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Historical Fiction

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    Yeng Pway Ngon

    Unrest

    $28.00

    Translated by Jeremy Tiang When the fervour of revolution is gone, what remains? Four leftist teenagers in 1950s Malaya dedicate themselves to over...

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    Yeng Pway Ngon

    Costume

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    Translated by Jeremy Tiang In the 1910s, thirteen-year-old Leong Ping Hung comes to Singapore from China to seek his fortune. Decades later, he is ...

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    Shūsaku Endō

    Silence

    $22.00

    Translated by William Johnston Beneath the light of the candle I am sitting with my hands on my knees, staring in front of me. And I keep turning o...

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    Emmanuel Carrère

    The Kingdom

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    translated by John Lambert The sensational international bestseller from one of France's most fêted writers--an epic novel telling the story of Chr...

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  • Intizar Husain

    Basti

    $27.00

    translated by Frances W. Pritchett Basti is a beautifully written reckoning with the tragic history of Pakistan. Basti means settlement, a common p...

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  • Simonetta Agnello Hornby

    The Nun

    $28.90

    translated by Antony Shugaar August 15, 1839. Messina, Italy. In the home of Marshall don Peppino Padellani di Opiri, preparations for the feast of...

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    Maryse Conde

    Segu

    $22.00

    translated by Barbara Bray It is 1797 and the African kingdom of Segu, born of blood and violence, is at the height of its power. Yet Dousika Traor...

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