Presenter:
Golda Rademacher
library@wwnorton.com
twitter.com/wwnortonlibrary
wwnorton.com
Catalogs and many e-ARCs availab...
Libraryreads.org

October List
New Directions

November List
Liveright
A Reader’s Book of Days
Tom Nissley
November 2013

True Tales from the Lives &
Works of Writers from Every
Day of the Year...
Orfeo: A Novel
Richard Powers
January 2014
Fiction
―Powers has a way of rendering the
world that makes it seem familiar an...
Our America
A Hispanic History of the United States
Felipe Fernández-Armesto
January 2014
History

―A first-person, opinio...
The Second Machine Age
Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies
Erik Brynjolfsson, Andrew McAfee...
Plenty of Time When We Get Home
Love and Recovery in the Aftermath of War
Kayla Williams
February 2014
Memoir
• Author tou...
The UnAmericans
Molly Antopol
February 2014
Fiction

National Book Foundation:
5 Under 35
―Antopol’s stories display that ...
Saint Monkey
A Novel
Jacinda Townsend
February 2014
Fiction

A powerful coming-of-age
story in a time of brutal
racism, Sa...
Blood Will Out
The True Story of a Murder, a Mystery, and a Masquerade
Walter Kirn
March 2014
True Crime

―This stunning b...
Family Life
A Novel
Akhil Sharma
April 2014
Fiction
―Every page is alive and surprising,
proof of [Sharma’s] huge, unique
...
The Last Kind Words Saloon
A Novel
Larry McMurtry
June 2014
Fiction

McMurtry comes to Liveright with
his first novel in 5...
The Madwoman in the Volvo
My Year of Raging Hormones
Sandra Tsing Loh
May 2014
Memoir

Based on Loh’s essay, ―The
Bitch is...
The Last Days of California
A Novel
Mary Miller

YA Crossover

January 2014
Fiction

―…well-crafted coming-of-age
narrativ...
Kitty Genovese
The Murder, the Bystanders, the Crime that Changed America

Kevin Cook
March 2014
True Crime

The untold tr...
The Director
A Novel
David Ignatius
June 2014
Thriller/Espionage
• National radio & TV interviews
• Major review attention...
Chaplin & Company
A Novel
Mave Fellowes
June 2014
Fiction

An enchanting, offbeat
debut, reminiscent of The
Tower, the Zoo...
The Mangle Street Murders
The Gower Street Detectives: Book 1
M. R. C. Kasasian
February 2014
Mystery

―Kasasian’s debut i...
The Hidden Child
A Novel
PEGASUS BOOKS

Camilla Lackberg
May 2014
Mystery

New from the bestselling
Swedish mystery writer...
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  1. 1. Presenter: Golda Rademacher library@wwnorton.com twitter.com/wwnortonlibrary wwnorton.com Catalogs and many e-ARCs available on http://edelweiss.abovethetreeline.com
  2. 2. Libraryreads.org October List New Directions November List Liveright
  3. 3. A Reader’s Book of Days Tom Nissley November 2013 True Tales from the Lives & Works of Writers from Every Day of the Year The perfect gift for any book lover!
  4. 4. Orfeo: A Novel Richard Powers January 2014 Fiction ―Powers has a way of rendering the world that makes it seem familiar and alien, friendly and frightening.…when the story’s strands knit fully together in the final act, the effect is heartbreaking and beautiful.‖—Starred Booklist National Book Award Winner for The Echo Maker
  5. 5. Our America A Hispanic History of the United States Felipe Fernández-Armesto January 2014 History ―A first-person, opinionated, learned, wide-ranging, and delightfully written book, this is responsible revisionist history at its very best and deserves the widest possible attention.‖— Starred Publishers Weekly
  6. 6. The Second Machine Age Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies Erik Brynjolfsson, Andrew McAfee January 2014 Business & Economics Will radically alter how we think about issues of technological, societal, and economic progress. Brynjolfsson is one of the most cited scholars in information systems and economics. McAfee is the author of the bestselling book Enterprise 2.0 and has been named one of the 50 most influential people in technology.
  7. 7. Plenty of Time When We Get Home Love and Recovery in the Aftermath of War Kayla Williams February 2014 Memoir • Author tour: New York, Washington, DC, Atlanta, Columbus, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin • National radio & television interviews • Major review attention & magazine features • Radio satellite tour • Starred Booklist: "This is an important book for returning veterans…as well as their loved ones. And it should be required reading for everyone in health care and government agencies."
  8. 8. The UnAmericans Molly Antopol February 2014 Fiction National Book Foundation: 5 Under 35 ―Antopol’s stories display that wonderful combination of an original voice with masterfully rendered settings. A rich collection, a great read.‖—Abraham Verghese, author of Cutting for Stone ―A smart, empathetic, well-crafted first collection—Antopol is a writer to watch.‖ —Kirkus Reviews
  9. 9. Saint Monkey A Novel Jacinda Townsend February 2014 Fiction A powerful coming-of-age story in a time of brutal racism, Saint Monkey marks the arrival of a dynamic new voice in American fiction.
  10. 10. Blood Will Out The True Story of a Murder, a Mystery, and a Masquerade Walter Kirn March 2014 True Crime ―This stunning book dissects psychopathy, the perverse manners of the internet generation, art, money, and the very nature of belief…. It tells us that the abyss is just a step down the stair.‖— James Ellroy
  11. 11. Family Life A Novel Akhil Sharma April 2014 Fiction ―Every page is alive and surprising, proof of [Sharma’s] huge, unique talent.‖—David Sedaris ―Like Jhumpa Lahiri, Sharma writes of the Indian immigrant experience with great empathy and a complete lack of sentimentality. Family Life is a dark and thrilling accomplishment by a wildly gifted writer.‖—Ann Packer Excerpt in The New Yorker, 6-city author tour
  12. 12. The Last Kind Words Saloon A Novel Larry McMurtry June 2014 Fiction McMurtry comes to Liveright with his first novel in 5 years. • Major review attention • National Radio & TV interviews
  13. 13. The Madwoman in the Volvo My Year of Raging Hormones Sandra Tsing Loh May 2014 Memoir Based on Loh’s essay, ―The Bitch is Back,‖ which first appeared in The Atlantic Funny and moving – think Nora Ephron
  14. 14. The Last Days of California A Novel Mary Miller YA Crossover January 2014 Fiction ―…well-crafted coming-of-age narrative…Miller has created a narrator worthy of comparison with those of contemporaries such as Karen Thompson Walker and of greats such as Carson McCullers.‖ —Starred Publishers Weekly
  15. 15. Kitty Genovese The Murder, the Bystanders, the Crime that Changed America Kevin Cook March 2014 True Crime The untold truth behind the sensational murder that cast a shadow over 1960s America.
  16. 16. The Director A Novel David Ignatius June 2014 Thriller/Espionage • National radio & TV interviews • Major review attention • 20-city radio satellite tour In David Ignatius’s gripping new novel, spies don’t bother to steal information... they change it, permanently and invisibly.
  17. 17. Chaplin & Company A Novel Mave Fellowes June 2014 Fiction An enchanting, offbeat debut, reminiscent of The Tower, the Zoo, and the Tortoise, from an imaginative and surprising young writer to watch.
  18. 18. The Mangle Street Murders The Gower Street Detectives: Book 1 M. R. C. Kasasian February 2014 Mystery ―Kasasian’s debut is an unflinching look at the darker side of Victorian London and a portrait of a heroine strong enough to stand up to a thoroughly disagreeable detective. Clever plotting, morbid humor and colorful characters….‖ —Kirkus Reviews
  19. 19. The Hidden Child A Novel PEGASUS BOOKS Camilla Lackberg May 2014 Mystery New from the bestselling Swedish mystery writer.
  20. 20. Presenter: Golda Rademacher library@wwnorton.com twitter.com/wwnortonlibrary wwnorton.com Catalogs and many e-ARCs available on http://edelweiss.abovethetreeline.com
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