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Most recent additions to the complete review:
- Mario Vargas Llosa's The Discreet Hero, just out in English, in Edith Grossman's translation
- Linda Boström Knausgård's The Helios Disaster (yes, that's Karl Ove's wife)
- Mallock's gruesome thriller, The Faces of God
- Georgi Gospodinov's internationally acclaimed The Physics of Sorrow
- Johanna Sinisalo's The Blood of Angels
- Ukrainian-born German-writing Marjana Gaponenko's Who is Martha ?
- Two non-fiction works by Jalāl Āl-e Ahmad:
- The sort-of TV-tie-in, Leif GW Persson's Bäckström: He Who Kills the Dragon
- Louis-Ferdinand Céline's unusual doctoral dissertation, Semmelweis
- Pascal Garnier's The A26
- Naomi S. Baron considers The Fate of Reading in a Digital World, in Words Onscreen
- Konstantinos Theotokis' 1922 novel, Slaves in their Chains, now in English, from Angel Classics
- Luisgé Martín's unsettling Woman in Darkness, now in English from Hispabooks
- Len Rix's translation of Szabó Magda's The Door finally makes it to the US (a decade after UK-publication ...)
- Christian Bobin's slim Emily Dickinson-novel, The Lady in White
- Selected Writings by Bruno Jasieński, The Legs of Izolda Morgan, from Twisted Spoon Press
- A Fiction of the South Seas by Christian Kracht, his controversial novel, Imperium
- Natsume Sōseki's classic, Sanshirō
- Leïla Sebbar's Sherazade, recently reissued by Interlink
- Bertrand Laverdure unusual little novel, Universal Bureau of Copyrights
- Warren Motte on Mirror Gazing in literature
- Vivant Denon's small eighteenth-century classic, No Tomorrow
- Higashino Keigo's motive-mystery, Malice
- Mikheil Javakhishvili's 1920s classic, Kvachi, now available in English, in Dalkey Archive Press' Georgian Literature Series
- Finally, a collection of Volker Braun's poetry in English, Rubble Flora, from Seagull Books
- A review-overview of Peter Buwalda's Bonita Avenue
- Rashid al-Daif's Who's Afraid of Meryl Streep ? now out in English, from the University of Texas Press
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