Adolescent anxieties and popstar pinups are at the heart of this tale of a girl's coming of age and first love.
The Ottoman capital is the
site of a young woman's discovery of her mysterious, magical destiny.
A rollicking novel of a
Tunisian emigrant to Sweden, told in an exuberant remix of languages.
A tale of truth and lies in a legendary
chimpanzee's tale of sentience, love, and murder.
A moving tale from one of
China's literary giants is rooted in a scandalous true story of
The story of an ordinary woman, a younger man, and
the strictures of small-town life.
A playful romance
constructed in the form of a list of definitions sidesteps the meaning of love
his new novel, Carlos Fuentes portrays Mexico in an age when power may have
otherwise—comes to light in the workshop of the legendary glassmaker Louis
In the new novel from the author of The Memory Keeper's Daughter, a contemporary connects with a female ancestor, erased from the family record.
The new film adaptation of this mordant Western is an occasion to celebrate the author's neglected storytelling mastery.
Norma Jean's canine companion tells all.
In a prequel to The Heretic's Daughter, a young woman in Colonial Massachusetts vies with beasts of more than one kind.
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