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2020

January: Darkness at Noon by Arthur Koestler (1945)
February: Hot Milk by Deborah Levy (240 pp.) (2016)
March: Berlin Alexanderplatz by Alfred Doblin (480 pp.) (1929)
April: Berlin Alexanderplatz by Alfred Doblin (480 pp.) (1929)
May: Transit by Anna Seghers
June: The Unwomanly Face of War by Svetlana Alexievich
July: A Journal of the Plague Year by Daniel Defoe
August: Year of Wonders: Novel of the Plague by Geraldine Brooks
September: Last Man in Tower by Aravind Adiga (480 pp)
October: The Shadow King by Maaza Mengiste (448 pp)
November: A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende (336 pp.)
December Kintu by Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi (446 pp.)

2021

January: Kintu by Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi (446 pp.)
February: A Whole Life by Robert Seethaler
March: The Tunnel by A. B. Yehoshua
April: The Discomfort of Evening by Marieke Lucas Rijnvald
May: Dust by Yvonne Alhiambo Owuor

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Free: A Child and a Country at the End of History by Lea Ypi

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"Utterly engrossing . . . Ypi's memoir is brilliantly observed, politically nuanced and - best of all - funny." ― Stuart Jeffries, Guardian

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Elder Race by Adrian Tchaikovsky

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