The White Man's Guide to White Male Writers of the Western Canon

Narrated by the voice of a once in a generation Twitter account GuyInYourMFA a handbook for the wannabe literary elite and those who laugh at them all illustrated by a New Yorker cartoonist.Who better than that unjustifiably overconfident guy in your MFA to mansplain the most important aka white

Art Matters

Combining Neil Gaiman s extraordinary words with Chris Riddell s deft and striking illustrations, Art Matters will inspire its readers to seize the day in the name of art Neil Gaiman once said that the world always seems brighter when you ve just made something that wasn t there before This

I'd Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life

For so many people, reading isn t just a hobby or a way to pass the time it s a lifestyle Our books shape us, define us, enchant us, and even sometimes infuriate us Our books are a part of who we are as people, and we can t imagine life without them I d Rather Be Reading is the perfect literary

Consider This: Moments in My Writing Life after Which Everything Was Different

Renowned, bestselling novelist Chuck Palahniuk takes us behind the scenes of the writing life, with postcards from decades on the road and incredible examination of the power of fiction and the art of storytelling.In this spellbinding blend of memoir and insight, bestselling author Chuck Palahniuk

Transit

The stunning second novel of a trilogy that began with Outline, one of The New York Times Book Review s ten best books of 2015 In the wake of family collapse, a writer and her two young sons move to London The process of upheaval is the catalyst for a number of transitions personal, moral,

Kudos

Rachel Cusk, the award winning and critically acclaimed author of Outline and Transit, completes the transcendent literary trilogy with Kudos, a novel of unsettling power A woman writer visits a Europe in flux, where questions of personal and political identity are rising to the surface and the

Devotion

The National Book Award winning author of Year of the Monkey, Just Kids, and M Train offers a rare, intimate account of her own creative process A work of creative brilliance may seem like magic its source a mystery, its impact unexpectedly stirring How does an artist accomplish such an