Book Review

This witty collection explores how it is we fit into our own lives.

Book Review

A masterful account of the doomed ship whose sinking prefaced America's entry into the Great War.

Book Review

Death comes to gritty life in a fictionalized history of one of the most notorious events in the Old West, the stomping grounds of gun-slinging legends and heroes real and pumped up.

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This noir thriller kicks into high gear after a slow start.

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A cutting study of how American workers lost the will to battle for their well-being.

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X: A Novel

By Ilyasah Shabazz and Kekla Magoon

Famed civil-rights activist Malcolm X comes vividly to life in this rich, immersive tale.

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The Lost Child

By Caryl Phillips

Explore the plight of the outsider in this novel, which re-imagines Wuthering Heights and links it to a modern story of exile and difference.

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The Discreet Hero

By Mario Vargas Llosa; translated by Edith Grossman

A novel packed with energy and tumult finds room for keen descriptions of life’s small pleasures.