THE POWER BROKER by Robert Caro

THE POWER BROKER by Robert Caro

September 18, 2014

In honor of the 40th anniversary of Robert Caro’s biography of Robert Moses, THE POWER BROKER, the Daily Beast published an article “The Power Broker turns 40: How Robert Caro Wrote a Masterpiece” detailing the history of the book and discussing the ways in which it “rewrote the rules of biography.” Knopf originally published the book in 1974 and it won the Pulitzer Prize in 1975.

BOY ON ICE  by John Branch

BOY ON ICE by John Branch

September 18, 2014

As Brian Renvall of Library Journal says in a starred review, BOY ON ICE by John Branch is, “A heartbreaking examination of a young man’s life destroyed by the sport he loved. Highly recommended.” Norton will publish the book Oct. 1, 2014.

NOT MY FATHER’S SON by Alan Cumming

NOT MY FATHER’S SON by Alan Cumming

September 18, 2014

Recently in the news expressing his opinions about Scotland’s independence in a New York Times Op-Ed piece, Alan Cumming is an award-winning actor, singer, writer, producer and director. His moving memoir NOT MY FATHER’S SON will be published by Dey Street Books on October 7, 2014.

ALL OUR NAMES by Dinaw Mengestu

ALL OUR NAMES by Dinaw Mengestu

September 18, 2014

The Telegraph has named ALL OUR NAMES one of the Best Books of 2014, calling it “an impressive portrait of compromised friendship and global politics.” Knopf published the book on March 4, 2014.

Richard Preston, THE HOT ZONE

Richard Preston, THE HOT ZONE

September 18, 2014

The return of THE HOT ZONE to the New York Times Bestseller list was written about in the “Inside the List” column in the New York Times Book Review. The book is currently at number 17 on the Paperback Non-Fiction list for the week of September 14th. Random House originally published the book in 1994.

Nicholas Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn, A PATH APPEARS

Nicholas Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn, A PATH APPEARS

September 18, 2014

An excerpt from Nicholas Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn’s forthcoming book, A PATH APPEARS, was published on the front page of the Sunday Review for September 14th. Knopf will publish the book on September 23, 2014.

THE VAULT OF DREAMERS by Caragh O’Brien

THE VAULT OF DREAMERS by Caragh O’Brien

September 17, 2014

Publishers Weekly said of VAULT OF DREAMERS, “like viewers of The Forge Show, readers will want to keep watching Rosie.” Author Caragh O’Brien will be at Books of Wonder to discuss her latest work along with Emily Laybourne, Ann Aguire and Marike Rutkoski on Friday, September 19th at 6:00 PM. Roaring Book Press published the book on September 16th, 2014.

PAINTED HORSES by Malcolm Brooks

PAINTED HORSES by Malcolm Brooks

September 17, 2014

PAINTED HORSES by Malcolm Brooks has been chosen as a Fall 2014 Discover Great New Writers selection at Barnes & Noble. In a starred review, Library Journal said of PAINTED HORSES that it is “an outstanding debut novel that will linger in the reader’s mind,” and in a starred review Publishers Weekly said that “Brook’s debut captures the grandeur of the American West.” The author will be reading from his critically acclaimed novel at the Upper West Side Barnes and Noble on Wednesday, September 17th at 7:00 PM. Grove Atlantic published the book on August 5th, 2014.

SIDNEY SHELDON’S CHASING TOMORROW by Tilly Bagshawe

SIDNEY SHELDON’S CHASING TOMORROW by Tilly Bagshawe

September 12, 2014

#1 New York Times bestselling author Sidney Sheldon’s most popular and enduring heroine—Tracy Whitney of If Tomorrow Comes—returns in a sensational sequel full of passion, suspense, and breathtaking twists. Coming in hardcover from William Morrow, an Imprint of HarperCollins Publishers on October 7.

10% HAPPIER by Dan Harris

10% HAPPIER by Dan Harris

September 12, 2014

Dan Harris’ 10% HAPPIER: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Actually Works – A True Story is on Denver Post (#10) and LA Times (#15) bestseller lists for the week ending 9/7 and has won the Living Now Award for Inspirational Male Memoir. IT books published the book in hardcover March 11, 2014.