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Grove Atlantic is proud to offer robust sales and marketing support to Booksellers and Librarians across the globe. For decades, we’ve been publishing a rich and diverse catalog of thoughtful, boundary-pushing literature that has often helped expand and define the American cultural landscape. We encourage all Booksellers and Librarians to browse the full Grove Atlantic catalog, and to get in touch to let us know ways in which we might better help you serve your community.

August 2018

The Thief’s Journal

by Jean Genet

“One of the strongest and most vital accounts of a life ever set down on paper. . . . Genet has dramatized the story of his own life with a power and vision which take the breath away. The Thief’s Journal will undoubtedly establish Genet as one of the most daring literary figures of all time.” —The New York Post

September 2018

LAbyrinth

by Randall Sullivan

“You don’t have to know anything about any of this to love this book.” —Carolyn See, The Washington Post

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September 2018

Small Fry

by Lisa Brennan-Jobs

A frank, smart and captivating memoir by the daughter of Apple founder Steve Jobs.

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September 2018

John Woman

by Walter Mosley

From the award-winning Walter Mosley comes a dazzling novel of ideas about the sexual and intellectual coming-of-age of an unusual man who goes by the name Woman.

September 2018

None of My Business

by P. J. O’Rourke

In his latest book, P. J. O’Rourke investigates the whole wild world of finance.

September 2018

Paris in the Dark

by Robert Olen Butler

In the new Christopher Marlowe Cobb thriller, Robert Olen Butler’s intrepid newspaperman-turned-spy tracks a German saboteur through the streets of the Great War-dimmed City of Lights

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September 2018

Evolution

by Eileen Myles

This new collection of poems by Eileen Myles, Evolution, finds our game-changing writer keying lines in an idiomatic, euphoric style that the New York Times has called “one of the essential voices in American poetry”

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September 2018

Summer Cannibals

by Melanie Hobson

A bold and gripping literary debut about three very different sisters who return to their grand family home to face their tumultuous pasts

September 2018

Amrita

by Banana Yoshimoto

“In the popular young author’s latest novel, an oddly winsome blend of personal psychology and the paranormal overlay the story of a young woman’s fight to reclaim herself after twin tragedies.” –Library Journal

September 2018

Lizard

by Banana Yoshimoto

“A set of postmodern stories from young Japanese novelist Yoshimoto, blending urban anomie with themes of spiritual awakening.” —Publishers Weekly

September 2018

N.P.

by Banana Yoshimoto

“[An] ethereally mesmerizing . . . novel of Japan’s Generation X.” —Martin Brady, Chicago Sun-Times

September 2018

Afterglow (a dog memoir)

by Eileen Myles

Eileen Myles—“a kick-ass counter-cultural icon” (New Yorker)—has written an innovative and intimate account of living with a pit bull named Rosie.

September 2018

The Age of Perpetual Light

by Josh Weil

A dazzling new work that spans eight stories of light, human progress, and the search for a better life from Josh Weil, one of “the most gifted writers of his generation” (Colum McCann), winner of the Sue Kaufman Prize from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

September 2018

The End We Start From

by Megan Hunter

“You can’t escape the rise of dystopia in fiction . . . But Megan Hunter’s slim, poetic leap into the chaotic near-future feels the most plausible and, possibly for that reason, the most devastating.”—NPR Best Fiction of 2017

September 2018

Lea

by Pascal Mercier

From the author of the international bestseller Night Train to Lisbon, a riveting novel about a father’s boundless love for his daughter whose obsessive desire to become a concert violinist drives them both to the brink of destruction.

September 2018

The Prague Sonata

by Bradford Morrow

From the critically acclaimed author Bradford Morrow, a literary quest novel that travels from Nazi-occupied Prague to turn-of-the-millennium New York as a young musicologist seeks to solve the mystery behind an eighteenth-century sonata manuscript.

October 2018

Firefly

by Henry Porter

At the heart of the new thriller by internationally bestselling writer Henry Porter is one boy who can lead British intelligence straight to a terror threat at the heart of Europe—but first, they have to find him.

October 2018

A History of France

by John Julius Norwich

The world-renowned historian John Julius Norwich has delivered the book he has always wanted to write: a single-volume history of France.

October 2018

Virgil Wander

by Leif Enger

The first novel in ten years from award-winning, million-copy bestselling author Leif Enger, Virgil Wander follows the inhabitants of a Midwestern town in their quest to revive its flagging heart.

October 2018

Willful Behavior

by Donna Leon

“Few detective writers create so vivid, inclusive, and convincing a narrative as Donna Leon . . . One of the most exquisite and subtle detective series ever.” —Washington Post

October 2018

One Part Woman

by Perumal Murugan

The American debut of a world-class writer, already profiled by the New York Times, One Part Woman is a charming and touching story of a South Indian couple who cannot conceive, and the extraordinary efforts they make to please their family and try to have a baby.

October 2018

Open Your Eyes

by Paula Daly

Paula Daly—“a master of psychological thrillers” (Library Journal)—returns with a pulse-pounding tale of domestic suspense that follows a bestselling crime novelist’s tragic turn from fictional perpetrator into real-life victim

October 2018

The Allies Strike Back, 1941-1943

by James Holland

In the second book in this masterful new history of World War II in the West, James Holland tackles the Nazi invasion of Soviet Russia, the formal entry of America into the war, and victory in North Africa.

October 2018

The Face of War

by Martha Gellhorn

“A brilliant anti-war book that is as fresh as if written for this morning. Seldom can a correspondent assemble past writings from various locations and watch a clear pattern emerge, yet her pieces fall into place in a grand design. Her opinions, because they are rooted in these finely drawn scenes deserve to be read by many people.” –Herbert Mitgang, The New York Times

October 2018

Birdcage Walk

by Helen Dunmore

From the bestselling author of The Siege and Exposure and the first-ever winner of the Orange Prize comes a new novel set in Bristol at the height of the romantic era that follows a freethinking young woman in her marriage to a ruthless property developer.

October 2018

Enemies and Neighbors

by Ian Black

“Comprehensive and compelling . . . A nuanced, landmark study that has deservedly won plaudits from both Palestinian and Israeli historians.” —Sunday Times (UK)

October 2018

Fever

by Deon Meyer

An epic drama from an acclaimed internationally bestselling author—a powerful story of love, betrayal, and survival in a world devastated by a fatal virus known simply as “the Fever.”

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October 2018

Freeman’s: Power

by John Freeman

Featuring new work by David Mitchell, Margaret Atwood, Édouard Louis, Aminatta Forna, Julia Alvarez, and more, the fifth Freeman’s explores one of the most important issues of our time.

October 2018

Friends and Traitors

by John Lawton

“[Friends and Traitors] is a wickedly seductive entertainment and more proof, if anyone needed it, that John Lawton is creating some of our finest, and some of our most enjoyably ambiguous historical fiction.”—Washington Post

October 2018

Wolf’s Revenge

by Lachlan Smith

The latest novel in Lachlan Smith’s critically acclaimed mystery series pits underdog defense attorney Leo Maxwell against an unforgiving prison gang.

October 2018

Five European Plays

by Tom Stoppard

Nestroy, Schnitzler, Molnár, Havel

October 2018

Journey Among Brave Men

by Dana Adams Schmidt

Originally published in 1964, the captivating story of a New York Times correspondent’s fifty-nine-day expedition into the heart of war-torn Iraqi Kurdistan to meet the legendary guerilla leader Mullah Mustafa Barzani

November 2018

The Curse of Oak Island

by Randall Sullivan

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November 2018

The Ghosts of Galway

by Ken Bruen

From Ireland’s most lyrical crime fiction writer, the latest installment in this addictive series pits “perpetually falling Irish angel Jack Taylor” (Mystery Scene) against a dangerous band of heretics.

November 2018

Big Week

by James Holland

From acclaimed military historian James Holland, the vivid and dramatic story of the Allied air campaign that paved the way for D-Day

November 2018

In the Galway Silence

by Ken Bruen

The latest novel in Ireland’s most distinctive crime fiction series, In the Galway Silence, finds former cop Jack Taylor up against a vigilante assassin who goes by the name “Silence”—and the consequences quickly become personal

November 2018

Wine Reads

by Jay McInerney

From celebrated novelist Jay McInerney, whose extensive writing on wine has been called “crisp, stylish and very funny” (New York Times Book Review), comes an intelligent collection of great writing about wine

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November 2018

Fire Sermon

by Jamie Quatro

The highly anticipated, provocative debut novel from the “fearless” (New Yorker) and “distinctive” (San Francisco Chronicle) Jamie Quatro, Fire Sermon charts with bold intimacy and immersive sensuality the life of a married woman in the grip of a magnetic affair.

November 2018

The Western Wind

by Samantha Harvey

Hailed as “this generation’s Virginia Woolf” (Telegraph) and “one of the UK’s most exquisite stylists” (Guardian), Samantha Harvey’s breathtaking new novel is a medieval mystery told in reverse over the course of several disquieting holy days.

November 2018

Insidious Intent

by Val McDermid

The latest in internationally bestselling crime writer Val McDermid’s beloved series, Insidious Intent sends Tony Hill and Carol Jordan after a serial killer who targets single women at weddings—and into the teeth of a moral dilemma.