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Did anyone else catch Columbia University Professor Andrew Delbanco on NPR's Morning Edition? He talked with Steve Inskeep about his recent book, The War Before the War: Fugitive Slaves and the Struggle for America's Soul from the Revolution to the Civil War, out from Penguin Press.
Pre-order your signed copy of The Tiger at Midnight, the first book in an epic heart-pounding fantasy trilogy inspired by ancient Indian history and Hindu mythology, by Swati Teerdhala, today!
Out Tuesday, February 5th, 2019, Lisa Gornick's 4th novel The Peacock Feast is available for preorder!
In honor of University Press week, Book Culture hosted a party to celebrate Columbia University Press. We asked some of the attendees for book recommendations, which yielded eclectic results.
Meredith Howard, a director of marketing at Columbia University Press, is currently reading Do This For Me, by Eliza Kennedy, about a high-powered lawyer who plots revenge after learning of her husband’s infidelity. Next up is Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Accessory to War, about the relationship between astrophysicists and the US Military.
As a part of our ongoing series highlighting books for Women in Translation Month, translator Lynne Sharon Schwartz was kind enough to answer a few questions about a recent project, Run for Your Life by Silvana Gandolfi, and her experience as a translator.
See the questions below and also take a look at the anthology she edited, Crossing Borders: Stories and Essays about Translation.
Order your signed copy of Wilde in Love, the newest novel from Eloisa James, today!
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