Restless Books Fall 2017 Catalog
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By Ricardo Piglia
Introduction by Ilan Stavans
Translated from the Spanish by Robert Croll
The highly anticipated, autobiographical life’s work from the visionary Argentine novelist who brought Latin American letters out from Borges’s shadow and into the postmodern era bookended by Roberto Bolaño and David Foster Wallace.
Paperback • List Price: $21.99 • ISBN: 9781632061621 • Publication: 11/7/17 • 6” x 9” • 496 pages • Fiction—Autofiction / Latin American • Territory: World English • eBook ISBN: 9781632061638
Translated from the French by Allison Charette
The first novel from Madagascar ever to be translated into English, Naivo’s magisterial Beyond the Rice Fields delves into the upheavals of the nation’s past as it confronted Christianity and modernity, through the twin narratives of a slave and his master’s daughter.
Paperback List Price: $19.99 • ISBN: 9781632061317 • Publication: 10/3/17 • 5.5” x 8.25” • 400 pages • Fiction—Historical / Africa • Territory: World English • eBook ISBN: 9781632061324
By Juan Villoro
Translated from the Spanish by Lawrence Schimel
Over one million copies in sold in the Spanish edition
In the tradition of The Neverending Story, Mexican master Juan Villoro’s The Wild Book is a wondrous adventure story of a boy who goes to live in a magical library where books have supernatural powers.
Hardcover List Price: $17.99 • ISBN: 9781632061478 • Publication: 10/17/2017 • 5.5” x 8.25” • 240 pages • Middle Grade Fiction—Books & Libraries • Ages: 10–14 • Territory: World English • eBook ISBN: 9781632061485
By Ana Simo
In a word-drunk romp through an alternate, preapocalyptic America, Cuban-American debut author Ana Simo’s Heartland turns the classic murder mystery on its head with the story of a thwarted author’s elaborate revenge on the woman who stole her lover, blending elements of telenovela, lesbian pulp noir, and sci-fi dystopia.
Paperback List Price: $16.99 • ISBN: 9781632061508 • Publication: 1/16/2018 • 5.5” x 8.25” • 240 pages • Fiction—Lesbian Pulp Noir • Territory: World all Languages • eBook ISBN: 9781632061515