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Featured Biography & Memoir
  • You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir
  • Cuz: The Life and Times of Michael A.
  • Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose
  • Going Into Town: A Love Letter to New York
  • What Happened
  • Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body
  • Leonardo da Vinci
  • Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery
  • Autumn
  • The Rules Do Not Apply: A Memoir
  • Elizabeth Bishop: A Miracle for Breakfast
  • Logical Family: A Memoir
  • An Odyssey: A Father, a Son, and an Epic
  • Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002)
  • Where the Past Begins: A Writer’s Memoir
Featured Fiction
  • The Idiot
  • What We Lose: A Novel
  • Manhattan Beach: A Novel
  • Dinner at the Center of the Earth: A Novel
  • Things We Lost in the Fire: Stories
  • Future Home of the Living God: A Novel
  • Fresh Complaint: Stories
  • The Annotated African American Folktales (The Annotated Books)
  • The Chalk Artist: A Novel
  • Exit West: A Novel
  • The Rules of Magic: A Novel
  • The Odyssey
  • Never Let Me Go
  • The Leavers: A Novel
  • Forest Dark: A Novel
  • A Legacy of Spies: A Novel
  • Pachinko (National Book Award Finalist)
  • The Ninth Hour: A Novel
  • The Burning Girl: A Novel
  • Little Fires Everywhere
  • The Red-Haired Woman: A novel
  • Mrs. Fletcher: A Novel
  • The Book of Disquiet: The Complete Edition
  • The Ministry of Utmost Happiness: A novel
  • The Golden House: A Novel
  • Tender: Stories
  • Lincoln in the Bardo: A Novel
  • World Enough: A Boston-based noir mystery
  • Debriefing: Collected Stories
  • The Aeneid
  • Sing, Unburied, Sing: A Novel
  • Artemis: A Novel
  • The Mountain: Stories
Featured History & Politics
  • Grant
  • Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge
  • The Three Lives of James Madison: Genius, Partisan, President
  • The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia
  • Alone: Britain, Churchill, and Dunkirk: Defeat Into Victory
  • Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II
  • Lost Kingdom: The Quest for Empire and the Making of the Russian Nation
  • The Written World: The Power of Stories to Shape People, History, Civilization
  • Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam
  • Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History
  • We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy
  • One Nation After Trump: A Guide for the Perplexed, the Disillusioned, the Desperate, and the Not-...
  • The Girl at the Baggage Claim: Explaining the East-West Culture Gap
  • The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir
  • The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America
Featured Kids & YA
  • Jane, Unlimited
  • Sisters of Glass
  • Alfie: (The Turtle That Disappeared)
  • Beasts Made of Night
  • The First Rule of Punk
  • You Bring the Distant Near
  • A World of Information
  • The Gauntlet
  • Not Quite Narwhal
  • The Antlered Ship