The author's reflections on the turmoil in the land of his birth speak with renewed urgency.
How the British forced Washington into retreat -- and opened the door to his eventual victory. [...]
In Depression-era Florida, young Thea oversteps the boundaries of propriety and is sent away to an all-girls camp in North Carolina to be made into a “lady,” in this wry novel of rarefied suspense. [...]
Just in time for Superman’s 75th birthday and new feature film, this riveting biography tells the story of two ordinary Canadian reporters who created the ubiquitous Man of Steel. [...]
An unclassifiable writer looks at how stories take us on unexpected journeys.
Unforgettable fathers from fiction.
A poignant novel of two lost souls and a dream of freedom, from the author of Riddley Walker. [...]
Dripping with Gatsby-esque tragedy, this story of a wealthy family’s annual pilgrimage to Cape Cod mixes malcontents and murder in a raucous cocktail. [...]
Very few debut novels exhibit the charm, assurance, emotional depth and bravura fabulation which the lucky reader will discover in Helene Wecker's The Golem and the Jinni. Like some agreeable conflation of Isaac Bashevis Singer, Mark Helprin and the [...]
The suspense master on five books his beloved character Odd Thomas would recommend.