Shopping at the Strand

Not only did I recently enjoy having a conversation with Tyler Cowen (which you can see and read online), we also spent some time book-shopping at Strand. And there’s video !


New books – April 2016

The Complete Review Guide to Contemporary World Fiction can only get you so far, of course: stuck in print, it can’t point you to the newest publications and translations — but that’s where these pages come in: here (and of course at the Complete Review itself) I will continue to try to guide you to the best of contemporary international.fiction. (You probably hear enough about the new releases by American and British writers, so I’ll concentrate on books in translation.)

So what are some of the most exciting and significant new translations appearing in the US in and around April ? Continue reading