Books

Format: 06/2019
Format: 06/2019
Okri, Ben
Ben Okri
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Topical and timely, Booker Prize-winning author Ben Okri's new collection of short stories blur parallel realities and walk the line between darkness and magic.

A Prayer for the Living by Ben Okri
Okri, Ben
Ben Okri
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A collection of essays by Ben Okri, one of Britain's foremost poets, and a Booker Prize-winning novelist, that explore such diverse themes as childhood and creativity, beauty, censorship, art and politics.

A Time for New Dreams by Ben Okri
Okri, Ben
Ben Okri
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Twelve of Ben Okri's most controversial non-fiction pieces form this collection on the theme of freedom.

A Way of Being Free by Ben Okri
Okri, Ben
Ben Okri
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A modern fable about one man's search for visibility on an enchanted island.

Astonishing the Gods by Ben Okri
Okri, Ben
Ben Okri
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A story of doomed love in a country failing to come to terms with its past.

Dangerous Love by Ben Okri
Okri, Ben
Ben Okri
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A group of angry and ill-assorted people accept an invitation to make a journey to discover the real Arcadia.

In Arcadia by Ben Okri
Okri, Ben
Ben Okri
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A group of world-weary travellers discover the meaning of life in a mysterious Swiss mountain village.

The Age of Magic by Ben Okri
Okri, Ben
Ben Okri
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Okri brings both poetry and story together in a fascinating new form, using writing and image pared down to their essentials, where haiku and story meet.

The Comic Destiny by Ben Okri
Okri, Ben
Ben Okri
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An impassioned plea for freedom and justice, set in a world uncomfortably like our own.

The Freedom Artist by Ben Okri
Okri, Ben
Ben Okri
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A new collection of meditations and stories from the Booker Prize-winning author, Ben Okri. Illustrated by Rosemary Clunie.

The Magic Lamp: Dreams of Our Age by Ben Okri