An engrossing debut novel that cannily reimagines the extraordinary life and mysterious death of bohemian Georgetown socialite Mary Pinchot Meyer— secret lover of JFK, ex-wife of a CIA chief, sexual adventurer, LSD explorer and early feminist living by her own rules.
She was a longtime lover of JFK.
She was the ex-wife of a CIA chief.
"Charyn's blunt, brilliantly crafted prose bubbles with the pleasure of nailing life to the page in just the right words. . . . Cesare is] provocative, stimulating and deeply satisfying." --Washington Post
In Eden Mine, the award-winning author of Black River examines the aftershocks of an act of domestic terrorism rooted in a small Montana town on the brink of abandonment, as it tears apart a family, tests the faith of a pastor and the loyalty of a sister, and mines the deep rifts that come when the reach of the government clashes with individual freedom
Shuggie Bain is the unforgettable story of young Hugh "Shuggie" Bain, a sweet and lonely boy who spends his 1980s childhood in run-down public housing in Glasgow, Scotland. Thatcher's policies have put husbands and sons out of work, and the city's notorious drugs epidemic is waiting in the wings.
Finalist for the Desmond Elliott Prize
A “superb debut”* novel—based on the story of the author’s grandmother—following an aristocratic woman who abandons her family and her money in search of a life she can claim as her own.$26.99ISBN: 9780062951809Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Ecco - March 31st, 2020
“Startlingly original and deeply moving.... Chang here establishes herself as one of the most important of the new generation of American writers.” — George Saunders$27.00ISBN: 9780374117948Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - February 4th, 2020
A Los Angeles Times Bestseller
"In The Cactus League [Emily Nemens] provides her readers with what amounts to a miniature, self-enclosed world that is funny and poignant and lovingly observed." --Charles McGrath, The New York Times Book Review$16.95ISBN: 9781948226547Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Catapult - January 14th, 2020
A surgeon flees a scandal in the city and accepts a job at a village clinic. He buys antibiotics out of pocket, squashes roaches, and chafes at the interventions of the corrupt officer who oversees his work.$18.00ISBN: 9781524749132Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Pantheon - November 5th, 2019
Starting with Bad Behavior in the 1980s, Mary Gaitskill has been writing about gender relations with searing, even prophetic honesty. In This Is Pleasure, she considers our present moment through the lens of a particular #MeToo incident.
$27.00ISBN: 9780525538110Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Riverhead Books - November 5th, 2019
A Lambda Literary Award Finalist, 2020.
A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice. Named a Most Anticipated Book of Fall by The New York Times, Real Simple, Electric Literature, and more.
$27.95ISBN: 9780385545471Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Doubleday - January 14th, 2020
“[An] insightful, unsettling look at how technology impacts our lives. . .Kavenna has skillfully made our present feel like dystopian fiction.” USA TODAY
Named a Best Book of 2020 by USA TODAY$27.00ISBN: 9780374272081Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: MCD - March 3rd, 2020
Barnes & Noble Discover pick for March 2020
Amazon Editors’ Pick for March 2020
Sharks in the Time of Saviors is a groundbreaking debut novel that folds the legends of Hawaiian gods into an engrossing family saga; a story of exile and the pursuit of salvation from Kawai Strong Washburn.