TOUCHING THE DRAGON by James Hatch and Christian D’Andrea

TOUCHING THE DRAGON by James Hatch and Christian D’Andrea

April 16, 2018

A book for anyone who has fought a battle in life. Hatch writes of the horrific wound to his leg; of having no choice but to end his military career; of coming home to the country he’d spent his life defending; of the ordeal of getting well physically (eighteen surgeries; twelve months of recovery; learning to walk again); of having to find out who he was as a man apart from the chaotic world of special operations missions;

THE LAST COWBOYS by John Branch

THE LAST COWBOYS by John Branch

April 16, 2018

An unforgettable book by one of the finest reporters of our time, The Last Cowboys is a moving tribute to an American way of life. Pulitzer Prize winner, John Branch has written a gripping portrait of one family’s gamble that rodeo and ranching are the future of the West—and not just its past. W.W. Norton will publish the hardcover May 15, 2018.

BONE and THE TERRIBLE by Yrsa Daley-Ward

BONE and THE TERRIBLE by Yrsa Daley-Ward

April 16, 2018

Yrsa Daley-Ward, author of the poetry collection BONE and the forthcoming memoir THE TERRIBLE, was featured and interviewed in Vice, who calls her “a master at expressing black pain in a manner that offers a collective catharsis.”

GOODBYE, VITAMIN by Rachel Khong

GOODBYE, VITAMIN by Rachel Khong

April 16, 2018

Rachel Khong’s “moving and laugh-inducing” GOODBYE, VITAMIN is a Warby Parker “Books We Love” pick. GOODBYE, VITAMIN has also been nominated for the California Book Award in First Fiction. Henry Holt published GOODBYE, VITAMIN on July 11, 2017.

LARGE ANIMALS by Jess Arndt

LARGE ANIMALS by Jess Arndt

April 16, 2018

Jess Arndt’s debut story collection LARGE ANIMALS has been nominated for the California Book Award in First Fiction. Catapult published LARGE ANIMALS on May 9, 2017.

TELL ME LIES by Carola Lovering

TELL ME LIES by Carola Lovering

April 16, 2018

Carola Lovering’s novel TELL ME LIES received a great review from Kirkus, which calls the debut a “very sexy story.” Atria will publish TELL ME LIES on June 12, 2018.

CAN YOU TOLERATE THIS? by Ashleigh Young

CAN YOU TOLERATE THIS? by Ashleigh Young

April 16, 2018

Ashleigh Young’s forthcoming essay collection CAN YOU TOLERATE THIS? is a Staff Pick from The Paris Review, which writes, “Young’s voice is soothing, unsure, and searching.” The book was also named one of “The 30 Best Books To Read This Summer” by Elle Magazine. Riverhead books will publish on July 3, 2018.

MISS EX-YUGOSLAVIA by Sofija Stefanovic

MISS EX-YUGOSLAVIA by Sofija Stefanovic

April 16, 2018

Sofija Stefanovic’s debut memoir MISS EX-YUGOSLAVIA is one of Bustle’s Best 16 Nonfiction Books Coming Out in April 2018. Atria will publish MISS EX-YUGOSLAVIA on April 17, 2018.

FAMILY AND OTHER CATASTROPHES by Alexandra Borowitz

FAMILY AND OTHER CATASTROPHES by Alexandra Borowitz

April 16, 2018

Alexandra Borowitz’s debut novel FAMILY AND OTHER CATASTROPHES is noted in HelloGiggles’ “Books coming out this week” and the New York Post’s “This week’s must-read books” in its debut week. The Chicago Review of Books ran an interview with Alexandra this week, and she was invited on podcasts Reading with Robin and The Other Stories. Finally, she penned an essay for BookPage about misconceptions surrounding anxiety.

NINE CONTINENTS by Xiaolu Guo

NINE CONTINENTS by Xiaolu Guo

March 29, 2018

Xiaolu Guo’s acclaimed memoir received the 2017 National Book Critic Circle Award in the Autobiography category. The book was also featured on the 2018 shortlist for the Rathbones Folio Prize. Grove Atlantic published the book in the U.S. on October 3, 2017.