Category: Literature - international

Emily, Alone

Viking Press | March 17, 2011 | 255 pages
A sequel to the best-selling Wish You Were Here finds newly independent widow Emily Maxwell dreaming of visits by grandchildren and mourning changes in her quiet Pittsburgh neighborhood before realizing an inner strength to pursue developing opportunities.  More Info

Burn this book

Harper | May 12, 2009 | 118 pages
Presents a collection of essays from a variety of authors, including John Updike, Russell Banks, and Salman Rushdie, on censorship and the power of literature on society.  More Info

The African trilogy

Everyman's Library | January 5, 2010 | 513 pages
Collects three of the author's novels, all inspired by the tragedies faced by the Igbo people during the European colonization of Africa.  More Info