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A Thousand Splendid Suns

Khaled Hosseini

ISBN: 978-9941-463-95-2

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 448

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2016

Cover: Soft

Price: 22.00

Translated from English by Sopio Jobava   The second novel by the bestselling author Khalen Hosseini is dedicated to Afghan women. It describes the daily life of women deprived of their rights, the family abuse, Taliban brutality, unbearable life of disabled people and the country which is constantly shelled but still... Read more >


Secondhand Time

Svetlana Alexievich

ISBN: 978-9941-463-47-1

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 508

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2017

Cover: Soft

Price: 22.00

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In His Own Write

John Lennon

ISBN: 978-9941-421-90-7

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 86

Format: 14x18

Published: 2012

Cover: Soft

Price: 7.95

Translated from English by Gvantsa Jobava   Often described as experimental fiction, John Lennon’s book was published in March 1964 and went through several reprints. On the very first day 50,000 copies were sold in Britain and 90,000 in the USA. Known as a singer, composer, artist, one of the founders of The... Read more >


New Translations

English, American and Russian Poetry

ISBN: 9789941421372

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 156

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2011

Cover: Soft

Price: 4.00

The publication includes translations by Ketevan Bezarashvili of the world poetry samples done at various times: Robert Burns, Thomas Moore, George Gordon Byron, Edgar Allan Poe, James Joyce, Fyodor Tyutchev, Afanasy Fet, Boris Pasternak, Marina Tsvetaeva and many... Read more >


The Wild Palms

William Faulkner

ISBN: 978-9941-463-40-2

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 404

Format: A5

Published: 2018

Cover: Soft

Price: 0.00

Translator: Zaza... Read more >


Tyrant Banderas

Ramon del Valle-Inclan

ISBN: 978-9941-421-30-3

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 234

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2011

Cover: Soft

Price: 7.00

Translated from Spanish by Meri Titvinidze   Known for his symbolism and modernism, the Spanish novelist and dramatist belonged to the Generation of ’98. His novel was influential on the Latin American ‘dictator’ novels of later years. Due to the author’s radical formal experiments he is often... Read more >


Thoughts at the Border

Parna-Beka Chilashvili

ISBN: 9994055429

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 148

Format: A5

Published: 2006

Cover: Soft

Price: 5.40

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A Russian Journal

John Steinbeck

ISBN: 978-9941-463-10-5

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 306

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2015

Cover: Soft

Price: 13.00

Together with a distinguished war photographer Robert Capa, the 1962 Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck spent two months of 1947 travelling through the Soviet Union, visiting Moscow, Kiev and Georgia. Although the American press wrote a lot about the USSR during the early years of the Cold War, there was surprisingly little known about... Read more >


And the Mountains Echoed

Khaled Hosseini

ISBN: 978-9941-463-28-0

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 394

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2016

Cover: Soft

Price: 15.00

Translated from English by Lali Kushitashvili   Published in 2013 by the bestselling author, the novel can be regarded as a book of contrasts. In an attempt to portray the conflicting, double-nature of humans, this time the story goes beyond Afghanistan and America and develops in a range of countries. This is a novel... Read more >


Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different

Karen Blumenthal

ISBN: 978-9941-445-42-2

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 274

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2014

Cover: Hard

Price: 20.00

Translated from English by Ivane Chkhikvadze   The co-founder, chairman and CEO of Apple Inc., Steve Jobs was seen as the person who revolutionized modern computer technologies. It is thanks to him that applications such as iTunes, iPod, iPhone and iPad have become household names. He was involved in the Pixar Animation... Read more >


The Lost Boy and Other Stories

Thomas Woolfe

ISBN: 978-9941-421-76-1

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 284

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2012

Cover: Soft

Price: 6.70

The American author is best known for his Look Homeward, Angel, Of Time and River, The Web and the Rock, You Can’t Go Home Again and other works published in his life and posthumously.   The stories for the collection were specifically translated for the edition by: Tsiala Topuridze, Medea Zaalishvili, Tamaz... Read more >


Other Ioseb

Kéthévane Davrichewy

ISBN: 978-9941-463-76-1

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 240

Format: A5

Published: 2018

Cover: Soft

Price: 10.80

Translated by Tsisana... Read more >


Zinky Boys

Svetlana Alexievich

ISBN: 978-9941-463-58-7

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 456

Format: A5

Published: 2017

Cover: Soft

Price: 18.00

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Private Letters

James Joyce

ISBN: 9789941445385

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 262

Format: A5

Published: 2017

Cover: Soft

Price: 17.00

Great Irish writer's private letters was translated into Georgian by Maia Jijeishvili. The book's foreword was written by Paata... Read more >


The Fox was Already a Hunter by Then

HERTA MÜLLER

ISBN: 978-9941-463-02-0

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 260

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2015

Cover: Soft

Price: 15.50

Translated from German by Tamar Kotrikadze   The essential question that underscores the novel is what happens to mankind when it becomes the victim of tyranny. The society deprived of dignity and rights is presented in an example of a factory, where the monotonous repetition of ugly, unhealthy and deadly actions results... Read more >


As She Herself Would Have Said

Margaret Thatcher

ISBN: 978-9941-445-93-4

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 376

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2015

Cover: Hard

Price: 21.00

Translated from English by Tako Chelidze   Margaret Thatcher is rightly considered one of the greatest political figures of the 20th century. The Iron Lady, who could have easily competed against Sir Winston Churchill thanks to her influence, is still seen as UK’s significant leader of the last fifty... Read more >


Intruder in the Dust

William Faulkner

ISBN: 978-9941-445-83-5

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 234

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2015

Cover: Soft

Price: 19.00

The novel was translated into Georgian by Zaza... Read more >


Putin’s Russia

Anna Politkovskaya

ISBN: 978-9941-445-59-0

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 370

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2014

Cover: Hard

Price: 20.00

Translated from English by Gvantsa Jobava   Anna Politkovskaya was one of the most outspoken Russian journalists, whose articles published in Novaya Gazeta were highly critical of the Second Chechen War and regularly focused on human rights, freedom of speech and social aspects in Putin’s Russia.   In... Read more >


Juan de Mairena

Antonio Machado

ISBN: 978-9941-421-79-2

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 130

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2012

Cover: Soft

Price: 5.40

Translated from Spanish by Meri Titvinidze   When Juan Ramón Jiménez received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1956 it was stressed that it would be justified to give the award to Antonio Machado and Federico Garcia Lorca as well because these three presented the best of the Spanish contemporary... Read more >


Cannery Raw

John Steinbeck

ISBN: 978 9941 463 99 0

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 226

Format: A5

Published: 2017

Cover: Soft

Price: 16.00

"Cannery Raw" was written by great American author John Steinbeck in 1945. The novel was translated into Georgian by Tako... Read more >


Sodom and Gomorrah

Marcel Proust

ISBN: 978-9941-463-12-9

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 664

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2015

Cover: Soft

Price: 24.50

Translated from French by Giorgi and Nato Kakhaberis and Dali Iashvili   Sodom and Gororrah, the fourth volume from the novel In Search of Lost Time, is the last work published in 1922 by the remarkable modernist French writer Marcel Proust in his lifetime.     The main storyline, developed naturally... Read more >


The Aspern Papers

Henry James

ISBN: 978-9941-445-37-8

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 206

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2013

Cover: Soft

Price: 8.90

Translated from English by Rusudan Makhatadze   The novella is one of the best known prose pieces by Henry James, the author of many novels, short stories and plays. The narrator of The Aspern Papers is trying to find the lost papers of a famous writer, which takes him to Venice. His adventures, fruitless attempts to... Read more >


Figurative Expressions

Bachana Bregvadze

ISBN: 978-9941-421-31-0

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 366

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2011

Cover: Soft

Price: 8.00

Compiled and translated by Bachana Bregvadze   Witty, figurative, highly imaginative and original expressions of great thinkers, writers, religious and political figures were collected, translated and organized in an alphabetical order by the compiler. The book offers the memorable phrases, statements and quotes by Marcus... Read more >


Stalin: Power and Ideas

13 Authors

ISBN: 978-9941-445-39-2

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 540

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2015

Cover: Soft

Price: 14.10

Translated from English by Nana Dikhaminjia   The biggest appeal of the present publication lies in the fact that it is a collection of articles written by thirteen different authors, which ensures that readers can take yet another look at the notorious figure from diverse angles.   The articles deal with... Read more >


Castilian Fields

Antonio Machado

ISBN: 978-9941-445-60-6

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 98

Format: 14x18

Published: 2014

Cover: Soft

Price: 5.00

Translated from Spanish by Nino Chincharauli   The author is one of the leading figures of the Spanish literary movement known as the Generation of ’98. In his introduction poet Soso Meshveliani says that it is an achievement to have Antonio Machado’s poetry translated into Georgian and, more importantly, the... Read more >


Big Breasts and Wide Hips

Mo Yan

ISBN: 978-9941-445-87-3

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 732

Format: 17x24

Published: 2015

Cover: Soft

Price: 16.00

Translated from Chinese by Guram Gogiashvili and Alexandra Lataria   The major work of the 2012 Nobel Prize winner tells the story of a family: a mother, her eight daughters and a son, whose lives unfolds against the events of the 20th century.   The Swedish Academy noted that Mo Yan’s received the... Read more >


Napoleon’s Mameluk

Rustam Raza’s Memoirs

ISBN: 978-9941-421-58-7

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 154

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2012

Cover: Soft

Price: 5.20

The book is translated from French by Alexandre Mikaberidze and Nika Khoperia, who also wrote the introduction and comments for the publication   Rustam Raza was born in 1782 in Tbilisi to Armenian parents. He was kidnapped at the age of thirteen and sold in Cairo, where the sheikh presented him to Napoleon Bonaparte in... Read more >


The Chernobyl Prayer

Svetlana Alexievich

ISBN: 978-9941-445-34-7

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 330

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2015

Cover: Soft

Price: 18.00

Translated from Russian by Nino Bekishvili   2015 Nobel Prize winner in Literature Svetlana Alexievich is a Belarusian author, who writes in Russian and is widely translated and respected in numerous countries across the world. Apart from the Nobel Prize, she has been awarded a number of prestigious literary awards: the... Read more >


Chronicles

Bob Dylan

ISBN: 978-9941-445-44-6

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 228

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2013

Cover: Soft

Price: 16.50

Translated from English by Tako Chiladze   Bob Dylan is a widely acknowledged poet and songwriter, but his memoirs surprised many of his fans. The fluency, lightness and humour with which he writes were unexpected for the person known for his moodiness. The Chronicles was initially planned to be in three volumes, but so... Read more >


Wilderness: The Lost Writings

Jim Morrison

ISBN: 978-9941-445-17-0

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 238

Format: 14x18

Published: 2013

Cover: Soft

Price: 14.00

Translated from English by Ketevan (Kiti) Ioseliani   Published in 1988, Wilderness became an instant bestseller. It contains Jim Morrison’s essays, poems, plays, lyrics, drafts for film scripts and notes, which give a good insight into the turbulent life of the talented singer and songwriter, the cult figure on... Read more >


A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Exiles

James Joyce

ISBN: 978-9941-421-80-8

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 442

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2012

Cover: Soft

Price: 12.00

Translated from English by Ghia Beradze   Joyce’s first novel A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man was published in 1916, immediately gaining acknowledgement. It is highly autobiographical, telling about the coming-of-age period of Stephen Dedalus, who was to become one of the central characters of... Read more >


Ideas – From Homer to Woody Allen

From Homer to Woody Allen

ISBN: 978-9941-463-92-1

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 392

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2016

Cover: Soft

Price: 14.40

Compiled by Alexandre Kurkhuli   In the 21st century the world has given birth to a ‘status’, a new hybrid of the real and the virtual. The internet has brought together the old and the young, the romantic and the realist, the guileless and the shrewd. Using our imagination, we can assume that Twitter and... Read more >


Shamil’s Captive Women

Anna Drancey

ISBN: 978-9941-421-08-2

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 166

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2010

Cover: Soft

Price: 7.00

Translated, commented and illustrated by Murman Tavdishvili   Shamil, often referred to as the Eagle of the Mountains, regularly sent his troops to Kakheti, the eastern province of Georgia, to loot the villages and take captives, the nobility among them. One such raid was witnessed by Anna Drancey, the governess of Count... Read more >


Georgia Diary

Thomas Goltz

ISBN: 978-9941-445-69-9

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 386

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2014

Cover: Soft

Price: 14.00

Translated from English by Giorgi Koiava   Having lived and worked in the Caucasus, Thomas Goltz has the first-hand knowledge of the region. Similar to his other books, Georgia Diary: A Chronicle of War and Political Chaos in the Post-Soviet Caucasus is an account of the difficult years marked with power struggle,... Read more >


The Grand Chessboard

Zbigniew Brzezinski

ISBN: 978-9941-445-55-2

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 336

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2014

Cover: Hard

Price: 24.00

Translated from English by Archil Atanelishvili   In 1977 the eminent political scientist published his bestselling book whose title has an extension: American Primacy and Its Geostrategic Imperatives. The focus of the book is the geostrategy in Central Asia, dwelling on the exercise of power on the Eurasian continent in... Read more >


The Kite Runner

Khaled Hosseini

ISBN: 978-9941-463-88-4

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 336

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2016

Cover: Soft

Price: 16.50

Translated from English by Lali Kushitashvili   The book by the Afghan-American writer was published in 2003, instantly gaining wide acknowledgement. The bestseller was a number one for over two years with many millions of copies sold worldwide. Following positive reviews and popularized in book clubs, the novel was... Read more >


The Airport

Sergei Loiko

ISBN: 978-9941-463-31-0

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 484

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2016

Cover: Soft

Price: 18.00

Translated from Russian by Tamar Kvaratskhelia   The great read about the war that should not have happened and heroes, who wanted to live but got killed.   Airport is not a chronicle or an investigation, it is a novel based on true facts, with numerous characters and dramatic intertwined storylines. The book... Read more >


Two Novels

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

ISBN: 978-9941-445-81-1

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 264

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2014

Cover: Soft

Price: 12.00

White Nights / The Eternal Husband Translated from Russian by Tengiz Chkhaidze   White Nights is a short story told by a nameless narrator who falls in love with a young woman, but their relationship leads to his loneliness because she reunites with her former lover.    The Eternal Husband is a... Read more >


Irena Sandler: Mother of the Holocaust Children

Anna Mieszkowska

ISBN: 978-9941-445=27-9

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 300

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2014

Cover: Soft

Price: 12.00

Translated from Polish by Natela Gavasheli   During the World War II Irena Sandler, a Roman Catholic and a social worker, was actively involved in the Polish Underground resistance. Some accounts say she saved more than 2,500 children getting them out of the Warsaw ghetto on forged documents. The only misfortune of those... Read more >


Of Mice and Men

John Steinbeck

ISBN: 978-9941-445-32-3

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 140

Format: 14x18

Published: 2015

Cover: Soft

Price: 9.50

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Personal Correspondence

Marie Brosset

ISBN: 978-9941-463-29-7

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 342

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2017

Cover: Soft

Price: 16.00

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Light in August

William Faulkner

ISBN: 978-9941-445-86-6

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 482

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2015

Cover: Hard

Price: 24.00

The novel was translated into Georgian by Zaza... Read more >


The Chamber Music

James Joyce

ISBN: 978-9941-445-03-3

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 84

Format: 14x18

Published: 2012

Cover: Soft

Price: 4.00

Translated from English by Vasil Guleuri   The collection consists of 36 short poems published in 1907 and which were later included in the Imagist Anthology edited by Ezra Pound, the loyal supporter of James Joyce.   The publication is extremely important because the Georgian translation of Joyce’s... Read more >


Short Stories

O.Henry, Sherwood Anderson, Francis Scott Fitzgerald, Thomas Wolfe

ISBN: 978-9941-445-24-8

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 192

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2013

Cover: Soft

Price: 6.70

Translated from English by Maia Tsertsvadze   The collection of short stories comprises the works of O.Henry and three writers known to belong to the Lost Generation. The stories are translated into Georgian for the first time. Some of them were published in various periodicals and collections in recent years.... Read more >


The Jason Voyage

Tim Severin

ISBN: 978-9941-445-66-8

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 242

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2014

Cover: Soft

Price: 15.00

Translated from English by Sopio Jobava   In 1984 the well-known British explorer, writer and historian, Tim Severin organized an expedition which he later described in the book The Jason Voyage: The Quest for the Golden Fleece.   The idea was to trace the route taken by the Argonauts, which was recorded by... Read more >


A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

James Joyce

ISBN: 978-9941-463-26-6

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 324

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2016

Cover: Soft

Price: 12.00

Translated from English by Ghia Beradze   Joyce’s first novel A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man was published in 1916, immediately gaining acknowledgement. It is highly autobiographical, telling about the coming-of-age period of Stephen Dedalus, who was to become one of the central characters of... Read more >


Your Long Hair Streaming Like the Chorokhi

Kevser Ruhi (Keti Khantadze)

ISBN: 978-9941-463-16-7

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 166

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2016

Cover: Soft

Price: 4.80

The writer born and raised in Turkey has been carrying her love for Georgia all her life. The collection of her stories crosses the border like birds flying over the river Chorokhi, telling about people, their joy and sorrow, weddings and funerals.   The difference between Kevser Ruhi’s prose and poetry is very... Read more >


One Drop of Lemon

Parna-Beka Chilashvili

ISBN: No Information

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: No Information

Format: A5

Published: 2014

Cover: Soft

Price: 9.00

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Tortilla Flat

John Steinbeck

ISBN: 978-9941-445-97-2

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 234

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2015

Cover: Soft

Price: 12.50

Translated from English by Vakhtang Chelidze   Danny becomes rich after inheriting two houses in the district of Tortilla Flat, an event that has shaped his future and his house turns into a daily meeting place for a group of adventure-seeking men.   Steinbeck begins Tortilla Flat with a summary: "This... Read more >


Petersburg

Andrei Bely

ISBN: 978-9941-445-84-2

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 358

Format: 17x24

Published: 2015

Cover: Hard

Price: 18.00

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As I Lay Dying

William Faulkner

ISBN: 978-9941-421-93-8

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 212

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2016

Cover: Soft

Price: 8.00

Translated by Medea Zaalishvili   It is believed that William Faulkner wrote his 1930 novel in six weeks and did not change anything in it when it was prepared for publication. The author’s fifth novel is consistently ranked among the best 20th century... Read more >


Translations

Medea Zaalishvili

ISBN: 978-9941-445-38-5

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 344

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2017

Cover: Soft

Price: 13.00

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ადას

Parna-Beka Chilashvili

ISBN: 9789941421402

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 186

Format: A5

Published: 2012

Cover: Soft

Price: 7.00

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The Day We Celebrate

O. Henry

ISBN: 978-9941-463-74-7

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 160

Format: A5

Published: 2018

Cover: Soft

Price: 12.00

The book contains 16 translations of O. Henry's short stories. Translator into Georgian: Maia... Read more >


Generation of ‘98

Miguel de Unamuno, Antonio Machado, Ruben Dario, Ramiro de Maeztu, Jacinto Benavente, Pio Baroja, Ramón del Valle-Inclan

ISBN: 978-9941-445-23-1

Category: Translations – Poetry, Prose and Essays

Pages: 110

Format: 12.5x17

Published: 2013

Cover: Soft

Price: 5.60

Translated from Spanish by Lana Kalandia   The idea of the book was born while travelling through the rich Spanish literature. Our aim is to expose our readers to the diversity of the works which were unavailable even for Spanish readers due to certain social and political reasons.   We decided not to focus... Read more >