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- Metropolitan Books (imprint of Henry Holt & Company)
Both chilling and poignant, The Beautiful Bureaucrat is a novel of rare restraint and imagination. With it, Helen Phillips enters the company of Murakami, Bender, and Atwood as she twists the world we know and shows it back to us full of meaning and wonder-luminous and new.
The United States has been "at war" for more than a decade. Yet as war has become normalized, a yawning gap has opened between America's soldiers and the society in whose name they fight. This title takes stock of the separation between Americans and their military, tracing its origins to...
By Andy Cohen
From a young age, the author knew two things: He was gay, and he loved television. Now presiding over Bravo's reality-TV empire, he started out as an overly talkative pop-culture obsessive, devoted to Charlie's "Angels" and "All My Children". This title provides glimpse into the world of television, from a...
By Greg Grandin
"Grandin has always been a brilliant historian; now he uses his detective skills in a book that is absolutely crucial to understanding our present."--Naomi Klein, author of No Logo The British and Roman empires are often invoked as precedents to the Bush administration''s aggressive foreign policy. But America''s imperial identity...