A new novel revisits the elaborately faked set of séances of the famed Fox sisters.
When a young couple is killed, their parents are left to pick up the pieces -- and bridge the gap between them.
A surprisingly expansive tale of ordinary life from the creator of terse tales of mystery and crime.
An ingenious literary fraud takes an unexpected turn in this blackly comic tale.
A daughter fights to survive the emotional cyclone of her family's needs.
The final posthumous volume of autobiographical fiction from Henry Roth—seven decades after his legendary debut, Call It Sleep.
Morrie Morgan is back, hiding out from Chicago gangsters in a Montana mining town.
A tale of love and intrigue set in the cultural cross-currents of 19th-century Nagasaki, from the author of Cloud Atlas.
A World War II effort to develop antibiotics—and the ethical complications that arise—are seen through the lens of a photographer's eye.
The author revisits the characters of his debut novel, Less Than Zero, in a Los Angeles haunted by dread.
In Ann Beattie's latest novella, a young writer (much like the author) receives a misleading tutorial.
Justin Cronin's hefty new work of modern fantasy promises to transport the reader away from everyday cares—but can it deliver?
This girl tastes life's flavors more intently than most.
In this overstuffed, satirical tale, the last Jew alive becomes the object of the world's fascination, desires, and fears.
The trials and triumphs of an adoption agency's director are at the heart of this emotional tale.
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