Books published by Atlantic Monthly Press


Deep River

Atlantic Monthly Press | August 18, 2019 | 820 pages
From the New York Times-bestselling author of Matterhorn and What It Is Like to Go to War, a rich family saga about Finnish immigrants who settle and tame the Pacific Northwest, set against the early labor movements, World War I, and the upheaval of early twentieth-century America  More Info

Dead Wrong

Atlantic Monthly Press | May 7, 2019 | 320 pages
Acclaimed journalist Randall Sullivan delivers an explosive investigation into the murder of the Notorious B.I.G., with exclusive material from the FBI investigation and his estate's wrongful death suit against the City of Los Angeles.  More Info

The Last Stone

Atlantic Monthly Press | April 2, 2019 | 304 pages
From "master of narrative journalism" (New York Times) and #1 bestselling author Mark Bowden, comes a gripping true crime story about the disappearance of the two Lyon sisters in 1975, and the extraordinary effort--40 years later--to bring their kidnapper to justice  More Info


Atlantic Monthly Press | December 4, 2018 | 320 pages
From the celebrated author of Lingo, a whistle-stop tour of the world's twenty most-spoken languages, exploring history, geography, linguistics, and culture--showing how the language we speak reflects our view of the world  More Info

John Woman

Atlantic Monthly Press | September 4, 2018 | 320 pages
From the award-winning Walter Mosley comes a dazzling novel of ideas about the sexual and intellectual coming-of-age of an unusual man who goes by the name Woman  More Info

How to Fix the Future

Atlantic Monthly Press | August 1, 2017 | 288 pages
As our world continues to be fundamentally changed by the Digital Revolution, this essential book by a leading Internet commentator shows how to preserve the fundamentals of humanity and civilized society in our perilous digital future  More Info

Insidious Intent

Atlantic Monthly Press | December 5, 2017 | 400 pages
The latest in internationally bestselling crime writer Val McDermid's beloved series, Insidious Intent sends Tony Hill and Carol Jordan after a serial killer who targets single women at weddings--and into the teeth of a moral dilemma.  More Info

Friends and Traitors

Atlantic Monthly Press | October 3, 2017 | 384 pages
From a writer the Seattle Times dubbed "solidly at the top of anyone's A-list of contemporary spy novelists" comes a new novel featuring Inspector Troy of Scotland Yard, a tale of Cold War spy dealings centered around double agent Guy Burgess  More Info

The Prague Sonata

Atlantic Monthly Press | October 3, 2017 | 480 pages
From the critically acclaimed author Bradford Morrow, a literary quest novel that travels from Nazi-occupied Prague to turn-of-the-millennium New York as a young musicologist seeks to solve the mystery behind an eighteenth-century sonata manuscript  More Info


Atlantic Monthly Press | August 18, 2019 | 176 pages
From National Book Award winner Lily Tuck, a beguiling and subversive short novel of jealousy and desire that tells the story of a new marriage from its surprising inception through its disturbing conclusion  More Info


Atlantic Monthly Press | February 7, 2017 | 320 pages
"In post-NK3 Los Angeles, a sixty-foot-tall fence surrounds the hills where the rich used to live, but the mansions have been taken over by those with the only power that matters: the power of memory. Life for the community inside the Fence, ruled over by the new aristocracy, the Verified, is a... More Info

Birdcage Walk

Atlantic Monthly Press | August 18, 2019 | 416 pages
From the bestselling author of The Siege and Exposure and the first ever winner of the Orange Prize comes a new novel set in Bristol at the height of the Romantic Era that follows a freethinking young woman in her new marriage to a ruthlessly ambitious property developer  More Info

The Harrows of Spring

Atlantic Monthly Press | July 5, 2016 | 384 pages
From renowned social critic, energy expert, and bestselling author James Howard Kunstler,The Harrows of Spring is a moving and gripping novel that completes the story of the quaint upstate New York town of Union Grove, thrown into a future world that in many ways resembles the nineteenth century.... More Info

I Will Find You

Atlantic Monthly Press | April 5, 2016 | 272 pages
"This is it. My rape. I knew it was coming. Every woman knows. And now here it is. My turn.” When Joanna Connors was thirty years old on assignment for theCleveland Plain Dealer to review a play at a college theater, she was held at knife point and raped by a stranger who had grown up five miles... More Info

Eccentric Orbits

Atlantic Monthly Press | June 7, 2016 | 496 pages
In the early 1990s, Motorola, the legendary American technology company developed a revolutionary satellite system called Iridium that promised to be its crowning achievement. Light years ahead of anything previously put into space, and built on technology developed for Ronald Reagan’s "Star... More Info


Atlantic Monthly Press | March 1, 2015 | 272 pages
Immersing herself in a fantasy life inspired by the Seattle aquarium, a preadolescent girl living in subsidized housing befriends an elderly fellow enthusiast before making a shattering discovery about a family secret. By the award-winning author ofLegend of a Suicide. Illustrations.  More Info

The Internet Is Not the Answer

Atlantic Monthly Press | October 1, 2014 | 288 pages
A former Internet entrepreneur and chat show host on Techcrunch discusses the negative effects the internet has on human psychology, the economy and culture and shows how big data companies are trying to monetize every normal human function.  More Info

Still Writing

Atlantic Monthly Press | October 1, 2013 | 256 pages
?Everything I know about life, I learned from the daily practice of sitting down to write.” From the best-selling author of Devotion and Slow Motion comes a witty, heartfelt, and practical look at the exhilarating and challenging process of storytelling. At once a memoir, meditation on the... More Info

The Woman Who Lost Her Soul

Atlantic Monthly Press | September 3, 2013 | 640 pages
Renowned through four award-winning books for his gritty and revelatory visions of the Caribbean, Bob Shacochis returns to occupied Haiti in The Woman Who Lost Her Soul before sweeping across time and continents to unravel tangled knots of romance, espionage, and vengeance. In riveting prose,... More Info

Layer Cake

Atlantic Monthly Press | August 18, 2019 | 309 pages
Planning to retire on his thirtieth birthday, a drug dealer is given by his boss the opportunity of getting out of the business if he will track down the runaway daughter of his boss's old friend, but his search is complicated by the theft of a fortune in Ecstasy tablets, an angry mob of neo-Nazis,... More Info

Rez Life

Atlantic Monthly Press | January 31, 2012 | 368 pages
Presents an insider chronicle of the history of Indian reservations and contemporary Native American life, highlighting misunderstood issues and examining the historical tensions between Native Americans and the U.S. government.  More Info

What It Is Like to Go to War

Atlantic Monthly Press | August 30, 2011 | 256 pages
From the author of the New York Times Bestseller Matterhorn, What It Is Like To Go To War is a powerful nonfiction book about the experience of combat and how inadequately we prepare our young men and women for the psychological and spiritual stresses of war  More Info