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Mills, Magnus

Overview
Works: 63 works in 235 publications in 4 languages and 4,622 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Satire  Political fiction  Black humor  Short stories  Psychological fiction 
Classifications: PR6063.I37784, 823.914
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Publications about Magnus Mills
Publications by Magnus Mills
Most widely held works about Magnus Mills
 
Most widely held works by Magnus Mills
The restraint of beasts : a novel by Magnus Mills( Book )
35 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 940 libraries worldwide
A black comedy on the British workman. It features three men who erect fences and whose minds are on their beer at the end of the day. This preoccupation makes them accident prone with unfortunate consequences for those supervising them
All quiet on the Orient Express by Magnus Mills( Book )
21 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 845 libraries worldwide
In preparation for a trip to India, a young man in Britain goes camping. Offered free board at a camping ground in exchange for odd jobs, he becomes involved in local life and never makes it to India. A witty look at the power of habit by a former London bus driver, author of The Restraint of Beasts
Explorers of the new century by Magnus Mills( Book )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 557 libraries worldwide
In his terse new tour de force of a tale, Mills gives history a shake, and you'll never guess what the fallout is. Set at the dawn of the great age of exploration, the era of Shackleton and Perry and Scott, the book presents the adventures of two intrepid teams, both vying to reach the AFP, or Agreed Furthest Point-a worthy, even ennobling cause. The competition is friendly but conditions are extreme. To get through the arid, lifeless landscape, both teams must learn to make sacrifices, sacrifices that will change just about everything
Three to see the king by Magnus Mills( Book )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 532 libraries worldwide
"The tale of a man who lives in a house made of tin, set in a remote corner of the world where the wind howls and the sand blows. It is a bleak landscape but, the man assures us, he is content enough." -- Jacket
The scheme for full employment by Magnus Mills( Book )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
"The whole concept is so simple yet so perfect; men drive to and from strategically placed warehouses in Univans, identical and very serviceable vehicles, transporting replacement parts for Univans."--Jacket
A cruel bird came to the nest and looked in by Magnus Mills( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
A Cruel Bird Came to the Nest and Looked In is Magnus Mills's most ambitious work to date. A surreal portrait of a world that, although strange and distant, contains rather too many similarities to our own for the alien not to become brilliantly familiar and disturbingly close to home
The maintenance of headway by Magnus Mills( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Een Londense buschauffeur beschrijft zijn werk en de problemen die dit met zich meebrengt
Screwtop Thompson by Magnus Mills( Book )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Eleven stories, short but perfectly formed transport the reader into the strangely familiar and utterly surreal world of Magnus Mills, where the mundane and the fantastical mingle
Only when the sun shines brightly by Magnus Mills( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Once in a blue moon by Magnus Mills( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
A cruel bird came to the nest and looked in by Magnus Mills( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Far away, in the ancient empire of Greater Fallowfields, things are falling apart. But while the kingdom drifts, awaiting the return of the young emperor, who has gone abroad, a sinister and unfamiliar enemy is getting closer and closer
Screwtop Thompson and other tales by Magnus Mills( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Vrij kamperen by Magnus Mills( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Dutch and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Een jongeman wordt door een bazige campinghouder gedwongen gratis allerlei domme klusjes te doen
Het plan voor volledige werkgelegenheid by Magnus Mills( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Dutch and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Vrachtwagenchauffeurs, wier taak bestaat uit het heen en weer rijden tussen het ene depot en het andere, komen over nietige geschillen in conflict en zetten zo hun lieve leventje op het spel
De hekkenbouwers by Magnus Mills( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in Dutch and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Een kersverse voorman van een Schots bedrijf wordt met een ploegje werkschuwe arbeiders voor een grote opdracht naar Engeland gestuurd, waar hij merkt hoe hij langzaamaan wordt geïndoctrineerd en zo meewerkt aan hun sabotage
The restraint of beasts by Magnus Mills( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
A black comedy on the British workman. It features three men who erect fences and whose minds are on their beer at the end of the day. This preoccupation makes them accident prone with unfortunate consequences for those supervising them
De verkenners van de Nieuwe Eeuw by Magnus Mills( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Dutch and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Twee groepen ontdekkingsreizigers maken afzonderlijk van elkaar een lange expeditie door een onherbergzaam leeg landschap naar 'het verst van de beschaving verwijderde punt'
Die Herren der Zäune : Roman by Magnus Mills( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in German and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Sin novedad en el Orient Express by Magnus Mills( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 17 libraries worldwide
In preparation for a trip to India, a young man in Britain goes camping. Offered free board at a camping ground in exchange for odd jobs, he becomes involved in local life and never makes it to India. A witty look at the power of habit by a former London bus driver, author of The Restraint of Beasts
Zum König! : Roman by Magnus Mills( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in German and held by 15 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
ミルズ, マグナス
Languages
English (140)
Dutch (8)
German (6)
Spanish (2)
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