KIND OF KIN by Rilla Askew

KIND OF KIN by Rilla Askew

15th March 2013

Rilla Askew’s KIND OF KIN received a positive review in The Seattle Times, calling it “an affecting new novel …[that] confronts head-on the realities of our era.” Ecco published the book January, 2013.

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MIDDLE MEN by Jim Gavin

MIDDLE MEN by Jim Gavin

15th March 2013

Jim Gavin was interviewed in the LA Times, Interview Magazine, Kirkus, and Shelf Awareness about such topics as his cultural influences, his writing process, and the mix of fiction and fact that comprise the stories in his debut collection, MIDDLE MEN. The LA Times praised the book’s “subtle arc,” while Kirkus praised its “poignant realism and comedy of the absurd.” Shelf Awareness called the collection “sardonic, sometimes sweet” and “Evelyn Waugh-esque,” while Interview Magazine praised Gavin’s ability to “invite his readers to laugh along with him.”

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YOU by Austin Grossman

YOU by Austin Grossman

15th March 2013

Austin Grossman’s novel, YOU, received a starred review from BOOKLIST saying “ He invites us into the world of video games, introduces us to the people whose lives revolve around them, and makes us feel right at home. This is only Grossman’s second novel, but, given the strength of this and his first book, we can only await his next offering with keen anticipation.” Mulholland Books will publish the book April 16, 2013.

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WISE MEN by Stuart Nadler

WISE MEN by Stuart Nadler

15th March 2013

Stuart Nadler’s WISE MEN was positively reviewed in Oprah Magazine, Bloomberg, Winnipeg Free Press, Dallas Morning News, The Last Magazine, and L Magazine, which called the book “stunning…honest, open, achingly tender and, above all, compulsively readable.” Oprah Magazine calls the novel “complex and honest” and “emotionally searing.” The Last Magazine raves that “Wise Men is a delicate and incisive portrait…Nadler writes with plainspoken clarity that feels instantly timeless.”

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THE MINIATURE WIFE AND OTHER STORIES by Manuel Gonzales

THE MINIATURE WIFE AND OTHER STORIES by Manuel Gonzales

15th March 2013

Manuel Gonzales’ THE MINIATURE WIFE AND OTHER STORIES received a rave review in Vol.1 Brooklyn and was mentioned in a New York Times article praising the “unusually rich crop of short-story collections” this year. Vol.1 Brooklyn said, “Gonzales excels in writing about the absurd in a straightlaced manner…the vast majority of these works elicit both wonder and dread.” Riverhead published the book January 10, 2013.

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BLOODFIRE QUEST by Terry Brooks

BLOODFIRE QUEST by Terry Brooks

15th March 2013

BLOODFIRE QUEST: THE DARK LEGACY OF SHANNARA by Terry Brooks received a positive review from the Associated Press, which raves that “Brooks doesn’t waste a word in this intense and exhilarating fantasy.” Del Rey published the book March 12, 2013.

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FRANCES AND BERNARD by Carlene Bauer

FRANCES AND BERNARD by Carlene Bauer

15th March 2013

Carlene Bauer’s FRANCES AND BERNARD received rave reviews in both People Magazine and The Boston Globe. People called it a “moving tale” and gave it 3 out of 4 stars. The Boston Globe, praised Bauer’s “sharp, witty, and elegant prose” and said that “after finishing this sweet and somber novel, we…marvel at the subtlety of what Bauer has wrought out of history and a generous imagination.”

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UNTIL THE END OF TIME by Danielle Steel

UNTIL THE END OF TIME by Danielle Steel

7th March 2013

Danielle Steel’s UNTIL THE END OF TIME has earned the No. 1 spot on the United Kingdom’s ‘The Sunday Times’ hardcover fiction list. Delacorte Press published the book January 29, 2013.

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HALF THE SKY by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn

HALF THE SKY by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn

7th March 2013

Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn’s book HALF THE SKY: TURNING OPPRESSION INTO OPPORTUNITY FOR WOMEN WORLDWIDE has been developed into a Facebook game. The game is the first Facebook game with direct virtual to real-life translation; the tasks and issues portrayed in the game all have a real-world equivalent in donations and social action opportunities. Knopf published the book September 8th, 2009.

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THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

1st March 2013

Robert Caro won the 2012 National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography for his book THE PASSAGE OF POWER: THE YEARS OF LYNDON JOHNSON. This marks the third time he has received the award. Knopf published THE PASSAGE OF POWER on May 1, 2012.

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Richard Phillips

Richard Phillips on Amazon

1st March 2013

Richard Phillips is presently the second most popular author by Kindle sales on Amazon. His top books include WORMHOLE, THE SECOND SHIP, and IMMUNE.

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YOU by Austin Grossman

YOU by Austin Grossman

1st March 2013

Max Barry, author of Jennifer Government and Machine Man, calls YOU:
“A brilliant, incisive, and very funny journey through the adolescence of the computer game industry, delving with wit and charm into the fascinating question of exactly whose story is being told.” Mulholland Books will publish YOU on April 16, 2013.

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