In addition to the many other great books we have going on sale today (see below for the complete list), we have two of my absolute favorites:
Out in paperback today is Zoe Heller’s The Believers, a family saga that fans of Jonathan Franzen, Claire Messud, and Lionel Shriver will likely enjoy. If you’re in New York City, you can see Zoe tonight in conversation with her editor at Powerhouse Arena, and if you’re anywhere else you can check out her blog tour, which starts today.
Also out today is a book I can’t pimp enough: Kevin Sampsell’s A Common Pornography. It’s already gotten some great attention, including a peer review from Justin Taylor on htmlgiant. Kevin’s also made an awesome video that addresses the quandary one might face when reading a book with the word “pornography” in the title: