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No Country: A Novel

by Kalyan Ray Simon & Schuster (June 17, 2014)

“A novel as easy to read as the latest bestseller, No Country is a rousing adventure made up out of the blood and guts and dreams of people on three continents and nearly 150 years of troubled history” (Alan...


Between the Assassinations

by Aravind Adiga Free Press (June 09, 2009)

Welcome to Kittur, India. It's on India's southwestern coast, bounded by the Arabian Sea to the west and the Kaliamma River to the south and east. It's blessed with rich soil and scenic beauty, and it's been...


The Republic of Wine: A Novel

by Mo Yan & Howard Goldblatt Arcade (January 23, 2012)

In this hypnotic epic novel, Mo Yan, the most critically acclaimed Chinese writer of this generation, takes us on a journey to a conjured province of contemporary China known as the Republic of Wine—a corrupt...


One Man's Bible

by Gao Xingjian HarperCollins (March 17, 2009)

One Man's Bible is a fictionalized account of Gao Xingjian's life under the Chinese Communist regime. Daily life is riddled with paranoia and fear, and government propaganda turns citizens against one another....


My Days

by R. K. Narayan Ecco (July 30, 2013)

"I am inclined to call this the last chapter, but how can an autobiography have a final chapter? At best, it can only be a penultimate one; nor can it be given a rounded-off conclusion, as is possible in a work...


Oleander Girl: A Novel

by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni Simon & Schuster (March 19, 2013)

Beloved bestselling author Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni has been hailed by Abraham Verghese as a “gifted storyteller” and by People magazine as a “skilled cartographer of the heart.” Now, Divakaruni returns...


The Bathing Women: A Novel

by Tie Ning, Hongling Zhang & Jason Sommer Scribner (October 09, 2012)

From an award-winning and bestselling Chinese author, this stunningly original novel captures the spirit of a new generation of young professionals in contemporary China.

From award-winning and bestselling Chinese...


The Scent of God

by Saikat Majumdar S&S India (January 22, 2019)

In an elite all-boys’ boarding school run by a Hindu monastic order in late-twentieth century India, things aren’t what they look like on the surface…

Anirvan, a young student, is fascinated by the music...


City of Ash and Red

by Hye-young Pyun & Sora Kim-Russell Arcade (November 06, 2018)

NAMED AN NPR GREAT READ OF 2018

From the Shirley Jackson Award–winning author of The Hole, a Kafkaesque tale of crime and punishment hailed by Korea’s Wall Street Journal as “an airtight masterpiece.”...


Swerving to Solitude

by Keki N. Daruwalla S&S India (August 21, 2018)

A young Seema discovers a cache of letters and papers in a locker belonging to her deceased mother. Besides chronicling her far-roving life across Canada, USA, Mexico, and India, these offer a glimpse into her...


The Nine-Chambered Heart

by Janice Pariat The Borough Press (May 17, 2018)

‘Superb. She had me at page one’

Chris Cleave, author of Everyone Brave is Forgiven

‘It’s the artful pleating of this subtle, psychologically astute novel that sets it apart’ DAILY MAIL

The kaleidoscopic...


Ponti

by Sharlene Teo Simon & Schuster (September 04, 2018)

An award-winning fiction debut about the value of friendships in present-day Singapore—a surprising and powerful portrait of Asia that shows the unique blend of modern and traditional cultures coming together—for...


Clouds

by Chandrahas Choudhury S&S India (January 10, 2018)

Farhad Billimoria is so looking forward to being a departed soul! On the cusp of his forty-second birthday and his relocation to San Francisco, this suave Bombay psychotherapist makes a farewell parade around...


The Taliban Cricket Club

by Timeri N. Murari Ecco (May 15, 2012)

“A moving, splendidly realized story of courage and grit in modern-day Kabul.”

—Vikas Swarup, author of Slumdog Millionaire

A harrowing yet tender novel—Bend It Like Beckham in a burka—The Taliban Cricket...


Soul Mountain

by Gao Xingjian HarperCollins (March 17, 2009)

In 1983, Chinese playwright, critic, fiction writer, and painter Gao Xingjian was diagnosed with lung cancer and faced imminent death.But six weeks later, a second examination revealed there was no cancer—he...


The White Tiger: A Novel

Man Booker Prize 2008

by Aravind Adiga Free Press (April 22, 2008)

A stunning literary debut critics have likened to Richard Wright’s Native Son, The White Tiger follows a darkly comic Bangalore driver through the poverty and corruption of modern India’s caste society....


Selection Day: A Novel

by Aravind Adiga Scribner (January 03, 2017)

NOW A NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES

AN NPR BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR * A NEW YORK TIMES and WASHINGTON POST NOTABLE BOOK

From the bestselling, Booker Prize-winning author of The White Tiger, a “ferociously brilliant”...


The Bones of Grace

by Tahmima Anam Harper (June 28, 2016)

From the award-winning, nationally bestselling author of A Golden Age and The Good Muslim comes a lyrical, deeply moving modern love story about belonging, migration, tragedy, survival, and the mysteries of...


Lord of the land

by Wimon Sainimnuan Thaifiction Publishing (October 21, 2003)

Against a background of frenzied land speculation

where all sorts of dirty tricks are par for the course,

who of Abbot Nian and Kharm the Medium

will emerge as the Lord of the Land?

The increasingly

heated competition...


Khoak Phranang

by Wimon Sainimnuan Thaifiction Publishing (October 20, 2003)

What happens to common country folk

when they are caught in the jaws

of wayward religion and superstition?

This is what happens, at Khoak Phranang,

the epicentre of rural Thailand in the 1990s.

A short, droll...


The Medium

by Wimon Sainimnuan Thaifiction Publishing (October 19, 2003)

One way out of crippling poverty

is by putting yourself at the service

of the spirits of the land

– folk credulity will do the rest.

Thus is born the Medium,

pitting himself against unethical Buddhist monks

who...


Wanlaya's love

by SEINEE SAOWAPHONG Thaifiction Publishing (October 09, 1999)

Paris after the Second World War:

the Left Bank, Montmartre and Picasso's dove.

Wanlaya is a Thai music student

with challenging ideas and challenged friends,

all engaged in their own ways

in a search for the...


The field of the great

by MALAI CHOOPHINIT Thaifiction Publishing (October 07, 1999)

This vivid chronicle of an upcountry district in the heart of Siam

is told through the rise of Ruen, an aspiring timber trader

who leads a small community of farmers in its fight against nature

and against...


Snakes

by Wimon Sainimnuan Thaifiction Publishing (October 08, 1999)

Monks, murder, money, miracles and mystifications.

Snakes galore and sleazy slitherings

intertwined with scandal, suicide and rape

in the central Thai village of Khoak Phranang

– the first of a celebrated...


Of time and tide

by ATSIRI THAMMACHOAT Thaifiction Publishing (October 06, 1999)

Little people, simple lives, modest dreams,

traditional beliefs, petty fights, tragic accidents,

and the dictates of the authorities:

how fishermen alienate themselves from nature

and lose their moorings is...


Cobra

by WANIT JARUNKIT-ANAN Thaifiction Publishing (October 18, 2009)

A man, a woman (or two) and ... a snake.

The national bestseller of 1987.


Venom

by Saneh Sangsuk Thaifiction Publishing (October 18, 2000)

A crippled boy plays with his puppets and dreams of glory

until the female cobra he disturbs by his show rushes at him.

The life-and-death struggle that follows has but a predictable end

– or has it?

This...


Time in a bottle

by PRAPHATSORN SEIWIKUN Thaifiction Publishing (October 10, 1999)

This national bestseller, emblematic of the 1970s student generation,

explores the generation gap between parents and children

in a Bangkok middle-class family,

the pains of growing up

and tug-of-war between...


Mad dogs & Co

by Chart Korbjitti Thaifiction Publishing (October 12, 2001)

Thai hippiedom in its 1980s heyday.

First serialised in a women's magazine,

yet another masterpiece by the author of

1982 SEA Write Award winning The Judgment

and 1994 SEA Write Award winning Time.


The judgment

by Chart Korbjitti Thaifiction Publishing (October 04, 1999)

This epoch-making novel, set in the rural central Thailand of the 1980s,

is a scathing satire and chilling endictment of modern society,

which makes heroes of 'fuckin' cheats'

and condemns upright citizens...


The Good Muslim: A Novel

by Tahmima Anam Harper (August 02, 2011)

“Delicate, heart-wrenching and poetic, this is a novel ofgreat poise and power.” —Tash Aw, author of The Harmony Silk Factory

Set in Bangladesh at a time when Islamic fundamentalism ison the rise, The...