The Man Who Thought He Was Napoleon

Written by Laure Murat; Deke Dusinberre (Translator)
A fascinating history of psychiatry—but of a wholly new sort— which offers the first sustained analysis of the intertwined discourses of madness, psychiatry, history, and political theory (The University of Chicago Press, September 2014). 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

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

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

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

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

What's These Worlds Coming To?

Written by Jean-Luc Nancy & Aurélien Barrau; Flor Méchain & Travis Holloway (Translators)
Our contemporary challenge, according to Jean-Luc Nancy and Aurelien Barrau, is that a new world has stolen up on us. We no longer live in a world, but in worlds. Together, Barrau, an astrophysicist, and Nancy, a distinguished philosophy professor, argue that contemporary thought has shifted from deconstruction to what they carefully call the struction of dis-order. READ MORE

How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are

Written by Sophie Mas, Anne Berest, Caroline de Maigret, Audrey Diwan
From four stunning and accomplished French women -- at last -- a fresh and spirited take on what it really means to be a Parisienne: how they dress, entertain, have fun and attempt to behave themselves. READ MORE

Selected Plays of Alphonse Allais

Written by Alphonse Allais & translated by Doug Skinner
This long awaited collection of rare theatrical texts includes original translations—never before published in English—of ten monologues, three one-act plays, and twelve shorter dialogues. READ MORE

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