FAILURE IS AN OPTION by H. Jon Benjamin

FAILURE IS AN OPTION by H. Jon Benjamin

April 16, 2018

Our society is largely failure averse – but more acceptance of failure would go a long way to making the world a better place. H. Jon Benjamin (actor, voice actor and stand-up comedian) has written a book which explores a wide variety of things that he has failed at and from which society can learn a thing or two. Dutton will publish the hardcover edition on May 1, 2018.

PAUL SIMON: The Life by Robert Hilburn

PAUL SIMON: The Life by Robert Hilburn

April 16, 2018

Paul Simon himself not only opened up to acclaimed biographer Robert Hilburn (who was chief pop-music critic for the Los Angeles Times for more than three decades) for what has amounted to more than one hundred hours, he also urged his family and friends to speak. This is the biographer’s dream: total access and total editorial control. Simon & Schuster will publish the hardcover edition May 8, 2018.

TOUCHING THE DRAGON by James Hatch and Christian D’Andrea

TOUCHING THE DRAGON by James Hatch and Christian D’Andrea

April 16, 2018

A book for anyone who has fought a battle in life. Hatch writes of the horrific wound to his leg; of having no choice but to end his military career; of coming home to the country he’d spent his life defending; of the ordeal of getting well physically (eighteen surgeries; twelve months of recovery; learning to walk again); of having to find out who he was as a man apart from the chaotic world of special operations missions;

THE LAST COWBOYS by John Branch

THE LAST COWBOYS by John Branch

April 16, 2018

An unforgettable book by one of the finest reporters of our time, The Last Cowboys is a moving tribute to an American way of life. Pulitzer Prize winner, John Branch has written a gripping portrait of one family’s gamble that rodeo and ranching are the future of the West—and not just its past. W.W. Norton will publish the hardcover May 15, 2018.

SOCIAL CREATURE by Tara Isabella Burton

SOCIAL CREATURE by Tara Isabella Burton

March 29, 2018

Tara Isabella Burton’s debut thriller was named by Barnes & Noble as one of the Summer 2018 Discover Great New Writers Selections by Barnes & Noble. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group will publish the book on June 5, 2018.

BEARSKIN by James A. McLaughlin

BEARSKIN by James A. McLaughlin

March 29, 2018

James A. McLaughlin’s debut novel was named by Barnes & Noble as one of the Summer 2018 Discover Great New Writers Selections by Barnes & Noble. HarperCollins will publish the book on June 12, 2018.

INTERIOR PORTRAITS By Leslie Williamson

INTERIOR PORTRAITS By Leslie Williamson

March 8, 2018

Showcasing thirteen unique homes from the rugged coast of Big Sur to the sunlight-filled modernist structures of Los Angeles and San Diego, this book is a journey through the very best that California design has to offer. Rizzoli published the hardcover on February 20,2018.

THE SEA BEAST TAKES A LOVER by Michael Andreasen

THE SEA BEAST TAKES A LOVER by Michael Andreasen

March 8, 2018

An illustrated version of the title story from Michael Andreasen’s debut collection of stories, THE SEA BEAST TAKES A LOVER was published on Signature. Dutton published the book on February 27, 2018.

THE SEA BEAST TAKES A LOVER by Michael Andreasen

THE SEA BEAST TAKES A LOVER by Michael Andreasen

February 28, 2018

“Our Fathers At Sea” a story from THE SEA BEAST TAKES A LOVER, Michael Andreasen’s debut collection of stories, was published on Literary Hub. Dutton published the book on February 27, 2018.

SLUTEVER by Karley Sciortino

SLUTEVER by Karley Sciortino

February 16, 2018

These Dispatches from a Sexually Autonomous Woman in a Post-Shame World are a revelation as Vogue columnist Karley Sciortino reclaims the word “slut” to represent a person who seeks out visceral experiences through sex, and who isn’t ashamed about it. Grand Central Publishing published the paperback on Feb 6, 2018.