First published in 1945, this is Bosnian author Ivo Andrić's saga of turbulent imperial forces played out through the fates of two men in a remote outpost of the Ottoman Empire.
Now in November
First published in 1934, NOW IN NOVEMBER is American author Josephine W. Johnson's lyrical and an indelible portrait of the Depression and Dust Bowl years in America.
A Jest of God
A duty-ridden woman dreams of breaking free from her small-town chains.
The Stone Angel
As she approaches her death, Hagar Shipley – an irascible, independent nonagenarian – rages against the dying of the light.
Free Food for Millionaires
A young woman is torn between her Korean heritage and American upbringing. Min Jin Lee's acclaimed debut novel.
A victorian epic transplanted to Japan, following a Korean family of immigrants through eight decades and four generations.
The Lost Europeans
First published in 1960, THE LOST EUROPEANS is British author Emanuel Litvinoff's story of an inverse pilgrimage: that of a Jewish man to a resurgent, post-war Berlin.
The Authentic Death of Hendry Jones
A stark and violent exploration of an American myth, this is a novel about the doomed gunslinger Billy the Kid.
The Hungry Grass
A quiet, engaging novel about the death of a priest in 1950s Ireland and a world on the cusp of change.
The Day of Judgment
Around the turn of the twentieth century, in the isolated Sardinian town of Nuoro, the aristocratic notary Don Sebastiano Sanna reflects on his life, his family's history and the fortunes of this provincial backwater where he has lived out his days.
Fame is the Spur
A novel of ambition, about a man who rises from the most humble of beginnings in Manchester and reaches the very top in politics.
My Son, My Son
First published in 1938, MY SON, MY SON is bestselling British author Howard Spring's multigenerational portrait of a relationship between father and son.
Letty Fox: Her Luck
Letty Fox talks us through her search for marital bliss in 1930s New York and London.
The Man Who Loved Children
Australian novelist Christina Stead's 1940 novel about the dysfunctional Pollitt family.
First published in 1946, DELTA WEDDING is legendary American author Eudora Welty's portrait of family life in the American South during the 1920s.
Heaven's My Destination
First published in 1935, HEAVEN'S MY DESTINATION is American author and dramatist Thornton Wilder's masterful portrayal of the power of an outsider's viewpoint.