The gripping opening of this uneven thriller from Bauer (The Beautiful Dead) finds 11-yea

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The Publisher Weekly
14 May 2018
Fiction

A destabilizing, almost hallucinatory unreality wisps through Idra Novey’s “

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The Boston Globe
Laura Collins-Hughes
09 Nov 2018
Fiction

In Richard Selzer’s fictional story “Whither Thou Goest,” a widow searches for the man wh

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The New York Times
Randi Epstein
05 Nov 2018
History

Jill Lepore’s one-volume history runs from Christopher Columbus to Donald Trump

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The Economist
The Economist
18 Oct 2018
History

A magisterial biography of the 20th-century philosopher, curator, and prime mover of the

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kirkus Reviews
01 Feb 2018
Biography

One Chemist’s Single-Minded Crusade for Food Safety at the Turn of the Twentieth

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The New York Times
Eric Schlosser
16 Oct 2018
Business

Sarah Smarsh is a fifth-generation Kansan, a daughter of the working class and a successf

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The Washington Post
Elizabeth Catte
05 Oct 2018
Culture

The reputations of politicians go through distinct phases.

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The Wall Street Journal
Richard Brookhiser
27 Sep 2018
Biography

For aspiring writers out there, Gail Honeyman’s route to publication is the stuff of drea

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The Irish Times
Sarah Gilmartin
22 Jul 2017
Fiction

A Russian count lives out communism in genteel internal exile.

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The Times
Laura Freeman
11 Feb 2017
Fiction

Kristin Hannah has written more than 20 novels, but it took one monster hit to really put

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The New York Times
Janet Maslin
01 Feb 2018
Fiction

Temples, gardens and crafts feature in a beautifully illustrated transcription of Alex Ke

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The Guardian
PD Smith
17 Aug 2018
Culture

There’s a disclaimer at the beginning of Nell Stevens’s latest book, confessing to having

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The Guardian
Claire Harman
28 Sep 2018
Biography

In this startlingly assured debut exploring class, loss and the consolations of devotiona

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The Guardian
Colin Barrett
06 Oct 2018
Fiction