A young woman stumbles through London, pondering the hazards of her beauty.
When excellence in theater, painting, and filmmaking wasn't enough, a German iconoclast took up writing novels.
A failed actor strikes a Faustian bargain: sex tapes, reality TV, and absolution.
A new translation of a noir cult classic lets fists and guns do the talking.
A tour through the world's most populous archipelago finds a kaleidoscope of cultures.
The courageous life and times of a women's suffrage heroine.
Why the ghost of Dostoyevsky haunts the desert city of Marfa, Texas.
A smash-mouth story of fraternity in dire straits, with the soul of gruff rock 'n' roll.
An obsessive-compulsive love story with a taste for Dada asks readers to pay close attention.
The true story of a nineteenth-century musical prodigy becomes a novel about the depths words can't fathom.
Floating down the "great green" and back into Egypt's history.
Two new collections display the writer's evanescent spellcraft.
Traveling beyond the Thirteen Colonies to the dangerous outer limits of America, 1776.
Growing up with chemists and rocket scientists led one writer to her debut novel.
The novelist's short fiction could prove as immersive as her award-winning longer works.
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