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The Last Days of Ava Langdon

by Mark O'Flynn

Based on the infamous novelist Eve Langley, Ava Langdon is an eccentric outcast solely preoccupied with her passion for words. Little does Ava know, she does not have long to live. Each day she wakes obsessed...


Madame Dorion: Her Journey to the Oregon Country

by Lenora Rain-Lee Good

In 1811 Marie, her husband Pierre, and their two sons, Jean Baptiste and Paul, joined the Wilson Price Hunt expedition to travel from Saint Louis, Missouri to Fort Astoria, in the Oregon Country. The party originally...


My Struggle: Book 5

by Karl Ove Knausgaard & Don Bartlett

The fifth book of Knausgaard's powerful My Struggle series is written with tremendous force and sincerity. As a nineteen-year-old, Karl Ove moves to Bergen and invests all of himself in his writing. But his...


Paris Vagabond

by Jean-Paul Clébert, Donald Nicholson-Smith & Patrice Molinard

An NYRB Classic Original 

Jean-Paul Clébert was a boy from a respectable middle-class family who ran away from school, joined the French Resistance, and never looked back. Making his way to Paris at the end...


Thomas Jefferson Dreams of Sally Hemings: A Novel

by Stephen O'connor

“Dazzling. . . The most revolutionary reimagining of Jefferson’s life ever.” –Ron Charles, Washington Post

"Utterly arresting." The Wall Street Journal

A debut novel about Thomas Jefferson and Sally...


The Dig

by John Preston

A succinct and witty literary venture that tells the strange story of a priceless treasure discovered in East Anglia on the eve of World War II

 

In the long, hot summer of 1939, Britain is preparing for war,...


Jane Two: A Novel

by Sean Patrick Flanery

A coming of age debut novel from The Boondock Saints and Young Indiana Jones actor Sean Patrick Flanery. A young Mickey navigates through the dense Texas humidity of the 70s and out onto the porch every single...


Montauk

by Max Frisch, Goeffrey Skelton & Jonathan Dee

Max Frisch's candid story of his affair with a young woman illuminates a lifetime of relationships. Casting himself as both subject and observer, Frisch reflects on his marriages, children, friendships, and...


The Strange Fruits of Sarah Bartman

by Julius Kane

A naïve, young woman from a small village on the outskirts of South Africa, is lured away from home by an unscrupulous Doctor. Dunlap becomes obsessed with the girls unusual body structure and is intent on...


The Mastermind

by David Unger

Based on a true, ripped-from-the-headlines story, The Mastermind is a voyage into the noir heart of present-day Guatemala.


Margaret the First: A Novel

by Danielle Dutton

One of both Flavorwire and The Millions Most Anticipated Books of 2016

Margaret the First dramatizes the life of Margaret Cavendish, the shy, gifted, and wildly unconventional 17th-century Duchess. The eccentric...


The Dutch Girl: Renegades of the American Revolution

by Donna Thorland

The acclaimed author of Mistress Firebrand and The Turncoat continues “her own revolution in American historical romance”* with another smart, sexy, swashbuckling novel set during the American Revolution....


Mrs. Houdini: A Novel

by Victoria Kelly

“Kelly’s mesmerizing reimagining shines a light on the kind of love that burns strong even after death.” —People

“A richly lyrical and thought-provoking novel with closing twists that feel as impossible,...


La Superba

by Ilja Leonard Pfeijffer & Michele Hutchison

A master of language, Pfeijffer's autobiographical novel about migration, illegal and legal, in Genoa tells the story of Europe today


Elemental

by Amanda Curtin

It has taken a lifetime for me to see that the more afraid people are of the darkness, the further into it they will flee.

Nearing the end of her life, Meggie Tulloch takes up her pen to write a story for her...


Last Chance: Short Stories about Friendship with a Twist and Moral Lesson

by Rowan Knight

Do people really have second chances in their life? And what is the price to pay for our mistakes and bad temper? The four persons of these stories will show you. In this collection of short stories, Rowan Knight,...


The Arrangement

by Ashley Warlick

“Absolutely dazzling.” –Paula McLain, author of The Paris Wife

“Filled with food and passion...If you love historical fiction, you'll fall hard for this one.”  —Bustle.com

She’d made it sound as...


In Liberty's Wake: A Novel of British America

by Alexandra Norland

On a sprawling plantation overlooking the James River, beautiful and headstrong Arabella Alden lives a life of privilege and order; yet like the river she views from her bedchamber window the calm belies a churning...


One Chance: Short Love Stories with a Twist and Moral Lesson

by Rowan Knight

With so many disappointments along their love life, will the three women of these stories find their heart’s desire? How will they react to their soul-mate? In this collection of short stories, Rowan Knight,...


A Friend of Mr. Lincoln: A novel

by Stephen Harrigan

The author of the best-selling The Gates of the Alamo now gives us a galvanizing portrait of Abraham Lincoln during a crucially revealing period of his life, the early Springfield years, when he risked both...