Back to home page - News From Nowhere Radical & Community Bookshop

News From Nowhere Radical & Community Bookshop

not-for-profit - a workers'co-op - committed to social justice | 96 Bold Street, Liverpool L1 4HY - 0151 708 7270

Writers by Surname - O - Looking for books by a particular author? Use www.newsfromnowhere.co.uk instead - it's a complete database of ALL books in print in the UK.

Related category: Fiction

The website can't tell you if a book is in the shop or not, & though we do our best to keep information up to date, occasionally prices may change a little - so if you would like to check any information before ordering a book, call us or use the enquiry links to ask

Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 77 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book The Freedom Artist by Ben Okri
    The Freedom Artist - by Ben Okri

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781788549615 | ISBN 10: 1788549619

    One of 2019's most anticipated novels in The Times, Irish Times and Guardian. "Where fiction's master of enchantments stares down a real horror, and without blinking or flinching, produces a work of beauty, grace and uncommon power"(Marlon James, ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Girl by Edna O
    Girl - by Edna O'Brien

    £16.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780571341160 | ISBN 10: 0571341160

    The new novel by the legendary Edna O’Brien, author of The Country Girls (dramatised on BBC Radio 4 in August 2019).  Captured, abducted and married into Boko Haram, the narrator of this story witnesses and suffers the horrors of a communit ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book This Hostel Life by Melatu Uche Okorie
    This Hostel Life - by Melatu Uche Okorie

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780349012902 | ISBN 10: 0349012903

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE AN POST IRISH BOOK AWARDS SUNDAY INDEPENDENT NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR  This Hostel Life tells the stories of migrant women in a hidden Ireland. From a day in the life of women queuing for basic supplies in an Irish direct prov ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Warlight by Michael Ondaatje
    Warlight - by Michael Ondaatje

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781784708344 | ISBN 10: 1784708348

    **LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2018** **FINALIST FOR THE 2018 LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK PRIZE**  It is 1945, and London is still reeling from the Blitz. 14-year-old Nathaniel and his sister, Rachel, are apparently abandoned by their parents, ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book A River in the Trees by Jacqueline O’Mahony
    A River in the Trees - by Jacqueline O’Mahony

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781787473553 | ISBN 10: 1787473554

    Two women. Two stories. One hundred years of secrets.  A sweeping novel of love, loss, family and history for readers who love Maggie O’Farrell, John Boyne and Donal Ryan.   1919 Ireland is about to be torn apart by the War of ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Norma by Sofi Oksanen
    Norma - by Sofi Oksanen

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781782399780 | ISBN 10: 178239978x

    From the internationally acclaimed author of Purge and When the Doves Disappeared, comes a deliciously dark family drama that is a searing portrait of both the exploitation of women’s bodies and the extremes to which people will go for the sake of ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Blue Light Yokohama by Nicolás Obregón
    Blue Light Yokohama - by Nicolás Obregón

    £7.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781405926898 | ISBN 10: 1405926899

    Inspired by a blistering real-life murder, Blue Light Yokohama's Inspector Iwata is perfect for fans of Jo Nesbo's Harry Hole.  THE MURDERER'S IN YOUR HOUSE... A family of four are found murdered in their own home. A painted black sun is left dr ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book A Book of American Martyrs by Joyce Carol Oates
    A Book of American Martyrs - by Joyce Carol Oates

    £9.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780008221713 | ISBN 10: 0008221715

    Two families.   Two faces of America.   One violent crime that will bitterly divide them and yet bind them together forever. "A magnificent story of two broken families"(Independent) "Page-turning, gripping, full of unexpected twi ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Country Girls Trilogy by Edna O
    The Country Girls Trilogy - by Edna O'Brien

    £9.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780571330539 | ISBN 10: 0571330533

    The Country Girls and its sequels, The Lonely Girl and Girls in their Married Bliss, changed the temperature of Irish literature in the 1960s and inspired generation after generation of readers and writers.  The passion, artistry and courage of ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book King Goshawk and the Birds by Eimar O
    King Goshawk and the Birds - by Eimar O'Duffy

    £14.50   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781943150205 | ISBN 10: 1943150206

    Originally published in 1926, King Goshawk and the Birds is the first installment of O’Duffy’s Cuanduine trilogy, which also included The Spacious Adventures of the Man in the Street (1928) and Asses in Clover (1933).  Set in a future wor ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Welcome to Lagos by Chibundu Onuzo
    Welcome to Lagos - by Chibundu Onuzo

    £8.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780571268955 | ISBN 10: 0571268951

    When army officer Chike Ameobi is ordered to kill innocent civilians, he knows that it is time to leave. As he travels towards Lagos, he becomes the leader of a new platoon, a band of runaways who share his desire for a better life.   Their arriva ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Lonely Hearts Hotel by Heather O
    The Lonely Hearts Hotel - by Heather O'Neill

    £16.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781849163354 | ISBN 10: 1849163359

    A novel about childhood damage and the redemptive power of art from an author twice listed for the Women's Prize and the Giller Prize.   The Lonely Hearts Hotel is a love story with a difference. Set throughout the roaring twenties, it is a ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Judas by Amoz Oz
    Judas - by Amoz Oz

    £8.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781784701956 | ISBN 10: 1784701955

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER INTERNATIONAL PRIZE 2017   Amos Oz's first major novel in a decade – since A Tale of Love and Darkness, which sold over 2 million copies worldwide.   Shmuel – a young, idealistic student – has abandoned his ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Graveyard Clay / Cré na Cille by Máirtín Ó Cadhain
    Graveyard Clay / Cré na Cille - by Máirtín Ó Cadhain

    £10.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780300227062 | ISBN 10: 030022706x

    A brilliant new translation of Ó Cadhain’s modern Irish literature masterpiece, meant to spark debate and comparison with Alan Titley's Dirty Dust, now with bonus materials on its history, reception, interpretations, adaptations, and more.  ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Day Ends Like Any Day by Timothy Ogene
    The Day Ends Like Any Day - by Timothy Ogene

    £9.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781910688298 | ISBN 10: 1910688290

    Sam, a young Nigerian whose father only speaks to the children once he has taken on enough alcohol, and whose mother won’t accept that Sam is different from his siblings, is formed by the people he meets, the gay young man he cannot rescue from his ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book What is Not Yours is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi
    What is Not Yours is Not Yours - by Helen Oyeyemi

    £7.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781447299394 | ISBN 10: 1447299396

    The stories collected in What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours are linked by more than the exquisitely winding prose of their creator: Helen Oyeyemi's ensemble cast of characters slip from the pages of their own stories only to surface in another.   ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Woman Next Door by Yewande Omotoso
    The Woman Next Door - by Yewande Omotoso

    £8.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781784701376 | ISBN 10: 1784701378

    Hortensia and Marion are next door neighbours in a charming, bougainvillea-laden Cape Town suburb.  One is black, one white. Both are successful women with impressive careers behind them. Both have recently been widowed. Both are in their eighti ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Maker of Swans by Paraic O’Donnell
    The Maker of Swans - by Paraic O’Donnell

    £8.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781474601030 | ISBN 10: 1474601030

    The Night Circus meets The Tiger's Wife meets Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell in this magical and mysterious gothic debut.   'It is no small matter, after all, to create something - to make it so only by setting down the words. We forget the ma ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Under the Udala Trees by Chinelo Okparanta
    Under the Udala Trees - by Chinelo Okparanta

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781847088383 | ISBN 10: 1847088384

    One day in 1968, at the height of the Biafran civil war, Ijeoma's father is killed and her world is transformed forever. Separated from her grief-stricken mother, she meets another young lost girl, Amina, and the two become inseparable. Theirs is a r ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Book of Phoenix by Nnedi Okorafor
    The Book of Phoenix - by Nnedi Okorafor

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781444762808 | ISBN 10: 144476280x

    The stunning stand-alone prequel to the World Fantasy Award-winning Who Fears Death by the author of Lagoon.   ***SHORTLISTED FOR THE ARTHUR C. CLARKE AWARD***   They call her many things - a research project, a test-subject, a specimen ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma
    The Fishermen - by Chigozie Obioma

    £7.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780957548862 | ISBN 10: 0957548869

    LONGLISTED FOR THE 2015 MAN BOOKER PRIZE In this dazzling debut novel, four young brothers in a small Nigerian town encounter a madman, whose prophecy of violence threatens the core of their family Told from the point of view of nine-year ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The World Is {Not} a Cold, Dead Place by Nathan O
    The World Is {Not} a Cold, Dead Place - by Nathan O'Hagan

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780955469992 | ISBN 10: 0955469996

    I have developed a detachment from the rest of the human race. I don't fear them. I don't consider myself above them. It's just that I genuinely loathe them. There is no reason. I wasn't abused as a child. There were no traumatic events in adolescenc ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi
    Boy, Snow, Bird - by Helen Oyeyemi

    £7.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781447237143 | ISBN 10: 1447237145

    The fifth novel from award-winning author Helen Oyeyemi, who was named in 2013 as one of Granta's best of young British novelists. A retelling of the Snow White myth, Boy, Snow, Bird is a deeply moving novel about an unbreakable bond... BOY Nov ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Age of Magic by Ben Okri
    The Age of Magic - by Ben Okri

    £7.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781784081485 | ISBN 10: 1784081485

    'The Age of Magic has begun. Unveil your eyes.' Eight weary film-makers, travelling from Paris to Basel, arrive at a small Swiss hotel on the shores of a luminous lake. Above them, strewn with lights that twinkle in the darkness, looms the tower ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Miss Emily by Nuala O
    Miss Emily - by Nuala O'Connor

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781910124550 | ISBN 10: 1910124559

    The Dickinson household is saved from domestic chaos with the arrival of Ada Concannon, a "neat little Irish person, fresh off the boat". Amherst in the 1800's is a pastoral environment for the homesick young maid who finds in the gifted middle chil ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Thrill of it All by Joseph O
    The Thrill of it All - by Joseph O'Connor

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780099481539 | ISBN 10: 0099481537

    A captivating novel filled with music, friendship and teenage dreams, from the bestselling author of Ghost Light and Star of the Sea.  At college in 1980s Luton, Robbie Goulding, an Irish-born teenager, meets the elusive Fran Mulvey, an orpha ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Dust by Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor
    Dust - by Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781783781317 | ISBN 10: 1783781319

    Kenya, 2007. Odidi Oganda, running for his life, is gunned down in the streets of Nairobi. His sister, Ajany, and their father bring his body back home, to a crumbling colonial house in northern Kenya. But the peace they seek is hard to find: the mur ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Dept. of Speculation by Jenny Offill
    Dept. of Speculation - by Jenny Offill

    £7.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781847088741 | ISBN 10: 1847088740

    They used to send each other letters. The return address was always the same: Dept. of Speculation.   They used to be young, brave, and giddy with hopes for their future. They got married, had a child, and skated through all the small calamiti ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Dangerous Love by Ben Okri
    Dangerous Love - by Ben Okri

    £7.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781784082543 | ISBN 10: 1784082546

    From the Booker Prize-winner Ben Okri: a classic love story set in a country trying to come to terms with its past.   An epic of daily life, Dangerous Love is a story of doomed love, of star-crossed lovers, separated not by their families, but ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Between Friends by Amos Oz
    Between Friends - by Amos Oz

    £8.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780099581475 | ISBN 10: 0099581477

    In eight interlinked family dramas, master storyteller Amos Oz reveals the secrets and frustrations of the human heart.  On the kibbutz its hard to know. Were all supposed to be friends but very few really are   Ariella, unhappy in l ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Love Object: Selected Stories of Edna O
    The Love Object: Selected Stories of Edna O'Brien - by Edna O'Brien

    £10.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780571282951 | ISBN 10: 0571282954

    Collected here together for the first time in one beautiful volume are the stories of an expert practitioner of the shorter form. Spanning five decades of writing, The Love Object takes the most memorable and successful stories from collections like ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Lagoon by Nnedi Okorafor
    Lagoon - by Nnedi Okorafor

    £9.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781444762761 | ISBN 10: 1444762761

    A star falls from the sky. A woman rises from the sea. The world will never be the same.  Three strangers, each isolated by his or her own problems: Adaora, the marine biologist. Anthony, the rapper famous throughout Africa. Agu, the troub ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Burmese Days by George Orwell
    Burmese Days - by George Orwell

    £8.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780141395432 | ISBN 10: 0141395435

    Set in the days of the Empire, with the British ruling in Burma, Burmese Days describes both indigenous corruption and Imperial bigotry, when 'after all, natives were natives - interesting, no doubt, but finally only a "subject" people, an inferior p ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Seconds: A Graphic Novel by Bryan Lee O
    Seconds: A Graphic Novel - by Bryan Lee O'Malley

    £15.99   hardback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781906838881 | ISBN 10: 1906838887

    Katie's got it pretty good. She's a talented young chef, she runs a successful restaurant, and she has big plans to open an even better one. Then, all at once, progress on the new location bogs down, her charming ex-boyfriend pops up, her fling with ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Closed Doors by Lisa O
    Closed Doors - by Lisa O'Donnell

    £8.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780099559160 | ISBN 10: 0099559161

    A powerful tale of love, the loss of innocence and the importance of family in difficult times by the acclaimed author of The Death of Bees, winner of the Commonwealth Book Prize 2013.   There are no strangers in Rothesay, Michael. Everyone k ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Corn Maiden and Other Nightmares by Joyce Carol Oates
    The Corn Maiden and Other Nightmares - by Joyce Carol Oates

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781908800664 | ISBN 10: 1908800666

    Twice nominated for the Nobel Prize, Joyce Carol Oates presents an unbearably taut and terrifying tale combining the fury of folklore and adolescent insecurity.   Marissa is an innocent girl, with hair the colour of corn-silk. She does not hol ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Booby Trap and Other Bits and Boobs by Dawn OPorter (Editor)
    The Booby Trap and Other Bits and Boobs - by Dawn OPorter (Editor)

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781471401428 | ISBN 10: 1471401421

    In aid of breast cancer charities. A collection of stories from famous names with one thing in common - boobs! Knockers, baps, bazoomas and hooters - big ones, small ones, man boobs, boob jobs and lopsided lady lumps - every boob tells a story. ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Where Have You Been? by Joseph O
    Where Have You Been? - by Joseph O'Connor

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780099565451 | ISBN 10: 0099565455

    A deeply moving collection of stories from the bestselling author of Star of the Sea.  Ranging from urgently contemporary London and Dublin to New York's Lower East Side in the nineteenth century, from dark comedy to poignancy, from the wryly p ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Death of Bees by Lisa O
    The Death of Bees - by Lisa O'Donnell

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780099558422 | ISBN 10: 0099558424

    Today is Christmas Eve. Today is my birthday. Today I am fifteen. Today I buried my parents in the backyard. Neither of them were beloved.   Marnie and her little sister Nelly have always been different. Marnie leads a life of smoking, drinki ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki
    A Tale for the Time Being - by Ruth Ozeki

    £8.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780857867971 | ISBN 10: 0857867970

    Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2013. 'Hi! My name is Nao, and I am a time being. Do you know what a time being is? Well, if you give me a moment, I will tell you.' Ruth discovers a Hello Kitty lunchbox washed up on the shore of her beach ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Spider King
    The Spider King's Daughter - by Chibundu Onuzo

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780571268917 | ISBN 10: 0571268919

    Seventeen-year-old Abike Johnson is the favourite child of her wealthy father. She lives in a sprawling mansion in Lagos, protected by armed guards and ferried everywhere in a huge black jeep. A world away from Abike's mansion, in the city's slu ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Lucinda Sly: A Woman Hanged by Maidhc Dainn  S, translated by Gabriel Fitzmaurice
    Lucinda Sly: A Woman Hanged - by Maidhc Dainn S, translated by Gabriel Fitzmaurice

    £10.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781907593581 | ISBN 10: 1907593586

    The year is 1835 and local woman Lucinda Singleton is publicly hanged alongside her lover, John Dempsey, in front of Carlow Gaol. This, the first ever translation of Maidhc Dainn Ss historical novel, tells the story of the last woman to be hange ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Sentinel by Mark Oldfield
    The Sentinel - by Mark Oldfield

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781908800671 | ISBN 10: 1908800674

    1936, Badajoz: His unit defeated, his ammunition spent, a boy-soldier flees into the hills pursued by Franco's shock-troops. He will need more than luck to survive the day.   1953, Madrid: Amid snow-bound streets, the head of Franco's secret p ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
    Nineteen Eighty-Four - by George Orwell

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780141393049 | ISBN 10: 0141393041

    "Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past" Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilfully rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party. Yet he inwardl ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Animal Farm by George Orwell
    Animal Farm - by George Orwell

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780141393056 | ISBN 10: 014139305x

    "All animals are equal - but some are more equal than others" When the downtrodden animals of Manor Farm overthrow their master Mr Jones and take over the farm themselves, they imagine it is the beginning of a life of freedom and equality. But gra ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Mammoth Book of Ghost Stories by Women by Marie O
    The Mammoth Book of Ghost Stories by Women - by Marie O'Regan (Editor)

    £9.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781780330242 | ISBN 10: 1780330243

    25 chilling short stories by outstanding female writers.  Women have always written exceptional stories of horror and the supernatural. This anthology aims to showcase the very best of these, from Amelia B. Edwards's 'The Phantom Coach', publ ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Scenes from Village Life by Amos Oz, translated by Nicholas De Lange
    Scenes from Village Life - by Amos Oz, translated by Nicholas De Lange

    £9.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780099541363 | ISBN 10: 009954136x

    A teenage son shoots himself under his parents' bed. They sleep that night unaware he is lying dead beneath them. A stranger turns up at a man's door to persude him that they must get rid of his ageing mother in order to sell the house.   A ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Man Who Forgot His Wife by John O
    The Man Who Forgot His Wife - by John O'Farrell

    £8.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780552771634 | ISBN 10: 0552771635

    Lots of husbands forget things: they forget that their wife had an important meeting that morning; they forget to pick up the dry cleaning; some of them even forget their wedding anniversary. But Vaughan has forgotten he even has a wife. Her name, he ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Toploader by Ed O
    Toploader - by Ed O'Loughlin

    £8.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780857388339 | ISBN 10: 0857388339

    Flora is a plucky teenage girl. Cobra is a double agent. Flint Driscoll is a reporter. Captain Smith is a military man. Moon is a bored drone pilot. Daddy Jesus is an inflictor of pain.   All they have in common is a very stupid war ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Mr Fox by Helen Oyeyemi
    Mr Fox - by Helen Oyeyemi

    £9.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780330534697 | ISBN 10: 0330534696

    An exhilarating new direction for Helen Oyeyemi with a mischievous story of love, lies and inspiration. Its an ordinary afternoon in 1938 for the celebrated American novelist St John Fox, hard at work in the study of his suburban home unti ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Cat
    The Cat's Table - by Michael Ondaatje

    £8.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780099554424 | ISBN 10: 0099554429

    In the early 1950s, an eleven-year-old boy boards a huge liner bound for England - a 'castle that was to cross the sea'. At mealtimes, he is placed at the lowly 'Cat's Table' with an eccentric group of grown-ups and two other boys, Cassius and Ramadh ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Oh My God Delusion by Ross O
    The Oh My God Delusion - by Ross O'Carroll Kelly

    £8.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781844881765 | ISBN 10: 1844881768

    That risk assessor ex of Sorcha's turned out to be right - it really was the end of the world as we knew it ...   See, I thought the porty was going to last forever. I certainly didn't believe the current economic blahdy blah was going t ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Purge by Sofi Oksanen
    Purge - by Sofi Oksanen

    £9.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781848872134 | ISBN 10: 1848872135

    Those who deny history are doomed to repeat it.   Purge has become an international publishing sensation and is among the most hard-hitting thrillers of recent years.  Deep in an Estonian forest, two women, one young, ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Ghost Light by Joseph O
    Ghost Light - by Joseph O'Connor

    £7.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780099481546 | ISBN 10: 0099481545

    A powerful and deeply moving masterpiece about love, partings and reconciliation - and of the courage involved in living on nobody else's terms.  Dublin, 1907. A young actress begins an affair with a damaged older man, the leading playwri ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Follow Me by Sheila O
    Follow Me - by Sheila O'Flanagan

    £1.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780755359318 | ISBN 10: 0755359313

    A fabulously warm, witty and romantic novella from the much-loved bestselling author Sheila O'Flanagan, published as part of the Quick Reads series.   Pippa Jones seems to have it all. The only thing that the high-flying career girl is missin ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Hand That First Held Mine by Maggie O
    The Hand That First Held Mine - by Maggie O'Farrell

    £8.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780755308460 | ISBN 10: 0755308468

    A gorgeously written story of love and motherhood, this is a tour de force from one of our best loved novelists. When the sophisticated Innes Kent turns up on her doorstep, Lexie Sinclair realises she cannot wait any longer for her life to begin, and ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Speaking for the Generations: An Anthology of Contemporary African Short Stories by Dike Okoro (Editor)
    Speaking for the Generations: An Anthology of Contemporary African Short Stories - by Dike Okoro (Editor)

    £19.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781592217199 | ISBN 10: 1592217192

    This anthology aims to represent the best of contemporary African short stories written in English. Familiar names such as Benjamin Kwakye, Tijan Sallah, Zahra Ramij, Freddy Macha, Arja Salafranca, Odun Balogun, Tanure Ojaide, Jackee Budesta Batanda, ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Bitter Leaf by Chioma Okereke
    Bitter Leaf - by Chioma Okereke

    £7.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781844086276 | ISBN 10: 1844086275

    Bitter Leaf is a richly textured and intricate novel set in Mannobe, a world that is African in nature but never geographically placed. At the heart of the novel is the village itself and its colourful cast of inhabitants: Babylon, a gifted musician ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Not Untrue and Not Unkind by Ed O
    Not Untrue and Not Unkind - by Ed O'Loughlin

    £11.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780141038063 | ISBN 10: 0141038063

    In Dublin, a newspaper editor called Cartwright is found dead. One of his colleagues, Owen Simmons, discovers a dossier on Cartwright's desk. And in the dossier Owen finds a photograph, which brings him back, once again, to a dusty road in Africa and ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book White Is For Witching by Helen Oyeyemi
    White Is For Witching - by Helen Oyeyemi

    £8.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780330458153 | ISBN 10: 0330458159

    Angela Carter meets Edgar Allen Poe in this mesmerizing spine-tingler from the talented author of The Icarus Girl. High on the cliffs near Dover, the Silver family is reeling from the loss of Lily, mother of twins Eliot and Miranda, and beloved ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Rhyming Life and Death by Amoz Oz, translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange
    Rhyming Life and Death - by Amoz Oz, translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange

    £9.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780099521020 | ISBN 10: 0099521024

    An unnamed author waits in a bar in Tel Aviv on a stifling hot night. He is there to give a reading of his work but as he sits, bored, he begins to conjure up the life stories of the people he meets, not least Ricky, an equally bored but seductive wa ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Infinite Riches by Ben Okri
    Infinite Riches - by Ben Okri

    £9.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780099540335 | ISBN 10: 0099540339

    In the chaotic world of his African village, the spirit-child Azaro still watches the tumultous and tender lives of the Living; of his father who has been imprisoned for a crime he did not commit and of his mother who battles for justice.  This ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Redemption Falls by Joseph O
    Redemption Falls - by Joseph O'Connor

    £9.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780099481522 | ISBN 10: 0099481529

    1865. The American Civil War is ending. Eighteen years after the famine ship Star of the Sea docked at New York, the daughter of two of her passengers sets out from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on a walk across a devastated America. Eliza Duane Mooney is ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Dance Tough Guys by James Osmund
    Dance Tough Guys - by James Osmund

    £9.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9789768184979 | ISBN 10: 9768184973

    Bestselling author, successful songwriter, beauty queen wife, fame and fortune at the age of twenty-eight; handsome and well-endowed, Charlie seemed to have it made...or did he?  Dance Tough Guys is the riveting story of Charlie's incredible ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Opposite House by Helen Oyeyemi
    The Opposite House - by Helen Oyeyemi

    £7.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780747593102 | ISBN 10: 0747593108

    Maja was five years old when her black Cuban family emigrated from the Caribbean to London, leaving her with one complete memory: a woman singing in a voice both eerie and enthralling at their farewell party. Now, almost twenty years later, Maja ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Starbook by Ben Okri
    Starbook - by Ben Okri

    £9.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781846040818 | ISBN 10: 1846040817

    We are listeners at the oracle. Those who truly hear are touched and changed. At one level, Starbook tells the delicate story of a prince and a maiden who are both tested by trials in a mythical land where art, initiation and dynamic stillness ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book What Was Lost by Catherine O
    What Was Lost - by Catherine O'Flynn

    £8.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780955138416 | ISBN 10: 0955138418

    Winner of the 2008 Costa Book Awards. "Part ghost story and part mystery ... an enthralling tale of a little girl lost, wrapped in a portrait of a changing community over two decades. What binds it all together so impressively is OFlynns emoti ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Icarus Girl by Helen Oyeyemi
    The Icarus Girl - by Helen Oyeyemi

    £9.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780747578864 | ISBN 10: 0747578869

    A stunning first novel about spirits, twins and an extraordinary little girl.  Jessamy Harrison is eight years old. Sensitive, whimsical, possessed of a powerful imagination, she spends hours writing, reading or simply hiding in the dark warmth ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book The Hill Road by Patrick O
    The Hill Road - by Patrick O'Keeffe

    £7.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780747579403 | ISBN 10: 0747579407

    The townland of Kilroan in the 1970s is at risk of being trapped for ever in an earlier version of itself, a time when shell-shocked soldiers returned from the trenches, and convent orphans could be billeted as servants on poor farmers; a time when a ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Scealta: Short Stories by Irish Women by Edited by Rebecca O
    Scealta: Short Stories by Irish Women - by Edited by Rebecca O'Connor

    £8.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9781846590030 | ISBN 10: 1846590035

    The short story is one of Ireland's national treasures, and in these pages are some of its finest practitioners, from such established names as Julia O'Faolain, Claire Keegan and Christine Dwyer Hickey to the exciting new voices of Judy Kravis, Eithn ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book May Contain Nuts by John O
    May Contain Nuts - by John O'Farrell

    £8.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780552771627 | ISBN 10: 0552771627

    Alice never imagined that she would end up like this. Is she the only mother who feels so permanently panic-striken at the terrors of the modern world - or is it normal to sit up in bed all night popping bubble wrap? She worries that too much gluten ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Gutter Boys by Alvin Orloff
    Gutter Boys - by Alvin Orloff

    £12.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780916397937 | ISBN 10: 0916397939

    'Gutter Boys' is a twisted tale of steamy gay sex and unrequited love in Lower Manhattan in the early 1980s. Filled with scenes of humorous debauchery and explicitly depicted anonymous sex, this wanton outing portrays a carnal world of orgiastic deli ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book My Name is Light by Elsa Osorio
    My Name is Light - by Elsa Osorio

    £14.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9780747561613 | ISBN 10: 0747561613

    Twenty-year-old Luz, an Argentinian, is on holiday in Madrid with her husband and new-born son. But secretly she has a mission - to find her father. Carlos was a 'desaparecido', one of the many political activists in Argentina who literally disa ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
    Nineteen Eighty-Four - by George Orwell

    £8.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9780141187761 | ISBN 10: 014118776x

    Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilfully rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party.  Yet he inwardly rebels against the totalitarian world he lives in, which demands absolute obedien ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Feathers and Cigarettes and other stories by Anne O
    Feathers and Cigarettes and other stories - by Anne O'Carroll and Stephen Martin (Ed.)

    £11.00   paperback   (2003) - ISBN 13: 9780954258610 | ISBN 10: 0954258614

    Short stories by the winners of the Fish Short Story Prize, 2003. "In a world where twenty screens of digital bullshit seem to be revolving without respite... there is nothing that can surpass the 'exploitation of art' and its obstinate insistence o ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book In Clara
    In Clara's Hands - by Joseph Olshan

    £9.99   paperback   (2001) - ISBN 13: 9780747557043 | ISBN 10: 0747557047

    Clara, heroine of 'Clara's Heart' and the former nanny of Will Kaplan, comes once more to his rescue: Marie Claire, Will's friend, may have been caught in the catastrophic jumbo-jet crach off Long Island. Yet mysteriously the airline throws her very ... more

    View book details    
  • Cover image of book Vanitas by Joseph Olshan
    Vanitas - by Joseph Olshan

    £10.99   paperback   (1999) - ISBN 13: 9780747544258 | ISBN 10: 0747544255

    The moment Sam Solomon casts his eyes on a stunning erotic drawing that hangs in the apartment of a dying art dealer, he finds himself caught in a tide of confusion and longing. Sam suspects that the drawing, called "Vanitas", has a dramatic story be ... more

    View book details    

© News From Nowhere Co-operative Ltd 2004-2019 | Privacy policy | Contact | return to top of page