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.
Two visions of a future where language and technology meet -- with unsettling results.
Two young talents on home, gender, dachshunds, and the books they never expected to write.
Traveling beyond the Thirteen Colonies to the dangerous outer limits of America, 1776.
The Allies move from North Africa to encounter the Sicilian Mafia.
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.
How behind-the-scenes experts and artists defy a culture of narcissism.
The author of Ruby on teaching Los Angeles' at-risk youth how to tell their own stories.
The story of a gallery owner's life is a study in surfaces.
From Abstraction to Welt, a new lexicon attempts to corral some truly Big Words.
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