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The Red Badge of Courage

by Stephen Crane Standard Ebooks (January 13, 2019)

The Red Badge of Courage is an 1895 war novel by American author Stephen Crane. It is considered one of the most influential works in American literature. The novel, a depiction on the cruelty of the American...


The Son of the Wolf

by Jack London Standard Ebooks (January 13, 2019)

A collection of stories that highlight the trials and tribulations of life in the Yukon and Alaska during the gold rush. Greed, determination, compassion, competition, and survival dominate as native tribes...


Tess of the d’Urbervilles

by Thomas Hardy Standard Ebooks (January 12, 2019)

Young Tess Durbeyfield attempts to restore her family's fortunes by claiming their connection with the aristocratic d'Urbervilles. But Alec d'Urberville is a rich wastrel who seduces her and makes her life miserable....


Reefdog

by Robert Wintner Yucca (September 27, 2016)

Can a conflicted dive leader keep from drowning amidst a midlife crisis, a break up, an attempted murder, and the changing of his beloved Hawaiian paradise?

Ravi Rockulz is a dive leader in Hawaii with good friends,...


Some People Talk with God

by John Enright Yucca (June 14, 2016)

An old house, a new lover, a fresh life for Dominick—or will the faith-driven doom it all?

The past just won’t go away. Dominick likes to idle there in history’s comfortable remove, but when his mother dies...


The Red Coat

by Dolley Carlson Skyhorse (October 23, 2018)

Think Downton Abbey, set in the heart of Boston

Irish domestic worker Norah King's decision to ask her wealthy employer, Caroline Parker, for an elegant red coat that the Beacon Hill matriarch has marked for...


The Haircutter

by Dana Thompson Skyhorse (January 23, 2018)

Born in the small town of Ten Sleep, Wyoming, The Haircutter—or H.C.— murders an enigmatic “Jenny” and flees to the glittering anonymity of New York City. Eight years later, after a series of odd jobs...


Vegas Girls

by Heather Skyler Skyhorse (October 04, 2016)

For Fans of Julia Glass and Ann Hood, a Novel about How the Choices We Make Last a Lifetime

Vegas Girls begins when three former high school friends, now in their mid-thirties, reunite in their hometown of Las...


Blackbird

by Michael Fiegel Skyhorse (November 14, 2017)

Michael Fiegel's darkly compelling debut tells the story of an unusual bond between two killers—and the destruction left in their wake.

A cold-blooded killer-for-hire, Edison North drifts across America from...


Everything You Came to See

by Elizabeth Schulte Martin Skyhorse (January 23, 2018)

People say it like a joke, but Henry Bell really did run away from home to join the circus. A talented new performer with a struggling circus, he's found a place for himself among the fire-eaters, tightrope...


The Chief of Rally Tree

by Jennifer Boyden Skyhorse (November 06, 2018)

Dina’s gone. She left a note, she left her plants, and she left what her husband, Roal, thought was her entire world. Nothing remained but some frozen dinners and the mysterious last line of her final message:...


Funeral Platter

by Greg Ames Arcade (October 24, 2017)

From the author of Buffalo Lockjaw comes a mordantly humorous collection of taut, off-the-wall, and heartbreaking short stories. A young girl aspiring to be a ventriloquist using a burnt log as a dummy; Franz...


The Disappearance of Adèle Bedeau

by Graeme Macrae Burnet Arcade (October 10, 2017)

"A stylish, atmospheric mystery with a startling twist . . . satisfies like Simenon and surprises like Ruth Rendell. I can't give it any higher praise."--NPR

Manfred Baumann is a loner. Socially awkward and perpetually...


Brick Shakespeare

by John Mccann, Monica Sweeney & Becky Thomas Skyhorse (November 01, 2013)

Enjoy four of Shakespeare’s tragedies told with LEGO bricks. Here are Hamlet, Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, and Julius Caesar enacted scene by scene, captioned by excerpts from the plays. Flip through one thousand...


The Candlemass Road

by George Macdonald Fraser Skyhorse (February 10, 2011)

George MacDonald Fraser wrote The Candlemass Road after completing his research and writing The Steel Bonnets, his nonfiction account of the Anglo-Scottish border Reivers. Young Lady Margaret Dacre was brought...


An Irish Christmas Feast

by John B. Keane Skyhorse (October 11, 2011)

This bountiful collection of more than fifty tales by one of Ireland’s liveliest and most popular writers offers holiday charm and Gaelic humor by the Christmas stockingful. Drawing on the rich folk culture...


The Inventory

by Gila Lustiger & Rebecca Morrison Arcade (November 17, 2015)

Combining the authenticity of reportage with the emotional intensity of an extraordinary imagination, The Inventory is a profoundly unsettling account of the effects of Nazi paranoia upon every segment of German...


The Essay

by Robin Yocum Arcade (October 08, 2012)

Jimmy Lee Hickam grew up along Red Dog Road, a dead-end strip of gravel and mud buried deep in the bowels of Appalachian Ohio. It is the poorest road, in the poorest county, in the poorest region of the state....


The Cook, the Crook, and the Real Estate Tycoon

by Liu Zhenyun, Sylvia Li-chun Lin & Howard Goldblatt Arcade (August 04, 2015)

The Cook, the Crook, and the Real Estate Tycoon, by prize-winning Chinese novelist Liu Zhenyun is a novel of Beijing that paints a microcosm of contemporary China, dealing with classes at the two extremes: the...


River of the Brokenhearted

by David Adams Richards Arcade (August 05, 2014)

From David Adams Richards, winner of the Giller Prize and the Governor General’s Award, comes a magnificent and haunting novel about the entwinement of remembered love and unforgotten hate.

Spanning generations,...


I Did Not Kill My Husband

by Liu Zhenyun, Sylvia Li-chun Lin & Howard Goldblatt Arcade (October 14, 2014)

Li Xuelian, married to Qin Yuhe, is pregnant with their second child. Happy news? Not in China, with its one-child policy. It is a crime. What is she to do? Her only option is divorcing before the second child...


Wyoming: A Novel

by Barry Gifford Arcade (January 12, 2012)

A subtle, impeccably rendered new novel from one of America's most distinctive writers.A woman and her young son are traveling together by car through the southern and midwestern United States in the mid-to-late...


My Father, His Son

by Reidar Jonsson & Marianne Ruuth Arcade (April 06, 2012)

A young man named Ingemar Johansson joins the Swedish merchant marine, sails to many distant ports, has a variety of funny and poignant adventures, and searches everywhere for his father


Gifts

by Nuruddin Farah Arcade (April 18, 2011)

The second novel in Nuruddin Farah's Blood in the Sun trilogy, Gifts is the beguiling tale of a Somali family and the struggles of its powerful matriarch to keep it whole. Duniya is a single mother, raising...


City of Ash and Red

by Hye-young Pyun & Sora Kim-Russell Arcade (November 06, 2018)

NAMED AN NPR 2018 GREAT READ

For fans of J. G. Ballard and early Ian McEwan, a tense psychological thriller and Kafkaesque parable by the 2017 Shirley Jackson Award winner—called “an airtight masterpiece”...


Kid Moses

by Mark R. Thornton Arcade (November 07, 2017)

This lean, raw, and surprising debut is a deeply moving and powerful story of Moses, a nine-year-old survivor of the harsh streets of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Moses longs for something outside the grim existence...


Lies the Mushroom Pickers Told

by Tom Phelan Arcade (February 03, 2015)

Part human comedy and part mystery, Lies the Mushroom Pickers Told is an enthralling, masterful story about what holds a village together and what keeps people apart. When journalist Patrick Bracken returns...


Limbo

by Esther Figueroa Arcade (March 04, 2014)

Limbo is a character driven environmental murder mystery set in the shifting sands of Jamaica’s environmental policies. Flora is the dynamic leader of an environmental organization set to expose the corporate...


Among the Lesser Gods

by Margo Catts Arcade (May 09, 2017)

For fans of authors like Barbara Kingsolver and Leif Enger, a stunning new voice in contemporary literary fiction.

"Tragedy and blessing. Leave them alone long enough, and it gets real hard to tell them apart."...


A Gushing Fountain

by Martin Walser & David Dollenmayer Arcade (April 07, 2015)

Appearing for the first time in English, this masterful novel by one of the foremost figures of postwar German literature is an indelible portrait of Nazism slowly overtaking and poisoning a small town. Semi-autobiographical,...


Maurice Guest

by Henry Handel Richardson Skyhorse (October 20, 2015)

Maurice Guest comes to Leipzig, the music capital of Europe, to realize his dream of becoming a great pianist. However, in its bohemian and heady atmosphere, he encounters not exaltation and inspiration but...


The Great Novels and Short Stories of Somerset Maugham

by W. Somerset Maugham Skyhorse (March 04, 2014)

This compilation contains three complete novels and eight major short stories from the canon of one of the twentieth century’s most enduringly popular fiction writers.

From London to Hong Kong, from Paris to...


Travers Corners

by Scott Waldie Skyhorse (May 26, 2015)

The final chapters of Scott Waldie’s iconic Travers Corners trilogy.

Travers Corners, Montana, is not much more than Main Street. There’s Ed’s Garage and Filling Station; McCracken’s General Store—still...


Droll Stories

by Honoré de Balzac Skyhorse (November 03, 2015)

From the great French novelist comes this long-unavailable collection of tales in the tradition of Boccaccio’s Decameron.

Balzac’s Contes Drolatiques, or Droll Stories, were originally published in three...


Great Short Novels of Henry James

by Henry James & Philip Rahv Skyhorse (June 17, 2014)

Henry James was one of the greatest and most prolific American authors ever to have lived.

Henry James believed that the short novel was the perfect literary form, and his achievements here brilliantly display...


#freetopiary

by Peter Burnett Skyhorse (April 01, 2014)

In an age of NSA spying and unprecedented government oversight, young Alan Stewart wants nothing to do with change—that is until he is arrested for a crime he didn’t commit, and forced to face reality.

Consumerism,...


The Promise

by Ann Weisgarber Skyhorse (April 07, 2015)

From the author of The Personal History of Rachel DuPree (soon to be a major motion picture)!

“This second engaging novel from Weisgarber . . . has shades of Willa Cather, Sinclair Lewis, and Conrad Richter.”—...


The Scarlet Letter

by Nathaniel Hawthorne Clydesdale (May 17, 2016)

Packaged in handsome and affordable trade editions, Clydesdale Classics is a new series of essential works made available again. The series features literary phenomena with influence and themes so great that,...


The Picture of Dorian Gray

by Oscar Wilde Clydesdale (January 02, 2018)

Packaged in handsome and affordable trade editions, Clydesdale Classics is a new series of essential literary works. From the musings of literary geniuses like Mark Twain in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn...


The Call of the Wild and White Fang

by Jack London Clydesdale (May 17, 2016)

Packaged in handsome, affordable trade editions, Clydesdale Classics is a new series of essential literary works. It features literary phenomena with influence and themes so great that, after their publication,...


The Prince

by Niccolo Machiavelli, W.K. Marriott & Christopher Celenza Clydesdale (January 02, 2018)

Packaged in handsome, affordable trade editions, Clydesdale Classics is a new series of essential works. From the musings of intellectuals such as Thomas Paine in Common Sense to the striking personal narrative...


The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

by Mark Twain Clydesdale (January 02, 2018)

Packaged in handsome, affordable trade editions, Clydesdale Classics is a new series of essential works. From the musings of literary geniuses such as Nathaniel Hawthorne in The Scarlet Letter to the striking...


The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

by Mark Twain Clydesdale (May 17, 2016)

Packaged in handsome, affordable trade editions, Clydesdale Classics is a new series of essential literary works. The series features literary phenomena with influence and themes so great that, after their publication,...


The Past Is Never

by Tiffany Quay Tyson Skyhorse (March 20, 2018)

Siblings Bert, Willet, and Pansy know better than to go swimming at the old rock quarry. According to their father, it's the Devil's place, a place that's been cursed and forgotten. But Mississippi Delta summer...


Where the Sun Shines Out

by Catalano, Kevin Skyhorse (October 17, 2017)

A raw, unflinching literary debut for fans of Dennis Lehane and Tom Franklin examining the aftershocks of survival, and the price of salvation.

In the blue-collar town of Chittenango, New York, two young boys...


The Pallbearer

by Farmer Jordan Skyhorse (November 20, 2018)

Lynch, West Virginia, is a husk of a town: houses collapsing, deserted coal mines, the money gone. The residents who have not abandoned their homes find themselves living in poverty with little-to-no job opportunities,...


Last Flag Flying

by Ponicsán, Darryl Skyhorse (September 05, 2017)

Now a major movie starring Steve Carell, Bryan Cranston, and Laurence Fishburne, directed by Richard Linklater!

Darryl Ponicsan's debut novel The Last Detail was named one of the best of the year and widely acclaimed,...


The Hummingbirds

by McMeekin, Ross Skyhorse (February 06, 2018)

Ezra works as a live-in groundskeeper on a celebrity couple’s enormous rental property in Los Angeles. When the magnetic Sybil sets her sights on Ezra and gradually lures him in, he is as conflicted as he...


Kickdown

by Clarren Rebecca Arcade (September 11, 2018)

When Jackie Dunbar's father dies, she takes a leave from medical school and goes back to the family cattle ranch in Colorado to set affairs in order. But what she finds derails her: the Dunbar ranch is bankrupt,...


Broken Field

by Hull Jeff Arcade (October 16, 2018)

Told from the perspective of a high school girl and a football coach, Broken Field reveals the tensions that tear at the fabric of a small town when a high school hazing incident escalates and threatens a championship...