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The Live New Departures Jazz Poetry Septet

Blues For The Hitchhiking Dead

The Live New Departures Jazz Poetry Septet Blues For The Hitchhiking Dead (Jazz Poetry SuperJam #1) The […]

Colum McCann


In the National Book Award–winning Let the Great World Spin, Colum McCann thrilled readers with a marvelous high-wire act […]

John Le Carré

A Delicate Truth

A counter-terror operation, codenamed Wildlife, is being mounted in Britain’s most precious colony. Its purpose: to capture […]

David Guterson

The Other

Seattle, 1972: Neil Countryman and John William Barry, two teenage boys from very different backgrounds, are at […]

James Salter

All That Is

‘Sentence for sentence, Salter is the master’ Richard Ford A major new novel, his first work of […]

Taiye Selasi

Ghana Must Go

   A stunning novel, spanning generations and continents, Ghana Must Go by rising star Taiye Selasi is […]

Donna Leon

The Golden Egg

Twenty-one years ago, when a conductor was poisoned and the Questura sent a man to investigate, readers […]

Julian Barnes

Levels of Life

‘You put together two things that have not been put together before. And the world is changed…’ […]

Jeanette Winterson

Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?

In 1985 Jeanette Winterson’s first novel, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit, was published. It tells the […]

Dave Eggers

A Hologram for the King

In a rising Saudi Arabian city, far from weary, recession-scarred America, a struggling businessman pursues a last-ditch […]

Sylvia Plath

Johnny Panic and the Bible of Dreams

From her mid-teens Sylvia Plath wrote stories, at first easily and successfully, but then with increasing difficulty […]

Lorrie Moore


In these tales of loss and pleasure, lovers and family, a woman learns to conduct an affair, […]

J.M. Coetzee

The Childhood of Jesus

The mysterious, masterful new novel from J.M. Coetzee, twice winner of the Booker Prize and winner of […]

Guest review
John Boyne

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

During World War II, a story develops through the innocent eyes of Bruno, an eight-year-old boy, son […]

David Thomson

Have You Seen…?

More than one thousand pages in the voice of our most provocative contemporary film critic and historian—a […]