The Tiger’s Wife: A Novel

The Tiger's Wife: A Novel Author: Téa Obreht"In a Balkan country mending from war, Natalia, a young doctor, is compelled to unravel the mysterious circumstances...

Catching Fire – The Second Book of the Hunger Games

Catching Fire - The Second Book of the Hunger Games Author: Suzanne Collins Catching Fire is the second book of the Hunger Games trilogy."Against all odds,...

Book: Les Miserables by Victor Hugo

Les Miserables Author: Victor Hugo Translation: Julie Rose We know, we know... Why should you actually read this 150-year-old classic, when there are various film versions, a TV...

Possession

Possession Author: A.S. Byatt Winner of England’s Booker Prize and the literary sensation of the year!"An exhilarating novel of wit and romance, an intellectual mystery, and...

Zone One: A Novel

Zone One: A Novel Author: Colson WhiteheadA brilliant written (zombie) horror novel with a post-apocalyptic Manhattan, where a pandemic has devastated the planet.Available on Amazon.composted by BookStairs Facebook // Twitter // Google+

The Trial by Franz Kafka

The Trial Author: Franz Kafka"The story of The Trial's publication is almost as fascinating as the novel itself. Kafka intended his parable of alienation in...

Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman

Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman Author: Robert K. MassieA narrative biography of a fourteen years old German princess who traveled to Russia to become...

Between Shades of Gray

Between Shades of Gray Author: Ruta SepetysThe story about Lina, a normal 15 year old girl from Lithuanian in 1941. She lives a carefree and...

Before I Go to Sleep: A Novel

Before I Go to Sleep: A Novel Author: S. J. WatsonWhat if you lost your memories every time you went to sleep? Everything forgotten over...

The Remains of the Day

The Remains of the Day Author: Kazuo Ishiguro "A tragic, spiritual portrait of a perfect English butler and his reaction to his fading insular world in...

Book: The Makioka Sisters by Junichiro Tanizaki

The Makioka Sisters Author: Junichiro Tanizaki "In Osaka in the years immediately before World War II, four aristocratic women try to preserve a way of life...

Book: The Annotated Hans Christian Andersen

The Annotated Hans Christian Andersen Author: Hans Christian Andersen / Translator, Contributor: Maria Tatar / Contributor: Julie Allen Fairy tales are our first connection to literature...