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With echoes of The Night Circus, a spellbinding story about two gifted orphans–in love with each other since they can remember–whose childhood talents allow them to rewrite their future. The Lonely Hearts Hotel is a love story with the power of legend. An unparalleled tale of charismatic pianos, invisible dance partners, radicalized chorus girls, drug-addicted musicians, brooding clowns, […]

For fans of Jennifer Egan, Jonathan Franzen, Lorrie Moore, and Curtis Sittenfeld, Among the Ten Thousand Things is a dazzling first novel, a portrait of an American family on the cusp of irrevocable change, and a startlingly original story of love and time lost. When a package chronicling Jack Shanley’s secret life arrives in the mail […]

This memoir by Michael Greenberg about his 15-year-old daughter’s mental breakdown has received a starred review from both LIbrary Journal and Booklist.  And is my staff pick in our Fall 2008 issue of Random Revelations!  “Sure to become a new classic in the literature of mental illness.” –LJ http://www.otherpress.com/hurrydownsunshine/ –Erica