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 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.
Two new collections display the writer's evanescent spellcraft.
The story of a gallery owner's life is a study in surfaces.
The author of Please Look After Mom turns to South Korea's turbulent 1980s in her new novel.
Crossing the U.S.-Mexican border with a family living in the Land of Opportunity's shadows.
The author of the beloved Easy Rawlins series on patrolling a bold new beat: the adult film industry.
A novelist shines mercilessly comic light on the insular world of literary prizes.
The novelist on how an episode torn from the life of Margaret Mead blossomed into a novel.
A misanthropic dentist -- and all-around skeptic -- is pulled into the mystery of an ancient tribe of doubters.
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