The Washington Post’s rave review of Laura Lippman’s WILDE LAKE

“Lippman’s novels are tough-minded, entertaining, heartfelt and wise, and they have deservedly won the Edgar award, the Anthony, the Agatha and every other crime-fiction prize. She’s one of today’s essential writers, and this, her 20th novel, reminds us why.” Read … Continue reading

THE FOOD LAB wins a James Beard Award!

Lovely night for THE FOOD LAB: Kenji Lopez-Alt won a James Beard Award. Great celebration ensued. Congratulations, Kenji!

Every Secret Thing by Laura Lippman

Now a motion picture starring Dakota Fanning, Elizabeth Banks, Diane Lane, and Danielle Macdonald, EVERY SECRET THING will air in theaters across the country this Friday, May 15th and be available on-demand. Continue reading

The Food Lab by J. Kenji López-Alt

In The Food Lab, Kenji focuses on the science behind beloved American dishes, delving into the interactions between heat, energy, and molecules that create great food. Kenji shows that often, conventional methods don’t work that well, and home cooks can achieve far better results using new—but simple—techniques. In hundreds of easy-to-make recipes with over 1,000 full-color images, you will find out how to make foolproof Hollandaise sauce in just two minutes, how to transform one simple tomato sauce into a half dozen dishes, how to make the crispiest, creamiest potato casserole ever conceived, and much more. Continue reading


“This heartbreaking book tells the whole story of how a major illness affects a family. Genova’s gift is to show that things do work out, in a sense. Her very human novel teaches us to keep living, to lean on each other and be there to be leaned on.” — Matthew Thomas, New York Times bestselling author of We Are Not Ourselves Continue reading

Still Alice Film will be distributed by Sony Classics

We are thrilled to announce that the adaptation of Still Alice has been picked up by Sony Classics for distribution. Continue reading

Steven Greenhouse accepts 2014 Loeb Award for Breaking News

We are so proud of Steven Greenhouse, the author of THE BIG SQUEEZE, on winning the 2014 Loeb award for breaking news at the Gerald Loeb Awards for Distinguished Business and Financial Journalism. Continue reading

Every Secret Thing Film premieres at the Tribeca Film Festival

One clear summer day in a Baltimore suburb, a baby goes missing from her front porch. Continue reading

Laura Lippman Wins First Pinckley Prize for Distinguished Body of Work

Laura Lippman will be honored at the 28th annual Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival on March 22, 2014 as the inaugural winner of the Pinckley Prize for Distinguished Body of Work. Continue reading

James Sallis Wins Grand Prix Litterature Policiere 2013

James Sallis has been awarded the French Grand Prix Litterature Policiere for THE KILLER IS DYING. Continue reading

Lisa Genova discusses LOVE ANTHONY on Canada AM

Lisa Genova appeared today on Canada AM with Andrew Solomon to discuss the challenges and rewards of writing about autism. Continue reading

Laura Lippman named Guest of Honor and Toastmaster

Laura Lippman has been announced as one of this year’s Guests of Honor, along with Craig Johnson, at Left Coast Crime 2013. Continue reading

G.M. Malliet and Margaret Maron Nominated for Agatha Awards

G.M. Malliet’s A FATAL WINTER (Minotaur Books) and Margaret Maron’s THE BUZZARD TABLE (Grand Central Publishing) have just received 2012 Agatha Awards nominations for ‘Best Novel’. Continue reading

Pre-Order Lisa Genova’s LOVE ANTHONY in Paperback

Lisa Genova’s LOVE ANTHONY (Gallery Books) debuts in paperback with a striking new cover on April 2, just in time for Autism Awareness Month. Continue reading

Margaret Maron Named ‘Grand Master’ by MWA

Margaret Maron has been named this year’s Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America (MWA), along with Ken Follett. Continue reading

Stella Parks (Bravetart) on ‘Fox & Friends’

Stella Parks drops by ‘Fox & Friends’ to indulge your sweet tooth Continue reading

Margaret Maron at THE BUZZARD TABLE launch

Maron launches THE BUZZARD TABLE at Quail Ridge Books Continue reading

Lisa Genova’s STILL ALICE chosen for 2013 World Book Night U.S.

Lisa Genova’s STILL ALICE has been chosen as one of 30 classic books to be given away at 2013 World Book Night U.S. This year’s event will be held on April 23, 2013. 25,000 volunteers will be enlisted to give … Continue reading

Ed Levine Takes on PB&P in The New York Times

Ed Levine (SERIOUS EATS) is featured in today’s issue of The New York Times, taking on the PB&P challenge – that stands for Peanut Butter & Pickles for all those curious eaters out there. To read more on Ed’s food … Continue reading

Kenji Alt in New Issue of COOKING LIGHT

Kenji Alt has been named one of “20 Food Heroes” in the November issue of Cooking Light, on newsstands now! Kenji’s upcoming book, THE FOOD LAB: BETTER HOME COOKING THROUGH SCIENCE, will be released in two volumes by W.W. Norton in … Continue reading

BraveTart in Lexington

Claire Dunnington visited Stella Parks–BraveTart–at her restaurant, Table 310 in Lexington, KY. Four amazing desserts:          

Recent Deals

Walker/Bloomsbury has just bought James Sallis’s latest novel, OTHERS OF MY KIND, for publication in 2013. SWEET TRUTH: THE SECRET HISTORY OF ICONIC AMERICAN DESSERTS by BraveTart and Serious Eats blogger Stella Parks has sold to Norton, for publication in … Continue reading

Sallis wins North American Hammett Prize

James Sallis has just been awarded the North American Hammett Prize for THE KILLER IS DYING, which was published by Walker in August, 2011. The finalists for the award were: James Lee Burke, Feast Day of Fools Sara Gran, Claire … Continue reading

Margaret Maron just won her sixth Agatha Award. This Agatha was for Best Novel for her 2011 book, THREE-DAY TOWN.

Agatha Award Nominations

              Agatha Award Nominations for books published in 2011: Best Novel: The Real Macaw by Donna Andrews (Minotaur) The Diva Haunts the House by Krista Davis (Berkley) Wicked Autumn by G.M. Malliet (Minotaur) Three-Day … Continue reading

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