The hysterical, clever, and unforgettable sequel to Jonas Jonasson’s international bestseller The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared.
He's back. Even older. Even funnier.
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The bestselling author of The Paris Wife brings to life the story of Martha Gellhorn—a fiercely independent, ambitious woman ahead of her time, who would become one of the greatest war correspondents of the twentieth century.
From the bestselling author of The Perfect Nanny--one of the 10 Best Books of the Year of The New York Times Book Review--her prizewinning novel about a sex-addicted woman in Paris
She wants only one thing: to be wanted.
What would happen if women suddenly possessed a fierce new power?"The Power is our era's The Handmaid's Tale." --Ron Charles, Washington Post*WINNER OF THE BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION*$14.99ISBN: 9781328507976Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Mariner Books - January 15th, 2019Ursula K. Le Guin on the absurdity of denying your age: “If I’m ninety and believe I’m forty-five, I’m headed for a very bad time trying to get out of the bathtub.”
On cultural perceptions of fantasy: “The direction of escape is toward freedom.$15.00ISBN: 9780525436379Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Vintage - January 15th, 2019
Robert B. Reich makes a powerful case for the expansion of America’s moral imagination. Rooting his argument in common sense and everyday reality, he demonstrates that a common good constitutes the very essence of any society or nation.$18.00ISBN: 9780143111382Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Penguin Books - January 15th, 2019
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2018
ONE OF THE ECONOMIST'S BOOKS OF THE YEAR
"My new favorite book of all time." --Bill Gates$16.00ISBN: 9781101986295Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dutton - January 15th, 2019
A missing person, a grieving family, a curious clue: a half-finished manuscript set in Paris
Once a week, I chase men who are not my husband. . . .
When eccentric novelist Robert Eady abruptly vanishes, he leaves behind his wife, Leah, their daughters, and, hidden in an unexpected spot, plane tickets to Paris.$16.95ISBN: 9780393356571Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - January 15th, 2019
Faced with an endless supply of mass-manufactured products, we find ourselves nostalgic for goods bearing the mark of authenticity--hand-made tools, local brews, and other objects produced by human hands.$16.00ISBN: 9780735221970Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Penguin Books - January 15th, 2019
‟A tender but unflinching portrayal of the bond between two sisters.”—Celeste Ng, New York Times bestselling author of Little Fires Everywhere
“There's not a false note to be found, and everywhere there are nuggets to savor. Why did it have to end?” --O Magazine$16.00ISBN: 9781250310323Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Picador - January 15th, 2019
A bittersweet farewell to the world and the word by the Australian master
“The mind is a place best viewed from borderlands . . .”$16.95ISBN: 9781616208677Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Algonquin Books - January 15th, 2019The elevator door opens. A cow stands inside, angled diagonally to fit. It doesn’t look uncomfortable, merely impatient. “It is for the housewarming ceremony on the third floor,” explains the woman who stands behind the cow, holding it loosely with a rope. She has the sheepish look of a person caught in a strange situation who is trying to act as normal as possible.