Tagged: New Vessel Press

Pol­lak’s Arm by Hans von Trotha

Pol­lak’s Arm by Hans von Trotha

Trans­la­tor: Elis­a­beth Lauf­fer October 16, 1943, inside the Vatican as darkness descends upon Rome. Having been alerted to the Nazi plan to round up the city’s Jewish population the next day, Monsignor F. dispatches...

The Piano Student by Lea Singer

The Piano Student by Lea Singer

Translator: Elis­a­beth Lauf­fer The Piano Student centers on an affair between one of the 20th century’s most celebrated pianists, Vladimir Horowitz, and his young male student, Nico Kaufmann, in the late 1930s. As Europe hurtles...

The Dri­ve by Yair Assulin

The Dri­ve by Yair Assulin

Translator: Jes­si­ca Cohen This searing novel tells the journey of a young Israeli soldier at the breaking point, unable to continue carrying out his military service, yet terrified of the consequences of leaving the...

Vil­la of Delirium by Adrien Goetz

Vil­la of Delirium by Adrien Goetz

Translator: Natasha Lehrer Along the French Riviera in the early 1900s, an illustrious family in thrall to classical antiquity builds a fabulous villa―a replica of a Greek palace, complete with marble columns and frescoes...