Book Review

Echo After Echo

By Amy Rose Capetta

Romance and backstage intrigue share the spotlight in this theatrical tale.

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The author’s second memoir searches the imagination with aesthetic, intellectual, and emotional force.

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Bonfire: A Novel

By Krysten Ritter

A 21st-century corporate scandal meets a small-town cover-up in this somewhat flawed debut.

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100 Amazing Facts about the Negro

By Henry Louis Gates Jr.

An easy-to-read essay collection that’s far more than a trivia compendium.

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The Safe House: A Novel

By Christophe Boltanski; translated by Laura Marris

A Parisian manse becomes a metaphorical frame for a century of memories.

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An idiosyncratic look at the future first president's genius in holding his army together.

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Across the China Sea: A Novel

By Gaute Heivoll; translated by Nadia Christensen

A short tale of an altruistic Norwegian family that packs an emotional wallop.

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This new biography charts the politician’s transformation from ruthless strategist to advocate for the dispossessed.