to this day.

    9,00 €
  • Mrs Dalloway

    'One of the most moving, revolutionary artworks of the twentieth century' Michael Cunningham

    Clarissa Dalloway, elegant and vivacious, is preparing for a party and remembering those she once loved. In another part of London, Septimus Warren Smith is suffering from shell-shock and on the brink of madness. Smith's day interweaves with that of Clarissa and her friends, their lives converging as the party reaches its glittering climax. Virginia Woolf's masterly novel, in which she perfected the interior monologue, brings past, present and future together on one momentous day in June 1923.

    11,00 €
  • Wuthering Heights

    "May you not rest, as long as I am living. You said I killed you - haunt me, then".

    Lockwood, the new tenant of Thrushcross Grange on the bleak Yorkshire moors, is forced to seek shelter one night at Wuthering Heights, the home of his landlord. There he discovers the history of the tempestuous events that took place years before: of the intense passion between the foundling Heathcliff and Catherine Earnshaw, and her betrayal of him.


    10,00 €
  • Be Careful What You...

    The fate of the Clifton family rests with one man.

    11,00 €
  • Only Time Will Tell

    A secret past. A hidden destiny. A battle for the truth. Set in Bristol and Oxford ; from 1919 through the Second World War, this is the epic tale of Harry Clifton's life.

    11,00 €
  • The Sins Of The Father

    The fate of the Clifton family rests with one man. The Clifton Chronicles is this author's most ambitious work in four decades as an international bestselling author.

    11,00 €
  • Best Kept Secret

    The fate of two families forever entwined.

    11,00 €
  • Chess

    '...a human being, an intellectual human being who constantly bends the entire force of his mind on the ridiculous task of forcing a wooden king into the corner of a wooden board, and does it without going mad!'

    Stefan Zweig

    7,25 €
  • The Guernsey Literary...

    "" I wonder how the book got to Guernsey? Perhaps there is some sort of secret homing instinct in books that brings them to their perfect readers." "January 1946: London is emerging from the shadow of the Second World War, and writer Juliet Ashton is looking for her next book subject. Who could imagine that she would find it in a letter from a man she's never met, a native of the island of Guernsey, who has come across her name written inside a book by Charles Lamb....

    13,00 €
  • Cometh The Hour

    This book opens with the reading of a suicide note, which has devastating consequences for Harry and Emma Clifton, Giles Barrington and Lady Virginia. Giles must decide if he should withdraw from politics and try to rescue Karin, the woman he loves, from behind the Iron Curtain. But is Karin truly in love with him, or is she a spy? Lady Virginia is facing bankruptcy, and can see no way out of her financial problems, until she is introduced to the hapless Cyrus T. Grant III from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Sebastian Clifton is now the Chief Executive of Farthings Bank and a workaholic, whose personal life is thrown into disarray when he falls for Priya, a beautiful Indian girl whose parents have already chosen the man she is going to marry...

    11,00 €
  • Mightier Than The Sword

    History is written by few, fought for by many.

    This book opens with an IRA bomb exploding during the MV Buckingham's maiden voyage across the Atlantic - but how many passengers lose their lives?

    Clifton Chronicles continue in this, his most accomplished novel to date. With all the twists and turns that have made him one of the world's most popular authors, the story of the Clifton and the Barrington families continues.

    11,00 €
  • Her Kind

    One night, a woman finds refuge with her daughter in the household of a childhood friend, Alice Kytler. She is the town’s wealthiest citixen, but the memory of a shared past persuades her to shelter them. She gives her former companion a new name, Petronelle, a job as a servant, and warns her to hide their old connection. But in aligning herself with a powerful woman, Petronelle realices than she and her child are in more danger than they ever faced in the savage countryside ... Alice has a deadly enemy. When she understands the destruction Alice’s enemy is ready to unleash, is it too late?

    “A story of loss, ambition, misogyny, family love and what it means to belong ... evocative and atmospheric” - Irish Times

    18,00 €
  • World's Best Travel...

    Discover the best of the world, travel to experience what is authentic, incomparable, and distinctive in the world. This world fuels the wanderlust of anyone who dreams of seeing the world's most extraordinary places.

    35,00 €
  • The Vanishing Half

    The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community and running away at age sixteen, it’s not just the shape of their daily lives that is different as adults, it’s everything: their families, their communities, their racial identities. Ten years later, one sister lives with her black daughter in the same southern town she once tried to escape. The other secretly passes for white, and her white husband knows nothing of her past. Still, even separated by so many miles and just as many lies, the fates of the twins remain intertwined. What will happen to the next generation, when their own daughters’ storylines intersect?

    14,95 €
  • The Color Purple

    Set in the deep American South between the wars, The Color Purple is the classic tale of Celie, a young black girl born into poverty and segregation.

    Raped repeatedly by the man she calls ‘father’, she has two children taken away from her, is separated from her beloved sister Nettie and is trapped into an ugly marriage.

    But then she meets the glamorous Shug Avery, singer and magic-maker – a woman who has taken charge of her own destiny. Gradually Celie discovers the power and joy of her own spirit, freeing her from her past and reuniting her with those she loves.

    14,00 €
  • Hamnet

    Hamnet is a novel inspired by the son of a famous playwright, a story of the bond between twins, and of a marriage pushed to the brink by grief. It is also the story of a kestrel and its mistress; flea that boards a ship in Alexandria; and a glovemaker's son who flouts convention in pursuit of the woman he loves. Above all, it is a tender and unforgettable reimagining of a boy whose life has been all but forgotten, but whose name was given to one of the most celebrated plays ever written.

    12,75 €
  • Lord of the Flies

    Urdida en torno a la situación límite de una treintena de muchachos en una isla desierta, El Señor de las Moscas es una magnífica novela que admite lecturas diferentes e incluso opuestas.

    12,00 €
  • Sunset Song

    Faced with a choice between a harsh farming life and the world of books and learning, Chris Guthrie chooses to remain in her rural community, bound by her intense love of the land. But everything changes with the arrival of the First World War and Chris finds her land altered beyond recognition. In lyrical prose, Sunset Song evokes village life in the early twentieth century and offers a powerful portrait of a land and people in turmoil.

    16,50 €
  • Mrs. Dalloway

    A stunning new edition of Virginia Woolf's engulfing portrait of one day in a woman's life, featuring a new foreword by Jenny Offill, the New York Times bestselling author of Weather and Dept. of Speculation

    A Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition

    15,75 €
  • Small Pleasures

    1957, the suburbs of South East London. Jean Swinney is a journalist on a local paper, trapped in a life of duty and disappointment from which there is no likelihood of escape.

    When a young woman, Gretchen Tilbury, contacts the paper to claim that her daughter is the result of a virgin birth, it is down to Jean to discover whether she is a miracle or a fraud.

    As the investigation turns her quiet life inside out, Jean is suddenly given an unexpected chance at friendship, love and - possibly - happiness.

    But there will, inevitably, be a price to pay.

    Book of the Year for: The Times, Daily Telegraph, Evening Standard, Daily Express, Metro, Spectator, Red Magazine and Good Housekeeping

    12,75 €
  • The Middle Earth...

    Deluxe boxed set of pocket edition hardbacks featuring J.R.R. Tolkien’s most popular worksThe Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. Treasured by readers of all ages, these works of fantasy, magic and otherworldliness have sold more than 150 million copies around the world. 

    This boxed set, published to mark the 80th anniversary of the publication of The Hobbit, offers readers a new opportunity to discover Tolkien’s remarkable world of Middle-earth and to follow the complete story of Bilbo Baggins and the Hobbits’ part in the epic quest for the Ring – beginning with Bilbo’s fateful visit from Gandalf and culminating in the dramatic climax between Frodo and Gollum atop Mount Doom and Bilbo’s departure to the Grey Havens.

    59,50 €
  • Excellent Women

    Mildred Lathbury is one of those ‘excellent women’ who is often taken for granted. She is a godsend, ‘capable of dealing with most of the stock situations of life – birth, marriage, death, the successful jumble sales, the garden fete spoilt by bad weather’.

    As such, she often gets herself embroiled in other people’s lives – especially those of her glamorous new neighbours, the Napiers, whose marriage seems to be on the rocks. One cannot take sides in these matters, though it is tricky, especially as Mildred, teetering on the edge of spinsterhood, has a soft spot for dashing young Rockingham Napier.

    This is Barbara Pym’s world at its funniest and most touching.

    16,95 €
  • Quidditch Through the...

    This brand new edition of the most famous sports book in the wizarding world pairs J.K. Rowling's original text, with gorgeous jacket art by Jonny Duddle and line illustrations throughout by Tomislav Tomic. A contribution from the sale of each book will go to Comic Relief.

    9,99 €