Fiction

Close Sesame

A Novel
Nuruddin Farah

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2006

The moving third and final book in the Variations on the Theme of an African Dictatorship trilogy

The Colour of Memory

A Novel
Geoff Dyer

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2014
The first novel, in revised form, from “possibly the best living writer in Britain” (The Daily Telegraph)

Compartment No. 6

A Novel
Rosa Liksom; Translated from the Finnish by Lola Rogers

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2016

A wickedly mischievous, darkly imaginative, and completely unforgettable ride

The Complete Ballet

A Fictional Essay in Five Acts
John Haskell

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2017

A dark-hued, hybrid novel by a writer who “delivers our culture back to us, made entirely new” (A. M. Homes)

The Complete History of New Mexico

Stories
Kevin McIlvoy

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2005

"Compelling and complex . . . Strange and wonderful."—The New York Times Book Review

Damned If I Do

Stories
Percival Everett

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2004

An exceptional new collection of short stories by Percival Everett, author of the highly praised and wickedly funny novel, Erasure

Dark Lies the Island

Stories
Kevin Barry

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2015
“Outstanding . . . . [These] stories triumph. . . . They are funny, sad, troubling, illuminating, often in equal measure.”––Financial Times

Dead Languages

David Shields

,

1998

"Shields is a talented writer, and in Dead Languages he explores fertile themes with intelligence and verbal energy."—The New York Times

Duplex

A Novel
Kathryn Davis

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2014
“Utterly compelling. . . . Davis writes with a stunning brilliance, creating fractured worlds that are both extraordinary and routine.”—The Boston Globe

Encircling

A Novel
Carl Frode Tiller; Translated from the Norwegian by Barbara J. Haveland

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2017

The brilliant first novel in The Encircling Trilogy, a searing psychological portrait of a man by his friends

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