MEN IN MIAMI HOTELS by Charlie Smith

MEN IN MIAMI HOTELS by Charlie Smith

June 4, 2013

Charlie Smith’s MEN IN MIAMI HOTELS was reviewed in Publishers Weekly, which said, “Smith’s latest venture…is a haunting and starkly grim fantasia on love, mourning, and the alienation inflicted by time.” Harper Perennial will publish the book on July 2, 2013.

NORWEGIAN BY NIGHT by Derek B. Miller

NORWEGIAN BY NIGHT by Derek B. Miller

June 4, 2013

Derek B. Miller’s NORWEGIAN BY NIGHT was reviewed in brief by the New York Times, which stated, “This charming debut has the brains of a literary novel and the body of a thriller.” Houghton Mifflin Harcourt released the book on May 21, 2013.

THIS IS THE WAY by Gavin Corbett

THIS IS THE WAY by Gavin Corbett

June 4, 2013

Gavin Corbett’s THIS IS THE WAY won the 2013 Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year Award, the largest monetary prize for fiction available solely to Irish authors. Colm Tóibín presided over the award ceremonies. Farrar, Straus and Giroux published the book on March 5, 2013.

IT’S ALL GOOD by Gwyneth Paltrow

IT’S ALL GOOD by Gwyneth Paltrow

May 24, 2013

Gwyneth Paltrow’s IT’S ALL GOOD reached the number one spot on the New York Times Best Seller Advice, How-to and Miscellaneous list after 5 consecutive weeks of being in the top 3. Grand Central Life & Style published the book April 2, 2013.

LEXICON by Max Barry

LEXICON by Max Barry

May 24, 2013

Max Barry’s fifth novel, LEXICON, is featured in the May 24th Hollywood Reporter as one of “11 Buzzy Books for Hollywood’s reading list” which declared that it was aimed at “The Hunger Games readers looking for something new.” TIME magazine also featured the book calling it “an extraordinarily fast, funny, cerebral thriller.” Penguin Press will publish the book June 18, 2013.

YOU by Austin Grossman

YOU by Austin Grossman

May 24, 2013

Austin Grossman’s YOU was mentioned in an fascinating article by The Guardian, which called it “the first literary product of gamer culture and a significant addition to the canon of geek lit.” Mulholland Books published the book April 16, 2013.

CRAZY RICH ASIANS by Kevin Kwan

CRAZY RICH ASIANS by Kevin Kwan

May 24, 2013

Kevin Kwan’s first novel, CRAZY RICH ASIANS is featured in the May 24th Hollywood Reporter as one of “11 Buzzy Books for Hollywood’s reading list.” The article declares that CRAZY RICH ASIANS is aimed at “Bridget Jones lovers and those who got the satire behind Psy’s Gangham Style (the lyrics of which make fun of South Korea’s privileged young elite).” Doubleday will publish the book June 11, 2013.

SAFE KIDS, SMART PARENTS by Rebecca Bailey and Elizabeth Bailey

SAFE KIDS, SMART PARENTS by Rebecca Bailey and Elizabeth Bailey

May 24, 2013

The May 15, 2013 issue of Kirkus contained a book review of SAFE KIDS, SMART PARENTS by Jaycee Dugard’s personal therapist and leading family psychologist, Rebecca Bailey and her sister Elizabeth Bailey, a registered psychiatric nurse. Kirkus called the book “A sad commentary on our times, but not to be ignored.” The book contains a preface by Jaycee’s mother, Terry Probyn. Simon & Schuster will publish the book on June 11, 2013

THE RESURRECTIONIST by E.B. Hudspeth

THE RESURRECTIONIST by E.B. Hudspeth

May 24, 2013

On Monday, June 17th from 7PM -9PM there will be a signing, exhibition and discussion to celebrate the launch of E.B. Hudspeth’s, THE RESURRECTIONIST hosted by Aaron Sagers of CNN.com at The PowerHouse Arena (37 Main St. in Brooklyn NY 11201). Quirk published the book May 21, 2013.

A GUIDE TO BEING BORN by Ramona Ausubel

A GUIDE TO BEING BORN by Ramona Ausubel

May 24, 2013

Ramona Ausubel’s A GUIDE TO BEING BORN was reviewed in the San Francisco Chronicle and the Boston Globe, while the author was interviewed in Los Angeles Magazine and Flavorwire. The Boston Globe called the book “epiphanic,” “carefully wrought,” and “ambitious,” noting that it “makes you feel as if you have emerged from a concert of atonal music, every object in the world momentarily transformed by Ausubel’s gloriously eccentric vision.”