The American: For Italy & the World
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The End of Faith
By Marc Alan Di Martino
A paranoid Salvadoran expat in Mexico City dreams of going him — but conspiracies come first.
American writer Michael Mewshaw generously recalls Gore Vidal and his tumultuous times.
In a novel with autobiographical hues, Norwegian Per Petterson considers friendship and lost time.
Ludmilla Petrushevskaya's brilliant stories eviscerate families seeking Communist-era roofs.
Aleksandar Hemon's poignant memoir falters when family tragedy becomes its focus.