Results for General Fiction + Controversial Subjects, set in Europe

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  • The Confessions of Young Nero
    Margaret George
    Paperback: 03/20/2018
    The New York Times bestselling and legendary author of Helen of Troy and Elizabeth I now turns her gaze on ...
  • The Heart's Invisible Furies: A Novel
    John Boyne
    Paperback: 03/06/2018
    From the beloved New York Times bestselling author of The Boy In the Striped Pajamas, a sweeping, heartfelt ...
  • Winter: A Novel (Seasonal Quartet)
    Ali Smith
    Hardcover: 01/09/2018
    Smith's shapeshifting novel casts a warm, wise, merry and uncompromising eye over a post-truth era in a story ...
  • Go, Went, Gone
    Jenny Erpenbeck
    Paperback: 09/26/2017
    An unforgettable German bestseller about the European refugee crisis: "Erpenbeck will get under your skin" (...
  • The End of Eddy
    Edouard Louis
    Hardcover: 05/02/2017
    An autobiographical novel about growing up gay in a working-class town in Picardy.
  • The Year of the Runaways: A novel
    Sunjeev Sahota
    Paperback: 02/21/2017
    From one of Granta's Best of Young British Novelists and Man Booker Prize nominee Sunjeev Sahota—a ...
  • The Kindness of Enemies
    Leila Aboulela
    Paperback: 01/10/2017
    A versatile prose stylist... [Aboulela's] lyrical style and incisive portrayal of Muslims living in the West ...

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