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Praise for Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive
An important memoir that should be required reading for anyone who has never struggled with poverty.
Kirkus Reviews, starred review
Praise for The Family Roe
[A] prodigiously researched, richly detailed, sensitively told account of McCorvey’s strange, and very American, odyssey.
The New Yorker
Praise for Cloud Cuckoo Land
Ambitious and complex… [Doerr] weaves it all together beautifully.
The Washington Post
Praise for A Previous Life
Elegant, erudite, raunchy and fun, America’s great Man of Letters is working at the top of his form.
Andrew Sean Greer, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Less
Praise for South to America
It is given to few people to scale the peaks of the academy and of the public square, but Dr. Perry is one of those precious few. She’s the best of best right now.
Jon Meacham, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels
Praise for Thank You, Mr. Nixon
Stunning.… Hilarious [and] heartbreaking.… A fresh take on the experience of immigration and exile .
Kirus Reviews (starred review)
Praise for Love in the Time of Contagion
Riveting about what we have used the pandemic to do to, and for, ourselves Kipnis’s book is genuinely enlivening about a terrible thing. This may be just the kind of wit and wisdom we need to do more than merely survive our bad times.
Adam Phillips, author of Attention Seeking
Praise for Anonymous Sex
A diverse array of authors explore human sexuality… creates a fun mystery for the reader… beautifully crafted.