A recap of the books we’ve spotlighted in the past few days.

    Book Review

    A Face Like Glass

    By Frances Hardinge

    An unusual tale of a land where cheese is king and self-expression is verboten.

    Poetry Review

    A monthly feature that looks at books of and about poetry.

    Book Review

    G-Man: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel

    By Stephen Hunter

    Guts, guns, and gangsters are all on display in this latest installment of the popular series.

    Beyond The Book

    What do book lovers have queued up on their nightstands and ready to read before lights-out? We asked one of them, and here’s what she said.

    Book Review

    Broken River: A Novel

    By J. Robert Lennon

    This haunted-house story gets too caught up in a misguided critique of the publishing industry.

    Book Review

    The Baker’s Secret: A Novel

    By Stephen P. Kiernan

    A story of resistance and resilience in Nazi-occupied France.


    The Israeli author snags the coveted international prize

    Beyond The Book

    In honor of the literary game the late Christopher Hitchens used to play with his friend Salman Rushdie, “Titles That Didn’t Quite Make It,” here are some well-known book names that seem, um, less compelling with just one word swapped out.

    Book Review

    An art historian interprets the father of psychoanalysis via a cycle of sexually charged paintings.

    Author Q&A

    The former soldier and prosecutor talks about his unusual path to writing — and the eerie prescience of his debut novel.