By John A. Nagy
A little-known history of deception, invisible ink, and other clandestine operations during the Revolutionary War.
By Jen Michalski
This arresting portrait of a dysfunctional family is stark but witty and beautifully observed.
By Daniel J. Levitin
An entertaining, user-friendly primer on evaluating data wisely.
By Monica Bhide
The past and present mingle in this charming story about the healing power of food.
By Ensaf Haidar with Andrea C. Hoffmann
A harrowing account of the price of freedom in Saudi Arabia.
By Amitav Ghosh
Why aren’t more literary novelists writing about the environment?