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A Simple Heart

One single noise reached her ears now, the voice of the parrot. With an attention to the details...

The Lemoine Affair

Their friend Marcel Proust had killed himself after the fall in diamond shares, a collapse that...

Syrian Notebooks: Inside the Homs Uprising
Verso Books (2015)

A blistering firsthand account of the conflict in Homs by the internationally acclaimed author of ...

Street of Thieves
Open Letter (2014)

Finalist for the Prix Goncourt, Mathias Enard's coming-of-age novel takes place against the Arab...

Year of the Drought

"It was the month of June, in the year 1976. I was thirteen. It was the start of the summer...

The Fata Morgana Books

The Prix Goncourtwinning author of the scandalous The Kindly Ones returns with four new novellas...

American Vertigo: Traveling America in the Footsteps of Tocqueville

American Vertigo

Traveling America in the Footsteps of Tocqueville

What does it mean to be an American, and what can America be today? To answer these questions,...

The Horla

Our woe is upon us. This chilling tale of one man’s descent into madness was published shortly...

After Fukushima: The Equivalence of Catastrophes

After Fukushima

The Equivalence of Catastrophes


In an era of catastrophes natural and man-made, a great French philosopher ponders human...

The Fall of Sleep

Philosophers have largely ignored sleep, treating it as a useless negativity, mere repose for the...