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  • Night of Camp David by Fletcher Knebel
    Night of Camp David (English, Paperback) Fletcher Knebel

     "What would happen if the president of the U.S.A. went stark-raving mad?" Back by popular demand, The New York Times calls the 1965 bestselling political thriller by the author of Seven Days in May, "A little too plausible for comfort." ...

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  • Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann
    Killers of the Flower Moon (English, Paperback) David Grann

    Presents a true account of the early twentieth-century murders of dozens of wealthy Osage and law-enforcement officials, citing the contributions and missteps of a fledgling FBI that eventually uncovered one of the most chilling conspiracies in American history.

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  • In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume
    In the Unlikely Event (English, Paperback) Judy Blume

    In her highly anticipated new novel, Judy Blume, the New York Times # 1 best-selling author ofSummer Sisters and of young adult classics such as Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret, creates a richly textured and moving story of three generations of families, friends and strangers, whose lives are profoundly changed by unexpected events....

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  • American Warlord by Johnny Dwyer
    American Warlord (English, Paperback) Johnny Dwyer

    Tells the tragic and terrifying true story of Chucky Taylor, the American son of the infamous African dictator Charles Taylor who led a murderous militia at the age of 17 and became the only American ever convicted of torture.

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  • The Magic Keys by Albert Murray
    The Magic Keys (English, Paperback) Albert Murray

    In the final volume in the autobiographical adventures of Scooter, which include Train Whistle Guitar, The Spyglass Tree, and The Seven League Boots, Scooter, recently married and an NYU grad student, sets out to uncover the roots of his destined greatness, making his way through the colorful streets of Manhattan on a quest that leads him back to Alabama. Reprint.

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  • Falling Upwards by Sir Richard Holmes
    Falling Upwards (English, Paperback) Sir Richard Holmes

    Documents the experiences of the enigmatic pioneers of human flight including Sophie Blanchard, John Wise and Felix Nadar to offer insight into the character qualities that inspired their ambitions and the ways in which their achievements have shaped culture, technology and meteorology. By the award-winning author of The Age of Wonder.

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  • The King in the Tree by Steven Millhauser
    The King in the Tree (English, Paperback) Steven Millhauser

    A master of literary transformation, Pulitzer Prize-winner Steven Millhauser turns his attention to the transformations of love in these three hypnotic novellas. While ostensibly showing her home to a prospective buyer, the narrator of "Revenge" unfolds an origami-like narrative of betrayal and psychic violence. In "An Adventure of Don Juan" the legendary seducer seeks out new diversion on an...

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  • Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin
    Go Tell It on the Mountain (English, Paperback) James Baldwin

    "Mountain," Baldwin said, "is the book I had to write if I was ever going to write anything else." Go Tell It On The Mountain, first published in 1953, is Baldwin's first major work, a novel that has established itself as an American classic. With lyrical precision, psychological directness, resonating symbolic power, and a rage that is at once unrelenting and compassionate, Baldwin chronicles a...

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  • Darker by E L James
    Darker (English, Paperback) E L James

    Retells the events of "Fifty Shades Darker" through the eyes of the dominant Christian Grey.

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  • The Invention of Nature by Andrea Wulf
    The Invention of Nature (English, Paperback) Andrea Wulf

    A portrait of the lesser-known German naturalist reveals his ongoing influence on humanity's relationship with the natural world today, discussing such topics as his views on climate change, conservation and nature as a resource for all life. By the author of Founding Gardeners. Reprint. A national best-selling New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year.

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  • Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom by Stephen R Platt
    Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom (English, Paperback) Stephen R Platt

    Traces the revolution led by a failed civil servant, citing the roles played by the United States and Britain as well as the contributions of such figures as military strategist Zeng Guofan and Taiping leader Hong Rengan.

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  • Several Short Sentences about Writing by Verlyn Klinkenborg
    Several Short Sentences about Writing (English, Paperback) Verlyn Klinkenborg

    A New York Times editorial board member and esteemed writing instructor counsels aspiring writers on how to move past conventional understandings about creativity, writer's block and other literary challenges to develop a greater understanding of how thinking, noticing and learning are integral parts of the writing process. 20,000 first printing.

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  • The Frolic of the Beasts by Professor Yukio Mishima
    The Frolic of the Beasts (English, Paperback) Professor Yukio Mishima

    "Translated into English for the first time, a gripping short novel about an affair gone wrong, from the acclaimed Japanese author, Yukio Mishima. Set in rural Japan shortly after World War II, The Frolic of the Beasts tells the story of a strange and utterly absorbing love triangle between a former university student, his would-be mentor, the eminent literary critic Ippei Kusakado; and Ippei's...

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  • Veronica Mars (2): An Original Mystery by Rob Thomas by Rob Thomas
    Veronica Mars (2): An Original Mystery by Rob Thomas (English, Paperback) Rob Thomas, Jennifer Graham

    Veronica Mars investigates a mysterious crime at The Neptune Grand hotel, in which a former employee maintains that she was assaulted in the hotel and left for dead by a member of the hotel's staff.

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  • Paprika by Yasutaka Tsutsui
    Paprika (English, Paperback) Yasutaka Tsutsui

    "Widely acknowledged as Yasutaka Tsutsui's masterpiece, Paprika unites his surreal, quirky imagination with a compelling, haunting narrative. When prototype models of a device for entering into patients' dreams go missing at the Institute for PsychiatricResearch, it transpires that someone is using them to manipulate people's dreams and drive them insane. Threatened both personally and...

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  • Open Water Swimming Manual by Dr Lynne Cox
    Open Water Swimming Manual (English, Paperback) Dr Lynne Cox

    Draws on Navy SEAL training practices and the author's expertise as an international record-setting athlete to counsel readers on all aspects of open water swimming, from the equipment required to training and safety.

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  • Created in Darkness by Troubled Americans by Dave Eggers
    Created in Darkness by Troubled Americans (English, Paperback) Dave Eggers

    Now more than ever, Americans are troubled by questions. As sweaty modernity thrusts itself upon us, the veil of ignorance that cloaked our nation hangs in tatters, tattered tatters. Our "funny bones" are neither fun nor bony. Glum is the new giddy, and the old giddy wasn't too giddy to begin with....

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  • Chemistry by Weike Wang
    Chemistry (English, Paperback) Weike Wang

    Winner of the PEN/Hemingway Award ...

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  • The Cloven by Brian Catling
    The Cloven (English, Paperback) Brian Catling

    Afrikaner socialite Cyrena mourns the loss of the cyclops Ishmael as she rekindles a relationship with famed naturalist Eugáene Marais, while Nicolas the Erstwhile senses the danger of a German Blitz on London.

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  • Going Clear by Lawrence Wright
    Going Clear (English, Paperback) Lawrence Wright

    The Basis For The New HBO Documentary. A National Book Award and National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist....

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