FearFear
Gabriel Chevallier
An NYRB Classics Original Winner of the Scott Moncrieff Prize for Translation1915: Jean Dartemont heads off to the Great War, an eager conscript. The only thing he fears is missing the action. Soon, however, the vaunted “war to end all wars” seems like a war that will never end: whether mired in the trenches or going over the top, Jean finds hi ...
Number of pages: 328 | Publication Date: 2014-05-20 | ISBN-13: 9781590177167

Novels in Three Lines (New York Review Books Classics)Novels in Three Lines (New York Review Books Classics)
Félix Fénéon
A NEW YORK REVIEW BOOKS ORIGINALNovels in Three Lines collects more than a thousand items that appeared anonymously in the French newspaper Le Matin in 1906—true stories of murder, mayhem, and everyday life presented with a ruthless economy that provokes laughter even as it shocks. This extraordinary trove, undiscovered until the 1940s and here t ...
Number of pages: 208 | Publication Date: 2007-08-21 | ISBN-13: 9781590172308

MelvilleMelville
Jean Giono
In the fall of 1849, Herman Melville traveled to London to deliver his novel White-Jacket to his publisher. On his return to America, Melville would write Moby-Dick. Melville: A Novel imagines what happened in between: the adventurous writer fleeing London for the country, wrestling with an angel, falling in love with an Irish nationalist, and, fin ...
Number of pages: 128 | Publication Date: 2017-09-12 | ISBN-13: 9781681371375

Golden HillGolden Hill
Francis Spufford
A Wall Street Journal Top Ten Fiction Book of 2017 * A Washington Post Notable Fiction Book of the Year * A Seattle Times Favorite Book of 2017 * An NPR Best Book of 2017 * A Kirkus Reviews Best Historical Fiction Book of the Year * A Library Journal Top Historical Fiction Book of the Year * Winner of the Costa First Novel Award, the RSL Ondaatje P ...
Number of pages: 320 | Publication Date: 2018-02-06 | ISBN-13: 9781501163883

Stoner (New York Review Books Classics)Stoner (New York Review Books Classics)
John Williams
William Stoner is born at the end of the nineteenth century into a dirt-poor Missouri farming family. Sent to the state university to study agronomy, he instead falls in love with English literature and embraces a scholar?s life, so different from the hardscrabble existence he has known. And yet as the years pass, Stoner encounters a succession of ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2006-06-20 | ISBN-13: 9781590171998

Peer ReviewPeer Review
Ruby Rowe
LAURELCocky and breathtakingly handsome was how I described Jason before I found him partaking in a threesome on my living room floor. At that moment, he became a player in my eyes. Albeit an intelligent and charming womanizer, he was the type of guy commitment-seeking girls should stay away from. I shouldn't have taken an interest in Jason, yet th ...
Number of pages: 200 | Publication Date: 2018-04-09 | ISBN-13: 9781987650488

Berlin Alexanderplatz (New York Review Books Classics)Berlin Alexanderplatz (New York Review Books Classics)
Alfred Doblin
The inspiration for Rainer Werner Fassbinder's epic film and that The Guardian named one of the "Top 100 Books of All Time," Berlin Alexanderplatz is considered one of the most important works of the Weimar Republic and twentieth century literature.Berlin Alexanderplatz, the great novel of Berlin and the doomed Weimar Republic, is one of the gr ...
Number of pages: 480 | Publication Date: 2018-03-06 | ISBN-13: 9781681371993

Basic Black With Pearls (New York Review Books Classics)Basic Black With Pearls (New York Review Books Classics)
Helen Weinzweig
A brilliant, lost feminist classic that is equal parts domestic drama and international intrigue.Shirley and Coenraad’s affair has been going on for decades, but her longing for him is as desperate as ever. She is a Toronto housewife; he works for an international organization known only as the Agency. Their rendezvous take place in Tangier, in H ...
Number of pages: 160 | Publication Date: 2018-04-17 | ISBN-13: 9781681372167

Memoirs of an Anti-SemiteMemoirs of an Anti-Semite
Gregor Von Rezzori
The elusive narrator of this beautifully written, complex, and powerfully disconcerting novel is the scion of a decayed aristocratic family from the farther reaches of the defunct Austro-Hungarian Empire. In five psychologically fraught episodes, he revisits his past, from adolescence to middle age, a period that coincides with the twentieth-centur ...
Number of pages: 320 | Publication Date: 2007-12-04 | ISBN-13: 9781590172469

Pachinko (National Book Award Finalist)Pachinko (National Book Award Finalist)
Min Jin Lee

Number of pages: 512 | Publication Date: 2017-11-14 | ISBN-13: 9781455563920

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