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- Een transatlantische tragedie by A.F.Th. van der Heijden, his epic Roman Polanski-Charles Manson novel, Het schervengericht
- Jean-Luc Benoziglio's 1980 novel, Privy Portrait, now in English from Seagull Books
- Stories by Estonian author Kristiina Ehin, Walker on Water, from Unnamed Press
- Lars Mørch Finborud's The Black Signs, now in English, from Broken Dimanche Press
- Charlie Hill's killer-novel novel, Books
- Marie NDiaye's Self-Portrait in Green, now in English from Two Lines Press
- Another dialogue from Denis Diderot, Rameau's Nephew
- Canadian-Vietnamese author Kim Thúy's Mãn
- Javier Cercas' recent novel, Outlaws
- Leonardo Sciascia's Equal Danger
- Nguyễn Nhật Ánh's Vietnamese bestseller, Ticket to Childhood
- Gilles Perrault's 1969 novel, Dossier 51, which feels disturbingly relevant
- R.Taggart Murphy's new study of Japan and the Shackles of the Past
- The latest from Jonathan Coe, Expo 58
- Diego De Silva's I hadn't understood
- Éric Faye's little based-on-a-(bizarre-)true-story novel, Nagasaki
- A new translation, by Margaret Jull Costa, of Benito Pérez Galdós' classic Tristana (yes, the basis for the Buñuel film)
- Much-anticipated science fiction from China, Liu Cixin's The Three-Body Problem
- A Novel of Chengdu by Murong, Leave Me Alone
- Oliver Friggieri's Children Come by Ship, the first translation from Maltese covered here
- Nobel laureate Patrick Modiano's Honeymoon, just re-issued by Godine in paperback
- Mynona's philosophical grotesque from 1920, The Creator, now in English from Wakefield Press
- Maylis de Kerangal's multiple-award-winning 2010 novel, Birth of a Bridge, now out in English from Talonbooks
- Georgian author Otar Chiladze's Avelum
- Three novellas by the new Nobel laureate, Patrick Modiano, collected in Suspended Sentences:
- Not a review, but a book I wrote -- an extended Literary Saloon dialogue -- is now available, Arno Schmidt: a centennial colloquy
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