A seductive new collection from the author of “varied, engrossing, and . . . astonishing” fiction (Richard Eder, Boston Globe).More
The prize-winning author of Fire Season returns with the heartrending story of his troubled years before finding solace in the wilderness.More
A National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist 'Autobiography'
The renowned biographer’s unforgettable portrait of a family in ruins—his own.More
A journey into the world’s original extreme sport: downhill ski racing.More
A former adviser to the Joint Chiefs of Staff explains how
government’s oldest problem is its greatest destabilizing force.More
Marie Mutsuki Mockett
How does one cope with overwhelming grief?More
The dramatic story of fugitive slaves and the antislavery
activists who defied the law to help them reach freedom.More
The epic tale of an endangered
Newfoundland community and the
struggles of one man determined to
resist its extinction.More
Burton G. Malkiel
One of the "few great investment books" (Andrew Tobias) ever written.
A Wall Street Journal Weekend Investor "Best Books for Investors" PickMore
This compelling narrative goes behind the scenes with the world’s most important living artists to humanize and demystify contemporary art.More
A Chicago Tribune 'Best Books of 2014'
A Washington Post '50 Notable Works of Nonfiction & Best Science Books 2014'
A Chicago Tribune 'Nonfiction Books to Gift 2014'
A Slate 'Best Books 2014: Staff Picks'
A Booklist '2014 Editor’s Choice' & 'Top 10 Science and Health Books of 2014'
A St. Louis Post-Dispatch 'Best Books of 2014: Nonfiction'
The fascinating story of one of the most important scientific discoveries of the twentieth century.More
An entertaining and indispensable guide to the language of finance and economics by the writer hailed for “explain[ing] complex stuff in a down-to-earth and witty style” (The Economist).More
Edward O. Wilson
National Book Award Finalist. How did humanity originate and why does a species like ours exist on this planet? Do we have a special place, even a destiny in the universe? Where are we going, and perhaps, the most difficult question of all, "Why?"More
Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, Neel Mukherjee delivers a powerful, epic story of a family and a nation.More
A 2014 Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year
The much-anticipated debut from the Pulitzer Prize–winning New York Times reporter, Boy on Ice is a moving human story and behind-the-scenes account of a life lived in the glare of sporting fame.More