THE STORIES OF JANE GARDAM by Jane Gardam
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 3, 2014

"A rich haul from a well of talent."
Gathered from six earlier collections, spanning more than three decades, 28 stories from the redoubtable English writer. Read full book review >
AN UNTAMED STATE by Roxane Gay
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 6, 2014

"A cutting and resonant debut."
A harrowing and emotionally cleareyed vision of one woman's ordeal during and after her kidnapping in Haiti. Read full book review >

THE WORD EXCHANGE by Alena Graedon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 8, 2014

"A wildly ambitious, darkly intellectual and inventive thriller about the intersection of language, technology and meaning."
Language becomes a virus in this terrifying vision of the print-empty, Web-reliant culture of the 22nd century. Read full book review >
AFTERPARTY by Daryl Gregory
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 22, 2014

"A hugely entertaining, surprising and perhaps prophetic package that, without seeming to, raises profound questions about the human mind and the nature of perception."
An eye-popping glimpse of a near future when designer drugs are commonplace, from the author of Raising Stony Mayhall (2011, etc.). Read full book review >
THE MAGICIAN'S LAND by Lev Grossman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 5, 2014

"The essence of being a magician, as Quentin learns to define it, could easily serve as a thumbnail description of Grossman's art: 'the power to enchant the world.'"
Deeply satisfying finale to the best-selling fantasy trilogy (The Magicians, 2009; The Magician King, 2011). Read full book review >

TIGERMAN by Nick Harkaway
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 29, 2014

"A hoot and a half, and then some: hands down, the best island farce since Vonnegut's Cat's Cradle half a century ago."
Imagine Superman in Grand Fenwick and you'll have some idea of Harkaway's (Angelmaker, 2012, etc.) brilliantly imagined latest romp. Read full book review >
IN YOUR DREAMS by Kristan Higgins
ROMANCE
Released: Sept. 30, 2014

"Higgins exhibits her storytelling artistry with another stunning romance that includes her trademark touches of laugh-out-loud humor and tear-jerking pathos."
When Emmaline Neal needs a date for her ex-fiance's wedding, Jack Holland volunteers, eager to escape to Malibu from freezing Manningsport, New York, and the community that's branded him a hero. Read full book review >
THE HOUR OF LEAD by Bruce Holbert
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 15, 2014

"A masterpiece."
Holbert's (Lonesome Animals, 2012) second novel is a tale of the American West as faithful to the legends as McCarthy's Border Trilogy. Read full book review >