Xiaolu Guo

Once Upon a Time in the East

When she is born her parents hand her over to a childless peasant couple in the mountains. […]

Gloria Steinem

My Life on the Road

Gloria Steinem had an itinerant childhood. Every fall, her father would pack the family into the car […]

Laurie Penny

Unspeakable Things

Clear-eyed, witty and irreverent, Laurie Penny is as ruthless in her dissection of modern feminism and class […]

Michael Finkel

The Stranger in the Woods

Many people dream of escaping modern life, but most will never act on it. This is the remarkable […]

Siri Hustvedt

A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women

A compelling and radical collection of essays on art, feminism, neuroscience, psychology, and philosophy from prize-winning novelist […]

Clare O'Dea

The Naked Swiss

In The Naked Swiss: A Nation Behind 10 Myths, Clare O’Dea promises to change the way the […]

Marina Abramovic

Walk Through Walls

“I had experienced absolute freedom—I had felt that my body was without boundaries, limitless; that pain didn’t […]

Vivienne Westwood

Get a Life! – The Diaries of Vivienne Westwood

Vivienne Westwood began Get A Life, her online diary, in 2010 with an impassioned post about Native […]

Elena Ferrante

Frantumaglia

A Writer’s Journey From the author of My Brilliant Friend This book invites readers into Elena Ferrante’s […]

Robbie Robertson

Testimony

 Robbie Robertson’s singular contributions to popular music have made him one of the most beloved songwriters and […]

J.C.H. King

Blood and Land – The Story of Native North America

Blood and Land is a dazzling, panoramic account of the history and achievements of Native North Americans, […]

Simon Reynolds

Shock and Awe – Glam Rock and It’s Legacy

As the sixties dream faded, a new flamboyant movement electrified the world: GLAM! In Shock and Awe, […]

J.D. Vance

Hillbilly Elegy

About the Book ‘THE POLITICAL BOOK OF THE YEAR’ Sunday Times ‘You will not read a more […]

John Burnside

Waking Up In Toytown

In the early 80s, after a decade of drug abuse and borderline mental illness, John Burnside resolved […]

Robert Shelton

No Direction Home

Robert Shelton met Bob Dylan when the young singer first arrived in New York. He became Dylan’s […]