Award-winning novelist Suki Kim’s haunting memoir of teaching English to the sons of North Korea’s elite during the last six months of Kim Jong Il’s reign—a moving and incalculably rare glimpse of life in the world’s most unknowable country, and at the privileged young men she calls “soldiers and slaves.” –Unprecedented access. –Author has deep […]
Today we’d like you to imagine a lunch time spent in France while you read the Paris in Love excerpt by Eloisa James. Beyond a peak into this amazing memoir j’espère que d’avoir un croque-madame et un éclair pour le dessert. Sounds like the perfect le dejeuner, no? The critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling […]
[youtube 9HHXMyLey0o] A beautifully written reminder that life really is about the moments within each day. Author Kate Whouley share her bittersweet story about caring for a parent with Alzheimer’s, and in doing so reminds us all of life’s real pleasures. A chronicle of the profound, life-changing, and laugh-out-loud funny moments in the journey of […]
The Foremost Good Fortune is a diary of young mom and her family’s experience of living their daily life in Beijing for two years, not as tourists, and not as journalists but just as a family with small children with the privilege of having a different adventure each day. Susan Conley writes this book as […]
We mourn the loss of Norris Church Mailer, author and artist, who in her own right earned a place amongst our cultural icons while in the glaring spotlight of her famed husband. The New York Times provides a beautiful tribute and history of her illustrious life and career.
Congratulations to the Random House, Inc. Race for the Cure team for their strength of heart and show of support in the Sept. 12th Central Park race. Go team! [youtube 55xNC48YWzk] The inspiring memoir by Nancy G. Brinker, founder and CEO of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®. Meet the author on tour.
“Tony Curtis, a classically handsome movie star who earned an Oscar nomination as an escaped convict in Stanley Kramer’s 1958 movie “The Defiant Ones,” but whose public preferred him in comic roles in films like “Some Like It Hot” (1959) and “The Great Race” (1965), died Wednesday of cardiac arrest in his Las Vegas area […]
Just announced today, Crown will be publishing Former President G.W. Bush’s memoir, DECISION POINTS on November 9, 2010. Love him or hate him, this book is sure to be in demand. Readers will want to know the story behind some of the more controversial moments of the President’s time in office: inside the Texas Governor’s Mansion […]