WINNERS TAKE ALL by Anand Giridharadas

WINNERS TAKE ALL by Anand Giridharadas

January 4, 2019

WINNERS TAKE ALL was featured by the New Yorker in their 2018 In Review piece “More Books We Loved in 2018.” Masha Gessen, in her write-up on the book says “In lucid and witty prose, Giridharadas exposes the magical-thinking nature of win-win solutions.” Knopf published the book on August 28, 2018.

A WONDERFUL STROKE OF LUCK by Ann Beattie

A WONDERFUL STROKE OF LUCK by Ann Beattie

January 4, 2019

Huffington Post named Ann Beattie’s A WONDERFUL STROKE OF LUCK as one of the “61 Books We’re Looking Forward To Reading In 2019.” Viking will publish the book on April 2, 2019.

IN WEST MILLS by De’Shawn Charles Winslow

IN WEST MILLS by De’Shawn Charles Winslow

January 4, 2019

Nylon named De’Shawn Charles Winslow’s debut novel as one of the “50 Books You’ll Want To Read in 2019,” calling it “remarkable in its ability to create a fully realized world.” Rumpus also featured IN WEST MILLS in “What to Read When 2019 Is Just Around the Corner.” Bloomsbury will publish the book on June 4, 2019.

WE CAST A SHADOW by Maurice Carlos Ruffin

WE CAST A SHADOW by Maurice Carlos Ruffin

January 4, 2019

Huffington Post named Maurice Carlos Ruffin’s debut novel as one of the “61 Books We’re Looking Forward To Reading In 2019.” One World will publish the book on January 29, 2019.

TOUCHING THE DRAGON by James Hatch & Christian D’Andrea

TOUCHING THE DRAGON by James Hatch & Christian D’Andrea

January 4, 2019

Military Times named TOUCHING THE DRAGON by James Hatch and Christian D’Andrea as one of the Best Book of 2018, calling the memoir “irresistible.” Knopf published the book on May 15, 2018.

INSURRECTO by Gina Apostol

INSURRECTO by Gina Apostol

January 4, 2019

The New York Times Book Reviewer Jen McDonald calls INSURRECTO “brilliant” and praises Apostol as a “magician with language.” Soho Press published the book on November 13, 2018.

THE INCOMPLETE BOOK OF RUNNING by Peter Sagal

THE INCOMPLETE BOOK OF RUNNING by Peter Sagal

December 14, 2018

The New York Times calls THE INCOMPLETE BOOK OF RUNNING “funny, well written…filled with humility and perpetually on the scan for moments of stray grace.” Simon & Schuster published the book on October 30, 2018.

THE TERRIBLE by Yrsa Daley-Ward

THE TERRIBLE by Yrsa Daley-Ward

December 14, 2018

Yrsa Daley-Ward’s memoir THE TERRIBLE has been longlisted for the PEN Open Book Award, awarded to “an exceptional book-length work of any genre by an author of color.” Jamal Jordan, the digital editor of the New York Times, also picked THE TERRIBLE for the week’s New & Noteworthy column. Penguin Books published the book on June 5, 2018.

THE ISLAND DWELLERS by Jen Silverman

THE ISLAND DWELLERS by Jen Silverman

December 14, 2018

Jen Silverman’s debut story collection THE ISLAND DWELLERS has been longlisted for the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction, awarded to a collection that “represents distinguished literary achievement and suggests great promise.” Random House published the book on May 1, 2018.

OPEN ME by Lisa Locascio

OPEN ME by Lisa Locascio

December 14, 2018

Entropy Magazine nominated Lisa Locascio’s debut novel OPEN ME as one of the Best Fiction Books of 2018. Grove Atlantic published the book on August 7, 2018.