Fiction

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    Starbucks Nation
    A Satirical Novel of Hollywood
    By Chris Ver Wiel
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Here is a devastating, hilarious satire of coffee-swilling, celebrity-obsessed Southern California pop culture by one of the freshest new voices in fiction. Morgan Beale has a celebutante, masochist wife and a home being renovated. He begins adapting the latest bestseller, The Chihuahua in the Blue Prada... [READ MORE]
    The Queen's Bastard
    A Novel of Elizabeth I and Arthur Dudley
    By Robin Maxwell
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Historians have long whispered that “the Virgin Queen” Elizabeth’s passionate, lifelong affair with Robin Dudley, Earl of Leicester, may have led to the birth of a son, Arthur Dudley. In this exquisite sequel to The Secret Diary of Anne Boleyn, Robin Maxwell fashions a stunning fictional account of the... [READ MORE]
    Spikes
    A Novel
    By Michael Griffith
    (Arcade Publishing)
    At twenty-six, Brian Schwan is washed up. Four years hacking away on third-rate golf courses across the South have produced a grand total of $19,000 in earnings, zero wins, and a string of spectacular tournament flame-outs. He’s just shot a horrendous opening round, his wife wants him to come home and... [READ MORE]
    The Succesor
    A Novel
    By Ismail Kadare, Translated by David Bellos
    (Arcade Publishing)
    A powerful political novel based on the sudden, mysterious death of the man who had been handpicked to succeed the hated Albanian dictator Enver Hoxha. Did he commit suicide or was he murdered? That is the burning question. The man who died by his own hand, or another’s, was Mehmet Shehu, the presumed... [READ MORE]
    Stiff
    A Murray Whelan Mystery
    By Shane Maloney
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Don’t you just hate it when someone tries to kill you and you don’t know why?Single father Murray Whelan thinks the life of a parent and political operative is complicated enough. His ex is staking out the moral high ground for a custody battle, and rumors of an early election are starting to fly in... [READ MORE]
    Ring of Flowers: A Novella
    By Brian Andrews
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Ring of Flowers, a 46-page novella, is a bittersweet love story and a companion piece to the full length novel The Calypso Directive, written by the same author... In 1665, in the Derbyshire village of Eyam, the tailor George Vicars orders a bolt of fabric from London to make a wedding dress for his... [READ MORE]
    Chronicle in Stone
    A Novel
    By Ismail Kadare, Translated by Arshi Pipa, Introduction by David Bellos
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Masterful in its simplicity, Chronicle in Stone is a touching coming-of-age story and a testament to the perseverance of the human spirit. Surrounded by the magic of beautiful women and literature, a boy must endure the deprivations of war as he suffers the hardships of growing up. His sleepy country... [READ MORE]
    Promised Virgins
    A Novel of Jihad
    By Jeffrey Fleishman
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Veteran journalist Jay Morgan senses that the simmering conflict in Kosovo is about to take on a new dimension when he hears rumors that a mysterious bearded foreigner, bearing weapons and money and preaching Holy War, has appeared in the rebels’ mountain camps. What is this mysterious man’s mission?... [READ MORE]
    Cleaver
    A Novel
    By Tim Parks
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Why would a man who has it all suddenly turn his back on the world at the height of his power? A celebrated journalist, broadcaster, and documentary filmmaker, Harold Cleaver has just trounced the president in a damning television interview. But balancing Cleaver's success is the unbearable scrutiny... [READ MORE]
    Letters from an Unknown Woman
    A Novel
    By Gerard Woodward
    (Arcade Publishing)
    With her children evacuated and her husband at the front, Tory Pace is grudgingly sharing the family home with her irascible mother; working at the local gelatin factory—to help the war effort—and generally doing just about as well as could be expected in difficult times. Her quiet life is thrown into... [READ MORE]
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