Lanier’s manifesto brings attention to the many ways in which human behavior is being mechanized by technology.
Books published by Knopf
Perhaps my favorite novel in recent years. Part noir, part old-school Bond thriller, part apocalyptic science fiction tale, and completely magnificent.
I’ve been a fan of Smitten Kitchen for years, so it’s delightful to see her recipes and photography pulled together into such a lovely package. Perelman’s style is enthusiastic and never fussy; the recipes are simple but attentive to just the right details.
Adichie skewers racism and sexism in America in a story that is both affecting and hilarious.