Literature

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VOICE OVER: POEMS AND ESSAYS

Written by Stepanova, Maria
Maria Stepanova is one of the most powerful and distinctive voices of Russia's first post-Soviet literary generation. An award-winning poet and prose writer, she has also founded a major platform for independent journalism. Her verse blends formal mastery with a keen ear for the evolution of spoken language.
June 15, 2021 | Paperback | Columbia University Press | 320 Pages |
$19.95
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SATYRICON. APOCOLOCYNTOSIS

Written by Seneca
The Satyrica (Satyricon liber), a comic-picaresque fiction in prose and verse traditionally attributed to the Neronian Petronius (d. AD 66) but possibly of Flavian or Trajanic date, survives only as fragments of a much larger whole.
December 1, 2020 | Hardcover | Harvard University Press | 544 Pages |
$28.00
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SHORT STORIES OF OSCAR WILDE: AN ANNOTATED SELECTION

Written by Wilde, Oscar
An innovative new edition of nine classic short stories from one of the greatest writers of the Victorian era. "I cannot think other than in stories," Oscar Wilde once confessed to his friend André Gide.
November 17, 2020 | Hardcover | Harvard University Press | 336 Pages |
$27.95
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COFFEEHOUSE

Written by Mahfouz, Naguib
Mahfouz's last novel, an evocative depiction of life in Egypt in the twentieth century as told through the lives of a group of friends, is now available in paperback for the first time On a school playground in the stylish Cairo suburb of Abbasiya, five young boys become friends for life, making a nearby café, Qushtumur, their favorite gathering spot forever.
December 1, 2020 | Paperback | American University in Cairo Press | 122 Pages |
$14.95
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HEART OF THE NIGHT

Written by Mahfouz, Naguib
Nobel winning author, Naguib Mahfouz's late-translated novella, Heart of the Night is now available for the first time in paperback Jaafar Ibrahim Sayyed al-Rawi is guided by his motto, "let life be filled with holy madness to the last breath." He narrates his life story to a friend during one long night in a café in old Cairo.
December 1, 2020 | Paperback | American University in Cairo Press | 90 Pages |
$13.95
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WHERE THE WILD LADIES ARE

Written by Matsuda, Aoko
In this witty and exuberant collection of feminist retellings of traditional Japanese folktales, humans live side by side with spirits who provide a variety of useful services--from truth-telling to babysitting, from protecting castles to fighting crime.
October 20, 2020 | Paperback | Soft Skull Press | 288 Pages |
$16.95
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DIARIES OF EMILIO RENZI: A DAY IN THE LIFE

Written by Piglia, Ricardo
Sixty years in the making and the capstone of a monumental literary career, The Diaries of Emilio Renzi: A Day in the Life is the final volume of the autobiographical trilogy from the author who is considered Borges' heir and the vanguard of the Post-Boom generation of Latin American literature.
October 13, 2020 | Paperback | Restless Books | 368 Pages |
$22.00
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LIFE OF A WANNABE MOGUL: MENTAL DISARRAY: REVISED EDITION

Written by Thorne, Bella
INSTANT NATIONAL BESTSELLER The Life of a Wannabe Mogul: Mental Disarray, Bella Thorne's collection of illuminating and inspiring poems chronicles her personal struggles, relationships, and wild-child lifestyle, all with her trademark wit and wisdom.
April 13, 2021 | Paperback | Rare Bird Books | 192 Pages |
$20.00
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WAY OUT

Written by Piglia, Ricardo
Emilio Renzi, literary alter ego of legendary Argentine author Ricardo Piglia, returns in The Way Out, an academic thriller that relentlessly questions the lengths we go to hide our own truths and to uncover the secrets of others.
August 18, 2020 | Paperback | Restless Books | 288 Pages |
$18.00
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MY DEVOTION

Written by Kerninon, Julia
Winner of the 2018 Fénéon Literary Prize A captivating and profound exploration of the mysterious connections between love, submission, and creation.
August 25, 2020 | Paperback | Europa Editions | 272 Pages |
$18.00

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