Fiction

Kentucky

Simon Van Booy

Carol was thirteen when her daddy lost her in a game of cards. A year later– pregnant and with nowhere to go − she is taken in by Bessie and Martha, who run a secret refuge for ‘lost’ women. 50 years…


The City of Salt and Ivory

Khaled Naim

Ziad Bitar has a blessing and a curse—he suffers from hyperthymesia, total recall. Ziad remembers everything: every breakfast he’s ever had, all the numbers in his mother’s phone book, each pang of ad…


Mila Hunt

Eli Anderson

Mila, 17, lives in the Center, far from the misery and danger of the Periphery − a lawless territory where no one dares to wander. She has a dark secret: she possesses the power to make those around h…


Misha

Stephen Glantz

Lida, 1943. Fifteen-year-old Misha yearns for a life of adventure. He lives for climbing the tallest trees, getting into trouble, and dancing with all the girls, especially his older sister’s best fri…


Trinity

Louisa Hall

SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2019 INTERNATIONAL DYLAN THOMAS PRIZE J. Robert Oppenheimer was a brilliant scientist, a champion of liberal causes, and a complex and often contradictory character. He loyally pro…


Murder at Greysbridge

Andrea Carter

Summer has arrived in Inishowen, and solicitor Ben O’Keeffe is sorely tempted by a job offer from an American law firm. But before making any life-changing decisions, she has her assistant Leah’s wedd…


Three Times the End of the World

Sophie Divry

After a robbery with his brother goes wrong, Joseph Kamal is thrown into prison. As guards and inmates violently clash around him, the young man tries to adapt to his new surroundings, wishing for thi…


Savages 2: The Spectre

Sabri Louatah

In an already tense crowd on election night, France’s first Arab presidential candidate Chaouch is shot at close range by the young and naïve Krim Nerrouche. As shock pulses through the nation, Paris…


Immigrant, Montana

Amitava Kumar

Immigrant, Montana is the story of a young new immigrant to the United States in search of love: across dividing lines between cultures, between sexes, and between the particular desires of one man an…


You Become an Adult the Day You Forgive Your Parents

Gérard Salem

In this highly original, captivating epistolary novel, Gérard Salem explores with humor and empathy the story of a family whose lives feel oddly familiar. Seven years ago, Boris broke all contact with…