Book Culture on Columbus's Women in Translation Month Display!

August is Women in Translation Month! We've celebrated with a cocktail hour and an author Q&A as well as other events, and Book Culture on Columbus joins in the celebration with a display, featuring some of their favorite books by women writing in a language other than English. See the list of books below, but also be sure to stop in the store to see the display for yourself! 

Not One Day - Anne Garreta

A Breath of Life - Clarice Lispector

The Naked Eye - Yoko Tawada

The Story of My Teeth - Valeria Luiselli

The Man Who Snapped His Fingers - Fariba Hachtroudi

The First Wife - Paulina Chiziane

An Egyptian Novel - Orly Castel-Bloom

The Vegetarian - Han Kang

The Elegance of the Hedgehog - Muriel Barbery

Kristin Lavransdatter - Sigrid Undset

Adua - Igiaba Scego

My Heart Hemmed In - Marie Ndiaye

Knots - Gunnhild Oyehaug

The Fox Was Ever the Hunter - Herta Muller

Of Darkness - Josephine Klougart

The Nakano Thrift Shop - Hiromi Kawakami

Moshi Moshi - Banana Yoshimoto

The End of Days - Jenny Erpenbeck

Before - Carmen Boullosa

Frontier - Can Xue

The Summer Book - Tove Jansson

Inheritance from Mother - Minae Mizumura

The Heart - Maylis De Kerangal

Iza's Ballad - Magda Szabo

A Family Lexicon - Natalia Ginzburg

The Attempt - Magdalena Platzova

The Gardens of Consolation - Parisa Reza

A Spare Life - Lidija Dimkovska

Seeing People Off - Jana Beňová

Not One Day Cover Image
By Anne Garraeta, Emma Ramadan (Translator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781941920541
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Published: Deep Vellum Publishing - May 16th, 2017

A Breath of Life: Pulsations Cover Image
By Clarice Lispector, Johnny Lorenz (Translator), Benjamin Moser (Preface by)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780811219624
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - June 13th, 2012

The Naked Eye Cover Image
By Yoko Tawada, Susan Bernofsky (Translator)
$13.95
ISBN: 9780811217392
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - May 26th, 2009

The Story of My Teeth Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566894098
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Published: Coffee House Press - September 15th, 2015

The Man Who Snapped His Fingers Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781609453060
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Published: Europa Editions - February 16th, 2016

The First Wife: A Tale of Polygamy Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780914671480
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Published: Archipelago Books - August 9th, 2016

An Egyptian Novel Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781943150229
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Published: Dalkey Archive Press - July 21st, 2017

The Vegetarian Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781101906118
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Published: Hogarth Press - August 23rd, 2016

The Elegance of the Hedgehog Cover Image
By Muriel Barbery, Alison Anderson (Translator)
$15.00
ISBN: 9781933372600
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Published: Europa Editions - September 1st, 2008

Kristin Lavransdatter: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
By Sigrid Undset, Tiina Nunnally (Translator), Tiina Nunnally (Notes by)
$28.00
ISBN: 9780143039167
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Published: Penguin Books - September 27th, 2005

Adua Cover Image
By Igiaba Scego, Jamie Richards (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781939931450
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Published: New Vessel Press - June 13th, 2017

My Heart Hemmed in Cover Image
By Marie Ndiaye, Jordan Stump (Translator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781931883627
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Published: Two Lines Press - July 11th, 2017

Knots: Stories Cover Image
By Gunnhild Oyehaug, Kari Dickson (Translator)
$22.00
ISBN: 9780374181673
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - July 11th, 2017

The Fox Was Ever the Hunter Cover Image
By Herta Muller, Philip Boehm (Translator)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250094612
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Published: Picador USA - May 2nd, 2017

Of Darkness Cover Image
By Josefine Klougart, Martin Aitken (Translator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781941920503
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Published: Deep Vellum Publishing - February 7th, 2017

The Nakano Thrift Shop Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781609453992
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Published: Europa Editions - June 6th, 2017

Moshi Moshi Cover Image
By Banana Yoshimoto, Asa Yoneda (Translator)
$25.00
ISBN: 9781619027862
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - December 13th, 2016

The End of Days Cover Image
By Jenny Erpenbeck, Susan Bernofsky (Translator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780811225137
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - February 8th, 2016

Before Cover Image
By Carmen Boullosa, Peter Bush (Translator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781941920282
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Published: Deep Vellum Publishing - August 2nd, 2016

Frontier Cover Image
By Canxue, Karen Gernant (Translator), Zeping Chen
$16.95
ISBN: 9781940953540
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Published: Open Letter Books - March 14th, 2017

The Summer Book Cover Image
By Tove Jansson, Kathryn Davis (Introduction by), Thomas Teal (Translator)
$14.00
ISBN: 9781590172681
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Published: New York Review of Books - May 20th, 2008

Inheritance from Mother Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781590517826
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Published: Other Press (NY) - May 2nd, 2017

The Heart Cover Image
By Maylis De Kerangal, Sam Taylor (Translator)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250117915
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Published: Picador USA - February 14th, 2017

Iza's Ballad Cover Image
By Magda Szabo, George Szirtes (Introduction by), George Szirtes (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781681370347
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Published: New York Review of Books - October 18th, 2016

Family Lexicon Cover Image
By Natalia Ginzburg, Jenny McPhee (Translator), Peg Boyers (Afterword by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781590178386
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Published: New York Review of Books - April 25th, 2017

The Attempt Cover Image
By Magdalena Platzova, Alex Zucker (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781942658085
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Published: Bellevue Literary Press - May 10th, 2016

The Gardens of Consolation Cover Image
By Parisa Reza, Adriana Hunter (Translator)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781609453503
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Published: Europa Editions - December 6th, 2016

A Spare Life Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781931883559
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Published: Two Lines Press - October 11th, 2016

Seeing People Off Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781937512590
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Published: Two Dollar Radio - May 16th, 2017