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  1. Dark Heart of the Night

    Dark Heart of the Night

    Written by Léonora Miano, Translated by Tamsin Black, Written by Editions Plon

    Series French Voices

    UNP - Bison Original

    What is Africa’s own “heart of darkness”? It is what confronts Ayané when, after three years abroad, she returns to the Central African village of her birth. Now an “outsider” with foreign ways distrusted by her fellow... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2010
    Paperback / £15.99
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  2. Cruel Tales from the Thirteenth Floor
    In sixteen ferocious short stories French author Luc Lang encapsulates the brutality of everyday life. Each tale is an admixture of tragedy, comedy, ridicule, and pain. Compassion lurks somewhere, perhaps, but pity is conspicuous... Learn More
    Published: 1st August 2015
    Paperback / £14.99
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  3. Savage Seasons

    Savage Seasons

    Translated by Jeanine Herman, Written by Kettly Mars, Afterword by Madison Smartt Bell

    Series French Voices

    UNP - Nebraska

    Port-au-Prince, the 1960s: Baby Doc Duvalier and his militia are systematically eliminating opponents to the regime. Daniel Leroy, editor in chief of the opposition newspaper, has just been arrested. To find out what has become... Learn More
    Published: 1st July 2015
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  4. The Wound

    The Wound

    Translated by David Ball and Nicole Ball, Written by Laurent Mauvignier, Foreword by Nick Flynn

    Series French Voices

    UNP - Nebraska

    “Where is your wound?” asks Jean Genet in the lines Laurent Mauvignier uses as an epigraph to The Wound. By the time we have finished this four-part novel, we realize that for many the wound lies four decades back in “the... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2015
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  5. Cousin K

    Cousin K

    Written by Yasmina Khadra, Translated by Donald Nicholson-Smith and Alyson Waters, Afterword by Robert Polito

    Series French Voices

    UNP - Nebraska Paperback

    “Such was the battle that raged between Cousin K and me: good done badly; evil done well.” And such is the twisted logic of good and bad, right and wrong, knitted into this novella by one of the most powerful voices to emerge... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2013
    Paperback / £12.99
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  6. Coda

    Coda

    A Novel

    Written by René Belletto, Translated by Alyson Waters

    Series French Voices

    UNP - Bison Original

    “It is to me that we owe our immortality, and this is the story that proves it beyond all doubt.” With this sentence René Belletto begins a novel that compresses every genre he has worked in—thriller, science fiction, experimental... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2011
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  7. Things Seen

    Things Seen

    Written by Annie Ernaux, Translated by Jonathan Kaplansky, Foreword by Brian Evenson

    Series French Voices

    UNP - Nebraska

    “Annie Ernaux’s work,” wrote Richard Bernstein in the New York Times, “represents a severely pared-down Proustianism, a testament to the persistent, haunting and melancholy quality of memory.” In the New York Times Book... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2010
    Hardback / £27.99
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  8. Things Seen

    Things Seen

    Written by Annie Ernaux, Translated by Jonathan Kaplansky, Foreword by Brian Evenson

    Series French Voices

    UNP - Bison Original

    “Annie Ernaux’s work,” wrote Richard Bernstein in the New York Times, “represents a severely pared-down Proustianism, a testament to the persistent, haunting and melancholy quality of memory.” In the New York Times Book... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2010
    Paperback / £13.99
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  9. Children of Heroes

    Children of Heroes

    Written by Lyonel Trouillot, Translated by Linda Coverdale

    Series French Voices

    UNP - Nebraska

    Their father’s favorite saying, between drinks and blows, was, “Life holds only bad surprises, and the last one will be death.” And now, Colin observes of the man sprawled under all the broken furniture, their father was... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2008
    Paperback / £17.99
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