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The Gift of Ford: Rob Ford: How Toronto's Unlikeliest Man Became its Most ...

Ivor Tossell - Political Science - 2012 - 73 pages
Unwittingly, Ford has made possible a resurgence of the urban values that unite conservatives and liberals alike, galvanizing citizens in a way the city hasn't seen in some time. This is The Gift of Ford.
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The Unconsoled

Kazuo Ishiguro - Fiction - 2012 - 544 pages
When the public, day-to-day reality of a renowned pianist takes on a life of its own, he finds himself traversing landscapes that are by turns eerie, comical, and strangely malleable. From the Hardcover edition.
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Leaving Before the Rains Come

Alexandra Fuller - Biography & Autobiography - 2015 - 272 pages
An unforgettable book, Leaving Before the Rains Come is a story of sorrow grounded in the tragic grandeur and rueful joy only to be found in Fuller’s Africa. From the Hardcover edition.
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The Constant Gardener: A Novel

John le Carre - Fiction - 2005 - 496 pages
His eighteenth novel is also the profoundly moving story of a man whom tragedy elevates.
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The Colossus of New York

Colson Whitehead - Literary Collections - 2007 - 176 pages
Here is a literary love song that will entrance anyone who has lived in—or spent time—in the greatest of American cities.
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I Think You're Totally Wrong: A Quarrel

David Shields, Caleb Powell - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 272 pages
This book seeks to deconstruct the Q&A format, which has roots as deep as Plato and Socrates and as wide as Laurel and Hardy, Beckett’s Didi and Gogo, and Car Talk’s Magliozzi brothers.
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Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood

Alexandra Fuller - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 315 pages
But Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight is more than a survivor’s story. It is the story of one woman’s unbreakable bond with a continent and the people who inhabit it, a portrait lovingly realized and deeply felt.
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Modern Romance

Aziz Ansari, Eric Klinenberg - Humor - 2015 - 288 pages
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