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  1. Nadirs

    Nadirs

    Written by Herta Muller, Translated by and Afterword by Sieglinde Lug

    Series European Women Writers

    UNP - Nebraska

    Juxtaposing reality and fantasy, nightmares and dark laughter, Nadirs is a collection of largely autobiographical stories based on Herta Müller’s childhood in the Romanian countryside. The individual tales reveal a child’s... Learn More
    Published: 1st September 1999
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  2. Private Property

    Private Property

    Translated by France Grenaudier-Klijn, Written by Paule Constant, Translated by Margot Miller, Introduced by Claudine G. Fisher

    Series European Women Writers

    UNP - Bison Original

    When Tiffany Murano’s parents, French expatriates in Africa, send her to a Catholic boarding school in France, her homeland feels nothing like home. In leaving colonial Africa, she loses the natural world, the people, and the... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2011
    Paperback / £16.99
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  3. The Living

    The Living

    Written by Pascale Kramer, Translated by Tamsin Black

    Series European Women Writers

    UNP - Bison Books

    How, this novel asks, can you imagine the worst when you are young and life is sunny? The answer lies in the telling of The Living, in which a young mother, with her teenage brother, takes her two small children to a deserted... Learn More
    Published: 1st December 2007
    Hardback / £37.00
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  4. Tomboy
    How do you live in Algeria when you grow up speaking French, with a French mother? How do you live in France when you’ve spent your childhood in Algeria with an Algerian father? Tomboy is the story of a girl whose father calls... Learn More
    Published: 1st December 2007
    Paperback / £15.99
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  5. Devil's Dance

    Devil's Dance

    Written by Gisele Pineau, Translated by C. Dickson

    Series European Women Writers

    UNP - Nebraska

    In a sexual frenzy, Mina Montério tries to lose both herself and the phantoms that have haunted her since she left Guadeloupe, but she cannot elude the ghost of her beloved sister Rosalia, who burned to death in a fire Mina escaped.... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2006
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  6. White Spirit

    White Spirit

    Translated by Betsy Wing, Written by Paule Constant

    Series European Women Writers

    UNP - Nebraska

    After answering a classified ad placed by an import-export company looking for energetic young men willing to take on responsibilities for its African branches—no diploma required—Victor finds himself on The Will of God, a... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2006
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  7. The Human Family

    The Human Family

    Stories

    Written by Lou Andreas-Salomé, Translated by and Introduced by Raleigh Whitinger

    Series European Women Writers

    UNP - Nebraska

    The Human Family is the first complete translation of the cycle of ten novellas that Lou Andreas-Salomé (1861–1937) wrote between 1895 and 1898. This collection contributes to the rediscovery of Andreas-Salomé’s significance... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2005
    Paperback / £20.99
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  8. Rosie Carpe

    Rosie Carpe

    Written by Marie NDiaye, Translated by Tamsin Black

    Series European Women Writers

    UNP - Nebraska

    When pregnant Rosie Carpe, her fatherless five-year-old son in tow, arrives in Guadeloupe looking for her elusive brother, Lazare, the world already seems a plenty confusing place. Could the man who comes to meet her, an elegant... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 2004
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  9. Hot Chocolate at Hanselmann's

    Hot Chocolate at Hanselmann's

    Translated by Gregory Conti, Written by Rosetta Loy

    Series European Women Writers

    UNP - Nebraska

    A work of understated elegance and cumulative power, this novel eases readers into a drama unfolding within a Catholic family in Italy on the eve of World War II. As scenes only dimly understood by the child Lorenza are revisited... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2003
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  10. Memoirs of a Courtesan in Nineteenth-Century Paris
    When Céleste Mogador's memoirs were first published in 1854 and again in 1858, they were immediately seized and condemned as immoral and unsuitable for public consumption. For a reader in our more forgiving times, this extraordinary... Learn More
    Published: 1st September 2001
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  11. The Queen's Mirror
    This exciting and comprehensive anthology—the first anthology of German women's fairy tales in English—presents a variety of published and archival fairy tales from 1780 to 1900. These authors of these stories used fairy tales... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2001
    Paperback / £28.99
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  12. The Museum of Useless Efforts
    In The Museum of Useless Efforts Cristina Peri Rossi renders familiar, everyday situations uncanny through lyrical reinterpretations; at the same time, she somehow makes the uncanny appear quite ordinary. Crafting peculiar—and... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2001
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  13. Animal Triste

    Animal Triste

    Written by Monika Maron, Translated by Brigitte Goldstein

    Series European Women Writers

    UNP - Nebraska

    In an autumnal love story of erotic obsession, possessiveness, remembrance, oblivion, and time, an elderly woman dwells upon a failed love affair of some time past, when she was no longer young but not yet old. The narrator relives... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2000
    Paperback / £11.99
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  14. The Life and Adventures of Trobadora Beatrice as Chronicled by Her Minstrel Laura
    Set in the German Democratic Republic of the early 1970s, The Life and Adventures of Trobadora Beatrice—a landmark novel now translated into English for the first time—is a highly entertaining adventure story as well as a... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2000
    Paperback / £24.99
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  15. The Life of High Countess Gritta von Ratsinourhouse
    Appearing for the first time in English, this delightful story of the adventures of twelve young girls will appeal to readers of all ages. Gritta, neglected by her father, is uprooted when her new stepmother insists she enter... Learn More
    Published: 1st August 1999
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