Translations

The Star of Algiers

A Novel
Aziz Chouaki; Translated from the French by Ros Schwartz and Lulu Norman

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2005

Available for the first time in English, Chouaki "powerfully depicts youth in distress, caught between the lure of the West and the mosque" (BIBA)

Tesla: A Portrait with Masks

A Novel
Vladimir Pistalo; translated from the Serbian by Bogdan Rakic and John Jeffries

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2015
An electric novel of the extraordinary life of one of the twentieth century’s most prodigious and colorful inventors

The Time of the Doves

Mercè Rodoreda; Translated from the Catalan and Introduced by David Rosenthal

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1986

"The most beautiful novel published in Spain since the Civil War."—Gabriel García Márquez

To Siberia

A Novel
Per Petterson; Translated from the Norwegian by Anne Born

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2008

A brilliant novel of lost innocence from the internationally best-selling author of Out Stealing Horses and "a master storyteller"—Newsweek  

Tomb Song

A Novel
Julián Herbert; Translated from the Spanish by Christina MacSweeney

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2018

An incandescent new voice from Mexico, for readers of Ben Lerner and Rachel Cusk

Waiting for Tomorrow

A Novel
Nathacha Appanah; Translated from the French by Geoffrey Strachan

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2018

A powerful examination of the artistic impulse, cultural identity, and family bonds

A Wake for the Living

Poems (Bilingual Edition)
Radmila Lazic; Translated from the Serbian by Charles Simic

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2003

Pulitzer Prize-winner Charles Simic introduces and translates the poems of Serbian feminist, activist, and writer Radmila Lazic

Without an Alphabet, Without a Face

Selected Poems
Saadi Youssef; Translated from the Arabic by Khaled Mattawa

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2002

The work of one of the major contemporary Arab poets is available in English for the first time in the United States

A Woman Loved

A Novel
Andreï Makine; Translated from the French by Geoffrey Strachan

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2015
The fascinating story of a young Russian filmmaker’s attempts to portray Catherine the Great, before and after the collapse of the Soviet Union

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