Ben Yagoda

The B-Side

Everybody knows and loves the American Songbook. But it’s a bit less widely understood that in about […]

Kim Gordon

Girl in a Band

There are few artists who inspire such reverence as Kim Gordon. In Girl in a Band she […]

Richard Price writing as Harry Brandt

The Whites

The electrifying debut of a new master of American crime fiction, Harry Brandt—the pen name of novelist […]

Reif Larsen

I am Radar

In 1975, a black child is mysteriously born to white parents. His name is Radar Radmanovic. Falling […]

Miranda July

The First Bad Man

From the acclaimed filmmaker, artist, and bestselling author of No One Belongs Here More Than You, a […]

David Lodge

Quite a Good Time to Be Born

‘I drew my first breath on the 28th of January 1935, which was quite a good time […]

NoViolet Bulawayo

We Need New Names

* Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2013* * US National Book Award 5 Under 35 * […]

A.L. Kennedy

All the Rage

Shortlisted for the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award Here, as before, lies the battlefield of the […]

Smith Henderson

Fourth of July Creek

A dark and powerful debut novel set in the hardscrabble American heartlands. Nominated for the Folio Prize […]

Christopher Simon Sykes

Hockney – A Pilgrim’s Progress

In this fascinating and entertaining second volume, Christopher Sykes explores the life and work of Britain’s most […]

A.N. Wilson

Victoria – A Life

Acclaimed historian A. N. Wilson gives a sweeping, definitive biography of one of the most recognizable yet […]

Andy Weir

The Martian

Reviews The best book I’ve read in ages. Clear your schedule before you crack the seal. This […]

William Gibson

The Peripheral

William Gibson returns with his first novel since 2010’s New York Times–bestselling Zero History. Where Flynne and […]

Michel Faber

The Book of Strange New Things

Peter Leigh is a missionary called to go on the journey of a lifetime. Leaving behind his […]

Jasper Johns

Gray

Jasper Johns (American, b. 1930), one of today’s most acclaimed and influential artists, is rarely considered in […]