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From out of the City

by John Kelly

Dublin, some years from now, and the President of the United States has just been assassinated during a state dinner in his honour. The official account has already taken hold but a hawk-eyed octogenarian named...


by Igor Vishnevetsky & Andrew Bromfield

Closing the gap between the contemporary Russian novel and the masterpieces of the early Soviet avant-garde, this masterful mixture of prose and poetry, excerpts from private letters and diaries, and quotes...

Aliss at the Fire (Norwegian Literature Series)

by Jon Fosse & Damion Searls

A visionary masterpiece from “the new Ibsen.” In her old house by the fjord, Signe lies on a bench and sees a vision of herself as she was more than twenty years earlier: standing by the window waiting for...

At Least We Can Apologize

by Lee Ki-ho & Christopher Joseph Dykas

A kaleidoscope of minor nuisances and major grievances, this novel heralds a new comic voice in Korean letters.

A Most Ambiguous Sunday and Other Stories

by Jung Young-moon, Yewon Jung & Louis Vinciguerra

Considered an eccentric in the traditional Korean literary world and often compared to Kafka, Jung Young-moon’s short stories have nonetheless won numerous readers both in Korea and abroad. 

House with a Sunken Courtyard

by Kim Won-il & Ji-moon Suh

An occasionally terrifying and always vivid portrayal of what it was like to live as a refugee immediately after the end of the Korean War. 

My Son's Girlfriend

by Jung Mi Kyung & Yu Young-nan

At once an ironic portrayal of contemporary Korea and an intimate exploration of heartache, alienation, and nostalgia, this collection of seven short stories has earned the author widespread critical acclaim. ...

Lonesome You

by Park Wan-suh & Elizabeth Haejin Yoon

In this collection by a canonical figure in Korean literature, meditations upon life in old age come to the fore—at its best, accompanied by great beauty and compassion; at its worst by a cynicism that nonetheless...

No One Writes Back

by Eunjin Jang & Yewon Jung

Communication—or the lack thereof—is the subject of this sly update of the picaresque.


by Kim Joo-Young, Louis Vinciguerra & Inrae You Vinciguerra

Hailed by critics, Stingray has been described by its author as “a critical biography of my loving mother.”  

One Spoon on This Earth

by Hyun Ki-young & Jennifer M. Lee

An autobiographical novel that takes a life to pieces, One Spoon on this Earth stands a sort of digest of contemporary Korean history as it might be seen through the lens of one man’s life and opinions.

When Adam Opens His Eyes

by Jang Jung-il, Sun-Ae Hwang & Horace Jeffery Hodges

First published in 1990, this is a sensational and highly controversial novel by one of Korea’s most electrifying contemporary authors, which plows through contemporaneous Korean mores with aplomb.

The Soil

by Yi Kwang-su, Horace Jeffery Hodges & Sun-Ae Hwang

A major, never before translated novel by the author of Mujông / The Heartless—often called the first modern Korean novel.

My Year of Love

Short Fiction of Flann O'Brien

by Flann O'Brien, Neil Murphy & Keith Hopper

A welcome gift for every Flann O’Brien fan, this collection at last assembles his short fiction—including a final, incomplete novel, and other never-before-published pieces—into a single volume.   

Summer of the Elder Tree

by Marie Chaix & Harry Matthews

A memoir and meditation investigating the reasons behind the author’s fourteen-year withdrawal from writing.  

Re: Quin

by Robert Buckeye

An unabashedly personal and partisan critical biography of the great British experimentalist of the 1960s.


by Elisabeth Horem & Jane Kuntz

A brokenhearted man leaves behind his familiar Europe to find himself in a desert land equal parts dull and dreamlike, torn between his desire to lose himself in this new country or hide away with the pampered...

Silences, or a  Woman's Life

by Marie Chaix & Harry Mathews

When a woman falls into a coma, her daughter accompanies her through six weeks of agony, bearing witness to the prolonged death imposed upon her by the monstrous machine of modern medicine. During this final...

The Book of Emotions (Brazilian Literature Series)

by João|Jackson, Elizabeth Almino

In a future Brazil, a blind photographer considers his old photographs and, deprived of his sight, reconstructs his experiences.