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Praise for Cloud Cuckoo Land
Doerr demonstrates a singular gift for bringing these complex, fully realized characters to empathetic life in this brilliantly imagined story.
Booklist, starred review
Praise for My Book of the Dead
[A] powerful testament to strength and resilience. Its historical references to the struggles our communities have endured and its addressing of political perils and climate crises are lessons needed for this time.
Nancy Mercado, author of It Concerns the Madness
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 Between Two Kingdoms
This is a propulsive, soulful story of mourning and gratitude—and an intimate portrait of one woman’s sojourn in the wilderness between life and death.
Tara Westover, bestselling author of Educated
Praise for The Color of Success
Historian Wu sets the record straight, offering the manner in which Asians worked to overcome prejudice from the 1890s through more recent events, including WWII, the communist revolution in China, and the Korean and Vietnamese wars.
Praise for Preaching on Wax
Martin has crafted a tight, well-conceived narrative… a pleasure to read.
Journal of American History
Praise for Hour of the Witch
Another surprise read from the fabulously protean, New York Times best-selling Bohjalian.
Praise for Voices from the Pandemic
The breadth of Saslow’s reporting astonishes, as does the directness and vulnerability of his interview subjects. This powerful, unputdownable account should be required reading.
Publishers Weekly, starred review
Praise for The Book of Magic
Filled with secrets and splendor and light and dark, the novel works as well as a stand-alone as it does as a conclusion to a mesmerizing series. It casts a spell.
Matt Haig, New York Times best-selling author of The Midnight Library