The House of Eve: A Novel

By Sadeqa Johnson

The House of Eve: A Novel

The parallel stories of two women highlight the contaminating effect of racism across generations.

A Heart That Works

By Rob Delaney

A Heart That Works

Can’t imagine losing your child? Try.

A Brief History of Timekeeping

A deep, informative dive into ticks and tocks.

Chasing History

By Carl Bernstein

Chasing History

The famed journalist recalls how it all started.

The Backstreets: A Novel from Xinjiang

By Perhat Tursun; translated by Darren Byler and Anonymous

The Backstreets: A Novel from Xinjiang

A young Uyghur man struggles to find something in this disorienting Kafkaesque tale.

Personality and Power: Builders and Destroyers of Modern Europe

Assessing a dozen leaders’ pivotal (or not-so-pivotal) impact on the world.