László Krasznahorkai's newest collection of stories is yet another ode in his ongoing courtship of oblivion.
In Peter Stamm's latest novel, a loving husband takes a walk from which it seems he never returns.
Irish writer Claire Louise Bennett's idiosyncratic "Pond" is a small masterpiece of cranky solitude.
Gunnhild Øyehaug's stories, first published in 2004, take the idea of entanglement to unsettling extremes.
Fleur Jaeggy's latest book is a stunning collection of short stories in which the living exist to seek exit.
Osama Alomar's latest collection of stories in miniature prove his worth as a Mideast magical realist.
Haruki Murakami again revels in tales of mysterious woman (and sad men) in his latest story collection.
Pajtim Statovci's novel of personal and family displacement (and odd pets) is a shining debut.
China Miéville reinvents postwar Paris in a clever but stilted homage to Surrealism.
In her latest novel, Rachel Cusk can't enough of playing disappointment's biographer.
Anuk Arudpragasam's debut is a superior work of fiction and poised rendering of unimaginable sadness.