By Chloe Benjamin
Does knowing the date of your death make a difference in how you live?
By Olaf Olafsson
A page-turner whose elusiveness leaves us longing for more.
By Alexis Peri
Previously suppressed journals tell of the horror endured by Russian civilians in WWII.
By Sarah Gristwood
A detail-rich chronicle of the Continent’s most formidable — if often unsung — monarchs.
By Janet Beard
This wartime tale is more a snooze than a page-turner.
By Bernard Cornwell
This fictional take on Shakespeare and his brother could have used more excitement.