A deeply engaging debut novel about a morality clash in an insular Chicago neighborhood.
Subject: New Releases
The cheerleader, the nerd, the jock, the freak. What if you had to be all four?
The debut winner of the Paz Prize for Poetry, presented by the National Poetry Series.
Texas’s ultimate noir town reveals its unseemly underbelly.
Autism spectrum disorder is found in one of every eighty-eight children—this gorgeous book offers powerful insight into the disorder.
Launching Akashic’s new Black Sheep YA imprint, an adventure novel in a video game turned reality, with giant spiders, malevolent hummingbirds, a not-quite-yellow-brick road, and preteen children learning how to be heroes!
The best anthology of classic Haitian fiction ever assembled, unparalleled in scope.
Legendary indie rockers the Jesus Lizard present an idiosyncratic, impassioned document of their rock and roll conquests.
This year, the world’s favorite cat faces his biggest series of challenges yet, as he takes on the whole globe!
A powerful debut historical novel to launch a new imprint, Kaylie Jones Books, curated by acclaimed author Kaylie Jones.
The best USA-based stories in the Akashic noir series, compiled into one volume and edited by Johnny Temple!
Cherished former Vermont governor Kunin teams up with Baumgardner to tell the inspiring story of American politicians’ growing acceptance of gay marriage.
A groundbreaking, hilarious novel about two elder gay Caribbean men coming to terms with being closeted in a changing world.
A riveting memoir in which Nunez wrestles with her mother’s determination to have her leave her Trinidadian homeland for America.