American Smoke: Journeys to the End of the Light Labor Day: True Birth Stories by Today’s Best Women Writers: Lost and Found in Johannesburg: A Memoir
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American Smoke

By Iain Sinclair

The visionary writer Iain Sinclair turns his sights to the Beat Generation in...

Labor Day: True Birth Stories by Today’s Best Women Writers

By Edited by Eleanor Henderson and Anna Solomon

Thirty acclaimed writers share their personal birth stories—the extraordinary,...

Lost and Found in Johannesburg

By Mark Gevisser

An inner life of Johannesburg that turns on the author’s fascination with...

Abroad: A Novel Bulletproof Vest: The Ballad of an Outlaw and His Daughter Mood Indigo: A Novel
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By Katie Crouch

From the author of the bestselling Girls in Trucks, a sad, wry testament...

Bulletproof Vest

By Maria Venegas

The haunting story of a daughter’s struggle to confront her father's turbulent—and...

Mood Indigo

By Boris Vian; Translated from the French by Stanley Chapman

The basis of the new major movie from Michel Gondry, starring Audrey Tautou,...

Thank You for Your Service: Silverchest: Poems Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design:
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Carla Furstenberg Cohen Literary Prize

Thank You for Your Service

By David Finkel

From a MacArthur Fellow and the author of The Good Soldiers, a profound look...

Lambda Literary Award - Nominee


By Carl Phillips

A bracingly beautiful new collection from the author of Double Shadow “After...

Writers’ Trust of Canada Awards Finalist

Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design

By Charles Montgomery

A globe-trotting, eye-opening exploration of how cities can—and do—make us...

Tim Winton's Eyrie: Trailer
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Tim Winton's Eyrie: Trailer

In Eyrie, Tim Winton crafts the story of Tom Keely, a man struggling to accomplish good in an utterly fallen world. Once an ambitious, altruistic environmentalist, Keely now finds himself broke, embroiled in scandal, and struggling to piece together some semblance of a life. From the heights of his urban high-rise apartment, he surveys the wreckage of his life and the world he’s tumbled out of love with. Just before he descends completely into pills and sorrow, a woman from his past and her preternatural ch
Kermit Lynch Alina Simone Lars Kepler
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Kermit Lynch

Kermit Lynch was born and raised in California. In 1972, he opened a retail wineshop and later began importing and distributing nationally....

Alina Simone

Alina Simone is a critically acclaimed singer who was born in Kharkov, Ukraine, and now lives in Brooklyn. Her music has been covered by a wide range of media,...

Lars Kepler

Lars Kepler is a pseudonym for a literary couple who live and write in Sweden.

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Down to the Crossroads Down to the Crossroads
Event Calendar Down to the Crossroads February 11 - April 26, 2014

Meet Aram Goudsouzian as he discusses his new book Down to the Crossroads.

Personal Intelligence
Event Calendar Personal Intelligence March 13 - May 5, 2014 - East Coast

See John D. Mayer read from his new book, Personal Intelligence.

Off Course Off Course
Event Calendar Off Course April 16 - May 18, 2014

Come meet Michelle Huneven, author of Blame, as she reads from her new novel, Off Course.

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