Homepage

New Releases

Junipero Serra
My Grandfather's Gallery
Front Porch Politics

New Releases

View More
Junipero Serra

Junipero Serra

By Steven W. Hackel

A portrait of the priest and colonialist who is one of the most important figures in California’s...

My Grandfather's Gallery

My Grandfather's Gallery

By Anne Sinclair, Shaun Whiteside

A singular man in the history of modern art, betrayed by Vichy, is the subject of this riveting...

Front Porch Politics

Front Porch Politics

By Michael Stewart Foley

“Reading this book revives the spirit of civic action today for those who are unjustifiably forlorn...

Coming Soon

Political Order and Political Decay
Junipero Serra
Holding On Upside Down

Coming Soon

View More
Political Order and Political Decay

Political Order and Political Decay

By Francis Fukuyama

The second volume of the bestselling landmark work on the history of the modern stateWriting in The Wall...

Junipero Serra

Junipero Serra

By Steven W. Hackel

A portrait of the priest and colonialist who is one of the most important figures in California’s...

Holding On Upside Down

Holding On Upside Down

By Linda Leavell

Winner of the Plutarch Award for the Best Biography of 2013Winner of the PEN Weld Award for...

Awards

Holding On Upside Down
The Chameleon Couch
The Ghost Writer

Awards

View More
Holding On Upside Down

PEN Literary Award - Winner

Holding On Upside Down

By Linda Leavell

Winner of the Plutarch Award for the Best Biography of 2013A mesmerizing and essential biography of the...

The Chameleon Couch

National Book Awards - Finalist

The Chameleon Couch

By Yusef Komunyakaa

A Boston Globe Best Poetry Book of 2011A new and intimate collection from one of America's most...

The Ghost Writer

National Book Awards - Finalist

The Ghost Writer

By Philip Roth

Exactly twenty years ago, Philip Roth made his debut with Goodbye, Columbus, a book that immediately...

Watch

Watch

View More

The Originals Series Katherine Faw Morris and Deniro Farrar

The Originals Series presents YOUNG GOD author Katherine Faw Morris and Deniro Farrar in our first-ever outdoor production, hosted by BuzzFeed's Isaac Fitzgerald at Interstate. Video by Lopez Williams.

Featured Author

Jeremy Treglown
Stephen Apkon
Averill Curdy

Featured Author

View More
Jeremy Treglown

Jeremy Treglown

Jeremy Treglown is a British writer and critic who spends part of every year in Spain and has written...

Stephen Apkon

Stephen Apkon

Stephen Apkon is the Founder and Executive Director of The Jacob Burns Film Center, a non-profit film...

Averill Curdy

Averill Curdy

Averill Curdy was born in the Pacific Northwest, where she worked as an arts administrator and in the...

Tours & events

Tours & events

View More

Hild

05 Nov - 05 Nov 2014

A brilliant, lush, sweeping historical novel about the rise of the most powerful woman of the Middle...

My Two Italies

04 Oct - 04 Oct 2014

A poignant personal account from a child of Calabrian peasants whose lifelong study of Italy unveils...

The Emerald Light in the Air

24 Sep - 24 Sep 2014

Nothing is simple for the men and women in Donald Antrim’s stories. As they do the things we all...

Connect with us

Reading Guides

Visit our reading group site for the latest reading guides, tips for book clubs, and more.

Guides

Catalogs