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Apropos of Nothing: Autobiography
The Enormously Entertaining Memoir by One of the Great Artists of Our Time--Now a New York Times, USA Today,
Los Angeles Times
, and Publishers Weekly
September 7, 2021
Arcade Publishing
Madam: The Biography of Polly Adler, Icon of the Jazz Age
The compulsively readable and sometimes jaw-dropping story of the life of a notorious madam who played hostess to every gangster, politician, writer, sports star and Cafe Society swell worth...
November 2, 2021
Doubleday Books
Minimal New York City: Graphic, Gritty, and Witty
Make your way from the Flatiron to Flatbush as an award-winning designer expertly captures New York City with minimalist art and unexpected wit.

Minimal New York City playfully...

June 30, 2020
Clarkson Potter Publishers
New York Trilogy: (penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

The remarkable, acclaimed series of interconnected detective novels - from the author of 4 3 2 1: A Novel

The New York Review of Books has called Paul Auster's work "one...

March 28, 2006
Penguin Group
320 Pages
Cheever: A Life

Cheever: A Life

Bailey, Blake
John Cheever spent much of his career impersonating a perfect suburban gentleman, the better to become one of the foremost chroniclers of postwar America. Written with unprecedented access to...
March 9, 2010
816 Pages
Philip Roth: The Biography
"I don't want you to rehabilitate me," Philip Roth said to his only authorized biographer, Blake Bailey. "Just make me interesting." Granted complete independence and access, Bailey spent almost ten...
June 29, 2021
Skyhorse Publishing
960 Pages
Fire Next Time

Fire Next Time

Baldwin, James
A national bestseller when it first appeared in 1963, The Fire Next Time galvanized the nation and gave passionate voice to the emerging civil rights movement. At once a powerful evocation of James...
December 1, 1992
128 Pages
Go Tell It on the Mountain
In one of the greatest American classics, Baldwin chronicles a fourteen-year-old boy's discovery of the terms of his identity. Baldwin's rendering of his protagonist's spiritual, sexual, and...
September 12, 2013
If Beale Street Could Talk

In this honest and stunning novel that inspired the award-winning major motion picture of the same name, James Baldwin has given America a moving story of love in the face of injustice. ...

October 10, 2006
Notes of a Native Son

Notes of a Native Son

Baldwin, James ; Jones, Edward

#26 on The Guardian's list of 100 best nonfiction books of all time, the essays explore what it means to be Black in America

In an age of Black Lives Matter, James Baldwin'...

November 20, 2012
Beacon Press

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