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  • All This Belongs to Me
    All This Belongs to Me (English, Paperback) Petra Hulova

    Chronicles the lives of three generations of women in a Mongolian family. Told from the point of view of a mother, three sisters, and the daughter of one of the sisters, this story of secrets and betrayals takes us from the daily rhythms of nomadic life on the steppe to the harsh realities of urban alcoholism and prostitution in the capital.

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  • Tworki
    Tworki (English, Paperback) Marek Bienczyk

    In Tworki, a village just southwest of Warsaw, there is a psychiatric hospital and in that hospital, the patients and their caretakers are hidden from the war just outside their iron gates. Our hero, Jurek, answers an ad in the paper for a job there and finds himself keeping the books alongside a knock-out strawberry blonde named Sonia.

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  • Gaps
    Gaps (English, Paperback) Bohumil Hrabal

    Gaps begins with Hrabal receiving the long anticipated advance copy of his first short story collection, Perlicka na dne (Pearl of the Deep). Hrabal's career as a successful writer starts here, and the novel details his rise on the domestic front, his relationship with influential Czech artists and writers, as well as the international recognition he gains from novels such as Closely Watched Trains.

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  • The Apology and the Last Days
    The Apology and the Last Days (English, Paperback) Borislav Pekic

    "First published in Serbian under the title Odbrana i posledjni dani, c1977."

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  • Vita Nuova
    Vita Nuova (English, Paperback) Bohumil Hrabal

    Showcases the author's bohemian intellectual life, and his relationship with Vladimir Boudnik.

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  • And Other Stories
    And Other Stories (English, Paperback) Georgi Gospodinov

    A collection of short stories, which includes a tongue-in-cheek crime/horror story or the Christmas story of a pig, a language game leading to an unexpected epiphany or an inward-looking tale built on the complexity of a puzzle box, and more.

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  • Sailing Against the Wind
    Sailing Against the Wind (English, Paperback) Jaan Kross

    "First published in Estonian under the title Vastutuulelaev: Bernhard Schmidti romaan in 1987 by Eesti Raamat in Tallinn, Estonia. Copyright (c) The Estate of Jaan Kross. Published by arrangement with Werner Soderstrom Ltd. (WSOY), Finland."

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  • The Prophecy and Other Stories
    The Prophecy and Other Stories (English, Paperback) Drago Jancar

    A collection of short stories that present the struggle of individuals against powerful forces.

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  • Lightning from the Depths
    Lightning from the Depths (English, Paperback) Robert Elsie

    An English collection to present the range of Albanian verse from the early Christian traditions to the influence of Islam and the Ottoman Empire and from the beginnings of a modern tradition, quashed by the Stalinists.

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  • Tworki
    Tworki (English, Hardback) Marek Bienczyk

    In Tworki, a village just southwest of Warsaw, there is a psychiatric hospital and in that hospital, the patients and their caretakers are hidden from the war just outside their iron gates. Our hero, Jurek, answers an ad in the paper for a job there and finds himself keeping the books alongside a knock-out strawberry blonde named Sonia.

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  • Lightning from the Depths
    Lightning from the Depths (English, Hardback) Robert Elsie

    An English collection to present the range of Albanian verse from the early Christian traditions to the influence of Islam and the Ottoman Empire and from the beginnings of a modern tradition, quashed by the Stalinists.

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  • In-house Weddings
    In-house Weddings (English, Hardback) Bohumil Hrabal

    Inspired by "Mrs Tolstoy and Mrs Dostoevsky, whose biographies about their husbands have been published in Prague," the author presents his own autobiographical work, ostensibly fiction, from his wife's point of view. In this first of the trilogy, we meet the author through the eyes of his wife Eliska.

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  • In-house Weddings
    In-house Weddings (English, Paperback) Bohumil Hrabal

    Inspired by "Mrs Tolstoy and Mrs Dostoevsky, whose biographies about their husbands have been published in Prague," the author presents his own autobiographical work, ostensibly fiction, from his wife's point of view. In this first of the trilogy, we meet the author through the eyes of his wife Eliska.

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  • And Other Stories
    And Other Stories (English, Hardback) Georgi Gospodinov

    A collection of short stories, which includes a tongue-in-cheek crime/horror story or the Christmas story of a pig, a language game leading to an unexpected epiphany or an inward-looking tale built on the complexity of a puzzle box, and more.

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  • The Last Journey of Ago Ymeri
    The Last Journey of Ago Ymeri (English, Paperback) Bashkim Shehu

    In a remote Albanian village, a place of banishment, a stranger appears, claiming to be Viktor Dragoti and looking for his long-lost love. That Viktor Dragoti has been dead for nine years, killed by the Albanian coast guard while trying to swim to freedom, only adds to the stranger's mystery.

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  • The Last Journey of Ago Ymeri
    The Last Journey of Ago Ymeri (English, Hardback) Bashkim Shehu

    In a remote Albanian village, a place of banishment, a stranger appears, claiming to be Viktor Dragoti and looking for his long-lost love. That Viktor Dragoti has been dead for nine years, killed by the Albanian coast guard while trying to swim to freedom, only adds to the stranger's mystery.

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  • Balkan Beauty, Balkan Blood
    Balkan Beauty, Balkan Blood (English, Hardback) Robert Elsie

    Represents three decades of Albanian writing - especially the burst of creativity in the newfound freedom of the 1990s - readers will encounter work that reflects the literary paradox of Eastern Europe in the late twentieth century. This book provides English-speaking readers with an elucidating overview of the nation's literature.

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  • Balkan Beauty, Balkan Blood
    Balkan Beauty, Balkan Blood (English, Paperback) Robert Elsie

    Represents three decades of Albanian writing - especially the burst of creativity in the newfound freedom of the 1990s - readers will encounter work that reflects the literary paradox of Eastern Europe in the late twentieth century. This book provides English-speaking readers with an elucidating overview of the nation's literature.

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  • Conversation with Spinoza
    Conversation with Spinoza (English, Hardback) Goce Smilevski

    Brings the thinker Spinoza, all inner life, into conversation with the outer, facts of his life and his day - from his connection to the Jewish community of Amsterdam, his excommunication in 1656, and the emergence of his philosophical system to his troubling feelings for his fourteen-year-old Latin teacher and later his disciple.

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  • The Third Shore
    The Third Shore (English, Hardback) Agata Schwartz

    This volume allows English-speaking readers to discover the work of women writers from East Central Europe. A compendium of fiction by twenty-five women from eighteen different nations The Third Shore brings to light a whole spectrum of women's literary accomplishment and experience virtually unknown in the West.

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