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Most recent additions to the complete review:
- Julie Schumacher's epistolary campus-novel, Dear Committee Members
- Another volume in Dalkey Archive Press' Library of Korean Literature, Ch'oe In-ho's Another Man's City
- Haitian author Frankétienne's Ready to Burst, finally available in English, from Archipelago Books
- Nino Haratischwili's 2010 novel, Juja
- The restored version of Jules Verne's The Meteor Hunt
- Swiss author Arno Camenisch's The Alp -- translated from the German and Romansh
- Anna Katharine Green's 1878 mystery, The Leavenworth Case
- The last novel Roberto Bolaño published during his lifetime, A Little Lumpen Novelita, now finally also available in English, from New Directions
- Another knock-out from Pascal Garnier, The Front Seat Passenger
- Andrea Canobbio's new novel, Three Light-Years
- Scholastique Mukasonga's prix Renaudot-winning novel, Our Lady of the Nile
- More from the fascinating Szentkuthy Miklós, Towards the One and Only Metaphor, from Contra Mundum Press
- Malayalam-writing M.T. Vasudevan Nair's take on the Mahabharata, from the perspective of Bhima
- Lars Iyer's new novel, Wittgenstein Jr
- Austrian-Japanese author Milena Michiko Flašar's I Called Him Necktie, coming from New Vessel Press
- Vikram Chandra on The Beauty of Code, the Code of Beauty (so the US sub-title), Geek Sublime
- Murakami Haruki's new novel, Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage
- Ian McEwan's new novel, The Children Act
- The first in Gonçalo M. Tavares' 'Kingdom'-tetralogy, but the last to make it into English (because, you know ...), A Man: Klaus Klump
- A Woman's Life in Eleventh-Century Japan, Sugawara no Takasue no Musume's The Sarashina Diary in a new translation
- Antoine Volodine's Writers, just out in English from Dalkey Archive Press
- The second Bar Lume mystery by Marco Malvaldi, Three-Card Monte
- Pascal Garnier's Moon in a Dead Eye, now also out in the US
- A Novel of the Iran-Iraq War by Mahmoud Dowlatabadi, Thirst
- Ismail Kadare's fascinating autobiographical novel of his Soviet-MFA time, Twilight of the Eastern Gods
- David Shafer's much buzzed-about debut Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
- A new translation of Arkady and Boris Strugatsky's classic, Hard to be a God
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