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  • Harbors of Light

    by Marjorie Agosin $17.00
    Poetry from White Pine Press
    Translated from Spanish

    “Harbors of Light celebrates ‘the call of the lighthouse’ in all its many variations. The musical poems in this collection sing the mystical connections between all lighthouses and those who love them. Agosín’s vivid imagery brings to life a world of opposites, ‘serpentine’ dark and ‘light like a promise.'” – Linda Rodriguez

  • High Tide

    $15.95
    Fiction from Open Letter Books
    Translated from Latvian

    Told more or less in reverse chronological order, High Tide is the story of Ieva, her dead lover, her imprisoned husband, and the way their youthful decisions dramatically impacted the rest of their lives. Taking place over three decades, High Tide functions as a sort of psychological mystery, with the full scope of Ieva’s personal situation—and the relationship between the three main characters—only becoming clear at the end of the novel.

  • Homage to Czerny

    by Gert Jonke $12.95
    Fiction from Dalkey Archive Press
    Translated from German

    Gert Jonke’s prose ripples along like a piano etude, transcending its meticulously constructed sequences to transport the reader into an imaginary world. With a delightful combination of the ridiculous and the sublime, Jonke explores surreal dimensions of space and sound, always anchoring his flights of fancy in accessible imagery.

  • How to Travel Without Seeing: Dispatches from the New Latin America

    by Andrés Neuman $14.99$15.99
    Non-Fiction from Restless Books
    Translated from Spanish

    A kaleidoscopic, fast-paced tour of Latin America from one of the Spanish-speaking world’s most outstanding writers.

  • I Called Him Necktie

    by Milena Michiko Flašar $9.99$15.99
    Fiction from New Vessel Press
    Translated from German

    Twenty-year-old Taguchi Hiro has spent the last two years of his life living as a hikikomori—a shut-in who never leaves his room and has no human interaction—in his parents’ home in Tokyo. As Hiro tentatively decides to reenter the world, he spends his days observing life around him from a park bench. Gradually he makes friends with Ohara Tetsu, a middle-aged salaryman who has lost his job but can’t bring himself to tell his wife, and shows up every day in a suit and tie to pass the time on a nearby bench.

  • If Venice Dies

    by Salvatore Settis $9.99$16.95
    Non-Fiction from New Vessel Press
    Translated from Italian

    What is Venice worth? To whom does this urban treasure belong? This eloquent book by internationally renowned art historian Salvatore Settis urgently poses these questions, igniting a new debate about the Queen of the Adriatic and cultural patrimony at large.

  • In Reality: Selected Poems

    by Jean Portante $12.56
    Poetry from Seren Books
    Translated from French

    Jean Portante is a lyric poet, and also one who has something to say to an international audience. As a Francophone Luxemburger of Italian descent, his poetry works at the spaces between European cultures and is concerned with themes of identity, politics, language, Europe, the divide between politics and everyday life. This dual language edition collects work from the last 20 years, including poems from his 2013 collection, Après le tremblement, which addresses an earthquake in his ancestral Italian village.

  • Isle of the Dead

    by Gerhard Meier $17.95
    Fiction from Dalkey Archive Press
    Translated from German

    A cornerstone of Swiss modernism, at last available in English translation from one of the great German translators of our time.

  • La Superba

    by Ilja Leonard Pfeijffer $15.95
    Fiction from Deep Vellum Publishing
    Translated from Dutch

    La Superba is a Rabelaisian stylistic tour-de-force set in Genoa, the labyrinthine port city (nicknamed ‘La Superba’) where the author has lived for the last six years. Migration, legal and illegal, is the central theme of this autobiographical novel about a writer who becomes trapped in his walk on the wild side in a mysterious and exotic Old World city.

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