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- Milan Kundera's new novel, The Festival of Insignificance
- Ann Morgan's Reading the World, now out in the US as The World Between Two Covers, based on her A year of reading the world-weblog
- Déborah Lévy-Bertherat's novel, The Travels of Daniel Ascher
- Ivan Vladislavić's new collection of stories, 101 Detectives
- Bangladeshi author K. Anis Ahmed's novel, The World in my Hands
- Suzanne Leblanc's The Thought House of Philippa -- inspired by Wittgenstein's house
- A new translation of Jules Verne's The Self-Propelled Island
- Flash fiction by Lao Ma, in Individuals
- Amélie Nothomb's modern spin on the Bluebeard-tale, Barbe bleue
- Catherine Vance Yeh's new study of The Chinese Political Novel: Migration of a World Genre
- The Collected Stories by Mikhail Shishkin, Calligraphy Lesson
- Two novels by Enrique Vila-Matas, written some thirty years apart but finally available in English:
- Vladimir Sharov's Before and During, the first of his novels to appear in English
- Neal Stephenson's new blockbuster, Seveneves
- The third in Pierre Lemaitre's Verhœven-series, Camille
- Pascal Garnier's The Islanders
- Joshua Cohen's much-anticipated Book of Numbers
- Kamel Daoud reconsiders Camus' classic, in his multiple-prize-winning novel, The Meursault Investigation
- Renée Knight's debut thriller, Disclaimer
- A Memoir by Nobel laureate Patrick Modiano, Pedigree
- Jiří Karásek ze Lvovic's turn-of-the-(last-)century novel, A Gothic Soul, now available in English in a lovely little edition from Twisted Spoon
- Tomas Espedal's striking Against Nature
- Virginie Despentes' 2010 prix Renaudot-winning novel, Apocalypse Baby, now also out in a US-edition
- Moroccan author Leila Abouzeid's novel, The Last Chapter
- Anne Garréta's remarkable novel, Sphinx, just out from Deep Vellum
- Marah Rusli's 1922 Indonesian classic, Sitti Nurbaya: A Love Unrealized
- Aleksandar Hemon's new novel, The Making of Zombie Wars
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