The Mirror Thief
Set in three cities in three eras, The Mirror Thief calls to mind David Mitchell and Umberto Eco in its mix of...
How to be Both
Two tales of love and injustice twist into a singular yarn where time gets timeless, structural gets playful, ...
"A masterpiece" (A.N. Wilson), this many-layered novel of WWII combines fiction with a Sebaldian collage of ...
The Last Man Standing
Davide Longo's Last Man Standing is a vivid description of one man's struggle in a post-apocalyptic ...
The Malice of Fortune
Against a teeming canvas of Borgia politics, Niccolò Machiavelli and Leonardo da Vinci come together to ...
Alessandro Pallioti, a senior policeman agrees to oversee a murder investigation, after it emerges the victim ...
In the Sea There are Crocodiles
: Based on the True Story of Enaiatollah Akbari
When a ten-year-old boy's village in Afghanistan falls prey to Taliban rule, his mother shepherds the boy ...
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