News - Book Launches
News - Book Launches
Demi Moore’s memoir, INSIDE OUT, is #1 on USA Today’s weekly list of books not to miss. They write: “Her story is equal parts adversity and resilience, told with candor.” InStyle also featured INSIDE OUT in their October issue. Harper published the hardcover edition on September 24, 2019.
Peter McGough, one half of the prolific art duo McDermott & McGough, published his memoir I’VE SEEN THE FUTURE AND I’M NOT GOING this week. In anticipation of the book release, McGough was interviewed by Jameson Fitzpatrick for T Magazine. Fitzpatrick called the book “an intimate inside look at the New York art world, his tumultuous relationship with McDermott, the AIDS crisis and his own illness and treatment” and wrote that “In person, McGough speaks with the same chatty candor that characterizes his book.” Pantheon published the book on September 17, 2019.
Poet Anne Boyer’s memoir THE UNDYING recently published to widespread acclaim, having already received starred reviews from Kirkus, Booklist, and Publishers Weekly and rave write-ups in the New York Times, Lit Hub, The Baffler, Bookforum, Longreads and more. In her publication day review for NPR, Sascha Cohen called it “a rousing hybrid of memoir and manifesto… This is memoir as anti-capitalist indictment, as biting cultural criticism, as vengeance.” Farrar, Straus and Giroux published the book on September 17, 2019.
The Asian American Writers’ Workshop is celebrating the launch of R. Zamora Linmark’s debut YA novel THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING WILDE AT HEART. The event will take place on September 19, 2019, and will also be livestreamed on the Asian American Writers’ Workshop Facebook page. Delacorte Press published the book on August 13, 2019.
Harpers Bazaar published an extraordinary interview by Lena Dunham ahead of the release of Demi Moore’s new memoir. Harper will publish the hardcover edition on September 24, 2019.
The Pulitzer Prize winning reporter Ronan Farrow has a new piece on the New Yorker’s website entitled “How an Élite University Research Center Concealed Its Relationship with Jeffrey Epstein.” His much-anticipated book CATCH & KILL: Lies, Spies, and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators will be published by Little, Brown on October 15th, 2019.
INSIDE OUT is a story of survival, success, and surrender—a wrenchingly honest portrayal of one woman’s at once ordinary and iconic life. Harper will publish the book on September 24th, 2019.
Kirkus notes that AMERICAN CUISINE is a “sweeping, thoroughly researched social and cultural history of America through its changing food habits and practices”. They commend Freedman for “offering entertaining profiles of many notable chefs, including Alice Waters, Thomas Keller, and René Redzepi, whose influences have reformed how many Americans eat.” Liveright will publish the book on October 15th, 2019.
DEA agents Steve Murphy and Javier F. Peña, portrayed in the hit Netflix series Narcos, tell the real story of how they brought down the world’s most wanted criminal in their book MANHUNTERS. St. Martin’s Press will publish the hardcover on November 12, 2019.
Andre Aciman’s sequel to his bestselling novel CALL ME BY YOUR NAME, is one of PW’s Most Anticipated Books of Fall 2019. Farrar, Straus & Giroux will publish the book on October 29, 2019.