Book List

The books read for this project. An * indicates a book read in another language.

  • China: Strange Beasts of China by Yan Ge
  • France: Winter in Sokcho by Elisa Shua Dusapin
  • Iceland: Miss Iceland by Auður Ava Ólafsdóttir
  • Italy: The Eight Mountains by Paolo Cognetti
  • Japan: The Nakano Thrift Shop by Hiromi Kawakami
  • Liberia: This Child Will Be Great by Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
  • Mexico: Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
  • Morocco: In the Country of Others by Leila Slimani
  • Oman: Celestial Bodies by Jokha Alharti
  • Poland: The Tower of Swallows by Andrzej Sapkowski
  • South Korea: 82년생 김지영 (Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982)* by Cho Nam-ju
  • Sri Lanka: Wave by Sonali Deraniyagala
  • Thailand: Little Angels by Phra Peter Pannapadipo
  • Ukraine: Death and the Penguin by Andrey Karkov