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This ambitious refugee/LGBTQ+ tale rewards patient readers.

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Lean Your Loneliness Slowly Against Mine: A Novel

By Klara Hveberg; translated by Alison McCullough

A challenging, complex story of mathematics and misery.

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This cautionary tale about the horror and hypocrisy of eugenics is based on real-life events.

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V2

By Robert Harris

A smart, character-driven tale about the lies German rocket scientists once told themselves.

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A Black family weathers its matriarch’s identity disorder in this mesmerizing debut.

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A Long Way from Douala: A Novel

By Max Lobe; translated by Ros Schwartz

Buckle up for a wild, rowdy road trip through Cameroon.

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To Be a Man

By Nicole Krauss

This immersive collection brilliantly considers the raw material of the world.

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The Pastor

By Hanne Ørstavik; translated by Martin Aitken

A quietly potent tale about the power (and limits) of words.