September 23, 2009 David Owen is going to generate heat with Green Metropolis, his provocative manifesto that inverts sacred environmental assumptions. The book mounts a passionate, fact-studded case for the green advantages of Manhattan-style urban density.
September 11, 2009 New Yorker writer Tad Friend reflects on growing up rich and repressed — the product of a traditional Wasp household — in a revealing new work of nonfiction.
August 19, 2009 Jessica Shattuck's second novel follows four friends as they navigate the brave new world of sperm donors, technologically assisted conception and homosexual marriage.
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