Books Reviewed

Every Human Love: Stories by Joanna Pearson

Asymmetry by Adam Zagajewski

Horsemen of the Sands by Leonid Yuzefovich

Toddler Hunting and Other Stories by Taeko Kono

Philip Larkin: Letters Home 1936–1977, ed. James Booth by Philip Larkin

Only as the Day Is Long: New and Selected Poems by Dorianne Laux

Monument: Poems New and Selected by Natasha Trethewey

Outsiders: Five Women Writers Who Changed the World by Lyndall Gordon

Essex Clay by Andrew Motion

Love Is Blind by William Boyd

The Frolic of the Beasts by Yukio Mishima

Rock, Paper, Scissors and Other Stories by Maxim Osipov

Robert Graves: From Great War Poet to Good-bye to All That (1895-1929) by Jean Moorcroft Wilson

A Change of Time by Ida Jessen

Gingerbread by Helen Oyeyemi

Dickinson’s Nerves, Frost’s Woods: Poetry in the Shadow of the Past by William Logan

Women Talking by Miriam Toews

Felicity by Mary Oliver

The Club: Johnson, Boswell, and the Friends Who Shaped an Age by Leo Damrosch

Four Soldiers by Hubert Mingarelli

The Traitor’s Niche by Ismail Kadare

Like by A. E. Stallings

So Far So Good by Ursula K. LeGuin

How to Be Free: An Ancient Guide to the Stoic Life by Epictetus

EEG by Daša Drndić

Tell Them of Battles, Kings, and Elephants by Mathias Énard

Omer Pasha Latas: Marshal to the Sultan by Ivo Andrić

Diderot and the Art of Thinking Freely by Andrew S. Curran

Peaches Goes It Alone by Frederick Seidel

Nakedness Is My End: Poems from the Greek Anthology by Edmund Keeley (ed. and trans.)

Baby, I Don’t Care by Chelsey Minnis

Life in Culture: Selected Letters of Lionel Trilling, ed. by Adam Kirsch by Lionel Trilling

A Sleepwalk on the Severn by Alice Oswald

The Animal Gazer by Edgardo Franzosini

The Works of James Agee, Volume 5: Complete Film Criticism: Reviews, Essays, and Manuscripts, ed. by Charles Maland by James Agee

The Evolution of Beauty by Richard O. Prum

Circe by Madeline Miller

The Occasional Virgin by Hanan al-Shaykh

The Letters of Sylvia Plath, Volume 2: 1956–1963, ed. by Peter K. Steinberg and Karen V. Kukil by Sylvia Plath

Future Perfect by Charles Martin

Florida by Lauren Groff

Mirror, Shoulder, Signal by Dorothe Nors

American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin by Terrance Hayes

Human Hours by Catherine Barnett

Your Duck Is My Duck by Deborah Eisenberg

Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata

The Three Lives of James Madison: Genius, Partisan, President by Noah Feldman

Dandelions by Yasunari Kawabata

Oceanic by Aimee Nezhukumatathil

The Rub of Time: Bellow, Nabokov, Hitchens, Travolta, Trump: Essays and Reportage, 1994-2017 by Martin Amis