Best New Fiction is a monthly segment dedicated to highlighting the most interesting and noteworthy releases that will be published over the next thirty days.
According to the Visual Guide to Translated Fiction there are 41 new works being published in February. If you want to check out the full list go here, and then click on February. I can’t possibly talk about all 41 in one sitting, but as always I’ll spend a bit of time below taking a closer look at the titles that I’m most looking forward to getting lost in over the next 28 days.
Anyone who reads this site knows one thing: around here we love translated literature. Whether it’s our Typographical Translation Preview highlighting the best books that you need to get your hands on, our (now) monthly New in Translation series showcasing the latest in translated fiction, our shelves dedicated to calling attention to reviews of translated literature, or the Typographical Translation Award, where you get to tell us what the best translation of the year was—we’re always looking for new ways to publicize the amazing wealth of world literature out there just waiting to be enjoyed. Today, we’re excited to introduce our latest effort to promote the awareness and discovery of translated fiction: The 2015 Visual Guide to Translated Fiction.
New in Translation is a weekly segment that aims to bring attention to the latest releases in world literature. From the largest presses to the smallest independent publishers, if it’s a piece of translated literature, we’ve got you covered. Continue Reading