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Two Lives

Gertrude and Alice

Janet Malcolm

Unlocking the truth of the mystifying relationship between Gertrude Stein, brilliant and affable, and her brooding companion, Alice B. Toklas "How had the pair of elderly Jewish lesbians survived the...

September 16, 2008, Paper, $13.00

Almost Everyone's Guide to Science

The Universe, Life and Everything

John Gribbin

This fascinating book is a guide for the perplexed—those who are interested in science but are scared off by the technical detail. John Gribbin, an award-winning writer, now stands back from the details and offers us a broad...

August 11, 2000, Paper, $13.00

The African Shore

Rodrigo Rey Rosa; Translated by Jeffrey Gray

A riveting and highly praised novel by Guatemala’s leading writer of fiction, now in English for the first time In the vein of the writings of Paul Bowles, Paul Theroux, and V. S. Naipaul, The African...

October 22, 2013, PB-with Flaps, $13.00

Winter Mythologies and Abbots

Pierre Michon; Translated by Ann Jefferson

Michon’s exquisite short narratives transport us to the heart of the Middle Ages as witnesses to the double-edged power of belief This welcome volume brings to English-language readers two beautifully...

March 25, 2014, PB-with Flaps, $13.00

The Corpse Washer

Sinan Antoon; Translated from the Arabic by the author

Acclaimed and celebrated in the Arab world for its vivid portrait of Iraq, this heartbreaking novel confronts the war-torn nation’s horrifying recent history Young Jawad, born to a traditional Shi'ite family...

July 29, 2014, Paper, $13.00

Play All

A Bingewatcher's Notebook

Clive James

A world-renowned media and cultural critic offers an insightful analysis of serial TV drama and the modern art of the small screen Television and TV viewing are not what they once were—and that’s a good...

August 22, 2017, Paper, $13.00

Long Day’s Journey into Night

Eugene O´Neill; With a foreword by Harold Bloom

Eugene O’Neill’s autobiographical play Long Day’s Journey into Night isregarded as his finest work. First published by Yale University Press in 1956, it won the Pulitzer Prize in 1957 and has since sold more...

February 8, 2002, Paper, $13.00

Iphigenia in Forest Hills

Anatomy of a Murder Trial

Janet Malcolm

"Astringent and absorbing. . . . Iphigenia in Forest Hills casts, from its first pages, a genuine spell — the kind of spell to which Ms. Malcolm’s admirers (and I am one) have become addicted."—Dwight Garner,

November 20, 2012, Paper, $13.00

The Dregs of the Day

Máirtín Ó Cadhain; Translated from the Irish by Alan Titley

A riveting English translation the Irish classic tale of heartache, death, and loneliness by the beloved author of The Dirty Dust The final published work by the renowned Máirtín Ó Cadhain, this...

September 24, 2019, PB-with Flaps, $13.00

Fuenteovejuna

Lope de Vega; Translated by G. J. Racz; With an Introduction by Roberto González Echevarría

Lope de Vega’s masterpiece, a classic play of the Spanish Golden Age, in a vibrant new translation Lope de Vega “single-handedly created the Spanish national theatre,” writes Roberto González Echevarría in...

April 24, 2012, PB-with Flaps, $13.95

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