Written by Parker, Harry
"Anatomy of a Soldier "is a stunning first novel of patriotism, heroism, and profound humanism that will immediately take its place on the shelf of classics about what it truly means to be at war. Let s imagine a man called Captain Tom Barnes, aka BA5799, who s leading British troops in the war zone.
Written by Harrison, Jim
Among the most indelible American novelists of the last hundred years . . . [Harrison] remains at the height of his powers. Dwight Garner, "The New York Times" on "The River Swimmer" "New York Times" bestselling author Jim Harrison is one of our most beloved and acclaimed writers, adored by both readers and critics.
Written by Mosley, Walter
The welcome return of Leonid McGill, Walter Mosley's NYC-based private eye, his East Coast foil to his immortal L.A.-based detective Easy Rawlins. As theBoston Globeraved, "A poignantly real character, [McGill is] not only the newest of the great fictional detectives, but also an incisive and insightful commentator on the American scene."
Written by Aragon, Louis
This novel, much of it written amidst the horror of the trenches when Louis Aragon (1897-1982) was a medical orderly during the First World War, demonstrates the chasm that separates the works of the artists and writers of what would become Dadaism and those, say, of the English War poets. In a world of moral destitution beyond any rational forbearance, what can remain?
Written by Nader, Ralph
Ralph Nader's newest work of the imagination, Animal Envy, is a fable about the kinds of intelligences that are all around us in other animals. What would animals tell us about themselves, about us if there were a common language among all animal species? A bracingly simple idea, one that has been used before in books like George Orwell's Animal Farm and E. B.
Written by Emma Jane Unsworth
It is the moment every twenty-something must confront: the time to grow up. Adulthood looms, with all it's numbing tranquility and stifling complacency. The end of prolonged adolescence is near.
Written by Lewis Carroll
Celebrating the 150th anniversary of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland comes this richly illustrated and expanded collector’s edition of Martin Gardner’s The Annotated Alice.
Written by Woodson, Jacqueline
National Book AwardFinalistNew York Times Bestseller The acclaimed New York Times bestselling and National Book Award winning author of Brown Girl Dreaming delivers her first adult novel in twenty years.