The Hero: The Enduring Myth That Makes Us Human

The Hero: The Enduring Myth That Makes Us Human In his first work of nonfiction, the creator of the multimillion selling Jack Reacher series explores the endurance of heroes from Achilles to Bond, showing us how this age old myth is a fundamental part of what makes us human He demonstrates how hero stories continue to shape our world arguing

Pity the Reader: On Writing With Style

Pity the Reader: On Writing With Style The art and craft of writing by one of the few grandmasters of American literature, a bonanza for writers and listeners written by Kurt Vonnegut s former student Here is an entirely new side of Kurt Vonnegut, Vonnegut as a teacher of writing Of course, he has given us glimpses in his aphorisms,

The Hero: The Enduring Myth That Makes Us Human

The Hero: The Enduring Myth That Makes Us Human In his first work of nonfiction, the creator of the multimillion selling Jack Reacher series explores the endurance of heroes from Achilles to Bond, showing us how this age old myth is a fundamental part of what makes us human He demonstrates how hero stories continue to shape our world arguing

Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear

Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear The instant 1 NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller A must read for anyone hoping to live a creative life I dare you not to be inspired to be brave, to be free, and to be curious PopSugar From the worldwide bestselling author of Eat Pray Love and City of Girls the path to the vibrant, fulfilling life

Art Matters

Art Matters Combining Neil Gaiman s extraordinary words with Chris Riddell s deft and striking illustrations, Art Matters will inspire its readers to seize the day in the name of art Neil Gaiman once said that the world always seems brighter when you ve just made something that wasn t there before This

A Ladder to the Sky

A Ladder to the Sky Maurice Swift is handsome, charming, and hungry for success The one thing he doesn t have is talent but he s not about to let a detail like that stand in his way After all, a would be writer can find stories anywhere They don t need to be his own Working as a waiter in a West Berlin hotel in

Transit

Transit The stunning second novel of a trilogy that began with Outline, one of The New York Times Book Review s ten best books of 2015 In the wake of family collapse, a writer and her two young sons move to London The process of upheaval is the catalyst for a number of transitions personal, moral,