The Bloody Hand

Written by Blaise Cendrars; Graham macLachlan (Translator)
A masterpiece of French war literature, complete and unabridged for the first time in English. READ MORE

The Strange Death of Sullivan Chance

Written by Thierry Maugenest; David Beardsmore (Translator)
Part mystery, part adventure, part satire, this audacious novel unravels the tale of Sullivan Chance, a hick picked by a scheming TV producer to be the star of a new reality show (Roaring Forties Press, November 2014). READ MORE

Full Speed Ahead! How Fast Things Go

Written by Cruschiform
Did you know a tornado travels faster than a racecar? The vintage-style illustrations by Cruschiform directly compare the speeds of animals, modes of transport and forces of nature in a clear and visually-striking album format for children (Abrams & Chronicle Books, November 2014). READ MORE

Birth of a Bridge

Written by Maylis de Kerangal; Jessica Moore (Translator)
From one of the most exciting novelists writing in France today, comes Birth of a Bridge, the story of a handful of men and women of various backgrounds and classes, who assemble around the construction of a giant suspension bridge in Coca, a fictional city somewhere in a mythical and fantastic California. READ MORE

Promises to Keep - A Novel

Written by Patricia Sands
The second book of "Love In Provence" series has just come out! Falling in love with the south of France was no surprise to Katherine. Choosing to walk away from her past and start over was completely unexpected. A new country, a new lover, and the promise of a bright future beginning in mid-life … who knew? It was all so perfect, until it wasn’t. READ MORE

Limonov

Written by Emmanuel Carrère; John Lambert (Translator)
Limonov is a thrilling page-turner that also happens to be the biography of one of Russia’s most controversial figures. READ MORE

I Remember Beirut

Written by Zeina Abirached (Author and Illustrator)
The author of the award-winning graphic novel A Game for Swallows, returns with a powerful collection of wartime memories: a striking black-and-white artwork, which recalls the details of ordinary life inside a war zone (published by Graphic Universe, October 2014). READ MORE

Breathless: An American Girl in Paris

Written by Nancy K. Miller
The stunning coming-of-age tale of a young American woman in the Paris of the 60's (Seal Press, November 2013). READ MORE

Letter to Jimmy

Written by Alain Mabanckou; Sara Meli Ansari (Translator)
A celebration of James Baldwin published on the Twentieth Anniversary of his death (published by Soft Skull Press, December 9th, 2014) READ MORE

Edible French: Tasty Expressions And Cultural Bites

Written by Clotilde Dusoulier, Mélina Josserand
French culinary author Clotile Dusoulier's new book, Edible French: Tasty Expressions and Cultural Bites, will be released on October 7th. Bon appétit! READ MORE

Lights of Madness: In Search of Joan of Arc

Written by Preston Russel
Lights of Madness: In Search of Joan of Arc, by Preston Russel READ MORE

In My Heart

Written by Jo Witek; Illus. Christine Roussey
In My Heart is a charming children's book that illustrates feelings in words and pictures. READ MORE

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