Books by Jethro Soutar

THE GURUGU PLEDGE by Juan Tomás Ávila Laurel
Released: Aug. 24, 2017

"An understated, somber, and highly observant sketchbook of lives on the margins."
A group of refugees in North Africa share their stories and bide their time, agonizingly close to freedom. Read full book review >
THE CITY OF ULYSSES by Teolinda Gersão
Released: June 23, 2017

"Readers planning a trip to Portugal will find this a fine, revealing complement to their guidebook—and on the evidence of this book, Gersão deserves a wider audience in English."
An elegant paean to love—and to "the least known of all European capital cities," Lisbon. Read full book review >
HOTEL BRASIL by Frei Betto
Released: March 18, 2014

"Intertwines absurdly understated violence with a reflective portrait of the city and its types so anthropologically precise that you'll mourn each new victim—and that's a lot of mourning."
In Betto's debut thriller, a killer is loose in a Rio de Janeiro residential hotel. Read full book review >