Literature in Translation: Previous Selections

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April 2015 The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

March 26 Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo

February 2015 A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian by Marina Lewycka

November 2014 Please Look After Mom by Kyung-Sook Shin

October 2014 The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng

September 2014 A Novel Bookstore by Laurence Cossé

August 2014 The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson

July 2014 Palace Walk by Naguib Mahfouz

June 2014 The Time of Women by Elena Chizhova

May 2014 Girls of Riyadh by Rajaa Alsanea

April 2014 Letters from Thailand by Botan

March 2014 Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

February 2014 Almost Dead by Assaf Gavron

January 2014 The Appointment by Herta Müller

October 2013 Agaat by Marlene Van Niekerk

September 2013 Life and Death Are Wearing Me Out by Mo Yan

August 2013 Snow by Orhan Pamuk

July 2013 Out Stealing Horses by Per Petterson

June 2013 The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga

May 2013 Kitchen by Banana Yoshimoto

April 2013 The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery