THE MARRIAGE PLOT by Jeffrey Eugenides

THE MARRIAGE PLOT by Jeffrey Eugenides

May 10, 2013

Jeffrey Eugenides is being inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The induction ceremony will take place on October 12, 2013.
His most recent novel, THE MARRIAGE PLOT, was published by Farrar, Staus & Giroux October 11, 2011.

HARVARD SQUARE by André Aciman

HARVARD SQUARE by André Aciman

May 10, 2013

HARVARD SQUARE by André Aciman received glowing praise in the New York Times Sunday Book Review May 5: “His sentences call to mind the late work of V.S. Naipaul: comfortable, unforced, conversational, unafraid.” The New York Observer called the book “a delicately poignant interplay of desire and memory, and is Mr. Aciman at his greatest.” W.W. Norton published the book April 8, 2013.

NO ONE IS HERE EXCEPT ALL OF US by Ramona Ausubel

NO ONE IS HERE EXCEPT ALL OF US by Ramona Ausubel

May 10, 2013

Ramona Ausubel’s, NO ONE IS HERE EXECEPT ALL OF US is a finalist for the NYPL Young Lions Fiction Award. The award is given by the New York Public Library and honors the works of “dynamic, young, first time-authors” under the age of 35. The winner will be announced on May 20. Riverhead published the book February 2, 2012.

MONTARO CAINE by Sidney Poitier

MONTARO CAINE by Sidney Poitier

May 10, 2013

The May 6, 2013 edition of Publishers Weekly has an Author Profile of Sidney Poitier talking about his novel MONTARO CAINE. Spiegel and Grau will publish the book on May 7, 2013.

WALKING WITH JACK by Don Snyder

WALKING WITH JACK by Don Snyder

May 10, 2013

James Dodson, author of Final Rounds, says of Don Snyder’s book about his journey to become his son’s caddie “Veteran writer Don Snyder and his son Jack make this intimate coming-of-age journey for both father and son one to cherish. Go walking with Jack and his old man and you’ll find your own life, and love of the game, immeasurably enriched.” Doubleday will publish May 14, 2013.

NORWEGIAN BY NIGHT by Derek B. Miller

NORWEGIAN BY NIGHT by Derek B. Miller

May 10, 2013

Derek B. Miller’s NORWEGIAN BY NIGHT is a June Indie Next pick. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt will publish the book May 21, 2013.

SNAPPER by Brian Kimberling

SNAPPER by Brian Kimberling

May 10, 2013

SNAPPER by Brian Kimberling is a May Indie Next pick. Pantheon published the book April 23, 2013

THE RIVER OF NO RETURN by Bee Ridgeway

THE RIVER OF NO RETURN by Bee Ridgeway

May 10, 2013

THE RIVER OF NO RETURN by Bee Ridgeway is a May Indie Next pick. Dutton published the book in April 23, 2013

THIS IS THE WAY by Gavin Corbett

THIS IS THE WAY by Gavin Corbett

May 10, 2013

Gavin Corbett’s THIS IS THE WAY is shortlisted for Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year Award 2012-13. The award is the largest monetary prize for fiction available solely to Irish authors, and the winner will be announced at the 2013 Listowel Writers’ Week on May 29. Faber and Faber published the book March 5, 2013.

A GUIDE TO BEING BORN by Ramona Ausubel

A GUIDE TO BEING BORN by Ramona Ausubel

May 10, 2013

Ramona Ausubel’s A GUIDE TO BEING BORN is a Daily Beast ‘Hot Read’, a Huffington Post ‘Book We’re Talking About This Week,’ an Apple iBookstore ‘Best Book of the Month,’ and this month’s The New Yorker blog’s top ‘Book to Watch Out For,’ which notes, “Ausubel applies her spacious imagination to the subjects of sex, birth, growth, and death.”