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Buy some of the Best Classic Novels by some of your favourite authors here at The Works. From Charlotte Bronte, Jane Austen and Mark Twain through to the beloved Enid Blyton and Charles Dickens, you can find all you need and more. All the Classic Books are available to buy online at The Works today.

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The Great Gatsby is F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel of the American Jazz Age. It is the story of a fundamentally innocent man drawn into his own destruction through infatuation with a girl called Daisy, whose voice is 'full of money'. After his war service, Jay Gatsby accumulates a fortune from organized crime and invents a legendary new persona for himself. He buys a luxury property on Long Island, across the water from the mansion where Daisy now lives with her husband. He throws extravagant parties to attract her arrival, yet this only signals the unravelling of Gatsby's cherished dream. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781785996139• Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald• Publisher: Arcturus• Format: Paperback• Pages: 144• Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 1cm

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This stunning collection of six clothbound books in a slipcase contains some of the most beloved works written by the Brontë sisters. With unforgettable characters like Heathcliff, Jane Eyre and Agnes Grey, these striking tales of passion, yearning and heartache will move and shake readers to the core. Their messages of authenticity and feminism remain powerful today and are essential for any bookshelf. These complete and unabridged novels feature beautiful embossed cover designs in high-quality cloth, matching coloured end sheets and a decorative slipcase with cloth accents on the top and bottom. This deluxe box set makes a beautiful gift for any literature lover. Includes: • Jane Eyre • Agnes Grey • Villette • Wuthering Heights • The Professor • The Tenant of Wildfell Hall Product Information: • ISBN: 9781788287791 • Author: Charlotte Brontë, Anne Brontë, Emily Brontë • Publisher: Arcturus • Format: Hardcover • Pages: 2032  • Dimensions: 18.6 x 17.4 x 12.6 cm

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A special boxed set of the three Agatha Christie novels set in or around her home of Greenway House in Devon. With flawless plotting, masterful characterisation and enough twists and turns to keep you second-guessing, this collection is a must-have for all fans of crime fiction and Agatha Christie. Included in this title: • Dead Man’s Folly • Five Little Pigs • Ordeal by Innocence Product Information: • ISBN: 9780008342234 • Author: Agatha Christie • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers • Format: Book Collection - Paperback • Pages: 832 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 5.4 cm

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Online Only! Get more for less with The Work’s expertly hand-picked Book Bundles. These are a collection of great quality products, grouped together to give you amazing value. Calling all Bridgerton-fans... this is the must-have collection of No 1,2,3,4 and 5 of the Bridgerton classic novels! Including Bridgerton: The Duke and I, The Viscount Who Loved Me, An Offer From A Gentleman, Romancing Mr Bridgerton, To Sir Phillip, With Love, delve into the delightful Bridgerton world that inspired the new and deeply-loved Netflix TV Series!

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The old manor house has stood empty for years, left to rot since the last master of the Fenton family died. Until Jess Beddows steps inside, and feels she has come home. Against her family's wishes, she buys the house, promising to bring it back to life. Upstairs, in an attic room left untouched for a century or more, she finds a journal. It holds the heartbreaking tale of Martha, and of the cruel, entangled lives of the house's servants and masters nearly two hundred years before. As Jess is drawn into their tragedy, the whispers begin. Before long, everything she loves will be threatened by violent emotion and long-kept secrets. Can she survive the echoes from the past? Product Information: • ISBN: 9780755353941 • Author: Rosie Goodwin • Publisher: Headline • Format: Paperback • Pages: 400 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 13.2 x 2.7cm

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For years, rumors of the 'Marsh Girl' have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark, the so-called Marsh Girl. But Kya is not what they say. Sensitive and intelligent, she has survived for years alone in the marsh that she calls home, finding friends in the gulls and lessons in the sand. Then the time comes when she yearns to be touched and loved. When two young men from town become intrigued by her wild beauty, Kya opens herself to a new life - until the unthinkable happens. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781472154668 • Author: Delia Owens • Publisher: Corsair • Format: Paperback • Pages: 384 • Dimensions: 19.4 x 12.8 x 2.4cm

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Online Only! Get more for less with The Work’s expertly hand-picked Book Bundles. These are a collection of great quality products, grouped together to give you amazing value. Calling all Bridgerton-fans... this is the must-have collection of No 1,2,3 and 4 of the Bridgerton classic novels! Including Bridgerton: The Duke and I, The Viscount Who Loved Me, An Offer From A Gentleman and Romancing Mr Bridgerton, delve into the delightful Bridgerton world that inspired the new and deeply-loved Netflix TV Series!

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Delve into this iconic classic Sherlock Holmes collection and absorb yourself in all of the adventures of the infamous detective and his loyal companion and chronicler, Dr Watson... From baffling policemen with extraordinary deductive reasoning to his ability to solve the most complex cases, join the outstanding and unconventional Mr Holmes in a series of phenomons! Enjoy the traditional drug-addled, anti-social detective like we did in the last 19th-century when it was first published! Included in this title:• The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes• The Hound of the Baskervilles and The Valley of Fear• His Last Bow• The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes• The Return of Sherlock Holmes • A Study in Scarlet and The Sign of the Four Product Information:• ISBN: 9781784286743• Author: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle• Publisher: Arcturus• Format: Hardback - 6 Book Box Set• Dimensions: 19 x 14 x 13cm

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On 20 January 2021, Amanda Gorman spoke a message of truth and hope to millions... Aged twenty-two, she delivered a poetry reading at the inauguration of US President Joe Biden. Her poem, 'The Hill We Climb', addressed the country and reached across the world: a call for a brave future. This special edition, which includes an enduring foreword by Oprah Winfrey, marks that poem and offers us courage, consolation and the inspiration to make change. Product Information: ISBN: 9781784744601 Author: Amanda Gorman Publisher: Chatto & Windus Format: Hardback Pages: 32 Dimensions: 20.6 x 13.9 x 0.6cm

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Introducing Enola Holmes - London's newest and greatest detective! Sister of detective Sherlock Holmes, Enola is devastated when she hears the news of her mother's disappearance. Embarking on a journey to London in search of her, she suddenly finds herself involved in kidnapping of a young marquess, fleeing murderous villiams and trying to elude her older brothers! But amid all of the mayhem, will Enola be able to decode the neccesary clues to help find her mother? 'Exciting and adventurous!' - Milly Bobby Brown. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781471408960 • Author: Nancy Springer • Publisher: Hot Key Books • Format: Paperback • Pages: 176 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 0.9cm

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Christmas won't be the same this year for Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy, as their father is away fighting in the Civil War, and the family has fallen on hard times. But though they may be poor, life for the four March sisters is rich with colour, learn from their mistakes, nurse each through sickness and disappointments, and get into all sorts of trouble. Product information: ISBN: 9780099572961 Author: Louisa May Alcott Publisher: Vintage Publishing Format: Paperback Pages: 432

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It is a truth (almost) universally acknowledged that a person interested in good literature must be in want of this book... Set in England in the late 18th century, Pride and Prejudice tells the story of Mr and Mrs Bennet's five unmarried daughters after two gentlemen have moved into their neighbourhood: the rich and eligible Mr Bingley, and his status-conscious friend, the even richer and more eligible Mr Darcy. While Bingley takes an immediate liking to the eldest Bennet daughter, Jane, Darcy is disdainful of local society and repeatedly clashes with the Bennets' lively second daughter, Elizabeth... Product Information:• ISBN: 9781785996191• Author: Jane Austen• Publisher: Arcturus• Format: Paperback• Pages: 352• Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 2cm

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When their father mysteriously imprisoned, Roberta, Peter, Phyllis and their mother have to leave their happy life in London to live in a small cottage in the country. There they take comfort in the nearby railway station, and discover that the gentlemen who takes the same train every day might be the key to proving their father's innocence. The Railway Children has remained an enormously popular story about the joy and excitement of being young. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781788282574• Author: Edith Nesbit• Publisher: Arcturus• Format: Paperback• Pages: 222• Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 1.5cm

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Become acquainted with India Black, the Madam of Espionage, in this three-book collection of Victorian crime capers!  Written by Carol K. Carr, you'll be thoroughly entertained as you follow the amusing murder mysteries. The first self-titled novel to star India Black finds India keeping her tarts in line and avoiding the police, but when Sir Archibald Latham of the War Office dies of a heart attack while visiting her brothel, the madam finds herself thrust into a deadly game of blackmail and deceit between British and Russian agents... Product Information: ISBN: 9781783297306 Author: Carol K. Carr Publisher: Moonraker Books Format: Book Collection Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.7 cm

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William Shakespeare (1564-1616) excels in plot, poetry and wit, and his talent encompasses the tragedies of Hamlet, King Lear, Othello, and Macbeth as well as history plays and the comedies such as A Midsummer Night's Dream, and As You Like It. This volume presents his plays in the chronological order in which they were written. Product information: ISBN: 9781840225570 Author: William Shakespeare Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd Format: Hardback Pages: 1280

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Drifters in search of work, George and his childlike friend Lennie, have nothing in the world except the clothes on their back - and a dream that one day they will have some land of their own. Eventually they find work on a ranch in California's Salinas Valley, but their hopes are dashed as Lennie - struggling against extreme cruelty, and more. Product information: ISBN: 9780141023571 Author: Mr John Steinbeck Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd Format: Paperback Pages: 128

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Emily Bronte's brutally passionate poetic masterpiece is about doomed love on the bleak Pennine moors. This haunting tale of uncontrolled, violent passion between the wilful Catherine Earnshaw and the wild, dark-natured Heathcliff has gripped readers since it was first published in 1847. An extraordinary novel in the Victorian Gothic tradition that every reader will love! Product Information:• ISBN: 9781785996108• Author: Emily Bronte• Publisher: Arcturus• Format: Paperback• Pages: 272• Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 1.5cm

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Delve into a world of mystery with this fantastic 9 book collection of classic crime-solving novels. Included in this title: • Classic Tales of Detection and Adventure by Edgar Allan Poe • Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky • The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle • The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle • The Return of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle • The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins • The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux • The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde Product Information: • ISBN: 9781838570590 • Author: Various Authors • Publisher: Arcturus • Format: Book Collection • Dimensions: 21.1 x 16.7 x 12.9 cm

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The stunning new poetry collection from Rupi Kaur, worldwide bestselling author of milk and honey. Product information: ISBN: 9781471165825 Author: Rupi Kaur Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd Format: Paperback Pages: 256

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Jane Austen is without question, one of England's most enduring and skilled novelists. With her wit, social precision, and unerring ability to create some of literature's most charismatic and believable heroines, she mesmerises her readers as much today as when her novels were first published. This collection features her complete novels. Product information: ISBN: 9781840220551 Author: Jane Austen Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd Format: Paperback Pages: 1440

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