Summer 2018 Catalog
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By Gabriela Wiener
Translated from the Spanish by Lucy Greaves and Jennifer Adcock
“No other writer in the Spanish-speaking world is as fiercely independent and thoroughly irreverent as Gabriela Wiener. Constantly testing the limits of genre and gender, Wiener’s work … has bravely unveiled truths some may prefer remain concealed about a range of topics, from the daily life of polymorphous desire to the tiring labor of maternity.”
—Cristina Rivera Garza, author of The Iliac Crest
Paperback List Price: $17.99 ISBN: 9781632061591 • Publication: 5/29/2018 • 5.5" x 8.25" • 240 pages • Personal Essays: Sex / Latino Culture • Territory: World English • eBook ISBN: 9781632061607
By Silvana Gandolfi
Translated from the Italian by Lynne Sharon Schwartz
From one of Italy’s favorite authors of young adult literature comes a gripping, true-to-life thriller of a Sicilian boy’s fight to survive after his family is torn apart by the Mafia.
Paperback List Price: $15.99 • ISBN: 9781632061652 • Publication: 6/12/18 • 5.5” x 8.25” • 288 pages • Young Adult Fiction—Thriller / Mafia • Ages: 12 - 18 • Territory: World English • eBook ISBN: 9781632061669
By Anton Chekhov
Introduction by Boris Fishman
Translated from the Russian by Constance Garnett, Ilan Stavans, and Alexander Gurvets
Illustrations by Matt McCann
The Restless Classics edition of Chekhov: Stories for Our Time presents a must-have collection by the great Russian author who captured humanity in all its complexity, and reintroduces Chekhov as a funny, playful, deeply human, and thoroughly modern writer.
Paperback List Price: $22.99 • ISBN: 9781632061805 • Publication: 7/24/2018 • 5.5” x 8.25” • 384 pages • Classics: Russian Literature / Short Stories • Territory: World • eBook ISBN: 9781632061812
By Emiliano Monge
Translated from the Spanish by Thomas Bunstead
Described as “a literary atomic bomb” (Luisán Gámez), Mexican literary star Emiliano Monge’s English-language debut is the Latin American incarnation of Cormac McCarthy: an artistically daring, gorgeously wrought, and eviscerating novel of biblical violence as told through the story of a man “who, though he did not know it, was the era in which he lived.”
Paperback list price: $16.99 • ISBN: 9781632061348 • Publication: 8/14/2018 • 5" x 7.125" • 224 Pages • Fiction: Literary / Mexican • Territory: World English • eBook ISBN: 9781632061355
Translated from the Spanish by David Frye
Set a course for intercourse in this raucous space opera from Yoss, “Cuba's premiere science-fiction writer” (VICE), where humans explore the limits of the Milky Way—and their libidos.
Paperback list price: $16.99 • ISBN: 9781632061867 • Publication: 7/10/2018 • 5.5" x 8.25" • 208 pages • Science Fiction: Cuba/Comedic/Space Opera • Territory: World