From Personae by Sergio De La Pava

The Sunset Limited by Cormac McCarthy

Stella by Siegfried Lenz

There’s Nothing I Can Do When I Think of You Late at Night by Cao Naiqian

Poems from Guantánamo: The Detainees Speak, Edited by Marc Falkoff

Tun-huang by Yasushi Inoue

The Cross of Redemption: Uncollected Writings by James Baldwin

Chronic City by Jonathan Lethem

Pedigree by Georges Simenon

The Canal by Lee Rourke

A Naked Singularity by Sergio De La Pava

The Poetry Lesson by Andrei Codrescu

In Homer’s Head: Ransom by David Malouf

How Jeanette Winterson Makes Fiction

Inveterate and Unrepentant Book Collecting: A Guide to My Favorite Contact Sport

The Master of the Not Quite: The Broken Estate: Essays on Literature and Belief by James Wood

A Warehouse with an Epic Scope: Entrepôt by Mark McMorris

Toward the Sanitarium: Walser’s Microscripts

Pushing Thorny Syntax to An Extreme: The Susan Bernofsky Interview

A Cacophony of Stories: White Masks by Elias Khoury

“I’m constructing a labyrinth online, and the novel will be a guide”: The Ander Monson Interview

Who Does Translation Matter To? Why Translation Matters by Edith Grossman

The King of Complacency: Under the Dome by Stephen King

The Desire to Recall Desire: The Andre Aciman Interview

All in All It Is a Pleasant Experience: Ruby and the Stone-Age Diet by Martin Millar

Pyrite: Why You Shouldn’t Read Ingo Schulze

The Complexities of a Moment Felt: The Lance Olsen Interview

One Writer’s Beginnings: Dreams in a Time of War: A Childhood Memoir by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o

An Immaculate Sense of Rhythm and Timing: The Twin by Gerbrand Bakker

Words With a Purpose: Two Novels: After & Making Mistakes by Gabriel Josipovici

Reach Out and Touch Someone: Translation Is a Love Affair by Jacques Poulin

Every Morpheme Counts: The Sam Lipsyte Interview


Lectures from the Argentine Master: Seven Nights by Jorge Luis Borges

The So-Called Other Europe: Best European Fiction 2010 edited by Aleksandar Hemon

Field Guides to Elsewhere: How We Read Languages We Don’t Read

Spanish Noir: Tattoo: A Pepe Carvalho Mystery by Manuel Vázquez Montalbán

Moral Victories: The Curiously Relevant Prose of Heinrich von Kleist

White Privilege and Responsibility: Reading Wallace Shawn’s Essays

42 Years of Consistency: New Selected Poems by Mark Strand

Against the Impossible to Explain: The Postmodern Novel and Society, Part 2

Against the “Impossible to Explain”: The Postmodern Novel and Society

My Little War by Louis Paul Boon

Landscape With Dog And Other Stories by Ersi Sotiropoulos

The Armies by Evelio Rosero

Pim & Francie: The Golden Bear Days (Artifacts and Bone Fragments) by Al Columbia

Shadowplay by Norman Lock

Brodeck by Philippe Claudel

The Journal of Henry David Thoreau edited by Damion Searls

The Ninth by Ferenc Barnás

The Last Supper by Pawel Huelle

Kamby Bolongo Mean River by Robert Lopez

Waste by Eugene Marten

A Jury of Her Peers by Elaine Showalter

Comrades by Marco Antonio Flores

Ray of the Star by Laird Hunt

Manifesto: New Aestheticism

The Other Half of Moby-Dick: The Damion Searls Interview

99 Essential African Books: The Geoff Wisner Interview

Notes on Sontag by Phillip Lopate

Into The Beautiful North by Luis Alberto Urrea

Jakov Lind’s Absurdist Shoah: A Major Post-Holocaust Modernist Finds New Life in Translation

Fiction Does What Journalism Can’t: The Jonathan Tel Interview

The Skating Rink by Roberto Bolaño

Love, Anger, and Madness: A Haitian Trilogy by Marie Vieux-Chauvet

The Last of the Angels by Fadhil al-Azzawi

The Loneliness of the Long Distance Winner

Everything Matters! by Ron Currie, Jr.

It’s Got to Have Balls: Denise Oswald on Soft Skull’s Future

The Kamila Shamsie Interview

Mouroir by Breyten Breytenbach

Four Greek Writers That You Should (and Can) Read: Translator Karen Emmerich in San Francisco

The Complete Cosmicomics: Full Contents and Details On Seven Newly Translated Stories

The Late Age of Print by Ted Striphas

Castle by J. Robert Lennon

Reading and Publishing in Print’s Late Age: An Interview with Ted Striphas

Me and Kaminski by Daniel Kehlmann

The Winner of Sorrow by Brian Lynch

The Boat by Nam Le

Vilnius Poker by Ričardas Gavelis

Yalo by Elias Khoury

The Lynn Lurie Interview

The Way Through Doors by Jesse Ball

That’s Just Semantics! (or, the Proper Treatment of Richard Montague in Literary Fiction)

The Semantics of Murder by Aifric Campbell

The Great Weaver from Kashmir by Halldor Laxness

The Book of Chameleons by Jose Eduardo Agualusa

King Cophetua by Julien Gracq

Blind Speed by Josh Barkan

The Michael Martone Interview

Tintin and the Secret of Literature by Tom McCarthy

Monsieur by Jean-Philippe Toussaint

Suite Francaise by Irene Nemirovsky

The Immoralist by Andre Gide

The Cave by Jose Saramago

t zero by Italo Calvino

A Dream in Polar Fog by Yuri Rytkheu

The Rainbow Stories by William T. Vollmann

Under the Volcano by Malcom Lowry

Pierrot Mon Ami by Raymond Queneau

The Path of Minor Planets by Andrew Sean Greer

Last Exit to Brooklyn by Hugh Selby, Jr.

John Henry Days by Colson Whitehead

Imaginative Qualities of Actual Things by Gilbert Sorrentino

Everything Bad Is Good for You by Steven Johnson

Hopscotch by Julio Cortazar

On the Natural History of Destruction by W.G. Sebald

In the Country of Last Things by Paul Auster

The Blue Guide to Indiana by Michael Martone

Arc d’X by Steven Erickson

Witch Grass by Raymond Queneau

War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

Twighlight of the Superheroes by Deborah Eisenberg

The Top Top Ten by J. Peder Zane

The Three Paradoxes by Paul Hornschemeier

The Sea, the Sea by Iris Murdoch

The Road by Cormac McCarthy

The Metaphysical Club by Louis Menand

The Crying of Lot 49 by Thomas Pynchon

In Patagonia by Bruce Chatwin

Everything and More by David Foster Wallace

Camera Lucida by Roland Barthes

Aspects of the Novel by E.M. Forster