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3 Novels By Cesar Aira (Penguin Essentials)
3 Novels By Cesar Aira (Penguin Essentials) César Aira
Three novellas by one of the most idiosyncratic and unusual international writers today, packaged as an Essential for the first time.
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A Cup Of Rage
A Cup Of Rage Raduan Nassar
A pair of lovers - a young female journalist and an older man who owns an isolated farm in the Brazilian outback - spend the night together. The next day they proceed to destroy each other. Amid vitriolic insults, cruelty and warring egos, their sexual adventure turns into a savage power game. This intense, erotic cult novel by one of Brazil's most infamous modernist writers explores alienation, the desire to dominate and the wish to be dominated.
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A Good Parcel of English Soil: The Metropolitan Line
A Good Parcel of English Soil: The Metropolitan Line Richard Mabey
Richard Mabey grew up on the Metropolitan line, the line whose existence created a powerful symbol of the English rural myth, the 'Metro-land'.
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A Heart So White
A Heart So White Javier Marias
Haunting and unsettling, A Heart So White is a breathtaking portrayal of two generations, two marriages, the relentless power of the past and the terrible price of knowledge.
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A Hippo Banquet
A Hippo Banquet Mary Kingsley
The fearless, pioneering Victorian female explorer describes dodging elephants and fighting off a leopard with a stool in Africa.
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A Simple Heart
A Simple Heart Gustave Flaubert
Flaubert's most famous short work meditates on the unexamined, futile life of a servant and her beloved parrot.
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A Woman
A Woman Sibilla Aleramo
The heartbreaking autobiographical novel that paved the way for feminist writers in Italy.
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Agua Viva
Agua Viva Clarice Lispector
Despite its apparent spontaneity, this is a masterly work of art, which rearranges language and plays in the gaps between reality and fiction. 
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All Together Now
All Together Now Monica McInerney
A heartwarming collection of short stories brimming with colour, warmth and humour, from one of Australia's best-loved authors
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And Quiet Flows The Don Pmc
And Quiet Flows The Don Pmc Mikhail Sholokhov
An epic novel of love, war and revolution from Mikhail Sholokhov, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature.
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