Judy Bernstein and Alephonsion Deng’s DISTURBED IN THEIR NESTS publishing today

One of The San Diego Union Tribune’s “Top 10 book picks this season,” DISTURBED IN THEIR NESTS by Judy Bernstein and Alephonsion Deng is out today from Blackstone. When he arrived in America at 19 years […]

Red Wheel/Weiser to publish ALCHEMICAL HEALING by Lorie Eve Dechar with Benjamin Fox

CCLA congratulates Lorie Eve Dechar and Benjamin Fox; We’re thrilled to announce that their book, ALCHEMICAL HEALING: A Medicine For the Soul of Our Time, will be published by Red Wheel/Weiser in Spring 2020. The book […]

Cherie Burns talks Boivin starfish with the NYT

CCLA author of Cherie Burns recently spoke with the New York Times about the mysterious ruby and amethyst starfish brooches at the center of her most recent book, DIVING FOR STARFISH: The Jeweler, the Actress, the Heiress, […]

THE WORLD IS A NARROW BRIDGE is “wonderfully zany” says NYTBR

Congratulations are in order for CCLA’s Aaron Thier, who received a terrific review from novelist Sharma Shields for his book THE WORLD IS A NARROW BRIDGE in this week’s New York Times Book Review. Shields writes that […]

Farrar, Straus and Giroux takes story collection and novel by Mary South

Cheers to Mary South! Farrar, Straus and Giroux will publish her debut story collection, YOU WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN, in Spring 2019. In ten provocative, wistful,  fiercely intelligent and outlandishly funny stories, Mary South’s characters use technology […]

CCLA’s Lore Segal in Harper’s Magazine

The September 2018 issue of Harper’s features a stirring essay from CCLA author Lore Segal, which you can read here. “The Fountain Pen” will also appear in a forthcoming collection of Lore’s work, to be published by Melville […]

Soft Skull Press will publish Elvia Wilk’s debut OVAL

CCLA is thrilled to announce that writer and editor Elvia Wilk’s deeply imaginative debut novel OVAL will be published by Soft Skull Press in spring 2019. Speculative fiction in line with Gary Shteyngart’s Super Sad True […]

THE WORLD IS A NARROW BRIDGE by Aaron Thier is here

CCLA Author Aaron Thier’s newest novel THE WORLD IS A NARROW BRIDGE is just out from Bloomsbury. In this darkly comic road novel, a millennial couple faces the ultimate question: how to live and love […]

Lore Segal’s “Timely” OTHER PEOPLE’S HOUSES out in the UK

Lore Segal’s internationally acclaimed autobiographical novel OTHER PEOPLE’S HOUSES is out in a new edition from Sort of Books in the UK, timed to mark the 80th anniversary of the kindertransport. A beautiful, in-depth profile of […]

Jay Heinrich’s HOW TO ARGUE WITH A CAT forthcoming in German, French, and more

The book cats are trying to ban will soon be available in many languages around the world. Jay Heinrichs’s HOW TO ARGUE WITH A CAT: A Human’s Guide to the Art of Persuasion (Rodale, June 2018 / […]