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Augustus

(Available August 19, 2014)
Augustus
Written by John Williams, Introduction by Daniel Mendelsohn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590178218
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Augustus

Written by John Williams
Introduction by Daniel Mendelsohn


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $15.95

Winner of the 1973 National Book Award

In Augustus, the third of his great novels, John Williams took on an entirely new challenge, a historical novel set in classical Rome, exploring the life of the founder of the Roman Empire, whose greatness was matched by his brutality. To tell the story, Williams... Read more >
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Augustus

Written by John Williams
Introduction by Daniel Mendelsohn


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $15.95

Winner of the 1973 National Book Award

In Augustus, the third of his great novels, John Williams took on an entirely new challenge, a historical novel set in classical Rome, exploring the life of the founder of the Roman Empire, whose greatness was matched by his brutality. To tell the story, Williams... Read more >
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The Professor and the Siren
The Professor and the Siren
Written by Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa, Translated by Stephen Twilley, Introduction by Marina Warner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177198
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The Professor and the Siren

Written by Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa
Translated by Stephen Twilley
Introduction by Marina Warner


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $12.95

An NYRB Classics Original

In the last two years of his life, the Sicilian aristocrat Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa wrote not only the internationally celebrated novel The Leopard but also three shorter pieces of fiction, brought together here in a new translation.

“The Professor and the Siren,” like The... Read more >
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The Professor and the Siren

Written by Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa
Translated by Stephen Twilley
Introduction by Marina Warner


Format: eBook, 104 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $12.95

An NYRB Classics Original

In the last two years of his life, the Sicilian aristocrat Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa wrote not only the internationally celebrated novel The Leopard but also three shorter pieces of fiction, brought together here in a new translation.

“The Professor and the Siren,” like The Leopard, meditates on the past and the... Read more >
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Last Words from Montmartre

Written by Qiu Miaojin
Afterword by Ari Larissa Heinrich
Translated by Ari Larissa Heinrich


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

When the pioneering Taiwanese novelist Qiu Miaojin committed suicide in 1995 at age twenty-six, she left behind her unpublished masterpiece, Last Words from Montmartre. Unfolding through a series of letters written by an unnamed narrator, Last Words tells the story of a passionate relationship between two young women—their... Read more >
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Last Words from Montmartre
Last Words from Montmartre
Written by Qiu Miaojin, Afterword by Ari Larissa Heinrich, Translated by Ari Larissa Heinrich
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177259
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Last Words from Montmartre

Written by Qiu Miaojin
Afterword by Ari Larissa Heinrich
Translated by Ari Larissa Heinrich


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

When the pioneering Taiwanese novelist Qiu Miaojin committed suicide in 1995 at age twenty-six, she left behind her unpublished masterpiece, Last Words from Montmartre. Unfolding through a series of letters written by an unnamed narrator, Last Words tells the story of a passionate relationship between two young women—their... Read more >
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Fear
Fear
Written by Gabriel Chevallier, Translated by Malcolm Imrie, Introduction by John Berger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177167
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Fear
A Novel of World War I
Written by Gabriel Chevallier
Translated by Malcolm Imrie
Introduction by John Berger


Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $16.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Winner of the Scott Moncrieff Prize for Translation

1915: Jean Dartemont heads off to the Great War, an eager conscript. The only thing he fears is missing the action. Soon, however, the vaunted “war to end all wars” seems like a war that will never end: whether mired... Read more >
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Fear
A Novel of World War I
Written by Gabriel Chevallier
Translated by Malcolm Imrie
Introduction by John Berger


Format: eBook, 328 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $16.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Winner of the Scott Moncrieff Prize for Translation

1915: Jean Dartemont heads off to the Great War, an eager conscript. The only thing he fears is missing the action. Soon, however, the vaunted “war to end all wars” seems like a war that will never end: whether mired... Read more >
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Insel
Insel
Written by Mina Loy, Edited by Elizabeth Arnold, Introduction by Sarah Hayden
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193533
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Insel

Written by Mina Loy
Edited by Elizabeth Arnold
Introduction by Sarah Hayden


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $15.00

“He has an evening suit, but never an occasion to wear it, so he puts it on when he paints his pictures.”

Insel, the only novel by the surrealist master Mina Loy, is a book like no other—about an impossible friendship amid the glamorous artistic bohemia of 1930s Paris.

German painter Insel is... Read more >
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Insel

Written by Mina Loy
Edited by Elizabeth Arnold
Introduction by Sarah Hayden


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $15.00

“He has an evening suit, but never an occasion to wear it, so he puts it on when he paints his pictures.”

Insel, the only novel by the surrealist master Mina Loy, is a book like no other—about an impossible friendship amid the glamorous artistic bohemia of 1930s Paris.

German painter Insel is... Read more >
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Scissors
Scissors
Written by Stéphane Michaka, Translated by John Cullen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345805584
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Scissors

Written by Stéphane Michaka
Translated by John Cullen


Format: Trade Paperback, 222 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $15.95

Based on the life of the great short-story writer Raymond Carver, Scissors is a compassionate and convincing portrayal of the creative life. An alcoholic with no money, Raymond’s writing career is going nowhere. When the charismatic editor Douglas, known ominously as “Scissors” among his peers, takes an interest in his stories...

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Empress of the Night
Empress of the Night
Written by Eva Stachniak
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553808131
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Empress of the Night
A Novel of Catherine the Great
Written by Eva Stachniak


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $27.00

Perfect for readers of Hilary Mantel, Alison Weir, and Philippa Gregory, Empress of the Night is Eva Stachniak’s engrossing new novel, told in the voice of Catherine the Great as the Romanov monarch reflects on her ascension to the throne, her rule over the world’s greatest power, and the sacrifices that... Read more >
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Empress of the Night
Empress of the Night
Written by Eva Stachniak
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553908053
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Empress of the Night
A Novel of Catherine the Great
Written by Eva Stachniak


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $13.99

Perfect for readers of Hilary Mantel, Alison Weir, and Philippa Gregory, Empress of the Night is Eva Stachniak’s engrossing new novel, told in the voice of Catherine the Great as the Romanov monarch reflects on her ascension to the throne, her rule over the world’s greatest power, and the sacrifices that... Read more >
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Empress of the Night
Empress of the Night
Written by Eva Stachniak, Read by Beata Pozniak
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804127370
Our Price: $25.00

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Empress of the Night
A Novel of Catherine the Great
Written by Eva Stachniak
Read by Beata Pozniak


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $25.00

Perfect for readers of Hilary Mantel, Alison Weir, and Philippa Gregory, Empress of the Night is Eva Stachniak’s engrossing new novel, told in the voice of Catherine the Great as the Romanov monarch reflects on her ascension to the throne, her rule over the world’s greatest power, and the sacrifices that... Read more >
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Cambridge
Cambridge
Written by Susanna Kaysen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385350259
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Cambridge

Written by Susanna Kaysen


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $25.95

“It was probably because I was so often taken away from Cambridge when I was young that I loved it as much as I did . . .”

So begins this novel-from-life by the best-selling author of Girl, Interrupted, an exploration of memory and nostalgia set in the 1950s among... Read more >
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Cambridge
Cambridge
Written by Susanna Kaysen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350266
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Cambridge

Written by Susanna Kaysen


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $12.99

“It was probably because I was so often taken away from Cambridge when I was young that I loved it as much as I did . . .”

So begins this novel-from-life by the best-selling author of Girl, Interrupted, an exploration of memory and nostalgia set in the 1950s among... Read more >
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Blood and Beauty
Blood and Beauty
Written by Sarah Dunant
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ISBN: 9780812981612
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Blood and Beauty
The Borgias; A Novel
Written by Sarah Dunant


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $16.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS

The New York Times bestselling author of the acclaimed Italian Renaissance novels—The Birth of Venus, In the Company of the Courtesan, and Sacred Hearts—has an exceptional talent for breathing life into history. Now Sarah Dunant turns her discerning eye to...
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Where Tigers are at Home
Where Tigers are at Home
Written by Jean-Marie Blas de Robles, Translated by Mike Mitchell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590516768
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Where Tigers are at Home

Written by Jean-Marie Blas de Robles
Translated by Mike Mitchell


Format: Trade Paperback, 830 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $28.95

Winner of the Prix Médicis, this multifaceted literary novel follows the Jesuit scholar Athanasius Kircher across 17th century Europe and Eleazard von Wogau, a retired French correspondent, through modern Brazil.
 
When Eleazard begins editing a strange, unpublished biography of Kircher, the rest of his life seems to begin unraveling—his ex-wife goes on... Read more >
Belle Cora
Belle Cora
Written by Phillip Margulies
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385532761
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Belle Cora
A Novel
Written by Phillip Margulies


Format: Hardcover, 608 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $28.95

      "I had crossed all the lines they you say you can never cross without being destroyed, and here I was, alive and strong."
   

   In the grand tradition of Moll Flanders and Vanity Fair, this is the story of a good girl who became a bad woman. At the old homestead her name is never...

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Belle Cora
Belle Cora
Written by Phillip Margulies
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ISBN: 9780385532778
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Belle Cora
A Novel
Written by Phillip Margulies


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $14.99

      "I had crossed all the lines they you say you can never cross without being destroyed, and here I was, alive and strong."
   

   In the grand tradition of Moll Flanders and Vanity Fair, this is the story of a good girl who became a bad woman. At the old homestead her name is never...

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A Dangerous Inheritance
A Dangerous Inheritance
Written by Alison Weir
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ISBN: 9780345511904
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A Dangerous Inheritance
A Novel of Tudor Rivals and the Secret of the Tower
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $15.00

In this engrossing novel of historical suspense, New York Times bestselling author Alison Weir tells the dramatic intertwined stories of two women—Katherine Grey and Kate Plantagenet—separated by time but linked by twin destinies . . . . involving the mysterious tragic fate of the young Princes in the Tower.
 
When her... Read more >
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Emma of Aurora
Emma of Aurora
Written by Jane Kirkpatrick
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ISBN: 9780307732156
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Emma of Aurora
The Complete Change and Cherish Trilogy: A Clearing in the Wild, A Tendering in the Storm, A Mending at the Edge
Written by Jane Kirkpatrick


Format: Trade Paperback, 1168 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $19.99

The Change and Cherish trilogy, based on the true story of Emma Wagner Giesy, now available in one volume:
 
A Clearing in the Wild
When Emma’s outspoken ways and growing skepticism lead to a clash with the 1850s Bethel, Missouri colony’s beloved leader, she finds new opportunities to pursue her dreams... Read more >
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Emma of Aurora
Emma of Aurora
Written by Jane Kirkpatrick
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ISBN: 9780307732163
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Emma of Aurora
The Complete Change and Cherish Trilogy: A Clearing in the Wild, A Tendering in the Storm, A Mending at the Edge
Written by Jane Kirkpatrick


Format: eBook, 1200 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $15.99

The Change and Cherish trilogy, based on the true story of Emma Wagner Giesy, now available in one volume:
 
A Clearing in the Wild
When Emma’s outspoken ways and growing skepticism lead to a clash with the 1850s Bethel, Missouri colony’s beloved leader, she finds new opportunities to pursue her dreams... Read more >
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The Last Days
The Last Days
Written by Laurent Seksik, Translated by Andre Naffis-Sahely
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908968913
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The Last Days

Written by Laurent Seksik
Translated by Andre Naffis-Sahely


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $14.95

"He looked long and deep into her eyes. "I'll go first," he said. "You'll follow me... if that's what you want."
On the 22nd February 1942 Stefan Zweig, one of the most popular authors of his generation, committed suicide with his wife Lotte. The final, desperate gesture of this great writer... Read more >
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Top Down
Top Down
Written by Jim Lehrer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069163
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Top Down
A Novel of the Kennedy Assassination
Written by Jim Lehrer


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $26.00

In a riveting novel rooted in one of American history’s great “what ifs,” Jim Lehrer tells the story of two men haunted by the events leading up to John F. Kennedy’s assassination.
 
November 22, 1963. As Air Force One touches down in Dallas, ambitious young newspaper reporter Jack Gilmore... Read more >
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