THE LAND OF STEADY HABITS by Ted Thompson

THE LAND OF STEADY HABITS by Ted Thompson

May 2, 2014

Ted Thompson’s THE LAND OF STEADY HABITS was reviewed in the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, which said, ““The Land of Steady Habits” is an effective retort to the novels that make suburbs into symbols of mindless ease.” Little, Brown published the book on March 24, 2014.

JOHN WAYNE: THE LIFE AND LEGEND by Scott Eyman

JOHN WAYNE: THE LIFE AND LEGEND by Scott Eyman

April 25, 2014

JOHN WAYNE: THE LIFE AND LEGEND debuted at #11 on the New York Times Bestseller list for the week of April 20, 2014. The book was recently in the Wall Street Journal where it was called “both deeply researched and totally absorbing.” Simon & Schuster published the book April 1, 2014.

CLOUDS OF GLORY by Michael Korda

April 25, 2014

Michael Korda’s new biography of Robert E. Lee, CLOUDS OF GLORY, received a starred review in Kirkus. The review calls it “a masterful biography” and a “heart-wrenching story of the man and his state.” HarperCollins will publish the book on May 13, 2014.

YOU by AUSTIN GROSSMAN

YOU by Austin Grossman

April 16, 2014

In honor of the paperback publication of YOU by Austin Grossman, heralded by Tom Bissell at Harper’s as, “Some of the most startling, acute writing on video games yet essayed.” Mulholland Books is asking people to vote for their favorite 90s gaming console for a chance to win a paperback of YOU: https://a.pgtb.me/PxrsRf Mulholland Books published the book in paperback April 8, 2014.

PLEA OF INSANITY by Jilliane Hoffman

RETRIBUTION, LAST WITNESS, PRETTY LITTLE THINGS and PLEA OF INSANITY by JILLIANE HOFFMAN

April 16, 2014

The first four thrillers, RETRIBUTION, LAST WITNESS, PRETTY LITTLE THINGS & PLEA OF INSANITY, by International bestselling author Jilliane Hoffman have all been recently re-released. Thomas & Mercer republished the books in paperback April 8, 2014.

DIRTY WORK by Gabriel Weston

DIRTY WORK by Gabriel Weston

April 16, 2014

DIRTY WORK, the debut novel from Gabriel Weston, received a starred review from Publisher’s Weekly. The review calls it “intense” and a “medical and moral tour de force.” Little Brown will publish the book August 12, 2014.

LEXICON by Max Barry

LEXICON by Max Barry

April 3, 2014

The Associated Press said, “The words brilliant and exemplary aren’t adequate enough to convey the amazing craft of Lexicon.” Penguin published the paperback edition April 1, 2014.

The KNOWLEDGE by Lewis Dartnell

The KNOWLEDGE by Lewis Dartnell

April 3, 2014

The Knowledge: How to Rebuild the World from Scratch by Lewis Dartnell was named by The New Yorker as a Book to Watch Out for the month of April. The book was also recently reviewed by Kirkus, which praised Dartnell for “appreciating while there’s still time the world of ‘bountiful and varied food, spectacularly effective medicines, effortless and comfortable travel, and abundant energy.’” The author also had an essay called “Civilization’s Starter Kit” in the March 30, 2014 edition of the New York Times. Penguin Press will publish the book on April 17, 2014.

THE LAND OF STEADY HABITS by Ted Thompson

THE LAND OF STEADY HABITS by Ted Thompson

April 3, 2014

THE LAND OF STEADY HABITS was named by Amazon as the Featured Debut for the month of April. In her review, Sara Nelson raves that “Ted Thompson is such an acute observer… No wonder Thompson is being touted as this generation’s Updike and The Land of Steady Habits—a perfect description of the upper-middle class bubble life illustrated here—as his Rabbit, Run.” Little Brown published the book on March 25, 2014.

A CALL TO ACTION by Jimmy Carter

A CALL TO ACTION by Jimmy Carter

April 2, 2014

Former President Jimmy Carter appeared on the March 25, 2014 episode of The Colbert Report to discuss his new book A CALL TO ACTION: Women, Religion, Violence and Power. Simon & Schuster published the book March 25, 2014.