All posts by nemmo

Out Now: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

The long-awaited first novel from the author of Tenth of December: a moving and original father-son story featuring none other than Abraham Lincoln, as well as an unforgettable cast of supporting characters, living and dead, historical and invented. February 1862. The Civil War is less than

Deal: Trumbo by Bruce Cook

Publisher’s Summary: A central figure in the Hollywood Ten and one of the most successful screenwriters in Hollywood history, two of Trumbo’s screenplays earned Oscars (Roman Holiday and The Brave Ones) while he was blacklisted and unable to receive public credit for his work. Trumbo was also the

Deal: Skepticism 101 by The Great Courses of Michael Shermer

Publisher’s Summary: Despite our best efforts, we’re all vulnerable to believing things without using logic or having proper evidence—and it doesn’t matter how educated or well read we are. But there is a method for avoiding such pitfalls of human nature, and it’s called skepticism. By

Deal: Bream Gives Me Hiccups by Jesse Eisenberg

Publisher’s Summary: Bream Gives Me Hiccups is the whip-smart fiction debut of Academy Award-nominated actor Jesse Eisenberg. Known for his iconic film roles but also for his regular pieces in the New Yorker and his two critically acclaimed plays, Eisenberg is an emerging literary voice. Taking its title from

White Heat by M. J. McGrath – Daily Deal

Publisher’s Summary: Half Inuit and half outsider, Edie Kiglatuk is the best guide in her corner of the Arctic. But as a woman, she gets only grudging respect from the elders who rule her isolated community on Ellesmere Island. When a man is shot and killed

March 5: Really Professional Internet Person by Jenn McAllister

Publisher’s Summary: Through her pranks, sketches, and videos about everyday life, Jenn has become a mouthpiece for millennials and one of YouTube’s fastest rising stars! Jenn McAllister, better known as JennxPenn, has been obsessed with making videos since she found her parents’ video camera at the

March 3: Flat Spin by David Freed

Publisher’s Summary: The irresistible David Freed’s first mystery is a stay-up-late-to-finish thriller. Based in sunny Rancho Bonita – “California’s Monaco”, as the city’s moneyed minions like to call it – Cordell Logan is a literate, sardonic flight instructor and aspiring Buddhist with dwindling savings and a

February 27: Nightwise by R.S. Belcher

Publisher’s Summary R.S. Belcher, the acclaimed author of The Six-Gun Tarot and The Shotgun Arcana, launches a gritty new urban fantasy series set in today’s seedy occult underworld in Nightwise. In the more shadowy corners of the world, frequented by angels and demons and everything in between, Laytham