International Women's Day
We would like to honour today's International Women's Day by sharing with you some of our books by some of our female writers. Since today is the International Women's Day, we would like to share with you few of the works written by some of the female writters in our catalogue. We hope these titles […]
Sergi Pàmies and Josep Maria Esquirol to represent Catalonia at the London Book Fair
Sergi Pàmies and Josep Maria Esquirol are among the authors who will be taking part in Spotlight, a new programme of events at the London Book Fair. The initiative, which is to have its own stand, will draw attention to and publicise the authors and literature of Catalonia. One of the world’s most notable events […]
'Prosopagnosia' at The Times
Reviews by Siobhan Murphy Prosopagnosia by Sònia Hernández, translated by Samuel Rutter Scribe, 128pp; £12.99 This short, strange story about the slippery nature of truth takes a lot of unpacking, even down to its title (prosopagnosia is the medical term for “face blindness”). Berta is 15 and convinced that she deserves only to have ugly […]
'Il mondo nell’orecchio' at Il manifesto
Ramón Andrés, ecco la voce di ciò che è senza parola.
'The Art of Wearing a Trench Coat' at Pop Matters
Sergi Pàmies' short story collection The Art of Wearing a Trench Coat evokes introspection.
'Prosopagnosia' by Sònia Hernández at Publishers Weekly
In Hernández’s beguiling and uneven English-language debut, a troubled teenage girl and her mother are drawn in by a famous Mexican painter in contemporary Spain. After Berta, 15, faints at her school in front of a painting brought in by a classmate’s father who claims to be famous painter Vicente Rojo, the artist walks her […]
Interview with Sònia Hernández at Write or die tribe
Sònia Hernández: On Art in the Age of the Internet, the Pursuit of Truth and Her Debut Translated Novel, Prosopagnosia.
Sergi Pàmies at The New York Times
Globetrotting. Your sneak preview of books in translationcoming out in 2021, updated each season.
Adam Bodor at Words Without Borders
"The Sinistra Zone" is neither an easy nor an enjoyable read. It is, however, an interesting one.
Quim Monzó selected by The New York Times in the Provocative Foreign Fiction shorlist
Not Lost in Translation: Provocative Foreign Fiction