On Cats: An Anthology

by Margaret Atwood

This anthology, a companion volume to the hugely popular On Dogs: An Anthology, introduced by Tracey Ullman, is introduced by Margaret Atwood, author of more than fifty books of fiction, poetry, and critical essays. Through memoir, fiction, letters and poems, the writers in these pages celebrate cats and their curious ways.

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Frida Kahlo and My Left Leg

by Emily Rapp Black

Bestselling author Emily Rapp Black gives an amputee’s personal examination of how the experiences, art, and disabilities of Frida Kahlo shaped her life. She writes of how Frida Kahlo inspired her to find a way forward when all seemed lost.

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Portrait Inside My Head

by Phillip Lopate

In this revealing collection of personal essays, renowned essayist, Phillip Lopate, shares his unique view on the big subjects of parenthood, marriage, sex, friendship, and ‘the nail parings of daily life’. At turns funny, tender, and searingly honest, he searches with a cool eye for that elusive truth about himself and the world.

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The Portable Paradise

by Jonathan Keates

Prize-winning author Jonathan Keates has a secret passion: collecting vintage guidebooks. These Victorian volumes contain an entire archeology of cultural loss and longing as Keates takes us on a poignant, enlightening, and at times hilarious tour of that mysterious country, the past.

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