On Writing

RECENT DISCOVERIES IN FICTION---------HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

June 14, 2017

Moshin Hamid, Exit West, novel
Maud Casey, The Man Who Walked Away, novel
Jeremy Gavron, Felix Culpa, novel
John Le Carré, A Perfect Spy, novel
Dominic Smith, The Last Painting of Sara de Vos, novel
Jenny Erpenbeck, Go, Went, Gone, novel
Cara Hoffman, Running, novel
Marisa Silver, Little Nothing, Mary Coin, novels
Magda Szabo, The Door, novel
Suzanne Joinson, The Photographer's Wife, A Lady Cyclist's Guide to Kashgar, novels
Anthony Doerr, All The Light We Cannot See, novel
Lucy Wood, Weathering, novel
Leonard Gardner, Fat City, novel
Justin Cartwright, Other People's Money, novel
Michael Parker, All I Have In This World, novel
Elizabeth Gilbert, The Signature of All Things, novel
Aharon Appelfeld, Suddenly, Love, novel
Kenneth Koch, The Year of Living Dangerously, novel
David Bezmozgis, The Betrayers, novel, Natasha and Other Stories
Jim Shepard, The Book of Aron, novel
Marilynne Robinson, Lila, novel
Helen Humphreys, The Evening Chorus, The Lost Garden, novels
Elena Ferrante, My Brilliant Friend, The Days of Abandonment, novels
Liam Callanan, Listen, stories
Jenny Offill. Department of Speculation, novel
Nathan Poole, Father, Brother, Keeper, stories
Eleanor Catton, The Luminaries, novel
David Haynes, A Star In the Face of the Sky
Ian McEwan, Black Dogs, novella
Paul Harding, Tinkers, novel
Pat Barker, Border Crossing, novel
Alice Mattison, In Case We're Separated, linked stories
John Gahern, Amongst Women, novel
Jane Gardam, Old Filth, The Man In The Wooden Hat, Faith Fox, Flight of the Maidens, novels
Margot Livesey, The Flight of Gemma Hardy, novel
Carol Birch, Jamrach's Menagerie, novel
Lan Samantha Chang, All is Forgotten, Nothing is Lost, novel
Elizabeth Tallent, Time With Children, story collection
Pat Barker, Another World, novel
Pat Barker, Regeneration, novel
Michael Cunningham, By Nightfall, novel, Speciman Days, linked novellas
Liam Callanan, Cloud Atlas, novel
Michael Parker, The Watery Part of the World, novel
Kathyrn Harrison, The Seal Wife, novel
Eric Ambler, The Light of Day, novel
Shirley Hazzard, 3 novels: The Transit of Venus, The Great Fire, The Bay of Noon

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