John Lanchester

Capital

Pepys Road: an ordinary street in the Capital. Each house has seen its fair share of first […]

Simon Reynolds

Retromania

We live in a pop age gone loco for retro and crazy for commemoration. Band reformations and […]

Herbert A. Leibowitz

Something Urgent I Have to Say to You

Herbert Leibowitz’s “Something Urgent I Have to Say to You” provides a new perspective on the life […]

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Flappers and Philosophers

Encompassing the very best of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s short fiction, this collection spans his career, from the […]

Jonathan Coe

The Terrible Privacy of Maxwell Sim

Maxwell Sim seems to have hit rock bottom: separated from his wife and daughter, estranged from his […]

Blake Bailey

Cheever

From the acclaimed author of A Tragic Honesty: The Life and Work of Richard Yates comes the […]

Rob Young

Electric Eden

In this groundbreaking survey of more than a century of music making in the British Isles, Rob […]

August Kleinzahler

Sleeping It Off in Rapid City

The first broad retrospective of August Kleinzahler’s career, Sleeping It Ofƒ in Rapid City gathers poems from […]

Sylvia Plath

Ariel – The Restored Edition

Sylvia Plath’s famous collection, as she intended it. When Sylvia Plath died, she not only left behind […]

Linwood Barclay

Fear the Worst

Tim Blake is an average guy. He sells cars. He has an ex-wife who’s moved in with […]

Louise Welsh

Naming the Bones

Knee-deep in the mud of an ancient burial ground, a winter storm raging around him, and at […]

Hilary Mantel

Bring Up the Bodies

The sequel to the Man Booker-winning Wolf Hall. ‘My boy Thomas, give him a dirty look and […]

Susan Sontag

As Consciousness is Harnessed to Flesh

Part two of Susan Sontag’s journals This, the second of three volumes of Susan Sontag’s journals and […]

Mark Haddon

The Red House

After his mother’s death, Richard, a newly remarried hospital consultant, decides to build bridges with his estranged […]

Toni Morrison

Home

America’s most celebrated novelist, Nobel Prize-winner Toni Morrison extends her profound take on our history with this […]