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Most recent additions to the complete review:
- One of the year's most anticipated debuts, Zia Haider Rahman's In the Light of What We Know
- Amanda Michalopoulou's novel, Why I Killed My Best Friend
- Pascal Garnier's How's the Pain ? now also coming to the US
- Marek Hłasko's Killing the Second Dog, back in print from New Vessel Press
- Amélie Nothomb's Tuer le père -- set in Nevada !
- Yoshimura Akira's novel, Shipwrecks
- Daniel Kehlmann's F
- Andrés Neuman's Talking to Ourselves
- Dale Jamieson on Why the Struggle Against Climate Change Failed – and What It Means for Our Future, in Reason in a Dark Time
- Muriel Spark's The Ballad of Peckham Rye
- Waguih Ghali's 1964 classic, Beer in the Snooker Club
- Ivan Vladislavić's 2001 novel, The Restless Supermarket, finally available in a UK/US edition (from And Other Stories)
- A Bar Lume Mystery by Marco Malvaldi, Game for Five
- Marcelle Sauvageot's 1933 Commentary, finally available in English, from Ugly Duckling Presse -- a Best Translated Book Award longlisted title
- Didier Daeninckx finds a lot more than just Nazis in the Metro in this newly-translated thriller, just out from Melville House
- A review overview of Rebecca Newberger Goldstein on Why Philosophy Won't Go Away, in Plato at the Googleplex
- Alain Robbe-Grillet's incredibly controversial final work, A Sentimental Novel
- Michael Emmerich on Translation, Canonization, and World Literature in his study of The Tale of Genji
- Arkady and Boris Strugatsky's Definitely Maybe, in a new edition from Melville House
- Another of the Best Translated Book Award-longlisted titles, Stig Sæterbakken's Through the Night
- The first two Inspector Maigret novels by Georges Simenon, in their new Penguin Classics translations (by David Bellos and Anthea Bell, respectively):
- Nobel laureate Kawabata Yasunari's classic, Snow Country
- French author Julia Deck's widely-hailed dark debut, Viviane
- Vladimir Lorchenkov's tale out of Moldova, The Good Life Elsewhere
- Andrea Camilleri's pre-Montalbano bestseller, Hunting Season, finally available in English
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