Here’s the Releases episode for the first couple of weeks of February, covering some very interesting books.

Here are the books I’m talking about that are coming out in the next couple of weeks (plus one from early January).

The SeaThe Sea, by Blai Bonet
Translated from the Catalan by Maruxa Relaño and Martha Tennant
Dalkey Archive Press
Publication Date: February 3, 2015

See the Dalkey Archive Press publicity page here.

Lies_First_Person-front_web_largeLies, First Person, by Gail Hareven
Translated from the Hebrew by Dalya Bilu
Open Letter Books
Publication Date: February 10, 2015

See the Open Letter Books publicity page here.

My DocumentsMy Documents, by Alejandro Zambra
Translated from the Spanish by Megan McDowell
Publication Date: February 10, 2015

See the McSweeney’s publicity page here.

The LibrarianThe Librarian, by Mikhail Elizarov
Translated from the Russian by Andrew Bromfield
Pushkin Press
Publication Date: February 10, 2015

See the Pushkin Press publicity page here.

The Dark ShipsThe Dark Ships, by Sherko Fatah
Translated from the German by Martin Chalmers
Seagull Books
Publication Date:

See the Seagull Books publicity page here.

The Cold CentreThe Cold Centre, by Inka Parei
Translated from the German by Katy Derbyshire
Seagull Books
Publication Date: February 15, 2015

See the Seagull Book publicity page here.


HoneydewHoneydew, by Edith Pearlman
Little, Brown & Company
Publication Date: January 6, 2015 (already out!)

See the Little, Brown & Company publicity page here.

That’s it for now!

If you have read or read any of these books, please let me know! Send me an email or comment below — I’d love to share your thoughts on future episodes.


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