The Saffron Kitchen

By Yasmin Crowther


The Madonnas of Leningrad

By Debra Dean


Five Quarters of the Orange

By Joanne Harris


Charity  Girl By Michael Lowenthal


The Commoner By John Burnham



Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, Peony in Love By Lisa See




Circling My Mother By Mary Gordon


Florist’s Daughter By Patricia Hampl


The Man in the White Sharkskin Suit

By Lucette Lagnado Matalon


Reading Lolita in Tehran By Azar Nafisi