From the author of the acclaimed, PEN/Bingham
Prize–winning A Naked Singularity; a shockingly
hilarious novel that tackles, with equal aplomb, both America's
most popular sport and its criminal justice system.
From Paterson, New Jersey to Rikers Island to the streets of New
York City, Sergio De La Pava's Lost Empress introduces
readers to a cast of characters unlike any other in modern fiction.
The first work of long fiction from the Pulitzer Prize-winning
playwright—a tour de force of memory, mystery, death, and
This searing, extraordinarily evocative narrative opens with a man
in his house at dawn, surrounded by aspens, coyotes cackling in the
distance as he quietly navigates the distance between present and
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “Fifteen
years after The Life of Pi, Yann Martel is taking us on
another long journey. Fans of his Man Booker Prize–winning
novel will recognize familiar themes from that seafaring
phenomenon, but the itinerary in this imaginative new book is
When a terrible accident claims the life of Eleanor’s twin,
her family is left in tatters, and her reality begins to unravel,
dropping her in and out of unfamiliar worlds. When she returns to
her own time and place, hours and days have flown by without her.
I want to change. I need to change. I'm gradually losing
touch with myself.
Adultery, the provocative new novel by Paulo Coelho,
best-selling author of The Alchemist and Eleven
Minutes, explores the question of what it means to live life
fully and happily, finding the balance between life's routine and
the desire for something new.