Two bantering Irish criminals contemplate life while waiting at a Spanish ferry port
A dystopian Dutch romance set in the world of content moderation
Long out of print, rediscovered dystopian fiction
Contemporary short stories from Ukraine
Colette’s evocative memoir of a rural, animal-laden and loving French childhood
Speculative Russian dystopia from the 1920s
Genre-defying exploration of a Jewish family in Soviet Russia
Women’s Prize shortlister set in and around a haunted bookshop
Page-turning novel about the often false promises of the American Dream for an immigrant family from Cameroon and a US family with a senior Lehman Bros executive as breadwinner.
I’ve chosen my 20 books of summer.