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will-entrekin's picture
Jan.11.2012
  "Once upon a time, I fell in love with a girl who didn't love me in return." New York City, circa 2006. A young man lucking into any temp job he can while following his dream to be a writer. A dream girl and a bad case of unrequited love (is there any other kind?). If the story ended there,...
jonathan-lethem's picture
Dec.06.2011
The bestselling and beloved author of Motherless Brooklyn and The Fortress of Solitude delivers a searing love letter to the city that has inspired his finest work.   Chase Insteadman, former child television star, has a new role in life—permanent guest on the Upper East Side dinner party...
john-wilcock's picture
Jan.06.2010
Young Fleet Street reporter arrives in New York. Interviews Marilyn Monroe and Marlene Dietrich. Helps to start Village Voice, edits city's first 'underground' paper, co-edits similar papers around the world, watches Andy Warhol learn to make movies and writes first bio of this enigmatic artist....
heywood-gould's picture
Oct.16.2008
Brian Flanagan is one of today's culture heroes-a sophisticated journeyman bartender who can seduce a waitress while mixing a perfect martini, and simultaneously regale his patrons with his acerbic view of the world. So why is he unemployed, broke and alone? Brian's odyssey takes him from...
julianna-baggott's picture
Aug.14.2008
Lissy Jablonski was fifteen during the summer of 1985. That was the summer her father, a soft-spoken gynecologist, up and left her mother for a redheaded bank teller. The same summer Lissy and her mother disappeared from their quiet New Hampshire lives to have an adventure of their own amid a...
heywood-gould's picture
Jul.31.2008
A young self-centered bartender who has become a local celebrity in Manhattan's upper east side, meets a girl in Jamaica who puts a new perspective into his life.
anthony-bruno's picture
Jul.27.2008
“Bruno keeps us entertained with a razzle-dazzle style that tap-dances from horror to farce without tripping.”—Marilyn Stasio, New York Times   FBI agents Cuthbert Gibbons and Mike Tozzi are on the case in Bad Apple, the sixth book in the Gibbons and Tozzi  thriller series. When an undercover FBI...