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There Must Be Some Mistake

by Frederick Barthelme Little, Brown and Company (October 07, 2014)

A fiftyish graphic designer forced into retirement discovers, via a parade of unlikely events, that it may still be a lovely day in the neighborhood, by "the master of the low-key epiphany." (The New Yorker)...


The Betrayers: A Novel

by David Bezmozgis Little, Brown and Company (September 23, 2014)

Winner of the National Jewish Book Award

A Wall Street Journal Best Book of 2014

A New Yorker Favorite Book of 2014

New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice

These incandescent pages give us one fraught, momentous...


Sweetness #9: A Novel

by Stephan Eirik Clark Little, Brown and Company (August 19, 2014)

"Funny and moving. After this, nothing will ever taste the same again."--T. C. Boyle

It's 1973, and David Leveraux has landed his dream job as a Flavorist-in-Training, working in the secretive industry where...


Never Mind Miss Fox: A Novel

by Olivia Glazebrook Little, Brown and Company (August 19, 2014)

A gripping and suspenseful novel about secrets, betrayal, and the power of the past.

Clive and Martha have been a couple since they met at university; they now have a young daughter, Eliza, and on the surface,...


Dirty Work: A Novel

by Gabriel Weston Little, Brown and Company (August 12, 2014)

An informed and arresting debut novel about a young surgeon in crisis, by a writer whose "exactitude of expression is rare and uncanny." (Rachel Cusk)

Nancy Mullion, an obstetrician-gynecologist whose botched...


California: A Novel

by Edan Lepucki Little, Brown and Company (July 08, 2014)

The highly acclaimed, instant New York Times bestseller that "shows the moment-by-moment reality of a painful possible future, the price we may have to pay for our passionate devotion to all of the wrong things."...


To Rise Again at a Decent Hour: A Novel

Dylan Thomas Prize 2014

by Joshua Ferris Little, Brown and Company (May 13, 2014)

Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, this big, brilliant, profoundly observed novel by National Book Award Finalist Joshua Ferris explores the absurdities of modern life and one man's search for meaning.

Paul...


Black Lake: A Novel

by Johanna Lane Little, Brown and Company (May 20, 2014)

"A lush, beguiling beauty, like the Ireland of its setting"* about a family losing grip of its legacy: a castle estate on the cliffs of Donegal.

*Elisa Albert, author of The Book of Dahlia

The Campbells have...


I Pity the Poor Immigrant: A Novel

by Zachary Lazar Little, Brown and Company (April 08, 2014)

The stunning new novel by the author of Sway is another "brilliant portrayal of life as a legend" (Margot Livesey).

In 1972, the American gangster Meyer Lansky petitions the Israeli government for citizenship....


The Land of Steady Habits

by Ted Thompson Little, Brown and Company (March 25, 2014)

"This assured, compassionate first novel channels the suburban angsty of Updike and Cheever...with pitch-perfect prose and endearingly melancholy characters."--Booklist (Starred Review)

Anders Hill, entering...


Then We Came to the End: A Novel

by Joshua Ferris Little, Brown and Company (March 01, 2007)

No one knows us quite the same way as the men and women who sit beside us in department meetings and crowd the office refrigerator with their labeled yogurts.  Every office is a family of sorts, and the ad...


The Bear: A Novel

by Claire Cameron Little, Brown and Company (February 11, 2014)

A powerful suspense story narrated by a young girl who must fend for herself and her little brother after a brutal bear attack

While camping with her family on a remote island, five-year-old Anna awakes in the...


The Parasites

by Daphné Du Maurier Little, Brown and Company (December 17, 2013)

"Wickedly readable... Daphne du Maurier has instinct, with the result that every woman instinctively wants to read her." -New York Times Book Review

Maria, Niall and Celia have grown up in the shadow of their...


Red Sky in Morning: A Novel

by Paul Lynch Little, Brown and Company (November 05, 2013)

A tense, thrilling debut novel that spans two continents, from "a writer to watch out for" (Colum McCann).

It's 1832 and Coll Coyle has killed the wrong man. The dead man's father is an expert tracker and ruthless...


The Goldfinch: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction)

Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 2014

by Donna Tartt Little, Brown and Company (October 22, 2013)

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE

"The Goldfinch is a rarity that comes along perhaps half a dozen times per decade, a smartly written literary novel that connects with the heart as well as the mind....Donna Tartt...


The Luminaries

Man Booker Prize 2013, Governor General's Award for Fiction 2013

by Eleanor Catton Little, Brown and Company (October 15, 2013)

The bestselling, Man Booker Prize-winning novel hailed as "a true achievement. Catton has built a lively parody of a 19th-century novel, and in so doing created a novel for the 21st, something utterly new. The...


Burial Rites: A Novel

by Hannah Kent Little, Brown and Company (September 10, 2013)

*Soon to be a major motion picture starring Jennifer Lawrence* A brilliant literary debut, inspired by a true story: the final days of a young woman accused of murder in Iceland in 1829.

Set against Iceland's...


The Maid's Version: A Novel

by Daniel Woodrell Little, Brown and Company (September 03, 2013)

The American master's first novel since Winter's Bone (2006) tells of a deadly dance hall fire and its impact over several generations.

Alma DeGeer Dunahew, the mother of three young boys, works as the maid for...


The First Rule of Swimming: A Novel

by Courtney Angela Brkic Little, Brown and Company (May 28, 2013)

A woman must leave her island home to search for her missing sister-and confront the haunted history of her family.

Magdalena does not panic when she learns that her younger sister has disappeared. A free-spirit,...


Questions of Travel: A Novel

Miles Franklin Award 2013

by Michelle de Kretser Little, Brown and Company (May 14, 2013)

"It is not really possible to describe, in a short space, the originality and depth of this long and beautifully crafted book."--A.S. Byatt, Guardian Laura Fraser grows up in Sydney, motherless, with a cold,...


Amity & Sorrow: A Novel

by Peggy Riley Little, Brown and Company (April 16, 2013)

A mother and her daughters drive for days without sleep until they crash their car in rural Oklahoma. The mother, Amaranth, is desperate to get away from someone she's convinced will follow them wherever they...


Mantissa

by John Fowles Little, Brown and Company (April 02, 2013)

In Mantissa (1982), a novelist awakes in the hospital with amnesia -- and comes to believe that a beautiful female doctor is, in fact, his muse.


The Ebony Tower

by John Fowles Little, Brown and Company (April 02, 2013)

The Ebony Tower, comprising a novella, three stories, and a translation of a medieval French tale, echoes themes from John Fowles's internationally celebrated novels as it probes the fitful relations between...


A Maggot

by John Fowles Little, Brown and Company (April 02, 2013)

In the spring of 1736 four men and one woman, all traveling under assumed names, are crossing the Devonshire countryside en route to a mysterious rendezvous. Before their journey ends, one of them will be hanged,...


The Book of Why: A Novel

by Nicholas Montemarano Little, Brown and Company (January 08, 2013)

"This is a haunting and extraordinary book." -- Julie Orringer, author of The Invisible Bridge

Self-help writer Eric Newborn's motivational books have spawned a legion of devoted followers who swear that his...


The Boy: A Novel

by Lara Santoro Little, Brown and Company (January 15, 2013)

"Gorgeous, fiercely intelligent, deeply honest, and incredibly entertaining." ---Anne Lamott

Anna has always been a risk-taker and a free spirit, but now she is raising a young daughter on her own and she has...


Marjorie Morningstar

by Herman Wouk Little, Brown and Company (January 15, 2013)

A starry-eyed young beauty, Marjorie Morgenstern is nineteen years old when she leaves New York to accept the job of her dreams-working in a summer-stock company for Noel Airman, its talented and intensely charismatic...


Daniel Martin

by John Fowles Little, Brown and Company (December 01, 2012)

A new trade paperback edition of "a masterpiece of symbolically charged realism....Fowles is the only writer in English who has the power, range, knowledge, and wisdom of a Tolstoy or James" (John Gardner, Saturday...


The Collector

by John Fowles Little, Brown and Company (December 01, 2012)

Hailed as the first modern psychological thriller, The Collector is the internationally bestselling novel that catapulted John Fowles into the front rank of contemporary novelists. This tale of obsessive love--the...


The Magus

by John Fowles Little, Brown and Company (December 01, 2012)

Widely considered John Fowles's masterpiece, The Magus is "a dynamo of suspense and horror...a dizzying, electrifying chase through the labyrinth of the soul....Read it in one sitting if possible-but read it"...


Black Mischief

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

"We are Progress and the New Age. Nothing can stand in our way." When Oxford-educated Emperor Seth succeeds to the throne of the African state of Azania, he has a tough job on his hands. His subjects are ill-informed...


Unconditional Surrender

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

By 1941, after serving in North Africa and Crete, Guy Crouchback has lost his Halberdier idealism. A desk job in London gives him the chance of reconciliation with his former wife. Then, in Yugoslavia, as a...


Sword of Honor

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

This trilogy spanning World War II, based in part on Evelyn Waugh's own experiences as an army officer, is the author's surpassing achievement as a novelist. Its central character is Guy Crouchback, head of...


The Ordeal of Gilbert Pinfold

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Gilbert Pinfold is a reclusive Catholic novelist suffering from acute inertia. In an attempt to defeat insomnia he has been imbibing an unappetizing cocktail of bromide, chloral, and creme de menthe. He books...


Vile Bodies

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

In the years following the First World War a new generation emerged, wistful and vulnerable beneath the glitter. The Bright Young Things of 1920s London, with their paradoxical mix of innocence and sophistication,...


Men At Arms

James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction 1952

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Guy Crouchback, determined to get into the war, takes a commission in the Royal Corps of Halberdiers. His spirits high, he sees all the trimmings but none of the action. And his first campaign, an abortive affair...


Brideshead Revisited

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

The wellsprings of desire and the impediments to love come brilliantly into focus in Evelyn Waugh's masterpiece-a novel that immerses us in the glittering and seductive world of English aristocracy in the waning...


Helena

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Helena is the intelligent, horse-mad daughter of a British chieftain who is thrown into marriage with the man who will one day become the Roman emperor Constantius. Leaving home for lands unknown, she spends...


Scoop

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Lord Copper, newspaper magnate and proprietor of the Daily Beast, has always prided himself on his intuitive flair for spotting ace reporters. That is not to say he has not made the odd blunder, however, and...


Decline and Fall

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Sent down from Oxford after a wild, drunken party, Paul Pennyfeather is oddly surprised to find himself qualifying for the position of schoolmaster at a boys' private school in Wales. His colleagues are an assortment...


A Handful of Dust

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

After seven years of marriage, the beautiful Lady Brenda Last has grown bored with life at Hetton Abbey, the Gothic mansion that is the pride and joy of her husband, Tony. She drifts into an affair with the...


Me and the Devil: A Novel

by Nick Tosches Little, Brown and Company (December 04, 2012)

A raw and blazing novel by "the single, most brain-searingly dangerous man of letters. Read him at your peril." (Anthony Bourdain)

An aging New Yorker, a writer named Nick, feels life ebbing out of him. The...


Put Out More Flags

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Upper-class scoundrel Basil Seal, mad, bad, and dangerous to know, creates havoc wherever he goes, much to the despair of the three women in his life-his sister, his mother, and his mistress. When Neville Chamberlain...


The Loved One

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Following the death of a friend, the poet and pets' mortician Dennis Barlow finds himself entering the artificial Hollywood paradise of the Whispering Glades Memorial Park. Within its golden gates, death, American-style,...


Officers and Gentlemen

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Fueled by idealism and eagerness to contribute to the war effort, Guy Crouchback becomes attached to a commando unit undergoing training on the Hebridean isle of Mugg, where the whisky flows freely and respect...


Love and Shame and Love: A Novel

by Peter Orner Little, Brown and Company (November 07, 2011)

Alexander Popper can't stop remembering. Four years old when his father tossed him into Lake Michigan, he was told, Sink or swim, kid. In his mind, he's still bobbing in that frigid water. The rest of this novel's...


Back to Blood: A Novel

by Tom Wolfe Little, Brown and Company (October 23, 2012)

A big, panoramic story of the new America, as told by our master chronicler of the way we live now.As a police launch speeds across Miami's Biscayne Bay-with our hero, officer Nestor Camacho, on board-Tom Wolfe...


The Casual Vacancy

by J. K. Rowling Little, Brown and Company (September 27, 2012)

A big novel about a small town...

When Barry Fairbrother dies in his early forties, the town of Pagford is left in shock.

Pagford is, seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey,...


The Yellow Birds: A Novel

Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award 2013, Guardian First Book Award 2012

by Kevin Powers Little, Brown and Company (September 11, 2012)

A novel written by a veteran of the war in Iraq, The Yellow Birds is the harrowing story of two young soldiers trying to stay alive.

"The war tried to kill us in the spring." So begins this powerful account of...


The French Lieutenant's Woman

by John Fowles Little, Brown and Company (June 25, 2012)

Perhaps the most beloved of John Fowles's internationally bestselling works, The French Lieutenant's Woman is a feat of seductive storytelling that effectively invents anew the Victorian novel. "Filled with...