SKIN and Other Stories
“A succinct, darkly humorous anthology for
teen readers.”— Amazon.com. 224 pp.
Puffin Children’s 0-14-131034-0 $8.99
BOY: Tales of Childhood
Penguin 176 pp. 0-14-008917-9
“A masterly remembrance of the gifts of youth
and good luck.”—Time. Illustrated.
Penguin 224pp. 0-14-010306-6 $11.00
Also in Penguin: Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life 0-14-
011847-0, My Uncle Oswald 0-14-005577-0
f IN THE LAND OF TIME
and Other Fantasy Tales
Edited with an Introduction
and Notes by S. T. Joshi
The first annotated edition of the Irish master
of fantasy, “who imagined colors, ceremonies
and incredible processions that never passed
before the eyes of Poe or of De Quincey.”—
W. B. Yeats. “No one has ever approached his
skill in suggesting, so flawlessly and with such
economy of means, that the world is not exactly as we suppose.”—Arthur C. Clarke. 400 pp.
Penguin Classics 0-14-243776-X $14.00
THE ALEXANDRIA QUARTET
“The most discussed and widely admired serious fiction of our time.”—Life.
253pp. 0-14-015319-5 $14.00
Penguin 256 pp.
Penguin 320 pp.
287pp. 0-14-015322-5 $14.00
f MY FAMILY AND OTHER ANIMALS
Durrell set out to describe the natural history
of the Greek isle of Corfu, but instead ended
up with this hilarious memoir of his English
family’s experiences on same. “A most enjoyable idyll.”—The New Yorker.
Penguin 288pp. 0-14-200441-3 $14.00
f BIRDS, BEASTS, AND RELATIVES
Penguin 256pp. 0-14-200440-5 $14.00
Also in Penguin: A Zoo in My Luggage 0-14-002081-5
f THE EMPEROR’S BABE
A Verse Novel of Londinium, 211 A.D.
“The Emperor’s Babe is exactly what the title
suggests, the adventures of a sassy, sexy girl
about town....It’s also a funny, engaging, and
daring evocation of the possible genesis of
black British history.”— The Independent on
Sunday. “A captivating tale in verse.”—Robert
Fagles. 272 pp.
Penguin 272pp. 0-14-200171-6 $14.00
“By some latent intuition, Fleming was able to peer beyond the Cold War
limitations of mere spy fiction and to anticipate the emerging milieu of the
Colombian cartels, Osama bin Laden, and indeed the Russian Mafia.”
In this inaugural James Bond adventure, 007
declares war on Le Chiffre, French communist
and paymaster of the Soviet murder organization SMERSH.
Penguin 192 pp. 0-14-200202-X $13.00
LIVE AND LET DIE
“Containing passages which for sheer excitement have not been surpassed by any modern
writer of this kind.”—Times Literary
Penguin 240pp. 0-14-200323-9 $13.00
At M’s request, Bond sniffs around Moonraker, Britain’s new ICBM-based defense
system, and finds that both project and leader
are not what they appear to be.
Penguin 256pp. 0-14-200206-2 $14.00
DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER
Tiffany Case, a gorgeous devil-may-care
blonde, stands between 007 and the leaders of
a diamond-smuggling ring that stretches from
Africa to London to the United States.
Penguin 240pp. 0-14-200205-4 $13.00
FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE
Tatiana Romanova, operating for Russia’s
lethal SMERSH organization, lures 007 to
Istanbul with the promise of the top-secret
Spektor cipher machine.
Penguin 272pp. 0-14-200207-0 $14.00
Bond travels to the Caribbean to investigate
the mysterious disappearance of a secret service
team and must battle deadly assassins, sexy
femmes fatales, and even a poisonous tarantula.
Penguin 240pp. 0-14-200203-8 $13.00
Bond faces his most formidable enemy, Auric
Goldfinger, an evil genius who likes his cash
in gold bars and his women dressed only in
Penguin 272pp. 0-14-200204-6 $13.00
FOR YOUR EYES ONLY
“Mr. Fleming’s licensed assassin is in good form.
Few men can have been able to mix business
with pleasure as successfully as Bond.”—Times
Penguin 188pp. 0-14-200322-0 $13.00
“A highly polished performance, an ingenious
plot and plenty of excitement.”—Times Literary
Penguin 258pp. 0-14-200324-7 $13.00
THE SPY WHO LOVED ME
Trying to escape her tangled past, Vivienne
Michel has run away to the American backwoods, winding up at the Dreamy Pines Motor
Court, where a coolly charismatic Englishman
turns up to save her from two hardened killers.
Penguin 208pp. 0-14-200326-3 $13.00
ON HER MAJESTY’S SECRET SERVICE
“One of Bond’s most ominous and chilling
Penguin 336pp. 0-14-200325-5 $13.00
YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE
Bond, a shattered man after the death of his
wife, has gone to pieces as an agent. M.,
unwilling to accept the loss of his best agent,
sends 007 to Japan for one last, near-impossi-ble mission.
Penguin 288pp. 0-14-200327-1 $13.00
f THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN GUN
Bond has something to prove and can do it by
killing one of the most deadly freelance hit
men in the world, Paco Pistols Scaramanga in
Penguin 288 pp. 0-14-200328-X $13.00
f OCTOPUSSY and THE LIVING DAYLIGHTS
Gathers four stories, including the little-known
“007 in New York,” in which Bond savors
martinis at the Plaza and the anonymity of the
Central Park Zoo for a secret rendezvous.
Penguin 304pp. 0-14-200329-8 $13.00
f Denotes new or forthcoming title
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