Frankenstein: How A Monster Became an Icon: The Science and Enduring Allure of Mary Shelley's Creation
Few creations have risen from literary origins to reach world-wide importance like Frankenstein. This landmark volume celebrates the bicentenary of Mary Shelley's creation and its indelible impact on art and culture.
Before Agatha Christie became the world’s Queen of Crime, she stood on the talented shoulders of the female crime authors who came before her. This splendid new anthology by Leslie S. Klinger brings these exceptional writers out of Christie’s shadow and back into the spotlight they deserve.
Twenty-five brilliant Pushcart Prize winners tell their contemporary love tales.
A Jane Austen scholar and therapist reveals Austen’s intuitive ability to imbue her characters with the hallmarks of social intelligence.
In his brilliant follow-up to In Sunlight or In Shadow, Lawrence Block has gathered together the best talent from popular fiction to produce an anthology as inventive as it is alluring.