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Most recent additions to the complete review:
- Lydia Chukovskaya's Soviet classic, Sofia Petrovna
- 99 notes préparatoires à l'écriture d'un roman policier by Paul Fournel, Avant le polar
- A bilingual edition of Aldus Manutius' prefaces to The Greek Classics, in the I Tatti Renaissance Library
- Marek Šindelka's unusual novel, Aberrant, recently from Twisted Spoon Press
- The latest from Santiago Gamboa, Return to the Dark Valley
- A Sextet by Tanizaki Jun'ichirō, The Gourmet Club, just re-issued by the University of Michigan Press
- Christoph Ransmayr's Cox
- Best-selling French author Marc Levy's P.S. from Paris, now in English from AmazonCrossing
- An early Russian novel, by Mikhail Chulkov, The Comely Cook
- The new Penguin Classics translation of the Marquis de Sade's notorious classic, The 120 Days of Sodom or, The School of Libertinage
- Andrés Barba's remarkable and unsettling Such Small Hands
- Classical Sanskrit drama from Vishákha·datta, Rákshasa's Ring
- Daša Drndić's very impressive novel, Belladonna
- Another new(ly translated) novel by the Nobel laureate, Patrick Modiano's 1986 Sundays in August now available in English, in Yale University Press' Margellos World Republic of Letters series
- Sara Mesa's Scar, just out from Dalkey Archive Press
- Mihail Sebastian's For Two Thousand Years, now also in a US edition
- A Mandala by Antonio Tabucchi, the posthumous For Isabel, now out in English from Archipelago
- Chandrasekhar Kambar's South Indian novel, Karimayi, just out from Seagull Books
- Kim Young-ha's I Hear Your Voice, just out in English
- The second in Honda Tetsuya's crime-series, Soul Cage
- Rob Iliffe on The Religious Worlds of Isaac Newton, in Priest of Nature
- Emma Reyes' childhood memoir, translated by Daniel Alarcón, The Book of Emma Reyes
- Shiraishi Kazufumi's The Part of Me That Isnít Broken Inside, just about out from Dalkey Archive Press
- Lee Child's first Jack Reacher thriller, Killing Floor
- Max Frisch's long-sealed 1973-4 diary, From the Berlin Journal, now also in English, from Seagull Books
- Yuri Herrera's first novel, Kingdom Cons, now in English, from And Other Stories
- Viktor Shklovsky's 1931 novel, Life of a Bishop's Assistant, recently out from Dalkey Archive Press
- Marie NDiaye's My Heart Hemmed In, just out from Two Lines Press
- Quentin Mouron's Three Drops of Blood and a Cloud of Cocaine
- John Fowles' classic novel, The Magus
- The first Rocco Schiavone Mystery by Antonio Manzini, Black Run
- Arthur Schnitzler's only recently (re)discovered novella, Late Fame -- now also in a US edition
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