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  • Dead Stars: A Novel

    By Bruce Wagner

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780142196878
    • Publisher: Plume
    • Published: July 2013
    Traces the experiences of very young breast cancer survivor Telma, who crosses paths with actor Michael Douglas during the latter's efforts to achieve his professional dream against a backdrop of riotous Hollywood culture. By the PEN Faulkner finalist author of The Chrysanthemum Palace.
  • Der Goldblutenpalast

    By Bruce Wagner

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9783807710242
    • Publisher: Rogner & Bernhard
    • Published: January 0001
  • I Met Someone

    By Bruce Wagner

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780399159367
    • Publisher: Blue Rider Press
    • Published: March 2016
    When her wife suffers a wrenching miscarriage, Oscar-winning actress Dusty embarks on a psychologically suspenseful search for the daughter she lost in her teens and uncovers the answer to a question that has haunted her for decades. By the author of The Chrysanthemum Palace.
  • I'll Let You Go

    By Bruce Wagner

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780375500022
    • Publisher: VILLARD BOOKS
    • Published: January 2002
    Novel about three generations of a Southern California family by the author of 'I'm Losing You.'
  • I'm Losing You

    By Bruce Wagner

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780452278684
    • Publisher: Plume
    • Published: September 1997
    A novel set in Hollywood brings together a offbeat crew that includes porn stars in love, scheming dermatologists, celebrity chore-whores, masseurs, traitorous shrinks, and sightless children, among others, in a glittering world of decadence. Reprint.
  • Memorial

    By Bruce Wagner

    Our Price: $8.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780743272360
    • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
    • Published: September 2007
    Attending an international architectural competition to commemorate tsunami victims, the members of the Herlihy family find their journey marked by religious conflicts and a devastating financial scam that threatens to tear them apart. By the author of The Chrysanthemum Palace. Reprint. 35,000 first printing.
  • Memorial

    By Bruce Wagner

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780743272353
    • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
    • Published: September 2006
    Following the conclusion of his Cellular trilogy, Bruce Wagner defined his reputation as an unflinching deconstructor of the idiosyncrasies of Los Angeles superficiality. In his most ambitious novel to date, he returns to familiar territory with the interweaving story of Joan and Marjorie Herlihy. Joan is a semi-successful architect in a competitive field where the cult of Starchitects win commissions by reputation alone. Shortlisted for a coveted memorial funded by a Napa billionaire, Joan will attempt to hold her life together while designing the career-defining piece. Joan's mother, Marjorie, however will make a valiant attempt to reunitee the family that has abandoned her for their busy lives.
  • Still Holding

    By Bruce Wagner

    Our Price: $8.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780743243384
    • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
    • Published: August 2004
    In the wake of a fan attack and the events of September 11, a handsome movie star and practicing Buddhist spends a year recuperating in the care of his ruthlessly opportunistic father, an endeavor that is marked by a starlet's effort to make the most of her first big break. Reprint. 40,000 first printing.
  • Still Holding: A Novel of Hollywood

    By Bruce Wagner

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780743243377
    • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
    • Published: November 2003
    In the wake of a fan attack and the events of September 11, a handsome movie star and practicing Buddhist spends a year recuperating in the care of his ruthlessly opportunistic father, an endeavor that is marked by a starlet's effort to make the most of her first big break. 40,000 first printing.
  • The Chrysanthemum Palace

    By Bruce Wagner

    Our Price: $5.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780743243407
    • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
    • Published: March 2006
    PEN/Faulkner Award Finalist. In this philosophical, heartbreaking novel about three friends lost in a California dream gone mad, Bertie Krohn, only child of Perry Krohn - creator of TV's longest running space opera, 'Starwatch: The Navigators' - recounts the story of the last months in the lives of his two friends: Thad Michelet, author, actor, and son of a literary titan; and Clea Freemantle, emotionally fragile daughter of a legendary movie star. He chronicles their futile struggles against the ravenous, narcissistic, and addicted Hollywood that claims them. 210p.
  • The Chrysanthemum Palace

    By Bruce Wagner

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780743243391
    • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
    • Published: February 2005
    Critically acclaimed author Bruce Wagner introduces us to Bertie Krohn, the only child of Perry Krohn, creator of TV's longest running space opera, Starwatch. Bertie recounts the story of the last months in the lives of his two companions, both children of Hollywood royalty, all attempting to get scale the peaks claimed by their sacred yet monstrous parents. Compulsive and poignant, this is a tragic tale of friendship and fate writ large - a tour de force by a major writer whose narrative delivers devastating emotional impact. Wagner is the author of 'Force Majeure;' 'I'm Losing You;' 'I'll Let You Go,' which was nominated for the PEN USA fiction award; and 'Still Holding.'
  • The Empty Chair

    By Bruce Wagner

    Our Price: $13.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780399165887
    • Publisher: Blue Rider Press
    • Published: December 2013
    "Comprised of companion novellas, The Empty Chair is a profound, heart-wrenching piece of spiritual storytelling from Bruce Wagner, the internationally acclaimed author of Dead Stars"--
  • The Empty Chair (Questions and Answers): Two Novellas

    By Bruce Wagner

    Our Price: $8.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780142181232
    • Publisher: Plume
    • Published: December 2014
    A fan-favorite duo of companion novellas by the award-winning author of The Chrysanthemum Palace includes First Guru, in which a gay Buddhist achieves enlightenment in the horrific aftermath of his child's suicide; and Second Guru, in which an aging wild child returns to India to complete the spiritual journey of her youth. 25,000 first printing.

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