As the end of 2018 approaches, there’s a lot to reflect back on, including the passing of many talented authors that we had the pleasure and privilege of publishing: Anthony Bourdain, Stephen Hawking, Peter Mayle, Richard Peck, Burt Reynolds, Anita Shreve, and Tom Wolfe.
The incredible legacies they left behind will continue to delight, educate, and transform us for many years to come.
â€śGive this one a taste; youâ€™ll be amused, educated, maybe a little horrified, but never bored..â€ť â€”AudioFile
â€śHawkingâ€™s final message to readers . . . is a hopeful one.â€ť â€”CNN
â€ś[A] well-loved writerâ€™s contented recap of a life well lived.â€ť â€”Maureen McCarthy, Minneapolis Star-Tribune
â€śPeckâ€™s conversational style has a true storytellerâ€™s wit, humor, and rhythm.â€ť â€”School Library Journal
â€śReynolds is a true movie star of the old school, a figure of tremendous charm and charisma.â€ť â€”Kirkus
â€śShreve consistently creates complex characters and plots…Then she tells their stories in unobtrusively elegant proseâ€ť â€”The Washington Post
â€śWolfe is a peerless observer, a fearless satirist, a genius in fullâ€ť â€”People