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  • The Captain's Daughter

    The Captain's Daughter
    av Alexander Pushkin

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782276388

    As complex as they are gripping, Pushkin's stories are some of the greatest and most influential ever written. Foundational to the development of Russian prose, they retain stunning freshness and clarity, more than ever in Anthony Briggs's finely nu…

  • Dinner Party

    Dinner Party

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911590613

    'Sarah Gilmartin is a natural writer' - Anne Enright

  • A Chess Story

    A Chess Story
    av Stefan Zweig

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782270119

    An epic chess match on a transatlantic liner unearths a story of persecution and obsession. One of the most perfectly gripping novellas from a master of the form, Stefan Zweig. Chess world champion Mirko Czentovic is travelling on an ocean liner to…

  • Journey by Moonlight

    Journey by Moonlight
    av Antal Szerb

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781901285505

    A major classic of 1930s literature, Antal Szerb's Journey by Moonlight is the fantastically moving and darkly funny story of a bourgeois businessman torn between duty and desire. 'On the train, everything seemed fine. The trouble began in Venice ..…

  • Journey by Moonlight

    Journey by Moonlight
    av Antal Szerb

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908968432

    A major classic of 1930s literature, Antal Szerb's Journey by Moonlight is the fantastically moving and darkly funny story of a bourgeois businessman torn between duty and desire. 'On the train, everything seemed fine. The trouble began in Venice ..…

  • Journey by Moonlight

    Journey by Moonlight
    av Antal Szerb

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908968029

    A major classic of 1930s literature, Antal Szerb's Journey by Moonlight is the fantastically moving and darkly funny story of a bourgeois businessman torn between duty and desire. 'On the train, everything seemed fine. The trouble began in Venice ..…

  • Journey by Moonlight

    Journey by Moonlight
    av Antal Szerb

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781901285376

    Mihaly is anxious to please his father and becomes a partner in the family firm. Haunted by nostalgia for his bohemian youth he escapes and marries Erzsi. The honeymoon is a disaster and ultimately Mihaly and Erzsi are brought face to face with thei…

  • The End of the Moment We Had

    The End of the Moment We Had
    av Toshiki Okada

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782274162

    Two brilliant,multi-layered stories from the winner of the Kenzaburo Oe Prize: the best contemporary Japanese writing 'Nothing short of superb... This book gives me hope for the future of Japanese literature' Kenzaburo Oe, winner of the Nobel Prize…

  • At Night All Blood is Black

    At Night All Blood is Black
    av David Diop

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782275862

    Alfa and Mademba are two of the many Senegalese soldiers fighting in the Great War. Together they climb dutifully out of their trenches to attack France's German enemies whenever the whistle blows, until Mademba is wounded, and dies in a shell hole…

  • Rasputin and Other Ironies

    Rasputin and Other Ironies
    av Teffi

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782272175

    'Modern Ukraine could do with some reporters as wise and humane as Teffi' Literary Review A new collection of Teffi's best autobiographical non-fiction writings Ranging from portraits of Rasputin and Lenin to observations on the Russian Revolution,…

  • The Forging of a Rebel

    The Forging of a Rebel
    av Arturo Barea

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782274940

    The Forging of a Rebel is an unsurpassed account of Spanish history and society from early in the twentieth century through the cataclysmic events of the Spanish Civil War. Arturo Barea's masterpiece charts the author's coming-of-age in a bruised an…

  • The Man who Walked Through Walls

    The Man who Walked Through Walls
    av Marcel Ayme

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782273271

    The excellent Monsieur Dutilleul has always been able to pass through walls, but has never seen the point of using his gift, given the general availability of doors. One day, however, his tyrannical boss drives him to desperate, creative measures -…

  • An Evening with Claire

    An Evening with Claire
    av Gaito Gazdanov

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782276050

    Two old friends meet nightly in Paris, after a separation of ten years. Trading conversational barbs and manoeuvring around submerged feelings, Claire and Kolya resume what fate interrupted. When their long-imagined romance at last becomes reality,…

  • Confusion

    Confusion
    av Stefan Zweig

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782274506

    Roland, a young student at a new university, meets an inspirational teacher who sweeps him into his world of literature and learning. When the boy moves into the same building as the teacher and his wife, he becomes ever closer to this remarkable ma…

  • A Chill in the Air

    A Chill in the Air
    av Iris Origo

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782273578

    Iris Origo, one of the twentieth century's great diarists, was born in England in 1902. As a child, she moved between England, Ireland, Italy and America, never quite belonging anywhere. It was only when she married an Italian man that she came to r…

  • The Passenger

    The Passenger

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782276845

    Germany, November 1938: Otto Silbermann receives a knock on his door and realises he must flee. A respected German-Jewish businessman, he has managed to evade the escalating brutality of the Nazi regime. But now, as he and his wife plan to leave, al…

  • Girl, 11

    Girl, 11
    av Amy Suiter Clarke

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782276890

    The countdown has begun... True-crime podcaster Elle Castillo has been obsessed with The Countdown Killer for decades. Twenty years ago, he established a gruesome pattern of taking and murdering three girls over seven days, each a year younger than…

  • Girl, 11

    Girl, 11

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782276913

    The countdown has begun... True-crime podcaster Elle Castillo has been obsessed with The Countdown Killer for decades. Twenty years ago, he established a gruesome pattern of taking and murdering three girls over seven days, each a year younger than…

  • Inside the Whale

    Inside the Whale
    av George Orwell

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782276753

    Unfailingly elegant and endlessly relevant, the four essays in this collection treat literature as a vital record of our political hypocrisies, our social failings, and the ennobling limits of our ideological aspirations. Delving into the literary c…

  • War in Val d'Orcia

    War in Val d'Orcia
    av Iris Origo

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782272656

    The bestselling diaries of WWII in Tuscany, with a new introduction by writer and social historian Virginia Nicholson, and stunning rediscovered photographsAt the height of the Second World War, Italy was being torn apart by German armies, civil war…

  • Isolde

    Isolde
    av Irina Odoevtseva

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782274773

    "No, I'm no queen," she repeated. "In fact, I'm very modern. Why do you look at me like that?" Left to her own devices in Biarritz, fourteen-year-old Russian Liza meets an older English boy, Cromwell, on a beach. He thinks he has found a magical, ro…

  • The Cake Tree in the Ruins

    The Cake Tree in the Ruins
    av Akiyuki Nosaka

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782274186

    'I am still unable to leave the burnt-out ruins' Akiyuki Nosaka, 2014 In 1945, Akiyuki Nosaka watched the Allied firebombing of Kobe kill his adoptive parents, and then witnessed his sister starving to death. The shocking and blisteringly memorable…

  • Butterflies in November

    Butterflies in November
    av Audur Ava Olafsdottir

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782270133

    'Gorgeously quirky' Stylist 'Evocative and humorous' Observer 'Beguiling' GuardianIt's been a tough day. She's been dumped. Twice. She's accidentally killed a goose. And now she's suddenly responsible for her best friend's deaf-mute son. But when a…

  • The Rabbit Back Literature Society

    The Rabbit Back Literature Society
    av Pasi Ilmari Jaaskelainen

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782270430

    A highly contagious book virus, a literary society and a Snow Queen-like disappearing author 'She came to realise that under one reality there's always another. And another one under that.' Only very special people are chosen by children's author La…

  • Nietzsche

    Nietzsche
    av Stefan Zweig

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782276364

    A compelling portrait of one of the greatest philosophers of the nineteenth century, by one of the bestselling writers of the twentieth. In this vivid biographical study, Zweig eschews traditional academic discussion and focuses on Nietzsche's habit…

  • Subtly Worded and Other Stories

    Subtly Worded and Other Stories

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782277309

    Teffi's genius with the short form made her a literary star in pre-revolutionary Russia, beloved by Tsar Nicholas II and Vladimir Lenin alike. These stories, taken from the whole of her career, show the full range of her gifts. Extremely funny - a w…

  • Strange Bliss

    Strange Bliss
    av Katherine Mansfield

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782277125

    Katherine Mansfield was one of the true pioneers of the short story. Her style shifts subtly between the comic and the tragic, as calm surfaces are punctured by moments of disruption, insight and strange beauty. This new collection gathers together…

  • The Pendragon Legend

    The Pendragon Legend

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781901285895

    At an end-of-the London season soiree, the young Hungarian scholar-dilettante Janos Batky is introduced to the Earl of Gwynedd, a reclusive eccentric who is the subject of strange rumours. Invited to the family seat, Pendragon Castle in North Wales,…

  • The Pendragon Legend

    The Pendragon Legend
    av Antal Szerb, Len Rix, Antal Szerb

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781901285604

    The Pendragon Legend; set first in London and then in Wales, is a forerunner of a style currently fashionable, the philosophical thriller, though it combines other modes as well: upper-class comedy, murder-mystery and a ghost story with a compelling…

  • Soul of the Border

    Soul of the Border
    av Matteo Righetto

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782274674

    'Harrowing, suspenseful and convincing . . . beautiful' Daniel Woodrell, author of Winter's Bone 'Poignant . . . haunting and altoether memorable' Booklist A story of revenge and salvation Two years ago, Augusto De Boer embarked on his annual journe…

  • Soul of the Border

    Soul of the Border
    av Matteo Righetto

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782274650

    The de Boer family are tobacco growers, working on terraces in the Veneto region of northern Italy. Life is hard, and the father, Augusto, occasionally supplements their income by smuggling tobacco across the border into Austria. Sometimes he takes…

  • Sorrow of the Earth

    Sorrow of the Earth
    av Eric Vuillard

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782273004

    And now the show is starting. An Indian enters the arena; it's the victor of the Battle of the Little Big Horn. He's wearing his finest costume. "Ladies and gentleman, let me introduce the great Indian chief..." vociferates Frank Richmond from his r…

  • Murder in the Age of Enlightenment

    Murder in the Age of Enlightenment
    av Ryunosuke Akutagawa

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782275558

    'One never tires of reading and re-reading his best works. Akutagawa was a born short-story writer' Haruki Murakami The stories in this fantastical, unconventional collection are subtly wrought depictions of the darkness of our desires. From an isol…

  • Close to the Machine

    Close to the Machine
    av Ellen Ullman

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908968135

    Close to the Machine: Technophilia and Its Discontents, Ellen Ullman's cult classic memoir of the world of computers in the 1980s and early 1990s, is an insight of a world we rarely see up close. "Astonishing... impossible to put down"San Francisco…

  • Käsebier Takes Berlin

    Käsebier Takes Berlin
    av Gabriele Tergit

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782276036

    In Berlin, 1930, the name Käsebier is on everyone's lips. A literal combination of the German words for "cheese" and "beer," it's an unglamorous name for an unglamorous man - a small-time crooner who performs nightly on a shabby stage for labourers,…

  • Learning to Talk to Plants

    Learning to Talk to Plants
    av Marta Orriols

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782275770

    Paula's partner has died in a car accident - but no one knows her true grief. Only hours before his death, Mauro revealed that he was leaving her for another woman. Paula guards this secret and ploughs on with her job as a paediatrician in Barcelona…

  • You Were Never Really Here

    You Were Never Really Here
    av Jonathan Ames

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782275251

    "Ice-cold modern noir" Mr. Hyde The inspiration for Lynne Ramsay's award-winning film, starring Joaquin Phoenix Joe has witnessed things that cannot be erased. A former FBI agent and Marine, his abusive childhood has left him damaged beyond repair.…

  • Wake Up, Sir!

    Wake Up, Sir!
    av Jonathan Ames

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782271215

    A brilliant contemporary reimagining of the greatest comic relationship of all time, which goes far beyond pastiche to places even Wodehouse couldn't. Alan Blair, the hero of Wake Up, Sir!, is a young, loony writer with numerous problems of the ment…

  • The Silence of Mohammed

    The Silence of Mohammed

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906548445

    Before becoming the Prophet of Islam, Mohammed was a simple man of flesh and blood who started life as a poor orphan in the Arabian city of Mecca. Through his union with Khadija, he became a prosperous merchant and caravaneer. He was visited by God…

  • The Silence of Mohammed

    The Silence of Mohammed

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906548247

    Before becoming the Prophet of Islam, Mohammed was a simple man of flesh and blood who started life as a poor orphan in the Arabian city of Mecca. Through his union with Khadija, he became a prosperous merchant and caravaneer. He was visited by God…

  • Those Who Forget

    Those Who Forget
    av Geraldine Schwarz

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782275374

    During the war, Géraldine Schwarz's grandparents were neither heroes nor villains - they just followed the current. Afterwards they wanted to forget, to bury it all under the wreckage of the Third Reich. But decades later, delving through the baseme…

  • Those Who Forget

    Those Who Forget
    av Geraldine Schwarz

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782275350

    Longlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize 2020 During the war, Géraldine Schwarz's German grandparents were neither heroes nor villains - they just followed the current. Afterwards they wanted to forget, to bury it all under the wreckage of the Third…

  • Sixty-Nine

    Sixty-Nine
    av Ryu Murakami

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908968463

    Murakami's 69, a side-splittingly funny coming-of-age novel set in the Japan of the sixties In a small, inconsequential city in Japan, all that matters to 17-year-old Kensuke Yazaki and his friends is girls, rock music and, to a much lesser extent,…

  • The Enchanted Night

    The Enchanted Night
    av Miklos Banffy

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782275923

    Back from Troy, the 'divine' Helen looks with fresh eyes at her foul-mouthed hero-husband; a girl in a mountain village seeks reassurance about her arranged marriage; a drunken mandarin invites the devil to tea; and a German princess discovers that…

  • Fräulein Else

    Fräulein Else

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782273714

    'A tour de force' - Evening Standard Fräulein Else's stay with her aunt at a fashionable spa resort is interrupted by the arrival of an express letter. The letter is for Fräulein Else, an end to innocence. Into Else's nineteen-year-old romantic, cap…

  • Island

    Island
    av Siri Ranva Hjelm Jacobsen

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782275800

    Family brings the young woman back to the Faroe Islands - the windswept, rocky northern archipelago where she has never lived but which she has always called home. There she finds her stories entwining with those of her ancestors as she searches for…

  • The Master Key

    The Master Key

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782277729

    A building full of secrets. A key that will unleash them all The K Apartments for Ladies in Tokyo conceals a sinister past behind each door; a woman who has buried a child; a scavenger driven mad by ill-health; a wife mysteriously guarding her late…

  • My Brother

    My Brother
    av Karin Smirnoff

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782276708

    Jana Kippo has returned to Smalånger to see her twin brother, Bror, still living in the small family farmhouse in the remote north of Sweden. Within the isolated community secrets and lies have grown silently, undisturbed for years. Following the di…

  • A Will to Kill

    A Will to Kill

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782277323

    MIST, MOUNTAINS, MURDER. Ageing millionaire Bhaskar Fernandez has invited his relatives to the remote, and possibly haunted, Greybrooke Manor, high up in the misty Nilgiris. He knows his guests expect to gain from his death, so he writes two conflic…

  • The Mediterranean Wall

    The Mediterranean Wall

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782277095

    Dima fled war and torture in Syria. Semhar is running from conscription in Eritrea. Shoshana was driven from Nigeria by climate change and hunger. Now the three women wait on the Libyan shore to board a crowded migrant boat heading for Europe, and t…

  • My Cat Yugoslavia

    My Cat Yugoslavia
    av Pajtim Statovci

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782273608

    'A strange,haunting, and utterly original exploration of displacement and desire' -- TéaObreht, author of The Tiger's Wife, New York TimesBook Review 'Fearless, delicate, beautiful, sad,haunting and wonderful. A brilliant novel that mesmerizes with…

  • My Cat Yugoslavia

    My Cat Yugoslavia
    av Pajtim Statovci

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782273585

    'A strange, haunting, and utterly original exploration of displacement and desire and a world apart from anything you are likely to read this year' Téa Obreht, New York Times Book Review 'Fearless, delicate, beautiful, sad, haunting, and wonderful.…

  • Envy

    Envy
    av Alain Elkann

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781901285819

    As the result of a series of fortuitous encounters and circumstances, the Italian writer Giacomo Longhi falls victim to an obsessive curiosity about the famous English artist Julian Sax. He would like to meet Sax, but the great painter is surrounded…

  • Sand

    Sand
    av Wolfgang Herrndorf

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782274414

    Somewhere in the North African desert, a man with no memory tries to evade his armed pursuers. Who are they? What do they want from him? If he could just recall his own identity he might have a chance of working it out. Elsewhere, four westerners ar…

  • Sand

    Sand
    av Wolfgang Herrndorf

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782271284

    Somewhere in the North African desert, a man with no memory tries to evade his armed pursuers. Who are they? What do they want from him? If he could just recall his own identity he might have a chance of working it out. Elsewhere, four westerners ar…

  • I Live a Life Like Yours

    I Live a Life Like Yours

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782276555

    Jan Grue had just become a father when he inherited a stack of his childhood medical records. Following a diagnosis of spinal muscular atrophy at the age of three, the raft of doctors' notes, clinical descriptions and case histories defined his body…

  • The Polish Boxer

    The Polish Boxer
    av Eduardo Halfon

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908968074

    Eduardo Halfon's The Polish Boxer is the sparkling English debut from one of Latin America's most exciting new voices.Blurring the boundary between fiction and memoir, the tales within all reach for the beautiful and fleeting, whether through humour…

  • Young Gerber

    Young Gerber
    av Friedrich Torberg

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906548896

    Friedrich Torberg's Young Gerber (Der Schüler Gerber) is an almost unbearably moving classic novel, which tells of a schoolboy driven to madness, and ultimately tragedy, by his bullying form teacher. Kurt Gerber is an 18-year-old Austrian boy starti…

  • Three Lives

    Three Lives
    av Oliver Matuschek

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782270058

    A new paperback edition of the only biography in English of Stefan Zweig Drawing on a great wealth of newly available sources, this definitive biography recounts the eventful life of a great writer spoilt by success-a life lived in the shadow of two…

  • Three Lives

    Three Lives
    av Oliver Matuschek

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906548292

    Oliver Matuschek's brilliant Three Lives: a biography of Stefan Zweig is the only biography available in English of Stefan Zweig, one of the most famous authors of the pre-war era, whose colourful and tragic life ended in a suicide pact with his wif…

  • A Childhood

    A Childhood
    av Jona Oberski

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782270676

    An Irish Times Book of the YearA small boy grows up in Amsterdam, making sand pies, playing with his favourite jumping jack toy, visiting his father's office as a treat. He is loved. Then men with guns come in the night to take them away, and the fa…