Released: Aug. 7, 2018

"Once again, Ananthaswamy delivers a book that has all the intrigue of science fiction while remaining rooted in the scientific real, however bizarre. A fantastic book for anyone interested in the quantum and what it reveals about the world around us."
A thrilling survey of the most famous, enduring, and enigmatic experiment in the history of science. Read full book review >
Released: Feb. 27, 2018

"A horrifying exposé of how a few individuals can infect an entire state's criminal justice system."
A journalist and criminal defense lawyer combine their knowledge about wrongful convictions in Mississippi to expose a corrupt system, with a keen focus on a lying medical examiner and a dentist who concocted phony evidence based on bite marks on the bodies of crime victims. Read full book review >

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 18, 2018

"Expertly narrated, with just the right level of detail and drama."
Fast-paced account of a forgotten episode of World War I history. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 18, 2018

"A potent, necessary broadside against incarceration in the U.S., which 'imprisons a higher portion of its population than any country in the world.'"
A penetrating exposé on the cruelty and mind-bending corruption of privately run prisons across the United States, with a focus on the Winn facility in Louisiana. Read full book review >
PATRIOT OR TRAITOR by Anna Beer
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 13, 2018

"A penetrating, spirited recounting of a courtier's roiling life and times."
A new biography of Sir Walter Ralegh (c. 1554-1618), a handsome, wily, politically astute, and powerful figure in Elizabethan England. Read full book review >

RISE AND KILL FIRST by Ronen Bergman
HISTORY
Released: Jan. 31, 2018

"A significant contribution to our understanding of Middle Eastern politics and its far-reaching effects."
Forget about an eye for an eye: That leads to reciprocal blindness, and it's always better to blind the enemy first when possible, as this excellent account shows. Read full book review >
CITY OF A MILLION DREAMS by Jason Berry
HISTORY
Released: Nov. 12, 2018

"Every major city should have such a guide to its past."
A vivid evocation of the Big Easy, whose nickname sidesteps three centuries of uneasy history. Read full book review >
THE WORLD-ENDING FIRE by Wendell Berry
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: May 8, 2018

"A great place to start for those who are not familiar with Berry's work; for those who are, it will be a nostalgic stroll down a rural, wooded Memory Lane. In this day and age, his writings are must-reads."
A pleasing selection of essays from the lifelong farmer and award-winning writer. Read full book review >