Anything Is Possible

Anything Is PossibleShort story collection Anything Is Possible explores the whole range of human emotion through the intimate dramas of people struggling to understand themselves and others n nHere are two sisters one trades self respect for a wealthy husband while the other finds in the pages of a book a kindred spir

Apropos of Nothing. Autobiography.

Apropos of Nothing. Autobiography.The Long Awaited, Enormously Entertaining Memoir by One of the Great Artists of Our Time Now a New York Times, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, and Publisher s Weekly Bestseller In this candid and often hilarious memoir, the celebrated director, comedian, writer, and actor offers a comprehensive, pe

Our Souls at Night

Our Souls at NightA spare yet eloquent, bittersweet yet inspiring story of a man and a woman who, in advanced age, come together to wrestle with the events of their lives and their hopes for the imminent future n nIn the familiar setting of Holt, Colorado, home to all of Kent Haruf s inimitable fiction, Addie Moore pa

Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope

Tightrope: Americans Reaching for HopeWith stark poignancy and political dispassion, Tightrope draws us deep into an other America The authors tell this story, in part, through the lives of some of the children with whom Kristof grew up, in rural Yamhill, Oregon, an area that prospered for much of the twentieth century but has been d

Bull Mountain

Bull MountainClayton Burroughs comes from a long line of outlaws For generations, the Burroughs clan has made its home on Bull Mountain in North Georgia, running shine, pot, and meth over six state lines, virtually untouched by the rule of law To distance himself from his family s criminal empire, Clayton took

South and West: From a Notebook

South and West: From a NotebookFrom the best selling author of the National Book Award winning The Year of Magical Thinking two extended excerpts from her never before seen notebooks writings that offer an illuminating glimpse into the mind and process of a legendary writer n nJoan Didion has always kept notebooks of overheard d

You Know You Want This

You Know You Want ThisA compulsively readable collection of short stories that explore the complex and often darkly funny connections between gender, sex, and power across genres.You Know You Want This brilliantly explores the ways in which women are horrifying as much as it captures the horrors that are done to them Am

Quichotte

QuichotteIn a tour de force that is both an homage to an immortal work of literature and a modern masterpiece about the quest for love and family, Booker Prize winning, internationally bestselling author Salman Rushdie has created a dazzling Don Quixote for the modern age n nInspired by the Cervantes classic,

4 3 2 1

4 3 2 1Astonishing, a masterpiece, Paul Auster s greatest, most satisfying, most vivid and heartbreaking novel a sweeping and surprising story of inheritance, family, love and life itself n nNearly two weeks early, on March 3, 1947, in the maternity ward of Beth Israel Hospital in Newark, New Jersey, Arc

Cat Person

Cat PersonShe thought, brightly, This is the worst life decision I have ever made And she marvelled at herself for a while, at the mystery of this person who d just done this bizarre, inexplicable thing n nMargot meets Robert They exchange numbers They text, flirt and eventually have sex the type of sex y

The Parade

The Paraden From a beloved author, a spare, powerful story of two men, Western contractors sent to work far from home, tasked with paving a road to the capital in a dangerous and largely lawless country n n nFour and Nine are partners, working for the same company, sent without passports to a nation recovering

In the Distance

In the DistanceA young Swedish boy finds himself penniless and alone in California He travels east in search of his brother, moving on foot against the great push to the west Driven back over and over again on his journey through vast expanses, H kan meets naturalists, criminals, religious fanatics, Indians, and

Stars Over Sunset Boulevard

Stars Over Sunset BoulevardIn this new novel from the acclaimed author of Secrets of a Charmed Life, two women working in Hollywood during its Golden Age discover the joy and heartbreak of true friendship.Los Angeles, Present Day When an iconic hat worn by Scarlett O Hara in Gone With the Wind ends up in Christine McAlliste

On Cats

On CatsA raw and tenderly funny look at the human cat relationship, from one of our most treasured and transgressive writers n n The cat is the beautiful devil n nFelines touched a vulnerable spot in Charles Bukowski s crusty soul For the writer, there was something majestic and elemental about these inscr