Books published by Bloomsbury USA

Three Daughters of Eve

Bloomsbury USA | December 5, 2017 | 384 pages
The stunning, timely new novel from the acclaimed, internationally bestselling author of The Architect's Apprentice and The Bastard of Istanbul. Peri, a married, wealthy, beautiful Turkish woman, is on her way to a dinner party at a seaside mansion in Istanbul when a beggar snatches her handbag. As... More Info

The Grid

Bloomsbury USA | July 11, 2017 | 384 pages
"Bakke [explores] the many facets of America's energy infrastructure: its most dynamic moments and its most stable ones, and its essential role in personal and national life. The grid, she argues, is an essentially American artifact, one which developed with us: a product of bold expansion, the... More Info

Book or Bell?

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | October 17, 2017 | 40 pages
The first page has Henry hooked. The second page has him captivated. The third page . . . BBBBRRRRIIIIINNNNNGGGGG! . . . will have to wait. That is, unless Henry ignores the bell, stays put, and keeps on reading the most awesome book. By not springing up with the ringing of the bell, Henry sets off... More Info

Going Into Town

Bloomsbury USA | October 3, 2017 | 176 pages
From the #1 NYT bestselling author of Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant?, Roz Chast's new graphic memoir--a hilarious illustrated ode/guide/thank-you note to Manhattan as only she could write it. For native Brooklynite Roz Chast, adjusting to life in the suburbs (where people own trees!?)... More Info

Empire of Storms

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | September 5, 2017 | 720 pages
Kingdoms collide in Sarah J. Maas's epic fifth installment in the New York Times bestselling Throne of Glass series. The long path to the throne has only just begun for Aelin Galathynius. Loyalties have been broken and bought, friends have been lost and gained, and those who possess magic find... More Info
$36.00

Bitch Doctrine

Bloomsbury USA | August 1, 2017 | 288 pages
Feminism has become mainstream in notable ways in recent years--from Beyonc�'s onstage declarations to Emma Watson's feminist book club. Indeed, like all popular movements, it has been commodified too, including into a marketing angle. Laurie Penny's clear voice rises above the pack, reminding us... More Info

The Goose Girl

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | July 25, 2017 | 432 pages
Ani, Crown Princess of Kildenree, has spent her childhood learning the language of the birds. But though Ani can speak to animals, she is never quite comfortable speaking with people. So when Ani's silver-tongued lady in waiting leads a mutiny during her journey to marry a prince in a foreign land,... More Info
$13.99

Enna Burning

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | July 25, 2017 | 368 pages
When Enna's brother Leifer starts setting fires--without a spark, without flint--something seems wrong. Enna can't decide if she wants the power for herself, or if it should be extinguished forever. And when Bayern goes to war, that choice becomes unbearable as her friendships are tested and sense... More Info
$22.99

Imagine That!

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | July 3, 2017 | 32 pages
Anything is possible using your imagination! Lila might seem quiet, but that's because she's off on a pretend adventure . . . Only Lila can see that she's wrestling an octopus, racing along in a winged chariot, and flying with birds over a noisy jungle. But playing by yourself can get lonely. So... More Info

What's Going on Down There?

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | June 20, 2017 | 160 pages
Boys can have many questions about going through puberty. This classic, appealingly illustrated guidebook--now updated with brand new content relevant to today's kids--is the perfect companion for boys and parents preparing for this important milestone. This guide offers a supportive, practical... More Info
$18.99

The Period Book

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | June 20, 2017 | 176 pages
Girls can have many questions about puberty, including getting their periods. With over 400,000 copies sold, this appealingly illustrated guidebook--now updated with new content relevant to today's preteens--is the perfect companion for girls and parents preparing for this important milestone.... More Info
$40.00

The Exile

Bloomsbury USA | May 23, 2017 | 560 pages
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$10.99

Time Stoppers

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | May 2, 2017 | 400 pages
"A wild and fresh take on fantasy . . . I freaking loved it!" --Lisa McMann, New York Times bestselling author of The Unwanted series Discover the magical town of Aurora in this exhilarating first book in the Time Stoppers series--perfect for fans of Percy Jackson and The Five Kingdoms. Annie... More Info
$10.99

Bear's Big Day

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | May 2, 2017 | 32 pages
It's Bear's very first day of school! He wants to be grown up, so he leaves his stuffed bunny Floppy at home along with all his familiar things. But being away from his best friend is hard--and the first day doesn't turn out quite how Bear wanted it to. Bear learns that the first day of school... More Info
$27.00

High Notes

Bloomsbury USA | January 17, 2017 | 288 pages
When Gay Talese left the New York Times in 1965 to write for Esquire, he brought with him a journalistic style entirely his own, which combined his literary sensibility and craftsmanship with a talent for cultural observation and an interest in American everyday life--in taboo topics and overlooked... More Info

Insomniac City

Bloomsbury USA | February 14, 2017 | 304 pages
"A beautifully written once-in-a-lifetime book, about love, about life, soul, and the wonderful loving genius Oliver Sacks, and New York, and laughter and all of creation."--Anne Lamott Bill Hayes came to New York City in 2009 with a one-way ticket and only the vaguest idea of how he would get by.... More Info

High Noon

Bloomsbury USA | February 21, 2017 | 384 pages
It's one of the most revered movies of Hollywood's golden era. Starring screen legend Gary Cooper and Grace Kelly in her first significant film role, High Noon was shot on a lean budget over just thirty-two days but achieved instant box-office and critical success. It won four Academy Awards in... More Info
$47.00

Identity Unknown

Bloomsbury USA | February 14, 2017 | 480 pages
Who hasn't wondered where--aside from Georgia O'Keeffe and Frida Kahlo--all the women artists are? In many art books, they've been marginalized with cold efficiency, summarily dismissed in the captions of group photographs with the phrase "identity unknown" while each male is named.  More Info

The Road Taken

Bloomsbury USA | February 16, 2016 | 336 pages
Physical infrastructure in the United States is crumbling. The American Society of Civil Engineers has, in its latest report, given American roads and bridges a grade of D and C+, respectively, and has described roughly sixty-five thousand bridges in the United States as "structurally deficient."... More Info
$35.00

The Photographer's Wife

Bloomsbury USA | February 2, 2016 | 320 pages
In 1920s Jerusalem, civic advisor and architect Charles Ashton has an ambitious (and crazy) project to redesign the Holy City by importing English parks to the desert and knocking down Ottoman minarets. He employs William Harrington, a British pilot, to take aerial photographs of the city and... More Info

Chasing the Scream

Bloomsbury USA | March 1, 2016 | 400 pages
It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned in the United States. On the eve of this centenary, journalist Johann Hari set off on an epic three-year, thirty-thousand-mile journey into the war on drugs. What he found is that more and more people all over the world have begun to... More Info

The Occupation Trilogy

Bloomsbury USA | September 22, 2015 | 352 pages
Born at the close of World War II, 2014 Nobel Prize winner Patrick Modiano was a young man in his twenties when he burst onto the Parisian literary scene with these three brilliant, angry novels about the wartime Occupation of Paris.  More Info

The Gutsy Girl

Bloomsbury USA | March 1, 2016 | 160 pages
Why should girls miss out on the joy of adventure? They can jump off rocks, swing on ropes, and climb trees just as well as boys can. But girls often allow fear to stand in their way. In The Gutsy Girl, author Caroline Paul emboldens girls to seek out a life of exhilaration. Once a young... More Info

Fools, Frauds and Firebrands

Bloomsbury USA | December 8, 2015 | 304 pages
From one of the leading critics of leftist orientations comes a study of the thinkers who have most influenced the attitudes of the New Left. Beginning with a ruthless analysis of New Leftism and concluding with a critique of the key strands in its thinking, Roger Scruton conducts a reappraisal of... More Info

Indian Harvest

Bloomsbury USA | October 13, 2015 | 416 pages
One of Vikas Khanna's favorite places in the world growing up was the garden he and his grandmother planted at their home in Amritsar, India. He would rush home from school to tend to the aromatic basil and cardamom, tomatoes, peas, and squash. His intimate knowledge of spices and produce would... More Info

The Impulse Society

Bloomsbury USA | September 8, 2015 | 320 pages
Paul Roberts' galvanizing, sweeping social critique of our Impulse Society is now available in paperback. More timely than ever, the book confronts a world where business shamelessly seeks the fastest reward, regardless of the long-term social costs; where political leaders reflexively choose... More Info

Democracy

Bloomsbury USA | September 15, 2015 | 240 pages
Democracy opens in 490 B.C., with Athens at war. The hero of the story, Leander, is trying to rouse his comrades for the morrow's battle against a far mightier enemy, and begins to recount his own life, having borne direct witness to the evils of the old tyrannical regimes and to the emergence of a... More Info

A Guest at the Shooters' Banquet

Bloomsbury USA | September 8, 2015 | 464 pages
Rita Gabis comes from a family of Eastern European Jews and Lithuanian Catholics. She was close to her Catholic grandfather as a child and knew one version of his past: prior to immigration he had fought the Russians, whose brutal occupation of Lithuania destroyed thousands of lives before Hitler's... More Info

How Lunchbox Jones Saved Me from Robots, Traitors, and Missy the Cruel

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | August 11, 2015 | 240 pages
Luke Abbott's school is the losing-est school in the history of losing. And that's just fine for him. He'd rather be at home playing video games and avoiding his older brother Rob and the Greatest Betrayal of All Time. But now he's being forced to join the robotics team, where surely he'll help... More Info

Behold! A Baby

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | June 2, 2015 | 32 pages
Step right up, step right up! Come see one of the most amazing, astounding, stunning, and stupendous wonders of the world. Behold: a baby! A loving father reveals a baby's fantastic feats (smiling, eating a banana, babbling) that cause adults to go insane with joy and wonder. The only audience... More Info

Dangerous

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | May 5, 2015 | 416 pages
How far would you go to save the world? When Maisie Danger Brown nabbed a spot at a NASA-like summer boot camp, she never expected to uncover a conspiracy that would change her life forever. And she definitely didn't plan to fall in love. But now there's no going back-Maisie's the only thing... More Info

I Love You Night and Day

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | December 2, 2014 | 32 pages
When you love someone, you want the whole world to know. Through good times and bad, rain or shine, love is unconditional. I love you wild, I love you loud, I shout it out and I feel proud. A lyrical text from Smriti Prasadam-Halls is beautifully paired with illustrations from an exciting new... More Info

Fives and Twenty-Fives

Bloomsbury USA | May 5, 2015 | 400 pages
It's the rule-always watch your fives and twenty-fives. When a convoy halts to investigate a possible roadside bomb, stay in the vehicle and scan five meters in every direction. A bomb inside five meters cuts through the armor, killing everyone in the truck. Once clear, get out and sweep... More Info

Chasing the Scream

Bloomsbury USA | January 20, 2015 | 400 pages
It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned in the United States. On the eve of this centenary, journalist Johann Hari set off on an epic three-year, thirty-thousand-mile journey into the war on drugs. What he found is that more and more people all over the world have begun to... More Info

The Lemon Tree

Bloomsbury USA | April 17, 2007 | 384 pages
In 1967, Bashir Al-Khayri, a Palestinian twenty-five-year-old, journeyed to Israel, with the goal of seeing the beloved old stone house, with the lemon tree behind it, that he and his family had fled nineteen years earlier. To his surprise, when he found the house he was greeted by Dalia Ashkenazi... More Info

Thursdays with the Crown

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | October 7, 2014 | 224 pages
Castle Glower has been acting weird, so it's no surprise when two towers transport Celie and her siblings to an unknown land. When they realize that no one from home is coming to get them, the kids–along with Celie's pet griffin Rufus–set out through the forest to figure out where they are and... More Info

My Christmas Activity and Sticker Book

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | September 9, 2014 | 32 pages
Don't let Santa give the best gift this year—this delightful activity and sticker book will brighten anyone's Christmas morning! Whether you are designing your own holiday decorations, sorting presents with Santa's elves, or helping snowmen find their noses, there is so much to discover in this... More Info

Pandora Gets Frightened

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | June 24, 2014 | 320 pages
Pandy has recaptured six of the great Evils that she "accidentally" let loose, and now our foursome—Pandy, Alcie, Iole, and Homer—is on the hunt for the worst of them all: Fear. The team must journey into the dreaded underworld for their final adventure. Meanwhile, Hera, who knows where Pandy... More Info

Pandora Gets Greedy

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | June 11, 2013 | 320 pages
Pandora is off to Rome in search of Greed. Pandy and her friends pose as servants for a Roman senator. But the hard work leaves little time to search for evils--not to mention dealing with the senator's bratty daughter. When a feud breaks out between the senator and Julius Caesar, Pandy finally... More Info

Africa39

Bloomsbury USA | October 28, 2014 | 320 pages
In 2014, UNESCO’s World Book Capital is Port Harcourt, Nigeria—the first city in Africa to receive the designation by public bid. This makes it a special year for the Port Harcourt Book Festival, which will be in its seventh year, and bigger than ever. They are joining forces with the... More Info

Unspeakable Things

Bloomsbury USA | September 16, 2014 | 288 pages
Smart, clear-eyed, and irreverent, Unspeakable Things is a fresh look at gender and power in the twenty-first century, which asks difficult questions about dissent and desire, money and masculinity, sexual violence, menial work, mental health, queer politics, and the Internet.  More Info

International Night

Bloomsbury USA | August 19, 2014 | 384 pages
Once a week in the Kurlansky home, Mark spins a globe and wherever his daughter's finger lands becomes the theme of that Friday night's dinner. Their tradition of International Night has afforded Mark an opportunity to share with his daughter, Talia--and now the readers of International Night--the... More Info

Stuff Theory

Bloomsbury USA Academic | March 27, 2014 | 288 pages
Stuff, the hoard of minor objects which have shed their commodity glamor but which we refuse to recycle, flashes up in fiction, films and photographs as alluring, unruly reminder of how people and matter are intertwined. Stuff is modern materiality out of bounds that refuses to be contained by the... More Info
$26.50

Among the Dead Cities

Bloomsbury USA Academic | June 19, 2014 | 376 pages
Is it ever right to target civilians in a time of war? Or do the ends sometimes justify the means? The twentieth century - the age of 'total war' - marked the first time that civilian populations came to be seen as legitimate military targets. At this policy's most terrible extreme came the... More Info

The Three Ecologies

Bloomsbury USA Academic | June 19, 2014 | 152 pages
Extending the definition of ecology to encompass social relations and human subjectivity as well as environmental concerns, The Three Ecologies argues that the ecological crises that threaten our planet are the direct result of the expansion of a new form of capitalism and that a new ecosophical... More Info
$26.50

Pedagogy of Hope

Bloomsbury USA Academic | June 19, 2014 | 240 pages
With the publication of Pedagogy of the Oppressed, Paulo Freire established himself as one of the most important and radical educational thinkers of his time. In Pedagogy of Hope, Freire revisits the themes of his masterpiece, the real world contexts that inspired them and their impact in that very... More Info

Text and Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll

Bloomsbury USA Academic | May 22, 2014 | 544 pages
Texts and Drugs and Rock'n'Roll considers the myriad ways in which two different artistic worlds found common ground in the final third of the 20th century. The rock musicians who came to the fore at the heart of the 1960s and a radical community of writers who had originally made their mark in the... More Info

Liz Phair's Exile in Guyville

Bloomsbury USA Academic | May 22, 2014 | 160 pages
A passionate re-assessment of one of the most original, groundbreaking, and controversial albums of the 1990s.  More Info

Pig Kahuna

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | April 8, 2014 | 30 pages
Hang-ten! This little piggy is now available in board book for even the littlest surfers.  More Info

There's a Dinosaur in My Bathtub

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | April 29, 2014 | 32 pages
There's a dino in our bathtub and his name is Pierre!  More Info

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