Book Review

The Body Scout: A Novel

By Lincoln Michel

Despite its many wild parts, this sci-fi/murder mystery comes together in an utterly satisfying whole.

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Crossroads: A Novel

By Jonathan Franzen

A 1970s Chicago family weathers change — personal, social, and spiritual — amid larger cultural upheaval.

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Silverview: A Novel

By John le Carré

The late spymaster’s world is still cold.

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This fun, twisty thriller is just right for Halloween.

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Shelter in Place

By David Leavitt

Unable to stomach the newly elected President Trump, a wealthy Manhattanite seeks succor in Venice.

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A lighthearted, fictional dash through Tinsel Town’s Golden Age.

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The master storyteller is back with a rollicking road trip that nonetheless wrestles with thorny moral questions.

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Escaping Dreamland

By Charlie Lovett

This dual-timeline story about the mysteries of children’s literature will inform and delight.