Literature at Every Latitude

Looking for something outside the English-language canon? Great stories know no borders. Each month Goodreads brings you a new recommendation from a different country!

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Argentina Argentina
Ghosts by César Aira
A family of squatters in Buenos Aires live on the construction site of a luxury high-rise and interact with the other tenants—various ghosts.

Cote d'Ivoire Cote d'Ivoire
Aya and Aya of Yop City
by Marguerite Abouet and Clément Oubrerie
A unique series of graphic novels that follow the everyday lives and relationships of three young women living in "Yop City," aka the Yopougon commune of Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.

China China
Brothers by Yu Hua
The tale of two brothers growing up during Mao's Cultural Revolution and navigating China's adjustment to the free market.

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