Tregian's Ground

Written by Anne Cuneo; Roland Glasser and Louise Rogers Lalaurie (translators)
In this Prix des Libraires (Booksellers Prize) winning novel, Anne Cuneo deftly recreates the musician's journey across Renaissance Europe, which sees him befriending Shakespeare, swapping partitions with William Byrd and Monteverdi, and playing in the court of Henri IV of France. An epic, transcontinental choreography in which Europe's monarchs tussle with pretenders to their thrones, and ordinary people steer between allegiances to God, nation, and family. READ MORE

The Travels of Daniel Ascher

Written by Déborah Lévy-Bertherat; Adriana Hunter (translator)
When French archaeology student Hélène discovers a newfound interest in her eccentric great-uncle’s mysterious origins, she commences an investigation that transforms into a darker affair and leads her to ask: How far will one person go to forge a past? READ MORE

Ariol: Where's Petula?

Written by Emmanuel Guibert; Marc Boutavant (Illustrator)
ARiOL is your average everyday donkey. He lives in the suburbs with his mom and dad. His best friend is a pig. He’s in love with a beautiful cow in his class. His teacher is a dog. His gym teacher is a huge rooster. In short, ARiOL is just like you and me! READ MORE


Written by Florence Noiville; Teresa Lavender Fagan (translator)
Attachment explores the obsessive relationship of love, observing both mother and daughter under its magnifying glass. READ MORE

The Arachnean and Other Texts

Written by Fernand Deligny; Drew S. Burk (translator); Catherine Porter (translator);
What is a space perceived outside of language? What is the form of a movement without perspective or goal? How do we engage with a world that is not our own, a world turned upside down yet truly common, where acting cohabitates with our actions and the unknown with our forms of knowledge? READ MORE

33 Days: A Memoir

Written by Léon Werth; Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (Introduction); Austin D. Johnston (Translator)
A rare eyewitness account by an important author of fleeing the Nazis’ march on Paris in 1940, featuring a never-before-published introduction by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. READ MORE

Exquisite Corpse

Written by Pénélope Bagieu; Alexis Siegel (translator)
Zoe isn't exactly the intellectual type, which is why she doesn't recognize world­famous author Thomas Rocher when she stumbles into his apartment... and into his life.Zoe doesn't know Balzac from Batman, but she's going to have to wise up fast... because she's sitting on the literary scandal of the century! READ MORE


Written by Alphonse Allais; Norman Conquest (illustrator and translator)
Originally published in France under the title Un drame bien parisien (1890), this darkly humorous tale is quintessential Allais—a pataphysical text admired by the Surrealists. READ MORE

The Queen’s Caprice

Written by Jean Echenoz; Linda Coverdale (Translator)
"The Queen’s Caprice" — seven new stories presented in English for the first time — reveals Prix Goncourt winner Jean Echenoz at the height of his talents. The author takes us on a journey across radically different places and landscapes. READ MORE

Arab Jazz

Written by Karim Miské | Translated by Sam Gordon | MacLehose Press | April 2016
A ritualistic murder threatens to destabilise the turbulent multicultural melting pot of suburban Paris. READ MORE

The Squadron’s Umbrella

Written by Alphonse Allais; Doug Skinner (Translator and Illustrator)
"The Squadron’s Umbrella" gathers for the first time in English 39 wickedly funny texts by one of the hippest cat to have ever hung his hat at Le Chat Noir in Paris — the humorist Alphonse Allais — who experimented with holorhymes and invented conceptual art. READ MORE

A Roll of the Dice

Written by Stéphane Mallarmé; Jeff Clark and Robert Bononno (Translators)
"A Roll of the Dice" is one of symbolist poet Stéphane Mallarmé’s best-known and most visually complex works. Wave Books presents an edition with refined type and photographs that both honor the original and make it an object of delight. READ MORE


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