Books by Adrian Nathan West

CHARLES BOVARY, COUNTRY DOCTOR by Jean Améry
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 4, 2018

"Determined readers will appreciate Améry's valiant efforts to rehabilitate Charles Bovary and his conventional cohort in a work which is difficult to categorize and even harder to forget."
A reimagined Charles Bovary musters a passionate defense of himself, his wife, Emma, and, seemingly, the entirety of the bourgeoisie in Améry's slender but dense re-examination of Flaubert's Madame Bovary. Read full book review >
MILENA, OR THE MOST BEAUTIFUL FEMUR IN THE WORLD by Jorge Zepeda  Patterson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 2, 2017

"Well-intentioned but not a very thrilling thriller."
The spirit of Stieg Larsson visits Mexico City. Read full book review >
THE WEIGHT OF THINGS by Marianne Fritz
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2015

"At times unwieldy but a harrowing book about the horrors of motherhood, jealousy, and war trauma."
In the first novel available in English by the late Austrian writer Fritz (1948-2007), a woman faces her dark past when friends visit her in a mental hospital. Read full book review >