The Winning Ticket: Uncovering America’s Biggest Lottery Scam

The entertaining tale of a gamer gone bad.

Plunder

By Cynthia Saltzman

Plunder

A riveting piece of European history told through a work of art.

Drafted

By Heywood Gould

Drafted

A rollicking, smart-alecky recollection of a turbulent time in America.

The Islander: My Life in Music and Beyond

By Chris Blackwell with Paul Morley

The Islander: My Life in Music and Beyond

Reflections of a Brit kingmaker whose hits outnumbered his misses. Barely.

First & Wildest: The Gila Wilderness at 100

Edited by Elizabeth Hightower Allen

First & Wildest: The Gila Wilderness at 100

Pondering the past and future of a New Mexico treasure.

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.

Before Central Park

By Sara Cedar Miller

Before Central Park

Unpacking the origins of Manhattan’s seminal space.