• Stay With Me

    Stay With Me

    Adebayo, Ayobami

    A couple struggles with fertility - and fidelity - as Nigeria falls apart around them. (Nigeria)

    Format: Book - 2017 First American edition

    Holds: 5 on 35 copies

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  • Selection Day: A Novel

    Selection Day: A Novel

    Adiga, Aravind

    A satirical novel set in Mumbai, where Indian boys from the slums find themselves hot commodities because of their potential as cricket players. (India)

    Format: Book - 2017 First Scribner hardcover edition

    Holds: 1 on 9 copies

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  • Beartown: A Novel

    Beartown: A Novel

    Backman, Fredrik

    In Beartown, where the people are as "tough as the forest, as hard as the ice," the star player on the beloved hockey team is accused of rape, and the town turns upon itself. (Sweden)

    Format: Book - 2017 First Atria Books hardcover edition

    Holds: 6 on 27 copies

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  • Frontier

    Frontier

    Canxue

    Strange things are out on the fringes of town in this surreal, fantastic coming-of-age novel blending Eastern and Western beliefs. (China)

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition

    Holds: 1 on 4 copies

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  • Slave Old Man

    Slave Old Man

    Chamoiseau, Patrick

    The gripping story of an escaped slave in Martinique and the killer hound that pursues him. (Martinique)

    Format: Book - 2017

    Holds: 2 on 6 copies

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  • A Horse Walks Into A Bar

    A Horse Walks Into A Bar

    Grossman, David

    During a standup performance an Israeli comedian past his prime conveys, with semi-questionable humor, anecdotes from his violence-stricken youth, while a judge in the audience wrestles with his part in the comedian's losses. (Israel)

    Format: Book - 2017 First United States edition

    Holds: 4 on 22 copies

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  • The Dry

    The Dry

    Harper, Jane

    A mystery that starts with a sad homecoming quickly turns into a nail-biting thriller about family, friends, and forensic accounting. (Australia)

    Format: Book - 2017 First U.S. edition

    Holds: 15 on 41 copies

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  • Affections

    Affections

    Hasbún, Rodrigo

    A German family heads to Bolivia after World War II, sparking decades of internal strife amid political revolution. (Bolivia)

    Format: Book - 2017 First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition

    Holds: 0 on 5 copies

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  • War and Turpentine

    War and Turpentine

    Hertmans, Stefan

    Flemish author Hertmans' latest offers a grandson's often haunting reconstruction of his grandfather's life -– his life, loves, and art, all disrupted by the first World War. (Belgium)

    Format: Book - 2016 First American edition

    Holds: 2 on 10 copies

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  • Umami

    Umami

    Jufresa, Laia

    Ana, a precocious 12-year-old living in the heart of Mexico City, decides to plant a milpa in her backyard, prompting her neighbors to dig into their own pasts, unearthing secrets and questions. (Mexico)

    Format: Book - 2016

    Holds: 1 on 5 copies

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