Non-fiction

Long Term

Miranda Sawyer

Personal, contemporary, and strongly researched, Long Term will be a very modern way of looking at long term relationships – how we get into them – and how we stick to them. It includes intelligent in…


When You Kant Figure It Out, Ask A Philosopher

Marie Robert

Kant, Spinoza, and Plato walk into a bar… Imagine they’ve come to talk over some of life’s big (and not-so-big) challenges. How can Kant comfort you when you get ditched via text message? How can Ar…


Same Player Shoots Again

Antoine Audouard

Same Player Shoots Again is the unusual memoir of a stroke survivor who never lost his sense of humor or observation – even while in a coma. Novelist Antoine Audouard recalls the most telling moments…


The Hidden Powers of the Liver

Prof. Gabriel Perlemuter

What’s large, reddish-brown, and absolutely necessary for human survival? The liver. It is the only organ to fully regenerate, and thus the most resilient player in the human body. A healthy liver is…


Bombay Lieutenant

Cathy Scott-Clark & Adrian Levy

A non-fiction thriller set in India, Pakistan and the Persian Gulf, Bombay Lieutenant tells the story of Dawood Ibrahim, the world’s wealthiest trafficker, and funder of terrorist groups all over the…


To Live and to Read

Tzvetan Todorov

A humanist and self-described historian of ideas, Tzvetan Todorov kept writing up until his death in February 2017. To Live and to Read is a collection of short essays, portraits, reviews, and lecture…


Take Me There

Victoire Bourgois

Draw the sunrise over the temple of Angkor Wat. Describe your ideal Parisian cafe… From the streets of New York, to the colorful traditions of the Mexican Day of the Dead, to the animal kingdom of t…


Promised Land, Sierra Leone

Thierry Cruvellier

Author of The Master of Confessions and the only journalist to have reported from every international war crime tribunal of the post-Cold War era, Thierry Cruvellier first set foot in Freetown, Sierra…


The Importance of Being Narcissistic

Fabrice Midal

After the bestselling The French Art of Not Giving a Sh*t, Fabrice Midal turns the tables on the myth of Narcissus and shows how the legend has been long misunderstood. Instead of accusing ourselves (…


Collusion

Luke Harding

MOSCOW, July 1987. Real-estate tycoon Donald Trump visits Soviet Russia for the first time at the invitation of the government. LONDON, December 2016. Luke Harding meets former MI6 officer Christopher…