Books by David Bezmozgis

THE BETRAYERS by David Bezmozgis
Released: Sept. 23, 2014

"Philosophical, provocative and nervy—an interior novel that manages to encompass a breadth of issues."
An Israeli leader confronts the man who sold him out to the KGB decades earlier in a striking exploration of memory, patriotism, faith and duplicity from Bezmozgis (The Free World, 2011, etc.). Read full book review >
THE FREE WORLD by David Bezmozgis
Released: March 29, 2011

"By no means the book it might have been. But Bezmozgis is a potent writer who may yet astonish us all."
A Russian Jewish family travels to America in decades following the Revolution that defined their patriarch's life, in this grim first novel from the prize-winning Latvian-born author (Natasha and Other Stories, 2004). Read full book review >
NATASHA by David Bezmozgis
Released: June 1, 2004

"Shades of Isaac Babel, Leonard Michaels, and Aleksandar Hemon in a nevertheless irresistibly original first book. (The stories originally appeared, in 'slightly different form,' in the New Yorker, Harper's, Zoetrope, etc.)"
Seven stories in a debut collection, Farrar, Straus's lead title for spring (treated to an unheard-of, for FSG, prepublication tour), chronologically trace the experiences of a family of Russian Jews living in Toronto. Read full book review >