THE MERMAID OF BROOKLYN by Amy Shearn

THE MERMAID OF BROOKLYN by Amy Shearn

January 4, 2013

Amy Shearn’s THE MERMAID OF BROOKLYN received a rave review in Kirkus, calling it “delightfully manic and extremely witty… intuitive, clever and, on many levels, perfectly believable.” Touchstone/Simon & Schuster will publish the book April 2, 2013.

TIGER RAG by Nicholas Christopher

TIGER RAG by Nicholas Christopher

January 4, 2013

Nicholas Christopher’s TIGER RAG has received positive reviews from Newsday, The Daily Beast, and The New York Post. Newsday called it a “novel that enriches the Bolden story and is a suspenseful modern drama.” Dial Press published the book January 1, 2013.

MISTRESS OF MY FATE by Hallie Rubenhold

MISTRESS OF MY FATE by Hallie Rubenhold

January 4, 2013

Hallie Rubenhold’s MISTRESS OF MY FATE received a positive Kirkus review, saying “Rubenhold has fashioned a page turner rife with choice tidbits about London’s demimonde.” Grand Central is publishing the book January 8, 2013.

FRANCES AND BERNARD by Carlene Bauer

FRANCES AND BERNARD by Carlene Bauer

January 4, 2013

Kate Christensen reviews Carlene Bauer’s FRANCES AND BERNARD in the February issue of ELLE, raving “I finished this novel in tears, not at all ready to have it end, but with the satisfied, enthralled sense that it had accomplished exactly, perfectly, what it needed to.” Houghton Mifflin Harcourt will publish the book February 5, 2013.

MIDDLE C by William H Gass

MIDDLE C by William H Gass

January 4, 2013

MIDDLE C by William H Gass received a positive Kirkus review, saying, “Gass remains a master of apt metaphors, graceful sentences and a flinty, unforgiving brand of humor.” Knopf will publish the book March 12, 2013.

MIDDLE MEN by Jim Gavin

MIDDLE MEN by Jim Gavin

December 11, 2012

Jim Gavin’s MIDDLE MEN received a starred Library Journal review, calling it “uniformly laugh-out-loud funny … [a] stellar collection marked by an irreverent, deadpan humor and postmodern sensibility.” A Booklist review called it “distinctive and powerful…Gavin plumbs the hearts and minds of his men with laser like accuracy, but he also brings surprising humor to the stories.” Simon & Schuster will publish the book February 12, 2013.

THE GREAT CONVERGENCE by Kishore Mahbubani

THE GREAT CONVERGENCE by Kishore Mahbubani

December 11, 2012

Kishore Mahbubani’s THE GREAT CONVERGENCE: Asia, the West, and the Logic of One World received a positive review in Kirkus. Mahbubani’s book is a “manifesto for multilateralism, one-worldism, [and] social justice.” PublicAffairs will publish the book February 12, 2013.

KIND OF KIN by Rilla Askew

KIND OF KIN by Rilla Askew

December 11, 2012

Rilla Askew’s KIND OF KIN has received a review from Booklist, calling it a “compelling, deliberate novel … rich, rewarding, and humane.” Ecco will publish the book January 8, 2013.

FRANCES AND BERNARD by Carlene Bauer

FRANCES AND BERNARD by Carlene Bauer

December 11, 2012

Carlene Bauer’s FRANCES AND BERNARD received a starred Publishers Weekly review, calling it “well written, engrossing, funny, sweet, and sad.” Library Journal also reviewed the book noting that its “remarkable method of storytelling…will appeal to readers who enjoying plumbing the depths of the human condition.” Houghton Mifflin Harcourt will publish the book February 5, 2013.

WISE MEN by Stuart Nadler

WISE MEN by Stuart Nadler

November 29, 2012

Stuart Nadler’s WISE MEN received two positive reviews: a starred review from Publishers Weekly, calling the debut novel “a sweeping epic of race and family in America… a stunning portrait…a very exciting debut” and one from Kirkus, calling it “persuasive…impressive; Nadler is a born storyteller.” Reagan Arthur Books will publish the book February 19, 2013.