What if your sense of duty required you to betray the man you
love. One woman struggles to choose between her honor and her heart
in this enthralling espionage drama that deftly hops between New
York and West Africa.
It’s 1986, the heart of the Cold War, and Marie Mitchell is
an intelligence officer with the FBI.
Originally published in 1986 in the Vintage Contemporaries
paperback series—and reissued now in hardcover alongside his
masterful new novel, Empire Falls—Richard
Russo’s Mohawk remains today as it was described then.
A first novel with all the assurance of a mature writer at the peak
of form and ambition, Mohawk is set in upstate New York and
chronicles over a dozen lives in a leather town, long after the
tanneries have started closing down.
From the two-time NBCC Finalist, a fiercely imaginative novel
about a family's summer road trip across America--a journey that,
with breathtaking imagery, spare lyricism, and profound humanity,
probes the nature of justice and equality in America today.
An expansive yet intimate story of desire, artistic ambition,
and fidelity, set in the glamorous literary and film circles of
In July of 1953, at a glittering party thrown by Truman Capote in
Portofino, Italy, Tennessee Williams and his longtime lover Frank
Merlo meet Anja Blomgren, a mysteriously taciturn young Swedish
beauty and aspiring actress.
What if America's founding ideals finally became reality. A
future of peace, justice, and love comes to life in original
speculative stories that challenge oppression and embrace
inclusiveness--from N. K. Jemisin, Charles Yu, Jamie Ford, and
From a master of contemporary fiction, a tale of bohemian youth
on the make in Mexico City, and a sublime precursor to The
Two young poets, Jan and Remo, find themselves adrift in Mexico
City. Obsessed with poetry, and, above all, with science fiction,
they are eager to forge a life in the literary world--or sacrifice
themselves to it.
One man's disappearance throws four women's lives into
chaos--and not all will survive. . .
Vicki works as an aromatherapist, healing her clients out of her
home studio with her special blends of essential oils. She's just
finishing a session when the police arrive on her doorstep--her
ex-husband David has gone missing.
In this stylish, haunting novel, journalist and novelist
Lawrence Osborne explores the reverberations of a random accident
on the lives of Moroccan Muslims and Western visitors who converge
on a luxurious desert villa for a decadent weekend-long