THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

11th December 2012

Robert Caro’s THE PASSAGE OF POWER has been named one of the 10 best books of 2012 by The New York Times Book Review. Knopf published the book May 1, 2012.

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A GIRL AND HER PIG by April Bloomfield

A GIRL AND HER PIG by April Bloomfield

11th December 2012

April Bloomfield’s A GIRL AND HER PIG has been named Best Woman Chef Book in the USA by the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards for 2012. Ecco published the book April 10, 2012.

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Jasper Fforde, THE LAST DRAGONSLAYER

Jasper Fforde, THE LAST DRAGONSLAYER

11th December 2012

Jasper Fforde’s THE LAST DRAGONSLAYER has been selected as one of The New York Times Notable Children’s Books for 2012. Harcourt Children’s Books published the book October 2, 2012.

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THE SINS OF THE MOTHER by Danielle Steel

THE SINS OF THE MOTHER and A GIFT OF HOPE by Danielle Steel

11th December 2012

Danielle Steel’s THE SINS OF THE MOTHER and A GIFT OF HOPE both had their first appearance on the New York Times Bestseller List for the week of November 18, 2012. THE SINS OF THE MOTHER debuted at #2 on the Fiction Hardcover List and #3 on the Fiction E-Book List. A GIFT OF HOPE debuted at #7 on the Nonfiction Hardcover List and at #3 on the Nonfiction E-Book List.

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MIDDLE MEN by Jim Gavin

MIDDLE MEN by Jim Gavin

11th December 2012

Jim Gavin’s MIDDLE MEN received a starred Library Journal review, calling it “uniformly laugh-out-loud funny … [a] stellar collection marked by an irreverent, deadpan humor and postmodern sensibility.” A Booklist review called it “distinctive and powerful…Gavin plumbs the hearts and minds of his men with laser like accuracy, but he also brings surprising humor to the stories.” Simon & Schuster will publish the book February 12, 2013.

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THE GREAT CONVERGENCE by Kishore Mahbubani

THE GREAT CONVERGENCE by Kishore Mahbubani

11th December 2012

Kishore Mahbubani’s THE GREAT CONVERGENCE: Asia, the West, and the Logic of One World received a positive review in Kirkus. Mahbubani’s book is a “manifesto for multilateralism, one-worldism, [and] social justice.” PublicAffairs will publish the book February 12, 2013.

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KIND OF KIN by Rilla Askew

KIND OF KIN by Rilla Askew

11th December 2012

Rilla Askew’s KIND OF KIN has received a review from Booklist, calling it a “compelling, deliberate novel … rich, rewarding, and humane.” Ecco will publish the book January 8, 2013.

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THE RIVER OF NO RETURN by Bee Ridgway

THE RIVER OF NO RETURN by Bee Ridgway

11th December 2012

Bee Ridgway’s debut novel, THE RIVER OF NO RETURN, will be featured in Vanity Fair’s ‘Hot Type’ column in their April 2013 issue. Dutton will publish the book April 23, 2013.

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FRANCES AND BERNARD by Carlene Bauer

FRANCES AND BERNARD by Carlene Bauer

11th December 2012

Carlene Bauer’s FRANCES AND BERNARD received a starred Publishers Weekly review, calling it “well written, engrossing, funny, sweet, and sad.” Library Journal also reviewed the book noting that its “remarkable method of storytelling…will appeal to readers who enjoying plumbing the depths of the human condition.” Houghton Mifflin Harcourt will publish the book February 5, 2013.

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A FOREIGN COUNTRY by Charles Cumming

A FOREIGN COUNTRY by Charles Cumming

11th December 2012

Charles Cumming’s contemporary spy thriller, A FOREIGN COUNTRY, has been named a Guardian Thriller Pick of the Year. St. Martin’s Press published the book August 7, 2012.

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THE NEW YORK TIMES 100 NOTABLE BOOKS OF 2012

10th December 2012

Tom Reiss’ THE BLACK COUNT: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo, Karen Elliott House’s ON SAUDIA ARABIA: Its People, Past, Religion, Fault Lines-and Future, and Robert A. Caro’s THE PASSAGE OF POWER: The Years of Lyndon Johnson have all been selected for The New York Times 100 Notable Books of 2012 list.

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