KIND OF KIN by Rilla Askew

KIND OF KIN by Rilla Askew

January 21, 2013

Rilla Askew’s KIND OF KIN was chosen for the January 2013 Indie Next List, which raved, “The nature of this wonderful novel set in small-town Oklahoma is like its characters — raucous, messy, uncertain, and foolishly brave…This is a large, kind-hearted story.” Ecco published the book January 8, 2013.

MIDDLE C by William Gass

MIDDLE C by William Gass

January 21, 2013

MIDDLE C, the upcoming novel by William Gass, received a starred review in Publishers Weekly calling it the “unprecedented work of a master.” Knopf will publish the book March 12, 2012.

THE MINIATURE WIFE AND OTHER STORIES by Manuel Gonzales

THE MINIATURE WIFE AND OTHER STORIES by Manuel Gonzales

January 20, 2013

Manuel Gonzales’ THE MINIATURE WIFE AND OTHER STORIES received positive reviews in Entertainment Weekly, The Dallas Morning News, the Austin American Statesman, and popular Seattle-based alt weekly The Stranger, and was named by the Daily Beast as a “Hot Read” of the week. Riverhead published the book January 10, 2013.

THE MINIATURE WIFE AND OTHER STORIES by Manuel Gonzales

THE MINIATURE WIFE AND OTHER STORIES by Manuel Gonzales

January 9, 2013

Manuel Gonzales’ THE MINIATURE WIFE AND OTHER STORIES was featured in Marie Claire’s @Play section, calling Gonzales’ voice “so new and different and dazzling that you won’t be able to put down his book.” Texas Monthly named Gonzales one of the “Five Things You’ll Be Talking About in January,” and Flavorwire named the debut collection one of “10 New Must-Reads For January.” Riverhead will publish the book January 10, 2013.

WISE MEN by Stuart Nadler

WISE MEN by Stuart Nadler

January 9, 2013

Details’ Lit Parade named Stuart Nadler’s WISE MEN one of the “Three Big Reads of 2013” calling the debut novel a “Big Book By A Next Big Thing.” Flavorwire named WISE MEN one of the “30 Most Anticipated Books of 2013.” Reagan Arthur Books will publish the book February 19, 2013.

JUNGLELAND by Christopher S. Stewart

JUNGLELAND by Christopher S. Stewart

January 9, 2013

Christopher S. Stewart’s JUNGLELAND received positive reviews from Kirkus, Salon, and The Daily Beast and was excerpted in The Daily News. Kirkus called the book “a great revival of an older genre, the treasure hunt, and associated adventures, while Salon called it “a ripping yarn” and Stewart a “crisp, lean, colorful stylist.” The Daily Beast named it a “Hot Read,” with prose that “makes this book hard to put down.” Harper Collins published the book January 8, 2013.

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.