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Aurangzeb: The Man and the Myth, by Audrey Truschke (Non-fiction)

in The Hindustan Times, Scroll.in, The Hindu, Mint, India Today, The Wire

Lotus, by Zhang Lijia (Fiction)

in That's Shanghai, City Weekend ... and The Asia Review of Books

The Accusation, by Bandi (Fiction; in translation)

in Paste Magazine, The Star Tribune, The Observer, The New York Times, The Guardian, The National Post ... and The Asia Review of Books

My Conscience: An Exile's Memoir of Burma, by U Kyaw Win (Non-fiction)

in The Irawaddy

Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your Life, by Yiyun Li (Non-fiction)

in The Irish Times, Los Angeles Review of Books, The New Statesman, The Guardian, The Independent, The Washington Post, The New York Times

After the Bloom, by Leslie Shimotakahara (Non-fiction)

in The National Post

The Islamic Enlightenment: The Modern Struggle Between Faith and Reason, by Christopher de Bellaigue (Non-fiction)

in The Christian Science Monitor, The Guardian, The Financial Times, The Economist

The Golden Legend, by Nadeem Aslam (Fiction)

in The Christian Science Monitor, The Economist, The Hindustan Times, The Indian Express, The Business Standard, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Spectator, The Guardian ... and The Asia Review of Books

The Social Life of Kimono: Japanese Fashion Past and Present, by Sheila Cliffe (Non-fiction)

in Times Higher Education

The End of the Asian Century: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World’s Most Dynamic Region, by Michael R. Auslin (Non-fiction)

in The National (UAE), Commentary, The Financial Times, The Washington Times, War on the Rocks

Ghachar Ghochar, by Vivek Shanbhag (Fiction; in translation)

in The Independent, The New York Times ... and The Asia Review of Books

China Matters: Getting It Right for Australia, by Bates Gill and Linda Jakobson (Non-fiction)

in The Daily Review

The Souls of China: The Return of Religion after Mao, by Ian Johnson (Non-fiction)

in The South China Morning Post, The Guardian, The Economist

The Amazing Story of the Man Who Cycled from India to Europe for Love, by Per J. Andersson (Non-fiction; in translation)

in Words Without Borders

The Mongols and the Islamic World: From Conquest to Conversion, by Peter Jackson (Non-fiction)

in The National (UAE)

Fragile Rise: Grand Strategy and the Fate of Imperial Germany, 1871-1914, by Qiyu Xu (Non-fiction; in translation)

in The Philadephia Inquirer, The Washington Times

The Shell, by Mustafa Khalifa (Fiction; in translation)

in Qantara

Age of Anger: A History of the Present, by Pankaj Mishra (Non-fiction)

in Hurriyet, The Financial Express, The Irish Times, Los Angeles Review of Books, The Wire, The Christian Science Monitor, The New York Times, The National (UAE), Slate, The Economist, The Indian Express, The Guardian

Wish Lanterns: Young Lives in New China, by Alec Ash (Non-fiction)

in The Washingtn Post ... and The Asia Review of Books

Fireworks: Nine Profane Pieces, by Angela Carter (Fiction)

in The Japan Times

Europe's India: Words, People, Empires, 1500–1800, by Sanjay Subrahmanyam (Non-fiction)

in Scroll.in

By More Than Providence: Grand Strategy and American Power in the Asia Pacific Since 1783, by Michael J. Green (Non-fiction)

in The Japan Times, The New York Times

The Best We Could Do, by Thi Bui (Non-fiction; graphic memoir)

in TruthDig

Under the Shadow: Rage and Revolution in Modern Turkey, by Kaya Genç (Non-fiction)

in LSE Review of Books

The Woman in the Bazaar, by Alice Perrin (Fiction)

in The Mumbai Mirror

Gone: A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung, by Min Kym (Non-fiction)

in The Guardian

Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows, by Balli Kaur Jaswal (Fiction)

in The Economist

Ken's Quest, by Cher Chidzey (Fiction)

in The South China Morning Post

Fashioning Diaspora: Beauty, Femininity and South Asian American Culture, by Vanita Reddy (Non-fiction)

in The LSE Review of Books

Betrayed Ally: China in the Great War, by Frances Wood and Christopher Arnander (Non-fiction)

in Shanghai Daily ... and The Asia Review of Books

The Explosion Chronicles, by Yan Lianke (Fiction; in translation)

in The Financial Times, The Guardian, The Guardian, The South China Morning Post

Mr And Mrs Jinnah: The Marriage That Shook India, by Sheela Reddy (Non-fiction)

in The Hindu, Mint

Three Daughters of Eve, by Elif Shafak (Fiction)

in The Hindu, The Guardian, The Financial Times, The Spectator, The National (UAE), Qantara

The Idiot, by Elif Batuman (Fiction)

in The Toronto Star, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, Slate, The Boston Globe, National Public Radio, AV Club, The New York Times

Madonna in a Fur Coat, by Sabahattin Ali (Fiction; in translation)

in Arab News, The New York Times ... and The Asia Review of Books

Pachinko, by Min Jin Lee (Fiction)

in The San Francisco Chronicle, The Guardian, Paste Magazine, USA Today, South China Morning Post, NPR, The New York Times ... and The Asia Review of Books

The Baghdad Eucharist, by Sinan Antoon (Fiction; in translation)

in The National (UAE)

The Other Half of Happiness, by Ayisha Malik (Fiction)

in The National (UAE)

The Refugees, by Viet Thanh Nguyen (Fiction)

in The Star (Malaysia), The Toronto Star, The Washington Times, The National (UAE), RTE (Ireland), The Washington Post, The Guardian

Bronze and Sunflower, by Cao Wenxuan (Children's; picture book in translation)

in School Library Journal

Dictators Without Borders: Power and Money in Central Asia, by Alexander Cooley and John Heathershaw (Non-fiction)

in The LSE Review of Books

Everything Under the Heavens: How the Past Helps Shape China’s Push for Global Power, by Howard W. French (Non-fiction)

in The New York Review of Books

A Great Place to Have a War: America in Laos and the Birth of a Military CIA, by Joshua Kurlantzick (Non-fiction)

in The Detroit News, The New York Times, The Washington Post, War on the Rocks, The South China Morning Post, The Irrawaddy, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, The Economist, The Asia Sentinel ... and The Asia Review of Books

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane, by Lisa See (Fiction)

in St. Louis Post-Dispatch, The Washington Post, USAToday, The Dallas Morning News, The Washington Times

The Book of the Dead, by Orikuchi Shinobu (Fiction; in translation)

in PopMatters

White Crane Lend Me Your Wings: A Tibetan Tale Love and War, by Tsewang Yishi Pemba (Fiction)

in The Hindustan Times ... and The Asia Review of Books

China's Banking Transformation: The Untold Story, by James Stent (Non-fiction)

in Asia Sentinel

The Dictator's Dilemma: The Chinese Communist Party's Strategy for Survival, by Bruce J. Dickson (Non-fiction)

in Asia Sentinel

Tokyo: A Biography, by Stephen Mansfield (Non-fiction)

in The Japan Times

The Poison of Love, by K.R. Meera (Fiction)

in The Wire