The Best Foreign Fiction & Non-fiction We Published in July

The Death of Truth | Michiko Kakutani A stirring and incisive manifesto on America's slide away from truth and reason. Over the last three decades, Michiko Kakutani has been thinking and writing about the demise of objective truth in popular culture, academia, and contemporary politics. In The Death of Truth, she connects the dots to reveal… Continue reading The Best Foreign Fiction & Non-fiction We Published in July

The Best Foreign Fiction & Non-Fiction We Published in June 2018

The Wives | Lauren Weisberger *Published in the USA as When Life Gives You Lululemons* He set her up. They’ll bring him down. Emily Charlton does not do the suburbs. A successful stylist and image consultant to Hollywood stars, she cut her teeth as an assistant to legendary fashion editor Miranda Priestly in New York.… Continue reading The Best Foreign Fiction & Non-Fiction We Published in June 2018

A Conversation with Caroline Kaufman: Author of Light Filters In

In the vein of poetry collections like Milk and Honey and Adultolescence, this compilation of short, powerful poems from teen Instagram sensation @poeticpoison perfectly captures the human experience.  In Light Filters In, Caroline Kaufman does what she does best: reflects our own experiences back at us and makes us feel less alone, one exquisite and insightful piece at a time. She writes about giving up… Continue reading A Conversation with Caroline Kaufman: Author of Light Filters In

Vyjayanthimala launches Ram Kamal Mukherjee’s biography of Hema Malini in London

Veteran actress Dr Vyjayanthimala Bali unveiled the authorized biography of Hindi cinema’s iconic star Hema Malini at a glittering ceremony in London, in the presence of an array of Bollywood celebrities, including J.P. Dutta, Bindiya Goswami, Sonu Sood and Arjun Rampal. Her daughter Esha Deol Takhtani and her niece Madhoo Shah also attended the function.… Continue reading Vyjayanthimala launches Ram Kamal Mukherjee’s biography of Hema Malini in London

The Best Foreign Fiction & Non-Fiction We Published in May 2018

Painstakingly restored from Tolkien’s manuscripts and presented for the first time as a fully continuous and standalone story, the epic tale of Beren and Lúthien will reunite fans of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings with Elves and Men, Dwarves and Orcs and the rich landscape and creatures unique to Tolkien’s Middle-earth. The… Continue reading The Best Foreign Fiction & Non-Fiction We Published in May 2018

The Best Foreign Fiction & Non-fiction We Published in April

The Girl from Kathmandu: Twelve Dead Men and a Woman's Quest for Justice | Cam Simpson In August of 2004, twelve men left their village in Nepal for jobs at a five-star luxury hotel in Amman, Jordan. They had no idea that they had actually been hired for sub-contract work on an American military base… Continue reading The Best Foreign Fiction & Non-fiction We Published in April

The Best Foreign Fiction & Non-fiction We Published in March

Bring Me Back by B.A. Paris A young British couple is driving through France on holiday when they stop for gas. He runs in to pay, she stays in the car. When he returns her car door has been left open, but she's not inside. No one ever sees her again. Ten years later he's engaged… Continue reading The Best Foreign Fiction & Non-fiction We Published in March

#WomenWhoWrite: An excerpt from We by Gillian Anderson

WHY NOW? ‘Politics hates a vacuum. If it isn’t filled with hope, someone will fill it with fear.’ NAOMI KLEIN   Our current way of doing things – the ‘me culture’ – isn’t working. The world we all share is more divided and unequal than ever. Rates of anxiety, depression and self-harm among women are… Continue reading #WomenWhoWrite: An excerpt from We by Gillian Anderson

#WomenWhoWrite: An excerpt from Brave by Rose McGowan

“Did you break up with someone?” At first the question made me angry. I thought it sexist, stereotypical, disheartening. There was no death of a relation-ship that made me so in need of freedom that I’d alter myself. The more the breakup question was asked, the more it made me think about my motives. I… Continue reading #WomenWhoWrite: An excerpt from Brave by Rose McGowan

#WomenWhoWrite: An excerpt from Inferior by Angela Saini

‘It seemed clear to me that the history of the life on the earth presents an unbroken chain of evidence going to prove the importance of the female.’ Unconventional ideas can appear from anywhere, even the most conventional of places. The township of Concord in Michigan is one of those places. Home to scarcely more… Continue reading #WomenWhoWrite: An excerpt from Inferior by Angela Saini