Our picks for this year's Women in Translation Book Club
Natasha Wimmer and Nona Fernández$14.00 $12.88
Our February pick, the story of friends growing up under Pinochet in Chile, and the missing friend connecting them all. Spare, beautiful, disturbing.
Veronica Raimo$16.00 $14.72
Our April pick, following a pregnant woman whose partner is accused of rape. A tense investigation of consent and utopia. Translated from the Italian.
Jokha Alharthi and Marilyn Booth$16.95 $15.59
Our June pick, a Man Booker International Prize winner translated from the Arabic. The novel follows three sisters from Oman.
Ginny Tapley Takemori and Sayaka Murata$15.00 $13.80
Our August pick is the story of a woman working in a Tokyo convenience store who feels as though she's on the outside of society. Translated from the Japanese.
Tina Kover and Négar Djavadi$18.00 $16.56
Our October pick, translated from the French. Follows an Iranian woman in Paris navigating family, relationships, history, and identity.
Every two months we discuss books written by women and femme-identifying authors translated into English. Follow along with us!