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Prince of Monkeys

LITERARY FICTION A provocative debut novel by a brilliant young Nigerian writer, tackling politics, class, and power as a group of friends come of age in Lagos. Growing up in middle-class Lagos, Nigeria during the late 1980s and early 1990s, Ihechi forms a band of close friends in his neighborhood. They discover Lagos together as […]

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King of Joy

LITERARY FICTION “This novel is transfixing: an imaginative meditation on emotional survival, isolation, and the beauty and limitations of human connection. I love Chiem’s writing.” ―Melissa Broder, author of The Pisces “What a funny, fresh, bittersweet masterpiece―there is no one else in the world writing like Richard Chiem. From the sentence-level wizardry to the racing […]

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The Woman in the White Kimono

HISTORICAL FICTION  Oceans and decades apart, two women are inextricably bound by the secrets between them.  Japan, 1957. Seventeen-year-old Naoko Nakamura’s prearranged marriage to the son of her father’s business associate secures her family’s status in their traditional Japanese community, but Naoko has fallen for another man. An American sailor, a gaijin—and to marry him […]

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Murder at the Book Club

A deliciously Agatha Christie-style mystery that sucks you in from the first page. — Sibel Hodge, bestselling author of ‘Look Behind You’ A good old Whodunnit from Ms Reavley that will keep readers guessing till the very end! — J.A. Baker, bestselling author of ‘The Other Mother’ A deliciously devilish whodunit! — Robert Bryndza, bestselling author of the Detective Erika Foster […]

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Daredevil Dads

ACTION & ADVENTURE Daredevil Dads chronicles the lives of a group of men who do some of the most dangerous jobs on (and off) the planet – and in some instances even below the earth’s surface. Every day they walk out the door, they know it might be their last as they push themselves to […]

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All the Time in the World (Todo o tempo do mundo)

FICTION | ROMANCE “Is traveling in time just a trick, an illusion of the highest order, so incredible and yet so true? If Gomyde’s previous books were golden, get ready for ‘All the Time in the World’” — James McSill, Story Consultant (McSill Story Studio – York, UK) “Maurício Gomyde is an author you want to […]

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In the Big Washtub (Le grand lavoir)

LITERARY FICTION After the success of Camille, I’ll Come Fly with You, Sophie Daull affirms her writing skills with a brilliant novel built around the ambiguities of the desire of forgiveness. Based on her own experience, In the Big Washtub deals with the story of her mother’s murderer. A female writer is on a literary television […]

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Call Me Nathan (Appelez-moi Nathan)

GRAPHIC NOVEL A graphic novel as beautiful as it is important. — Marine Stisi, Toute La Culture Which toilets should you use? Have you had surgery? What is the difference between you and a transvestite? Are not you just homosexual?… This book, which follows the complicated path of a young trans teenager in France, addresses precisely the […]

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Stolen Daylight (Luce Rubata al Giorno)

FICTION This is a novel of well calibrated form made of gracefully balanced words, in an attempt to create order in a story of profound family torment that invades nature, creating an amalgam where it is difficult, in the end, to distinguish between feelings and landscape.   Lastly, this novel investigates the possibility of an attempt […]

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Ice Angel (IJsengel)

SUSPENSE When media entrepreneur Berndt Müller is kidnapped the whole of Sweden is on the lookout. His family goes against police advice and gets in touch with his kidnappers, but when they pay the ransom nothing happens. Meanwhile Berndt finds out that he isn’t alone in the abandoned hotel that he’s held captive. Can the […]

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