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  • How to Think More About Sex

    series The School of Life
    THE SCHOOL OF LIFE IS DEDICATED TO EXPLORING LIFE'S BIG QUESTIONS IN HIGHLY-PORTABLE PAPERBACKS, FEATURING FRENCH FLAPS AND DECKLE EDGES, THAT THE NEW YORK TIMES CALLS "DAMNABLY CUTE." WE DON'T HAVE ALL THE ANSWERS, BUT WE WILL DIRECT YOU TOWARDS A VARIETY OF USEFUL IDEAS THAT ARE GUARANTEED TO STIMULATE, PROVOKE, AND CONSOLE.We don't think too much about sex; we're merely thinking about it in the ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • The Yellow Wind

    A History

    Translated by Haim Watzman ...
    David Grossman's The Yellow Wind is essential reading for anyone who seeks a deeper understanding of Israel today.The Israeli novelist David Grossman's impassioned account of what he observed on the West Bank in early 1987—not only the misery of the Palestinian refugees and their deep-seated hatred of the Israelis but also the cost of occupation for both occupier and occupied—is an intimate and ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Hotel Iris

    A Novel

    by Yoko Ogawa ...
    A tale of twisted love from Yoko Ogawa—author of The Diving Pool and The Housekeeper and the Professor.In a crumbling seaside hotel on the coast of Japan, quiet seventeen-year-old Mari works the front desk as her mother tends to the off-season customers. When one night they are forced to expel a middle-aged man and a prostitute from their room, Mari finds herself drawn to the man's voice, in what ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Home Land

    A Novel

    by Sam Lipsyte ...
    What if somebody finally wrote to his high school alumni bulletin and told...the truth! Here is an update from hell, a brilliant work from novelist Sam Lipsyte, whom Jeffrey Eugenides calls "original, devious, and very funny" and of whose first novel Chuck Palahniuk wrote, "I laughed out loud---and I never laugh out loud."The Eastern Valley High School Alumni newsletter, Catamount Notes, is ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Selfish, Shallow, and Self-Absorbed

    Sixteen Writers on the Decision Not to Have Kids

    by Meghan Daum ...
    Sixteen literary luminaries on the controversial subject of being childless by choice, in this critically acclaimed, bestselling anthologyOne of the most provocative and talked-about books of the year, Selfish, Shallow, and Self-Absorbed is the stunning collection exploring one of society’s most vexing taboos.One of the main topics of cultural conversation during the last decade was the supposed ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Havisham

    A Novel Inspired by Dickens’s Great Expectations

    by Ronald Frame ...
    HAVISHAM IS THE ASTONISHING PRELUDE TO CHARLES DICKENS'S GREAT EXPECTATIONS.Before she became the immortal and haunting Miss Havisham of Great Expectations, she was Catherine, a young woman with all of her dreams ahead of her. Spry, imperious, she is the daughter of a wealthy brewer. But she is never far from the smell of hops and the arresting letters on the brewhouse wall—HAVISHAM—a reminder of ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Small Island

    A Novel

    by Andrea Levy ...
    An international bestseller. Andrea Levy's Small Island won the Orange Prize for Fiction, The Orange Prize for Fiction: Best of the Best, The Whitbread Novel Award, The Whitbread Book of the Year Award, and the Commonwealth Writers' Prize.Hortense Joseph arrives in London from Jamaica in 1948 with her life in her suitcase, her heart broken, her resolve intact. Her husband, Gilbert Joseph, returns ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • The Lemur

    A Novel

    A new thriller from the Booker Prize–winning and Edgar-nominated author of Christine Falls and The Silver SwanJohn Glass's life in New York should be plenty comfortable. He's given up his career as a journalist to write an authorized biography of his father-in-law, communications magnate and former CIA agent Big Bill Mulholland. He works in a big office in Mulholland Tower, rent-free, and goes ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • The Disciple of Las Vegas

    An Ava Lee Novel

    by Ian Hamilton ...
    series An Ava Lee Novel #1
    "One of my favorite new mystery series, perfect escapism."—Sarah Weinman, National PostThe first book of an electrifying new series, Ian Hamilton's The Disciple of Las Vegas introduces Ava Lee: a deadly martial artist with a taste for luxury and a mind like a steel trap.Fifty million dollars has disappeared into thin air from the accounts of one of the richest men in the Philippines, Tommy Ordonez ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • The Collected Stories of Deborah Eisenberg

    Stories

    The Collected Stories of Deborah Eisenberg contains twenty-seven short stories by "a contemporary master" (New York Times).Since 1986 with the publication of her first story collection, Deborah Eisenberg has devoted herself to writing "exquisitely distilled stories" which "present an unusually distinctive portrait of contemporary American life" to quote the MacArthur Foundation. This one volume ... Read more

    $24.99 USD

  • Bodies

    by Susie Orbach ...
    series BIG IDEAS//small books
    Esteemed Psychotherapist and writer Susie Orbach diagnoses the crisis in our relationship to our bodies and points the way toward a process of healing.Throughout the Western world, people have come to believe that general dissatisfaction can be relieved by some change in their bodies. Here Susie Orbach explains the origins of this condition, and examines its implications for all of us. Challenging ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • The Easter Parade

    A Novel

    by Richard Yates ...
    In The Easter Parade, first published in 1976, we meet sisters Sarah and Emily Grimes when they are still the children of divorced parents. We observe the sisters over four decades, watching them grow into two very different women. Sarah is stable and stalwart, settling into an unhappy marriage. Emily is precocious and independent, struggling with one unsatisfactory love affair after another. ... Read more

    $11.99 USD