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This big-hearted, boundary-breaking novel introduces a remarkable new talent. Set in 1970s New York, City on Fire is outsized in its generosity, warmth, and ambition, its deep feeling for its characters, and its exuberant imagination.

CITY ON FIRE by Garth Risk Hallberg
978-1-101-94668-8, Export Paperback, $20.00, On-Sale Date: October 13, 2015

City on Fire book trailer

City on Fire in New York Times Book Review

Author Garth Risk Hallberg profile in Vogue

James Salter, whose intimately detailed novels and short stories kept a devoted audience in his thrall for more than half a century, died on June 19, 2015.

Salter’s Obituary in the New York Times

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    Director Ridley Scott has lined up an incredible cast for this film: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kate Mara, and Kristen Wiig. In theaters October 2015.

    Watch the trailer here

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June 2014 Highlights Graphic Novel Highlights Newsletter Archives

Children’s Books received honors from the American Library Association at their annual mid-winter meeting. THE NOISY PAINT BOX: THE COLORS AND SOUNDS OF KANDINSKY’S ABSTRACT ART written by Barb Rosenstock and illustrated by Mary Grandpre won a Caldecott Honor award, while Jenny Hubbard’s AND WE STAY received a Michael L. Printz Honor.

– Congratulations to the winners! –