Mother of Strangers: A Novel

An earnest, deeply flawed story of Palestinian suffering.

Mercury Pictures Presents: A Novel

Its uncharacteristic antic tenor aside, the author’s prose still breaks hearts with the lightest touch.

The Crimson Thread: A Novel

A riveting tale of courage, love, and betrayal in Crete during WWII.

Take My Hand: A Novel

By Dolen Perkins-Valdez

Take My Hand: A Novel

A compelling, fictional look at the sordid history of reproductive politics.

Finding Napoleon

By Margaret Rodenberg

Finding Napoleon

The deposed French ruler writes a new chapter while exiled on St. Helena.

The Elephant of Belfast

By S. Kirk Walsh

The Elephant of Belfast

A zookeeper in wartime Northern Ireland attempts to protect her charges.

The Slaughterman’s Daughter

By Yaniv Iczkovits; translated by Orr Scharf

The Slaughterman’s Daughter

A fable-like tale of a Jewish woman who dared to defy an entire empire.