Horse: A Novel

By Geraldine Brooks

Horse: A Novel

A sweeping look at racing — and race — in America.

Undelivered: The Never-Heard Speeches that Would Have Rewritten History

An edifying, bloated chronicle of what might’ve been.

Ethel Rosenberg

By Anne Sebba

Ethel Rosenberg

This riveting biography of the infamous “spy” makes a persuasive case for its subject’s innocence.

Shoko’s Smile

By Choi Eunyoung; translated by Sung Ryu

Shoko’s Smile

Melancholy permeates this spare, insightful collection from South Korea.

Before Central Park

By Sara Cedar Miller

Before Central Park

Unpacking the origins of Manhattan’s seminal space.

Jobs for Girls with Artistic Flair: A Novel

A queer, awkward teen longs to become a tattooist in 1980s New York.

Kalmann: An Icelandic Mystery

By Joachim B. Schmidt; translated by Jamie Lee Searle

Kalmann: An Icelandic Mystery

Set in a remote fishing village, this whodunit has a surprising amount of heart.

We Measure the Earth with Our Bodies: A Novel

This multi-generational saga follows the travails of Tibetan exiles.