“Battersby offers us an entertaining ride with an extraordinary narrator who is both eagle-eyed onlooker and the main act.” You can read the full article here.
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“. . . while reading it, one can’t shake the feeling of a gifted writer intent on seeing what he can get away with and then fudging in a plot around the fun parts. Which isn’t to say that the novel’s Read on! →
“Bodies of Summer is a worthwhile and considerate take on the failure of technology to liberate us. A relevant and thoughtful debut from the up-and-coming Latin American author.” Read the full review online at The Irish Times.
On January 18, Full Stop (www.full-stop.net) launched the first issue of the Full Stop Reviews Supplement, which includes prior reviews of Dalkey titles JOHANNE, JOHANNE by Lars Sidenius and RINA by Kang Young-Sook. From Full Stop: The Supplement is meant to serve Read on! →
SLIPPING [STARRED REVIEW!] Author: John Toomey Review Issue Date: February 1, 2017Online Publish Date: January 23, 2017Publisher:Dalkey Archive Pages: 150 Price ( Paperback ): $15.00 Publication Date: March 24, 2017ISBN ( Paperback ): 978-1-62897-171-2 Category: Fiction The Rashomon effect is at work in this anatomy of a Read on! →
Six of Dalkey Archive’s 2016 titles were included in World Literature Today’s list of notable translations for the year. Gabriela Adameșteanu, The Encounter, trans. Alistair Ian Blyth Zsuzsanna Gahse, Volatile Texts: Us Two, trans. Chenxin Jiang Jung Young-moon, A Contrived Read on! →
The Family Interrupted, by Elloy Uroz, has been included as a recommended title in the 2016 Holiday Reading List from the Kenyon Review. See the entire list of recommendations here. The Family Interrupted is available for purchase.
“Fuentes playfully spins out his revolutionary tale — with a wild abandon that can make it, at times, difficult to follow, different characters and side-tales … Yet the center does hold.” “Turbid Rivers is full of melodrama, but also surprisingly cheerful. Read on! →
Take Bram Stoker’s Dracula and place it within the context of the last days of Soviet-ruled Estonia, and you get Mati Unt’s Diary of a Blood Donor. Read more and see the full list at The Culture Trip. Diary of Read on! →