Mistress Shakespeare

Shakespeare's Wife

by Germaine Greer

The Magical Painting of Poussin

Poussin and Nature: Arcadian Visions

An exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, February 12–May 11, 2008.

Infiltrating the Enemy of the Mind

The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey Through Madness

by Elyn R. Saks

Big Ideas for a New President

Memo to the President Elect: How We Can Restore America's Reputation and Leadership

by Madeleine Albright, with Bill Woodward

The Great Experiment: The Story of Ancient Empires, Modern States, and the Quest for a Global Nation

by Strobe Talbott

The Next American Century: How the US Can Thrive as Other Powers Rise

by Nina Hachigian and Mona Sutphen

A Great American Visionary

Hart Crane: Complete Poems and Selected Letters

by Hart Crane

The Voice of the Stones

Mosaics as History: The Near East from Late Antiquity to Islam

by G.W. Bowersock

Man Slaughters Man

Blood and Soil: A World History of Genocide and Extermination from Sparta to Darfur

by Ben Kiernan

The Fantasy Family

The Gathering

by Anne Enright.

Forever Guantánamo

Eight O'Clock Ferry to the Windward Side: Seeking Justice in Guantánamo Bay

by Clive Stafford Smith

Detainee 002: The Case of David Hicks

by Leigh Sales

The Terrorist Watch: Inside the Desperate Race to Stop the Next Attack

by Ronald Kessler

The One Percent Doctrine: Deep Inside America's Pursuit of Its Enemies Since 9/11

by Ron Suskind

The Passionate Egoist

The Voyage That Never Ends: Fictions, Poems, Fragments, Letters

by Malcolm Lowry, edited by Michael Hofmann

Gloomy About Globalization

Making Globalization Work

by Joseph E. Stiglitz

Glassed In

Straw for the Fire: From the Notebooks of Theodore Roethke, 1943–63

edited by David Wagoner

Italy: The Crooks in Control


by Roberto Saviano, translated from the Italian by Virginia Jewiss

A World of Saints and Gangsters

Kill All Your Darlings: Pieces 1990–2005

by Luc Sante

Dark Victories

This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War

by Drew Gilpin Faust

Awaiting the Heavenly Country: The Civil War and America's Culture of Death

by Mark S. Schantz

The Rescue of John Steinbeck

Travels with Charley and Later Novels, 1947–1962: The Wayward Bus / Burning Bright / Sweet Thursday / The Winter of Our Discontent / Travels with Charley in Search of America

by John Steinbeck

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