Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear

Readers of all ages and walks of life have drawn inspiration and empowerment from Elizabeth Gilbert s books for years Gilbert offers insights into the mysterious nature of inspiration She asks us to embrace our curiosity and let go of needless suffering She shows us how to tackle what we most lov

The Chiffon Trenches

During Andr Leon Talley s first magazine job, alongside Andy Warhol at Interview, a fateful meeting with Karl Lagerfeld began a decades long friendship with the enigmatic, often caustic designer Propelled into the upper echelons by his knowledge and adoration of fashion, Andr moved to Paris as b

Asymmetry

A singularly inventive and unforgettable debut novel about love, luck, and the inextricability of life and art, from 2017 Whiting Award winner Lisa Halliday.Told in three distinct and uniquely compelling sections, Asymmetry explores the imbalances that spark and sustain many of our most dramatic hum

Art Matters

A stunning and timely creative call to arms combining four extraordinary written pieces by Neil Gaiman n n The world always seems brighter when you ve just made something that wasn t there before Neil Gaiman n nDrawn from Gaiman s trove of published speeches, poems and creative manifestos, ART MAT

I Will Judge You by Your Bookshelf

A look at the culture and fanaticism of book lovers, from beloved New York Times illustrator Grant Snider It s no secret, but we are judged by our bookshelves We learn to read at an early age, and as we grow older we shed our beloved books for new ones But some of us surround ourselves with book

Apropos of Nothing

The Long Awaited, Enormously Entertaining Memoir by One of the Great Artists of Our Time Now a New York Times, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, and Publisher s Weekly Bestseller In this candid and often hilarious memoir, the celebrated director, comedian, writer, and actor offers a comprehensive, pe

A Ladder to the Sky

Maurice Swift is handsome, charming, and hungry for success The one thing he doesn t have is talent but he s not about to let a detail like that stand in his way After all, a would be writer can find stories anywhere They don t need to be his own Working as a waiter in a West Berlin hotel in

Stray

From the bestselling author of Sweetbitter, a memoir of growing up in a family shattered by lies and addiction, and of one woman s attempts to find a life beyond the limits of her past Stray is a moving, sometimes devastating, brilliantly written and ultimately inspiring exploration of the landscap

Jo & Laurie

Bestselling authors Margaret Stohl and Melissa de la Cruz bring us a romantic retelling of Little Women starring Jo March and her best friend, the boy next door, Theodore Laurie Laurence n n1869, Concord, Massachusetts After the publication of her first novel, Jo March is shocked to discover her b

I'd Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life

For so many people, reading isn t just a hobby or a way to pass the time it s a lifestyle Our books shape us, define us, enchant us, and even sometimes infuriate us Our books are a part of who we are as people, and we can t imagine life without them n nI d Rather Be Reading is the perfect literary

Because Internet: Understanding the New Rules of Language

A linguistically informed look at how our digital world is transforming the English language n nLanguage is humanity s most spectacular open source project, and the internet is making our language change faster and in interesting ways than ever before Internet conversations are structured by

Keep Going: 10 Ways to Stay Creative in Good Times and Bad

Keep Working Keep Playing Keep Creating In his previous books Steal Like an Artist and Show Your Work , both New York Times bestsellers, Austin Kleon gave readers the keys to unlock their creativity and showed them how to become known Now he offers his most inspiring work yet, with ten simple ru

Transit

The stunning second novel of a trilogy that began with Outline, one of The New York Times Book Review s ten best books of 2015 n nIn the wake of family collapse, a writer and her two young sons move to London The process of upheaval is the catalyst for a number of transitions personal, moral, artist