Recollections of My Nonexistence: A Memoir

An electric portrait of the artist as a young woman that asks how a writer finds her voice in a society that prefers women to be silent In Recollections of My Nonexistence, Rebecca Solnit describes her formation as a writer and as a feminist in 1980s San Francisco, in an atmosphere of gender

Days of Distraction

A wry, tender portrait of a young womanfinally free to decide her own path, but unsure if she knows herself well enough to choose wiselyfrom a captivating new literary voiceThe plan is to leave As for how, when, to where, and even whyshe doesnt know yet So begins a journey for the

Gone at Midnight: The Mysterious Death of Elisa Lam

A Los Angeles hotel with a haunting history A missing young woman A disturbing video followed by a shocking discovery A cold case mystery that has become an internet phenomenon and for one determined journalist, a life changing quest toward uncomfortable truths Twenty one year old Vancouver

In the Land of Men

A fiercely personal memoir about coming of age in the male dominated literary world of the nineties, becoming the first female literary editor of Esquire, and Miller s personal and working relationship with David Foster Wallace A naive and idealistic twenty two year old from the Midwest, Adrienne

Something That May Shock and Discredit You

From the writer of Slates Dear Prudence column comes a witty and clever collection of essays and cultural observations spanning pop culturefrom the endearingly popular to the staggeringly obscure.Sometimes you just have to yell New York Times bestselling author of Texts from Jane Eyre Daniel M.

The Lucky Star

The National Book Award winning author returns to his original fictional territory the lives of the dispossessed in San Francisco with a parable about the limitations of desire and life at the margins of society In such earlier works of fiction as The Rainbow Stories and The Royal Family, William

The Last Bathing Beauty

A former beauty queen faces the secrets of her pastfor herself and the sake of her familys futurein a heartfelt novel about fate, choices, and second chances Everything seemed possible in the summer of 1951 Back then Betty Stern was an eighteen year old knockout working at her grandparents

One Minute Out (Gray Man, #9)

While on a mission to Croatia, Court Gentry uncovers a human trafficking operation The trail leads from the Balkans all the way back to Hollywood Court is determined to shut it down, but his CIA handlers have other plans The criminal ringleader has actionable intelligence about a potentially

Out of Sight (Amy Cornwall, #1)

After a harrowing tour in Afghanistan, intelligence officer Amy Cornwall is eager to return home to her husband and their young daughter But as soon as she steps into the house, she knows that something is terribly wrong HER FAMILY IS MISSING The kidnappers leave a message if she wants to see her

The Topeka School

From the award winning author of 10 04 and Leaving the Atocha Station, a tender and expansive family drama set in the American Midwest at the turn of the century a tale of adolescence, transgression, and the conditions that have given rise to the trolls and tyrants of the new right.Adam Gordon is a

Deacon King Kong

From James McBride, author of the National Book Award winning The Good Lord Bird, comes a wise and witty novel about what happens to the witnesses of a shooting In September 1969, a fumbling, cranky old church deacon known as Sportcoat shuffles into the courtyard of the Cause Houses housing project

A Very Stable Genius: Donald J. Trump's Testing of America

Rucker and Leonnig have deep and unmatched sources throughout Washington, D.C., and for the past three years have chronicled in depth the ways President Donald Trump has reinvented the presidency in his own image, shaken foreign alliances and tested American institutions It would be all too easy to