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The Royal Abduls

Ramiza Shamoun Koya

$16.95 $15.59

Minor Detail

Adania Shibli

$15.95 $14.67

MINOR DETAIL by Adania Shibli translated by Elisabeth Jaquette New Directions Books, 144 pages reviewed by Dylan Cook

Empty Words

Mario Levrero

$16.95 $15.59

EMPTY WORDS by Mario Levrero translated from the Spanish by Annie McDermott Coffee House Press, 122 pages reviewed by Ashlee Paxton-Turner

The Beauty of Their Youth: Stories

Joyce Hinnefeld


The Beauty of Their Youth: Stories by Joyce Hinnefeld, reviewed by Beth Kephart

Sketches of the Criminal World: Further Kolyma Stories

Varlam Shalamov


SKETCHES OF THE CRIMINAL WORLD: FURTHER KOLYMA STORIES by Varlam Shalamov translated by Donald Rayfield New York Review Books, 576 pages  reviewed by Dylan Cook

Max Havelaar: Or, the Coffee Auctions of the Dutch Trading Company



MAX HAVELAAR: OR, THE COFFEE AUCTIONS OF THE DUTCH TRADING COMPANY by Multatuli translated by Ina Rilke and David McKay New York Review Books, 336 pages reviewed by Dylan Cook

The Book of X

Sarah Rose Etter

$17.99 $16.55

THE BOOK OF X by Sarah Rose Etter Two Dollar Radio, 279 pages reviewed by Elizabeth Mosier

Berlin Alexanderplatz

Alfred Doblin

$19.95 $18.35

BERLIN ALEXANDERPLATZ by Alfred Döblin translated by Michael Hofmann NYRB Classics, 458 pages reviewed by Tyson Duffy


Garth Greenwell

$26.00 $23.92

Optic Nerve

Maria Gainza

$16.95 $15.59

OPTIC NERVE by María Gainza translated by Thomas Bunstead Catapult, 208 Pages

All for Nothing

Walter Kempowski

$16.95 $15.59


Melissa Duclos

$16.99 $15.63

BESOTTED by Melissa Duclos 713 Books, 243 pages reviewed by Lisa Johnson Mitchell

Sacred Darkness

Levan Berdzenishvili

$17.00 $15.64

The Barefoot Woman

Scholastique Mukasonga

$16.00 $14.72

Panic Years

Daniel Difranco

$16.00 $14.72

PANIC YEARS by Daniel DiFranco Tailwinds Press, 331 pages reviewed by Allegra Armstrong


Bragi Ólafsson

$14.95 $13.75

NARRATOR by Bragi Ólafsson translated from the Icelandic by Lytton Smith Open Letter Books, 120 pages reviewed by Katharine Coldiron

Clotel: Or, the President's Daughter

William Wells Brown


CLOTEL, or, The President's Daughter by William Wells Brown Penguin Classics, 320 pages reviewed by Dylan Cook

The Dark Heart of Every Wild Thing

Joseph Fasano


THE DARK HEART OF EVERY WILD THING by Joseph Fasano Platypus Press, 272 pages (forthcoming, September 1, 2020) reviewed by Michael McCarthy 

On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous

Ocean Vuong

$26.00 $23.92

ON EARTH WE’RE BRIEFLY GORGEOUS by Ocean Vuong Penguin Press, 256 pages reviewed by Claire Kooyman