Fiction

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    Lovely Green Eyes: A Novel
    By Arnost Lustig
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Fifteen-year-old Hanka Kaudersov has ginger hair and clear, green eyes. When her family is deported to Auschwitz, her mother, father and younger brother are sent to the gas chamber. By a twist of fate, Hanka is faced with a simple alternative: follow her family, or work in an SS brothel behind the eastern... [READ MORE]
    King Of A Small World
    By Rick Bennet
    (Arcade Publishing)
    King of the poker players from his suburban enclave in Maryland to Washington, D.C., Joey Moore faces a crisis in his life when an gambling opponent commits suicide and an unwanted baby is forced on him.Skyhorse Publishing, as well as our Arcade, Yucca, and Good Books imprints, are proud to publish a... [READ MORE]
    Distant Palaces: A Novel
    By Abilio Estevez
    (Arcade Publishing)
    With passion and eloquence, master craftsman Abilio Estevez brings to life the mysterious, broken down city of Havana on the eve of the new millennium. Victorio, a lonely, middle-aged gay man, awakes to the news that the ancient palace where he rents a tiny apartment is scheduled to be demolished, leaving... [READ MORE]
    The Little Girl Who Was Too Fond of Matches: A Novel
    By Gaetan Soucy
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Alone with their authoritarian father on a vast estate where time has stopped, two siblings speak a language and inhabit a surreal universe of their own making, shaped by their reading of philosophy and tales of chivalry. When their father dies and the children set out to bury him, they encounter the... [READ MORE]
    The Soldier's Return
    By Melvyn Bragg
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Right from the start, when the train carrying British soldier Sam Richardson home to Wigton after his service in the Burma campaign breaks down two miles from town and he and his army comrades have to walk home, it is clear we are in the hands of a compassionate, clear-sighted writer. Bragg's work has... [READ MORE]
    Genesis Code
    A Thriller of the Near Future
    By Jamie Metzl
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Blue Magic, the latest designer drug linked to a rash of overdoses, might explain the needle mark on the arm of a young woman found dead in her Kansas City apartment. But when Star reporter Rich Azadian digs deeper, the clues point to a far more explosive story: MaryLee Stock was a special protégée of... [READ MORE]
    A Commodore of Errors
    A Novel
    By John Jacobsen
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Commodore Thomas Dickey, the pompous second in command at the United States Merchant Marine Academy, desperately wants the top job, presently occupied by the skirt chasing Admiral Johnson. Dickey goes into cahoots with Mogie Mogelefsky, the imperious, bullying mayor of neighboring Great Neck to oust... [READ MORE]
    My Father, His Son
    By Reidar Jonsson, Translated by Marianne Ruuth
    (Arcade Publishing)
    A young man named Ingemar Johansson joins the Swedish merchant marine, sails to many distant ports, has a variety of funny and poignant adventures, and searches everywhere for his father... [READ MORE]
    The Republic of Wine
    A Novel
    By Mo Yan, Translated by Howard Goldblatt
    (Arcade Publishing)
    In this hypnotic epic novel, Mo Yan, the most critically acclaimed Chinese writer of this generation, takes us on a journey to a conjured province of contemporary China known as the Republic of Wine—a corrupt and hallucinatory world filled with superstitions, gargantuan appetites, and surrealistic events.... [READ MORE]
    The Stowaway
    A Novel
    By Robert Hough
    (Arcade Publishing)
    With the suspense of a thriller and the moral resonance of a Joseph Conrad classic, The Stowaway is an adventure story of the highest caliber, a profound tale of good and evil all the more moving because it is based on actual events.When two Romanian stowaways show themselves on the container ship Maersk... [READ MORE]
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