PAUL SIMON by Robert Hilburn

PAUL SIMON by Robert Hilburn

May 4, 2018

The biography of Paul Simon from the acclaimed biographer of Johnny Cash was named one of the Best Books of the Month by Amazon in the Biography & Memoir category. Simon & Schuster will publish the book on May 8, 2018.

ALTERNATIVE REMEDIES FOR LOSS by Joanna Cantor

ALTERNATIVE REMEDIES FOR LOSS by Joanna Cantor

May 4, 2018

The debut novel by Joanna Cantor was named one of the Best Books of the Month by Amazon in the Literature & Fiction category. Bloomsbury Publishing will publish the book on May 8, 2018.

BEARSKIN by James McLaughlin

BEARSKIN by James McLaughlin

May 4, 2018

BEARSKIN has received a second starred review, this time from Kirkus, which wrote of the novel, “Told in spare prose and portraying the authentic mechanics of hunting, combat, and psychological defense, the novel dares the reader to root for this damaged antihero but convinces us that he’s worth it. An intense, visceral debut equal to the best that country noir has to offer.” Ecco Press will publish the book on June 12, 2018.

NORTHLAND by Porter Fox

NORTHLAND by Porter Fox

May 4, 2018

Kirkus has given NORTHLAND a starred review, saying of the book, “Richly populated with fascinating northlanders, Native Americans, and many border patrol agents, this is highly entertaining and informative travel literature.” Norton will publish the book July 3, 2018.

THE BOOK OF ESSIE by Meghan MacLean Weir

THE BOOK OF ESSIE by Meghan MacLean Weir

May 4, 2018

THE BOOK OF ESSIE is an IndieNext pick for the month of June. Liv Stratman, of Books Are Magic, said of the novel, “I couldn’t stop turning the pages to see what would happen to Essie and Roarke, the boy Essie’s mother has decided she will marry in a primetime, live-televised wedding. Weir proves herself to be a brilliant new talent with a sensitive but unflinching take on child exploitation and life in the public eye. A must-read!” Knopf will publish the book June 12, 2018.

STRAY CITY by Chelsey Johnson

STRAY CITY by Chelsey Johnson

April 27, 2018

Chelsey Johnson’s STRAY CITY is New York Times Book Review Editor’s Choice, where they lauded it as an “engrossing debut novel explores a young, single, lesbian mother’s path to self-discovery and self-acceptance.” Custom House published the book on March 20, 2018.

BEARSKIN by James McLaughlin

BEARSKIN by James McLaughlin

April 27, 2018

Publisher’s Weekly has given BEARSKIN a starred review, and included it in their Best Books of the Summer roundup. They said of the novel, “the novel’s denouement, a smoothly orchestrated confluence of the greater and lesser subplots, plays out against a tempest-tossed natural setting whose intrinsic beauty and roughness provide the perfect context for the story’s volatile events. This is a thrilling, thoroughly satisfying debut.” Ecco Press will publish the book on June 12, 2018.

MEDITATION FOR FIDGETY SKEPTICS By Dan Harris and Jeff Warren with Carlye Adler

MEDITATION FOR FIDGETY SKEPTICS By Dan Harris and Jeff Warren with Carlye Adler

April 27, 2018

This is a book that, with irony and insight, dismantles the reasons you’re not meditating—and provides a range of meditation practices that meet you where you are in life. Now into the sixth printing!

PARTY GIRLS DIE IN PEARLS by Plum Sykes

PARTY GIRLS DIE IN PEARLS by Plum Sykes

April 27, 2018

The New York Times bestselling author of BERGDORF BLONDES takes us back to the decadent 1980s in this comic murder mystery set in the tony world of Oxford University. Oprah picked Plum’s novel as a top twenty books to read last summer and now it is available in paperback. Harper Paperbacks will publish this on May 8, 2018.

LOVE AND DEATH IN THE SUNSHINE STATE: THE STORY OF A CRIME by Cutter Wood

LOVE AND DEATH IN THE SUNSHINE STATE: THE STORY OF A CRIME by Cutter Wood

April 27, 2018

Salon held an interview this week with Cutter Wood, “A murder mystery and an author’s dark obsession in ‘Love and Death In the Sunshine State.” The Paris Review Daily also featured Cutter Wood’s essay “The Difficulty in Writing About Murder” this week. Algonquin published his debut book, LOVE AND DEATH IN THE SUNSHINE STATE: THE STORY OF A CRIME, on April 17, 2018.