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The Empress and the Cake by Linda Stift, translated by Jamie Bulloch

Don’t be fooled by the sugar pink cover and even handed title of this beautifully presented book from Peirene: this not a sweet read and, though part of the fairy tale series, to my mind belongs to the darker of … Continue reading

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Die Liebesgeschichtenerzaehlerin- The teller of love stories- Friedrich Christian Delius

This compelling novel starts in Scheveningen, the seaside resort close to The Hague. Marie von Schabow, a 50 year old emerging writer, who is also a married woman and mother, is spending a few days there carrying out research into … Continue reading

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Launch of World Bookshelf site, celebrating authors in translation!

Last week English PEN, supported by Foyles, launched its new website, celebrating writers in translation. The website presents the many international writers supported by PEN and their translators, so that now, at a click, you can find information about Anthea … Continue reading

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