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Fiction in translation books

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Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2018

Love by Hanne Orstavik Love

Format: Paperback - Released: 15/02/2018

The Endless Summer by Gaye Kynoch The Endless Summer

Format: Paperback - Released: 13/02/2018

Sweet Days of Discipline by Fleur Jaeggy Sweet Days of Discipline

Set in postwar Switzerland, Fleur Jaeggy's eerily beautiful novel begins simply and innocently enough: `At fourteen I was a boarder in a school in the Appenzell'. But there is nothing truly simple or innocent here, and as the narrator broods...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/02/2018

Three Minutes Ewert Grens 6 by Anders Roslund, Borge Hellstrom Three Minutes Ewert Grens 6
The new DCI Ewert Grens thriller, and the sequel to the CWA International Dagger winning Three Seconds.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

The Same Night Awaits Us All by Hristo Karastoyanov The Same Night Awaits Us All

Format: Paperback - Released: 16/01/2018

How Old Dan Became a Tree by Yang Zhengguang How Old Dan Became a Tree

Format: Paperback - Released: 19/12/2017

Savage Theories by Pola Oloixarac Savage Theories

Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2017

Coming Soon

A Greater Music by Bae Suah A Greater Music

Format: Paperback - Released: 23/03/2018

Prague Noir by Pavel Mandys Prague Noir

Format: Paperback - Released: 23/03/2018

Shadowless by Hasan Ali Toptas Shadowless

'A knotty, postmodern tale. The quicksilver narrative slips between dream, memory and reality ... A beguiling enigma' Financial Times In an Anatolian village forgotten both by God and the government, the muhtar has been elected leader for the sixteenth successive...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/04/2018

Brother in Ice by Alicia Kopf Brother in Ice

This hybrid novel uses the stories of polar exploration to make sense of the protagonist's own concerns as she comes of age as an artist, a daughter, and a sister to an autistic brother. Deserved winner of multiple awards upon...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/04/2018

The New Sorrows of Young W. by Ulrich Plenzdorf The New Sorrows of Young W.

'I was just a regular idiot, a nutcase, a show-off and all that. Nothing to cry about. Seriously' Edgar W., teenage dropout, unrequited lover, unrecognized genius - and dead - tells the story of his brief, spectacular life. It is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018

The Earthen Gate by Jia Pingwa The Earthen Gate

Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018

The Bottom Of The Sky by Rodrigo Fresan The Bottom Of The Sky

Format: Paperback - Released: 17/05/2018

Revenge of the Translator by Brice Matthieussent Revenge of the Translator

Revenge of the Translator is acclaimed French writer Brice Matthieussent's brilliant, hilarious, rule-defying exploration of the creative acts of writing and translating, and the often complicated relationship between authors, their translators, and readers.
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/05/2018

Burning Cities by Kai Aareleid Burning Cities

Part of the Peter Owen World Series: Baltics. Estonian author Kai Aareleid's novel, 'Burning Cities', is a poetic historical saga, in which the fortunes of a small family parallel those of a small nation under Communism. A young girl growing...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/05/2018

Darkness and Company by Sigitas Parulskis Darkness and Company

Part of the Peter Owen World Series: Baltics. 'Darkness and Company' is an unflinching and morally complex historical novel about a Lithuanian photographer who agrees to record the murderous actions of the occupying SS and local militia in return for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/05/2018

The Green Crow by Kristine Ulberga The Green Crow

Part of the Peter Owen World Series: Baltics. A contemporary Latvian classic and feminist 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest', Kristine Ulberga's 'The Green Crow' is a novel about an institutionalized woman coming to terms with her lifelong hallucinations of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/05/2018

Look At Me by Mareike Krugel Look At Me

Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2018

The Iliac Crest by Cristina Rivera-Garza The Iliac Crest

On a dark, stormy night, an unnamed narrator is visited by two women: one a former lover, the other a stranger. They ruthlessly question their host and claim to know his greatest secret: that he is, in fact, a woman....
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/06/2018

Other books in this genre

Her Mother's Mother's Mother And Her Daughters by Maria Jose Silveira Her Mother's Mother's Mother And Her Daughters

Format: Paperback - Released: 12/12/2017

Protected By The Shadows An Inspector Irene Huss Investigation by Helene Tursten Protected By The Shadows An Inspector Irene Huss Investigation

Format: Hardback - Released: 28/11/2017

Secret Passages in a Hillside Town by Pasi Ilmari (Author) Jaaskelainen Secret Passages in a Hillside Town

An atmospheric love story with a twist by the author of The Rabbit Back Literature Society In a small hillside town, Olli Suominen - publisher and discontented husband - is constantly losing umbrellas. He has also joined a film club....
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/11/2017

The Brahmadells by Joanes Nielsen The Brahmadells

Format: Paperback - Released: 21/11/2017

Incest by Christine Angot Incest

Format: Paperback - Released: 09/11/2017

Malacqua by Nicola Pugliese Malacqua

Four days of rain trigger strange events across Naples: ghostly voices are heard, musical coins appear. As a journalist searches for meaning, we follow those caught in the floods. This portrait of a much-mythologised city captivated Italy when published in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2017

Amok by Stefan (Author) Zweig Amok

On a sweltering ocean-liner travelling from India to Europe a passenger tells his story: the tale of a doctor in the Dutch East Indies torn between his duty and the pull of his emotions; a tale of power and desire,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

Swallowing Mercury by Wioletta Greg Swallowing Mercury

Wiola lives in a close-knit agricultural community. Wiola has a black cat called Blackie. Wiola's father was a deserter but now he is a taxidermist. Wiola's mother tells her that killing spiders brings on storms. Wiola must never enter the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

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