A GUIDE TO BEING BORN by Ramona Ausubel

A GUIDE TO BEING BORN by Ramona Ausubel

May 10, 2013

Ramona Ausubel was interviewed by Meredith Turits in Full Stop for her new collection, A GUIDE TO BEING BORN. Turits says, “Ramona Ausubel’s prose, concepts, and stories: they’re the kind that make a reader stop, take a breath, and reread…the stories re-infuse wonder into a somewhat overwrought cultural conversation…There is something inherently magical about it.”

THE RIVER OF NO RETURN by Bee Ridgway

THE RIVER OF NO RETURN by Bee Ridgway

April 12, 2013

In Bee Ridgway’s wonderfully imaginative debut novel, a man and a woman travel through time in a quest to bring down a secret society that controls the past and, thus, the future. THE RIVER OF NO RETURN is featured in the current issue of Vanity Fair’s ‘Hot Type’ section. The magazine calls it a “thrill ride.” Dutton will publish the book April 23, 2013.

ANOTHER NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM by Milan Trenc

ANOTHER NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM by Milan Trenc

April 12, 2013

ANOTHER NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM by Milan Trenc is being featured at the American Museum of Natural History with sleepover events on Friday, April 12, Friday, May 17, and Saturday, June 22. The events include a story time presentation, an IMAX movie, and live animal exhibitions. Christy Ottaviano Books (a division of Henry Holt) published the book March 19, 2013.

ASSASSIN’S GAMBIT by Amy Raby

ASSASSIN’S GAMBIT by Amy Raby

April 2, 2013

Publisher’s Weekly reviewed Amy Raby’s debut novel, ASSASSIN’S GAMBIT calling it “a strong debut” and raving that “the main characters have excellent chemistry, meshing right from the start. In addition to the richly imagined world and a delightfully entertaining tale of magic and intrigue, Raby also delivers an understated yet versatile magic system and a convincing, sensitive portrayal of Vitalia’s efforts to reclaim her life from posttraumatic stress.” Signet will publish the book April 2, 2013.

THE MERMAID OF BROOKLYN by Amy Shearn

THE MERMAID OF BROOKLYN by Amy Shearn

April 2, 2013

Amy Shearn’s THE MERMAID OF BROOKLYN was favorably reviewed by Booklist, which called it a “heartfelt and authentic tribute to motherhood that will resonate with contemporary moms.” It has also been chosen by Target for their Emerging Authors set, and by Hudson News airport booksellers for its Summer Reading program. Touchstone will publish the book April 2, 2013.

IT’S ALL GOOD by Gwyneth Paltrow

IT’S ALL GOOD by Gwyneth Paltrow

March 15, 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.

SIDNEY SHELDON’S THE TIDES OF MEMORY by Tilly Bagshawe

SIDNEY SHELDON’S THE TIDES OF MEMORY by Tilly Bagshawe

March 15, 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.

A GUIDE TO BEING BORN by Ramona Ausubel

A GUIDE TO BEING BORN by Ramona Ausubel

March 15, 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.

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

March 15, 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.

LEXICON by Max Barry

LEXICON by Max Barry

March 15, 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.