IT’S ALL GOOD by Gwyneth Paltrow

IT’S ALL GOOD by Gwyneth Paltrow

15th March 2013

Gwyneth Paltrow, Academy-Award winning actress and bestselling cookbook author, returns with recipes for the foods she eats when she wants to lose weight, look good, and feel more energetic. Grand Central Life & Style will publish the book April 2, 2013.

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SIDNEY SHELDON’S THE TIDES OF MEMORY by Tilly Bagshawe

SIDNEY SHELDON’S THE TIDES OF MEMORY by Tilly Bagshawe

15th March 2013

#1 New York Times Bestselling author Sidney Sheldon’s THE TIDES OF MEMORY by Tilly Bagshawe once again delivers the constant excitement, the spectacular twists, the intense passion and the shocking secrets we all love in Sheldon’s style, becoming another beloved classic in his long list of bestsellers. William Morrow will publish the book April 9, 2013.

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THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

15th March 2013

Robert Caro is interviewed on his multi-volume biography of Lyndon B. Johnson in The Christian Science Monitor’s “Chapter & Verse” blog: “Robert Caro likes to say that he isn’t writing about Lyndon Johnson’s life. Instead, the 36th president’s tireless biographer says, he uses LBJ as a focal point to explore the use of power in the American political system.” Knopf published the fourth volume of the series, THE PASSAGE OF POWER May 1, 2012.

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A GUIDE TO BEING BORN by Ramona Ausubel

A GUIDE TO BEING BORN by Ramona Ausubel

15th March 2013

Ramona Ausubel’s A GUIDE TO BEING BORN was positively mentioned in a New York Times article analyzing the resurgence of the short story form and praising the “unusually rich crop of short-story collections” this year. Riverhead will publish the book May 2, 2013.

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RODIN’S DEBUTANTE by Ward Just

RODIN’S DEBUTANTE by Ward Just

15th March 2013

Ward Just was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters this year, one of only three new members. His latest novel RODIN’s DEBUTANTE was published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt on March 1, 2011.

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BACK TO BLOOD by Tom Wolfe

BACK TO BLOOD by Tom Wolfe

15th March 2013

Tom Wolfe’s BACK TO BLOOD audio edition received a starred review in Booklist: “This marvelous production of Wolfe’s latest romp features not only [Lou Diamond] Phillips’ spot-on reading but a sprinkling of Latin and rap music to mark chapters and begin and end each disc.” Little, Brown published the book October 23, 2012.

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THE RESURRECTIONIST : The Lost Work of Dr. Spencer Black by E.B. Hudspeth

THE RESURRECTIONIST: The Lost Work of Dr. Spencer Black by E.B. Hudspeth

15th March 2013

Featured as a Publisher’s Weekly Pick of the Week, this innovative book is called, “a welcome addition to any library of dark fantasy, with its beautiful portraiture and gripping description of a man’s descent into perversity.” Quirk Books will publish on May 21, 2013.

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HARVARD SQUARE by André Aciman

HARVARD SQUARE by André Aciman

15th March 2013

HARVARD SQUARE by André Aciman received a positive review in Booklist: “an interesting look at the dilemmas of identity, the concept of home, and our enduring need to belong.” W.W. Norton will publish the book April 8, 2013.

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THIS IS THE WAY by Gavin Corbett

THIS IS THE WAY by Gavin Corbett

15th March 2013

Gavin Corbett’s THIS IS THE WAY received glowing reviews in The New Statesman, the Irish Times, and the Guardian, while the Daily Telegraph named Corbett one of the most promising Five Young Novelists of 2013 calling THIS IS THE WAY “a topical and timeless story of identity, rivalry and survival” and praising Corbett as a “refreshing and relevant literary voice.” The Guardian praised Corbett’s “sly and lovely humour” and declared, “This is a memorable work from a gifted writer whose next moves we should await with very keen interest.”

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TIGER RAG by Nicholas Christopher

TIGER RAG by Nicholas Christopher

15th March 2013

TIGER RAG by Nicholas Christopher received a positive review in The New Yorker, saying that “Christopher writes lovingly about jazz and artfully evokes characters’ fragile inner states.” The Dial Press published the book January 1, 2013.

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ELDERS by Ryan McIlvain

ELDERS by Ryan McIlvain

15th March 2013

Ryan McIlvain’s debut novel ELDERS was positively reviewed in Slate, and McIlvain was interviewed in Shelf Awareness. Slate said, “McIlvain dissects the mix of need and ambition and genuine faith that fuel a disciplined devotion to a demanding way of life, and he’s also sensitive to the sometimes imperial obliviousness of Mormon [missionaries]”. In the Book Brahmin section of Shelf Awareness, McIlvain discusses his top five authors, the book that changed his life, and his favorite line from a book. Hogarth published the book March 5, 2013.

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LEXICON by Max Barry

LEXICON by Max Barry

15th March 2013

Film rights for Max Barry’s highly anticipated fifth novel, LEXICON, have been optioned by Matthew Vaughn, (writer/director of “Kick-Ass” and “X-Men: First Class” ). The Penguin Press will publish the book on June 18, 2013.

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