Not Lost in Translation
Books on this list were originally written in a language other than English.  Travel the world right from your favorite reading spot with a great book and gain perspective on other cultures by reading a book written in languages as diverse as Korean, Russian and Japanese.  You can find many of these books in the BCCLS catalog in their original form. Visit the BCCLS World Language catalog to find directories of books in specific languages at specific libraries. Place a request to have a book shipped to the Tenafly Library.

All the Lovers in the Night

by Mieko Kawakami

The Ardent Swarm

by Yamen Manai

Beauty Is A Wound

by Eka Kurniawan

Bitter Orange Tree

by Jukhah Harithi

The Books Of Jacob

by Olga Tokarczuk

Convenience Store Woman

by Sayaka Murata

Death is Hard Work

by Khalid Khalifah

Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead

by Olga Tokarczuk

Germania A Novel Of Nazi Berlin

by Harald Gilbers

The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo

by Stieg Larsson

Go Went Gone

by Jenny Erpenbeck

The House Of Spirits

by Isabel Allende

House On Endless Waters

by Emunah Elon

A Man Called Ove

by Fredrik Backman

The Murmur of Bees

by Sofia Segovia

My Brilliant Friend

by Elena Ferrante

The Resting Place

by Camilla Sten

The Reunion

by Guillaume Musso

Scattered All Over The Earth

by Yoko Tawada

The Shadow of the Wind

by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Signs Preceding the End of the World

by Yuri Herrera

Stalking the Atomic City

by Markiian Kamysh

Strangers I Know

by Claudia Durastanti

The Swallows Of Kabul

by Yasmina Khadra

The Thorn Puller

by Hiromi Ito

When I Sing, Mountains Dance

by Irene Sola