Worldwide Pearls: Ten Top Titles for Winter Reading

Drawing on personal experience, Bodrožic´ is remarkably adept; Franzosini’s English-language debut is irresistible biographical fiction; for sophisticated readers and lovers of smart, spooky tales; multi-award winner Ørstavik offers an unsettling read that most will enjoy; a darkly propulsive nail-biter overlain with a vivid and piercing study of class tensions

World Fiction for Fall: These 16 Important Titles Let Readers Travel Far

Filloy is splendidly enjoyable; Lebanese novelist Khoury dives down deeply; a polished portrait of royal pomp and custom for historical fans; a lush, raucous, and fabulous saga from Kurniawan; Vodolazkin’s engaging sweep is for all readers