By Diana Preston
The story of Bali Ha’i, Captain Bligh, and Botany Bay.
By Amy Tan
The author’s second memoir searches the imagination with aesthetic, intellectual, and emotional force.
By Krysten Ritter
A 21st-century corporate scandal meets a small-town cover-up in this somewhat flawed debut.
By Franco Tartaglia
By Henry Louis Gates Jr.
An easy-to-read essay collection that’s far more than a trivia compendium.
By Christophe Boltanski; translated by Laura Marris
A Parisian manse becomes a metaphorical frame for a century of memories.