News in March 2014
News in March 2014
10% HAPPIER debuted at #2 on the New York Times Hardcover Non-fiction Bestsellers list. It also reached #23 on the IndiBound list, #30 on Amazon (weekly), #8 on Publishers Weekly’s list, #46 on USA Today, and #6 in the Wall Street Journal. IT books published the book March 11, 2014.
CYCLE OF LIES debuted at number 21 on the New York Times Hardcover non-fiction Bestseller list for the week ending March 23, 2014. Harper published the book March 4, 2014.
ALL OUR NAMES received a rave review on the front page of the February 23, 2014 New York Times Book Review. The review says that “You can’t turn the pages fast enough, and when you’re done, your first impulse is to go back to the beginning and start over.” Knopf published the book March 13, 2014.
Called by George Stephanopoulos, “A spiritual adventure from a master storyteller.” 10% HAPPIER takes readers on a ride from the outer reaches of neuroscience to the inner sanctum of network news to the bizarre fringes of America’s spiritual scene, and leaves them with a takeaway that could actually change their lives. The book is already in its fifth printing and the author has been interviewed in The New York Time Bits blog and by The Huffington Post. IT books published the book March 11, 2014.
Juliet Macur’s CYCLE OF LIES: The Fall of Lance Armstrong received an excellent review in the New York Times. The review calls the book “compelling” and “sharply observed” and says that “Cycle of Lies” is a scrupulously reported and sourced book.” Harper published the book March 4, 2014.
The announcement on her son Christopher Rice’s podcast, The Dinner Party Show, that Anne Rice would be continuing the adventures of the vampire Lestat was written up in the New York Times and The Guardian. Knopf will publish PRINCE LESTAT in October. Her most recent novel, THE WOLVES OF MIDWINTER was also published by Knopf on October 15, 2013.
After a vote of the general membership of the Horror Writers of America, THE HEAVENS RISE by Christopher Rice is officially one of five nominees for the Bram Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in a Novel. Gallery Books published the book October 15, 2013.
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Andre Aciman’s essay “Are You Listening?: Conversations with my Deaf Mother” was published in the March 17, 2014 issue of the New Yorker. W.W. Norton will publish the paperback edition of his most recent novel HARVARD SQUARE on April 1, 2014.
In 10% HAPPIER, Dan Harris, an anchor on ABC’s Nightline tells the story of how having an on-air panic attack led to an unexpected, hilarious, and deeply skeptical odyssey through the strange worlds of spirituality and self-help to discover a way to get happier that is truly achievable. The book was recently featured in a piece on Nightline and excerpted on the ABC News website. IT books published the book March 11, 2014.