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OPEN BORDERS: Fiction Collection

Author/Country Title
Achebe, Chinua (Nigeria) Things Fall Apart
Achebe, Chinua (Nigeria) Anthills of the Savannah
Aidoo, Ama Ata (Ghana) No Sweetness Here
Al-Shaykh, Hanan (Lebanon) I Sweep the Sun Off Rooftops
Ali, Monica (Bangladesh) Brick Lane
Arrabal, Fernando (Spain) The Compass Stone
Azzopardi, Trezza (Wales) The Hiding Place
Berger, John (England) Pig Earth
Bordewijk, F. (Netherlands) Character
Bowles, Paul (USA) The Sheltering Sky
Bowles, Paul (USA) The Spider?s House
Boyd, William (England) A Good Man in Africa
Bulgakov, Mikhail (Russia) The Master and Margarita
Cabrera Infante, G. (Cuba) Three Trapped Tigers
Carrere, Emmanuel (France) The Adversary
Carver, Raymond (USA) When We Talk About Love
Chai, Arlene (Philippines) The Last Time I Saw Mother
Conde, Maryse (Guadaloupe) Windward Heights
Danticat, Edwidge (Haiti) Breath, Eyes, Memory
Desai, Anita (India) Clear Light of Day
Dorris, Michael (USA) A Yellow Raft in Blue Water
Enchi, Fumiko (Japan) The Waiting Years
Esquivel, Laura (Mexico) Like Water for Chocolate
Fischer, Tibor (Hungary) Under the Frog
Foden, Giles (Scotland) The Last King of Scotland
Fuks, Ladislav (Czechoslavakia) Mr. Theodore Mundstock
Gaarder, Jostein (Norway) Sophie?s World
Geok-Lim, Shirley (Malaysia) Joss and Gold
Ghose, Zulfikar (Pakistan) The Incredible Brazilian
Gibbons, Kaye (USA) Ellen Foster
Gunesekera, Romesh (Sri Lanka)
Monkfish Moon
Guterson, David (USA) Snow Falling on Cedars
Harrison, Jim (USA) Sundog
Johnson, Charles (USA) Middle Passage
Johnson, Denis (Germany) Angels
Johnston, Wayne (Canada) The Colony of Unrequited Dreams
Kemal, Yashar (Turkey) Seagull
Kesey, Ken (USA) Sometimes a Great Notion
Koch, Christopher (Australia) The Year of Living Dangerously
Laye, Camara (Guinea) The Dark Child
Lind, Jakov (Austria) Soul of Wood
Lindgren, Torgny (Sweden) Hash
Mantel, Hilary (England) Eight Months on Ghazzah Street
Marahimin, Ismail (Indonesia) And the War is Over
Martinez, Tomas Eloy (Argentina) Santa Evita
McGahern, John (Ireland) The Barracks
McKnight, Reginald (USA) I Get on the Bus
Mehta, Gita (India) A River Sutra
Mistry, Rohinton (India/Canada) Swimming Lessons
Mo, Timothy (Hong Kong/England) The Monkey King
Mukherjee, Bharati (India) Jasmine
Munro, Alice (Canada) Lives of Girls and Women
Murray, John (USA) A Few Short Notes on Topical Butterflies
Musil, Robert (Germany) Young Torless
Naipaul, V. S. (Trinidad) A House for Mr. Biswas
Niwa, Fumio (Japan) The Buddha Tree
Oe, Kenzaburo (Japan) A Personal Matter
Orwell, George (English) Burmese Days
Puig, Manuel (Argentina) Kiss of the Spiderwoman
Rodoreda, Merce (Spain) The Time of the Doves
Roy, Arundhati (India) The God of Small Things
Sakamoto, Kerri (Canada) The Electrical Field
Schami, Rafik (Syria) Damascus Nights
Sebold, Alice (USA) The Lovely Bones
Sidhwa, Bapsi (Pakistan) The Crow Eaters
Sijie, Dai (China) Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Smith, Zadie (England) White Teeth
Tan, Amy (China/USA) The Joy Luck Club
Theroux, Paul (USA) Fong and the Indians
Thuy, Le Thi Diem (Vietnam) The Gangster We Are All Looking For
Tournier, Michel (France) The Ogre
Upadhyay, Samrat (Nepal) Arresting God in Kathmandu
Warner, Alan (Scotland) The Sopranos
Williams, Thomas (USA) Town Burning
Yan, Geling (China) The Lost Daughter of Happiness


OPEN BORDERS: Non-Fiction Collection

Author/Country Title
Chaudhuri, Nirad (India) Autobiography of an Unknown Indian
Egan, Timothy (USA) The Good Rain
Ehrlich, Gretel (USA) This Cold Heaven
Fadiman, Anne (USA) The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down
Frazier, Ian (USA) On the Rez
Hollinger, David (USA) Postethnic America
Kapuscinski, Ryszard (Poland) The Soccer War
Kertscher, Kevin (USA) Africa Solo
Kingston, Maxine Hong (USA) China Men
Kusz, Natalie (Poland/USA) The Road Song
Levi, Primo (Italy) Survival in Auschwitz
Mah, Adeline Yen (China) Chinese Cinderella
McCourt, Frank (Ireland) Angela's Ashes
Warnock Fernea, Elizabeth (USA) Guests of the Sheik

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