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Most recent additions to the complete review:
- Maylis de Kerangal's widely acclaimed novel, now out as The Heart in the US -- and, sigh, as Mend the Living, in another translation, in the UK
- John Wray's new novel, The Lost Time Accidents
- Léon Bloy's 1894 collection of undeniably Disagreeable Tales, now in English from Wakefield Press
- Michal Viewegh's classic 1992 novel, Bliss Was it in Bohemia, finally available in English
- Martin Suter's The Last Weynfeldt
- Kwee Tek Hoay's The Rose of Cikembang, another in Lontar's Modern Library of Indonesia-series
- Rafael Chirbes' highly-acclaimed On the Edge, now out in English from New Directions, in Margaret Jull Costa's translation
- Serge Brussolo's 1992 novel The Deep Sea Diver's Syndrome, finally in English, from Melville House
- A Fantastical Tale of Life Under Putin by Oleg Kashin, Fardwor, Russia !
- Ayatsuji Yukito's The Decagon House Murders
- Bolesław Prus' 1890 classic, The Doll
- Provisionally definitive secretary and president of the Oulipo Paul Fournel's Dear Reader, in David Bellos' translation, from Pushkin Press
- An Ottoman Novel by Ahmet Midhat Efendi, Felâtun Bey and Râkım Efendi, forthcoming from Syracuse University Press
- Paul Morand's 1941 novel, The Man in a Hurry, now in English from Pushkin Press
- Zoran Živković's collection of Time Gifts, from Northwestern University Press' great 'Writings from an Unbound Europe'-series
- An old one but a good one from Naguib Mahfouz, The Beginning and the End
- Britta Böhler's Thomas Mann-novel, The Decision
- Han Kang's The Vegetarian - with a US edition due out soon
- The first in Bernhard Aichner's undertaker-trilogy, Woman of the Dead
- Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay's classc novel (on whch the Satyajit Ray-film was based ...), Pather Panchali
- Pia Juul's The Murder of Halland, now also available in a North American edition
- Claudia Piñeiro's latest, Betty Boo
- Estonian author Mihkel Mutt's The Cavemen Chronicle, just out from Dalkey Archive Press
- Denis Feeney finds The Beginnings of Latin Literature in Beyond Greek
- Johanna Sinisalo's novel of a dystopian alter-Finland (and chili peppers),The Core of the Sun
- Eminent judge Richard A. Posner weighs in on The Academy and the Judiciary -- and their Divergent Paths
- Yi Mun-yol's fascinating 1979 novel Son of Man, finally available in English, in Dalkey Archive Press' Library of Korean Literature-series
- Iain Pears' tremendously enjoyable Arcadia
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