Books published by Washington Square Pr


Fatal Inheritance

Washington Square Press | June 11, 2019 | 400 pages
Get swept away to the enchanting South of France with this “exquisite and shimmering” (Lisa Jewell, New York Times bestselling author of Then She Was Gone) suspenseful historical novel, where perilous secrets lurk under the glitz and glam of seaside wealth. She didn’t have an enemy in the... More Info

The Clockmaker's Daughter

Washington Square Press | May 21, 2019 | 496 pages
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “An ambitious, compelling historical mystery with a fabulous cast of characters…Kate Morton at her very best.” —Kristin Hannah A love affair and a mysterious murder cast their shadows across generations in this multilayered and spellbinding novel from the... More Info

She Regrets Nothing

Washington Square Press | February 6, 2018 | 400 pages
In the tradition of The Emperor’s Children and The House of Mirth, the forgotten granddaughter of one of New York’s wealthiest men is reunited with her family just as she comes of age—and once she’s had a glimpse of their glittering world, she refuses to let it go without a fight. When... More Info


Washington Square Press | October 10, 2017 | 384 pages
A charming ne’er-do-well returns to his haunted Irish hometown to uncover the truth about his mother in this “supernaturally skilled debut” (Vanity Fair) and turns the town—and his life—upside down. Having been abandoned at an orphanage as a baby, Mahony assumed all his life that his... More Info

The Other Side of the World

Washington Square Press | June 27, 2017 | 304 pages
In the tradition of The Hours and Revolutionary Road, an “exquisite meditation on motherhood, marriage, and the meaning of home” (The New York Times Book Review), set in England, Australia, and India in the early 1960s. The only thing harder than losing home is trying to find it again.... More Info

My Father, the Pornographer

Washington Square Press | April 11, 2017 | 272 pages
PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR In “one of the most sensitive, nuanced examinations of father and son relationships” (The Boston Globe), award-winning writer Chris Offutt struggles to understand his recently deceased father, based on his reading of the 400-plus novels his father—a... More Info

The Wonders

Washington Square Press | February 10, 2015 | 288 pages
From the author of the “funny, irreverent, and highly entertaining” (Liane Moriarty, author of The Husband’s Secret) Fine Color of Rust comes a brilliant new novel about a misfit trio who become instant international reality stars, probing the nature of celebrity, disability, and the value of... More Info

The Will to Change

Washington Square Pr | December 21, 2004 | 208 pages
In a thought-provoking social and cultural analysis, the author of All About Love explores the world of masculinity and maleness to address some of men's most common concerns, including a fear of intimacy and the loss of their patriarchal place in society, arguing that an emotionally rewarding... More Info

If Sons, Then Heirs

Washington Square Pr | February 7, 2012 | 320 pages
A woman who abandoned her son faces the prospect of a reunion, while a young single mother hopes for a commitment from her boyfriend and a young man searches for answers about his parentage.  More Info

Being and Nothingness

Washington Square Pr | August 1, 1993 | 811 pages
Sartre explains the theory of existential psychoanalysis in this treatise on human reality  More Info

History of a Suicide

Washington Square Pr | February 7, 2012 | 272 pages
From acclaimed poet and novelist Bialosky comes an exploration of her sister's suicide and its lifelong impact on those left behind.  More Info