Natalia's Autumn Picks 2018

Mezze recipes, names of flowers in Latin, Wes Anderson films and new fiction in translation are some of my Autumn picks to help me overcome the lack of sunshine.

The Naked Woman

Armonia Somers, translated by Kit Maude, afterword by Elena Chavez Goycochea

From the publisher:

A woman’s feminist awakening drives a hypocritical village to madness in rural Uruguay.

The Oblique Place

Caterina Pascual Soderbaum, translated by Frank Perry

From the publisher:

The Oblique Place is an exceptional literary journey, an achingly beautiful fusion of memories and history unlike any other.


Barbara Kingsolver

From the publisher:

THE NEW NOVEL FROM ORANGE PRIZE WINNER AND INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER BARBARA KINGSOLVER 2016 Vineland Meet Willa Knox, a woman who stands braced against an upended world that ...

Wes Anderson

Sophie Monks Kaufman and Little White Lies

From the publisher:

The indispensable, illustrated pocket guide to the films of Wes Anderson, from Bottle Rocket to Isle of Dogs. ALSO AVAILABLE: ...