The Man in the Red Coat

The Man in the Red CoatThe Man Booker Prize winning author of The Sense of an Ending takes us on a rich, witty tour of Belle Epoque Paris, via the life story of the pioneering surgeon Samuel Pozzi In the summer of 1885, three Frenchmen arrived in London for a few days shopping One was a Prince, one was a Count, and the

The Movie Musical!

The Movie Musical!Irresistible and authoritative, The Movie Musical is an in depth look at the singing, dancing, happy making world of Hollywood musicals, beautifully illustrated in color and black and white an essential text for anyone who s ever laughed, cried, or sung along at the movies Leading film historian

The Little Blue Kite

The Little Blue KiteWe all have fears, but if we can t face the small ones how will we face the big ones Kai is afraid to fly a little blue kite But Kai is also very, very brave, and overcoming this small fear will lead him on a great adventure Remember all great adventures start with one little moment You know

Old Food

Old FoodFrom one of the most lauded artists of his generation comes a purging soliloquy a profound nowt delivered in some spent afterwards Scorched by senility and nostalgia, and wracked by all kinds of hunger, Ed Atkins Old Food lurches from allegory to listicle, from lyric to menu, fetching up a

Big Lies in a Small Town

Big Lies in a Small TownNorth Carolina, 2018 Morgan Christopher s life has been derailed Taking the fall for a crime she did not commit, she finds herself serving a three year stint in the North Carolina Women s Correctional Center Her dream of a career in art is put on hold until a mysterious visitor makes her an offer

The Great Believers

The Great BelieversFINALIST FOR THE PULITZER PRIZE IN FICTIONWINNER OF THE ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDALWINNER OF THE LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK PRIZE FOR FICTION WINNER OF THE STONEWALL BOOK AWARDSHORTLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARDSoon to Be a Major Television Event, optioned by Amy Poehler A dazzling new novel of friendship