Disoriental Shortlisted for the Warwick Prize for Women in Translation
Négar Djavadi's Disoriental has been shortlisted for the Warwick Prize for Women in Translation 2019.
Theory of Bastards is the winner of the 2019 Philip k. Dick Award
Audrey Schulman's Theory of Bastards is the winner of the 2019 Philip K. Dick Award! The award is presented annually for distinguished science fiction published in paperback in the United States, and is sponsored by the Philadelphia Science Fiction Society.
«For explorers of the world»
Announcing THE PASSENGER
Europa Editions and Iperborea will co-publish THE PASSENGER, one of the most successful publishing projects in recent years, dedicated to telling the story of a country or city and its people.
Europa Editions is dedicated to bridging cultural divides by introducing fresh international voices into the American and British marketplaces. Explore our diverse catalogue by region and take in what the world has to offer.
Although the page facing the title of Azar’s first novel to be translated into English clearly states, “Translated from the Farsi,” the linguistic enabler remains anonymous; the publisher’s official line is, “the translator of this book has asked not to be named out...
— Booklist, Nov 15 2019
“This engrossing, beautifully written book about finding a way forward is not just a remarkable document but an inspiration to others in quite different plights. Nothing else has touched me in quite the same way this year.”
— Evening Standard, Nov 14 2019
“The irruption of naked violence isolates a person from the world and it isolate others from the person who is subjected to it in any case it isolated me…” Disturbance is Philippe Lançon’s powerful memoir of the long road to healing after being caught up in the...
— NB Magazine, Nov 13 2019
"A gripping, deeply moving coming-of-age novel; immensely readable, beautifully written, and highly recommended." In this slim novel by award-winning Italian author Di Pietrantonio, her first translated into English, a 13-year-old girl raised by distant relatives as their...
— Kirkus Review, Nov 13 2019
“(...) The second book is Disturbance: Surviving Charlie Hebdo (Europa Editions) by Philippe Lançon, who survived, with life-changing injuries, the infamous massacre on 7 January 2015. This is not a book about such politics, but about “recovery” – if such a thing...
— The New Statesman, Nov 12 2019
A Girl Returned is a thought provoking and sensitive book. It is also beautifully translated by Ann Goldstein (Elena Ferrante’s translator…). A 13 year old (nameless) girl is suddenly uprooted from her house and family on the coast and transported to a poor village...
— Trip Fiction, Nov 12 2019
The premise of this book is that Michel de Montaigne’s wisdom can help us live well by helping us understand what is most important in life. In short chapters written over a summer, Antoine Compagnon takes us through some of Montaigne’s most important ideas and offers an...
— Bookriot, Nov 11 2019
“Lançon’s memoir, subtly translated by Steven Rendall, gives an uneasy feeling of voyeurism at times, such as when he depicts his surroundings once silence fell on the murder scene — the open skull of his friend lying nearby; the discovery of his own injuries; shreds of...