A bustling tale of American reinvention, with two half-sisters toiling to reverse their fortunes.
Andrew Shaffer has a new book to get you through the return of Syfy’s flying sharks on July 30.
A college student races against the clock to defuse the Cuban missile crisis.
“No Good Duke Goes Unpunished” takes prize for best historical romance.
‘Fantasy, Mass Culture, and Modernism in the Art of Winsor McCay’
Tom Burns traces the history of psychiatry from its heyday to today’s focus on drugs and neuroscience.
The final volume of the bestselling All Souls Trilogy.
The elusive motivation of British double agent Kim Philby.
Besides book on Manson family murders, historian also known for biography of J. Edgar Hoover.
Karen Joy Fowler, Siri Hustvedt, Richard Powers and Joshua Ferris among novelists competing for England’s most prestigious prize.
A small indie publisher in Tennessee has published three stories from the 1940s with new artwork by a young Brooklyn illustrator.
Mr. Berger wrote 23 novels, including the rollicking western that was made into a Dustin Hoffman movie.
The bestselling novelist’s daughter is the voice of “Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands“
A mesmerizing novel eschewing conventional style about the legendary Liverpool FC manager.
David Mitchell builds his latest work over 280 tweets.
The iconoclastic magazine launches a new Web site today that includes its entire archive.
Arthur Allen tells how two scientists deceived their Nazi bosses in search for typhus vaccine.
Michael Wolraich tracks the massive turnaround in partisan political fortunes in the early 20th century.
A lavish photobook about the British Ambassador’s residence in DC, by Anthony Seldon and Daniel Collings.
In new books, David Thomson and Kenneth Turan rate Hollywood’s offerings, new and old.
The books Washington has been reading.