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Alive

Written by Ha Jin


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

From one of our most celebrated contemporary writers, winner of the National Book Award and PEN/Faulkner Award: Ha Jin’s staggering story “Alive,” from the collection The Bridegroom.

Tong Guhan is a regular businessman, husband, and father, trying to find a job for his daughter and an apartment for his... Read more >
A Distant Father

(Available September 16, 2014)
A Distant Father
Written by Antonio Skarmeta, Translated by John Cullen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590516256
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A Distant Father

Written by Antonio Skarmeta
Translated by John Cullen


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $15.95

From the prize-winning Chilean novelist Antonio Skármeta, author of Il Postino, comes this soulful novella about a son and his estranged father

Jacques is a schoolteacher in a small Chilean village, and a French translator for the local paper. He owes his passion for the French language to his Parisian father, Pierre, who... Read more >
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A Distant Father

Written by Antonio Skarmeta
Translated by John Cullen


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $15.95

From the prize-winning Chilean novelist Antonio Skármeta, author of Il Postino, comes this soulful novella about a son and his estranged father

Jacques is a schoolteacher in a small Chilean village, and a French translator for the local paper. He owes his passion for the French language to his Parisian father, Pierre, who... Read more >
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I Am China

(Available September 2, 2014)
I Am China
Written by Xiaolu Guo
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385538718
Our Price: $26.95
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I Am China
A Novel
Written by Xiaolu Guo


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $26.95

Rock 'n' roll, revolution, and romance are seductively woven together in this intense and moving novel from the author of Twenty Fragments of a Ravenous Youth
 
In her flat in north London, Iona Kirkpatrick sets to work on a new project translating a collection of letters and diaries by a Chinese musician...

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I Am China
A Novel
Written by Xiaolu Guo


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $13.99

Rock 'n' roll, revolution, and romance are seductively woven together in this intense and moving novel from the author of Twenty Fragments of a Ravenous Youth
 
In her flat in north London, Iona Kirkpatrick sets to work on a new project translating a collection of letters and diaries by a Chinese musician...

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Five Star Billionaire
Five Star Billionaire
Written by Tash Aw
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812984811
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Five Star Billionaire
A Novel
Written by Tash Aw


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $16.00

LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR AND BOOKPAGE

Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more.

An expansive, eye-opening novel that captures the vibrancy of China today
 
Phoebe is a factory girl... Read more >
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Claire of the Sea Light
Claire of the Sea Light
Written by Edwidge Danticat
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307472274
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Claire of the Sea Light

Written by Edwidge Danticat


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $15.00

A New York Times Book Review and Washington Post Notable Book of the Year, an NPR "Great Read," a Christian Science Monitor Best Fiction Book, and a Library Journal Top Book

Just as her father makes the wrenching decision to send her away for a chance at a better life, Claire Limyè Lanmè—Claire...

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The Lowland
The Lowland
Written by Jhumpa Lahiri
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307278265
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The Lowland

Written by Jhumpa Lahiri


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $15.95

A New York Times Book Review Notable Book • A Time Top Fiction Book • An NPR "Great Read" • A Chicago Tribune Best Book • A USA Today Best Book • A People magazine Top 10 Book • A Barnes and Noble Best New Book • A Good Reads Best Book • A Kirkus Best Fiction...

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Beer in the Snooker Club
Beer in the Snooker Club
Written by Waguih Ghali, Introduction by Pankaj Mishra
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804170741
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Beer in the Snooker Club

Written by Waguih Ghali
Introduction by Pankaj Mishra


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $15.00

Set amidst the turbulence of 1950s Cairo, Beer in the Snooker Club is the story of Ram Bey, an over-educated, under-ambitious young Egyptian struggling to find out where he fits in. Ram’s favorite haunt is the fashionable Cairo Snooker Club, whose members strive to emulate English gentility; but his best friends... Read more >
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Beer in the Snooker Club
Beer in the Snooker Club
Written by Waguih Ghali, Introduction by Pankaj Mishra
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804170758
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Beer in the Snooker Club

Written by Waguih Ghali
Introduction by Pankaj Mishra


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $9.99

Set amidst the turbulence of 1950s Cairo, Beer in the Snooker Club is the story of Ram Bey, an over-educated, under-ambitious young Egyptian struggling to find out where he fits in. Ram’s favorite haunt is the fashionable Cairo Snooker Club, whose members strive to emulate English gentility; but his best friends... Read more >
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O, Africa!
O, Africa!
Written by Andrew Lewis Conn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804138284
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O, Africa!
A Novel
Written by Andrew Lewis Conn


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $25.00

A rollicking and ambitious novel that recalls Michael Chabon’s The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay and E. L. Doctorow’s Ragtime, O, Africa! follows two filmmakers on an unlikely journey, while exploring the complexities of race, class, sexuality, and success in early twentieth century America.
 
In the summer of 1928... Read more >
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O, Africa!
O, Africa!
Written by Andrew Lewis Conn
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804138291
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O, Africa!
A Novel
Written by Andrew Lewis Conn


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $12.99

A rollicking and ambitious novel that recalls Michael Chabon’s The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay and E. L. Doctorow’s Ragtime, O, Africa! follows two filmmakers on an unlikely journey, while exploring the complexities of race, class, sexuality, and success in early twentieth century America.
 
In the summer of 1928... Read more >
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I'll Be Right There
I'll Be Right There
Written by Kyung-Sook Shin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590516737
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I'll Be Right There

Written by Kyung-Sook Shin


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $15.95

How friendship, European literature, and a charismatic professor defy war, oppression, and the absurd
 
Set in 1980s South Korea amid the tremors of political revolution, I’ll Be Right There follows Jung Yoon, a highly literate, twenty-something woman, as she recounts her tragic personal history as well as those of her... Read more >
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I'll Be Right There

Written by Kyung-Sook Shin


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $15.95

How friendship, European literature, and a charismatic professor defy war, oppression, and the absurd
 
Set in 1980s South Korea amid the tremors of political revolution, I’ll Be Right There follows Jung Yoon, a highly literate, twenty-something woman, as she recounts her tragic personal history as well as those of her... Read more >
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The Orenda
The Orenda
Written by Joseph Boyden
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385350730
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The Orenda
A novel
Written by Joseph Boyden


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $26.95

In this hugely acclaimed author’s new novel, history comes alive before us when, in the seventeenth century, a Jesuit missionary ventures into the wilderness in search of converts—the defining moment of first contact between radically different worlds, each at once old and new in its own ways. What unfolds over the next... Read more >
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The Orenda
The Orenda
Written by Joseph Boyden
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350747
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The Orenda
A novel
Written by Joseph Boyden


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $13.99

In this hugely acclaimed author’s new novel, history comes alive before us when, in the seventeenth century, a Jesuit missionary ventures into the wilderness in search of converts—the defining moment of first contact between radically different worlds, each at once old and new in its own ways. What unfolds over the next... Read more >
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Harlequin's Millions
Harlequin's Millions
Written by Bohumil Hrabal, Translated by Stacey Knecht
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780981955735
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Harlequin's Millions
A Novel
Written by Bohumil Hrabal
Translated by Stacey Knecht


Format: Trade Paperback, 260 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $18.00

By the writer Milan Kundera called Czechoslovakia's greatest contemporary writer comes a novel (now in English for the first time) peopled with eccentric, unforgettable inhabitants of a home for the elderly who reminisce about their lives and their changing country. Written with a keen eye for the absurd and sprinkled with... Read more >
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Harlequin's Millions
A Novel
Written by Bohumil Hrabal
Translated by Stacey Knecht


Format: eBook, 260 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $18.00

By the writer Milan Kundera called Czechoslovakia's greatest contemporary writer comes a novel (now in English for the first time) peopled with eccentric, unforgettable inhabitants of a home for the elderly who reminisce about their lives and their changing country. Written with a keen eye for the absurd and sprinkled with... Read more >
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The People in the Trees
The People in the Trees
Written by Hanya Yanagihara
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345803313
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The People in the Trees

Written by Hanya Yanagihara


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $15.95

A Best Book of the Year
The Wall Street Journal * Publishers Weekly * Huffington Post * Cosmopolitan
A Chicago Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle Notable Book


It is 1950 when Norton Perina, a young doctor, embarks on an expedition to a remote Micronesian island in search of a rumored lost... Read more >
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Suddenly, Love
Suddenly, Love
Written by Aharon Appelfeld
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242959
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Suddenly, Love
A Novel
Written by Aharon Appelfeld


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $25.00

A poignant, heartbreaking new work by “one of the best novelists alive” (Irving Howe)—the story of a lonely older man and his devoted young caretaker who transform each other’s lives in ways they could never have imagined.
 
Ernst is a gruff seventy-year-old Red Army veteran from Ukraine who landed, almost by accident...

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Suddenly, Love
Suddenly, Love
Written by Aharon Appelfeld
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780805243154
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Suddenly, Love
A Novel
Written by Aharon Appelfeld


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $12.99

A poignant, heartbreaking new work by “one of the best novelists alive” (Irving Howe)—the story of a lonely older man and his devoted young caretaker who transform each other’s lives in ways they could never have imagined.
 
Ernst is a gruff seventy-year-old Red Army veteran from Ukraine who landed, almost by accident...

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A Treacherous Paradise
A Treacherous Paradise
Written by Henning Mankell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345802521
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A Treacherous Paradise

Written by Henning Mankell


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $15.95

In 1904, Hanna Renstrom boards a ship bound for Australia hoping to escape the cold and poverty that have dominated her life in Sweden. Her harrowing journey lands her in Portuguese East Africa, a world where colonialism and white colonists rule, where she becomes a peculiar outsider: she is on the... Read more >
Have You Seen Marie?
Have You Seen Marie?
Written by Sandra Cisneros, Illustrated by Ester Hernández
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743862
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Have You Seen Marie?

Written by Sandra Cisneros
Illustrated by Ester Hernández


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $14.95

Have You Seen Marie? Showcases the storytelling magic of Sandra Cisneros, beloved author of The House on Mango Street. This lyrically told, richly illustrated fable for adults is the tale of a woman’s search, in the wake of her mother’s death, for a missing cat—and a reminder that love, even when... Read more >
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¿Has visto a María?
¿Has visto a María?
Written by Sandra Cisneros, Illustrated by Ester Hernández, Translated by Liliana Valenzuela
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345804891
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¿Has visto a María?

Written by Sandra Cisneros
Illustrated by Ester Hernández
Translated by Liliana Valenzuela


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $14.95

La mundialmente aclamada autora de La casa en Mango Street nos brinda un relato profundamente conmovedor acerca de la pérdida, el duelo y la sanación: una fábula para adultos líricamente narrada y vívidamente ilustrada sobre una mujer que busca un gato extraviado tras la muerte de su madre.
 
La palabra “huérfana” no...

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Every Day Is for the Thief
Every Day Is for the Thief
Written by Teju Cole
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812995787
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Every Day Is for the Thief
Fiction
Written by Teju Cole


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $23.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

For readers of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Michael Ondaatje, Every Day Is for the Thief is a wholly original work of fiction by Teju Cole, whose critically acclaimed debut, Open City, was the winner of the PEN/Hemingway Award and a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, and was... Read more >
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