European Lit

In the Palace of Flowers Cover Image
ISBN: 9781911115755
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Published: Cassava Republic Press - February 16th, 2021

Set in Iran at the end of the 19th Century --in the Persian royal court of the Qajars--, In The Palace of Flowers is an atmospheric historical novel about Jamila, an Abyssinian slave who stands at the funeral of a Persian nobleman, watching the rites with empty eyes. In that very moment, she realises that her life will never be acknowledged or mourned with the same significance.

Boy, Snow, Bird: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781594633409
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Published: Riverhead Books - March 3rd, 2015

As seen on the cover of the New York Times Book Review, where it was described as “gloriously unsettling… evoking Toni Morrison, Haruki Murakami, Angela Carter, Edgar Allan Poe, Gabriel García Márquez, Chris Abani and even Emily Dickinson,” and already one of the year’s most widely acclaimed novels:

Dumpster Dog! Cover Image
By Colas Gutman, Marc Boutavant (Illustrator), Allison M. Charette (Translator)
ISBN: 9781592702350
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - June 11th, 2019

"This chapter book―already popular in France, where it has been made into a hit TV show―is for kids who can appreciate a little more action and a lot more voice in their reading. (There's more than a hint of Lemony Snicket's dark hilarity in Gutman's writing.)"―Jenny Rosenstrach, The New York Times

The Chain Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316531269
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Published: Mulholland Books - July 9th, 2019

When a mother is targeted by a dangerous group of masterminds, she must commit a crime to save her kidnapped daughter -- or risk losing her forever -- in this "propulsive and original" thriller (Stephen King).

The Trial: A New Translation Based on the Restored Text (The Schocken Kafka Library) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780805209990
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Published: Schocken - May 25th, 1999

Written in 1914, The Trial is one of the most important novels of the twentieth century: the terrifying tale of Josef K., a respectable bank officer who is suddenly and inexplicably arrested and must defend himself against a charge about which he can get no information.

Hundred: What You Learn in a Lifetime Cover Image
By Heike Faller, Valerio Vidali (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781250237026
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Published: Celadon Books - October 22nd, 2019

In HUNDRED, the simple pleasures and hard lessons of each age are gorgeously presented as a full color, illustrated journey of the passage of time.
What did you learn in life? At age 3? At 21? What about 45? 65? 80 and beyond? How can you share this wisdom with the people you love?