Books published by Random House Incorporated

The Complete Poetry

Random House Incorporated | July 24, 2019 | 308 pages
An updated collection of the inspirational late writer's complete body of poetry includes her reflections on African-American life inJust Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'fore I Diiie and her tribute to Nelson Mandela,His Day Is Done.  More Info

Untitled Nonfiction

Random House Incorporated | September 2, 2014 | 224 pages
A razor-sharp thinker offers a new understanding of our post-truth world and explains the American instinct to believe in make-believe, from the Pilgrims to P. T. Barnum to Disneyland to zealots of every stripe . . . to Donald Trump. In this sweeping, eloquent history of America, Kurt Andersen... More Info

Let's Take the Long Way Home

Random House Incorporated | July 24, 2019 | 198 pages
A Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Strong West Wind traces her close friendship with the late fellow writer Caroline Knapp, describing their shared experiences with sobriety, a love of dogs and Caroline's battle with cancer. Reprint.  More Info

The Social Animal

Random House Incorporated | January 1, 2012 | 448 pages
From the influential New York Times columnist and best-selling author of Bobos in Paradise comes a landmark exploration of how human beings and communities succeed. Reprint. A #1 best-seller.  More Info


Random House Incorporated | July 24, 2019 | 374 pages
"With a new afterword by the author"--Cover.  More Info

My Life on the Road

Random House Incorporated | October 27, 2015 | 304 pages
"Gloria Steinem had an itinerant childhood. Every fall, her father would pack the family into the car and they would drive across the country, in search of their next adventure. The seeds were planted: Steinem would spend much of her life on the road, as a journalist, organizer, activist, and... More Info

Saving Simon

Random House Incorporated | August 4, 2015 | 224 pages
In this heartfelt, thoughtful, and inspiring memoir, New York Times bestselling author Jon Katz tells the story of his beloved rescue donkey, Simon, and the wondrous ways that animals make us wiser and kinder people. In the spring of 2011, Jon Katz received a phone call that would challenge every... More Info

Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice

Random House Incorporated | July 24, 2019 | 160 pages
"Draws on examples ranging from prehistoric cave art to modern pop music to discuss the nature and purpose of art and its use by powerful social and cultural forces"--  More Info

The Cave and the Light

Random House Incorporated | July 24, 2019 | 676 pages
A history of the influential rivalry between Plato and Aristotle traces the Western world's ongoing battle of ideas to their competing philosophies, demonstrating how their contrasting views on everything from religion and government to science and technology became the twin fountainheads of... More Info

Waking from the Dream

Random House Incorporated | January 14, 2014 | 288 pages
The author of A Stone of Hope, called “one of the three or four most important books on the civil rights movement” by The Atlantic Monthly, turns his attention to the years after Martin Luther King’s assassination—and provides a sweeping history of the struggle to keep the civil rights... More Info

The Big New Yorker Book of Dogs

Random House Incorporated | October 30, 2012 | 416 pages
A full-color, oversized anthology of long-form essays, short humor pieces, poems, stories and cartoons is culled from the archives of The New Yorker and commemorates the enduring relationship between people and dogs. 60,000 first printing.  More Info