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Translated by Henning Koch. Melville House. Based on a true story, this searing autobiographical novel depicts a father struggling to cope with the tragic loss of his partner just as their daughter is born. The Kites. By Romain Gary. Translated by Miranda Richmond Mouillot. By Rachel Cusk. Lake Success. By Gary Shteyngart. Random House. We do not root for him, but we root for his comeuppance. The Largesse of the Sea Maiden: Stories.
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Last Stories. The great Irish writer, who died in at the age of 88, captured turning points in individual lives with powerful slyness. This seemingly quiet but ultimately volcanic collection is his final gift to us, and it is filled with plots sprung from human feeling. Translated by Don Bartlett.
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By Dorthe Nors. In her sparkling novel — shortlisted for the International Man Booker — Nors trains her gaze on a woman many people would look past, a middle-aged translator learning to drive. My Struggle: Book 6. By Karl Ove Knausgaard. Translated by Don Bartlett and Martin Aitken. My Year of Rest and Relaxation.
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The Neighborhood. By Mario Vargas Llosa. Translated by Edith Grossman. This novel, a gritty depiction of a society grounded in corruption, hedonism and violence, may be a sendup of life in Peru before the downfall of Alberto Fujimori in , but it has contemporary relevance for many countries. When civic life becomes degraded, Vargas Llosa demonstrates, everyone is affected, the rich and the poor, the high and the low, the victim and the victimizer. The Odyssey. By Homer. Translated by Emily Wilson. Osborne, who worked as a reporter along the border in the early s, knows Mexico well and he passes that knowledge along to Marlowe.
The Overstory. The Parking Lot Attendant. An Ethiopian-American teenager living in a mysterious island commune narrates this impressive debut novel, recalling her childhood in Boston and her entanglement there with a charismatic parking-lot attendant and his possibly sinister schemes. The Perfect Nanny. By Leila Slimani. Translated by Sam Taylor.
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A Princess in Theory. By Alyssa Cole. This novel checks a lot of boxes: STEM girls, gaslighting, sexual consent. By Lionel Shriver. A collection of short fiction that becomes a wry catalog of the many ways an acquisitive urge can go astray. Pure Hollywood: And Other Stories.
By Nick Drnaso. Drawn and Quarterly. By Ling Ma. Slave Old Man. By Patrick Chamoiseau. Translated by Linda Coverdale. New Press. His exhilarating flight evokes the shock of freedom with tactile immediacy. The Sparsholt Affair. For a man in the s, gay sex was a scandal that led to a prison term. His son comes to maturity in a different era, one in which he can take a legal husband.
Spinning Silver. A State of Freedom. Naipaul, presents five interconnected stories set in India and exploring the lives of the unmoored. Macleod, on the other hand, felt that he had offered encouragement, advice, and resources.