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  • Disquiet

    A Novel

    Translated by Brendan Freely ...
    **World Literature Today: Notable Translation of the YearPopMatters: Best Book of the YearFrom the internationally bestselling author of Serenade for Nadia, a powerful story of love and faith amidst the atrocities committed by ISIS against the Yazidi people.**Disquiet transports the reader to the contemporary Middle East through the stories of Meleknaz, a Yazidi Syrian refugee,and Hussein, a young ... Read more

    $18.03 AUD

  • Pain

    A Novel

    by Zeruya Shalev ...
    Translated by Sondra Silverston ...
    **“Zeruya Shalev is one of my favorite contemporary writers, her work always spiky and original, and Pain is a searing book, a wild and ravenous story of family entanglement and impossible yearning.” —Lauren Groff, author of Florida and Fates and FuriesA powerful, astute novel that exposes how old passions can return, testing our capacity to make choices about what is most essential in life.**Ten ... Read more

    $21.55 AUD

  • The Intervention of a Good Man

    A Novella by the Bestselling Author of The Anomaly

    New York Times Bestselling and Goncourt Prize-Winning Author of The AnomalyA middle-aged man (our hero) is traveling to the heart of the Scottish Highlands to be with his young mistress (our heroine), who is twenty years his junior. Some people would call this madness, a mistake, as his visit is not entirely welcome—her boyfriend will arrive in a few days’ time. But our hero will not be swayed ... Read more

    $6.81 AUD

  • Above the Rain

    A Novel

    Translated by Lisa Dillman ...
    In the latest novel from a master of European crime fiction, past, present, and future collide on a breathtaking journey from 1950s Morocco to modern-day Spain and Sweden.Miguel and Helena meet at a nursing home in Tarifa, at an age when they believe they have lived it all already. Distanced from their children, they feel they are no longer needed. The sudden suicide of one of the other residents ... Read more

    $22.76 AUD

  • The Money Plot

    A History of Currency's Power to Enchant, Control, and Manipulate

    Half fable, half manifesto, this brilliant new take on the ancient concept of cash lays bare its unparalleled capacity to empower and enthrall us.Frederick Kaufman tackles the complex history of money, beginning with the earliest myths and wrapping up with Wall Street’s byzantine present-day doings. Along the way, he exposes a set of allegorical plots, stock characters, and stereotypical metaphors ... Read more

    $33.54 AUD

  • Nuestra América

    My Family in the Vertigo of Translation

    **NAMED A MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWSA riveting study of the intersections between Jewish and Latin American culture, this immigrant family memoir recounts history with psychological insight and the immediacy of a thriller.**In Nuestra América, eminent anthropologist and historian Claudio Lomnitz traces his grandparents’ exile from Eastern Europe to South America. At the ... Read more

    $33.54 AUD

  • Diderot and the Art of Thinking Freely

    **Best Book of the Year – Kirkus ReviewsA spirited biography of the prophetic and sympathetic philosopher who helped build the foundations of the modern world.**Denis Diderot is often associated with the decades-long battle to bring the world’s first comprehensive Encyclopédie into existence. But his most daring writing took place in the shadows. Thrown into prison for his atheism in 1749, Diderot ... Read more

    $34.75 AUD

  • My Brother Moochie

    Regaining Dignity in the Face of Crime, Poverty, and Racism in the American South

    A rare first-person account that combines a journalist’s skilled reporting with the raw emotion of a younger brother’s heartfelt testimony of what his family endured after his eldest brother killed a man and was sentenced to life in prison.At the age of nine, Issac J. Bailey saw his hero, his eldest brother, taken away in handcuffs, not to return from prison for thirty-two years. Bailey tells the ... Read more

    $31.12 AUD $20.45 AUD

  • Late Summer

    A Novel

    by Luiz Ruffato ...
    Translated by Julia Sanches ...
    **BUZZFEED BEST SUMMER BEACH READ PICKFrom one of Brazil’s most important living writers, a powerful reflection on the effects of isolation and feelings of inadequacy in our time.**Sick and abandoned by his wife and son, Oséias decides to go back to his hometown after twenty years away. During this time apart, he has heard about his family only through sporadic phone calls from his younger sister, ... Read more

    $19.24 AUD

  • Proustian Uncertainties

    On Reading and Rereading In Search of Lost Time

    **Named a Times Literary Supplement Best Book of the YearA Pulitzer Prize–winning historian revisits Marcel Proust’s masterpiece in this essay on literature and memory, exploring the question of identity—that of the novel’s narrator and Proust’s own.**This engaging reexamination of In Search of Lost Time considers how the narrator defines himself, how this compares to what we know of Proust ... Read more

    $30.02 AUD

  • Three Floors Up

    A Novel

    by Eshkol Nevo ...
    Translated by Sondra Silverston ...
    Set in an upper-middle-class Tel Aviv apartment building, this best-selling and warmly acclaimed Israeli novel examines the interconnected lives of its residents, whose turmoils, secrets, unreliable confessions, and problematic decisions reveal a society in the midst of an identity crisis.On the first floor, Arnon, a tormented retired officer who fought in the First Intifada, confesses to an army ... Read more

    $31.12 AUD $22.76 AUD

  • Forms of Intersubjectivity

    With new discussions by Theodore Jacobs and Regina PallyAdult psychoanalysis has approached the study of intersubjectivity by concentrating primarily on the verbal dialogue, an explicit mode of communication. Infant research, on the other hand, focuses on nonverbal communication and implicit modes of action sequences, operating largely out of awareness, such as interactions of gaze, facial ... Read more

    $30.02 AUD