Richard Russo - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 256 pages
A memoir Richard Russo. High and Dry AFTER THE VINEYARD, Barbara and I
could feel the pendulum begin to swing, tragedy waning and comedy, at least in
the Shakespearean sense, waxing. I\'ate and Tom had gotten married in London
Barbara Kingsolver - Fiction - 2012 - 464 pages
Flight Behavior transfixes from its opening scene, when a young woman's narrow experience of life is thrown wide with the force of a raging fire.
Conrad Black - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 621 pages
In this extraordinary book, Black maintains his innocence and recounts what he describes as the fight of and for my life. "A Matter of Principle" is a riveting memoir and a scathing account of a flawed justice system.
Richard Russo - Fiction - 2011 - 496 pages
Richard Russo—from his first novel, Mohawk, to his most recent, Straight Man—has demonstrated a peerless affinity for the human tragicomedy, and with this stunning new novel he extends even further his claims on the small-town, blue ...
Barbara Kingsolver - Fiction - 2009 - 544 pages
The Lacuna is a rich and daring work of literature, establishing its author as one of the most provocative and important of her time.
Melissa Francis - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 304 pages
When Melissa Francis was eight years old, she won the role of lifetime: playing Cassandra Cooper Ingalls, the little girl who was adopted with her brother (played by young Jason Bateman) by the Ingalls family on the world’s most famous ...
Joan Didion - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 208 pages
Richly textured with bits of her own childhood and married life with her husband, John Gregory Dunne, and daughter, Quintana Roo, this new book by Joan Didion examines her thoughts, fears, and doubts regarding having children, illness, and ...