Favorite Books in Translation (English)

By Nita Tyndall

By Nita Tyndall

Vita Nostra

Dyachenko

$26.99

Strange, beautiful physics-based fantasy translated from the Russian by Julia Meitov Hersey.

Inkheart (Inkheart Trilogy, Book 1), 1

Cornelia Funke

$10.99 $10.11

One of my favorite children's books ever, absolutely magical and a fantastic translation by Althea Bell. Translated from the German.

The Vegetarian

Han Kang

$16.00 $14.72

A deliciously creepy novel about women's desire. Translated from the Korean by Deborah Smith.

Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead

Olga Tokarczuk

$27.00 $24.84

Magical and suspenseful murder mystery. Translated from the Polish by Antonia Lloyd-Jones.

Maresi: The Red Abbey Chronicles Book 1

Maria Turtschaninoff

$9.99

Absolutely fantastic feminist YA fantasy. Translated from the Swedish by A. A. Prime.

Real World

Natsuo Kirino

$16.95

YA noir thriller set in Japan around four teenage girls. Translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel.

You Should Have Left

Daniel Kehlmann

$15.00 $13.80

An absolutely terrifying German thriller about a screenwriter. Translated from the German by Ross Benjamin.

The Memory Police

Yoko Ogawa

$25.95 $23.87

Another really great Orwell-esque thriller. Haven't read this one yet but I'm so excited to dive in. Translated from the Japanese by Stephen Snyder.