Notable Books and Bestsellers

Lincoln's Last Trial: The Murder Case That Propelled Him to the Presidency Lincoln's Last Trial The Murder Case That Propelled Him to the Presidency by Dan Abrams and David Fisher

A New York Times Bestseller

Winner of the Barondess/Lincoln Award

A Mental Floss Best Book of 2018

A Suspense Magazine Best Book of 2018

A Washington Independent Review of Books Favorite Book of 2018

“Makes you feel as if you are watching a live camera riveted on a courtroom more than 150 years ago.” —Diane Sawyer

Tomorrow Tomorrow A Novel by Damian Dibben

A Book Riot Best Fantasy Book of 2018

“A grand sweep of adventure and travel, war and romance—along with a generous amount of face licking—that will have dog lovers enthralled.… Tomorrow offers a rich exploration of love, life and loyalty, in a world whose sensory atmosphere is irresistible.” —NPR

Tomorrow The Stranger Game A Novel by Peter Gadol

A Kirkus Reviews Best Novel of 2018

“A fun, moody, twisty thriller, with a sun-touched, West Coast vibe…as much Joan Didion as Patricia Highsmith.” —Scott Smith, author of A Simple Plan

Tomorrow The Boy at the Keyhole A Novel by Stephen Giles

A Washington Independent Review of Books Favorite Book of 2018

“A fiendishly efficient, gorgeously written, nasty little thrill ride of a psychological thriller. I couldn’t put it down, and it’s entirely possible that I’ll never sleep again. A true tour-de-force of a debut novel.” —Lyndsay Faye, author of The Gods of Gotham and Jane Steele

Tomorrow Hangman A Novel by Jack Heath

An International Bestseller

“Two well-chewed thumbs up.” —Gregg Hurwitz, New York Times bestselling author

Tomorrow The Innocent Wife A Novel by Amy Lloyd

An International Bestseller

Winner of the Daily Mail First Novel Competition

Winner of the Prix VSD RTL 2018

“You can hear the ominous music from the first line onward—this is a fantastic thriller.” —Lee Child

Tomorrow African Samurai The True Story of Yasuke, a Legendary Black Warrior in Feudal Japan by Thomas Lockley and Geoffrey Girard

A Publishers Weekly Top Ten Upcoming History Title

“The time has come for history to embrace the amazing story of Yasuke. African Samurai underscores what can only be defined as global blackness.… There is much to learn about the wonder of his life. His story is a sharp blade cutting into invisibility.” —E. Ethelbert Miller

Tomorrow The One A Novel by John Marrs

A Wall Street Journal Best Science Fiction Book of 2018

“A shock on every other page.” —Wall Street Journal

Tomorrow I'll Be There for You: The One about Friends by Kelsey Miller

A Mental Floss Best Book of 2018

“My new favorite book.” —Busy Philipps

Tomorrow The Black Painting A Novel by Neil Olson

A Strand Magazine Best Book of the Year

“A riveting psychological thriller, a serious dissection of a dysfunctional family and an exploration of the power of art to change lives.” —Associated Press

Tomorrow The Lady from the Black Lagoon Hollywood Monsters and the Lost Legacy of Milicent Patrick by Mallory O’Meara

Los Angeles Times Bestseller

A Most Anticipated Book of 2019

A PureWow “Book We Can’t Wait to Read in 2019”

A Bustle Nonfiction Book Coming Out in 2019 to Start Getting Excited About

“Captivating and exhaustively researched… This is a fascinating slice of Hollywood history with a feminist slant, correcting a sexist wrong from decades ago and restoring Patrick to her rightful place of esteem.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)

Tomorrow The Emperor of Shoes A Novel by Spencer Wise

A Library Journal Best Debut of Summer 2018

“Evocative…The Emperor of Shoes underscores the extent to which the promise of economic opportunity still moves people across great distances on our planet… Wise [has] written a novel of our times…” —New York Times Book Review

Tomorrow MS-13: The Making of the World’s Most Dangerous Gang by Steven Dudley

Winner of the Columbia School of Journalism Lukas Prize for Work-in-Progress

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Editorial Team

Peter Joseph

Peter Joseph, Editorial Director

Prior to launching Hanover Square Press, Peter worked at Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin’s Press, most recently as Executive Editor, where he acquired and edited hardcover fiction and nonfiction for the Thomas Dunne Books imprint, as well as crime fiction for Minotaur Books and paperbacks for St. Martin’s Griffin and Macmillan’s Picador imprints. Over the years he has worked on books by such bestselling and award-winning authors as Peter Ackroyd, Richard A. Clarke, Dario Fo, Greg Graffin, Barbara Leaming, Robert Littell, Henry Marsh, Lisa Rogak, William Shatner, Wilbur Smith, Senator Robert C. Byrd, Senator Arlen Specter, and Senator Bernie Sanders.

John Glynn

John Glynn, Editor

John Glynn joined Hanover Square Press in 2017. Previously he worked at Scribner as an Associate Editor where he acquired and edited a diverse list of titles ranging from up-market commercial and literary fiction to narrative nonfiction, memoir, science, journalism, pop culture, and true crime. He has worked on numerous New York Times bestsellers including Murder in the Bayou, Shoe Dog, A Life in Parts, The Opposite of Loneliness, Working Stiff, The Promise of a Pencil, and ASAPScience, as well Sleeping Beauties by Stephen King and Owen King and Matthew Sullivan's Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore, a Barnes and Noble "Discover" pick. His authors have included National Book-Award winner Charles Johnson, baseball writer Bill James, Grammy nominated DJ A-Trak, Emmy and Golden Globe nominated screenwriter John Pielmeier and comedians Megan Amram and Isaac Oliver. His memoir Out East is forthcoming from Grand Central in May 2019.

Natalie Hallak

Natalie Hallak, Assistant Editor

Natalie Hallak is an Assistant Editor at Hanover Square Press and Park Row Books, where she supports the editorial directors on a broad range of commercial/literary fiction and nonfiction. In the past, she’s worked on books by bestselling authors such as Pam Jenoff, Mary Kubica, Kimberly Belle, and Jason Mott. Prior to joining Harlequin, Natalie developed her editorial skills at Touchstone, Putnam, and Writers House Literary Agency.