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Yewande Omotoso

The Woman Next Door

Hortensia and Marion are next door neighbours in a charming, bougainvillea-laden Cape Town suburb. One is black, […]

Toby Litt

Patience

MEET ELLIOTT. Elliott is something of a genius. He is hugely intelligent. He’s an incredible observer. He […]

Maaza Mengiste

The Shadow King

ETHIOPIA. 1935. With the threat of Mussolini’s army looming, recently orphaned Hirut struggles to adapt to her […]

Regina Porter

The Travelers

Meet James Samuel Vincent, an affluent Manhattan attorney who shirks his modest Irish American background but hews […]

Richard Bradford

Orwell – A Man of Our Time

As one of the most enduringly popular and controversial novelists of the last century, the 70th anniversary […]

Ted Gioia

Music – A Subversive History

From the dawn of civilization to the modern-day music scene, this breathtaking global history reveals how songs […]

Johnny Pitts

Afropean

Afropean is an on-the-ground documentary of areas where Europeans of African descent are juggling their multiple allegiances […]

Lucy Ellmann

Ducks, Newburyport

LATTICING one cherry pie after another, an Ohio housewife tries to bridge the gaps between reality and […]

André Aciman

Find Me

In this spellbinding new exploration of the varieties of love, the author of Call Me by Your […]

Arnod & Jenifer Favre

Swiss Fondue

The fine art of fondue in 52 tasty recipes Surprise your friends and loved ones with a […]

Simon Bajada

Baltic

Baltic showcases the food culture of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, three countries experiencing new energy and interest […]

Sean Brock

South

Southern food is one of the most beloved and delicious cuisines in America. And who better to […]

Ted Gioia

The History of Jazz

Ted Gioia’s History of Jazz has been universally hailed as a classic—acclaimed by jazz critics and fans […]

Saniee Parinoush

The Book of Fate

Selected as one of World Literature Today’s 75 Notable Translations of 2013 Spanning five turbulent decades in […]

Julian Barnes

The Man in the Red Coat

The Man Booker Prize-winning author of The Sense of an Ending takes us on a rich, witty […]