Congratulations to Kwame Dawes, author of the forthcoming novel Bivouac!
Nina Revoyr’s latest novel A Student of History publishes March 5, 2019!
Congratulations to Michael Zadoorian, whose novel Beautiful Music has been named one of 20 Michigan Notable Books for 2019!
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Wyomia Tyus’ memoir and Justine Bateman’s FAME are New York Times‘ Holiday Picks!
Wyomia Tyus, author of Tigerbelle, was featured on WBUR Boston’s sports show Only a Game.
ON SALE NOW! A limited-edition preorder package for 131 Different Things featuring an exclusive 7″ with music by the Yeah Yeah Yeahs Nick Zinner!
Entertainment Weekly, Refinery29, the Millions, and more agree: PRAISE SONG FOR THE BUTTERFLIES is a top August pick!
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