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Fiction Around the World Fiction Bargain Book Box
  • Product ID: HIB392
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Fiction Around the World Fiction Bargain Book Box

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Travel through the pages of a book with our Fiction Around the World Book Box. It'll take you to Gun Island, The Eight Mountains, and to places Where Tigers Are at Home. We've included an Oprah Winfrey Book Club Pick: The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois and What I Lived For by bestselling author Joyce Carol Oates. Whisk yourself away on the fictional adventure of a lifetime.

 The 17 books in this Book Box are:

  1. Dubliners By: James Joyce ISBN: 9781789500837
  2. Shooting Down Heaven By: Jorge Franco ISBN: 9781787702158
  3. Crossing By: Pajtim Statovci ISBN: 9781782275121
  4. Where Tigers Are at Home: A Novel By: Jean-Marie Blas de Robles ISBN: 9781590515624
  5. Homeland: A Novel By: Fernando Aramburu ISBN: 9781524747121
  6. April 3rd Incident: Stories By: Yu Hua ISBN: 9781524747060
  7. The Eight Mountains By: Paolo Cognetti ISBN: 9781501169885
  8. Oscar and Lucinda, True History of the Kelly Gang: Introduction by Paul Giles By: Peter Carey ISBN: 9781101908204
  9. Spring By: Karl Ove Knausgaard ISBN: 9780399563362
  10. Jacob's Ladder By: Ludmila Ulitskaya ISBN: 9780374293659
  11. Gun Island By: Amitav Ghosh ISBN: 9780374167394
  12. The Neighborhood By: Mario Vargas Llosa ISBN: 9780374155124
  13. The Little Drummer Girl (Movie Tie-In): A Novel By: John le Carre ISBN: 9780143134206
  14. The Starlet and the Spy By: Ji-Min Lee ISBN: 9780062930262
  15. What I Lived for By: Joyce Carol Oates ISBN: 9780062795762
  16. The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois By: Honoree Fanonne Jeffers ISBN: 9780008516482
  17. Vagabonds! By: Eloghosa Osunde ISBN: 9780008498023
  • Format: Bargain Box
  • Tags: bargain box, fiction, fictionbox
  • Barcode: HIB392
  • Please note that some books may be Remainder Marked
  • We offer Flat Rate Shipping Australia-wide on all orders, no matter how many books you buy. We also offer FREE in-store pickup at any of our Book Grocer stores around Australia.

    Currently we do not ship outside Australia. We have a separate website for New Zealand customers which can be found here.

    NB. Occasionally we open up a shipping window to allow New Zealand customers to order from the Australian website, and have their order shipped in the next shipping container.  Details of our shipping window can be found in our blog

    Shipping Costs

    Please see the table below for your shipping rate:

     State Shipping Cost (Flat rate)
    VIC, NSW, ACT, SA, TAS and QLD $10
    WA and NT



    If you would like to ship items to more than one address, please place separate orders for these items. 

    Shipping Time

    We endeavour to process your item(s) within 24/48 business hours. We use a combination of Australia Post (for smaller orders) and a shipping company to deliver your order.  You can expect your items within 4-5 days outside peak (Christmas) season. 

    For in-store pickup: Our warehouse is Melbourne-based. We deliver customer orders to our stores on a regular but somewhat unpredictable schedule. If you are based in Melbourne your order is likely to arrive at your selected store earlier than if you select an interstate in-store pickup option.

    Pickup from our Bourke, Spencer and Northcote stores could take up to 1 week to receive your order. 

    Pickup from our Newcastle and Majura stores could take up to 2 weeks to receive your order.

    Pickup from our Tullamarine Warehouse your order will be ready the next business day.

    Your chosen store will get in touch with you by email to let you know your book has arrived. 

    Wondering about what happened to our previous Free Shipping policy? Our reasons for making this change can be found here

    Change of Mind - Remainder Marks

    Generally we do not accept returns due to a change of mind. 

    Our books are remainders which means that they occasionally have a texta mark at the base of the book.  This is one reason our prices are so low.  Unfortunately we cannot accept returns for books that are marked in this way. 

    Change of Mind - Mystery Boxes

    We do not generally provide a change-of-mind refund simply because a Mystery Box contains books you are not interested in.  Any refunds we may give will be on a discretionary basis and will depend on the box being shipped back to us. You would be required to pay return shipping for your box.

    Mystery Box - Important to Read:  We do our best to ensure that our Mystery Boxes contain books selected from a wide range of categories.  (Aside from specific Mystery Boxes such as YA Mystery, of course).  As such, you're almost certainly not going to love all the books.  However, they are about $3 each, so can be re-gifted, used for craft, used to bulk out your collection, saved for a hobby you don't yet have... it's up to you!

    We will, however, provide you with a refund for any duplicates of the same title in a Mystery (or any) Box.  Please send a photograph with your email.  The refund is calculated as a proportion of the number of books in the box. 

    If you are concerned you might not like the books in a Mystery Box, we strongly encourage you to try one of our category boxes instead - which have the full book list published in the description.  

    Damaged or incorrect orders 

    If you have received items that are damaged or incorrect please contact us at help@bookgrocer.com.

    Please note that we will assess damages and any returns/refunds are at our discretion.  Full information about damage criteria can be found here.

    If your return is accepted, we’ll send you a return shipping label, as well as instructions on how and where to send your package. Items sent back to us without first requesting a return will not be accepted. 

    Please inspect your order upon reception and contact us immediately if the item is defective, damaged or if you receive the wrong item, so that we can evaluate the issue and make it right.

    Exceptions / non-returnable items

    Unfortunately, we cannot accept returns on sale items or gift cards. 


    We will notify you once we’ve received and inspected your return, and let you know if the refund was approved or not. If approved, you’ll be automatically refunded on your original payment method. Please remember it can take some time for your bank or credit card company to process and post the refund too.

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