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  • The Flight of the Maidens

    by Jane Gardam ...
    The Whitbread Award–winning author of the Old Filth trilogy captures a moment in time for three young women on the cusp of adulthood.Yorkshire, 1946. The end of the war has changed the world again, and, emboldened by this new dawning, Hetty Fallows, Una Vane, and Lieselotte Klein seize the opportunities with enthusiasm. Hetty, desperate to escape the grasp of her critical mother, books a solo ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Pure

    by Andrew Miller ...
    The clearing of a cemetery stokes the fires of revolution in eighteenth-century France in this Costa Prize–winning “novel of ideas disguised as a ghost story” (The New York Times).Paris, 1785. An ambitious young engineer, Jean-Baptiste Baratte arrives in Paris charged with emptying the overflowing cemetery of Les Innocents, an ancient site whose stench is poisoning the neighborhood’s air and water ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • God on the Rocks

    by Jane Gardam ...
    Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize: “So charming a novel that you don’t want to give away a single one of the many twists of its plot” (The New York Times).Originally published in Great Britain in 1978, the novel describes Margaret Marsh’s coming of age one summer between the world wars. Caught in the backwash of a fervently religious father, a mother bitterly nostalgic for what might have been, ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay

    Translated by Ann Goldstein ...
    Book 3 - Neapolitan Novels
    Part of the bestselling saga about childhood friends following different paths by “one of the great novelists of our time” (The New York Times).In the third book in the New York Times–bestselling Neapolitan quartet that inspired the HBO series My Brilliant Friend, Elena and Lila have grown into womanhood. Lila married at sixteen and has a young son; she has left her husband and the comforts her ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Strange Loyalties

    Book 3 - The Laidlaw Investigation
    The third Laidlaw novel from the Father of Tartan Noir explores “the ruin of the body, the corruption of the soul and the shattering of society” (The Wall Street Journal).Strange Loyalties begins with Jack Laidlaw’s despair and anger at his brother’s death in a banal road accident. But his nagging doubts about the dynamics of the incident lead to larger questions about the nature of pain and ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • The Papers of Tony Veitch

    Book 2 - The Laidlaw Investigation
    Jack Laidlaw returns in the groundbreaking series. “The Laidlaw books are like fine malt whiskey—the pure distilled essence of Scottish crime writing” (Peter May, international bestselling author).In this second book in his monumental Laidlaw series, McIlvanney tells the tale of Eck Adamson, an alcoholic vagrant who summons Jack Laidlaw to his deathbed. Probably the only policeman in Glasgow who ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • The Vienna Melody

    by Ernst Lothar ...
    Translated by Elizabeth Reynolds Hapgood ...
    All Vienna knows that the inhabitant of number 10 Seilerstatte is none other than Christopher Alt, piano maker, the best in Vienna, probably in all of Austria, and possiblly the world over. His piano keys have given life to melodies by Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven, and many more. On his deathbed, moved by the wish to keep his children united, he leaves a will specifying that his descendants, if they ... Read more

    $10.69 USD

  • The Secret Sister

    Translated by Mary Kritoeff ...
    A third-generation Greek American visits his ancestral homeland, and discovers a century of family secrets, in this “hauntingly poignant” novel (World Literature Today).From the burning quay at Smyrna to present-day Manhattan, the Argyriou family has been pursued by disaster. In the 1922 Greco-Turkish War, little Frosso and her sister Erasmia flee as Turkish soldiers descend on their village. ... Read more

    $11.59 USD

  • The Athenian Women

    A Novel

    Translated by Antony Shugaar ...
    “A raw and compelling portrait of 411 BC Greece in which women must fight for justice and democracy” by the Strega Prize–winning Italian novelist (La Stampa).Athens, 411 BC. As the Peloponnesian War draws to a close, a political coup begins to take shape in Athens. Veterans of the infamous battle of Mantinea, Thrasyllus, and Polemon now live as humble farmers in the countryside. They are ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Laidlaw

    Book 1 - The Laidlaw Investigation
    First in “a crime trilogy so searing it will burn forever into your memory. McIlvanney is the original Scottish criminal mastermind” (Christopher Brookmyre, international bestselling author).The Laidlaw novels, a groundbreaking trilogy that changed the face of Scottish fiction, are credited with being the founding books of the Tartan Noir movement that includes authors like Val McDermid, Denise ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • The Apothecary's Shop

    A Novel of Venice 1118 A.D.

    Translated by Katherine Gregor ...
    “An extraordinary book, a gripping trip back through time to discover a different but still unique Venice and its political intrigues and mysteries” (Art as a Part of Culture).In a medieval Venice ravaged by famine and orgiastic revelries, the protagonists of The Apothecary’s Shop explore the depths of the city and the paths to the supernatural in their search for a missing child.The young ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Three

    Translated by Hildegarde Serle ...
    TARGET CONSUMERThose who loved Perrin’s irresistible million-copy bestseller Fresh Water for FlowersReaders of Mayflies by Andrew O’Hagan, The Weekend by Charlotte Wood and fans of Tracey ThornKEY SELLING POINTSInternationally acclaimed, million-copy bestselling authorPrevious book was an Indie Next and Indies introduce titles, and National Indie BestsellerMajor ... ... Read more

    $11.59 USD