Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital by Eric Manheimer

First episode date: September 25, 2018 The inspiration for the NBC drama New Amsterdam and in the spirit of Oliver Sacks, this intensely involving memoir from a medical director of a major NYC hospital looks poignantly at patients’ lives and reveals the author’s own battle with cancer. Using the plights of twelve very different patients–from […]

Mary, Queen of Scots based on Queen of Scots by John Guy

Queen of Scots: The True Life of Mary Stuart Paperback by John Guy Release date: November 2, 2018 National Book Critics Circle Award finalist “A triumph . . . a masterpiece full of fire and tragedy.” — Amanda Foreman, author of Georgiana In the first full-scale biography of Mary Stuart in more than thirty years, […]

First Man: A Life Of Neil A. Armstrong by James Hansen

First Man: A Life Of Neil A. Armstrong by James Hansen Release date: October 12, 2018 Marking the forty fifth anniversary of Apollo 11’s moon landing, First Man by James Hansen offers the only authorized glimpse into the life of America s most famous astronaut Neil Armstrong, the man whose one small step changed history. […]